The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Witney region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Witney region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 10 21 3
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 15 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Witney 31.91% 9.68% 34.15%
As % of the Vendors category 88.24% 46.15% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 14
Average salary £42,500 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Witney
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
17 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Witney 36.17% 20.97% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 15
Average salary £32,250 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Witney

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Witney region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Witney

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Witney

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Witney region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Witney

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Witney

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Witney region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Witney

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Witney

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Witney region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 35 (85.37%) MS Excel
2 33 (80.49%) SQL Server
3 29 (70.73%) HTML
4 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
4 28 (68.29%) C#
4 28 (68.29%) .NET
4 28 (68.29%) ASP.NET
5 24 (58.54%) CSS
5 24 (58.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (43.90%) CSS3
7 18 (43.90%) HTML5
8 17 (41.46%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (21.95%) SQL
10 6 (14.63%) Windows
11 5 (12.20%) Web Application Development
11 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (12.20%) MVC
11 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (12.20%) Web Design
11 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
11 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
11 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
11 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
12 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (9.76%) MCTS
12 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (9.76%) Web Development
12 4 (9.76%) Degree
12 4 (9.76%) Mathematics

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Witney by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Witney region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (85.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) LAN
1 2 (4.88%) WAN
1 2 (4.88%) VLAN
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (80.49%) SQL Server
2 24 (58.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) Senior Developer
3 11 (26.83%) .NET Developer
4 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
5 6 (14.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (14.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (12.20%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) DBA
6 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (12.20%) Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) SQL DBA
6 5 (12.20%) Server Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) IT Support
8 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
10 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) SEO Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) HTML
2 28 (68.29%) .NET
2 28 (68.29%) ASP.NET
3 24 (58.54%) CSS
4 18 (43.90%) CSS3
4 18 (43.90%) HTML5
5 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.88%) jQuery
7 1 (2.44%) WCF
7 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (2.44%) Ajax
7 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET
7 1 (2.44%) Web Services
7 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.44%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.44%) Blog
3 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.44%) Social Media
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
2 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.20%) Web Application Development
1 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (12.20%) MVC
1 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (12.20%) Web Design
1 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
2 4 (9.76%) Web Development
3 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
3 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.44%) Load Testing
4 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.44%) Online Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) SEO
4 1 (2.44%) Migration
4 1 (2.44%) Scrum
4 1 (2.44%) SOA
4 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
1 28 (68.29%) C#
2 9 (21.95%) SQL
3 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.76%) MCTS
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) CCNA
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Symantec
2 1 (2.44%) Telerik
2 1 (2.44%) VMware
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco
2 1 (2.44%) IBM
2 1 (2.44%) Dell