The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 10 28 8
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Witney 29.41% 7.14% 25.58%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 46.15% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 11
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Witney region.

Vendors Category
Witney
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Witney 29.41% 15.48% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 17
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Witney

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 29 (82.86%) MS Excel
2 27 (77.14%) SQL Server
3 23 (65.71%) HTML
4 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
4 22 (62.86%) C#
4 22 (62.86%) .NET
4 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET
5 18 (51.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (48.57%) CSS
7 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (34.29%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (34.29%) CSS3
8 12 (34.29%) HTML5
9 9 (25.71%) SQL
10 6 (17.14%) Windows
10 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (17.14%) MVC
11 5 (14.29%) MCTS
11 5 (14.29%) Web Development
11 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
11 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (14.29%) Degree
11 5 (14.29%) Mathematics
12 4 (11.43%) Web Application Development
12 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
12 4 (11.43%) Web Design

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Witney by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (82.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) LAN
1 2 (5.71%) WAN
1 2 (5.71%) VLAN
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (77.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (51.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) Senior Developer
3 10 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) SQL DBA
5 5 (14.29%) Server Administrator
5 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (14.29%) Administrator
5 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) DBA
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (11.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) IT Support
6 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Support
9 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) HTML
2 22 (62.86%) .NET
2 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET
3 17 (48.57%) CSS
4 12 (34.29%) HTML5
4 12 (34.29%) CSS3
5 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.86%) Web Services
6 1 (2.86%) XML
6 1 (2.86%) Ajax
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.86%) WCF
6 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.86%) Blog
3 1 (2.86%) Social Media
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
2 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) MVC
1 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.29%) Web Development
2 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.43%) Web Application Development
3 4 (11.43%) Web Design
4 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.86%) Load Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.86%) Online Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.86%) SEO
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Scrum
5 1 (2.86%) OOP
5 1 (2.86%) OO
5 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) C#
1 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.57%) VB
4 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (14.29%) MCTS
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) CCNA
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Symantec
2 1 (2.86%) VMware
2 1 (2.86%) Telerik
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco
2 1 (2.86%) IBM
2 1 (2.86%) Dell
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Salary/Benefits will be above market rate for relevant years of experience
Posted: 21 days ago