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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Witney 21.43% 25.53% 28.85%
As % of the Vendors category 24.00% 72.73% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 15
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
25 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Witney 89.29% 35.11% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 30
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £45,000 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) DNS
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) DHCP
3 7 (58.33%) VPN
3 7 (58.33%) SAN
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Service Management
4 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) SLA
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (41.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) VLAN
5 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
5 5 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (33.33%) MCP
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Witney by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) DHCP
3 7 (58.33%) VPN
3 7 (58.33%) SAN
4 5 (41.67%) VLAN
5 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) PBX
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Systems Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Systems Support
3 3 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 3 (25.00%) IT Support
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Service Management
2 5 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) QMS
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (33.33%) MCP
4 2 (16.67%) MCSE
4 2 (16.67%) MCT
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (8.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Kaspersky
2 2 (16.67%) Apple
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