Period
to 15 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Microsoft
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 15 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 21 17 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 12.28% 9.94% 36.15%
As % of the Vendors category 24.71% 20.24% 46.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 72
Abingdon median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -15.58% -1.28%
10th Percentile £27,500 £18,500 £22,575
90th Percentile £39,450 £56,250 £52,375
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Abingdon.

All Vendors
Abingdon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 85 84 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 49.71% 49.12% 77.80%
Number of salaries quoted 64 64 149
Abingdon median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,900 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,350 £65,000 £57,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - -1.10% +10.98%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Abingdon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Abingdon

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Abingdon over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Abingdon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) SaaS
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (33.33%) VMware
6 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (23.81%) Firewall
7 5 (23.81%) DNS
7 5 (23.81%) WAN
7 5 (23.81%) DHCP
8 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (19.05%) LAN
8 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
8 4 (19.05%) SAP
8 4 (19.05%) VPN
8 4 (19.05%) MCP
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco
8 4 (19.05%) HP
8 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
8 4 (19.05%) Wireless
8 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (19.05%) SOLIDWORKS

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (19.05%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) SaaS
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (23.81%) DHCP
2 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (19.05%) VLAN
3 4 (19.05%) VPN
3 4 (19.05%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) GIS
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Applications Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Applications Support
2 9 (42.86%) Applications Support Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) IT Support
2 9 (42.86%) Remote Support Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) IT Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) Web Applications Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) Web Applications Support
4 7 (33.33%) Web Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) Web Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Security Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Security Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
1 4 (19.05%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (9.52%) Fintech
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) B2B
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (4.76%) Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) SDLC
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
1 4 (19.05%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PMO
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Apple
4 1 (4.76%) ABBYY
4 1 (4.76%) ESRI
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter