Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 3 10
Rank change year-on-year -35 +7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 105 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 5.48% 26.92% 17.30%
As % of the Vendors category 9.82% 35.84% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 49 39
Abingdon median annual salary £20,750 £45,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -53.89% +69.81% -47.00%
10th Percentile £18,500 £29,700 £23,100
90th Percentile £50,125 £63,750 £46,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00% -

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 163 293 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 55.82% 75.13% 50.17%
Number of salaries quoted 76 98 86
Abingdon median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +21.21%
10th Percentile £21,875 £26,427 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,875 £57,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,116
% change year-on-year -5.26% +12.78% +5.29%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Abingdon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) MDX
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (25.00%) Tableau
5 3 (18.75%) Data Quality
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
5 3 (18.75%) Big Data
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Marketing
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
5 3 (18.75%) IT Strategy
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 3 (18.75%) Firewall

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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) TestLink
1 1 (6.25%) TestRail
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Local Government
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Service Desk Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) 1st Line Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (31.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Service Desk Support
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Data Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 3 (18.75%) IT Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) CRM
2 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
2 3 (18.75%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (18.75%) ETL
2 3 (18.75%) IT Strategy
2 3 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Tableau
2 3 (18.75%) Cognos
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Sophos