Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 32 4
Rank change year-on-year +11 -28 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 13 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 8.99% 5.65% 32.56%
As % of the Vendors category 17.98% 11.02% 41.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 64
Abingdon median annual salary £32,500 £22,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.07% -46.06% +55.66%
10th Percentile £28,750 £18,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,000 £53,625 £60,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 89 118 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 50.00% 51.30% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 47 67 135
Abingdon median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +29.87% -3.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £21,800 £25,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,500 £58,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% -5.26% +13.10%

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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) WAN
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) Degree
3 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
5 5 (31.25%) Wireless
5 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (31.25%) Information Security
5 5 (31.25%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (31.25%) HP
5 5 (31.25%) DHCP
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 5 (31.25%) VPN
5 5 (31.25%) DNS
5 5 (31.25%) SAP
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) MCP
5 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
5 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
5 5 (31.25%) LAN

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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) ArcGIS
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (31.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
1 7 (43.75%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) VLAN
2 5 (31.25%) VPN
2 5 (31.25%) Wireless
3 2 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Security Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Security Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Web Applications Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 5 (31.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (31.25%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Physics
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) MCP
3 2 (12.50%) PhD
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) ABBYY
4 1 (6.25%) ESRI
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Twitter