Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -22 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 30 48 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 9.23% 20.60% 29.57%
As % of the Vendors category 14.22% 35.56% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 61
Abingdon median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,475 £20,250
90th Percentile £37,250 £47,500 £46,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 211 135 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 64.92% 57.94% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 71 64 115
Abingdon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £52,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
3 15 (50.00%) Finance
4 12 (40.00%) Degree
4 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 10 (33.33%) .NET
5 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (30.00%) Tableau
6 9 (30.00%) MDX
6 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (26.67%) IT Strategy
7 8 (26.67%) Dimensional Modelling
7 8 (26.67%) Marketing
7 8 (26.67%) Data Migration
7 8 (26.67%) Hadoop
7 8 (26.67%) Data Quality
7 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
7 8 (26.67%) Big Data
7 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
7 8 (26.67%) ETL

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 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (23.33%) SaaS
4 4 (13.33%) Office 365
5 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
2 2 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.33%) VLAN
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (26.67%) Big Data
4 8 (26.67%) Hadoop
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.33%) Power BI
5 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) TestLink
1 1 (3.33%) TestRail
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Data Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse Architect
2 8 (26.67%) IT Architect
2 8 (26.67%) IT Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Technical Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Applications Support
3 7 (23.33%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) IT Support
3 7 (23.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Remote Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Web Applications Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Web Applications Support
4 5 (16.67%) Web Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Web Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) .NET
1 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 9 (30.00%) MDX
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Fintech
2 2 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 9 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (26.67%) CRM
3 8 (26.67%) Data Migration
3 8 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 8 (26.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 8 (26.67%) ETL
3 8 (26.67%) IT Strategy
3 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 8 (26.67%) Migration
3 8 (26.67%) Project Management
3 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (6.67%) OO
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C#
2 3 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 8 (26.67%) MBA
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
3 1 (3.33%) PMO
3 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Tableau
2 8 (26.67%) Cognos
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) Apple
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Sophos