Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bicester 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 20 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 > Bicester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 8 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bicester 14.29% 20.00% 32.08%
As % of the Vendors category 17.65% 85.71% 68.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 18
Bicester median annual salary £33,500 £31,250 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.20% -7.41% +50.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £20,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £34,250 £47,250 £53,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.58% -5.63% -

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 Bicester.

All Vendors
Bicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 17 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bicester 80.95% 23.33% 47.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 21
Bicester median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +59.57%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,375 £18,500
90th Percentile £44,250 £55,750 £53,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Bicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Bicester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bicester

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Bicester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Bicester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Automotive
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Software Licensing
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bicester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Software Licensing
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco