Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 94 40
Rank change year-on-year +14 -54 +42
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 36 25 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.36% 1.70% 6.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.45% 7.74% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 94
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -12.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,750 £54,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £31,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +41.73% -15.33% -16.67%

Microsoft Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 426 323 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 27.97% 21.91% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 367 276 375
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,950 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £56,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50% +5.26%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Oxford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Oxford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Oxford over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 33 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 27 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 25 (69.44%) HTML5
3 25 (69.44%) C#
3 25 (69.44%) HTML
3 25 (69.44%) .NET
3 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET
3 25 (69.44%) MCP
3 25 (69.44%) MVC
3 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 24 (66.67%) NServiceBus
4 24 (66.67%) MCPD
4 24 (66.67%) Microservices
4 24 (66.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 24 (66.67%) Kendo UI
4 24 (66.67%) SOLID
5 17 (47.22%) CSS3
5 17 (47.22%) CSS
5 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
6 16 (44.44%) SSDT
6 16 (44.44%) Web Development
6 16 (44.44%) Ajax
7 8 (22.22%) Entity Framework
7 8 (22.22%) Sitefinity
7 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 8 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (19.44%) ITIL
8 7 (19.44%) Windows

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 24 (66.67%) NServiceBus
2 8 (22.22%) Sitefinity
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.56%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (2.78%) BASE24
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) DNS
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) IPv6
2 1 (2.78%) PABX
2 1 (2.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SSDT
2 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 24 (66.67%) Applications Developer
3 16 (44.44%) Senior Applications Developer
3 16 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 16 (44.44%) Web Applications Developer
3 16 (44.44%) Web Developer
4 12 (33.33%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 12 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Business Systems Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) IT Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) .NET
1 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET
1 25 (69.44%) HTML
1 25 (69.44%) HTML5
2 24 (66.67%) Kendo UI
3 17 (47.22%) CSS
3 17 (47.22%) CSS3
4 16 (44.44%) Ajax
5 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 8 (22.22%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (2.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Debian
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) MVC
3 24 (66.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 24 (66.67%) Microservices
3 24 (66.67%) SOLID
3 24 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 16 (44.44%) Web Development
5 7 (19.44%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 3 (8.33%) ERP
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.56%) Data Management
7 2 (5.56%) High Availability
7 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
8 1 (2.78%) CRM
8 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) C#
2 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (69.44%) MCP
2 24 (66.67%) MCPD
3 7 (19.44%) MCSE
4 5 (13.89%) Degree
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (13.89%) MCDBA
4 5 (13.89%) MCITP
5 4 (11.11%) MCSA
6 2 (5.56%) CCNA
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 3 (8.33%) Avaya
4 2 (5.56%) Hyperion
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) VMware