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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 62 40
Rank change year-on-year -12 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.99% 3.14% 5.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.52% 12.30% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 41
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,250 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,125 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.80% +0.34%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 155 187 242
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 21.99% 25.55% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 127 159 191
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Office 365
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) MCSA
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) MCSE
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) CSS3
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
5 3 (21.43%) Skype
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 3 (21.43%) Apple
5 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) MCP
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management

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 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 2 (14.29%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Skype
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) Intranet
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) PABX
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (14.29%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Web Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) CSS3
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) Ajax
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Microservices
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) SOLID
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) MCSA
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) A+ Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCP
3 2 (14.29%) MCPD
3 2 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Apple
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
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