Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 82 99
Rank change year-on-year -29 +17 -54
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 40 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.43% 2.52% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 8.62% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 40 15
Oxford median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £34,950 £35,500 £20,400
90th Percentile £46,300 £52,500 £64,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,750 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -20.56% +38.46% -13.33%

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 359 464 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 25.48% 29.26% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 327 421 270
Oxford median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £26,125
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £63,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +7.14%

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
3 4 (66.67%) MCSA
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) MCP
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) QNAP
4 3 (50.00%) Mimecast
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (33.33%) Task Automation
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (33.33%) Android
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) Python

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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Mimecast
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) BYOD
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Task Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) MCP
2 4 (66.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) pfSense
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Clonezilla
2 1 (16.67%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) QNAP
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Polycom
3 1 (16.67%) VMware