Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 17 October 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 > Oxford
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 11 17
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 157 241 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 10.12% 15.81% 12.62%
As % of the Vendors category 33.98% 44.46% 34.90%
Number of salaries quoted 139 200 174
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,900 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £56,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% -5.00%

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 Oxford.

All Vendors
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 462 542 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 29.77% 35.56% 36.16%
Number of salaries quoted 401 439 465
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +15.85%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £64,000 £70,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% -5.26% +13.10%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Oxford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Oxford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Oxford over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 90 (57.32%) .NET
2 68 (43.31%) SQL Server
3 65 (41.40%) C#
4 61 (38.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 56 (35.67%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (35.67%) MVC
6 55 (35.03%) JavaScript
6 55 (35.03%) ASP.NET
7 52 (33.12%) HTML
8 51 (32.48%) Software Engineering
9 45 (28.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (28.66%) Java
10 42 (26.75%) jQuery
11 40 (25.48%) Web Application Development
12 34 (21.66%) Windows
12 34 (21.66%) AngularJS
13 32 (20.38%) Web Services
14 31 (19.75%) SQL
14 31 (19.75%) Office 365
15 30 (19.11%) CSS
16 29 (18.47%) HTML5
17 28 (17.83%) User Experience
18 27 (17.20%) Google
19 26 (16.56%) OO
19 26 (16.56%) Active Directory
19 26 (16.56%) Microservices
20 25 (15.92%) Google Cloud Platform
21 24 (15.29%) Go
22 23 (14.65%) UX Design
23 22 (14.01%) ASP.NET Web API

Microsoft
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 6 (3.82%) Apache
1 6 (3.82%) CMS
2 5 (3.18%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.91%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.27%) IIS
4 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.64%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.64%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (10.83%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (8.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.64%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.64%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 61 (38.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (19.75%) Office 365
3 25 (15.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 17 (10.83%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (5.73%) SaaS
6 6 (3.82%) IaaS
6 6 (3.82%) PaaS
7 2 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.27%) GitHub
7 2 (1.27%) Slack
8 1 (0.64%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.73%) DNS
2 5 (3.18%) Internet
3 4 (2.55%) DHCP
3 4 (2.55%) LAN
3 4 (2.55%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.55%) WAN
4 2 (1.27%) Firewall
4 2 (1.27%) VoIP
4 2 (1.27%) VPN
5 1 (0.64%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.64%) HTTP
5 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.64%) Intranet
5 1 (0.64%) Network Security
5 1 (0.64%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (43.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.46%) MySQL
3 6 (3.82%) Power BI
4 4 (2.55%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.27%) Big Data
6 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.27%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.27%) QlikView
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.64%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.64%) GIS
7 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.64%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.64%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 6 (3.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.18%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.55%) CruiseControl
3 4 (2.55%) NUnit
4 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.27%) JIRA
5 1 (0.64%) MorphX
5 1 (0.64%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (5.73%) Finance
2 6 (3.82%) Games
3 4 (2.55%) Advertising
4 2 (1.27%) Marketing
4 2 (1.27%) Publishing
4 2 (1.27%) Retail
4 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.64%) Local Government
5 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (39.49%) Developer
2 33 (21.02%) .NET Developer
3 30 (19.11%) Software Engineer
4 24 (15.29%) Software Developer
5 23 (14.65%) Cloud Engineer
6 17 (10.83%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 17 (10.83%) Product Developer
7 12 (7.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (5.73%) IT Engineer
9 9 (5.73%) SQL Developer
10 8 (5.10%) .NET Software Developer
10 8 (5.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) Support Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) .NET Software Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) Architect
11 7 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (4.46%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.46%) Cloud Developer
11 7 (4.46%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (57.32%) .NET
2 55 (35.03%) ASP.NET
3 52 (33.12%) HTML
4 45 (28.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (26.75%) jQuery
6 34 (21.66%) AngularJS
7 32 (20.38%) Web Services
8 30 (19.11%) CSS
9 29 (18.47%) HTML5
10 22 (14.01%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (12.10%) .NET Framework
12 9 (5.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (5.10%) WinForms
14 4 (2.55%) XML
15 3 (1.91%) Natural Language Processing
15 3 (1.91%) React
15 3 (1.91%) RESTful
15 3 (1.91%) WPF
16 2 (1.27%) Elastic Stack
16 2 (1.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.83%) User Experience
2 21 (13.38%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.18%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.55%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.91%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.91%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.64%) iPad
9 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.66%) Windows
2 20 (12.74%) Windows Server
3 9 (5.73%) Linux
4 7 (4.46%) Android
4 7 (4.46%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.46%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.91%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.64%) Unix
6 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (35.67%) Agile Software Development
1 56 (35.67%) MVC
2 51 (32.48%) Software Engineering
3 40 (25.48%) Web Application Development
4 26 (16.56%) Microservices
4 26 (16.56%) OO
5 23 (14.65%) UX Design
6 21 (13.38%) Mobile Application Development
7 17 (10.83%) Test Automation
8 13 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (7.64%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (7.01%) Scrum
11 10 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (5.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 9 (5.73%) Network Virtualisation
13 8 (5.10%) Project Management
13 8 (5.10%) SDLC
14 7 (4.46%) DevOps
14 7 (4.46%) Web Development
15 6 (3.82%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 65 (41.40%) C#
2 55 (35.03%) JavaScript
3 45 (28.66%) Java
4 31 (19.75%) SQL
5 24 (15.29%) Go
6 22 (14.01%) C++
7 8 (5.10%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.46%) Python
9 6 (3.82%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.18%) R
11 2 (1.27%) C
11 2 (1.27%) PHP
11 2 (1.27%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.27%) XQuery
12 1 (0.64%) Ruby
12 1 (0.64%) VB
12 1 (0.64%) VBA
12 1 (0.64%) X++
12 1 (0.64%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (6.37%) Degree
2 3 (1.91%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.91%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.82%) QA
2 3 (1.91%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (1.91%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 3 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) GDPR
System Software
1 26 (16.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.82%) Hyper-V
2 6 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.55%) Docker
4 3 (1.91%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.55%) Puppet
2 3 (1.91%) Nessus
3 2 (1.27%) Ansible
3 2 (1.27%) Kibana
3 2 (1.27%) logstash
3 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.27%) Packer
3 2 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.27%) Terraform
4 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (17.20%) Google
2 10 (6.37%) Cisco
3 8 (5.10%) VMware
4 4 (2.55%) Okta
5 2 (1.27%) ABBYY
5 2 (1.27%) Alteryx
5 2 (1.27%) Apple
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle
5 2 (1.27%) SAP
5 2 (1.27%) Tableau
6 1 (0.64%) Meraki
6 1 (0.64%) Northgate
6 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.64%) Siemens
6 1 (0.64%) Xamarin