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 3 months to 27 June 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 / Oxford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 13 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 132 106 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 18.75% 14.30% 17.21%
As % of the Vendors category 52.80% 34.30% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 104 89 124
Median salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 250 309 291
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 35.51% 41.70% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 201 270 247
Median salary £44,031 £50,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.93% +21.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 117 (44.49%) Windows
2 99 (37.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (32.32%) Active Directory
4 84 (31.94%) SQL Server
5 83 (31.56%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (30.42%) .NET
7 65 (24.71%) Windows Server
8 63 (23.95%) Hyper-V
8 63 (23.95%) Office 365
9 62 (23.57%) C#
10 59 (22.43%) SQL
10 59 (22.43%) CSS
11 56 (21.29%) JavaScript
12 54 (20.53%) Windows Server 2012
13 53 (20.15%) Skype for Business
14 52 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
14 52 (19.77%) ASP.NET
15 45 (17.11%) HTML
16 42 (15.97%) SCOM
16 42 (15.97%) Skype
17 41 (15.59%) jQuery
18 39 (14.83%) SCCM
19 38 (14.45%) Identity Management
20 37 (14.07%) PBX
20 37 (14.07%) PSTN
21 36 (13.69%) IaaS
22 34 (12.93%) HTML5
22 34 (12.93%) DNS
23 33 (12.55%) Firewall
24 32 (12.17%) MVC

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 53 (20.15%) Skype for Business
2 18 (6.84%) WordPress
3 17 (6.46%) Drupal
4 16 (6.08%) CMS
5 14 (5.32%) MS Exchange
6 13 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (4.18%) Sitecore CMS
7 11 (4.18%) Umbraco
8 9 (3.42%) IIS
9 6 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.90%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.52%) MS Project Server
12 3 (1.14%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.76%) ArcGIS
14 1 (0.38%) GeoServer
14 1 (0.38%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (6.46%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (4.18%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (3.04%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (3.80%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.38%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 99 (37.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (23.95%) Office 365
3 52 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (13.69%) IaaS
5 22 (8.37%) PaaS
6 11 (4.18%) SaaS
7 10 (3.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (2.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.52%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (0.76%) BrowserStack
10 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.38%) AdWords
11 1 (0.38%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.38%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.97%) Skype
2 37 (14.07%) PBX
2 37 (14.07%) PSTN
3 34 (12.93%) DNS
4 33 (12.55%) Firewall
5 30 (11.41%) DHCP
5 30 (11.41%) VPN
6 21 (7.98%) LDAP
7 18 (6.84%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (6.46%) Kerberos
9 14 (5.32%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (4.56%) BGP
11 11 (4.18%) Cisco ISE
11 11 (4.18%) Cisco Wireless
11 11 (4.18%) WAAS
11 11 (4.18%) Wireless
12 9 (3.42%) OSPF
12 9 (3.42%) TCP/IP
13 7 (2.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 7 (2.66%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (31.94%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.75%) MySQL
3 11 (4.18%) Power BI
4 6 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.90%) Big Data
6 4 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (1.52%) Data Lake
6 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.14%) QlikView
7 3 (1.14%) Spotfire
7 3 (1.14%) SSDT
8 2 (0.76%) GIS
8 2 (0.76%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.38%) MS Access
9 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (11.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (4.94%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.52%) JIRA
4 3 (1.14%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.76%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.76%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.76%) JUnit
5 2 (0.76%) NUnit
5 2 (0.76%) Selenium
5 2 (0.76%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.38%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 27 (10.27%) Finance
2 15 (5.70%) Marketing
3 9 (3.42%) Advertising
4 4 (1.52%) Local Government
4 4 (1.52%) Retail
5 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.76%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.38%) Publishing
7 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (34.60%) Developer
2 66 (25.10%) Analyst
3 45 (17.11%) C# Developer
4 44 (16.73%) .NET Developer
5 37 (14.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (11.41%) Systems Engineer
7 21 (7.98%) Web Developer
8 20 (7.60%) Software Developer
9 18 (6.84%) Cisco Analyst
9 18 (6.84%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 18 (6.84%) Network Analyst
10 17 (6.46%) IT Analyst
11 16 (6.08%) Applications Developer
11 16 (6.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 16 (6.08%) Support Engineer
11 16 (6.08%) Test Analyst
11 16 (6.08%) Web Applications Developer
12 15 (5.70%) .NET Web Developer
13 14 (5.32%) C# Web Developer
14 13 (4.94%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (30.42%) .NET
2 59 (22.43%) CSS
3 52 (19.77%) ASP.NET
4 45 (17.11%) HTML
5 41 (15.59%) jQuery
6 34 (12.93%) HTML5
7 29 (11.03%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (10.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (8.75%) AngularJS
9 23 (8.75%) Gherkin
10 22 (8.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (5.32%) Web Services
12 13 (4.94%) React
13 11 (4.18%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.90%) CSS3
14 5 (1.90%) WinForms
15 3 (1.14%) Kendo UI
15 3 (1.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (1.14%) WPF
15 3 (1.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.27%) Mobile App
2 12 (4.56%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (3.42%) BYOD
3 9 (3.42%) PKI
4 8 (3.04%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.04%) User Experience
5 6 (2.28%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.28%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.90%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.90%) New Media
6 5 (1.90%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.52%) Clustering
8 3 (1.14%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.14%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.76%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.76%) iPad
10 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 117 (44.49%) Windows
2 65 (24.71%) Windows Server
3 54 (20.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (10.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (9.51%) Apple iOS
6 24 (9.13%) Android
7 22 (8.37%) Linux
8 9 (3.42%) Windows Vista
9 6 (2.28%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.52%) Unix
10 4 (1.52%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.52%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.14%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.76%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.76%) CentOS
12 2 (0.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (31.56%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (14.45%) Identity Management
3 32 (12.17%) MVC
3 32 (12.17%) Scrum
4 31 (11.79%) OO
5 26 (9.89%) Test Automation
6 25 (9.51%) Mobile Application Development
7 24 (9.13%) Front End Development
7 24 (9.13%) Kanban
7 24 (9.13%) Mentoring
8 23 (8.75%) System Testing
9 22 (8.37%) Android Development
9 22 (8.37%) iOS Development
10 18 (6.84%) Service Design
11 17 (6.46%) ITIL
12 16 (6.08%) Software Engineering
13 14 (5.32%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (5.32%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (5.32%) SDLC
14 13 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 62 (23.57%) C#
2 59 (22.43%) SQL
3 56 (21.29%) JavaScript
4 30 (11.41%) Java
5 25 (9.51%) PowerShell
6 23 (8.75%) PHP
7 12 (4.56%) C++
8 7 (2.66%) Python
8 7 (2.66%) X++
9 5 (1.90%) C
10 4 (1.52%) Perl
11 2 (0.76%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.76%) C-shell
11 2 (0.76%) HQL
11 2 (0.76%) R
11 2 (0.76%) Ruby
11 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.76%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (8.75%) ISEB
1 23 (8.75%) ISTQB
2 18 (6.84%) Degree
3 14 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.52%) A+ Certification
5 4 (1.52%) MCSA
5 4 (1.52%) MCSE
5 4 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.14%) MCP
6 3 (1.14%) MCPD
7 2 (0.76%) CCNA
7 2 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.94%) PMO
2 8 (3.04%) QA
3 4 (1.52%) SLA
4 2 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 85 (32.32%) Active Directory
2 63 (23.95%) Hyper-V
3 24 (9.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.66%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (2.28%) KVM
6 5 (1.90%) XenApp
7 4 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.76%) NFS
9 2 (0.76%) Xen
10 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 42 (15.97%) SCOM
2 39 (14.83%) SCCM
3 8 (3.04%) Puppet
4 6 (2.28%) Nagios
4 6 (2.28%) Terraform
5 2 (0.76%) Ansible
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.76%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.76%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (10.65%) Cisco
1 28 (10.65%) VMware
2 18 (6.84%) F5
3 17 (6.46%) SolarWinds
4 11 (4.18%) Forcepoint
4 11 (4.18%) Sitecore
5 10 (3.80%) Citrix
6 9 (3.42%) Sophos
7 8 (3.04%) HP
8 6 (2.28%) EMC
8 6 (2.28%) NetApp
8 6 (2.28%) Palo Alto
9 5 (1.90%) Apple
9 5 (1.90%) Juniper
9 5 (1.90%) Oracle
9 5 (1.90%) SonicWALL
9 5 (1.90%) Tableau
9 5 (1.90%) WatchGuard
10 3 (1.14%) Google
10 3 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
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