The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 26 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 236 282 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 17.37% 17.22% 17.22%
As % of the Vendors category 43.14% 33.98% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 193 204 248
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% +1.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
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 Oxfordshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 547 830 706
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 40.25% 50.67% 44.04%
Number of salaries quoted 451 617 581
Median salary £42,500 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.60% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Oxfordshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Oxfordshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +5 131 £42,500 +11.84% 19
Witney +5 10 £35,000 +150.00% 1
Banbury -4 10 £31,250 -55.35%
Thame -6 7 £42,500 - 1
Abingdon -9 7 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Wallingford +7 3 £29,000 -31.76%
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £30,000 - 1
Kidlington - 2 - -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 236 (48.26%) Windows
2 152 (31.08%) SQL Server
3 151 (30.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 145 (29.65%) Active Directory
5 138 (28.22%) Windows Server
6 133 (27.20%) .NET
7 131 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
8 115 (23.52%) C#
9 104 (21.27%) Hyper-V
10 98 (20.04%) SQL
10 98 (20.04%) Office 365
11 95 (19.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 89 (18.20%) Amazon AWS
13 83 (16.97%) Degree
14 82 (16.77%) CSS
15 79 (16.16%) JavaScript
16 78 (15.95%) SCCM
17 76 (15.54%) ASP.NET
18 73 (14.93%) DNS
19 72 (14.72%) Skype for Business
20 71 (14.52%) SCOM
21 69 (14.11%) Identity Management
22 68 (13.91%) DHCP
23 66 (13.50%) HTML
24 63 (12.88%) IaaS
25 59 (12.07%) Skype
26 58 (11.86%) Firewall
27 57 (11.66%) PowerShell
28 56 (11.45%) VMware
28 56 (11.45%) Microsoft Office

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 72 (14.72%) Skype for Business
2 23 (4.70%) MS Exchange
3 22 (4.50%) IIS
4 19 (3.89%) WordPress
5 17 (3.48%) Drupal
6 16 (3.27%) CMS
7 14 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (2.86%) SharePoint
8 11 (2.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 11 (2.25%) Umbraco
9 7 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.82%) MS Project Server
12 3 (0.61%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.41%) ArcGIS
14 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.20%) GeoServer
14 1 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 56 (11.45%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (3.89%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.82%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.82%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.61%) PTC Creo
6 3 (0.61%) Siemens NX
7 2 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.41%) QuarkXPress
8 1 (0.20%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 37 (7.57%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.61%) Cognos Controller
5 3 (0.61%) Infor CloudSuite
5 3 (0.61%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 3 (0.61%) Infor CRM
5 3 (0.61%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.41%) Cerner Millennium
7 1 (0.20%) BASE24
7 1 (0.20%) BPCS
7 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 151 (30.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (20.04%) Office 365
3 89 (18.20%) Amazon AWS
4 63 (12.88%) IaaS
5 48 (9.82%) PaaS
6 16 (3.27%) SaaS
7 12 (2.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (1.23%) BrowserStack
9 4 (0.82%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.20%) AdWords
12 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.20%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.20%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 73 (14.93%) DNS
2 68 (13.91%) DHCP
3 59 (12.07%) Skype
4 58 (11.86%) Firewall
5 50 (10.22%) LDAP
6 48 (9.82%) PBX
6 48 (9.82%) PSTN
7 45 (9.20%) Kerberos
8 36 (7.36%) VPN
9 21 (4.29%) SAN
10 19 (3.89%) Internet
11 18 (3.68%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (3.27%) BGP
12 16 (3.27%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (2.86%) Wireless
14 13 (2.66%) Cisco Wireless
14 13 (2.66%) Unified Communications
15 12 (2.45%) WAN
16 11 (2.25%) LAN
16 11 (2.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (31.08%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.32%) MySQL
3 23 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (4.09%) Power BI
5 18 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.43%) QlikView
7 7 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.02%) Big Data
8 5 (1.02%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (0.82%) Data Lake
9 4 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.61%) GIS
10 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.61%) Spotfire
10 3 (0.61%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 30 (6.13%) Visual Studio
2 29 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.04%) JIRA
4 9 (1.84%) Selenium
5 7 (1.43%) NUnit
6 6 (1.23%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.23%) JUnit
6 6 (1.23%) WebDriver
7 4 (0.82%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.61%) Subversion
9 2 (0.41%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.20%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (9.82%) Finance
2 21 (4.29%) Retail
3 20 (4.09%) Manufacturing
4 18 (3.68%) Automotive
5 15 (3.07%) Advertising
5 15 (3.07%) Marketing
6 7 (1.43%) Legal
7 5 (1.02%) Law
8 4 (0.82%) Local Government
9 3 (0.61%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.41%) Back Office
10 2 (0.41%) Banking
10 2 (0.41%) Publishing
11 1 (0.20%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.20%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 154 (31.49%) Developer
2 89 (18.20%) Analyst
3 55 (11.25%) C# Developer
4 53 (10.84%) .NET Developer
5 44 (9.00%) Systems Engineer
6 41 (8.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 40 (8.18%) Support Engineer
8 35 (7.16%) Web Developer
9 30 (6.13%) Applications Developer
10 29 (5.93%) Software Developer
11 27 (5.52%) Web Applications Developer
12 26 (5.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 25 (5.11%) IT Support
14 23 (4.70%) IT Analyst
15 22 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 21 (4.29%) Java Developer
17 20 (4.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 20 (4.09%) Junior
18 19 (3.89%) Cloud Engineer
18 19 (3.89%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (27.20%) .NET
2 82 (16.77%) CSS
3 76 (15.54%) ASP.NET
4 66 (13.50%) HTML
5 53 (10.84%) jQuery
6 46 (9.41%) AngularJS
7 38 (7.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (7.57%) HTML5
9 34 (6.95%) ASP.NET Web API
10 33 (6.75%) Web Services
11 26 (5.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 24 (4.91%) React
13 23 (4.70%) Gherkin
14 15 (3.07%) .NET Framework
15 13 (2.66%) RESTful
16 12 (2.45%) Hibernate
16 12 (2.45%) Spring
17 11 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 11 (2.25%) WinForms
18 8 (1.64%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.75%) Mobile App
2 27 (5.52%) Computer Science
3 24 (4.91%) PKI
4 17 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (3.07%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.25%) Clustering
8 10 (2.04%) BYOD
8 10 (2.04%) EMC VNX
9 9 (1.84%) Replication
9 9 (1.84%) User Experience
10 7 (1.43%) Driving Licence
10 7 (1.43%) FMCG
10 7 (1.43%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.23%) Fat Client
11 6 (1.23%) Thin Client
12 5 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.02%) New Media
12 5 (1.02%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 236 (48.26%) Windows
2 138 (28.22%) Windows Server
3 95 (19.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (10.22%) Linux
5 49 (10.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (6.13%) Windows 7
7 28 (5.73%) Apple iOS
8 27 (5.52%) Android
9 24 (4.91%) Mac OS X
9 24 (4.91%) Windows 10
10 18 (3.68%) Windows Vista
11 10 (2.04%) Amazon Linux
11 10 (2.04%) CentOS
11 10 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (1.64%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.82%) Unix
13 4 (0.82%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (14.11%) Identity Management
3 46 (9.41%) MVC
4 42 (8.59%) Test Automation
5 40 (8.18%) OO
6 38 (7.77%) Mentoring
7 37 (7.57%) Scrum
8 36 (7.36%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (7.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 31 (6.34%) ERP
9 31 (6.34%) Task Automation
10 29 (5.93%) ITIL
10 29 (5.93%) Kalman Filter
10 29 (5.93%) Patch Management
11 27 (5.52%) Kanban
11 27 (5.52%) System Testing
12 26 (5.32%) Mobile Application Development
12 26 (5.32%) SDLC
13 25 (5.11%) Front End Development
13 25 (5.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 115 (23.52%) C#
2 98 (20.04%) SQL
3 79 (16.16%) JavaScript
4 57 (11.66%) PowerShell
5 47 (9.61%) Java
6 28 (5.73%) C++
7 25 (5.11%) PHP
8 13 (2.66%) T-SQL
8 13 (2.66%) VB
8 13 (2.66%) X++
9 10 (2.04%) HQL
9 10 (2.04%) Python
10 8 (1.64%) C
11 7 (1.43%) VBA
12 5 (1.02%) Perl
13 4 (0.82%) MATLAB
13 4 (0.82%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.41%) Ruby
14 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 83 (16.97%) Degree
2 35 (7.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (5.52%) ISEB
4 24 (4.91%) ISTQB
5 18 (3.68%) MCSE
6 11 (2.25%) HND
7 10 (2.04%) MCP
8 9 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.82%) A+ Certification
10 4 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.82%) MCSA
10 4 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (0.61%) MCPD
11 3 (0.61%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.41%) CCIE
12 2 (0.41%) CCNP
12 2 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.11%) QA
2 16 (3.27%) PMO
3 10 (2.04%) SLA
4 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 145 (29.65%) Active Directory
2 104 (21.27%) Hyper-V
3 39 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (2.86%) vSphere
5 12 (2.45%) Terminal Services
6 7 (1.43%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (1.23%) KVM
8 5 (1.02%) XenApp
9 4 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.41%) NFS
11 2 (0.41%) vCloud
11 2 (0.41%) Xen
12 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 78 (15.95%) SCCM
2 71 (14.52%) SCOM
3 8 (1.64%) Nagios
3 8 (1.64%) Puppet
4 6 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (1.23%) Terraform
4 6 (1.23%) WSUS
5 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.41%) Ansible
6 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.41%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.41%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.41%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.20%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (11.45%) VMware
2 54 (11.04%) Cisco
3 23 (4.70%) HP
4 19 (3.89%) SolarWinds
5 18 (3.68%) F5
6 17 (3.48%) EMC
6 17 (3.48%) Oracle
7 16 (3.27%) Citrix
8 14 (2.86%) Sophos
9 12 (2.45%) Forcepoint
10 11 (2.25%) Sitecore
10 11 (2.25%) Veeam
11 10 (2.04%) Juniper
12 9 (1.84%) Apple
13 8 (1.64%) JD Edwards
13 8 (1.64%) Palo Alto
14 7 (1.43%) SonicWALL
15 6 (1.23%) NetApp
15 6 (1.23%) Tableau
15 6 (1.23%) WatchGuard
Thame, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 3 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Yoh
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits + Qualifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh
Posted: 5 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits and technical training
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 7.5%
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Exceptional benefits and company cul
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Up to £40k per annum plus superb ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Car Allw, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum + Free Gym + Free Lunch + Great Pens
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CH2M
Posted: 23 days ago