The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wallingford 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Oxfordshire / Wallingford
Rank 9 3 11
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wallingford 29.03% 70.00% 38.89%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 100.00% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 14
Median salary £31,500 £41,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.09% +40.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £60,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

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 Wallingford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wallingford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 9 28 17
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wallingford 29.03% 70.00% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 17
Median salary £31,500 £41,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.09% +72.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £42,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Wallingford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wallingford 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 Wallingford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wallingford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Wallingford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wallingford

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Wallingford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) QA
4 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) Case Management
5 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Line Management
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (40.00%) VB
5 4 (40.00%) IIS
5 4 (40.00%) MS Office
5 4 (40.00%) MCP
5 4 (40.00%) COM
5 4 (40.00%) CRM
5 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (40.00%) ISEB
5 4 (40.00%) Identity Management
5 4 (40.00%) Retail

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wallingford 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 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Manual Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Automation Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Manual Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Software Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) COM
2 4 (40.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Case Management
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Line Management
2 4 (40.00%) Scalability Testing
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco