The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Amersham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 11.11% 10.42% 38.89%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 50.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 7
Average salary £26,000 £50,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £36,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £50,000 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Amersham region.

Vendors Category
Amersham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 16.67% 20.83% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Average salary £32,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Amersham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Amersham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Amersham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Amersham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Amersham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (45.45%) Coaching
3 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (36.36%) Data Validation
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Validation
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) EPoS
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Google
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) Xamarin
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
6 1 (9.09%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Amersham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Amersham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Report Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Graduate
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) EPoS
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) iSeries
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (45.45%) Coaching
2 4 (36.36%) Data Validation
2 4 (36.36%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) B2B
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) HP