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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 42.86% 36.84% 10.00%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 46.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Average salary £29,000 £57,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.56% +161.36%
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
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 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 42.86% 78.95% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £29,000 £57,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.56% +161.36%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 11 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Amersham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) VMware