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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 40.91% 6.45% 22.73%
As % of the Vendors category 81.82% 50.00% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £27,250 £18,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.38% -48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £18,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
11 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 50.00% 12.90% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Average salary £22,000 £18,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -48.57%
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 27 Related IT Skills in Amersham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Validation
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) XML
3 7 (43.75%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (31.25%) Coaching
4 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) MS Office
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Retail
5 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (25.00%) Data Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Google
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) HTML
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) SLA
6 2 (12.50%) EPoS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Amersham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Database Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Database Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Report Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Graduate
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
1 7 (43.75%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) EPoS
1 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Validation
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (31.25%) Coaching
4 4 (25.00%) Data Validation
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Google