The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Buckingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckingham 62.50% 75.00% 20.00%
As % of the Vendors category 83.33% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £42,500 £19,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+123.68% -65.45%
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 Buckingham region.

Vendors Category
Buckingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
6 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckingham 75.00% 100.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckingham

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Buckingham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Buckingham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Buckingham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckingham 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%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (80.00%) Apple
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (20.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Buckingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckingham 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) WPF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Apple Swift
2 4 (80.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) EPiServer