The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 7 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 240 285 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.52% 16.71% 19.84%
As % of the Vendors category 45.80% 38.36% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 199 225 279
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%

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

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
524 743 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 38.25% 43.55% 45.32%
Number of salaries quoted 423 591 590
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 126 £39,000 -2.50% 7
High Wycombe +2 42 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Marlow -3 18 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Aylesbury +12 15 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Beaconsfield +4 11 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Amersham -9 5 £28,500 -1.72%
Chesham +1 4 £33,000 +20.00%
Buckingham +1 2 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Gerrards Cross -3 1 £31,500 -37.00%
Olney - 1 - -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 192 (37.07%) Windows
2 169 (32.63%) MS Excel
3 165 (31.85%) SQL Server
4 138 (26.64%) SQL
5 134 (25.87%) .NET
6 132 (25.48%) Finance
7 116 (22.39%) C#
8 101 (19.50%) JavaScript
9 96 (18.53%) ASP.NET
10 92 (17.76%) MS Office
11 91 (17.57%) Active Directory
12 82 (15.83%) MVC
13 78 (15.06%) HTML
14 68 (13.13%) CSS
14 68 (13.13%) Web Services
15 67 (12.93%) XML
16 65 (12.55%) Degree
16 65 (12.55%) jQuery
16 65 (12.55%) ASP.NET MVC
17 63 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
18 62 (11.97%) ITIL
18 62 (11.97%) Windows Server
19 61 (11.78%) VMware
20 58 (11.20%) MS Exchange
21 55 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
22 54 (10.42%) LINQ
23 53 (10.23%) WCF
23 53 (10.23%) .NET Framework
24 50 (9.65%) SLA
25 49 (9.46%) Web Development

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 58 (11.20%) MS Exchange
2 43 (8.30%) IIS
3 30 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (5.79%) SharePoint
4 14 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.16%) Hubot
8 6 (1.16%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.97%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.58%) CMS
10 3 (0.58%) SAS
11 2 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.39%) Mule
11 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.19%) Liferay
Applications
1 169 (32.63%) MS Excel
2 92 (17.76%) MS Office
3 17 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (3.09%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (3.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.90%) BusinessWorks
2 15 (2.90%) TIBCO iProcess
3 10 (1.93%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) BPCS
5 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.19%) Sage 300 ERP
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 39 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.67%) Office 365
3 12 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.12%) SaaS
5 6 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.39%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.19%) PaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.83%) SAN
2 24 (4.63%) LAN
2 24 (4.63%) WAN
3 22 (4.25%) Firewall
4 19 (3.67%) TCP/IP
5 11 (2.12%) DHCP
6 10 (1.93%) DNS
7 8 (1.54%) HTTP
8 7 (1.35%) VoIP
9 6 (1.16%) Cisco IPT
9 6 (1.16%) IP Telephony
9 6 (1.16%) Wireless
10 5 (0.97%) Software-Defined Networking
10 5 (0.97%) VPN
10 5 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.77%) Internet
12 3 (0.58%) FTP
12 3 (0.58%) Intranet
12 3 (0.58%) SSH
13 2 (0.39%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (31.85%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (4.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (3.47%) MySQL
6 17 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (3.09%) MongoDB
8 13 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.93%) Power BI
10 9 (1.74%) QlikView
11 8 (1.54%) MariaDB
11 8 (1.54%) MS Access
11 8 (1.54%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.16%) Pentaho
12 6 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.97%) OLAP
13 5 (0.97%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 44 (8.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 19 (3.67%) Selenium
4 17 (3.28%) NUnit
5 14 (2.70%) JIRA
6 10 (1.93%) MSTest
7 8 (1.54%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.54%) IntelliJ
7 8 (1.54%) NetBeans
7 8 (1.54%) Subversion
8 7 (1.35%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (1.16%) NCover
9 6 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (0.97%) Axure RP
10 5 (0.97%) Xcode
11 4 (0.77%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.58%) Moq
13 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
General
1 132 (25.48%) Finance
2 29 (5.60%) Retail
3 15 (2.90%) Marketing
4 13 (2.51%) Advertising
4 13 (2.51%) Banking
5 11 (2.12%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.35%) Billing
9 5 (0.97%) Legal
10 4 (0.77%) German Language
10 4 (0.77%) Local Government
10 4 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.58%) Automotive
11 3 (0.58%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.58%) French Language
11 3 (0.58%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.58%) Polish Language
11 3 (0.58%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 139 (26.83%) Developer
2 137 (26.45%) Analyst
3 59 (11.39%) C# Developer
4 48 (9.27%) .NET Developer
5 40 (7.72%) Support Analyst
6 35 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (6.76%) IT Support
6 35 (6.76%) Senior Developer
7 33 (6.37%) Business Analyst
8 29 (5.60%) C# .NET Developer
9 28 (5.41%) Applications Support
10 24 (4.63%) Web Developer
11 23 (4.44%) Software Developer
11 23 (4.44%) SQL Analyst
12 21 (4.05%) Administrator
12 21 (4.05%) IT Analyst
12 21 (4.05%) Support Engineer
13 20 (3.86%) 2nd Line Support
13 20 (3.86%) Applications Support Analyst
14 18 (3.47%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (25.87%) .NET
2 96 (18.53%) ASP.NET
3 78 (15.06%) HTML
4 68 (13.13%) CSS
4 68 (13.13%) Web Services
5 67 (12.93%) XML
6 65 (12.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 65 (12.55%) jQuery
7 54 (10.42%) LINQ
8 53 (10.23%) .NET Framework
8 53 (10.23%) WCF
9 44 (8.49%) XSLT
10 43 (8.30%) HTML5
11 34 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 32 (6.18%) CSS3
13 22 (4.25%) ASP.NET Web API
14 20 (3.86%) WPF
15 19 (3.67%) REST
16 16 (3.09%) AngularJS
16 16 (3.09%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.95%) Computer Science
2 33 (6.37%) User Experience
3 24 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.09%) Data Centre
5 12 (2.32%) Clustering
6 11 (2.12%) Fat Client
6 11 (2.12%) Thin Client
7 9 (1.74%) FMCG
8 8 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.54%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.35%) EPoS
10 6 (1.16%) AS400
10 6 (1.16%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.16%) RSA SecurID
10 6 (1.16%) VAX
11 5 (0.97%) Driving Licence
11 5 (0.97%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.77%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.77%) Fintech
12 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 192 (37.07%) Windows
2 62 (11.97%) Windows Server
3 42 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (5.79%) Windows 7
4 30 (5.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (4.83%) Windows 8
6 21 (4.05%) Windows XP
7 18 (3.47%) Unix
8 11 (2.12%) Linux
9 8 (1.54%) Solaris
10 7 (1.35%) Android
10 7 (1.35%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.16%) VMS
12 5 (0.97%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.58%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (15.83%) MVC
2 62 (11.97%) ITIL
3 55 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (9.46%) Web Development
5 41 (7.92%) Mentoring
5 41 (7.92%) Project Management
6 38 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 37 (7.14%) CRM
8 36 (6.95%) Software Engineering
9 32 (6.18%) Business Analysis
10 30 (5.79%) Web Design
11 29 (5.60%) PRINCE2
11 29 (5.60%) Responsive Web Design
12 26 (5.02%) Mobile First
12 26 (5.02%) TDD
13 25 (4.83%) SOA
14 23 (4.44%) Data Analysis
14 23 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
15 22 (4.25%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 138 (26.64%) SQL
2 116 (22.39%) C#
3 101 (19.50%) JavaScript
4 36 (6.95%) VB.NET
5 30 (5.79%) Java
6 29 (5.60%) PowerShell
7 24 (4.63%) T-SQL
8 18 (3.47%) XPath
9 13 (2.51%) C++
10 10 (1.93%) VC++
11 4 (0.77%) VB
12 3 (0.58%) ABAP
12 3 (0.58%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.58%) C
12 3 (0.58%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.58%) VBA
12 3 (0.58%) VBScript
13 2 (0.39%) Perl
13 2 (0.39%) XAML
14 1 (0.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 65 (12.55%) Degree
2 63 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (4.83%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (4.83%) MCP
4 24 (4.63%) MCSE
5 22 (4.25%) MCITP
6 19 (3.67%) MCSA
7 15 (2.90%) CCNA
7 15 (2.90%) ISEB
8 14 (2.70%) HND
9 10 (1.93%) SC Cleared
9 10 (1.93%) Security Cleared
10 9 (1.74%) CCNP
10 9 (1.74%) GNVQ
10 9 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.35%) MCTS
12 5 (0.97%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.77%) CCIE
13 4 (0.77%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (9.65%) SLA
2 10 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.54%) PMO
4 4 (0.77%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.58%) QA
6 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.39%) GCP
System Software
1 91 (17.57%) Active Directory
2 48 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 21 (4.05%) XenApp
5 12 (2.32%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (2.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (2.12%) VMware ESX
6 11 (2.12%) VMware Server
7 10 (1.93%) vSphere
8 8 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.39%) NFS
10 2 (0.39%) vCloud
10 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.19%) Docker
11 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (2.90%) TIBCO Hawk
2 12 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.12%) Control-M
3 11 (2.12%) NetBackup
4 10 (1.93%) Backup Exec
5 9 (1.74%) SCCM
6 7 (1.35%) HP SIM
7 6 (1.16%) BMC PATROL
7 6 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (1.16%) Nagios
7 6 (1.16%) Netcool
7 6 (1.16%) NetVault Backup
7 6 (1.16%) OpenView
7 6 (1.16%) SCOM
7 6 (1.16%) Tivoli
7 6 (1.16%) Tivoli NetView
8 5 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.58%) Icinga
9 3 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (11.78%) VMware
2 37 (7.14%) Cisco
3 31 (5.98%) Oracle
4 30 (5.79%) Citrix
5 29 (5.60%) HP
6 16 (3.09%) Cognos
7 15 (2.90%) TIBCO
8 14 (2.70%) IBM
9 13 (2.51%) SAP
10 11 (2.12%) Veritas
11 9 (1.74%) NetApp
12 8 (1.54%) Remedy
13 6 (1.16%) BMC
13 6 (1.16%) Informatica
13 6 (1.16%) Jaspersoft
13 6 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (1.16%) Talend
13 6 (1.16%) Telerik
13 6 (1.16%) Wallstreet Suite
14 5 (0.97%) Xamarin
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + Remote Working, Pension, 24 Days Holiday
Posted: 4 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
TDA Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum (Incl Bonuses + Stock Options)
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe
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Aylesbury
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High Wycombe
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Marlow
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Buckinghamshire
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