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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 302 363 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.95% 20.68% 23.30%
As % of the Vendors category 38.32% 44.65% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 237 271 347
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Microsoft
South East

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
788 813 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.22% 46.32% 49.17%
Number of salaries quoted 626 594 705
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £63,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -15 134 £36,500 -6.41% 22
High Wycombe +1 41 £35,000 - 7
Aylesbury +6 31 £38,000 -10.58% 7
Marlow 0 21 £31,500 +34.04% 4
Buckingham 0 5 £42,500 +123.68%
Gerrards Cross +7 3 £50,000 +33.33%
Amersham +2 3 £29,000 -49.56%
Chesham - 1 £27,500 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 292 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 279 (39.35%) SQL
3 258 (36.39%) Windows
4 243 (34.27%) SQL Server
5 226 (31.88%) .NET
6 200 (28.21%) C#
7 153 (21.58%) Active Directory
8 152 (21.44%) Finance
9 149 (21.02%) JavaScript
10 144 (20.31%) ASP.NET
11 139 (19.61%) MS Office
12 136 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
13 120 (16.93%) Windows Server
14 110 (15.51%) SharePoint
15 106 (14.95%) Office 365
16 100 (14.10%) Degree
17 91 (12.83%) VMware
18 90 (12.69%) HTML
18 90 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
19 89 (12.55%) ITIL
19 89 (12.55%) MS Exchange
20 88 (12.41%) CRM
21 86 (12.13%) Microsoft Certification
21 86 (12.13%) MVC
22 80 (11.28%) CSS
23 76 (10.72%) TDD
24 73 (10.30%) .NET Framework
25 71 (10.01%) Mentoring
25 71 (10.01%) Windows Server 2008
26 64 (9.03%) Web Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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
1 110 (15.51%) SharePoint
2 89 (12.55%) MS Exchange
3 52 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 48 (6.77%) SAS
5 34 (4.80%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (4.37%) CMS
7 25 (3.53%) Lync
8 24 (3.39%) Umbraco
9 21 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2007
9 21 (2.96%) MS Project Server
9 21 (2.96%) SharePoint 2013
10 20 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
11 19 (2.68%) SharePoint Server
12 18 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 17 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
13 17 (2.40%) Office Communications Server
14 13 (1.83%) IIS
15 11 (1.55%) Apache Spark
16 9 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
17 8 (1.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 292 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 139 (19.61%) MS Office
3 34 (4.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (3.67%) MS Project
5 11 (1.55%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.56%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (0.56%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 49 (6.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (3.67%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (1.69%) BusinessWorks
4 9 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.71%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.56%) TIBCO iProcess
7 2 (0.28%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.14%) Global One
8 1 (0.14%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.14%) Summit
8 1 (0.14%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 106 (14.95%) Office 365
2 20 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.13%) SaaS
5 5 (0.71%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 53 (7.48%) Firewall
2 36 (5.08%) TCP/IP
3 35 (4.94%) DNS
4 32 (4.51%) VoIP
5 27 (3.81%) DHCP
6 22 (3.10%) LAN
7 21 (2.96%) WAN
7 21 (2.96%) Wireless
8 17 (2.40%) Intranet
8 17 (2.40%) SAN
9 12 (1.69%) Internet
10 11 (1.55%) HTTP
10 11 (1.55%) VPN
11 8 (1.13%) NAS
12 7 (0.99%) Broadband
13 6 (0.85%) SSL
14 5 (0.71%) VLAN
15 4 (0.56%) CTI
15 4 (0.56%) iSCSI
15 4 (0.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (34.27%) SQL Server
2 62 (8.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (6.77%) NoSQL
4 47 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (6.35%) Hadoop
7 43 (6.06%) MS Access
8 39 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 38 (5.36%) Relational Database
10 27 (3.81%) MySQL
11 26 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (1.97%) Base SAS
14 14 (1.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 13 (1.83%) Big Data
16 11 (1.55%) Mahout
17 10 (1.41%) Oracle Database
18 5 (0.71%) GIS
19 4 (0.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 53 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (5.22%) Visual Studio
3 24 (3.39%) NUnit
4 14 (1.97%) MSTest
5 8 (1.13%) JIRA
5 8 (1.13%) Subversion
6 7 (0.99%) Moq
6 7 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.85%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.85%) ReSharper
8 4 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (0.56%) Selenium
9 3 (0.42%) Axure RP
9 3 (0.42%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.42%) NuGet
9 3 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.42%) T4 Templates
10 1 (0.14%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.14%) MSI
10 1 (0.14%) Protractor
General
1 152 (21.44%) Finance
2 53 (7.48%) Banking
3 38 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 35 (4.94%) Retail
5 27 (3.81%) Marketing
6 8 (1.13%) Advertising
6 8 (1.13%) Legal
7 7 (0.99%) Retail Banking
7 7 (0.99%) Spanish Language
8 6 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.85%) Publishing
9 5 (0.71%) Billing
9 5 (0.71%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.56%) Local Government
10 4 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.28%) Back Office
11 2 (0.28%) Games
11 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 205 (28.91%) Developer
2 166 (23.41%) Analyst
3 90 (12.69%) .NET Developer
4 86 (12.13%) C# Developer
5 65 (9.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 58 (8.18%) SQL Developer
7 46 (6.49%) Support Analyst
8 45 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 35 (4.94%) Agile Developer
10 34 (4.80%) ASP.NET Developer
10 34 (4.80%) Support Engineer
11 33 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 33 (4.65%) Web Developer
12 32 (4.51%) Architect
12 32 (4.51%) IT Support
13 29 (4.09%) Applications Support
14 28 (3.95%) Consultant
14 28 (3.95%) JavaScript Developer
14 28 (3.95%) SQL Analyst
15 27 (3.81%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (31.88%) .NET
2 144 (20.31%) ASP.NET
3 90 (12.69%) HTML
4 80 (11.28%) CSS
5 73 (10.30%) .NET Framework
6 64 (9.03%) Web Services
6 64 (9.03%) XML
7 61 (8.60%) WCF
8 51 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 46 (6.49%) REST
10 45 (6.35%) jQuery
11 40 (5.64%) AngularJS
12 35 (4.94%) HTML5
12 35 (4.94%) WPF
13 34 (4.80%) RabbitMQ
14 26 (3.67%) Ajax
14 26 (3.67%) LINQ
14 26 (3.67%) XSLT
15 24 (3.39%) CSS3
16 22 (3.10%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 90 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.77%) Management Information System
3 31 (4.37%) Client/Server
3 31 (4.37%) Computer Science
4 25 (3.53%) Mobile App
5 23 (3.24%) Blackberry
6 15 (2.12%) Credit Risk
7 14 (1.97%) Data Structures
7 14 (1.97%) iPhone
8 13 (1.83%) iPad
8 13 (1.83%) User Experience
9 11 (1.55%) Algorithms
10 10 (1.41%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.41%) Driving Licence
10 10 (1.41%) Handset
11 8 (1.13%) Clustering
12 6 (0.85%) Hedge funds
12 6 (0.85%) Replication
12 6 (0.85%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 258 (36.39%) Windows
2 120 (16.93%) Windows Server
3 71 (10.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (8.32%) Windows 7
4 59 (8.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (5.92%) Windows 8
6 27 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (3.53%) Linux
8 24 (3.39%) Windows XP
9 20 (2.82%) Unix
10 15 (2.12%) Android
10 15 (2.12%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (0.99%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.56%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.56%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.14%) AIX
14 1 (0.14%) Solaris
14 1 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (12.55%) ITIL
3 88 (12.41%) CRM
4 86 (12.13%) MVC
5 76 (10.72%) TDD
6 71 (10.01%) Mentoring
7 41 (5.78%) Data Analysis
8 39 (5.50%) ERP
9 38 (5.36%) BDD
10 37 (5.22%) Scrum
10 37 (5.22%) User Stories
11 36 (5.08%) Project Management
12 35 (4.94%) Kanban
12 35 (4.94%) Unit Testing
12 35 (4.94%) Validation
13 34 (4.80%) Pair Programming
14 32 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (4.37%) Change Management
16 29 (4.09%) Data Validation
17 27 (3.81%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 279 (39.35%) SQL
2 200 (28.21%) C#
3 149 (21.02%) JavaScript
4 64 (9.03%) T-SQL
5 52 (7.33%) Python
6 45 (6.35%) PHP
7 34 (4.80%) Scala
8 32 (4.51%) VB.NET
9 30 (4.23%) PowerShell
9 30 (4.23%) VB
10 23 (3.24%) Java
11 16 (2.26%) PL/SQL
12 15 (2.12%) VBA
13 14 (1.97%) VBScript
14 10 (1.41%) XPath
15 8 (1.13%) Apex Code
16 6 (0.85%) Ruby
17 5 (0.71%) C
18 4 (0.56%) Objective-C
18 4 (0.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 100 (14.10%) Degree
2 86 (12.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (4.65%) MCSE
4 30 (4.23%) MCP
4 30 (4.23%) MCTS
5 27 (3.81%) Security Cleared
6 24 (3.39%) MCITP
7 19 (2.68%) DV Cleared
8 18 (2.54%) MCSA
9 15 (2.12%) ISEB
10 11 (1.55%) A+ Certification
10 11 (1.55%) MCSD
11 9 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (1.13%) MCDST
13 7 (0.99%) SC Cleared
14 6 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.85%) MOS
14 6 (0.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.04%) SLA
2 24 (3.39%) Data Quality
3 15 (2.12%) QA
4 14 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (1.41%) PCI DSS
6 8 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.85%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.28%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.14%) BS25999
9 1 (0.14%) DICOM
9 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
System Software
1 153 (21.58%) Active Directory
2 50 (7.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (4.37%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.12%) XenDesktop
5 12 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
6 11 (1.55%) vSphere
7 10 (1.41%) XenApp
8 8 (1.13%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.71%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.42%) NFS
12 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (0.71%) Backup Exec
2 5 (0.71%) SCCM
2 5 (0.71%) SCOM
2 5 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (0.56%) TIBCO Hawk
4 3 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.28%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.28%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.14%) DameWare
6 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 91 (12.83%) VMware
2 58 (8.18%) Cisco
3 47 (6.63%) Oracle
4 44 (6.21%) Citrix
5 35 (4.94%) SAP
6 18 (2.54%) Sitecore
7 17 (2.40%) Apple
7 17 (2.40%) Tableau
8 16 (2.26%) Computacenter
8 16 (2.26%) IBM
8 16 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (1.97%) Avaya
10 13 (1.83%) FireEye
10 13 (1.83%) NetApp
11 12 (1.69%) EMC
11 12 (1.69%) McAfee
11 12 (1.69%) TIBCO
12 11 (1.55%) HP
12 11 (1.55%) Remedy
12 11 (1.55%) Teradata
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
i-Placements
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Triad Resourcing
Salary: £Quote
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £77000 per annum + + Car Allowance, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £70000 - £77000 per annum + Car Allowance, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 3 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 25-30k
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum + On call allowance £8k
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: £20,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TSYS Europe
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + full training, great work/life balance
Posted: 11 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Aylesbury
Prospectus
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Aylesbury
Pro-Quest
Salary: 20000-24000 Per Annum 23K + Bonus +26 days hols+Private Health+Life Ass
Posted: 17 days ago