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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 10 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 281 385 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.27% 18.64% 19.56%
As % of the Vendors category 44.25% 36.63% 42.12%
Number of salaries quoted 234 303 274
Median salary £41,250 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
635 1051 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 41.29% 50.87% 46.44%
Number of salaries quoted 509 791 705
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 168 £40,000 +14.28% 13
High Wycombe -11 34 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Aylesbury -6 22 £45,000 +57.49% 2
Beaconsfield - 8 £65,000 - 3
Marlow -11 7 £35,000 -21.34% 2
Newport Pagnell +9 4 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Buckingham - 3 £65,000 -
Chalfont St Giles - 3 £44,000 -
Amersham -10 2 £35,000 +11.11%
Wycombe - 1 £82,500 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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.

1 207 (35.81%) Windows
2 186 (32.18%) MS Excel
3 173 (29.93%) SQL Server
4 163 (28.20%) Finance
5 148 (25.61%) .NET
6 129 (22.32%) C#
7 126 (21.80%) SQL
8 120 (20.76%) Active Directory
9 112 (19.38%) VMware
10 104 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
11 99 (17.13%) MS Office
12 95 (16.44%) JavaScript
13 93 (16.09%) ASP.NET
14 91 (15.74%) MS Exchange
14 91 (15.74%) MVC
14 91 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
15 88 (15.22%) Citrix
16 82 (14.19%) Microsoft Certification
17 80 (13.84%) ITIL
18 79 (13.67%) Cisco
19 73 (12.63%) Web Services
20 72 (12.46%) HTML
20 72 (12.46%) ASP.NET MVC
21 70 (12.11%) Degree
22 67 (11.59%) XenApp
23 65 (11.25%) SAN
24 64 (11.07%) XML
24 64 (11.07%) CSS
25 63 (10.90%) Project Management
26 61 (10.55%) WCF

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 91 (15.74%) MS Exchange
2 36 (6.23%) IIS
3 29 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (5.02%) SharePoint
4 20 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (1.73%) Umbraco
7 10 (1.73%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.38%) SAS
10 4 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.52%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.35%) Hubot
12 2 (0.35%) Mule
12 2 (0.35%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.17%) CMS
Applications
1 186 (32.18%) MS Excel
2 99 (17.13%) MS Office
3 31 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (4.67%) MS Visio
5 13 (2.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (3.46%) BusinessWorks
2 17 (2.94%) TIBCO iProcess
3 13 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.69%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.17%) Sage 300 ERP
7 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (6.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (3.81%) Office 365
3 19 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.25%) SaaS
5 12 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.35%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.35%) SoftLayer
7 2 (0.35%) Yammer
8 1 (0.17%) IaaS
8 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (11.25%) SAN
2 47 (8.13%) WAN
3 46 (7.96%) LAN
3 46 (7.96%) TCP/IP
4 31 (5.36%) Firewall
5 19 (3.29%) IP Telephony
6 15 (2.60%) Cisco IPT
6 15 (2.60%) VoIP
7 12 (2.08%) DNS
7 12 (2.08%) HTTP
8 10 (1.73%) DHCP
9 9 (1.56%) MPLS
10 8 (1.38%) BIG-IP
10 8 (1.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 8 (1.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 8 (1.38%) FCoE
10 8 (1.38%) Wireless
11 6 (1.04%) SSH
12 5 (0.87%) Internet
12 5 (0.87%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (29.93%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (3.46%) MySQL
4 17 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (1.90%) MariaDB
7 11 (1.90%) MongoDB
7 11 (1.90%) NoSQL
7 11 (1.90%) Power BI
8 10 (1.73%) Big Data
8 10 (1.73%) Hadoop
8 10 (1.73%) SSDT
9 8 (1.38%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.87%) DB2
11 5 (0.87%) QlikView
11 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 58 (10.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (7.09%) Visual Studio
3 16 (2.77%) NUnit
4 14 (2.42%) Selenium
5 12 (2.08%) Axure RP
5 12 (2.08%) JIRA
6 11 (1.90%) LoadRunner
6 11 (1.90%) Subversion
7 10 (1.73%) Git (software)
8 9 (1.56%) MSTest
9 6 (1.04%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.04%) IntelliJ
9 6 (1.04%) NCover
9 6 (1.04%) NetBeans
9 6 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (0.87%) Xcode
11 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.52%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.35%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.35%) Moq
General
1 163 (28.20%) Finance
2 27 (4.67%) Retail
3 26 (4.50%) Banking
4 22 (3.81%) Marketing
5 14 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (2.25%) Advertising
6 13 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.08%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.69%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.52%) German Language
10 2 (0.35%) Games
10 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.17%) Automotive
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.17%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.17%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.17%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.17%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 153 (26.47%) Developer
2 135 (23.36%) Analyst
3 59 (10.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 58 (10.03%) C# Developer
5 51 (8.82%) .NET Developer
6 40 (6.92%) Support Analyst
7 36 (6.23%) Business Analyst
8 33 (5.71%) Senior Developer
9 29 (5.02%) IT Support
10 27 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
11 25 (4.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 25 (4.33%) C# .NET Developer
11 25 (4.33%) Web Developer
12 24 (4.15%) Service Analyst
12 24 (4.15%) Service Desk Support
13 23 (3.98%) Desktop Support
13 23 (3.98%) SQL Developer
14 22 (3.81%) VMware Engineer
15 20 (3.46%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
15 20 (3.46%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (25.61%) .NET
2 93 (16.09%) ASP.NET
3 73 (12.63%) Web Services
4 72 (12.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 72 (12.46%) HTML
5 64 (11.07%) CSS
5 64 (11.07%) XML
6 61 (10.55%) WCF
7 58 (10.03%) jQuery
8 55 (9.52%) LINQ
9 53 (9.17%) .NET Framework
10 47 (8.13%) XSLT
11 40 (6.92%) HTML5
12 34 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 31 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
13 31 (5.36%) CSS3
14 26 (4.50%) WPF
15 25 (4.33%) AngularJS
16 21 (3.63%) REST
17 19 (3.29%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.06%) User Experience
2 33 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.67%) Data Centre
4 23 (3.98%) Computer Science
5 11 (1.90%) iPad
5 11 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.38%) Fat Client
7 8 (1.38%) Hedge funds
7 8 (1.38%) Statistics
7 8 (1.38%) Thin Client
8 7 (1.21%) EPoS
8 7 (1.21%) Private Cloud
9 6 (1.04%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.04%) AS400
9 6 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.04%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.04%) FMCG
9 6 (1.04%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 207 (35.81%) Windows
2 57 (9.86%) Windows 7
3 47 (8.13%) Windows Server
4 46 (7.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (4.50%) Windows 8
6 25 (4.33%) Linux
6 25 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (4.15%) Windows XP
8 20 (3.46%) Unix
9 11 (1.90%) Apple iOS
10 9 (1.56%) Solaris
11 7 (1.21%) Android
11 7 (1.21%) Windows 10
12 6 (1.04%) VMS
13 4 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.52%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.35%) zOS
16 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
1 91 (15.74%) MVC
2 80 (13.84%) ITIL
3 63 (10.90%) Project Management
4 55 (9.52%) Web Development
5 50 (8.65%) Mentoring
6 38 (6.57%) PRINCE2
7 33 (5.71%) Business Analysis
8 32 (5.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
9 31 (5.36%) Web Design
10 30 (5.19%) TDD
11 29 (5.02%) Performance Tuning
11 29 (5.02%) Responsive Web Design
11 29 (5.02%) Wealth Management
12 28 (4.84%) SOA
12 28 (4.84%) Software Engineering
13 27 (4.67%) SDLC
14 26 (4.50%) CRM
14 26 (4.50%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 129 (22.32%) C#
2 126 (21.80%) SQL
3 95 (16.44%) JavaScript
4 60 (10.38%) PowerShell
5 36 (6.23%) VB.NET
6 35 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 28 (4.84%) Java
8 20 (3.46%) XPath
9 18 (3.11%) C++
10 13 (2.25%) Python
10 13 (2.25%) R
11 12 (2.08%) VB
12 11 (1.90%) VC++
13 9 (1.56%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.56%) Perl
13 9 (1.56%) VBScript
14 7 (1.21%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.04%) Ruby
16 3 (0.52%) ABAP
16 3 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 82 (14.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (12.11%) Degree
3 36 (6.23%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (5.88%) ISEB
5 31 (5.36%) CCNA
6 30 (5.19%) CCNP
7 25 (4.33%) MCSE
8 24 (4.15%) MCSA
9 23 (3.98%) MCITP
10 22 (3.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (3.29%) MCP
12 17 (2.94%) MCTS
12 17 (2.94%) SC Cleared
12 17 (2.94%) Security Cleared
13 14 (2.42%) ISTQB
14 11 (1.90%) CCA
14 11 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (1.90%) HND
14 11 (1.90%) ISEB Practitioner
14 11 (1.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (8.65%) SLA
2 21 (3.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.04%) QA
4 5 (0.87%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.35%) GCP
6 2 (0.35%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.17%) COBIT
7 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.17%) P3O
System Software
1 120 (20.76%) Active Directory
2 104 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (11.59%) XenApp
4 35 (6.06%) VMware ESX
5 25 (4.33%) Hyper-V
6 23 (3.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 23 (3.98%) Virtual Servers
6 23 (3.98%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (2.94%) Terminal Services
7 17 (2.94%) vSphere
7 17 (2.94%) XenDesktop
8 10 (1.73%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (1.38%) NFS
9 8 (1.38%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.35%) vCloud
11 1 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (3.46%) SCOM
2 19 (3.29%) SCCM
3 17 (2.94%) TIBCO Hawk
4 15 (2.60%) Backup Exec
5 11 (1.90%) Control-M
5 11 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (1.90%) NetBackup
6 10 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.38%) HP SIM
8 7 (1.21%) SolarWinds Orion
9 6 (1.04%) BMC PATROL
9 6 (1.04%) Legato
9 6 (1.04%) Nagios
9 6 (1.04%) Netcool
9 6 (1.04%) NetVault Backup
9 6 (1.04%) OpenView
9 6 (1.04%) Puppet
9 6 (1.04%) Tivoli
9 6 (1.04%) Tivoli NetView
10 5 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 112 (19.38%) VMware
2 88 (15.22%) Citrix
3 79 (13.67%) Cisco
4 45 (7.79%) HP
5 32 (5.54%) NetApp
6 28 (4.84%) Oracle
7 24 (4.15%) AppSense
8 23 (3.98%) SolarWinds
9 20 (3.46%) TIBCO
10 16 (2.77%) IBM
10 16 (2.77%) SAP
11 12 (2.08%) CheckPoint
12 11 (1.90%) Veritas
13 10 (1.73%) Teradata
14 9 (1.56%) Computacenter
14 9 (1.56%) Remedy
15 8 (1.38%) F5
16 7 (1.21%) Cognos
16 7 (1.21%) Symantec
17 6 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Aura Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Good package + 28 days paid holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent package, 28 days paid holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TM Recruit
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Buckinghamshire
IQ Telecom
Salary: £27000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + flexi working,pen,26 hols
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The SmartList
Posted: 8 days ago
Newport Pagnell
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Beaconsfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago