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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 8 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 236 317 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.69% 17.31% 21.47%
As % of the Vendors category 44.11% 37.78% 45.39%
Number of salaries quoted 203 256 281
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £68,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
535 839 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 40.10% 45.82% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 452 659 621
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,408
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +5 141 £39,000 +11.42% 18
Aylesbury +8 28 £45,000 +25.00% 3
High Wycombe -10 19 £36,250 -3.33% 5
Beaconsfield - 14 £26,000 - 1
Marlow -6 10 £37,500 +19.04% 4
Chesham +3 2 £30,750 +11.81%
Buckingham +2 2 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Amersham -12 2 £34,250 +18.10% 1
Chalfont St Giles - 2 £47,000 -
Gerrards Cross -5 1 £31,500 -37.00%
Olney - 1 - -
Wycombe - 1 £82,500 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 181 (34.61%) Windows
2 175 (33.46%) MS Excel
3 167 (31.93%) SQL Server
4 146 (27.92%) Finance
5 137 (26.20%) .NET
6 125 (23.90%) SQL
7 117 (22.37%) C#
8 96 (18.36%) Active Directory
9 92 (17.59%) JavaScript
10 91 (17.40%) ASP.NET
11 88 (16.83%) MS Office
12 85 (16.25%) MVC
13 84 (16.06%) VMware
14 80 (15.30%) MS Exchange
15 77 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
16 71 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
17 69 (13.19%) HTML
18 63 (12.05%) ITIL
18 63 (12.05%) ASP.NET MVC
19 61 (11.66%) CSS
19 61 (11.66%) Web Services
19 61 (11.66%) Microsoft Certification
19 61 (11.66%) Degree
20 59 (11.28%) XML
21 57 (10.90%) Citrix
22 56 (10.71%) Cisco
23 54 (10.33%) Project Management
23 54 (10.33%) jQuery
24 53 (10.13%) .NET Framework
24 53 (10.13%) SLA

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 80 (15.30%) MS Exchange
2 34 (6.50%) IIS
3 33 (6.31%) SharePoint
4 31 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (1.72%) Umbraco
9 9 (1.72%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.76%) Hubot
13 3 (0.57%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.57%) SAS
14 2 (0.38%) CMS
14 2 (0.38%) Mule
14 2 (0.38%) Skype for Business
15 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 175 (33.46%) MS Excel
2 88 (16.83%) MS Office
3 19 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (3.44%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (3.63%) BusinessWorks
2 17 (3.25%) TIBCO iProcess
3 14 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.57%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.19%) Sage 300 ERP
6 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.68%) Office 365
4 8 (1.53%) SaaS
5 6 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.38%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.38%) PaaS
7 2 (0.38%) SoftLayer
7 2 (0.38%) Yammer
8 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (8.99%) SAN
2 35 (6.69%) TCP/IP
2 35 (6.69%) WAN
3 34 (6.50%) LAN
4 30 (5.74%) Firewall
5 13 (2.49%) VoIP
6 10 (1.91%) HTTP
6 10 (1.91%) IP Telephony
7 9 (1.72%) Cisco IPT
7 9 (1.72%) DHCP
7 9 (1.72%) DNS
8 8 (1.53%) FCoE
9 7 (1.34%) Wireless
10 5 (0.96%) MPLS
10 5 (0.96%) Software-Defined Networking
10 5 (0.96%) SSH
10 5 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.76%) Internet
11 4 (0.76%) Skype
12 3 (0.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (31.93%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (4.59%) MySQL
4 23 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (2.87%) MongoDB
7 15 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.72%) MariaDB
9 9 (1.72%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.72%) Power BI
10 8 (1.53%) Big Data
11 7 (1.34%) QlikView
11 7 (1.34%) SSDT
12 5 (0.96%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.96%) Pentaho
12 5 (0.96%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (6.31%) Visual Studio
3 17 (3.25%) Selenium
4 15 (2.87%) JIRA
4 15 (2.87%) NUnit
5 10 (1.91%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.72%) Axure RP
6 9 (1.72%) MSTest
6 9 (1.72%) Subversion
7 8 (1.53%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.53%) IntelliJ
7 8 (1.53%) NetBeans
8 7 (1.34%) LoadRunner
9 6 (1.15%) NCover
9 6 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.96%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (0.96%) Xcode
11 2 (0.38%) Maven
11 2 (0.38%) Moq
General
1 146 (27.92%) Finance
2 30 (5.74%) Retail
3 19 (3.63%) Banking
4 17 (3.25%) Marketing
5 13 (2.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (2.29%) Advertising
6 12 (2.29%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.76%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.57%) Automotive
10 2 (0.38%) Games
10 2 (0.38%) German Language
10 2 (0.38%) Local Government
10 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.19%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.19%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.19%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 140 (26.77%) Developer
2 132 (25.24%) Analyst
3 54 (10.33%) .NET Developer
4 53 (10.13%) C# Developer
5 46 (8.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 38 (7.27%) Support Analyst
7 36 (6.88%) Senior Developer
8 35 (6.69%) Business Analyst
9 29 (5.54%) C# .NET Developer
10 25 (4.78%) IT Support
11 24 (4.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 24 (4.59%) Web Developer
12 23 (4.40%) Applications Support
13 21 (4.02%) Service Analyst
14 20 (3.82%) Support Engineer
14 20 (3.82%) Wintel Engineer
15 19 (3.63%) 2nd Line Support
15 19 (3.63%) Desktop Support
15 19 (3.63%) Software Developer
16 18 (3.44%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (26.20%) .NET
2 91 (17.40%) ASP.NET
3 69 (13.19%) HTML
4 63 (12.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 61 (11.66%) CSS
5 61 (11.66%) Web Services
6 59 (11.28%) XML
7 54 (10.33%) jQuery
8 53 (10.13%) .NET Framework
9 51 (9.75%) LINQ
10 49 (9.37%) WCF
11 40 (7.65%) XSLT
12 35 (6.69%) HTML5
13 31 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 27 (5.16%) ASP.NET Web API
14 27 (5.16%) CSS3
15 22 (4.21%) AngularJS
16 21 (4.02%) REST
17 18 (3.44%) WPF
18 16 (3.06%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
1 31 (5.93%) User Experience
2 25 (4.78%) Data Centre
3 24 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.10%) Fat Client
4 11 (2.10%) Thin Client
5 9 (1.72%) Clustering
5 9 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (1.72%) FMCG
6 8 (1.53%) Hedge funds
7 7 (1.34%) EPoS
7 7 (1.34%) Statistics
8 6 (1.15%) AS400
8 6 (1.15%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.15%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.15%) RSA SecurID
8 6 (1.15%) VAX
8 6 (1.15%) Visualisation
9 5 (0.96%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 181 (34.61%) Windows
2 46 (8.80%) Windows Server
3 40 (7.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (7.46%) Windows 7
5 28 (5.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (4.59%) Linux
7 23 (4.40%) Windows 8
8 21 (4.02%) Windows XP
9 20 (3.82%) Unix
10 9 (1.72%) Android
10 9 (1.72%) Apple iOS
10 9 (1.72%) Solaris
11 6 (1.15%) VMS
12 5 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.76%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.57%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.38%) zOS
16 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (16.25%) MVC
2 71 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (12.05%) ITIL
4 54 (10.33%) Project Management
5 48 (9.18%) Web Development
6 47 (8.99%) Mentoring
7 39 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 34 (6.50%) PRINCE2
9 33 (6.31%) Software Engineering
10 31 (5.93%) Business Analysis
11 27 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (4.97%) TDD
13 25 (4.78%) Web Design
14 24 (4.59%) CRM
14 24 (4.59%) SOA
14 24 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (4.40%) GAP Analysis
15 23 (4.40%) Responsive Web Design
16 22 (4.21%) Mobile First
17 21 (4.02%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 125 (23.90%) SQL
2 117 (22.37%) C#
3 92 (17.59%) JavaScript
4 36 (6.88%) PowerShell
5 34 (6.50%) VB.NET
6 32 (6.12%) Java
7 25 (4.78%) T-SQL
8 18 (3.44%) XPath
9 15 (2.87%) C++
10 9 (1.72%) VC++
11 8 (1.53%) VB
11 8 (1.53%) VBScript
12 5 (0.96%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.96%) Perl
12 5 (0.96%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.96%) Python
12 5 (0.96%) R
13 3 (0.57%) ABAP
13 3 (0.57%) VBA
14 2 (0.38%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (11.66%) Degree
1 61 (11.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (5.16%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (4.02%) ISEB
4 20 (3.82%) CCNA
4 20 (3.82%) CCNP
5 19 (3.63%) MCSA
5 19 (3.63%) MCSE
6 17 (3.25%) MCITP
6 17 (3.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (2.87%) MCP
8 12 (2.29%) HND
8 12 (2.29%) SC Cleared
8 12 (2.29%) Security Cleared
9 10 (1.91%) MCTS
10 8 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.34%) ISEB Practitioner
11 7 (1.34%) ISTQB
11 7 (1.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 6 (1.15%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (10.13%) SLA
2 14 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.15%) QA
4 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.38%) GCP
6 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 96 (18.36%) Active Directory
2 77 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (7.65%) XenApp
4 25 (4.78%) Hyper-V
5 23 (4.40%) VMware ESX
6 18 (3.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 18 (3.44%) Virtual Servers
7 16 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (2.49%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (2.49%) vSphere
9 12 (2.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (2.10%) VMware Server
11 8 (1.53%) NFS
12 7 (1.34%) XenDesktop
13 6 (1.15%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.38%) vCloud
15 1 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (3.44%) SCCM
2 17 (3.25%) TIBCO Hawk
3 12 (2.29%) Backup Exec
3 12 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.29%) SCOM
4 11 (2.10%) Control-M
4 11 (2.10%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (1.34%) HP SIM
6 6 (1.15%) BMC PATROL
6 6 (1.15%) Legato
6 6 (1.15%) Nagios
6 6 (1.15%) Netcool
6 6 (1.15%) NetVault Backup
6 6 (1.15%) OpenView
6 6 (1.15%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.15%) Tivoli NetView
7 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (0.96%) Puppet
8 3 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 84 (16.06%) VMware
2 57 (10.90%) Citrix
3 56 (10.71%) Cisco
4 37 (7.07%) HP
5 34 (6.50%) Oracle
6 20 (3.82%) NetApp
7 19 (3.63%) TIBCO
8 16 (3.06%) SAP
9 15 (2.87%) IBM
10 13 (2.49%) Cognos
11 12 (2.29%) SolarWinds
12 11 (2.10%) AppSense
12 11 (2.10%) Veritas
13 8 (1.53%) CheckPoint
13 8 (1.53%) Remedy
14 6 (1.15%) Altiris
14 6 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
14 6 (1.15%) Telerik
14 6 (1.15%) Wall Street Systems
15 5 (0.96%) Talend
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: 13 hours ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CBS butler
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Health
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Good package + 28 days paid holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + lots including flexi working
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £34k - 37k per year + Holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + Remote Working, Pension, 24 Days Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-45,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + Remote Working and more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits (in advert body)
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
FCO Services
Salary: £22,500 - £29,795 plus £1,000 location allowance plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Buckingham
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £37,000 to £49,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Wycombe Abbey School
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum Starting from £20,000 per annum, inc
Posted: 10 days ago
Aylesbury
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
High Wycombe
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 24 days ago