The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chesham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesham 28.57% 61.54% 66.67%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £20,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,550 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,200 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Chesham region.

Vendors Category
Chesham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesham 57.14% 61.54% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 8
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesham

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Chesham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Chesham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Chesham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chesham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chesham 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) MCP
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) MCSE
5 3 (30.00%) MCSA
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) MCITP
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (20.00%) MCDST
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) Firewall
7 1 (10.00%) Wireless
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Legal
7 1 (10.00%) DNS
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco
7 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
7 1 (10.00%) SAN
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (10.00%) MS Office
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (10.00%) LAN
7 1 (10.00%) WAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chesham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chesham 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Junior IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) MCP
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCITP
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) MCSA
3 2 (20.00%) MCDST
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Veeam
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix