The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gerrards Cross region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 13 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gerrards Cross 18.52% 18.18% 53.33%
As % of the Vendors category 83.33% 100.00% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 16
Average salary £32,500 £44,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.55% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £42,850 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £45,650 £48,750
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 Gerrards Cross region.

Vendors Category
Gerrards Cross
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
6 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gerrards Cross 22.22% 18.18% 63.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 19
Average salary £32,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.34% +2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Gerrards Cross

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Gerrards Cross

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Gerrards Cross

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Gerrards Cross

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gerrards Cross

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gerrards Cross 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gerrards Cross by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gerrards Cross 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) VMware