The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 58 53 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 22.48% 23.04% 17.21%
As % of the Vendors category 36.71% 43.80% 47.75%
Number of salaries quoted 44 46 51
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 £23,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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 High Wycombe region.

Vendors Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
158 121 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 61.24% 52.61% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 125 106 104
Average salary £50,000 £39,246 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.40% -1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 64 (53.78%) MS Excel
2 52 (43.70%) SQL Server
3 48 (40.34%) Windows
4 43 (36.13%) .NET
5 41 (34.45%) ASP.NET
6 40 (33.61%) C#
7 35 (29.41%) MVC
8 33 (27.73%) TDD
8 33 (27.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (26.89%) SQL
10 30 (25.21%) MS Exchange
11 28 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (21.01%) MCITP
13 24 (20.17%) MCSE
14 23 (19.33%) Lync
15 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2008
16 21 (17.65%) Hyper-V
16 21 (17.65%) Active Directory
17 19 (15.97%) WCF
17 19 (15.97%) Web Application Development
17 19 (15.97%) Windows Server 2012
18 18 (15.13%) Exchange Server 2010
19 17 (14.29%) Retail
19 17 (14.29%) VMware
19 17 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
20 16 (13.45%) Scrum
20 16 (13.45%) XML
20 16 (13.45%) HTML
20 16 (13.45%) Team Foundation Server
21 15 (12.61%) Office 365

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 30 (25.21%) MS Exchange
2 23 (19.33%) Lync
3 18 (15.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
7 7 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (5.88%) Node.js
8 3 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.68%) CMS
10 1 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (53.78%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.24%) MS Office
3 3 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.61%) Office 365
2 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.72%) ADSL
1 8 (6.72%) SAN
2 7 (5.88%) Unified Communications
3 5 (4.20%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (3.36%) PBX
4 4 (3.36%) VoIP
5 3 (2.52%) Internet
5 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.84%) DNS
6 1 (0.84%) NAS
6 1 (0.84%) DHCP
6 1 (0.84%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (43.70%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (7.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (5.88%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (2.52%) OLTP
9 3 (2.52%) MySQL
9 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.68%) UniData
11 1 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.84%) Snowflake Schema
11 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.84%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 1 (0.84%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (13.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (10.08%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (10.08%) NUnit
3 11 (9.24%) Git (software)
4 9 (7.56%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.36%) Subversion
5 4 (3.36%) JIRA
6 3 (2.52%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (14.29%) Retail
2 6 (5.04%) Finance
3 4 (3.36%) Billing
3 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (34.45%) Developer
2 33 (27.73%) .NET Developer
3 24 (20.17%) Consultant
4 16 (13.45%) Analyst
5 11 (9.24%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.40%) Support Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) Technical Consultant
7 9 (7.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (5.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 7 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (5.04%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.20%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Support Manager
10 5 (4.20%) Voice Consultant
10 5 (4.20%) IT Support
11 4 (3.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.36%) IT Support Manager
11 4 (3.36%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 4 (3.36%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (36.13%) .NET
2 41 (34.45%) ASP.NET
3 33 (27.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (15.97%) WCF
5 16 (13.45%) HTML
5 16 (13.45%) XML
6 14 (11.76%) CSS
6 14 (11.76%) jQuery
7 13 (10.92%) RESTful
8 12 (10.08%) Castle Windsor
8 12 (10.08%) Razor View Engine
8 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (10.08%) Ajax
8 12 (10.08%) MonoRail
8 12 (10.08%) NHibernate
9 10 (8.40%) .NET Framework
9 10 (8.40%) LINQ
9 10 (8.40%) XHTML
9 10 (8.40%) Hibernate
9 10 (8.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Tandem
2 10 (8.40%) Client/Server
3 8 (6.72%) EPoS
4 7 (5.88%) EqualLogic
5 5 (4.20%) Replication
5 5 (4.20%) Clustering
6 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.68%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.68%) CMDB
7 2 (1.68%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.84%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 48 (40.34%) Windows
2 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (15.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (8.40%) Windows XP
5 8 (6.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.41%) MVC
2 33 (27.73%) TDD
3 19 (15.97%) Web Application Development
4 16 (13.45%) Scrum
5 11 (9.24%) OO
6 10 (8.40%) Migration
7 8 (6.72%) ITIL
8 7 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.88%) BDD
9 6 (5.04%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (5.04%) CRM
10 5 (4.20%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.20%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.20%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.36%) Kanban
11 4 (3.36%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.36%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (3.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.61%) C#
2 32 (26.89%) SQL
3 14 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.08%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.88%) Ruby
6 3 (2.52%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.68%) UniBasic
8 1 (0.84%) C
8 1 (0.84%) VBA
8 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (21.01%) MCITP
3 24 (20.17%) MCSE
4 12 (10.08%) MCTS
5 6 (5.04%) CCNP
5 6 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.20%) CCVP
6 5 (4.20%) CCDA
6 5 (4.20%) MCP
6 5 (4.20%) CCIE
7 4 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.36%) NCDA
7 4 (3.36%) NCIE
7 4 (3.36%) VCAP
8 3 (2.52%) ISEB
8 3 (2.52%) Degree
9 2 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.68%) MCSA
10 1 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) SLA
2 3 (2.52%) QA
3 1 (0.84%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 21 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 11 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.72%) Forefront TMG
4 7 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (5.88%) XenApp
4 7 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 6 (5.04%) vSphere
5 6 (5.04%) XenServer
5 6 (5.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.20%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.36%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.68%) SCOM
5 1 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (14.29%) VMware
2 13 (10.92%) Cisco
3 12 (10.08%) HP
4 9 (7.56%) Dell
4 9 (7.56%) NetApp
5 8 (6.72%) EMC
5 8 (6.72%) Citrix
6 7 (5.88%) PlateSpin
6 7 (5.88%) Veeam
7 6 (5.04%) Retalix
7 6 (5.04%) Symantec
8 2 (1.68%) Remedy
8 2 (1.68%) SendGrid
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle
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