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 1 June 2015 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 65 61 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.57% 26.07% 24.37%
As % of the Vendors category 45.14% 50.83% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 45
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £37,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £54,000 £50,000
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 High Wycombe region.

Vendors Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
144 120 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 45.57% 51.28% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 84 94 84
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,350 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 1 June 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 56 (50.00%) Windows
3 43 (38.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (33.04%) MS Exchange
5 29 (25.89%) SQL Server
5 29 (25.89%) MCP
6 28 (25.00%) ITIL
6 28 (25.00%) MS Office
6 28 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (23.21%) Active Directory
8 25 (22.32%) TCP/IP
9 23 (20.54%) Visual Studio
9 23 (20.54%) .NET
10 22 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 22 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (18.75%) ASP.NET
12 20 (17.86%) C#
12 20 (17.86%) MCSE
12 20 (17.86%) CSS
13 19 (16.96%) VMware
13 19 (16.96%) WCF
13 19 (16.96%) .NET Framework
14 18 (16.07%) Scrum
15 17 (15.18%) Migration
15 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
15 17 (15.18%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (15.18%) Windows 7
16 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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 37 (33.04%) MS Exchange
2 22 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (11.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (10.71%) SharePoint
5 9 (8.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (8.04%) Lync
6 7 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 64 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 28 (25.00%) MS Office
3 11 (9.82%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.68%) MS Project
5 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.68%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.71%) Office 365
2 2 (1.79%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.32%) TCP/IP
2 14 (12.50%) Firewall
3 10 (8.93%) DHCP
3 10 (8.93%) DNS
4 5 (4.46%) LAN
4 5 (4.46%) WAN
5 4 (3.57%) Intranet
6 3 (2.68%) Telnet
7 2 (1.79%) VLAN
7 2 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.79%) SNMP
7 2 (1.79%) VPN
8 1 (0.89%) SAN
8 1 (0.89%) 3G
8 1 (0.89%) Internet
8 1 (0.89%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.89%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.68%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (20.54%) Visual Studio
2 22 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (13.39%) ReSharper
3 15 (13.39%) Moq
4 3 (2.68%) MSI
5 2 (1.79%) JIRA
6 1 (0.89%) MSTest
6 1 (0.89%) NUnit
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (13.39%) Finance
2 4 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (1.79%) Marketing
3 2 (1.79%) Law
3 2 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (0.89%) Automotive
4 1 (0.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (19.64%) Analyst
2 21 (18.75%) Developer
3 16 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 15 (13.39%) Senior Developer
4 15 (13.39%) Senior Web Developer
5 13 (11.61%) Support Engineer
6 11 (9.82%) Administrator
7 10 (8.93%) Consultant
8 7 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.36%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Service Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Technical Support
10 5 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.46%) Management Consultant
10 5 (4.46%) Software Consultant
11 4 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
11 4 (3.57%) IT Support
11 4 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.54%) .NET
2 21 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 20 (17.86%) CSS
4 19 (16.96%) WCF
4 19 (16.96%) .NET Framework
5 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (13.39%) XML
6 15 (13.39%) Ajax
6 15 (13.39%) Ruby on Rails
6 15 (13.39%) JSON
6 15 (13.39%) jQuery
6 15 (13.39%) LINQ
6 15 (13.39%) Entity Framework
6 15 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 15 (13.39%) Unity DI Container
7 6 (5.36%) HTML
8 5 (4.46%) HTML5
8 5 (4.46%) Application Packaging
9 4 (3.57%) Web Services
10 3 (2.68%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.25%) PACS
3 6 (5.36%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.46%) NHS
4 5 (4.46%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.68%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.68%) Physics
5 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.89%) AS400
7 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.89%) Social Network
7 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (50.00%) Windows
2 28 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (15.18%) Windows 7
4 14 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.36%) Linux
7 5 (4.46%) UNIX
8 4 (3.57%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.68%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.68%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.79%) OS/400
10 2 (1.79%) AIX
11 1 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.00%) ITIL
2 22 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.07%) Scrum
4 17 (15.18%) Migration
5 16 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 16 (14.29%) TDD
5 16 (14.29%) MVC
6 15 (13.39%) Extreme Programming
6 15 (13.39%) OOD
7 12 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 12 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (8.93%) Software Licensing
9 9 (8.04%) Coaching
9 9 (8.04%) Test Scripting
10 7 (6.25%) IT Asset Management
10 7 (6.25%) Software Asset Management
10 7 (6.25%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.46%) CRM
11 5 (4.46%) Workflow
11 5 (4.46%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.86%) C#
2 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
3 15 (13.39%) VBScript
3 15 (13.39%) VB.NET
3 15 (13.39%) Ruby
4 12 (10.71%) SQL
5 11 (9.82%) VB
6 6 (5.36%) C
7 3 (2.68%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.89%) VBA
9 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (38.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (25.89%) MCP
3 20 (17.86%) MCSE
4 15 (13.39%) ISEB
5 12 (10.71%) MCITP
6 9 (8.04%) MCTS
7 8 (7.14%) MCSA
8 7 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (6.25%) Degree
9 6 (5.36%) ISTQB
10 5 (4.46%) CCNA
10 5 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.68%) CCA
13 2 (1.79%) VCP5
13 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.79%) CCEE
13 2 (1.79%) CCAA
13 2 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.89%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.39%) SLA
2 7 (6.25%) HL7
3 6 (5.36%) QA
3 6 (5.36%) DICOM
System Software
1 26 (23.21%) Active Directory
2 17 (15.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (5.36%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.79%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.79%) vSphere
6 2 (1.79%) XenApp
6 2 (1.79%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.79%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.79%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) SCCM
2 3 (2.68%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.68%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.79%) SCOM
3 2 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.79%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (16.96%) VMware
2 12 (10.71%) Cisco
3 9 (8.04%) Citrix
4 4 (3.57%) Nintex
5 3 (2.68%) Oracle
5 3 (2.68%) HP
5 3 (2.68%) McAfee
5 3 (2.68%) Laserfiche
6 2 (1.79%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.89%) Dell
7 1 (0.89%) EMC
7 1 (0.89%) NetScout
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