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 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 8 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 43 54 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 13.48% 19.22% 13.91%
As % of the Vendors category 30.07% 51.43% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 34
Average salary £35,000 £38,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.49% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
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
143 105 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 44.83% 37.37% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 122 82 107
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 17 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 53 (58.89%) MS Excel
2 42 (46.67%) Windows
3 30 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 29 (32.22%) MS Exchange
5 24 (26.67%) SQL
6 23 (25.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (22.22%) .NET
8 18 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET
9 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
9 17 (18.89%) VMware
9 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (17.78%) MCSE
10 16 (17.78%) TCP/IP
10 16 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (16.67%) MCITP
12 14 (15.56%) CRM
12 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (13.33%) Retail
14 11 (12.22%) C#
14 11 (12.22%) Firewall
14 11 (12.22%) MVC
14 11 (12.22%) TDD
14 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (11.11%) T-SQL
15 10 (11.11%) ITIL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 29 (32.22%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (8.89%) SharePoint
5 8 (8.89%) Lync
6 7 (7.78%) Node.js
7 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.11%) SharePoint Foundation
9 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 53 (58.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.89%) MS Office
3 3 (3.33%) MS Project
3 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.89%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.78%) TCP/IP
2 11 (12.22%) Firewall
3 6 (6.67%) SAN
4 5 (5.56%) ADSL
5 2 (2.22%) LAN
5 2 (2.22%) WAN
5 2 (2.22%) DHCP
5 2 (2.22%) DNS
5 2 (2.22%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.11%) VLAN
6 1 (1.11%) NAS
6 1 (1.11%) Network Security
6 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.11%) VPN
6 1 (1.11%) PBX
6 1 (1.11%) Internet
6 1 (1.11%) Telnet
6 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (7.78%) NoSQL
7 6 (6.67%) MySQL
7 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (6.67%) QlikView
8 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.56%) MariaDB
8 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.11%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (1.11%) OLAP
10 1 (1.11%) OLTP
10 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.11%) MSI
General
1 12 (13.33%) Retail
2 8 (8.89%) Billing
3 7 (7.78%) Finance
4 2 (2.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (18.89%) Developer
2 16 (17.78%) Analyst
3 13 (14.44%) Consultant
4 11 (12.22%) .NET Developer
5 9 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Junior
6 8 (8.89%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (8.89%) DBA
7 6 (6.67%) Technical Support
7 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (6.67%) Graduate
7 6 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Junior Developer
8 5 (5.56%) MySQL DBA
8 5 (5.56%) Architect
9 4 (4.44%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.22%) .NET
2 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET
3 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (10.00%) XML
5 7 (7.78%) WCF
5 7 (7.78%) RESTful
5 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (5.56%) REST
7 5 (5.56%) LAMP
8 4 (4.44%) Hibernate
8 4 (4.44%) CSS
8 4 (4.44%) HTML
8 4 (4.44%) XHTML
8 4 (4.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (4.44%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.44%) Ajax
8 4 (4.44%) LINQ
8 4 (4.44%) jQuery
9 1 (1.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.78%) Replication
3 6 (6.67%) Clustering
4 5 (5.56%) EPoS
5 4 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.44%) EqualLogic
5 4 (4.44%) PACS
6 2 (2.22%) NHS
7 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) FMCG
7 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (46.67%) Windows
2 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (7.78%) Windows XP
5 6 (6.67%) Linux
5 6 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (15.56%) CRM
2 11 (12.22%) TDD
2 11 (12.22%) MVC
3 10 (11.11%) ITIL
3 10 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (7.78%) BDD
5 7 (7.78%) Web Application Development
5 7 (7.78%) OO
5 7 (7.78%) Change Management
5 7 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.67%) ERP
6 6 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (5.56%) Project Management
7 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.56%) Migration
7 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) SQL
2 11 (12.22%) C#
3 10 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 7 (7.78%) Ruby
5 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.22%) VB
6 2 (2.22%) VBA
7 1 (1.11%) C
7 1 (1.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (25.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (17.78%) MCSE
3 15 (16.67%) MCITP
4 8 (8.89%) MCP
4 8 (8.89%) MCTS
5 6 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.44%) Degree
7 3 (3.33%) VCAP
7 3 (3.33%) NCDA
7 3 (3.33%) NCIE
7 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.22%) CCA
8 2 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.22%) ISEB
8 2 (2.22%) CCNA
8 2 (2.22%) MCSA
8 2 (2.22%) VCP5
8 2 (2.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (2.22%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) SLA
2 4 (4.44%) HL7
3 3 (3.33%) DICOM
4 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.11%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 18 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
3 14 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.78%) vSphere
5 6 (6.67%) XenApp
5 6 (6.67%) XenDesktop
6 5 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (4.44%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (4.44%) XenServer
8 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.44%) NetBackup
2 4 (4.44%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.22%) SCOM
4 1 (1.11%) SCCM
4 1 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (18.89%) VMware
2 8 (8.89%) Dell
2 8 (8.89%) Cisco
3 7 (7.78%) Citrix
4 5 (5.56%) Veeam
4 5 (5.56%) HP
4 5 (5.56%) Symantec
5 4 (4.44%) EMC
5 4 (4.44%) NetApp
5 4 (4.44%) PlateSpin
6 3 (3.33%) Retalix
7 1 (1.11%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.11%) Kaseya
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle
7 1 (1.11%) Remedy
7 1 (1.11%) McAfee
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: Up to £40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago