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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 45 50 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 17.31% 21.65% 17.25%
As % of the Vendors category 30.41% 41.67% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 52
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 £21,400 £30,000 £21,825
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £55,000
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
148 120 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 56.92% 51.95% 43.13%
Number of salaries quoted 118 106 127
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,400 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (55.65%) MS Excel
2 48 (41.74%) SQL Server
3 47 (40.87%) Windows
4 39 (33.91%) .NET
5 37 (32.17%) ASP.NET
6 35 (30.43%) C#
7 33 (28.70%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (27.83%) MVC
9 31 (26.96%) MS Exchange
9 31 (26.96%) TDD
9 31 (26.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (26.09%) SQL
11 28 (24.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (21.74%) MCITP
13 24 (20.87%) MCSE
14 22 (19.13%) Active Directory
14 22 (19.13%) Hyper-V
15 21 (18.26%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (18.26%) Lync
16 19 (16.52%) VMware
17 18 (15.65%) Exchange Server 2010
18 17 (14.78%) Web Application Development
18 17 (14.78%) WCF
18 17 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
18 17 (14.78%) Exchange Server 2013
19 16 (13.91%) Retail
19 16 (13.91%) Team Foundation Server
20 14 (12.17%) Office 365
20 14 (12.17%) Scrum
20 14 (12.17%) XML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (26.96%) MS Exchange
2 21 (18.26%) Lync
3 18 (15.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (14.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (6.09%) Node.js
6 7 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (5.22%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 64 (55.65%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.70%) MS Office
3 3 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.87%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.17%) Office 365
2 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) ADSL
1 8 (6.96%) SAN
2 5 (4.35%) Unified Communications
3 4 (3.48%) PBX
4 3 (2.61%) VoIP
4 3 (2.61%) Internet
4 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.87%) DNS
5 1 (0.87%) NAS
5 1 (0.87%) DHCP
5 1 (0.87%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (41.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (6.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.09%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.61%) OLTP
8 3 (2.61%) MySQL
8 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.74%) UniData
9 2 (1.74%) QlikView
10 1 (0.87%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.87%) Snowflake Schema
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (13.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.57%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.70%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (8.70%) NUnit
4 9 (7.83%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.48%) Subversion
5 4 (3.48%) JIRA
6 3 (2.61%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (13.91%) Retail
2 8 (6.96%) Finance
3 5 (4.35%) Billing
4 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
5 1 (0.87%) Legal
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (32.17%) Developer
2 31 (26.96%) .NET Developer
3 21 (18.26%) Consultant
4 17 (14.78%) Analyst
5 10 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.83%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (7.83%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (6.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 7 (6.09%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (5.22%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Service Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Support Manager
9 5 (4.35%) IT Support
10 4 (3.48%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.48%) IT Support Manager
10 4 (3.48%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 4 (3.48%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (33.91%) .NET
2 37 (32.17%) ASP.NET
3 31 (26.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (14.78%) WCF
5 14 (12.17%) XML
6 13 (11.30%) HTML
6 13 (11.30%) RESTful
7 11 (9.57%) Ajax
7 11 (9.57%) CSS
7 11 (9.57%) jQuery
8 10 (8.70%) LINQ
8 10 (8.70%) MonoRail
8 10 (8.70%) NHibernate
8 10 (8.70%) .NET Framework
8 10 (8.70%) XHTML
8 10 (8.70%) Hibernate
8 10 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 10 (8.70%) Castle Windsor
8 10 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
8 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Client/Server
1 10 (8.70%) Tandem
2 8 (6.96%) EPoS
2 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.09%) EqualLogic
4 3 (2.61%) Replication
4 3 (2.61%) Clustering
4 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.74%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.87%) FMCG
6 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (40.87%) Windows
2 21 (18.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 6 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.70%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (27.83%) MVC
3 31 (26.96%) TDD
4 17 (14.78%) Web Application Development
5 14 (12.17%) Scrum
6 10 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 10 (8.70%) Migration
6 10 (8.70%) OO
7 8 (6.96%) ITIL
8 7 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.09%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.09%) BDD
8 7 (6.09%) Coaching
9 6 (5.22%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (5.22%) CRM
9 6 (5.22%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.35%) Data Analysis
11 4 (3.48%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.48%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (3.48%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.43%) C#
2 30 (26.09%) SQL
3 11 (9.57%) T-SQL
3 11 (9.57%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.09%) Ruby
5 2 (1.74%) UniBasic
6 1 (0.87%) VB
6 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (24.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (21.74%) MCITP
3 24 (20.87%) MCSE
4 12 (10.43%) MCTS
5 6 (5.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.35%) MCP
7 4 (3.48%) CCNP
7 4 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.48%) NCDA
7 4 (3.48%) NCIE
7 4 (3.48%) VCAP
8 3 (2.61%) CCVP
8 3 (2.61%) CCDA
8 3 (2.61%) ISEB
8 3 (2.61%) CCIE
8 3 (2.61%) Degree
9 2 (1.74%) MCSA
9 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) SLA
2 3 (2.61%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (19.13%) Active Directory
1 22 (19.13%) Hyper-V
2 12 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.96%) Forefront TMG
4 7 (6.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (6.09%) XenApp
4 7 (6.09%) XenDesktop
5 6 (5.22%) vSphere
5 6 (5.22%) XenServer
5 6 (5.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.35%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.48%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.74%) SCOM
5 1 (0.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (16.52%) VMware
2 13 (11.30%) Cisco
3 12 (10.43%) HP
4 10 (8.70%) Dell
5 9 (7.83%) NetApp
6 8 (6.96%) EMC
6 8 (6.96%) Citrix
7 7 (6.09%) PlateSpin
7 7 (6.09%) Veeam
8 6 (5.22%) Retalix
8 6 (5.22%) Symantec
9 2 (1.74%) Remedy
10 1 (0.87%) SendGrid
10 1 (0.87%) Oracle
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