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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 10 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 38 45 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 14.39% 19.15% 15.31%
As % of the Vendors category 27.34% 37.19% 33.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 45
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £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
139 121 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 52.65% 51.49% 45.28%
Number of salaries quoted 113 104 131
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £59,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 2 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 62 (57.94%) MS Excel
2 47 (43.93%) Windows
3 45 (42.06%) SQL Server
4 36 (33.64%) .NET
5 34 (31.78%) ASP.NET
6 31 (28.97%) C#
7 30 (28.04%) SQL
7 30 (28.04%) MS Exchange
7 30 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (27.10%) MVC
9 28 (26.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (26.17%) TDD
9 28 (26.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (23.36%) MCITP
11 24 (22.43%) MCSE
12 22 (20.56%) Active Directory
13 21 (19.63%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (19.63%) Hyper-V
14 19 (17.76%) Lync
15 18 (16.82%) Exchange Server 2010
16 17 (15.89%) VMware
16 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (15.89%) Exchange Server 2013
17 16 (14.95%) Retail
18 15 (14.02%) Team Foundation Server
18 15 (14.02%) WCF
18 15 (14.02%) Web Application Development
19 13 (12.15%) Office 365
19 13 (12.15%) XML
20 12 (11.21%) HTML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (28.04%) MS Exchange
2 19 (17.76%) Lync
3 18 (16.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (15.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (6.54%) SharePoint
6 7 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (6.54%) Node.js
7 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Foundation
8 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 62 (57.94%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.35%) MS Office
3 3 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.87%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.15%) Office 365
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.41%) SAN
2 8 (7.48%) ADSL
3 5 (4.67%) Unified Communications
4 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.74%) PBX
5 2 (1.87%) LAN
5 2 (1.87%) Internet
6 1 (0.93%) Firewall
6 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.93%) Wireless
6 1 (0.93%) VLAN
6 1 (0.93%) Network Security
6 1 (0.93%) NAS
6 1 (0.93%) VPN
6 1 (0.93%) DNS
6 1 (0.93%) VoIP
6 1 (0.93%) WAN
6 1 (0.93%) DHCP
6 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (42.06%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (8.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (6.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.54%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.80%) OLTP
8 3 (2.80%) MySQL
8 3 (2.80%) QlikView
9 2 (1.87%) UniData
9 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.93%) Snowflake Schema
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.93%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 15 (14.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (9.35%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.48%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (7.48%) NUnit
4 7 (6.54%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.80%) TestDirector
5 3 (2.80%) Subversion
5 3 (2.80%) JIRA
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (14.95%) Retail
2 9 (8.41%) Finance
3 6 (5.61%) Billing
4 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (31.78%) Developer
2 28 (26.17%) .NET Developer
3 19 (17.76%) Consultant
4 16 (14.95%) Analyst
5 10 (9.35%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (8.41%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.48%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 7 (6.54%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (4.67%) Service Manager
9 5 (4.67%) Junior
9 5 (4.67%) Support Manager
9 5 (4.67%) IT Support
10 4 (3.74%) IT Support Manager
10 4 (3.74%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 4 (3.74%) Billing Analyst
10 4 (3.74%) DBA
10 4 (3.74%) Sales Consultant
10 4 (3.74%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.64%) .NET
2 34 (31.78%) ASP.NET
3 28 (26.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (14.02%) WCF
5 13 (12.15%) XML
6 12 (11.21%) HTML
6 12 (11.21%) RESTful
7 11 (10.28%) jQuery
7 11 (10.28%) Ajax
7 11 (10.28%) CSS
8 10 (9.35%) XHTML
8 10 (9.35%) Hibernate
8 10 (9.35%) LINQ
8 10 (9.35%) .NET Framework
8 10 (9.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (7.48%) Castle Windsor
9 8 (7.48%) Razor View Engine
9 8 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (7.48%) NHibernate
9 8 (7.48%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) Client/Server
1 10 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.48%) EPoS
2 8 (7.48%) Tandem
3 7 (6.54%) EqualLogic
4 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.80%) Replication
4 3 (2.80%) Clustering
5 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.93%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 47 (43.93%) Windows
2 21 (19.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (9.35%) Windows XP
5 6 (5.61%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (27.10%) MVC
3 28 (26.17%) TDD
4 15 (14.02%) Web Application Development
5 11 (10.28%) Scrum
6 10 (9.35%) Mentoring
6 10 (9.35%) Migration
6 10 (9.35%) OO
7 8 (7.48%) ITIL
7 8 (7.48%) CRM
8 7 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.54%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.54%) BDD
8 7 (6.54%) Coaching
9 6 (5.61%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (4.67%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.67%) Test Scripting
11 4 (3.74%) Validation
11 4 (3.74%) Identity Management
11 4 (3.74%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.97%) C#
2 30 (28.04%) SQL
3 11 (10.28%) T-SQL
3 11 (10.28%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.54%) Ruby
5 2 (1.87%) UniBasic
6 1 (0.93%) VB
6 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (26.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (23.36%) MCITP
3 24 (22.43%) MCSE
4 12 (11.21%) MCTS
5 6 (5.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.67%) MCP
6 5 (4.67%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.74%) NCDA
7 4 (3.74%) NCIE
7 4 (3.74%) VCAP
8 3 (2.80%) Degree
8 3 (2.80%) ISEB
9 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.87%) MCSA
9 2 (1.87%) CCNP
9 2 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.93%) VCP4
10 1 (0.93%) CCDA
10 1 (0.93%) CCIE
10 1 (0.93%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) SLA
2 3 (2.80%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (20.56%) Active Directory
2 21 (19.63%) Hyper-V
3 11 (10.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.48%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (6.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (6.54%) XenApp
5 7 (6.54%) XenDesktop
5 7 (6.54%) vSphere
6 6 (5.61%) XenServer
6 6 (5.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (6.54%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.67%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.74%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.87%) SCOM
5 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (15.89%) VMware
2 11 (10.28%) Dell
3 10 (9.35%) Cisco
3 10 (9.35%) HP
4 8 (7.48%) Citrix
4 8 (7.48%) Veeam
5 7 (6.54%) PlateSpin
5 7 (6.54%) NetApp
5 7 (6.54%) Symantec
6 6 (5.61%) EMC
6 6 (5.61%) Retalix
7 2 (1.87%) Remedy
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle
8 1 (0.93%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.93%) Kaseya
8 1 (0.93%) SendGrid
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