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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 60 58 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 23.62% 18.41% 26.51%
As % of the Vendors category 43.80% 35.80% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 55 45 51
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
137 162 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 53.94% 51.43% 57.43%
Number of salaries quoted 125 136 109
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of job ads across the High Wycombe region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the High Wycombe region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 57 (55.88%) MS Excel
2 45 (44.12%) Windows
3 41 (40.20%) Active Directory
4 29 (28.43%) VMware
4 29 (28.43%) Windows 7
5 25 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (23.53%) SQL
7 23 (22.55%) MS Office
7 23 (22.55%) ITIL
8 21 (20.59%) SQL Server
8 21 (20.59%) Office 365
9 20 (19.61%) Windows Server
9 20 (19.61%) Cisco
10 19 (18.63%) Citrix
10 19 (18.63%) MS Exchange
11 18 (17.65%) Degree
12 17 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
12 17 (16.67%) SAN
12 17 (16.67%) LAN
12 17 (16.67%) WAN
12 17 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 17 (16.67%) CRM
13 16 (15.69%) HP
13 16 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (14.71%) Data Centre
15 14 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (13.73%) Project Management
16 13 (12.75%) C#
17 12 (11.76%) Data Warehouse

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (18.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.98%) Apache
5 1 (0.98%) IIS
5 1 (0.98%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.98%) nginx
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 57 (55.88%) MS Excel
2 23 (22.55%) MS Office
3 11 (10.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.90%) MS Project
4 5 (4.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.59%) Office 365
2 5 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.98%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.67%) LAN
1 17 (16.67%) SAN
1 17 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 17 (16.67%) WAN
2 12 (11.76%) DNS
2 12 (11.76%) Firewall
3 9 (8.82%) Wireless
4 8 (7.84%) DHCP
4 8 (7.84%) IP Telephony
4 8 (7.84%) VoIP
5 7 (6.86%) Internet
6 5 (4.90%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (1.96%) FCoE
7 2 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.98%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.98%) IMAP
8 1 (0.98%) NAS
8 1 (0.98%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.88%) MySQL
5 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.90%) MariaDB
6 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (4.90%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (10.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.84%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.90%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.82%) Finance
3 5 (4.90%) Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Marketing
5 2 (1.96%) Electronics
5 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Automotive
6 1 (0.98%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (18.63%) Analyst
2 12 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
2 12 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 11 (10.78%) Developer
4 10 (9.80%) Service Desk Support
5 9 (8.82%) Architect
5 9 (8.82%) C# Developer
5 9 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Help Desk Analyst
6 8 (7.84%) IT Support
6 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Service Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Data Architect
9 5 (4.90%) Field Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Help Desk Support
9 5 (4.90%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.82%) WCF
1 9 (8.82%) WPF
2 6 (5.88%) LAMP
3 5 (4.90%) REST
3 5 (4.90%) Web Services
3 5 (4.90%) XML
4 3 (2.94%) .NET
5 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.96%) CSS
5 2 (1.96%) HTML
5 2 (1.96%) jQuery
6 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.98%) CSS3
6 1 (0.98%) HTML5
6 1 (0.98%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.98%) Middleware
6 1 (0.98%) Node.js
6 1 (0.98%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.98%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.86%) BYOD
3 7 (6.86%) iPad
3 7 (6.86%) PACS
4 6 (5.88%) Replication
5 5 (4.90%) Clustering
6 4 (3.92%) IVR
7 3 (2.94%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.96%) CMDB
8 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (1.96%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (44.12%) Windows
2 29 (28.43%) Windows 7
3 20 (19.61%) Windows Server
4 15 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (10.78%) Linux
5 11 (10.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (8.82%) Windows 10
7 8 (7.84%) Windows 8
8 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.90%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.55%) ITIL
3 17 (16.67%) CRM
4 14 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (13.73%) Project Management
5 10 (9.80%) Migration
6 9 (8.82%) Multithreading
6 9 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.84%) Asset Management
7 8 (7.84%) Change Management
7 8 (7.84%) Issue Tracking
7 8 (7.84%) Network Design
7 8 (7.84%) Software Asset Management
8 7 (6.86%) Business Transformation
8 7 (6.86%) Data Analysis
8 7 (6.86%) Software Engineering
9 6 (5.88%) Business Analysis
9 6 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.53%) SQL
2 13 (12.75%) C#
3 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.86%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.90%) Python
5 2 (1.96%) Java
5 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.96%) VBScript
6 1 (0.98%) PHP
6 1 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (17.65%) Degree
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.84%) MCSA
4 7 (6.86%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.88%) MCSE
6 5 (4.90%) ISEB
6 5 (4.90%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (4.90%) ISTQB
6 5 (4.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.94%) CCNA
7 3 (2.94%) MCITP
7 3 (2.94%) MCP
8 2 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.96%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.96%) MCTS
9 1 (0.98%) CCAA
9 1 (0.98%) CCENT
9 1 (0.98%) MCDST
9 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.78%) SLA
2 7 (6.86%) DICOM
3 1 (0.98%) P3O
3 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (40.20%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (6.86%) vSphere
5 6 (5.88%) XenApp
6 3 (2.94%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.94%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (2.94%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.96%) NFS
7 2 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.98%) KVM
8 1 (0.98%) oVirt
8 1 (0.98%) Postfix
8 1 (0.98%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (11.76%) SCCM
2 7 (6.86%) Backup Exec
2 7 (6.86%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (6.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (4.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (28.43%) VMware
2 20 (19.61%) Cisco
3 19 (18.63%) Citrix
4 16 (15.69%) HP
5 8 (7.84%) Symantec
6 7 (6.86%) 3PAR
6 7 (6.86%) Intel Security
7 6 (5.88%) Adobe
7 6 (5.88%) CommVault
7 6 (5.88%) IBM
7 6 (5.88%) Oracle
7 6 (5.88%) Veeam
8 5 (4.90%) Avaya
8 5 (4.90%) Mitel
9 4 (3.92%) Apple
10 2 (1.96%) Google
10 2 (1.96%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (1.96%) SAP
11 1 (0.98%) Altiris
11 1 (0.98%) F5
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