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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 12 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 34 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 10.93% 16.09% 15.12%
As % of the Vendors category 23.13% 33.94% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 42
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,050 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £54,250 £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
147 109 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 47.27% 47.39% 42.61%
Number of salaries quoted 121 98 115
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £72,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 21 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 (62.00%) MS Excel
2 50 (50.00%) Windows
3 38 (38.00%) SQL Server
4 31 (31.00%) .NET
4 31 (31.00%) MS Exchange
5 30 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 29 (29.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (26.00%) SQL
7 26 (26.00%) MCITP
8 25 (25.00%) MCSE
9 24 (24.00%) C#
9 24 (24.00%) Active Directory
9 24 (24.00%) MVC
9 24 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (23.00%) TDD
10 23 (23.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (23.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (21.00%) Hyper-V
12 19 (19.00%) Lync
12 19 (19.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 17 (17.00%) VMware
15 15 (15.00%) Retail
16 14 (14.00%) Office 365
16 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (13.00%) MCTS
17 13 (13.00%) Exchange Server 2007
18 12 (12.00%) WCF
18 12 (12.00%) Web Application Development

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 31 (31.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (19.00%) Lync
2 19 (19.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (13.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (7.00%) Node.js
6 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 62 (62.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.00%) MS Office
3 3 (3.00%) MS Project
3 3 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.00%) Office 365
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.00%) SAN
2 8 (8.00%) ADSL
3 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.00%) Unified Communications
4 4 (4.00%) PBX
5 2 (2.00%) LAN
6 1 (1.00%) VPN
6 1 (1.00%) DNS
6 1 (1.00%) WAN
6 1 (1.00%) DHCP
6 1 (1.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.00%) Internet
6 1 (1.00%) Firewall
6 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.00%) Wireless
6 1 (1.00%) VLAN
6 1 (1.00%) Network Security
6 1 (1.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (38.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (11.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (11.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (7.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.00%) QlikView
5 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (3.00%) OLTP
7 3 (3.00%) MySQL
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.00%) OLAP
8 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.00%) UniData
Development Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.00%) NUnit
3 5 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.00%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.00%) Subversion
5 1 (1.00%) JIRA
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (15.00%) Retail
2 9 (9.00%) Finance
3 8 (8.00%) Billing
4 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.00%) Legal
4 1 (1.00%) Banking
4 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (30.00%) Developer
2 23 (23.00%) .NET Developer
3 18 (18.00%) Consultant
4 15 (15.00%) Analyst
5 11 (11.00%) Support Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (9.00%) Junior
7 7 (7.00%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (7.00%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 6 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Graduate
9 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Service Manager
9 5 (5.00%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Junior Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Support Manager
9 5 (5.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (31.00%) .NET
2 30 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (23.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (12.00%) WCF
5 11 (11.00%) XML
5 11 (11.00%) HTML
5 11 (11.00%) CSS
5 11 (11.00%) jQuery
5 11 (11.00%) Ajax
6 10 (10.00%) LINQ
6 10 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 10 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 10 (10.00%) XHTML
7 9 (9.00%) RESTful
8 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (5.00%) NHibernate
10 5 (5.00%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 8 (8.00%) EPoS
4 7 (7.00%) EqualLogic
5 5 (5.00%) Tandem
6 4 (4.00%) Replication
7 3 (3.00%) Clustering
8 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.00%) FMCG
8 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (50.00%) Windows
2 23 (23.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (6.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.00%) MVC
1 24 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.00%) TDD
3 12 (12.00%) Web Application Development
3 12 (12.00%) CRM
4 11 (11.00%) Migration
4 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.00%) ITIL
6 8 (8.00%) OO
6 8 (8.00%) Coaching
7 7 (7.00%) ERP
7 7 (7.00%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.00%) BDD
8 6 (6.00%) Test Scripting
8 6 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (6.00%) Scrum
8 6 (6.00%) Change Management
9 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.00%) SQL
2 24 (24.00%) C#
3 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (11.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (7.00%) Ruby
5 1 (1.00%) VB
5 1 (1.00%) VBA
5 1 (1.00%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 29 (29.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (26.00%) MCITP
3 25 (25.00%) MCSE
4 13 (13.00%) MCTS
5 6 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (5.00%) MCP
7 4 (4.00%) VCAP
7 4 (4.00%) NCDA
7 4 (4.00%) NCIE
8 2 (2.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (2.00%) MCSA
8 2 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.00%) ISEB
9 1 (1.00%) CCNP
9 1 (1.00%) MCDBA
9 1 (1.00%) Degree
9 1 (1.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 24 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (21.00%) Hyper-V
3 11 (11.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (9.00%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (7.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (7.00%) XenApp
5 7 (7.00%) XenDesktop
5 7 (7.00%) vSphere
6 6 (6.00%) XenServer
6 6 (6.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.00%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.00%) SCOM
5 1 (1.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (17.00%) VMware
2 11 (11.00%) Dell
3 10 (10.00%) HP
4 9 (9.00%) Cisco
5 8 (8.00%) Veeam
5 8 (8.00%) Citrix
6 7 (7.00%) NetApp
6 7 (7.00%) Symantec
6 7 (7.00%) PlateSpin
7 6 (6.00%) Retalix
7 6 (6.00%) EMC
8 2 (2.00%) Remedy
9 1 (1.00%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.00%) Kaseya
9 1 (1.00%) SendGrid
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