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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 57 69 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 18.21% 27.38% 27.59%
As % of the Vendors category 37.01% 47.59% 55.65%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 58
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
154 145 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 49.20% 57.54% 49.57%
Number of salaries quoted 127 108 105
Average salary £44,500 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 66 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 60 (47.62%) Windows
3 37 (29.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (28.57%) MS Office
5 34 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (26.19%) SQL Server
7 32 (25.40%) MS Exchange
8 31 (24.60%) Finance
9 30 (23.81%) Active Directory
10 28 (22.22%) ITIL
11 27 (21.43%) Migration
12 26 (20.63%) MCP
13 25 (19.84%) Visual Studio
14 24 (19.05%) .NET
15 23 (18.25%) ASP.NET
15 23 (18.25%) Exchange Server 2010
16 22 (17.46%) Windows 7
16 22 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (17.46%) .NET Framework
17 21 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
17 21 (16.67%) C#
18 20 (15.87%) CSS
18 20 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (15.87%) WCF
18 20 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
18 20 (15.87%) SDLC
19 19 (15.08%) VMware
20 18 (14.29%) Scrum
20 18 (14.29%) JavaScript
20 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 32 (25.40%) MS Exchange
2 23 (18.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 11 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (7.14%) Lync
6 9 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (6.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.79%) IIS
10 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 66 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 36 (28.57%) MS Office
3 16 (12.70%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.97%) MS Project
5 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.32%) Office 365
2 2 (1.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.70%) TCP/IP
2 15 (11.90%) DNS
3 14 (11.11%) DHCP
4 8 (6.35%) Firewall
5 5 (3.97%) LAN
5 5 (3.97%) WAN
5 5 (3.97%) Intranet
6 4 (3.17%) SNMP
7 2 (1.59%) VLAN
7 2 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.59%) Telnet
7 2 (1.59%) VPN
8 1 (0.79%) SAN
8 1 (0.79%) 3G
8 1 (0.79%) Internet
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (13.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (19.84%) Visual Studio
2 21 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (13.49%) Moq
3 17 (13.49%) ReSharper
4 14 (11.11%) JIRA
5 6 (4.76%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.59%) MSI
General
1 31 (24.60%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (1.59%) Marketing
3 2 (1.59%) Automotive
3 2 (1.59%) Law
3 2 (1.59%) Legal
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (18.25%) Developer
2 19 (15.08%) Analyst
3 18 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 17 (13.49%) Senior Developer
4 17 (13.49%) Senior Web Developer
5 14 (11.11%) Test Manager
6 13 (10.32%) Support Engineer
7 12 (9.52%) Administrator
8 7 (5.56%) Consultant
9 6 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.97%) Management Consultant
10 5 (3.97%) Service Analyst
10 5 (3.97%) IT Support
10 5 (3.97%) SharePoint Administrator
10 5 (3.97%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (3.97%) Software Consultant
10 5 (3.97%) SharePoint Developer
11 4 (3.17%) Wintel Engineer
11 4 (3.17%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.05%) .NET
2 23 (18.25%) ASP.NET
3 22 (17.46%) .NET Framework
4 20 (15.87%) CSS
4 20 (15.87%) WCF
5 17 (13.49%) Unity DI Container
5 17 (13.49%) XML
5 17 (13.49%) jQuery
5 17 (13.49%) LINQ
5 17 (13.49%) Entity Framework
5 17 (13.49%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 17 (13.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (13.49%) JSON
5 17 (13.49%) Ajax
5 17 (13.49%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (3.97%) HTML
6 5 (3.97%) Application Packaging
7 3 (2.38%) Web Services
7 3 (2.38%) COM
7 3 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.97%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.97%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.97%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.97%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.17%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.38%) NHS
5 3 (2.38%) Physics
5 3 (2.38%) PACS
6 1 (0.79%) User Experience
6 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) AS400
6 1 (0.79%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.79%) FMCG
6 1 (0.79%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 60 (47.62%) Windows
2 34 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (17.46%) Windows 7
4 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (8.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (7.14%) Linux
7 7 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.76%) UNIX
9 4 (3.17%) OS/400
9 4 (3.17%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.17%) AIX
10 3 (2.38%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.22%) ITIL
2 27 (21.43%) Migration
3 22 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (15.87%) SDLC
5 18 (14.29%) Scrum
6 17 (13.49%) OOD
6 17 (13.49%) Extreme Programming
6 17 (13.49%) MVC
6 17 (13.49%) Unit Testing
6 17 (13.49%) Test Scripting
6 17 (13.49%) TDD
7 15 (11.90%) Test Management
8 13 (10.32%) System Testing
8 13 (10.32%) Test Strategy
9 12 (9.52%) Data Migration
10 10 (7.94%) Software Licensing
10 10 (7.94%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.14%) Coaching
12 7 (5.56%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.67%) C#
2 18 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 17 (13.49%) SQL
3 17 (13.49%) VBScript
3 17 (13.49%) VB.NET
3 17 (13.49%) Ruby
4 12 (9.52%) VB
5 7 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.97%) C
7 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (29.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (20.63%) MCP
3 16 (12.70%) MCSE
4 11 (8.73%) MCITP
5 10 (7.94%) ISEB
6 9 (7.14%) MCTS
7 7 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (5.56%) MCSA
8 6 (4.76%) Degree
9 5 (3.97%) CCA
10 3 (2.38%) CCNA
10 3 (2.38%) A+ Certification
10 3 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.59%) VCP5
11 2 (1.59%) CCEE
11 2 (1.59%) CCAA
12 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.90%) SLA
2 9 (7.14%) QA
3 2 (1.59%) HL7
3 2 (1.59%) DICOM
System Software
1 30 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.35%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.59%) vSphere
6 2 (1.59%) XenApp
6 2 (1.59%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.59%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.59%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) SCCM
2 4 (3.17%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.38%) Nagios
4 2 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.59%) SCOM
4 2 (1.59%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.79%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (15.08%) VMware
2 15 (11.90%) Cisco
3 9 (7.14%) Citrix
4 8 (6.35%) Oracle
5 4 (3.17%) Laserfiche
5 4 (3.17%) SolarWinds
5 4 (3.17%) Nintex
6 3 (2.38%) HP
6 3 (2.38%) NetScout
7 2 (1.59%) McAfee
8 1 (0.79%) Apple
8 1 (0.79%) Planview
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