The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the High Wycombe region.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 66 55 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 26.29% 23.61% 17.17%
As % of the Vendors category 44.30% 49.11% 56.04%
Number of salaries quoted 51 49 49
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
149 112 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 59.36% 48.07% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 113 101 88
Average salary £50,000 £39,246 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.40% +6.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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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 1 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 70 (54.26%) MS Excel
2 58 (44.96%) SQL Server
3 49 (37.98%) .NET
4 46 (35.66%) C#
5 45 (34.88%) ASP.NET
6 44 (34.11%) Windows
7 40 (31.01%) SQL
8 37 (28.68%) MVC
9 35 (27.13%) TDD
9 35 (27.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (20.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (19.38%) MS Exchange
12 24 (18.60%) MCITP
13 22 (17.05%) XML
13 22 (17.05%) MCSE
13 22 (17.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (16.28%) Lync
15 20 (15.50%) Web Application Development
15 20 (15.50%) WCF
15 20 (15.50%) HTML
15 20 (15.50%) Scrum
16 19 (14.73%) VMware
17 18 (13.95%) MS Office
17 18 (13.95%) Hyper-V
17 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
18 17 (13.18%) SQL Server 2012
18 17 (13.18%) Team Foundation Server
18 17 (13.18%) Active Directory
19 16 (12.40%) HP
19 16 (12.40%) Cisco

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 25 (19.38%) MS Exchange
2 21 (16.28%) Lync
3 16 (12.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (10.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (7.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (5.43%) SharePoint
7 6 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (3.88%) Node.js
9 4 (3.10%) CMS
10 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 70 (54.26%) MS Excel
2 18 (13.95%) MS Office
3 5 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.10%) MS Project
5 3 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.08%) Office 365
2 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) SAN
2 7 (5.43%) ADSL
2 7 (5.43%) Unified Communications
3 5 (3.88%) Internet
3 5 (3.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (3.10%) PBX
4 4 (3.10%) VoIP
5 3 (2.33%) FTP
6 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.55%) LAN
7 1 (0.78%) Wireless
7 1 (0.78%) Firewall
7 1 (0.78%) DNS
7 1 (0.78%) WAN
7 1 (0.78%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (44.96%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (12.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (10.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (8.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (3.88%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.10%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.33%) MySQL
11 3 (2.33%) OLTP
12 2 (1.55%) UniData
13 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.78%) DTS
13 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.78%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (13.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (11.63%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (11.63%) NUnit
3 12 (9.30%) Visual Studio
4 10 (7.75%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.20%) JIRA
6 5 (3.88%) Subversion
7 3 (2.33%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (11.63%) Retail
2 5 (3.88%) Finance
3 4 (3.10%) Billing
3 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.55%) Marketing
4 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (37.21%) Developer
2 35 (27.13%) .NET Developer
3 23 (17.83%) Consultant
4 20 (15.50%) Analyst
5 11 (8.53%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.75%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Technical Consultant
7 9 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (6.98%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.98%) SQL Developer
8 7 (5.43%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (5.43%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 6 (4.65%) IT Project Manager
9 6 (4.65%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.88%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) Voice Consultant
10 5 (3.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.88%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (37.98%) .NET
2 45 (34.88%) ASP.NET
3 35 (27.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (17.05%) XML
5 20 (15.50%) WCF
5 20 (15.50%) HTML
6 16 (12.40%) CSS
6 16 (12.40%) jQuery
7 15 (11.63%) Castle Windsor
7 15 (11.63%) Razor View Engine
7 15 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 15 (11.63%) MonoRail
7 15 (11.63%) NHibernate
8 12 (9.30%) RESTful
8 12 (9.30%) Ajax
9 10 (7.75%) .NET Framework
9 10 (7.75%) LINQ
9 10 (7.75%) XHTML
9 10 (7.75%) Hibernate
9 10 (7.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.63%) Tandem
2 10 (7.75%) Client/Server
3 7 (5.43%) EPoS
3 7 (5.43%) Replication
3 7 (5.43%) Clustering
3 7 (5.43%) EqualLogic
4 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.10%) CMDB
5 4 (3.10%) Data Extraction
6 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.55%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.55%) PACS
7 2 (1.55%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.78%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 44 (34.11%) Windows
2 22 (17.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (7.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (6.20%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.68%) MVC
2 35 (27.13%) TDD
3 20 (15.50%) Web Application Development
3 20 (15.50%) Scrum
4 11 (8.53%) Migration
4 11 (8.53%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (7.75%) ITIL
6 9 (6.98%) Project Management
6 9 (6.98%) PRINCE2
6 9 (6.98%) OO
7 7 (5.43%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.43%) CRM
7 7 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (4.65%) Data Analysis
8 6 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (3.88%) DSDM
9 5 (3.88%) Data Modelling
9 5 (3.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 46 (35.66%) C#
2 40 (31.01%) SQL
3 16 (12.40%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.63%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.88%) VB.NET
5 5 (3.88%) Ruby
6 3 (2.33%) Java
7 2 (1.55%) UniBasic
7 2 (1.55%) C
8 1 (0.78%) VBA
8 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (20.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (18.60%) MCITP
3 22 (17.05%) MCSE
4 11 (8.53%) MCTS
5 7 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.43%) CCNP
6 6 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.88%) CCDA
7 5 (3.88%) CCVP
7 5 (3.88%) CCIE
7 5 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (3.10%) VCAP
8 4 (3.10%) NCDA
8 4 (3.10%) NCIE
8 4 (3.10%) MCP
9 3 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.33%) ISEB
9 3 (2.33%) Degree
10 1 (0.78%) MCSA
10 1 (0.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) SLA
2 3 (2.33%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) DICOM
System Software
1 18 (13.95%) Hyper-V
2 17 (13.18%) Active Directory
3 14 (10.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (6.20%) XenApp
5 7 (5.43%) XenDesktop
5 7 (5.43%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (5.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (4.65%) vSphere
6 6 (4.65%) XenServer
6 6 (4.65%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (5.43%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.88%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.33%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.55%) SCOM
5 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.78%) SCCM
5 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (14.73%) VMware
2 16 (12.40%) HP
2 16 (12.40%) Cisco
3 12 (9.30%) NetApp
4 11 (8.53%) EMC
5 9 (6.98%) Citrix
6 8 (6.20%) Dell
7 7 (5.43%) Veeam
7 7 (5.43%) PlateSpin
8 6 (4.65%) Retalix
8 6 (4.65%) Symantec
9 2 (1.55%) SendGrid
9 2 (1.55%) Remedy
10 1 (0.78%) McAfee
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle
10 1 (0.78%) 3PAR
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