The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hungerford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Hungerford 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank - 5 5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hungerford - 17.24% 22.92%
As % of the Vendors category - 35.71% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Average salary - £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Hungerford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hungerford 80.00% 48.28% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 11
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Berkshire

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hungerford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hungerford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hungerford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hungerford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hungerford region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Hungerford

Microsoft
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hungerford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hungerford 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) QA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hungerford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hungerford 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle