The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Marlow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 24 21 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 28.24% 47.73% 58.14%
As % of the Vendors category 57.14% 75.00% 73.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 44
Average salary £23,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.77% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 Marlow region.

Vendors Category
Marlow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
42 28 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 49.41% 63.64% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 53
Average salary £37,500 £22,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -56.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Marlow

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Marlow

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Marlow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Marlow region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Marlow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
2 17 (45.95%) VMware
2 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (37.84%) ITIL
4 12 (32.43%) Windows
5 11 (29.73%) SQL
6 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (21.62%) XenApp
7 8 (21.62%) XenDesktop
7 8 (21.62%) vSphere
7 8 (21.62%) F5
7 8 (21.62%) ITIL V3
7 8 (21.62%) VCAP
7 8 (21.62%) CCEE
7 8 (21.62%) CCAA
7 8 (21.62%) CCIA
7 8 (21.62%) VCP5
7 8 (21.62%) NetScaler
7 8 (21.62%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (21.62%) Network Security
7 8 (21.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (21.62%) CCSE
7 8 (21.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (21.62%) Citrix
7 8 (21.62%) CCA
7 8 (21.62%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (21.62%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (21.62%) AppSense

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) MS Project Server
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) Lync
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.70%) SAS
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.92%) MS Office
3 4 (10.81%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Line 500
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.70%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (21.62%) NetScaler
1 8 (21.62%) Cisco PIX
1 8 (21.62%) Network Security
1 8 (21.62%) Firewall
1 8 (21.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (2.70%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.70%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (2.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.70%) OLAP
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (13.51%) Aerospace
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) French Language
3 1 (2.70%) German Language
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Senior Security Engineer
1 8 (21.62%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 8 (21.62%) Security Engineer
1 8 (21.62%) Citrix Engineer
1 8 (21.62%) Senior Network Engineer
1 8 (21.62%) Network Engineer
1 8 (21.62%) Network Security Engineer
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) IT Support
2 7 (18.92%) Support Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) IT Support Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Marketing Executive
5 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Junior
6 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.70%) SAP SD Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) HTML
2 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) CSS
3 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.70%) HTML5
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Copywriting
1 4 (10.81%) Social Media
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) ITIL V3
3 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.81%) SEO
4 4 (10.81%) Change Management
4 4 (10.81%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) Pay per click
5 3 (8.11%) Line Management
6 2 (5.41%) CRM
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Dependency Management
7 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.70%) Change Control
7 1 (2.70%) Social Media Marketing
7 1 (2.70%) Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) Business Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) ABAP
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) VCAP
1 8 (21.62%) CCEE
1 8 (21.62%) CCAA
1 8 (21.62%) CCIA
1 8 (21.62%) VCP5
1 8 (21.62%) CCSE
1 8 (21.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (21.62%) CCA
1 8 (21.62%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (21.62%) CCIE
2 7 (18.92%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) MCTS
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.62%) XenApp
2 8 (21.62%) XenDesktop
2 8 (21.62%) vSphere
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) VMware
2 8 (21.62%) F5
2 8 (21.62%) Citrix
2 8 (21.62%) AppSense
2 8 (21.62%) Cisco
2 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
3 6 (16.22%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Sage