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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 3 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 32 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 38.71% 29.63% 12.00%
As % of the Vendors category 48.00% 71.11% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 5
Average salary £40,750 £25,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.00% -58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
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
25 45 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 80.65% 41.67% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 11
Average salary £42,500 £22,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.18% -56.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £21,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £61,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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 June 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Marlow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (30.00%) MCP
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Office 365
3 6 (30.00%) Software Licensing
4 4 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
4 4 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (20.00%) Lync
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (20.00%) MCSE
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (20.00%) ISO 9000
4 4 (20.00%) HTML
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (20.00%) ISEB
4 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) MCTS
4 4 (20.00%) MCITP
4 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (20.00%) Lync
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Automotive
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Software Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Marketing Executive
4 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Network Support
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) jQuery
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) CSS3
2 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.00%) Copywriting
1 2 (10.00%) Social Media
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Software Licensing
2 4 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
2 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) SEO
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Process Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Pay per click
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) Dependency Management
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (30.00%) MCP
3 4 (20.00%) MCSE
3 4 (20.00%) ISEB
3 4 (20.00%) MCTS
3 4 (20.00%) MCITP
3 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.00%) CCSE
4 2 (10.00%) CCIE
4 2 (10.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO 9000
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) F5
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint