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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 25 29 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 24.75% 53.70% 58.33%
As % of the Vendors category 51.02% 76.32% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 38
Average salary £28,750 £22,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.68% -61.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £70,000
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
49 38 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 48.51% 70.37% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 43
Average salary £37,500 £22,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -36.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,750 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Marlow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (51.43%) MS Excel
1 18 (51.43%) VMware
1 18 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (45.71%) ITIL
3 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 13 (37.14%) SQL
5 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (28.57%) XenApp
6 10 (28.57%) vSphere
6 10 (28.57%) MS Office
6 10 (28.57%) Cisco
6 10 (28.57%) Citrix
7 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (20.00%) AppSense
7 7 (20.00%) Firewall
7 7 (20.00%) CCA
7 7 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (20.00%) CCIE
7 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (20.00%) XenDesktop
7 7 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (20.00%) Network Security
7 7 (20.00%) F5
7 7 (20.00%) ITIL V3
7 7 (20.00%) VCAP
7 7 (20.00%) CCEE
7 7 (20.00%) CCAA
7 7 (20.00%) CCIA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Lync
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) SAS
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (51.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (5.71%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.86%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Firewall
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (20.00%) Network Security
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (20.00%) NetScaler
1 7 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (8.57%) IP Telephony
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.86%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (2.86%) OLAP
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 5 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) French Language
4 1 (2.86%) German Language
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) IT Support
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
4 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Server Support
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Junior
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) EDI
4 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.86%) HTML5
4 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Copywriting
2 2 (5.71%) Social Media
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.57%) Change Management
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Line Management
5 2 (5.71%) Pay per click
5 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) SEO
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.86%) ERP
6 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.86%) ETL
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) Business Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.86%) ABAP
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) CCIE
1 7 (20.00%) CCA
1 7 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (20.00%) CCSE
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (20.00%) VCAP
1 7 (20.00%) CCEE
1 7 (20.00%) CCAA
1 7 (20.00%) CCIA
1 7 (20.00%) VCP5
2 5 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) MCTS
3 1 (2.86%) MCITP
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (28.57%) XenApp
2 10 (28.57%) vSphere
3 7 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) VMware
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco
2 10 (28.57%) Citrix
3 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (20.00%) AppSense
3 7 (20.00%) F5
4 6 (17.14%) LANDesk
5 3 (8.57%) NetIQ
6 1 (2.86%) Sage
6 1 (2.86%) SAP