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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 17.02% 53.73% 34.62%
As % of the Vendors category 44.44% 94.74% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 16
Average salary £23,500 £34,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.88% -36.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £45,000 £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
18 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 38.30% 56.72% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 28
Average salary £42,500 £22,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.18% -57.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,850 £62,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Marlow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 19 (54.29%) MS Excel
2 16 (45.71%) VMware
2 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (37.14%) SQL
4 11 (31.43%) Network Security
5 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
5 10 (28.57%) F5
5 10 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (28.57%) CCSE
5 10 (28.57%) ITIL
5 10 (28.57%) Windows
5 10 (28.57%) Cisco
5 10 (28.57%) CCIE
5 10 (28.57%) Firewall
5 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 8 (22.86%) Citrix
6 8 (22.86%) CCA
6 8 (22.86%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (22.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (22.86%) AppSense
6 8 (22.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (22.86%) VCP5
6 8 (22.86%) NetScaler
6 8 (22.86%) ITIL V3
6 8 (22.86%) VCAP
6 8 (22.86%) CCEE
6 8 (22.86%) CCAA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.57%) MS Project Server
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) SAS
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (54.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.71%) MS Office
4 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Network Security
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (28.57%) Firewall
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
2 10 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (22.86%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) 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 4 (11.43%) Finance
1 4 (11.43%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Network Engineer
1 8 (22.86%) Network Security Engineer
1 8 (22.86%) Security Engineer
1 8 (22.86%) Citrix Engineer
1 8 (22.86%) Senior Network Engineer
1 8 (22.86%) Senior Security Engineer
1 8 (22.86%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Marketing Executive
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support
5 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.86%) XML
5 1 (2.86%) EDI
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Copywriting
1 4 (11.43%) Social Media
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) ITIL V3
3 4 (11.43%) Pay per click
3 4 (11.43%) SEO
3 4 (11.43%) Project Management
3 4 (11.43%) Change Management
4 3 (8.57%) Line Management
5 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Software Licensing
5 2 (5.71%) Dependency Management
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.86%) Change Control
6 1 (2.86%) Social Media Marketing
6 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.86%) MVC
6 1 (2.86%) CRM
6 1 (2.86%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) CCIE
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (28.57%) CCSE
2 8 (22.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (22.86%) CCA
2 8 (22.86%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (22.86%) VCAP
2 8 (22.86%) CCEE
2 8 (22.86%) CCAA
2 8 (22.86%) CCIA
2 8 (22.86%) VCP5
3 6 (17.14%) Degree
4 2 (5.71%) CCNP
4 2 (5.71%) MCP
5 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.86%) ISEB
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) XenApp
2 8 (22.86%) XenDesktop
2 8 (22.86%) vSphere
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) VMware
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco
2 10 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 10 (28.57%) F5
3 8 (22.86%) Citrix
3 8 (22.86%) AppSense
4 2 (5.71%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.86%) Sage