The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Thame region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thame 16.67% 47.37% 62.50%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 90.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Thame region.

Vendors Category
Thame
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thame 25.00% 52.63% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 5
Average salary £60,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% +1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Thame

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Thame

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Thame

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Thame

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Thame

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Thame 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Velocity
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Product Management
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) HSRP
3 1 (20.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Sonus
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) VPLS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Thame by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Thame 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 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) RIP
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (20.00%) VRRP
1 1 (20.00%) VPLS
1 1 (20.00%) HSRP
1 1 (20.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Software Development Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) E-Learning Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Velocity
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) E-Learning
1 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) B2B
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Product Management
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) F5
1 1 (20.00%) Sonus