The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Thame region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thame 47.37% 62.50% 29.17%
As % of the Vendors category 90.00% 100.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 7
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Thame
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thame 52.63% 62.50% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 8
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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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
Salary Histogram in Thame

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Thame region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Thame

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Thame

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 11 (55.00%) Degree
4 9 (45.00%) HTML
4 9 (45.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) MS Office
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (35.00%) LAN
7 6 (30.00%) ERP
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (30.00%) CAD
8 5 (25.00%) Project Management
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (25.00%) Firewall
8 5 (25.00%) CRM
8 5 (25.00%) VoIP
8 5 (25.00%) WAN
8 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (25.00%) VBScript
8 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
8 5 (25.00%) Billing
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Thame by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (15.00%) Teamcenter
3 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) LAN
2 5 (25.00%) VoIP
2 5 (25.00%) WAN
2 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) Internet
4 2 (10.00%) VLAN
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (25.00%) Billing
2 2 (10.00%) French Language
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Support
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) HTML
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 4 (20.00%) XML
3 4 (20.00%) XHTML
3 4 (20.00%) Ajax
3 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (15.00%) Itk
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (15.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ERP
1 6 (30.00%) CAD
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) CRM
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) PLM
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Workflow
4 3 (15.00%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) VBScript
3 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (20.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (20.00%) MCP
5 2 (10.00%) CCNA
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.00%) MCSE
6 1 (5.00%) MCSA
6 1 (5.00%) MCTS
6 1 (5.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix
2 3 (15.00%) Siemens
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) LANDesk
3 2 (10.00%) McAfee
3 2 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) Sun