The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Microsoft
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 10 4
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 284 280 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.99% 16.59% 19.91%
As % of the Vendors category 50.53% 36.27% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 224 229 311
Median salary £35,000 £40,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +7.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £22,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 562 772 1029
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 39.55% 45.73% 46.46%
Number of salaries quoted 411 589 720
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.04% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 127 £39,000 -6.02% 16
High Wycombe +6 59 £35,000 -13.58% 2
Marlow 0 32 £32,500 +17.11% 4
Amersham +5 22 £30,000 - 4
Aylesbury -1 16 £42,500 - 4
Beaconsfield +3 4 £25,000 -16.66%
Buckingham +7 2 £75,000 +108.33% 2
Chesham -1 2 £33,000 +17.85%
Newport Pagnell - 2 £27,750 -
Chalfont St Giles - 2 £58,000 - 1
Gerrards Cross - 1 £50,000 -
Iver - 1 £55,000 -
Princes Risborough - 1 £32,500 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 198 (38.60%) Windows
2 169 (32.94%) SQL Server
3 163 (31.77%) SQL
4 143 (27.88%) .NET
5 134 (26.12%) C#
6 108 (21.05%) Active Directory
7 105 (20.47%) JavaScript
8 101 (19.69%) Finance
9 84 (16.37%) ASP.NET
10 78 (15.20%) Microsoft Office
11 74 (14.42%) Degree
12 72 (14.04%) Web Services
13 68 (13.26%) HTML
13 68 (13.26%) Windows Server
14 64 (12.48%) CSS
15 63 (12.28%) MVC
16 60 (11.70%) ITIL
16 60 (11.70%) IIS
17 59 (11.50%) Microsoft Excel
17 59 (11.50%) VMware
18 58 (11.31%) Microsoft Certification
19 56 (10.92%) SLA
20 52 (10.14%) Computer Science
20 52 (10.14%) jQuery
20 52 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
21 51 (9.94%) Hyper-V
22 49 (9.55%) MS Exchange
23 48 (9.36%) XML
23 48 (9.36%) VMware Infrastructure
24 47 (9.16%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 60 (11.70%) IIS
2 49 (9.55%) MS Exchange
3 28 (5.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (5.46%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (1.36%) Hubot
8 5 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.78%) CMS
10 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.39%) Mule
11 2 (0.39%) SAS
11 2 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.19%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.19%) Drupal
12 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 78 (15.20%) Microsoft Office
2 59 (11.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (2.53%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (3.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.39%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.19%) BPCS
5 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 43 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (5.26%) Office 365
3 19 (3.70%) SaaS
4 16 (3.12%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.39%) PaaS
6 2 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.19%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.19%) IaaS
7 1 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.19%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.70%) Firewall
1 19 (3.70%) LAN
1 19 (3.70%) WAN
2 15 (2.92%) HTTP
3 13 (2.53%) SAN
4 10 (1.95%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.56%) DHCP
5 8 (1.56%) DNS
5 8 (1.56%) VPN
6 6 (1.17%) Broadband
7 4 (0.78%) Internet
7 4 (0.78%) MPLS
7 4 (0.78%) Software-Defined Networking
7 4 (0.78%) VoIP
8 3 (0.58%) BGP
8 3 (0.58%) Intranet
8 3 (0.58%) OSPF
8 3 (0.58%) VLAN
8 3 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (32.94%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (6.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (4.48%) MongoDB
5 18 (3.51%) MySQL
6 16 (3.12%) NoSQL
6 16 (3.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (2.73%) MariaDB
8 12 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (2.34%) MS Access
9 10 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (1.56%) QlikView
11 8 (1.56%) SSDT
12 6 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.17%) Pentaho
12 6 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 38 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 22 (4.29%) NUnit
3 21 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (2.92%) Subversion
5 14 (2.73%) Selenium
6 11 (2.14%) JIRA
7 9 (1.75%) Moq
7 9 (1.75%) MSTest
7 9 (1.75%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (1.56%) Eclipse
8 8 (1.56%) IntelliJ
8 8 (1.56%) NetBeans
9 6 (1.17%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (0.97%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.39%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.39%) Maven
11 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.39%) Xcode
12 1 (0.19%) JUnit
General
1 101 (19.69%) Finance
2 24 (4.68%) Billing
3 19 (3.70%) Retail
4 15 (2.92%) Legal
5 11 (2.14%) Advertising
6 10 (1.95%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.75%) Marketing
8 7 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.17%) Banking
9 6 (1.17%) German Language
10 5 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.78%) Local Government
12 3 (0.58%) Automotive
12 3 (0.58%) Dutch Language
12 3 (0.58%) French Language
12 3 (0.58%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.58%) Polish Language
12 3 (0.58%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.39%) Games
13 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 152 (29.63%) Analyst
2 135 (26.32%) Developer
3 70 (13.65%) C# Developer
4 59 (11.50%) .NET Developer
4 59 (11.50%) Support Analyst
5 51 (9.94%) IT Support
6 36 (7.02%) IT Analyst
7 34 (6.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 29 (5.65%) Business Analyst
8 29 (5.65%) IT Support Analyst
8 29 (5.65%) Software Developer
9 26 (5.07%) Applications Support
9 26 (5.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 25 (4.87%) SQL Analyst
11 24 (4.68%) Senior Developer
12 23 (4.48%) Support Engineer
13 22 (4.29%) Administrator
14 21 (4.09%) Junior
15 20 (3.90%) Graduate
16 18 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (27.88%) .NET
2 84 (16.37%) ASP.NET
3 72 (14.04%) Web Services
4 68 (13.26%) HTML
5 64 (12.48%) CSS
6 52 (10.14%) jQuery
7 48 (9.36%) XML
8 47 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (8.58%) LINQ
10 42 (8.19%) WCF
11 38 (7.41%) .NET Framework
12 31 (6.04%) HTML5
13 28 (5.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 26 (5.07%) WPF
15 25 (4.87%) XSLT
16 22 (4.29%) CSS3
17 17 (3.31%) SOAP
18 16 (3.12%) ASP.NET Web API
19 14 (2.73%) AngularJS
19 14 (2.73%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.14%) Computer Science
2 22 (4.29%) User Experience
3 15 (2.92%) Clustering
3 15 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.34%) Fat Client
5 12 (2.34%) Thin Client
6 10 (1.95%) Blackberry
7 9 (1.75%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.75%) PMI
7 9 (1.75%) Tandem
8 8 (1.56%) Driving Licence
8 8 (1.56%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.36%) Microsoft Licensing
10 6 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.17%) FMCG
10 6 (1.17%) iPad
10 6 (1.17%) iPhone
10 6 (1.17%) RSA SecurID
10 6 (1.17%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 198 (38.60%) Windows
2 68 (13.26%) Windows Server
3 52 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (6.63%) Windows 7
6 28 (5.46%) Windows 8
7 21 (4.09%) Windows XP
8 14 (2.73%) Unix
9 10 (1.95%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (1.56%) Windows 10
11 7 (1.36%) Linux
12 6 (1.17%) Solaris
12 6 (1.17%) VMS
13 4 (0.78%) Android
14 2 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (12.28%) MVC
2 60 (11.70%) ITIL
3 47 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
5 39 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (7.41%) Web Development
7 35 (6.82%) Software Engineering
8 34 (6.63%) CRM
9 33 (6.43%) Mentoring
10 31 (6.04%) Project Management
10 31 (6.04%) TDD
11 30 (5.85%) Business Analysis
12 24 (4.68%) PRINCE2
13 23 (4.48%) Responsive Web Design
13 23 (4.48%) Web Design
14 22 (4.29%) Document Management
15 21 (4.09%) Service Management
16 20 (3.90%) Data Analysis
17 19 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 163 (31.77%) SQL
2 134 (26.12%) C#
3 105 (20.47%) JavaScript
4 40 (7.80%) PowerShell
5 26 (5.07%) VB.NET
6 23 (4.48%) T-SQL
7 18 (3.51%) C++
8 17 (3.31%) Java
9 16 (3.12%) VC++
10 10 (1.95%) VBA
11 8 (1.56%) XPath
12 5 (0.97%) C
13 4 (0.78%) VB
14 3 (0.58%) ABAP
14 3 (0.58%) COBOL
14 3 (0.58%) Python
15 2 (0.39%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.39%) VB6
15 2 (0.39%) XAML
16 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (14.42%) Degree
2 58 (11.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (6.24%) MCP
4 27 (5.26%) MCSE
5 18 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (3.51%) MCITP
6 12 (2.34%) GNVQ
6 12 (2.34%) HND
6 12 (2.34%) MCSA
7 9 (1.75%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.36%) CCNA
8 7 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.17%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.17%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.97%) ISEB
11 4 (0.78%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.78%) VTSP
12 3 (0.58%) CCIE
12 3 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.92%) SLA
2 5 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.97%) PMO
2 5 (0.97%) QA
3 4 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.19%) GCP
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 108 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 51 (9.94%) Hyper-V
3 48 (9.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (2.34%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (2.34%) VMware Server
6 8 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (1.56%) XenApp
7 2 (0.39%) vSphere
8 1 (0.19%) Docker
8 1 (0.19%) vCloud
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.14%) Control-M
2 11 (2.14%) NetBackup
3 10 (1.95%) Backup Exec
4 7 (1.36%) HP SIM
4 7 (1.36%) SCCM
5 6 (1.17%) BMC PATROL
5 6 (1.17%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (1.17%) Netcool
5 6 (1.17%) NetVault Backup
5 6 (1.17%) OpenView
5 6 (1.17%) SCOM
5 6 (1.17%) Tivoli
5 6 (1.17%) Tivoli NetView
6 5 (0.97%) Ansible
6 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (0.97%) Nagios
7 3 (0.58%) Icinga
7 3 (0.58%) Puppet
7 3 (0.58%) vRealize
Vendors
1 59 (11.50%) VMware
2 39 (7.60%) Citrix
2 39 (7.60%) Oracle
3 34 (6.63%) Cisco
4 24 (4.68%) HP
5 16 (3.12%) SAP
6 14 (2.73%) IBM
7 13 (2.53%) Cognos
8 11 (2.14%) Veritas
9 8 (1.56%) Remedy
10 7 (1.36%) Snow
10 7 (1.36%) SolarWinds
11 6 (1.17%) BMC
11 6 (1.17%) Informatica
11 6 (1.17%) Jaspersoft
11 6 (1.17%) Talend
11 6 (1.17%) Wallstreet Suite
12 5 (0.97%) Altiris
12 5 (0.97%) Intel
12 5 (0.97%) Telerik
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-35k
Posted: 3 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: bonuses and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + A bag full of bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22760 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Marlow
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
Marlow
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Aylesbury
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
High Wycombe
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Amersham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £32k - 35k per year + Bonus+Bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Marlow
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Network Rail
Posted: 21 days ago