Period
to 22 July 2017

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 6 months to 22 July 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
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 9 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 560 573 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.05% 17.71% 18.39%
As % of the Vendors category 44.66% 41.40% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 514 480 687
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £24,400
90th Percentile £57,125 £58,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1254 1384 2148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 42.67% 42.78% 47.71%
Number of salaries quoted 965 1071 1612
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% -1.12% +4.71%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

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 6 months to 22 July 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 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -3 280 £37,500 -9.64% 29
High Wycombe +1 79 £35,000 -20.45% 2
Marlow +1 44 £32,500 +20.37% 5
Aylesbury -15 38 £42,500 - 1
Amersham +5 34 £43,750 -
Gerrards Cross - 11 £37,500 -
Buckingham +12 10 £75,000 +167.86% 2
Chesham 0 6 £34,000 +21.43%
Beaconsfield +5 4 £25,000 -16.67% 1
Chalfont St Giles +2 4 £55,500 - 1
Newport Pagnell -5 4 £28,000 -27.27%
Princes Risborough -4 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Iver - 1 £55,000 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 241 (43.04%) SQL Server
2 231 (41.25%) Windows
3 217 (38.75%) .NET
4 195 (34.82%) C#
5 193 (34.46%) SQL
6 116 (20.71%) Active Directory
7 104 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
8 101 (18.04%) ASP.NET
9 92 (16.43%) Finance
9 92 (16.43%) Windows Server
10 90 (16.07%) JavaScript
10 90 (16.07%) Degree
11 82 (14.64%) Microsoft Office
12 80 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 78 (13.93%) MVC
14 75 (13.39%) Windows Server 2008
15 71 (12.68%) ITIL
16 69 (12.32%) HTML
17 68 (12.14%) Web Services
17 68 (12.14%) VMware
18 67 (11.96%) Computer Science
19 66 (11.79%) IIS
19 66 (11.79%) CSS
19 66 (11.79%) Windows 7
20 59 (10.54%) SLA
20 59 (10.54%) jQuery
21 58 (10.36%) Citrix
21 58 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure
22 55 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
22 55 (9.82%) Visual Studio

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 66 (11.79%) IIS
2 52 (9.29%) MS Exchange
3 39 (6.96%) SharePoint
4 26 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (2.14%) DNN
7 12 (2.14%) Documentum
8 11 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.71%) CMS
11 4 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.71%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.54%) Hubot
12 3 (0.54%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.36%) Alfresco
13 2 (0.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 82 (14.64%) Microsoft Office
2 46 (8.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (2.14%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.71%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.18%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 21 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.36%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.18%) BPCS
6 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 58 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (8.04%) Office 365
3 33 (5.89%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (4.11%) SaaS
5 12 (2.14%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (1.25%) IaaS
7 4 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.54%) PaaS
9 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.36%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 2 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.18%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.18%) FinancialForce.com
10 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.43%) Firewall
2 20 (3.57%) HTTP
3 18 (3.21%) LAN
3 18 (3.21%) WAN
4 17 (3.04%) SAN
5 15 (2.68%) DNS
6 13 (2.32%) BGP
6 13 (2.32%) DHCP
6 13 (2.32%) OSPF
7 12 (2.14%) Software-Defined Networking
8 11 (1.96%) Multicast
8 11 (1.96%) VPN
9 10 (1.79%) Broadband
9 10 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (1.79%) IGMP
9 10 (1.79%) TCP/IP
10 8 (1.43%) VoIP
11 6 (1.07%) Internet
12 5 (0.89%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (0.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (43.04%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (7.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (5.36%) MongoDB
5 27 (4.82%) MariaDB
5 27 (4.82%) NoSQL
6 24 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
9 17 (3.04%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (2.68%) Relational Database
11 11 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (1.43%) Oracle Database
13 8 (1.43%) Power BI
14 7 (1.25%) MS Access
14 7 (1.25%) MySQL
15 6 (1.07%) Big Data
15 6 (1.07%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 55 (9.82%) Visual Studio
2 41 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (3.75%) Subversion
4 18 (3.21%) NUnit
5 11 (1.96%) Moq
5 11 (1.96%) MSTest
5 11 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (0.89%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.89%) JIRA
8 4 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.71%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.54%) Selenium
10 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.18%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.18%) JUnit
11 1 (0.18%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 92 (16.43%) Finance
2 33 (5.89%) Billing
3 31 (5.54%) Legal
4 23 (4.11%) Retail
5 20 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.21%) Automotive
6 18 (3.21%) Publishing
7 10 (1.79%) Marketing
8 8 (1.43%) Back Office
8 8 (1.43%) German Language
9 7 (1.25%) Spanish Language
10 6 (1.07%) Dutch Language
10 6 (1.07%) French Language
11 5 (0.89%) Advertising
12 4 (0.71%) Local Government
12 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.54%) Banking
13 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.54%) Games
13 3 (0.54%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 165 (29.46%) Developer
2 143 (25.54%) Analyst
3 92 (16.43%) .NET Developer
4 85 (15.18%) C# Developer
5 73 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 59 (10.54%) IT Support
7 50 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 39 (6.96%) IT Analyst
9 33 (5.89%) IT Support Analyst
9 33 (5.89%) Software Developer
10 31 (5.54%) Senior Developer
11 30 (5.36%) Consultant
12 22 (3.93%) Administrator
12 22 (3.93%) Junior
12 22 (3.93%) Senior IT Support
12 22 (3.93%) Service Analyst
12 22 (3.93%) Support Engineer
13 21 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (3.75%) IT Engineer
14 20 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (38.75%) .NET
2 101 (18.04%) ASP.NET
3 69 (12.32%) HTML
4 68 (12.14%) Web Services
5 66 (11.79%) CSS
6 59 (10.54%) jQuery
7 54 (9.64%) WCF
8 52 (9.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (7.50%) WPF
10 40 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 39 (6.96%) .NET Framework
12 37 (6.61%) HTML5
12 37 (6.61%) XML
13 29 (5.18%) LINQ
14 27 (4.82%) CSS3
15 24 (4.29%) WinForms
16 20 (3.57%) Ninject
16 20 (3.57%) Spring.NET
16 20 (3.57%) Unity DI Container
17 19 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 67 (11.96%) Computer Science
2 32 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (3.57%) Tandem
4 19 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.04%) iPad
5 17 (3.04%) iPhone
6 16 (2.86%) Blackberry
6 16 (2.86%) User Experience
7 11 (1.96%) Data Centre
7 11 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.96%) PMI
8 10 (1.79%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.43%) Clustering
10 7 (1.25%) Microsoft Licensing
11 4 (0.71%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.71%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.71%) Replication
12 3 (0.54%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.54%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 231 (41.25%) Windows
2 92 (16.43%) Windows Server
3 75 (13.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 66 (11.79%) Windows 7
5 51 (9.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (6.79%) Windows 8
7 27 (4.82%) Windows 10
8 19 (3.39%) Windows XP
9 14 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (2.14%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.61%) Mac OS X
12 7 (1.25%) Android
13 5 (0.89%) Linux
14 1 (0.18%) Unix
14 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (13.93%) MVC
3 71 (12.68%) ITIL
4 42 (7.50%) Scrum
5 40 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (7.14%) CRM
6 38 (6.79%) TDD
7 34 (6.07%) Software Engineering
8 33 (5.89%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (5.89%) Document Management
8 33 (5.89%) Workflow
9 29 (5.18%) Mentoring
10 28 (5.00%) Mathematics
10 28 (5.00%) Migration
10 28 (5.00%) OO
11 26 (4.64%) Web Development
12 24 (4.29%) Data Management
12 24 (4.29%) MVVM
13 23 (4.11%) Service Management
14 22 (3.93%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 195 (34.82%) C#
2 193 (34.46%) SQL
3 90 (16.07%) JavaScript
4 53 (9.46%) PowerShell
5 28 (5.00%) C++
5 28 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 26 (4.64%) VB.NET
7 20 (3.57%) VC++
8 14 (2.50%) VBA
9 9 (1.61%) Java
10 7 (1.25%) VB
11 6 (1.07%) XPath
12 5 (0.89%) C
12 5 (0.89%) VB6
13 4 (0.71%) COBOL
14 3 (0.54%) Python
15 2 (0.36%) ABAP
16 1 (0.18%) Ruby
16 1 (0.18%) VBScript
16 1 (0.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 90 (16.07%) Degree
2 80 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (6.79%) MCP
4 36 (6.43%) MCSE
5 34 (6.07%) Computer Science Degree
6 30 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (3.57%) MCSA
8 19 (3.39%) MCITP
9 15 (2.68%) GNVQ
9 15 (2.68%) HND
10 13 (2.32%) CCIE
10 13 (2.32%) CCNP
11 11 (1.96%) A+ Certification
11 11 (1.96%) PMI Certification
12 8 (1.43%) CCNA
13 7 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.89%) VTSP
15 4 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 2 (0.36%) MCDST
16 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (10.54%) SLA
2 7 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.07%) PMO
4 3 (0.54%) QA
5 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 116 (20.71%) Active Directory
2 55 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (9.11%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.14%) XenApp
5 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.71%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.71%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.54%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.36%) Docker
9 1 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (2.86%) SCCM
2 8 (1.43%) Ansible
3 5 (0.89%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.54%) SCOM
6 2 (0.36%) Puppet
6 2 (0.36%) Terraform
7 1 (0.18%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (12.14%) VMware
2 58 (10.36%) Citrix
3 49 (8.75%) Cisco
3 49 (8.75%) Oracle
4 18 (3.21%) SAP
5 16 (2.86%) Telerik
6 13 (2.32%) IBM
7 12 (2.14%) EMC
8 10 (1.79%) HP
9 8 (1.43%) ServiceNow
10 7 (1.25%) Avaya
10 7 (1.25%) Cognos
10 7 (1.25%) Snow
10 7 (1.25%) Tableau
11 6 (1.07%) Nintex
12 5 (0.89%) Extreme Networks
12 5 (0.89%) Palo Alto
12 5 (0.89%) Veeam
13 4 (0.71%) Remedy
14 3 (0.54%) BMC
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000 + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + good benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + flexible over time + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40k per year + Car Allowance & Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Icore Tech
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The SmartList
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TalkTalk
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes
VASSIT
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Thebes IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago