Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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 23 November 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
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 7 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 50 95 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 16.29% 17.21% 23.35%
As % of the Vendors category 39.68% 37.25% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 44 82 114
High Wycombe median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +29.25% -26.50%
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,750 £22,325
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £72,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -4.71% +18.06% -12.20%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in High Wycombe.

All Vendors
High Wycombe
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 126 255 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 41.04% 46.20% 56.68%
Number of salaries quoted 98 199 286
High Wycombe median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £26,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £69,375
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in High Wycombe over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 17 (34.00%) C#
2 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.00%) SQL
3 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (28.00%) Windows
4 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (24.00%) WCF
5 12 (24.00%) WPF
5 12 (24.00%) Office 365
6 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (22.00%) .NET
7 10 (20.00%) Citrix
7 10 (20.00%) Mitel
7 10 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 9 (18.00%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (16.00%) Lotus
9 8 (16.00%) OO
9 8 (16.00%) IBM Notes
9 8 (16.00%) Web Design
9 8 (16.00%) TDD
9 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
10 7 (14.00%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (14.00%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (14.00%) MVVM
10 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
11 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 8 (16.00%) IBM Notes
2 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Office 365
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) VoIP
2 4 (8.00%) DHCP
2 4 (8.00%) DNS
2 4 (8.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) MPLS
3 3 (6.00%) Network Security
4 2 (4.00%) LAN
4 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.00%) WAN
4 2 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (12.00%) Power BI
3 4 (8.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.00%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
1 2 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Developer
2 9 (18.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (16.00%) Help Desk Support
4 7 (14.00%) Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) C# WPF Developer
4 7 (14.00%) WPF Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (8.00%) ETL Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.00%) IT Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.00%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) WCF
1 12 (24.00%) WPF
2 11 (22.00%) .NET
3 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.00%) RESTful
4 2 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (2.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.00%) jQuery
5 1 (2.00%) JSON
5 1 (2.00%) LINQ
5 1 (2.00%) WinForms
5 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Licensing
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
5 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.00%) Android
6 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.00%) OO
2 8 (16.00%) TDD
2 8 (16.00%) Web Design
3 7 (14.00%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (14.00%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (14.00%) MVVM
3 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.00%) CRM
5 4 (8.00%) ERP
5 4 (8.00%) ETL
5 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.00%) Migration
6 3 (6.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (6.00%) Network Design
6 3 (6.00%) Operations Management
6 3 (6.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (4.00%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) C#
2 14 (28.00%) SQL
3 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) C
5 1 (2.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.00%) VB
5 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) MCP
3 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.00%) CCENT
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Citrix
1 10 (20.00%) Mitel
2 8 (16.00%) Lotus
3 5 (10.00%) Cisco
4 3 (6.00%) VMware
5 2 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (4.00%) Red Box
5 2 (4.00%) Snow
5 2 (4.00%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.00%) Adobe
6 1 (2.00%) Altiris
6 1 (2.00%) Avaya
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle