Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 92 46 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 27.96% 15.75% 17.96%
As % of the Vendors category 68.15% 37.10% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 86 38 85
High Wycombe median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -31.58% +35.71%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,775 £20,600
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £41,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -2.35% +21.43%

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 135 124 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 41.03% 42.47% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 126 96 211
High Wycombe median annual salary £37,000 £33,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.12% -30.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £22,625 £22,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £56,875 £60,000 £67,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +2.41%

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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the High Wycombe region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 39 (42.39%) SQL Server
1 39 (42.39%) Windows
2 35 (38.04%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (34.78%) SQL
4 29 (31.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (27.17%) Windows Server
5 25 (27.17%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 22 (23.91%) T-SQL
7 22 (23.91%) .NET
8 20 (21.74%) C#
9 19 (20.65%) SDLC
9 19 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (19.57%) CRM
11 17 (18.48%) Business Analysis
12 16 (17.39%) Active Directory
13 15 (16.30%) PaaS
13 15 (16.30%) PowerShell
14 14 (15.22%) E-Commerce
15 13 (14.13%) QA
15 13 (14.13%) Android
15 13 (14.13%) SaaS
15 13 (14.13%) Apple iOS
16 12 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (13.04%) Delphi
16 12 (13.04%) VMware
17 11 (11.96%) Service Delivery
17 11 (11.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 10 (10.87%) ITIL
19 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Excel

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 23 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.78%) IIS
3 6 (6.52%) Confluence
3 6 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 35 (38.04%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 29 (31.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (16.30%) PaaS
3 13 (14.13%) SaaS
4 9 (9.78%) IaaS
5 7 (7.61%) Office 365
6 6 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.78%) Firewall
2 7 (7.61%) MPLS
3 6 (6.52%) DHCP
3 6 (6.52%) DNS
3 6 (6.52%) WAN
4 5 (5.43%) VPN
5 3 (3.26%) ATM
5 3 (3.26%) BGP
5 3 (3.26%) DMVPN
5 3 (3.26%) Ethernet
5 3 (3.26%) IPsec
5 3 (3.26%) OSPF
5 3 (3.26%) TACACS
5 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.26%) VoIP
5 3 (3.26%) Wireless
5 3 (3.26%) xDSL
6 2 (2.17%) LAN
7 1 (1.09%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (42.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (11.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (5.43%) Star Schema
7 3 (3.26%) MariaDB
7 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (3.26%) MySQL
7 3 (3.26%) Power BI
7 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.17%) OLTP
8 2 (2.17%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Bitbucket
1 6 (6.52%) Jenkins
1 6 (6.52%) JIRA
1 6 (6.52%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (6.52%) TeamCity
1 6 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.17%) MSBuild
General
1 7 (7.61%) German Language
2 6 (6.52%) Finance
3 4 (4.35%) French Language
3 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.26%) Advertising
4 3 (3.26%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (30.43%) Analyst
2 16 (17.39%) IT Analyst
3 15 (16.30%) Business Analyst
4 14 (15.22%) Business IT Analyst
4 14 (15.22%) IT Business Analyst
5 10 (10.87%) IT Support
6 9 (9.78%) Applications Support
6 9 (9.78%) DBA
7 8 (8.70%) Support Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Network Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Senior Applications Support
9 6 (6.52%) Applications Specialist
9 6 (6.52%) Applications Support Specialist
9 6 (6.52%) Desktop Support
9 6 (6.52%) Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 6 (6.52%) Service Analyst
9 6 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (6.52%) SQL DBA
9 6 (6.52%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.91%) .NET
2 7 (7.61%) CSS
3 5 (5.43%) Web Services
4 4 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.35%) HTML
4 4 (4.35%) HTML5
5 3 (3.26%) LAMP
5 3 (3.26%) REST
5 3 (3.26%) XML
6 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.09%) Middleware
6 1 (1.09%) WCF
6 1 (1.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.61%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (6.52%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.35%) Replication
5 3 (3.26%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.26%) Clustering
6 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.17%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 39 (42.39%) Windows
2 25 (27.17%) Windows Server
3 13 (14.13%) Android
3 13 (14.13%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.52%) Windows 10
5 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.26%) Linux
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (20.65%) SDLC
3 18 (19.57%) CRM
4 17 (18.48%) Business Analysis
5 14 (15.22%) E-Commerce
6 11 (11.96%) Service Delivery
7 10 (10.87%) ITIL
8 8 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.70%) Customer-Centricity
8 8 (8.70%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.61%) Coaching
9 7 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (7.61%) Migration
9 7 (7.61%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (7.61%) Software Deployment
10 6 (6.52%) Deployment Automation
11 5 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.43%) Business Development
11 5 (5.43%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.43%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.78%) SQL
2 22 (23.91%) T-SQL
3 20 (21.74%) C#
4 15 (16.30%) PowerShell
5 12 (13.04%) Delphi
6 7 (7.61%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.35%) Perl
7 4 (4.35%) Python
8 2 (2.17%) C++
8 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) CCNA
2 7 (7.61%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.35%) CCNP
3 4 (4.35%) CCVP
4 2 (2.17%) MCP
5 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.13%) QA
2 8 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.35%) Docker
4 3 (3.26%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (3.26%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.17%) Firmware
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.35%) Packer
1 4 (4.35%) Terraform
2 3 (3.26%) Galera Cluster
3 2 (2.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) VMware
2 9 (9.78%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.35%) Nintex
3 4 (4.35%) RedGate
3 4 (4.35%) Riverbed
4 3 (3.26%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.17%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.17%) McAfee
5 2 (2.17%) Snow
5 2 (2.17%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.09%) Veeam