Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 74 78 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 26.91% 21.61% 18.94%
As % of the Vendors category 57.36% 49.37% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67 68 76
High Wycombe median annual salary £41,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.14% -9.68% +6.90%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,600 £52,500 £65,625
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%

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 129 158 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 46.91% 43.77% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 117 133 193
High Wycombe median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £24,300 £22,700 £25,800
90th Percentile £60,000 £64,750 £66,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +1.19%

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 30 (40.54%) .NET
2 29 (39.19%) SQL Server
3 28 (37.84%) C#
4 22 (29.73%) Windows
4 22 (29.73%) Active Directory
5 18 (24.32%) SQL
5 18 (24.32%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (22.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (22.97%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (22.97%) Windows Server
7 16 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Excel
9 14 (18.92%) Migration
9 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (18.92%) PowerShell
10 11 (14.86%) CRM
10 11 (14.86%) JavaScript
10 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (14.86%) Office 365
11 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
11 10 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (12.16%) Data Analysis
12 9 (12.16%) DNS
12 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (12.16%) REST
12 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
13 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET

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 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.05%) Confluence
3 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.05%) IIS
4 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (14.86%) Office 365
3 6 (8.11%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (4.05%) SaaS
5 2 (2.70%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) DNS
2 7 (9.46%) DHCP
3 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.05%) LAN
4 3 (4.05%) WAN
4 3 (4.05%) Wireless
5 2 (2.70%) VoIP
6 1 (1.35%) Firewall
6 1 (1.35%) PBX
6 1 (1.35%) SAN
6 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (39.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
7 7 (9.46%) MariaDB
7 7 (9.46%) MySQL
7 7 (9.46%) RDBMS
7 7 (9.46%) Star Schema
8 2 (2.70%) Power BI
9 1 (1.35%) Cognos Impromptu
9 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.05%) JIRA
2 3 (4.05%) Subversion
3 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (2.70%) Finance
1 2 (2.70%) Legal
1 2 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) Analyst
2 14 (18.92%) DBA
3 13 (17.57%) Developer
4 11 (14.86%) IT Support
5 10 (13.51%) IT Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) C# Developer
7 7 (9.46%) MySQL DBA
7 7 (9.46%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.46%) SQL DBA
8 6 (8.11%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.11%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Desktop Support
9 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Business IT Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Junior
9 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (40.54%) .NET
2 9 (12.16%) REST
3 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
3 8 (10.81%) XML
4 7 (9.46%) LAMP
5 6 (8.11%) HTML
6 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.41%) CSS
7 4 (5.41%) HTML5
8 3 (4.05%) WCF
8 3 (4.05%) WPF
9 2 (2.70%) Angular 2
9 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.70%) CSS3
9 2 (2.70%) NHibernate
9 2 (2.70%) RESTful
9 2 (2.70%) Sass
9 2 (2.70%) Web Services
10 1 (1.35%) ADO.NET
10 1 (1.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.81%) Replication
3 7 (9.46%) Clustering
4 6 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (6.76%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (6.76%) Smartphone
6 4 (5.41%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.70%) FMCG
7 2 (2.70%) Robotics
8 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Windows
2 17 (22.97%) Windows Server
3 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.46%) Windows 10
4 7 (9.46%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (18.92%) Migration
3 11 (14.86%) CRM
4 10 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (12.16%) Data Analysis
6 7 (9.46%) Business Analysis
6 7 (9.46%) ETL
6 7 (9.46%) ITIL
7 6 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.11%) SDLC
8 5 (6.76%) Personalization
8 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.76%) Workflow
9 4 (5.41%) Creative Thinking
9 4 (5.41%) Data Migration
9 4 (5.41%) ITSM
9 4 (5.41%) OO
9 4 (5.41%) OOP
9 4 (5.41%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) C#
2 18 (24.32%) SQL
3 14 (18.92%) PowerShell
4 11 (14.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.81%) T-SQL
6 7 (9.46%) VB.NET
7 5 (6.76%) C++
8 2 (2.70%) R
8 2 (2.70%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Degree
2 5 (6.76%) MCSE
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.05%) MCSA
4 2 (2.70%) CCNA
4 2 (2.70%) MCP
5 1 (1.35%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.35%) MCITP
5 1 (1.35%) MCTS
5 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.41%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (4.05%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.70%) DFS Replication
5 2 (2.70%) Firmware
5 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.35%) Docker
6 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.35%) Packer
2 1 (1.35%) Terraform
2 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) VMware
2 7 (9.46%) Atlassian
2 7 (9.46%) RedGate
3 5 (6.76%) Samsung
4 2 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.70%) Mitel
4 2 (2.70%) Nintex
4 2 (2.70%) Red Box
4 2 (2.70%) Veeam
5 1 (1.35%) Altiris
5 1 (1.35%) Avaya
5 1 (1.35%) Capita
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco
5 1 (1.35%) Citrix
5 1 (1.35%) Facebook
5 1 (1.35%) Meraki
5 1 (1.35%) Snow
5 1 (1.35%) Twitter