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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 8 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 38 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 12.99% 17.43% 17.95%
As % of the Vendors category 35.71% 30.40% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 27
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% -37.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,975 £21,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 High Wycombe.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
High Wycombe
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 56 125 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 36.36% 57.34% 46.79%
Number of salaries quoted 47 119 100
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 40 (54.79%) Windows
2 28 (38.36%) Hyper-V
3 25 (34.25%) VMware
4 23 (31.51%) MCP
5 22 (30.14%) Office 365
6 21 (28.77%) SQL
7 20 (27.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (26.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (24.66%) Windows Server
10 17 (23.29%) Active Directory
11 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (17.81%) Cisco
12 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Excel
13 12 (16.44%) MCSE
13 12 (16.44%) MCSA
14 11 (15.07%) C#
14 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Office
14 11 (15.07%) Citrix
15 10 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
15 10 (13.70%) Web Services
16 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
16 9 (12.33%) .NET
16 9 (12.33%) ITIL
16 9 (12.33%) Degree
17 8 (10.96%) jQuery
17 8 (10.96%) Driving Licence
17 8 (10.96%) Windows 10

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 7 (9.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (4.11%) IIS
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (30.14%) Office 365
2 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.37%) IaaS
4 1 (1.37%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.37%) PaaS
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) Firewall
1 8 (10.96%) SAN
2 4 (5.48%) MPLS
3 3 (4.11%) DHCP
3 3 (4.11%) DNS
3 3 (4.11%) LAN
3 3 (4.11%) WAN
4 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.74%) VoIP
5 1 (1.37%) Broadband
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (1.37%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.37%) Network Security
5 1 (1.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.37%) Subversion
2 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Dutch Language
2 3 (4.11%) French Language
2 3 (4.11%) German Language
2 3 (4.11%) Polish Language
2 3 (4.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) IT Support
2 16 (21.92%) Analyst
3 12 (16.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior IT Support
7 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) IT Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) IT Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) Support Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) Technical Support
8 5 (6.85%) Technical Support Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) VMware Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) VMware Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) Web Services
2 9 (12.33%) .NET
3 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
3 8 (10.96%) CSS
3 8 (10.96%) HTML
3 8 (10.96%) jQuery
4 7 (9.59%) .NET Framework
5 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (6.85%) Entity Framework
7 4 (5.48%) Ajax
7 4 (5.48%) LINQ
7 4 (5.48%) XML
8 3 (4.11%) JSON
9 2 (2.74%) HTML5
10 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.37%) REST
10 1 (1.37%) WCF
10 1 (1.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Driving Licence
2 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Licensing
3 5 (6.85%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.11%) FMCG
5 2 (2.74%) Clustering
5 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.74%) Replication
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (54.79%) Windows
2 18 (24.66%) Windows Server
3 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (10.96%) Windows 10
5 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (12.33%) ITIL
3 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.96%) CRM
4 7 (9.59%) Analytics
4 7 (9.59%) Asset Management
4 7 (9.59%) Software Licensing
5 6 (8.22%) Business Analysis
5 6 (8.22%) Data Analysis
5 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (8.22%) MVC
6 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.85%) Software Asset Management
6 5 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (6.85%) Web Development
7 4 (5.48%) IT Asset Management
7 4 (5.48%) OO
7 4 (5.48%) Project Management
7 4 (5.48%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) SQL
2 11 (15.07%) C#
3 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.11%) COBOL
7 1 (1.37%) Python
7 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (31.51%) MCP
2 20 (27.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (16.44%) MCSA
3 12 (16.44%) MCSE
4 9 (12.33%) Degree
5 5 (6.85%) VTSP
6 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.11%) CCNA
7 3 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.37%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (38.36%) Hyper-V
2 19 (26.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (23.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.37%) vSphere
4 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (34.25%) VMware
2 13 (17.81%) Cisco
3 11 (15.07%) Citrix
4 7 (9.59%) Snow
5 5 (6.85%) Veeam
6 3 (4.11%) Cognos
6 3 (4.11%) HP
7 2 (2.74%) Nintex
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle
8 1 (1.37%) Xerox
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