Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 87 69 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 30.85% 22.85% 20.36%
As % of the Vendors category 66.92% 53.49% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 78 59 92
High Wycombe median annual salary £42,000 £32,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.23% -26.97% -1.11%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £61,450 £47,750 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +11.11%

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 130 129 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 46.10% 42.72% 52.42%
Number of salaries quoted 116 105 237
High Wycombe median annual salary £38,650 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.43% -22.22% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £66,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - -

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 32 (36.78%) SQL Server
2 30 (34.48%) Windows
3 26 (29.89%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (26.44%) Windows Server
5 22 (25.29%) .NET
5 22 (25.29%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (24.14%) Active Directory
6 21 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 20 (22.99%) SQL
7 20 (22.99%) C#
8 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
8 18 (20.69%) PowerShell
9 17 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (19.54%) CRM
10 16 (18.39%) SharePoint
11 15 (17.24%) Business Analysis
12 14 (16.09%) SDLC
12 14 (16.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (16.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (14.94%) Migration
13 13 (14.94%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (13.79%) Atlassian
15 11 (12.64%) T-SQL
15 11 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (11.49%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (11.49%) E-Commerce
16 10 (11.49%) Office 365
17 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
17 9 (10.34%) JavaScript
17 9 (10.34%) DNS

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 16 (18.39%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.34%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.20%) Confluence
4 4 (4.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 26 (29.89%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.30%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.49%) Office 365
3 6 (6.90%) PaaS
4 4 (4.60%) SaaS
5 2 (2.30%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) DNS
2 8 (9.20%) DHCP
3 4 (4.60%) Firewall
3 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.60%) VPN
4 2 (2.30%) ATM
4 2 (2.30%) BGP
4 2 (2.30%) DMVPN
4 2 (2.30%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.30%) IPsec
4 2 (2.30%) LAN
4 2 (2.30%) MPLS
4 2 (2.30%) OSPF
4 2 (2.30%) TACACS
4 2 (2.30%) VoIP
4 2 (2.30%) WAN
4 2 (2.30%) Wireless
4 2 (2.30%) xDSL
5 1 (1.15%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (36.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (16.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (14.94%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
5 7 (8.05%) Star Schema
6 6 (6.90%) MariaDB
6 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (6.90%) MySQL
6 6 (6.90%) RDBMS
6 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.30%) Power BI
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) JIRA
1 8 (9.20%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.90%) Bitbucket
2 6 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (6.90%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.30%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (5.75%) German Language
2 4 (4.60%) Finance
3 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.30%) Electronics
4 2 (2.30%) French Language
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (24.14%) Analyst
2 15 (17.24%) IT Analyst
3 13 (14.94%) DBA
3 13 (14.94%) IT Support
4 11 (12.64%) Business Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) Business IT Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) IT Business Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) Desktop Support
5 7 (8.05%) Developer
5 7 (8.05%) SQL DBA
6 6 (6.90%) MySQL DBA
7 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) IT Support Technician
7 5 (5.75%) IT Technician
7 5 (5.75%) Repair Technician
7 5 (5.75%) Senior DBA
7 5 (5.75%) Senior MySQL DBA
7 5 (5.75%) Support Technician
8 4 (4.60%) Administrator
8 4 (4.60%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.29%) .NET
2 7 (8.05%) CSS
3 6 (6.90%) HTML
3 6 (6.90%) LAMP
3 6 (6.90%) REST
3 6 (6.90%) XML
4 5 (5.75%) Web Services
5 4 (4.60%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.60%) HTML5
6 1 (1.15%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (8.05%) Replication
4 6 (6.90%) Clustering
4 6 (6.90%) Driving Licence
5 5 (5.75%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.45%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.30%) Robotics
8 1 (1.15%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.48%) Windows
2 23 (26.44%) Windows Server
3 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.05%) Windows 10
5 6 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.30%) Linux
7 1 (1.15%) Android
7 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (19.54%) CRM
3 15 (17.24%) Business Analysis
4 14 (16.09%) SDLC
5 13 (14.94%) Migration
6 11 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (11.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (11.49%) E-Commerce
8 8 (9.20%) Data Analysis
8 8 (9.20%) ITIL
9 7 (8.05%) ETL
10 6 (6.90%) Deployment Automation
11 5 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.75%) Data Migration
11 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (5.75%) Personalization
12 4 (4.60%) Business Development
12 4 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.60%) Copywriting
12 4 (4.60%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.99%) C#
1 20 (22.99%) SQL
2 18 (20.69%) PowerShell
3 11 (12.64%) T-SQL
4 9 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.60%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.45%) Delphi
7 2 (2.30%) C++
8 1 (1.15%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) CCNA
2 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.45%) MCSE
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.30%) MCP
3 2 (2.30%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.60%) Docker
3 4 (4.60%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.30%) DFS Replication
4 2 (2.30%) Firmware
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.30%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Galera Cluster
2 4 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.60%) Packer
2 4 (4.60%) Terraform
3 2 (2.30%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Atlassian
2 9 (10.34%) VMware
3 7 (8.05%) RedGate
4 5 (5.75%) Samsung
5 4 (4.60%) Nintex
6 3 (3.45%) DevExpress
7 2 (2.30%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.30%) McAfee
7 2 (2.30%) Snow
7 2 (2.30%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.15%) Capita
8 1 (1.15%) Veeam