Period
to 23 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 7 10
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 53 58 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 20.31% 16.96% 13.79%
As % of the Vendors category 54.64% 42.96% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 51 49 54
High Wycombe median annual salary £37,500 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.47% +15.29% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £20,575
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £60,875
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -9.64% +15.28%

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 97 135 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 37.16% 39.47% 42.89%
Number of salaries quoted 94 109 143
High Wycombe median annual salary £35,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,000 £68,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 28 (52.83%) Windows
2 25 (47.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (41.51%) SQL Server
4 21 (39.62%) SQL
5 19 (35.85%) Microsoft Office
6 18 (33.96%) T-SQL
7 16 (30.19%) Apple iOS
7 16 (30.19%) Android
7 16 (30.19%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (28.30%) Windows Server
8 15 (28.30%) SharePoint
9 14 (26.42%) .NET
10 12 (22.64%) IIS
10 12 (22.64%) C#
10 12 (22.64%) Delphi
10 12 (22.64%) Service Delivery
10 12 (22.64%) QA
10 12 (22.64%) IaaS
10 12 (22.64%) SaaS
10 12 (22.64%) PaaS
11 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (20.75%) Customer-Centricity
11 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
12 10 (18.87%) VMware
12 10 (18.87%) CRM
12 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
12 10 (18.87%) Coaching
12 10 (18.87%) Software Deployment
13 9 (16.98%) Office 365
14 8 (15.09%) Active Directory

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 15 (28.30%) SharePoint
2 12 (22.64%) IIS
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (35.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.89%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 25 (47.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (22.64%) IaaS
2 12 (22.64%) PaaS
2 12 (22.64%) SaaS
3 9 (16.98%) Office 365
4 6 (11.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Firewall
1 6 (11.32%) MPLS
2 4 (7.55%) DHCP
2 4 (7.55%) DNS
2 4 (7.55%) Network Security
2 4 (7.55%) WAN
3 2 (3.77%) VoIP
3 2 (3.77%) VPN
3 2 (3.77%) Wireless
4 1 (1.89%) ATM
4 1 (1.89%) BGP
4 1 (1.89%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.89%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) IPsec
4 1 (1.89%) OSPF
4 1 (1.89%) TACACS
4 1 (1.89%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (41.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.77%) OLTP
5 2 (3.77%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) Power BI
6 1 (1.89%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.66%) Advertising
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) French Language
2 2 (3.77%) German Language
2 2 (3.77%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Applications Support
3 10 (18.87%) Business Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) IT Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Senior Applications Support
4 9 (16.98%) Applications Specialist
4 9 (16.98%) Applications Support Specialist
4 9 (16.98%) Business IT Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) IT Business Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 9 (16.98%) Support Specialist
5 7 (13.21%) Service Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Network Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Office 365 Manager
8 4 (7.55%) Technical Leader
8 4 (7.55%) Technical Manager
8 4 (7.55%) Technical Services Manager
9 3 (5.66%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) .NET
2 4 (7.55%) LDAP
3 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.89%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) HTML5
3 1 (1.89%) Middleware
3 1 (1.89%) WCF
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Clustering
3 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.89%) FMCG
4 1 (1.89%) PACS
4 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Windows
2 16 (30.19%) Android
2 16 (30.19%) Apple iOS
3 15 (28.30%) Windows Server
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (22.64%) Service Delivery
3 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
3 11 (20.75%) Customer-Centricity
4 10 (18.87%) Coaching
4 10 (18.87%) CRM
4 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
4 10 (18.87%) Software Deployment
5 8 (15.09%) SDLC
6 7 (13.21%) ITIL
7 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) Change Management
8 4 (7.55%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (7.55%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 2 (3.77%) CRUD
9 2 (3.77%) Data Management
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (3.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) SQL
2 18 (33.96%) T-SQL
3 12 (22.64%) C#
3 12 (22.64%) Delphi
4 4 (7.55%) Perl
4 4 (7.55%) Python
5 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) VB
6 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) CCNA
1 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.55%) CCNP
2 4 (7.55%) CCVP
2 4 (7.55%) MCSA
2 4 (7.55%) MCSE
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.66%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) QA
2 6 (11.32%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.55%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) VMware
2 4 (7.55%) Riverbed
3 1 (1.89%) Avaya
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco
3 1 (1.89%) IBM
3 1 (1.89%) Nintex