The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 23 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
South East / Thames Valley
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 7 7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley - 4.55% 6.25%
As % of the Vendors category - 7.14% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £57,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.68%  
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 the Thames Valley.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 0 14 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley - 63.64% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 9
Median salary - £100,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +53.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 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 the Thames Valley

Microsoft
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in the Thames Valley.

Salary trend for Microsoft in the Thames Valley