The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Thatcham 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 29 March 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
Berkshire / Thatcham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 1 5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Thatcham - 63.64% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category - 100.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Median salary - £26,250 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.70%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

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 Thatcham.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Thatcham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1 7 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Thatcham 33.33% 63.64% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 5
Median salary £30,000 £26,375 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.74% +4.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Thatcham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Thatcham 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 Thatcham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Thatcham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Thatcham

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Thatcham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Extranet
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Thatcham 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Extranet
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) HP
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