Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 9 4
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Thatcham 32.26% 8.33% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 15.38% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Thatcham median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +100.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,375 £41,750 £19,600
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,250 £24,600
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

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 Thatcham.

All Vendors
Thatcham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 25 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Thatcham 80.65% 54.17% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 7
Thatcham median annual salary £50,000 £31,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.29% -38.00% +60.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,900 £22,600
90th Percentile £64,250 £47,500 £58,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +1.01% +10.00%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Thatcham

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Thatcham.

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

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Thatcham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Thatcham over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Thatcham

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
2 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (50.00%) VLAN
2 5 (50.00%) MCSE
2 5 (50.00%) MCSA
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) Network Management
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Games
5 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) IT Support
2 5 (50.00%) Network Support
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Network Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Support Manager
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (10.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) LINQ
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) MCSA
2 5 (50.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware