The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Beckenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Beckenham region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 11 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 8.33% 31.25% 16.00%
As % of the Vendors category 21.43% 55.56% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +20.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Beckenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 38.89% 56.25% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 12
Average salary £29,000 £57,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.56% +112.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
London

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Beckenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Beckenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Beckenham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Beckenham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Beckenham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Beckenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Beckenham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) InfoPath
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ZyXEL
2 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) NETGEAR
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Veeam
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) MCTS
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Beckenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Beckenham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Process Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Development Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) MCTS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) ZyXEL
1 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
1 2 (33.33%) NETGEAR
1 2 (33.33%) Veeam
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
1 2 (33.33%) Sage