The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 16.00% 15.00% 11.11%
As % of the Vendors category 44.44% 75.00% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £37,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.54% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Beckenham region.

Vendors Category
Beckenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 36.00% 20.00% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 14
Average salary £37,000 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.54% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,550 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) IIS
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 4 (33.33%) FTP
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (33.33%) MVC
6 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (25.00%) Analytics
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (25.00%) SEO
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) TDD
7 3 (25.00%) Google
7 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (25.00%) CSS
7 3 (25.00%) HTML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Beckenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) IIS
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) MS Project
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) SSDT
3 1 (8.33%) MS Access
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (8.33%) Toad
3 1 (8.33%) MagicDraw
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Production Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Server Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (25.00%) SEO
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) VMware