The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 14 1
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 21.57% 10.61% 31.71%
As % of the Vendors category 42.31% 15.91% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 13
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -31.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £40,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Brentford region.

Vendors Category
Brentford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26 44 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 50.98% 66.67% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 20
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £50,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £111,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Brentford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Brentford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Brentford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Brentford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Brentford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Brentford 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 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) MS Office
2 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
3 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) Use Case
4 5 (29.41%) Time Management
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
5 4 (23.53%) UML
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Android
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
6 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
6 3 (17.65%) Retail
6 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
6 3 (17.65%) Electronics
6 3 (17.65%) Workflow
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.76%) Wireless
7 2 (11.76%) MCP
7 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Brentford 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Electronics
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Implementation Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Support Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Head of Technology
5 1 (5.88%) Audio Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Statistics
3 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
4 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
4 3 (17.65%) Android
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Use Case
1 5 (29.41%) Time Management
2 4 (23.53%) UML
2 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Workflow
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCDST
2 2 (11.76%) MCP
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco
1 1 (5.88%) Avaya
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy
1 1 (5.88%) Polycom
1 1 (5.88%) Sitecore