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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 11 2 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 10.00% 31.71% 4.88%
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% 54.17% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 2
Average salary £40,000 £58,500 £37,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.62% +56.52%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
42 24 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 70.00% 58.54% 59.35%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 15
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +115.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 15 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Brentford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
3 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 7 (43.75%) IIS
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (43.75%) Internet
4 7 (43.75%) Terminal Services
4 7 (43.75%) Clustering
4 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) CRM
6 3 (18.75%) MCP
6 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (18.75%) Retail
6 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Time Management
7 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) V-Model
7 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 7 (43.75%) IIS
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) ADSL
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) UML Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) QA Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (43.75%) Clustering
3 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 2 (12.50%) iPhone
5 1 (6.25%) Social Media
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.25%) PMI
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (18.75%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) V-Model
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCP
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Terminal Services
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Apple
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore