The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 37 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 19.79% 17.82% 29.29%
As % of the Vendors category 44.05% 36.00% 43.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 19
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,550 £37,600 £46,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Essex

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

Vendors Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
84 50 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 44.92% 49.50% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 40
Average salary £41,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Brentwood

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 58 (70.73%) Windows
2 46 (56.10%) Citrix
3 44 (53.66%) VMware
3 44 (53.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (46.34%) Active Directory
4 38 (46.34%) DHCP
4 38 (46.34%) DNS
5 35 (42.68%) ITIL
5 35 (42.68%) Change Management
6 34 (41.46%) Finance
7 32 (39.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 32 (39.02%) LDAP
8 31 (37.80%) SLA
8 31 (37.80%) SolarWinds
9 29 (35.37%) MS Office
10 27 (32.93%) MS Excel
10 27 (32.93%) CMDB
10 27 (32.93%) Security Patching
11 17 (20.73%) Oracle
11 17 (20.73%) SQL
12 15 (18.29%) Linux
13 14 (17.07%) IBM
14 13 (15.85%) SAN
14 13 (15.85%) AS400
14 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (13.41%) VMware ESX
16 10 (12.20%) Time Management
17 9 (10.98%) SDLC
17 9 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
18 8 (9.76%) MS Access

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 5 (6.10%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.88%) IIS
3 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 29 (35.37%) MS Office
2 27 (32.93%) MS Excel
3 8 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) AWD
2 3 (3.66%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (46.34%) DHCP
1 38 (46.34%) DNS
2 32 (39.02%) LDAP
3 13 (15.85%) SAN
4 5 (6.10%) VoIP
5 4 (4.88%) SNMP
5 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.44%) Internet
7 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) MS Access
1 8 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.88%) Data Mart
5 3 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) TestDirector
2 3 (3.66%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.44%) Subversion
3 2 (2.44%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.22%) Selenium
4 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.22%) XMLSpy
General
1 34 (41.46%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (13.41%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (12.20%) Analyst
2 10 (12.20%) Server Support
3 6 (7.32%) Storage Specialist
4 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (6.10%) Project Manager
4 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (6.10%) Developer
5 4 (4.88%) Junior
5 4 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (4.88%) Vendor Manager
6 3 (3.66%) QA Analyst
6 3 (3.66%) Team Leader
6 3 (3.66%) Junior Developer
6 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (3.66%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.44%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.44%) Tester
7 2 (2.44%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) Flash
2 3 (3.66%) SOAP
2 3 (3.66%) XML
3 2 (2.44%) .NET
3 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.22%) J2EE
4 1 (1.22%) HTML
4 1 (1.22%) Struts
4 1 (1.22%) Web Services
4 1 (1.22%) CSS
4 1 (1.22%) JSP
4 1 (1.22%) XSD
4 1 (1.22%) XSL
4 1 (1.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.93%) CMDB
2 13 (15.85%) AS400
2 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.76%) iSeries
4 5 (6.10%) IVR
5 4 (4.88%) Data Integration
6 3 (3.66%) Clustering
7 2 (2.44%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.44%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.22%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.22%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 58 (70.73%) Windows
2 15 (18.29%) Linux
3 8 (9.76%) AIX
3 8 (9.76%) Solaris
3 8 (9.76%) UNIX
3 8 (9.76%) Data ONTAP
3 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.66%) HPUX
5 3 (3.66%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.44%) Debian
7 1 (1.22%) Android
7 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) ITIL
1 35 (42.68%) Change Management
2 32 (39.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (32.93%) Security Patching
4 10 (12.20%) Time Management
5 9 (10.98%) SDLC
5 9 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.54%) Test Scripting
6 7 (8.54%) Change Control
6 7 (8.54%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.32%) Data Modelling
7 6 (7.32%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.10%) Programme Management
8 5 (6.10%) PRINCE
8 5 (6.10%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.88%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.88%) Validation
9 4 (4.88%) Workflow
9 4 (4.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) SQL
2 7 (8.54%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.54%) VBScript
3 1 (1.22%) C#
3 1 (1.22%) Java
3 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (6.10%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.88%) ISEB
4 2 (2.44%) MCSE
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (1.22%) CEH
5 1 (1.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (37.80%) SLA
2 8 (9.76%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (53.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (46.34%) Active Directory
3 11 (13.41%) VMware ESX
4 5 (6.10%) XenServer
5 4 (4.88%) vSphere
5 4 (4.88%) XenApp
6 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Tivoli
1 8 (9.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (6.10%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (4.88%) SCCM
3 4 (4.88%) WSUS
4 3 (3.66%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 46 (56.10%) Citrix
2 44 (53.66%) VMware
3 31 (37.80%) SolarWinds
4 17 (20.73%) Oracle
5 14 (17.07%) IBM
6 8 (9.76%) BMC
6 8 (9.76%) NetApp
7 6 (7.32%) HP
8 5 (6.10%) Symantec
8 5 (6.10%) Cisco
9 4 (4.88%) SAP
9 4 (4.88%) Veeam
10 2 (2.44%) MKS
11 1 (1.22%) AppSense
11 1 (1.22%) Apple
11 1 (1.22%) Dell
11 1 (1.22%) Adobe
Brentwood, Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago