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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 52 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 25.12% 7.14% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 48.60% 10.96% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 14
Average salary £55,000 £32,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £26,300 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £35,300 £46,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
107 73 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 51.69% 65.18% 59.18%
Number of salaries quoted 35 53 35
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £59,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 84 (71.19%) Windows
2 62 (52.54%) Citrix
3 58 (49.15%) Finance
4 56 (47.46%) MS Excel
5 55 (46.61%) VMware
5 55 (46.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 50 (42.37%) Active Directory
7 48 (40.68%) ITIL
8 43 (36.44%) MS Office
8 43 (36.44%) Change Management
9 42 (35.59%) SQL
10 39 (33.05%) Linux
10 39 (33.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 38 (32.20%) SLA
12 34 (28.81%) DHCP
12 34 (28.81%) DNS
13 32 (27.12%) SAN
14 31 (26.27%) LDAP
15 29 (24.58%) Oracle
16 25 (21.19%) IBM
16 25 (21.19%) SolarWinds
16 25 (21.19%) CMDB
16 25 (21.19%) Security Patching
17 24 (20.34%) AS400
18 21 (17.80%) VMware ESX
19 18 (15.25%) Cisco
20 17 (14.41%) MS Access
20 17 (14.41%) BMC
20 17 (14.41%) AIX
20 17 (14.41%) Solaris

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 11 (9.32%) MS Exchange
1 11 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (5.93%) IIS
2 7 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (5.93%) Lync
3 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 56 (47.46%) MS Excel
2 43 (36.44%) MS Office
3 17 (14.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.93%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 34 (28.81%) DHCP
1 34 (28.81%) DNS
2 32 (27.12%) SAN
3 31 (26.27%) LDAP
4 6 (5.08%) VoIP
5 5 (4.24%) Network Security
6 3 (2.54%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.41%) MS Access
2 10 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.08%) TestDirector
2 5 (4.24%) SoapUI
3 4 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.54%) XMLSpy
4 3 (2.54%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.54%) Selenium
5 2 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.69%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 58 (49.15%) Finance
2 2 (1.69%) Banking
2 2 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (20.34%) Analyst
2 15 (12.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (9.32%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (9.32%) Storage Specialist
4 8 (6.78%) Operations Manager
5 7 (5.93%) Server Support
5 7 (5.93%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (5.08%) IT Security Administrator
6 6 (5.08%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (5.08%) Security Administrator
6 6 (5.08%) IT Administrator
6 6 (5.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (5.08%) Administrator
6 6 (5.08%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.24%) Test Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Developer
7 5 (4.24%) Technical Design Authority
7 5 (4.24%) Capacity Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) QA Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.56%) Flash
2 7 (5.93%) .NET
3 5 (4.24%) SOAP
4 4 (3.39%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.39%) XML
5 3 (2.54%) Middleware
6 2 (1.69%) J2EE
6 2 (1.69%) HTML
6 2 (1.69%) Struts
6 2 (1.69%) Web Services
6 2 (1.69%) CSS
6 2 (1.69%) JSP
6 2 (1.69%) XSD
6 2 (1.69%) XSL
6 2 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.19%) CMDB
2 24 (20.34%) AS400
3 17 (14.41%) iSeries
4 11 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (8.47%) Clustering
6 6 (5.08%) IVR
7 4 (3.39%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.54%) LIMS
8 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.69%) Statistics
9 2 (1.69%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.69%) Replication
10 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 84 (71.19%) Windows
2 39 (33.05%) Linux
3 17 (14.41%) AIX
3 17 (14.41%) Solaris
3 17 (14.41%) UNIX
3 17 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (7.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.39%) Debian
7 3 (2.54%) HPUX
7 3 (2.54%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.69%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (40.68%) ITIL
2 43 (36.44%) Change Management
3 39 (33.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (21.19%) Security Patching
5 14 (11.86%) Problem Management
6 13 (11.02%) Service Delivery
7 11 (9.32%) Time Management
8 10 (8.47%) Change Control
8 10 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (5.93%) Test Automation
10 6 (5.08%) ITIL V3
10 6 (5.08%) ITIL V2
10 6 (5.08%) SDLC
10 6 (5.08%) Test Scripting
10 6 (5.08%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.08%) ETL
10 6 (5.08%) Programme Management
10 6 (5.08%) Information Security
10 6 (5.08%) Security Management
10 6 (5.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.59%) SQL
2 6 (5.08%) C#
3 3 (2.54%) VBScript
3 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.69%) Java
4 2 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (5.08%) MCSA
4 6 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (4.24%) CCIE
5 5 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.24%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.54%) CISA
6 3 (2.54%) CISSP
6 3 (2.54%) ISEB
6 3 (2.54%) MCSE
7 2 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (32.20%) SLA
2 13 (11.02%) QA
3 3 (2.54%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (46.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (42.37%) Active Directory
3 21 (17.80%) VMware ESX
4 10 (8.47%) XenApp
5 7 (5.93%) XenDesktop
6 6 (5.08%) XenServer
7 4 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.54%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (14.41%) Tivoli
1 17 (14.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (6.78%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (4.24%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (4.24%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (3.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 62 (52.54%) Citrix
2 55 (46.61%) VMware
3 29 (24.58%) Oracle
4 25 (21.19%) IBM
4 25 (21.19%) SolarWinds
5 18 (15.25%) Cisco
6 17 (14.41%) BMC
6 17 (14.41%) NetApp
7 15 (12.71%) HP
8 7 (5.93%) 3PAR
9 6 (5.08%) Business Objects
9 6 (5.08%) SAP
10 5 (4.24%) CheckPoint
10 5 (4.24%) Juniper
10 5 (4.24%) Brocade
11 4 (3.39%) Symantec
12 2 (1.69%) Cognos
12 2 (1.69%) MKS
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