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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 9 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 36 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 14.88% 27.27% 36.36%
As % of the Vendors category 26.47% 43.64% 74.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 19
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £44,600 £67,500
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
136 55 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 56.20% 62.50% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 62 29 26
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £52,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 27 (55.10%) Finance
2 25 (51.02%) Windows
3 24 (48.98%) Citrix
4 21 (42.86%) ITIL
5 20 (40.82%) MS Excel
6 19 (38.78%) SQL
7 18 (36.73%) MS Office
8 17 (34.69%) Linux
8 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (34.69%) SAN
8 17 (34.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
10 15 (30.61%) Change Management
10 15 (30.61%) VMware
10 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (28.57%) VMware ESX
12 13 (26.53%) HP
13 11 (22.45%) Solaris
13 11 (22.45%) NetApp
14 10 (20.41%) DHCP
14 10 (20.41%) DNS
15 9 (18.37%) Oracle
15 9 (18.37%) MCSE
15 9 (18.37%) AS400
16 8 (16.33%) IBM
16 8 (16.33%) Degree
17 7 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
18 6 (12.24%) UNIX
18 6 (12.24%) AIX

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
1 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.08%) Lync
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (40.82%) MS Excel
2 18 (36.73%) MS Office
3 6 (12.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (6.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) SAN
2 10 (20.41%) DHCP
2 10 (20.41%) DNS
3 5 (10.20%) LDAP
4 2 (4.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) MS Access
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.04%) XMLSpy
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Selenium
2 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.04%) TestDirector
General
1 27 (55.10%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) IT Administrator
4 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.16%) Administrator
4 4 (8.16%) Test Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Technical Architect
4 4 (8.16%) Architect
4 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support
4 4 (8.16%) Support Specialist
4 4 (8.16%) Security Administrator
4 4 (8.16%) IT Security Administrator
4 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 3 (6.12%) Capacity Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Storage Specialist
6 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Flash
2 5 (10.20%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) SOAP
4 1 (2.04%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) Middleware
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) AS400
2 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (12.24%) iSeries
4 5 (10.20%) Statistics
5 4 (8.16%) Smartphone
5 4 (8.16%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
5 4 (8.16%) LIMS
6 3 (6.12%) PMI
7 2 (4.08%) Clustering
7 2 (4.08%) IVR
7 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.08%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.04%) CMDB
8 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Linux
3 11 (22.45%) Solaris
4 6 (12.24%) UNIX
4 6 (12.24%) AIX
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
6 4 (8.16%) Android
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) ITIL
2 17 (34.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (30.61%) Change Management
4 5 (10.20%) Asset Management
4 5 (10.20%) Business Continuity
4 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.20%) BCP
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
5 4 (8.16%) Service Management
5 4 (8.16%) Information Security
5 4 (8.16%) ERP
5 4 (8.16%) Security Management
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (8.16%) Investment Management
5 4 (8.16%) Time Management
5 4 (8.16%) ITIL V3
5 4 (8.16%) ITIL V2
6 3 (6.12%) Matrix Management
6 3 (6.12%) Migration
7 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) VBScript
2 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.16%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (18.37%) MCSE
3 8 (16.33%) Degree
4 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (8.16%) MCSA
5 4 (8.16%) MCTS
5 4 (8.16%) MCSM
6 3 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (6.12%) PMI Certification
6 3 (6.12%) CISA
7 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.08%) ISEB
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 4 (8.16%) XenServer
4 4 (8.16%) MetaFrame
5 2 (4.08%) XenApp
5 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (12.24%) Tivoli
3 5 (10.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.04%) Opsview
5 1 (2.04%) Nagios
5 1 (2.04%) Munin
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) Citrix
2 15 (30.61%) VMware
3 13 (26.53%) HP
4 11 (22.45%) NetApp
5 9 (18.37%) Oracle
6 8 (16.33%) IBM
7 6 (12.24%) BMC
8 5 (10.20%) Sun
8 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
8 5 (10.20%) Symantec
9 4 (8.16%) Apple
9 4 (8.16%) Dell
10 2 (4.08%) Cognos
10 2 (4.08%) Cisco
10 2 (4.08%) 3PAR
11 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.04%) MKS
Brentwood, Essex
ARM Technology
Salary: Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago