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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 26 5
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 76 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 31.80% 5.41% 29.21%
As % of the Vendors category 49.35% 9.23% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 41 4 25
Average salary £55,000 £30,750 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.86% -22.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £35,700 £57,000
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
154 65 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 64.44% 58.56% 60.67%
Number of salaries quoted 86 51 43
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £85,000
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 30 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 71 (62.83%) Windows
2 57 (50.44%) MS Excel
3 56 (49.56%) Finance
4 53 (46.90%) Citrix
5 45 (39.82%) SQL
6 44 (38.94%) Linux
7 42 (37.17%) Active Directory
8 41 (36.28%) VMware
8 41 (36.28%) VMware Infrastructure
9 40 (35.40%) MS Office
10 38 (33.63%) ITIL
11 36 (31.86%) SAN
12 33 (29.20%) Change Management
13 28 (24.78%) Disaster Recovery
14 26 (23.01%) SLA
15 23 (20.35%) HP
15 23 (20.35%) DHCP
15 23 (20.35%) DNS
15 23 (20.35%) Oracle
16 21 (18.58%) IBM
17 20 (17.70%) Solaris
17 20 (17.70%) AS400
17 20 (17.70%) NetApp
18 19 (16.81%) VMware ESX
19 18 (15.93%) Windows Server 2003
19 18 (15.93%) Microsoft Certification
20 16 (14.16%) Cisco
21 15 (13.27%) MS Access
21 15 (13.27%) Flash
21 15 (13.27%) LDAP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 13 (11.50%) MS Exchange
1 13 (11.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (7.96%) Lync
3 8 (7.08%) IIS
4 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 57 (50.44%) MS Excel
2 40 (35.40%) MS Office
3 15 (13.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.31%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 36 (31.86%) SAN
2 23 (20.35%) DHCP
2 23 (20.35%) DNS
3 15 (13.27%) LDAP
4 5 (4.42%) Network Security
5 4 (3.54%) VoIP
6 3 (2.65%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.27%) MS Access
2 9 (7.96%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.08%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.54%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (4.42%) SoapUI
2 4 (3.54%) TestDirector
2 4 (3.54%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.65%) XMLSpy
3 3 (2.65%) Subversion
3 3 (2.65%) Selenium
3 3 (2.65%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.77%) LoadRunner
General
1 56 (49.56%) Finance
2 3 (2.65%) Automotive
2 3 (2.65%) Retail
3 2 (1.77%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 30 (26.55%) Analyst
2 17 (15.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (8.85%) Server Engineer
4 8 (7.08%) Operations Manager
4 8 (7.08%) Storage Specialist
5 7 (6.19%) Security Administrator
5 7 (6.19%) IT Security Administrator
5 7 (6.19%) Capacity Analyst
5 7 (6.19%) IT Administrator
5 7 (6.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.19%) Administrator
6 6 (5.31%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (5.31%) Architect
7 5 (4.42%) Test Analyst
7 5 (4.42%) Technical Architect
7 5 (4.42%) Technical Design Authority
8 4 (3.54%) QA Analyst
8 4 (3.54%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.27%) Flash
2 11 (9.73%) .NET
3 6 (5.31%) SOAP
4 5 (4.42%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.42%) XML
5 3 (2.65%) Middleware
6 2 (1.77%) Struts
6 2 (1.77%) Web Services
6 2 (1.77%) HTML
6 2 (1.77%) XSD
6 2 (1.77%) XSL
6 2 (1.77%) XSLT
6 2 (1.77%) J2EE
6 2 (1.77%) CSS
6 2 (1.77%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.70%) AS400
2 15 (13.27%) iSeries
3 11 (9.73%) Clustering
4 10 (8.85%) CMDB
5 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (7.08%) Management Information System
7 7 (6.19%) Statistics
8 6 (5.31%) LIMS
9 4 (3.54%) IVR
9 4 (3.54%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.65%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (2.65%) Smartphone
10 3 (2.65%) PMI
10 3 (2.65%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.77%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.77%) Replication
12 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 71 (62.83%) Windows
2 44 (38.94%) Linux
3 20 (17.70%) Solaris
4 18 (15.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (13.27%) UNIX
5 15 (13.27%) AIX
6 12 (10.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (7.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.42%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.54%) Debian
10 3 (2.65%) Android
10 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.77%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.77%) CentOS
11 2 (1.77%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.77%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.63%) ITIL
2 33 (29.20%) Change Management
3 28 (24.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (13.27%) Problem Management
5 11 (9.73%) Service Delivery
6 9 (7.96%) Time Management
7 8 (7.08%) Change Control
7 8 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2
8 7 (6.19%) Security Management
8 7 (6.19%) BCP
8 7 (6.19%) Service Management
8 7 (6.19%) Information Security
8 7 (6.19%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (6.19%) ITIL V3
8 7 (6.19%) ITIL V2
9 6 (5.31%) ERP
10 5 (4.42%) Operations Management
10 5 (4.42%) Business Continuity
10 5 (4.42%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (39.82%) SQL
2 9 (7.96%) C#
3 2 (1.77%) Java
3 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.77%) VBScript
3 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
3 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (15.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (10.62%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (8.85%) Degree
4 8 (7.08%) MCSE
5 7 (6.19%) MCSA
5 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (5.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (5.31%) CISA
7 5 (4.42%) ISTQB
7 5 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.42%) CCIE
8 3 (2.65%) CISSP
8 3 (2.65%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (23.01%) SLA
2 11 (9.73%) QA
3 3 (2.65%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (37.17%) Active Directory
2 41 (36.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (16.81%) VMware ESX
4 11 (9.73%) XenApp
5 9 (7.96%) XenDesktop
6 5 (4.42%) XenServer
7 4 (3.54%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.65%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (13.27%) Tivoli
1 15 (13.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (5.31%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (4.42%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (4.42%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (4.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (3.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 53 (46.90%) Citrix
2 41 (36.28%) VMware
3 23 (20.35%) Oracle
3 23 (20.35%) HP
4 21 (18.58%) IBM
5 20 (17.70%) NetApp
6 16 (14.16%) Cisco
7 15 (13.27%) BMC
8 10 (8.85%) SolarWinds
9 9 (7.96%) 3PAR
9 9 (7.96%) Symantec
10 5 (4.42%) Red Hat
10 5 (4.42%) Juniper
10 5 (4.42%) Sun
10 5 (4.42%) Brocade
10 5 (4.42%) CheckPoint
11 4 (3.54%) Business Objects
11 4 (3.54%) SAP
12 3 (2.65%) Dell
12 3 (2.65%) Apple
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