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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 16 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 67 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 10.85% 28.27% 10.42%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 42.41% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 38 8
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £70,750 £41,500
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
69 158 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 32.55% 66.67% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 88 38
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 14 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 29 (54.72%) MS Office
1 29 (54.72%) MS Excel
2 26 (49.06%) Windows
3 23 (43.40%) Citrix
4 22 (41.51%) Finance
5 21 (39.62%) VMware
5 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
7 17 (32.08%) QA
8 14 (26.42%) DHCP
8 14 (26.42%) DNS
8 14 (26.42%) SQL
8 14 (26.42%) SolarWinds
9 13 (24.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (24.53%) HP
9 13 (24.53%) TestDirector
9 13 (24.53%) HP UFT
9 13 (24.53%) AS400
10 12 (22.64%) vSphere
10 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (20.75%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (18.87%) SCCM
12 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (18.87%) PowerShell
12 10 (18.87%) Symantec
12 10 (18.87%) ISEB
12 10 (18.87%) VBScript
12 10 (18.87%) ITIL
13 9 (16.98%) Oracle
13 9 (16.98%) Windows Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (13.21%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (54.72%) MS Excel
1 29 (54.72%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.77%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) DHCP
1 14 (26.42%) DNS
2 7 (13.21%) LDAP
2 7 (13.21%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (13.21%) SNMP
2 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.66%) SAN
4 2 (3.77%) VoIP
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.55%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) MS Access
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) HP UFT
1 13 (24.53%) TestDirector
2 3 (5.66%) Selenium
2 3 (5.66%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.66%) WebDriver
2 3 (5.66%) XMLSpy
General
1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Legal
3 2 (3.77%) Back Office
3 2 (3.77%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Analyst
1 16 (30.19%) QA Analyst
2 7 (13.21%) IT Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Desktop Support
3 5 (9.43%) QA Specialist
4 4 (7.55%) Server Support
5 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Vendor Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Storage Specialist
5 3 (5.66%) Vendor Manager
6 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix Support
6 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 3 (5.66%) Flash
2 3 (5.66%) SOAP
3 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.77%) XML
3 2 (3.77%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) CSS3
4 1 (1.89%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) HTML5
4 1 (1.89%) jQuery
4 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) AS400
2 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (13.21%) CMDB
4 5 (9.43%) Fat Client
4 5 (9.43%) Thin Client
5 4 (7.55%) Blackberry
5 4 (7.55%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (5.66%) iSeries
7 2 (3.77%) IVR
8 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.43%) Linux
3 5 (9.43%) Windows 8
4 4 (7.55%) Android
5 3 (5.66%) AIX
5 3 (5.66%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (5.66%) Solaris
5 3 (5.66%) Unix
5 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (18.87%) ITIL
2 8 (15.09%) Change Management
2 8 (15.09%) Test Planning
3 7 (13.21%) Digital Forensics
3 7 (13.21%) Patch Management
3 7 (13.21%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (13.21%) Security Patching
4 6 (11.32%) SDLC
4 6 (11.32%) Time Management
5 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.43%) ETL
5 5 (9.43%) ITSM
5 5 (9.43%) Workflow
6 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.66%) Line Management
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 10 (18.87%) PowerShell
2 10 (18.87%) VBScript
3 4 (7.55%) VB
4 3 (5.66%) C#
4 3 (5.66%) KiXtart
5 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.77%) XPath
5 2 (3.77%) XQuery
6 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (18.87%) ISEB
3 8 (15.09%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.66%) Degree
4 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.08%) QA
2 7 (13.21%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
3 12 (22.64%) vSphere
4 5 (9.43%) XenApp
4 5 (9.43%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (18.87%) SCCM
3 7 (13.21%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (13.21%) WSUS
4 3 (5.66%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 3 (5.66%) Tivoli
4 3 (5.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Citrix
2 21 (39.62%) VMware
3 14 (26.42%) SolarWinds
4 13 (24.53%) HP
5 10 (18.87%) Symantec
6 9 (16.98%) Oracle
7 7 (13.21%) Veeam
8 5 (9.43%) AppSense
8 5 (9.43%) IBM
9 4 (7.55%) Apple
9 4 (7.55%) Dell
9 4 (7.55%) SAP
10 3 (5.66%) BMC
10 3 (5.66%) NetApp
11 2 (3.77%) Cisco
Brentwood, Essex
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