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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 40 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 11.11% 22.47% 11.11%
As % of the Vendors category 30.77% 47.06% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 6
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +71.87%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
39 85 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 36.11% 47.75% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 49
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,100 £85,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

The demand trend of job ads across the Brentwood region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brentwood region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 27 (67.50%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (45.00%) Finance
4 16 (40.00%) VMware
4 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (35.00%) Citrix
5 14 (35.00%) MS Office
5 14 (35.00%) Windows 10
6 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
7 11 (27.50%) SCCM
7 11 (27.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (27.50%) VB
7 11 (27.50%) Symantec
7 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
8 10 (25.00%) VBScript
8 10 (25.00%) Workflow
9 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
10 8 (20.00%) SQL
10 8 (20.00%) HP
11 7 (17.50%) DNS
11 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.50%) DHCP
11 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (17.50%) XenApp
11 7 (17.50%) XenDesktop
12 6 (15.00%) vSphere
12 6 (15.00%) KiXtart
12 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
12 6 (15.00%) Mobile Computing
12 6 (15.00%) Desktop Virtualisation

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Office
2 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) DHCP
1 7 (17.50%) DNS
2 4 (10.00%) LDAP
2 4 (10.00%) SAN
3 3 (7.50%) FTP
3 3 (7.50%) HTTP
3 3 (7.50%) HTTPS
3 3 (7.50%) SMTP
3 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (2.50%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) MS Access
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) HP UFT
1 3 (7.50%) TestDirector
2 2 (5.00%) Selenium
2 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (5.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (15.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (12.50%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Desktop Specialist
2 5 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Applications Packager
3 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (10.00%) SCCM Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) Development Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) QA Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Citrix Support
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Development Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Storage Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Principal Architect
6 1 (2.50%) SOA Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
1 2 (5.00%) Flash
1 2 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (2.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) CSS3
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) HTML5
2 1 (2.50%) jQuery
2 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (15.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (15.00%) Mobile Computing
1 6 (15.00%) Thin Client
2 5 (12.50%) AS400
3 4 (10.00%) CMDB
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) iSeries
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.50%) IVR
5 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (15.00%) Android
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.50%) Linux
5 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.00%) AIX
6 2 (5.00%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (5.00%) Solaris
6 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
2 10 (25.00%) Workflow
3 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (15.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 6 (15.00%) ITIL
4 6 (15.00%) ITSM
5 5 (12.50%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) Application Packaging
6 4 (10.00%) Security Patching
7 3 (7.50%) SDLC
8 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.00%) Software Delivery
8 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.00%) Test Planning
8 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.00%) Time Management
9 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.50%) PRINCE
9 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
2 11 (27.50%) VB
3 10 (25.00%) VBScript
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
5 6 (15.00%) KiXtart
6 1 (2.50%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (17.50%) XenApp
4 7 (17.50%) XenDesktop
5 6 (15.00%) vSphere
6 4 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (7.50%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
8 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) SCCM
2 6 (15.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) VMware
2 14 (35.00%) Citrix
3 11 (27.50%) Symantec
4 8 (20.00%) HP
5 6 (15.00%) Apple
5 6 (15.00%) AppSense
5 6 (15.00%) Dell
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle
6 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.50%) IBM
8 2 (5.00%) BMC
8 2 (5.00%) NetApp
9 1 (2.50%) Anaplan
9 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.50%) Cisco