The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 22 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 13.50% 21.76% 13.15%
As % of the Vendors category 31.43% 37.00% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 24
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £85,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Microsoft
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
70 100 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 42.94% 58.82% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 53 72 78
Median salary £60,000 £61,250 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% +14.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £102,500 £77,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Canary Wharf region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 19 (41.30%) Cisco
2 19 (41.30%) HP
3 17 (36.96%) Windows
4 16 (34.78%) Linux
4 16 (34.78%) Oracle
4 16 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (26.09%) ITIL
5 12 (26.09%) MS Office
5 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
6 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
6 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
7 10 (21.74%) Banking
7 10 (21.74%) Data Centre
8 9 (19.57%) Security Patching
8 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
8 9 (19.57%) Supplier Management
8 9 (19.57%) Resource Management
8 9 (19.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
9 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (17.39%) CCNA
9 8 (17.39%) B2B
9 8 (17.39%) MS Visio
9 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
9 8 (17.39%) Qualys
9 8 (17.39%) Degree
9 8 (17.39%) Riverbed
9 8 (17.39%) SolarWinds

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) Apache
2 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (10.87%) IIS
2 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
1 12 (26.09%) MS Office
2 8 (17.39%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) IaaS
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) LAN
1 6 (13.04%) WAN
2 5 (10.87%) Firewall
2 5 (10.87%) Kerberos
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (8.70%) Wireless
4 3 (6.52%) DHCP
4 3 (6.52%) DNS
4 3 (6.52%) Ethernet
4 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.35%) Skype
6 1 (2.17%) BGP
6 1 (2.17%) Internet
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security
6 1 (2.17%) OSPF
6 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.17%) RIP
6 1 (2.17%) VPN
6 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) KDB
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.87%) Subversion
2 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Retail
4 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Back Office
6 1 (2.17%) Front Office
6 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Network Engineer
1 9 (19.57%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Consultant
2 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
2 8 (17.39%) Network Consultant
2 8 (17.39%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
2 8 (17.39%) Network Security Consultant
2 8 (17.39%) Presales Consultant
2 8 (17.39%) Security Consultant
2 8 (17.39%) Security Presales Consultant
3 5 (10.87%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) IT Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Coordinator
4 4 (8.70%) IP Network Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Web Services
2 5 (10.87%) .NET
2 5 (10.87%) WCF
2 5 (10.87%) WPF
3 2 (4.35%) J2EE
3 2 (4.35%) Middleware
3 2 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) iPhone
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 16 (34.78%) Linux
2 16 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.22%) Unix
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
6 5 (10.87%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.52%) Android
8 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) ITIL
2 9 (19.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (19.57%) Resource Management
2 9 (19.57%) Security Patching
2 9 (19.57%) Supplier Management
3 8 (17.39%) B2B
3 8 (17.39%) Presales
4 5 (10.87%) Validation
5 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.52%) Use Case
7 2 (4.35%) Business Development
7 2 (4.35%) SOA
7 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.35%) UML
7 2 (4.35%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) C#
1 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
1 5 (10.87%) VB
2 1 (2.17%) sed
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) CCNA
1 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) CCNP
3 3 (6.52%) A+ Certification
3 3 (6.52%) MCSE
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) CCSA
4 1 (2.17%) CCSE
4 1 (2.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) NetBackup
1 5 (10.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (10.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Cisco
1 19 (41.30%) HP
2 16 (34.78%) Oracle
3 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
4 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
5 8 (17.39%) ArcSight
5 8 (17.39%) Meraki
5 8 (17.39%) Palo Alto
5 8 (17.39%) Qualys
5 8 (17.39%) Riverbed
5 8 (17.39%) SolarWinds
6 7 (15.22%) Symantec
7 5 (10.87%) 3PAR
7 5 (10.87%) Altiris
8 4 (8.70%) Aruba
8 4 (8.70%) Citrix
9 3 (6.52%) Dell
9 3 (6.52%) VMware
10 2 (4.35%) IBM
11 1 (2.17%) Apple