The first table below looks at the demand 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Canary Wharf region.

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

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 8 26 11
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 35 11 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 16.67% 6.04% 12.06%
As % of the Vendors category 35.35% 12.79% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 41
Average salary £43,750 £95,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.94% +40.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £49,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
99 86 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 47.14% 47.25% 56.53%
Number of salaries quoted 84 70 194
Average salary £57,500 £77,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.80% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £91,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 25 (42.37%) Finance
2 24 (40.68%) MS Excel
3 20 (33.90%) MS Office
4 19 (32.20%) Project Management
5 18 (30.51%) .NET
6 15 (25.42%) Windows
7 14 (23.73%) Client/Server
8 12 (20.34%) SQL
8 12 (20.34%) Management Information System
8 12 (20.34%) Business Analysis
8 12 (20.34%) Degree
9 10 (16.95%) C#
9 10 (16.95%) Cisco
10 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
10 9 (15.25%) Citrix
10 9 (15.25%) ITIL
10 9 (15.25%) Reuters
10 9 (15.25%) Bloomberg
10 9 (15.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (13.56%) MS Visio
11 8 (13.56%) SOA
11 8 (13.56%) HTML
12 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
12 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
12 7 (11.86%) CSS
12 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
12 7 (11.86%) Cisco IPT
13 6 (10.17%) Asset Management
13 6 (10.17%) TOGAF
13 6 (10.17%) WSUS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (40.68%) MS Excel
2 20 (33.90%) MS Office
3 8 (13.56%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (8.47%) Firewall
3 4 (6.78%) WAN
3 4 (6.78%) DHCP
3 4 (6.78%) DNS
4 3 (5.08%) Network Security
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.08%) VLAN
5 2 (3.39%) VPN
5 2 (3.39%) LAN
5 2 (3.39%) TACACS
5 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.39%) SSL
5 2 (3.39%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.39%) SNMP
6 1 (1.69%) Intranet
6 1 (1.69%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.69%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (1.69%) ERwin
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
1 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (42.37%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Banking
2 5 (8.47%) Retail
3 4 (6.78%) Front Office
4 3 (5.08%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Law
6 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) Business Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) Support Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) IT Support
3 8 (13.56%) Architect
4 7 (11.86%) Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (11.86%) Team Leader
5 6 (10.17%) IT Support Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Junior
6 5 (8.47%) Junior Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.08%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (5.08%) Coordinator
8 3 (5.08%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Support Assistant
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Manager
8 3 (5.08%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) .NET
2 8 (13.56%) HTML
3 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
3 7 (11.86%) CSS
4 6 (10.17%) Web Services
5 4 (6.78%) WinForms
5 4 (6.78%) WPF
6 3 (5.08%) LAMP
6 3 (5.08%) XML
6 3 (5.08%) Java EE
7 2 (3.39%) SOAP
7 2 (3.39%) Ajax
8 1 (1.69%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.69%) jQuery
8 1 (1.69%) CAML
8 1 (1.69%) XSD
8 1 (1.69%) XSLT
8 1 (1.69%) XHTML
8 1 (1.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Client/Server
2 12 (20.34%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.08%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.08%) iPhone
3 3 (5.08%) Open Source
3 3 (5.08%) Hedge funds
3 3 (5.08%) SWIFT
4 2 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.39%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.39%) SecurID
5 1 (1.69%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.39%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Project Management
2 12 (20.34%) Business Analysis
3 9 (15.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (15.25%) ITIL
4 8 (13.56%) SOA
5 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
6 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.17%) Asset Management
6 6 (10.17%) TOGAF
7 5 (8.47%) Web Design
8 4 (6.78%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.78%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.78%) Time Management
8 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (6.78%) MVVM
9 3 (5.08%) Wealth Management
9 3 (5.08%) ITIL V3
9 3 (5.08%) Release Management
9 3 (5.08%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) SQL
2 10 (16.95%) C#
3 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.39%) Perl
3 2 (3.39%) VB
4 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.08%) CCNP
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) CCNA
4 1 (1.69%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.17%) MetaFrame
2 6 (10.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) NetBackup
1 6 (10.17%) WSUS
2 2 (3.39%) Cacti
2 2 (3.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.39%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Cisco
2 9 (15.25%) Citrix
2 9 (15.25%) Reuters
2 9 (15.25%) Bloomberg
3 6 (10.17%) Symantec
3 6 (10.17%) Dell
3 6 (10.17%) Veritas
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle
5 3 (5.08%) Murex
5 3 (5.08%) Riverbed
5 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
5 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.39%) Apple
6 2 (3.39%) IBM
6 2 (3.39%) Juniper
6 2 (3.39%) BEA
7 1 (1.69%) CA
7 1 (1.69%) Sybase
7 1 (1.69%) Altiris
7 1 (1.69%) Pega