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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 3 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 46 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 12.35% 25.41% 10.55%
As % of the Vendors category 24.39% 43.40% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 13 43 24
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £85,000 £115,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
82 106 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 50.62% 58.56% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 71 81 85
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £100,000 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 April 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (51.02%) Finance
2 17 (34.69%) Oracle
2 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (32.65%) Cisco
4 14 (28.57%) HP
4 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 13 (26.53%) ITIL
6 12 (24.49%) Banking
7 11 (22.45%) Degree
8 10 (20.41%) Linux
8 10 (20.41%) MS Office
8 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
9 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
9 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
9 9 (18.37%) Unix
9 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
10 8 (16.33%) Security Patching
10 8 (16.33%) Supplier Management
10 8 (16.33%) Resource Management
10 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (16.33%) C#
10 8 (16.33%) .NET
10 8 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (16.33%) CCNA
11 7 (14.29%) Shell Script
11 7 (14.29%) Validation
11 7 (14.29%) Subversion
11 7 (14.29%) WCF
11 7 (14.29%) WPF

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.08%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.08%) IIS
3 2 (4.08%) SAS
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 10 (20.41%) MS Office
3 5 (10.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.08%) MS Project
5 1 (2.04%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) IaaS
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) LAN
1 6 (12.24%) WAN
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
3 4 (8.16%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (8.16%) Wireless
4 3 (6.12%) DHCP
4 3 (6.12%) DNS
4 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
4 3 (6.12%) Skype
4 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.08%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.04%) BGP
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) Network Security
6 1 (2.04%) OSPF
6 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.04%) RIP
6 1 (2.04%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) KDB
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.08%) Mahout
3 2 (4.08%) QlikView
3 2 (4.08%) SAS EBI
3 2 (4.08%) Spotfire
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.29%) Subversion
2 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 12 (24.49%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.04%) Back Office
6 1 (2.04%) Front Office
6 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Developer
2 8 (16.33%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Network Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Network Security Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Presales Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Security Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Security Presales Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Coordinator
5 4 (8.16%) IP Network Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Service Desk Support
6 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) WCF
2 7 (14.29%) WPF
3 5 (10.20%) Web Services
4 3 (6.12%) XML
5 2 (4.08%) J2EE
5 2 (4.08%) Middleware
6 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.04%) CSS
6 1 (2.04%) HTML
6 1 (2.04%) jQuery
6 1 (2.04%) REST
6 1 (2.04%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) iPhone
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Linux
3 9 (18.37%) Unix
4 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
6 4 (8.16%) Android
7 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) ITIL
2 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (16.33%) Resource Management
2 8 (16.33%) Security Patching
2 8 (16.33%) Supplier Management
3 7 (14.29%) Validation
4 5 (10.20%) B2B
4 5 (10.20%) Presales
4 5 (10.20%) Use Case
5 4 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.08%) SOA
7 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.08%) UML
7 2 (4.08%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) C#
2 7 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.12%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) Java
4 2 (4.08%) Python
4 2 (4.08%) R
4 2 (4.08%) VB
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) sed
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) CCNA
2 8 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.20%) CCNP
4 4 (8.16%) A+ Certification
4 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.12%) MCSE
6 1 (2.04%) CCSA
6 1 (2.04%) CCSE
6 1 (2.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (4.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Oracle
2 16 (32.65%) Cisco
3 14 (28.57%) HP
4 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
5 6 (12.24%) CheckPoint
6 5 (10.20%) ArcSight
6 5 (10.20%) Citrix
6 5 (10.20%) Meraki
6 5 (10.20%) Palo Alto
6 5 (10.20%) Qualys
6 5 (10.20%) Riverbed
6 5 (10.20%) SolarWinds
7 4 (8.16%) Aruba
7 4 (8.16%) Dell
7 4 (8.16%) Symantec
8 3 (6.12%) VMware
9 2 (4.08%) Altiris
9 2 (4.08%) Cognos
9 2 (4.08%) IBM
9 2 (4.08%) Tableau
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