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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 6 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +29
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 29 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 24.37% 23.16% 4.58%
As % of the Vendors category 46.03% 44.00% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 9
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £78,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £25,000 £77,900
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £72,500 £91,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
63 50 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 52.94% 52.63% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 63 43 78
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,450 £37,500 £59,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £135,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 17 (37.78%) Oracle
2 17 (37.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (35.56%) Windows
3 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
4 13 (28.89%) .NET
4 13 (28.89%) Degree
5 11 (24.44%) MS Office
5 11 (24.44%) Visual Studio
5 11 (24.44%) Unix
6 10 (22.22%) ITIL
6 10 (22.22%) C#
6 10 (22.22%) Banking
6 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 9 (20.00%) KDB
7 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 9 (20.00%) Subversion
7 9 (20.00%) WCF
7 9 (20.00%) WPF
7 9 (20.00%) Validation
7 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (20.00%) Cisco
7 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
8 8 (17.78%) Linux
9 7 (15.56%) Blackberry
10 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (13.33%) Resource Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) Lync
3 4 (8.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (6.67%) Apache Spark
5 2 (4.44%) Apache Pig
5 2 (4.44%) SAS
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (24.44%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) MS Project
4 1 (2.22%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) LAN
2 4 (8.89%) Network Security
2 4 (8.89%) Skype
2 4 (8.89%) WAN
3 3 (6.67%) DSL
3 3 (6.67%) MPLS
4 2 (4.44%) DHCP
4 2 (4.44%) DNS
4 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.44%) Wireless
5 1 (2.22%) BGP
5 1 (2.22%) OSPF
5 1 (2.22%) RIP
5 1 (2.22%) VoIP
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) KDB
2 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.67%) Big Data
4 2 (4.44%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.44%) Mahout
4 2 (4.44%) QlikView
4 2 (4.44%) SAS EBI
4 2 (4.44%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Visual Studio
2 9 (20.00%) Subversion
2 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 8 (17.78%) IT Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 6 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Coordinator
5 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Security Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.67%) Apache Spark Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Big Data Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Incident Coordinator
6 3 (6.67%) Project Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Coordinator
6 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 9 (20.00%) WCF
2 9 (20.00%) WPF
3 3 (6.67%) Java EE
3 3 (6.67%) Web Services
3 3 (6.67%) XML
4 2 (4.44%) J2EE
4 2 (4.44%) Middleware
5 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.22%) CSS
5 1 (2.22%) HTML
5 1 (2.22%) jQuery
5 1 (2.22%) REST
5 1 (2.22%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Blackberry
2 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Clustering
4 2 (4.44%) iPhone
4 2 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Handset
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (35.56%) Windows
3 11 (24.44%) Unix
4 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (17.78%) Linux
7 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
8 5 (11.11%) Android
8 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
9 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
9 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
11 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Validation
3 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 6 (13.33%) Resource Management
3 6 (13.33%) Security Patching
3 6 (13.33%) Supplier Management
4 5 (11.11%) Analytics
4 5 (11.11%) Open Source
4 5 (11.11%) Use Case
5 4 (8.89%) SOA
5 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
5 4 (8.89%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.67%) Presales
6 3 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Machine Learning
7 2 (4.44%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) C#
2 9 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.67%) Scala
3 3 (6.67%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) Python
4 2 (4.44%) R
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) A+ Certification
2 3 (6.67%) CCIE
2 3 (6.67%) CCNP
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) WSUS
2 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Oracle
2 9 (20.00%) Cisco
3 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.11%) Citrix
4 5 (11.11%) IBM
5 3 (6.67%) Dell
5 3 (6.67%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) Symantec
6 2 (4.44%) Cognos
6 2 (4.44%) Juniper
6 2 (4.44%) RapidMiner
6 2 (4.44%) Tableau
6 2 (4.44%) VMware
7 1 (2.22%) AlgoSec
7 1 (2.22%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.22%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (2.22%) F5
7 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
Canary Wharf, London, South East
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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