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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 5 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 28 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.59% 18.68% 4.94%
As % of the Vendors category 35.90% 37.78% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 7
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -49.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,800 £49,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £68,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
78 90 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 57.35% 49.45% 41.36%
Number of salaries quoted 58 77 53
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -25.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £38,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £90,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 45 (62.50%) Windows
2 30 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 29 (40.28%) Degree
4 28 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (36.11%) SCCM
6 25 (34.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (33.33%) Migration
8 23 (31.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (30.56%) MCITP
10 21 (29.17%) MS Exchange
10 21 (29.17%) Finance
11 20 (27.78%) Windows XP
11 20 (27.78%) Active Directory
11 20 (27.78%) MCSE
12 19 (26.39%) MS Excel
13 17 (23.61%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (22.22%) C#
14 16 (22.22%) .NET
15 15 (20.83%) Lync
16 14 (19.44%) SCOM
16 14 (19.44%) ITIL
17 13 (18.06%) VMware ESXi
17 13 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2013
18 12 (16.67%) Linux
18 12 (16.67%) Oracle
18 12 (16.67%) SAN
19 11 (15.28%) DNS
19 11 (15.28%) Citrix
19 11 (15.28%) Data Centre
20 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 21 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 15 (20.83%) Lync
3 13 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.78%) SAS
6 2 (2.78%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (26.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.72%) MS Office
3 3 (4.17%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Office 365
2 3 (4.17%) Mimecast
3 2 (2.78%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) SAN
2 11 (15.28%) DNS
3 6 (8.33%) NAS
4 5 (6.94%) NetScaler
4 5 (6.94%) DHCP
5 4 (5.56%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.78%) Skype
6 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.78%) VPN
6 2 (2.78%) SMTP
6 2 (2.78%) Internet
6 2 (2.78%) Firewall
6 2 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) InstallShield
General
1 21 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Publishing
2 4 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (13.89%) Build Engineer
1 10 (13.89%) SCCM Engineer
2 9 (12.50%) Developer
2 9 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.11%) Messaging Engineer
3 8 (11.11%) IT Support
4 5 (6.94%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.56%) Development Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Architect
6 3 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (2.78%) Junior IT Support
7 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 2 (2.78%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (2.78%) WPF Developer
7 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.22%) .NET
2 5 (6.94%) HTML
2 5 (6.94%) CSS
2 5 (6.94%) WPF
3 4 (5.56%) SAML
3 4 (5.56%) WCF
3 4 (5.56%) Web Services
3 4 (5.56%) XML
3 4 (5.56%) XSLT
3 4 (5.56%) COM
4 3 (4.17%) Flash
4 3 (4.17%) Ajax
4 3 (4.17%) jQuery
5 2 (2.78%) Java EE
6 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.94%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.56%) Replication
3 4 (5.56%) Fixed Income
3 4 (5.56%) Derivative
3 4 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.17%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (4.17%) CMDB
4 3 (4.17%) Clustering
4 3 (4.17%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.78%) Handset
5 2 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.78%) iPad
5 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 45 (62.50%) Windows
2 30 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 28 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (34.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (27.78%) Windows XP
6 12 (16.67%) Linux
7 6 (8.33%) UNIX
7 6 (8.33%) AIX
8 5 (6.94%) Android
8 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
9 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.56%) Mac OS X
10 3 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) Migration
2 17 (23.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (19.44%) ITIL
4 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.11%) Time Management
7 6 (8.33%) Analytics
7 6 (8.33%) Product Management
7 6 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 6 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (6.94%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.56%) Project Management
9 4 (5.56%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.56%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.56%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.56%) Change Control
9 4 (5.56%) Coaching
9 4 (5.56%) SDLC
10 3 (4.17%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) C#
2 7 (9.72%) SQL
3 5 (6.94%) C++
4 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.17%) ActionScript
5 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.78%) Java
6 2 (2.78%) Scala
7 1 (1.39%) Perl
7 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (40.28%) Degree
2 23 (31.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (30.56%) MCITP
4 20 (27.78%) MCSE
5 2 (2.78%) ISEB
5 2 (2.78%) PMP
5 2 (2.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.39%) MCSA
6 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
2 6 (8.33%) SLA
3 2 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.06%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (36.11%) SCCM
2 14 (19.44%) SCOM
3 3 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.78%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle
2 11 (15.28%) Citrix
3 9 (12.50%) HP
3 9 (12.50%) EMC
3 9 (12.50%) VMware
4 6 (8.33%) Altiris
4 6 (8.33%) Remedy
4 6 (8.33%) Cisco
5 5 (6.94%) Symantec
6 4 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.56%) IBM
6 4 (5.56%) Avaya
6 4 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.17%) IronPort
7 3 (4.17%) RightFax
7 3 (4.17%) MobileIron
7 3 (4.17%) NetApp
8 2 (2.78%) Nokia
8 2 (2.78%) McAfee
8 2 (2.78%) Google
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