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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.50% 20.14% 18.82%
As % of the Vendors category 37.04% 35.90% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 28
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £26,500 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £72,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
54 78 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 41.86% 56.12% 47.85%
Number of salaries quoted 46 58 77
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £27,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £107,500 £78,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 21 (52.50%) HP
2 18 (45.00%) Cisco
2 18 (45.00%) Windows
3 16 (40.00%) Finance
4 13 (32.50%) Presales
5 12 (30.00%) MS Office
6 11 (27.50%) Oracle
6 11 (27.50%) CheckPoint
6 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
7 10 (25.00%) IIS
7 10 (25.00%) B2B
7 10 (25.00%) ITIL
7 10 (25.00%) MS Visio
7 10 (25.00%) Qualys
7 10 (25.00%) Meraki
7 10 (25.00%) Palo Alto
7 10 (25.00%) Riverbed
7 10 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 10 (25.00%) ArcSight
7 10 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
8 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (22.50%) Data Centre
8 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
8 9 (22.50%) Linux
9 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (20.00%) Web Services
9 8 (20.00%) CCNA

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 10 (25.00%) IIS
2 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (17.50%) Apache
3 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
3 7 (17.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Office
2 10 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) IaaS
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) Kerberos
2 5 (12.50%) LAN
2 5 (12.50%) WAN
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (10.00%) Firewall
3 4 (10.00%) Internet
3 4 (10.00%) Wireless
4 3 (7.50%) DHCP
4 3 (7.50%) DNS
4 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
4 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
5 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.50%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
5 1 (2.50%) French Language
5 1 (2.50%) Front Office
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Consultant
2 10 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 10 (25.00%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
2 10 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 10 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
2 10 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 10 (25.00%) Presales Consultant
2 10 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 10 (25.00%) Security Presales Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) IP Network Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Applications Support Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Server Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (5.00%) WCF
4 2 (5.00%) WPF
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) CSS3
5 1 (2.50%) HTML5
5 1 (2.50%) LINQ
5 1 (2.50%) SOAP
5 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) CMDB
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Derivative
3 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) iPhone
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 9 (22.50%) Linux
3 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Android
7 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.50%) Unix
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Presales
2 10 (25.00%) B2B
2 10 (25.00%) ITIL
3 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (17.50%) Resource Management
4 7 (17.50%) Security Patching
4 7 (17.50%) Supplier Management
5 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.50%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.50%) Information Management
7 1 (2.50%) Line Management
7 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.50%) Usability Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) VB
2 5 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) C
3 2 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) C++
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) sed
4 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) CCNA
1 8 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.50%) CCNP
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.50%) MCSE
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.50%) CCSA
4 1 (2.50%) CCSE
4 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) NetBackup
1 7 (17.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 7 (17.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (7.50%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) HP
2 18 (45.00%) Cisco
3 11 (27.50%) CheckPoint
3 11 (27.50%) Oracle
4 10 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 10 (25.00%) Meraki
4 10 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 10 (25.00%) Qualys
4 10 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 10 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (17.50%) 3PAR
6 7 (17.50%) Altiris
6 7 (17.50%) Symantec
7 4 (10.00%) Aruba
8 3 (7.50%) IBM
9 1 (2.50%) Apple
9 1 (2.50%) Dell
9 1 (2.50%) SAP
9 1 (2.50%) VMware