The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chessington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 9 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 4.17% 70.59% 42.11%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 100.00% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 8
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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 Chessington region.

Vendors Category
Chessington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
6 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 25.00% 70.59% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 9
Average salary £32,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Chessington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Chessington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Chessington

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Chessington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Chessington region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Chessington

Microsoft
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Chessington

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chessington 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) XenServer
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Borland
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) VCL
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chessington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chessington 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) VCL
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) XenServer
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Borland