The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Chessington region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 18.92% 17.39% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 40.00% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 5
Average salary £21,250 £21,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -40.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Chessington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 37.84% 43.48% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 7
Average salary £21,250 £27,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.29% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
London

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 30 Related IT Skills in Chessington

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
3 7 (41.18%) DHCP
3 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 7 (41.18%) Mac OS X
3 7 (41.18%) Apple
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (41.18%) Symantec
3 7 (41.18%) DNS
3 7 (41.18%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (35.29%) Altiris
5 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
5 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (29.41%) Android
5 5 (29.41%) iPhone
5 5 (29.41%) Mac OS
5 5 (29.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (29.41%) Internet
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) Software Distribution
5 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
5 5 (29.41%) Open Source
6 4 (23.53%) COM
6 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chessington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DHCP
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) Internet
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Service Desk Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Support Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Support Technician
2 4 (23.53%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support
3 2 (11.76%) IT Technician
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (11.76%) ICT Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
1 5 (29.41%) iPhone
1 5 (29.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
2 7 (41.18%) Mac OS X
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Android
3 5 (29.41%) Mac OS
3 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Software Distribution
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
3 2 (11.76%) Market Research
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) CCA
1 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
1 7 (41.18%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
1 7 (41.18%) Apple
1 7 (41.18%) Symantec
2 6 (35.29%) Altiris
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Websense
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) Trustwave