The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
London / City of London
Rank 7 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 807 960 1769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.06% 15.02% 17.26%
As % of the Vendors category 36.14% 34.33% 35.84%
Number of salaries quoted 764 849 1587
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2233 2796 4936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.43% 43.76% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2043 2477 4294
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Microsoft
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in the City of London

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in the City of London

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 618 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 582 (35.88%) MS Excel
3 541 (33.35%) Finance
4 526 (32.43%) SQL
5 500 (30.83%) Windows
6 409 (25.22%) .NET
7 348 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
8 341 (21.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 322 (19.85%) C#
10 294 (18.13%) Active Directory
11 291 (17.94%) ITIL
12 287 (17.69%) MS Office
13 282 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
14 246 (15.17%) Windows Server
15 245 (15.10%) VMware
16 234 (14.43%) JavaScript
17 222 (13.69%) ASP.NET
18 218 (13.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 215 (13.26%) MVC
20 208 (12.82%) HTML
21 203 (12.52%) Microsoft Azure
22 192 (11.84%) Data Warehouse
23 191 (11.78%) Cisco
24 188 (11.59%) Degree
24 188 (11.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 184 (11.34%) T-SQL
26 178 (10.97%) MS Exchange
27 177 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
28 176 (10.85%) VMware Infrastructure
29 173 (10.67%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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
1 178 (10.97%) MS Exchange
2 165 (10.17%) SharePoint
3 122 (7.52%) CMS
4 112 (6.91%) IIS
5 78 (4.81%) Skype for Business
6 54 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 44 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 42 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
9 33 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 32 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
11 30 (1.85%) JBoss
12 27 (1.66%) Apache
13 24 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
14 22 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
15 18 (1.11%) Tomcat
16 16 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
17 14 (0.86%) WebSphere
18 13 (0.80%) WebLogic
19 12 (0.74%) OpenStack
20 9 (0.55%) CloudStack
Applications
1 582 (35.88%) MS Excel
2 287 (17.69%) MS Office
3 92 (5.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 48 (2.96%) MS Visio
5 32 (1.97%) MS Project
6 6 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.18%) SPSS
8 3 (0.18%) Stata
9 2 (0.12%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.12%) HipChat
10 1 (0.062%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.062%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.062%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.062%) InDesign
10 1 (0.062%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.062%) Revit
Business Applications
1 92 (5.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.18%) Primavera
6 3 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.18%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.12%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.12%) Endur
7 2 (0.12%) HFM
7 2 (0.12%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 2 (0.12%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.12%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.12%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.062%) Eikon
8 1 (0.062%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.062%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 203 (12.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 107 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
3 96 (5.92%) Office 365
4 39 (2.40%) SaaS
5 29 (1.79%) PaaS
6 23 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (1.23%) IaaS
8 13 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.74%) Mimecast
10 11 (0.68%) Data Lake Analytics
11 8 (0.49%) GitHub
12 6 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 6 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
12 6 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (0.25%) Bluemix
13 4 (0.25%) IBM Cloud
14 3 (0.18%) Akamai
14 3 (0.18%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 152 (9.37%) Firewall
2 133 (8.20%) Internet
3 124 (7.64%) DNS
4 116 (7.15%) Intranet
5 109 (6.72%) DHCP
6 94 (5.80%) TCP/IP
7 92 (5.67%) SAN
8 80 (4.93%) VPN
9 73 (4.50%) LAN
10 70 (4.32%) WAN
11 49 (3.02%) VoIP
12 36 (2.22%) Skype
13 27 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
14 25 (1.54%) SMTP
14 25 (1.54%) SNMP
15 24 (1.48%) iSCSI
16 22 (1.36%) NAS
16 22 (1.36%) Wireless
17 19 (1.17%) Network Security
18 18 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 618 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 341 (21.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 218 (13.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 192 (11.84%) Data Warehouse
5 188 (11.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 144 (8.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 140 (8.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 114 (7.03%) Power BI
9 78 (4.81%) Relational Database
10 69 (4.25%) SQL Server 2012
11 51 (3.14%) Big Data
12 46 (2.84%) NoSQL
13 34 (2.10%) QlikView
14 33 (2.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 32 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
16 30 (1.85%) MySQL
17 29 (1.79%) Data Mining
18 25 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
19 24 (1.48%) RDBMS
20 23 (1.42%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 159 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 156 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 47 (2.90%) Git (software)
4 32 (1.97%) JIRA
5 29 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 24 (1.48%) TeamCity
7 20 (1.23%) Subversion
8 9 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (0.49%) Selenium
10 7 (0.43%) Bitbucket
10 7 (0.43%) NUnit
10 7 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
11 6 (0.37%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.31%) Travis CI
13 4 (0.25%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.25%) Maven
13 4 (0.25%) PowerDesigner
14 3 (0.18%) AppScan
14 3 (0.18%) JUnit
General
1 541 (33.35%) Finance
2 139 (8.57%) Legal
3 126 (7.77%) Banking
4 82 (5.06%) Law
5 60 (3.70%) Advertising
6 58 (3.58%) Retail
7 49 (3.02%) Marketing
8 32 (1.97%) Investment Banking
9 21 (1.29%) Telecoms
10 20 (1.23%) Back Office
11 15 (0.92%) Front Office
12 11 (0.68%) Games
13 10 (0.62%) Billing
14 9 (0.55%) Publishing
14 9 (0.55%) Turkish Language
15 5 (0.31%) German Language
15 5 (0.31%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.25%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.25%) French Language
16 4 (0.25%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 401 (24.72%) Developer
2 354 (21.82%) Analyst
3 197 (12.15%) .NET Developer
4 147 (9.06%) C# Developer
5 119 (7.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 107 (6.60%) Architect
7 92 (5.67%) Consultant
8 87 (5.36%) Support Engineer
9 84 (5.18%) Support Analyst
10 80 (4.93%) Senior Developer
11 79 (4.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 75 (4.62%) IT Support
13 69 (4.25%) Administrator
13 69 (4.25%) ASP.NET Developer
14 66 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 64 (3.95%) Business Analyst
16 63 (3.88%) Service Analyst
17 61 (3.76%) Project Manager
18 59 (3.64%) Junior
19 54 (3.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 409 (25.22%) .NET
2 222 (13.69%) ASP.NET
3 208 (12.82%) HTML
4 177 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 167 (10.30%) Web Services
6 161 (9.93%) .NET Framework
7 159 (9.80%) CSS
8 138 (8.51%) XML
9 130 (8.01%) Entity Framework
10 127 (7.83%) HTML5
11 120 (7.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 108 (6.66%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 105 (6.47%) CSS3
14 103 (6.35%) XSLT
15 82 (5.06%) AngularJS
16 77 (4.75%) ASP.NET Web API
17 72 (4.44%) jQuery
18 58 (3.58%) MDX
19 45 (2.77%) WCF
20 39 (2.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 173 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (6.60%) User Experience
3 83 (5.12%) Management Information System
4 82 (5.06%) Data Centre
5 60 (3.70%) Blackberry
6 58 (3.58%) Computer Science
7 45 (2.77%) Clustering
8 41 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
9 37 (2.28%) Public Cloud
10 32 (1.97%) Replication
11 28 (1.73%) Driving Licence
11 28 (1.73%) Fintech
11 28 (1.73%) Visualisation
12 22 (1.36%) PMI
13 21 (1.29%) PKI
14 17 (1.05%) iPhone
14 17 (1.05%) Reference Data
15 16 (0.99%) Client/Server
15 16 (0.99%) Data Integration
15 16 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 500 (30.83%) Windows
2 246 (15.17%) Windows Server
3 135 (8.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 132 (8.14%) Windows 7
5 129 (7.95%) Linux
6 117 (7.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 69 (4.25%) Windows 10
8 63 (3.88%) Unix
9 55 (3.39%) Windows 8
10 50 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 30 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (1.79%) Windows XP
13 26 (1.60%) Android
14 25 (1.54%) Solaris
15 20 (1.23%) Apple iOS
15 20 (1.23%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.55%) CentOS
17 7 (0.43%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.31%) Ubuntu
19 2 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (17.94%) ITIL
3 282 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 215 (13.26%) MVC
5 159 (9.80%) Project Management
6 145 (8.94%) SDLC
7 141 (8.69%) Change Management
8 130 (8.01%) Configuration Management
8 130 (8.01%) Web Development
9 127 (7.83%) CRM
10 123 (7.58%) OO
11 121 (7.46%) Release Management
12 120 (7.40%) Content Management
13 111 (6.84%) Test Scripting
14 108 (6.66%) OOD
15 100 (6.17%) UML
16 99 (6.10%) Web Accessibility
17 92 (5.67%) Dependency Injection
18 89 (5.49%) ETL
18 89 (5.49%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 526 (32.43%) SQL
2 322 (19.85%) C#
3 234 (14.43%) JavaScript
4 184 (11.34%) T-SQL
5 102 (6.29%) XPath
6 83 (5.12%) PowerShell
7 78 (4.81%) Java
8 39 (2.40%) VB
9 34 (2.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 30 (1.85%) Python
11 29 (1.79%) Shell Script
12 21 (1.29%) C
13 20 (1.23%) Bash Shell
13 20 (1.23%) VB.NET
13 20 (1.23%) VBA
14 19 (1.17%) PHP
15 15 (0.92%) Perl
16 14 (0.86%) Ruby
17 13 (0.80%) Scala
18 11 (0.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 188 (11.59%) Degree
2 152 (9.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 87 (5.36%) MCSE
4 45 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (2.34%) MCSA
6 33 (2.03%) CCNA
7 27 (1.66%) PMI Certification
8 23 (1.42%) MCP
9 22 (1.36%) CISA
9 22 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 21 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
11 19 (1.17%) PCI QSA
12 17 (1.05%) MCITP
13 16 (0.99%) MCTS
13 16 (0.99%) PMP
14 14 (0.86%) CISSP
14 14 (0.86%) ISEB
15 13 (0.80%) CCNP
16 12 (0.74%) EMC Certification
17 10 (0.62%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (8.57%) QA
2 74 (4.56%) SLA
3 53 (3.27%) Data Quality
4 38 (2.34%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.62%) ISO27005
8 7 (0.43%) COBIT
9 3 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.18%) EMIR
9 3 (0.18%) MiFID
9 3 (0.18%) P3O
10 1 (0.062%) GCP
10 1 (0.062%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.062%) SDET
System Software
1 294 (18.13%) Active Directory
2 176 (10.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (5.73%) Hyper-V
4 68 (4.19%) XenApp
5 54 (3.33%) vSphere
6 27 (1.66%) XenDesktop
7 23 (1.42%) XenServer
8 14 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
9 13 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (0.74%) Xen
11 10 (0.62%) Docker
12 9 (0.55%) VMware ESX
13 8 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (0.43%) vCloud
15 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
16 5 (0.31%) LXC
16 5 (0.31%) NFS
16 5 (0.31%) Varnish
16 5 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 77 (4.75%) SCCM
2 42 (2.59%) SCOM
3 37 (2.28%) Puppet
4 31 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (1.73%) Ansible
6 23 (1.42%) Backup Exec
7 22 (1.36%) WSUS
8 16 (0.99%) AirWatch
9 12 (0.74%) FortiGate
10 11 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
10 11 (0.68%) Salt
11 10 (0.62%) Cobbler
11 10 (0.62%) Nessus
11 10 (0.62%) NetBackup
11 10 (0.62%) Terraform
11 10 (0.62%) XenMobile
12 9 (0.55%) Tivoli
13 6 (0.37%) Casper Suite
13 6 (0.37%) Perfmon
14 4 (0.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 245 (15.10%) VMware
2 191 (11.78%) Cisco
3 169 (10.42%) Citrix
4 114 (7.03%) Oracle
5 108 (6.66%) EPiServer
6 91 (5.61%) HP
7 86 (5.30%) Tableau
8 59 (3.64%) Apple
9 48 (2.96%) Dell
10 42 (2.59%) IBM
11 40 (2.47%) NetApp
12 37 (2.28%) EMC
13 32 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
14 30 (1.85%) Red Hat
15 28 (1.73%) CheckPoint
15 28 (1.73%) iManage
16 27 (1.66%) Cognos
17 25 (1.54%) Palo Alto
17 25 (1.54%) SAP
18 23 (1.42%) Adobe
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 per annum + healthcare, gym membership, pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £30000 - £400000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £77000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mandara
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago