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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 911 1302 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.35% 12.60% 14.47%
As % of the Vendors category 35.98% 29.60% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 818 1150 1641
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2532 4399 5970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.87% 42.56% 46.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2256 3780 5149
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,980 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +4.95%

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 29 June 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in the City of London

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 772 (39.88%) MS Excel
2 735 (37.96%) Finance
3 709 (36.62%) Windows
4 691 (35.69%) SQL Server
5 642 (33.16%) SQL
6 462 (23.86%) Active Directory
7 460 (23.76%) .NET
8 441 (22.78%) MS Office
9 376 (19.42%) ITIL
10 362 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
11 351 (18.13%) C#
12 345 (17.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 316 (16.32%) VMware
14 307 (15.86%) Windows Server
15 306 (15.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 295 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
17 275 (14.20%) Business Intelligence
18 260 (13.43%) Degree
19 230 (11.88%) SharePoint
20 220 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 215 (11.11%) ASP.NET
22 214 (11.05%) Citrix
23 213 (11.00%) Microsoft Certification
23 213 (11.00%) JavaScript
24 212 (10.95%) T-SQL
25 204 (10.54%) Cisco
26 200 (10.33%) Linux
26 200 (10.33%) MS Exchange
27 198 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
27 198 (10.23%) SQL Server 2008

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
1 230 (11.88%) SharePoint
2 200 (10.33%) MS Exchange
3 175 (9.04%) IIS
4 84 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 66 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 65 (3.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 63 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 59 (3.05%) CMS
9 56 (2.89%) Skype for Business
10 38 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
11 37 (1.91%) Apache
12 34 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 31 (1.60%) Tomcat
13 31 (1.60%) WebSphere
14 26 (1.34%) JBoss
15 25 (1.29%) WebLogic
16 19 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
17 17 (0.88%) OpenStack
18 16 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
19 14 (0.72%) CloudStack
Applications
1 772 (39.88%) MS Excel
2 441 (22.78%) MS Office
3 118 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 63 (3.25%) MS Project
5 56 (2.89%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.31%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.10%) SPSS
9 1 (0.052%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.052%) HipChat
9 1 (0.052%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 101 (5.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (2.01%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.41%) thinkFolio
5 7 (0.36%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 6 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
6 6 (0.31%) Eikon
6 6 (0.31%) Eloqua
7 5 (0.26%) Markit EDM
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.26%) SAP Business One
8 4 (0.21%) Magento
8 4 (0.21%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.15%) Primavera
9 3 (0.15%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.10%) LatentZero
10 2 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.10%) SunGard GMI
11 1 (0.052%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 126 (6.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 104 (5.37%) Office 365
3 97 (5.01%) Amazon AWS
4 73 (3.77%) SaaS
5 33 (1.70%) IaaS
6 30 (1.55%) PaaS
7 17 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
8 13 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.52%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.31%) OneDrive
10 6 (0.31%) Responsys
11 5 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.26%) Dropbox
12 4 (0.21%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.15%) SoftLayer
14 2 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.10%) GitHub
15 1 (0.052%) Google Apps
15 1 (0.052%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 164 (8.47%) DNS
2 144 (7.44%) Firewall
3 100 (5.17%) LAN
4 90 (4.65%) WAN
5 89 (4.60%) DHCP
6 87 (4.49%) TCP/IP
7 85 (4.39%) SAN
8 81 (4.18%) VPN
9 68 (3.51%) Internet
10 63 (3.25%) Intranet
11 51 (2.63%) VoIP
12 35 (1.81%) Skype
13 34 (1.76%) IP Telephony
13 34 (1.76%) MPLS
14 33 (1.70%) HTTP
15 29 (1.50%) NetScaler
16 28 (1.45%) NAS
17 26 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
18 25 (1.29%) Unified Communications
19 24 (1.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 691 (35.69%) SQL Server
2 345 (17.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 306 (15.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 220 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 198 (10.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 161 (8.32%) Data Warehouse
7 129 (6.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 104 (5.37%) Relational Database
9 68 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
10 65 (3.36%) Big Data
11 51 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 49 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
13 47 (2.43%) Hadoop
14 46 (2.38%) QlikView
14 46 (2.38%) RDBMS
15 40 (2.07%) Power BI
16 39 (2.01%) OLAP
17 37 (1.91%) MS Access
18 31 (1.60%) MySQL
19 30 (1.55%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 105 (5.42%) Visual Studio
2 90 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (2.58%) Jenkins
4 37 (1.91%) Git (software)
4 37 (1.91%) JIRA
5 35 (1.81%) Subversion
5 35 (1.81%) TeamCity
6 34 (1.76%) NUnit
7 30 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 18 (0.93%) Selenium
9 15 (0.77%) SpecFlow
10 14 (0.72%) Eclipse
11 13 (0.67%) MSBuild
12 11 (0.57%) Cucumber
12 11 (0.57%) JBehave
13 10 (0.52%) Fiddler
13 10 (0.52%) NCrunch
13 10 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
13 10 (0.52%) SoapUI
14 9 (0.46%) MSTest
General
1 735 (37.96%) Finance
2 197 (10.18%) Banking
3 134 (6.92%) Legal
4 131 (6.77%) Law
5 109 (5.63%) Marketing
6 77 (3.98%) Advertising
7 68 (3.51%) Retail
8 59 (3.05%) Telecoms
9 47 (2.43%) Front Office
10 45 (2.32%) Back Office
11 40 (2.07%) Investment Banking
12 27 (1.39%) Financial Institution
13 20 (1.03%) Publishing
14 19 (0.98%) Billing
15 14 (0.72%) Manufacturing
16 11 (0.57%) German Language
17 9 (0.46%) Japanese Language
18 8 (0.41%) International Banking
18 8 (0.41%) Local Government
19 7 (0.36%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 498 (25.72%) Analyst
2 450 (23.24%) Developer
3 185 (9.56%) Support Analyst
4 124 (6.40%) .NET Developer
5 113 (5.84%) C# Developer
6 104 (5.37%) Architect
7 98 (5.06%) SQL Developer
8 97 (5.01%) Support Engineer
9 92 (4.75%) Administrator
9 92 (4.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 92 (4.75%) Senior Developer
10 88 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
11 86 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 82 (4.24%) Consultant
13 78 (4.03%) Service Analyst
14 75 (3.87%) DBA
15 74 (3.82%) Applications Support
16 72 (3.72%) Project Manager
17 70 (3.62%) IT Support
17 70 (3.62%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 460 (23.76%) .NET
2 215 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 146 (7.54%) HTML
4 138 (7.13%) Web Services
5 115 (5.94%) jQuery
6 105 (5.42%) XML
7 100 (5.17%) CSS
8 97 (5.01%) .NET Framework
9 82 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 82 (4.24%) MDX
10 60 (3.10%) Entity Framework
11 56 (2.89%) HTML5
12 55 (2.84%) WCF
13 54 (2.79%) Ajax
14 52 (2.69%) ASP.NET Web API
15 45 (2.32%) LINQ
16 42 (2.17%) AngularJS
17 41 (2.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 39 (2.01%) SOAP
19 35 (1.81%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 295 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (5.42%) Management Information System
3 98 (5.06%) Computer Science
4 88 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 85 (4.39%) Data Centre
6 67 (3.46%) Replication
7 62 (3.20%) Clustering
8 59 (3.05%) Mathematics
9 52 (2.69%) User Experience
10 39 (2.01%) Visualisation
11 38 (1.96%) Fintech
12 36 (1.86%) Client/Server
13 32 (1.65%) iPhone
14 31 (1.60%) SWIFT
15 29 (1.50%) Hedge funds
16 27 (1.39%) Smartphone
17 26 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
18 25 (1.29%) Data Integration
19 24 (1.24%) Reinsurance
19 24 (1.24%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 709 (36.62%) Windows
2 307 (15.86%) Windows Server
3 200 (10.33%) Linux
4 185 (9.56%) Windows 7
5 156 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 151 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 120 (6.20%) Unix
8 64 (3.31%) Windows 8
9 49 (2.53%) Windows 10
10 45 (2.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 43 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 37 (1.91%) Android
13 18 (0.93%) Windows XP
14 13 (0.67%) Solaris
15 12 (0.62%) Mac OS X
15 12 (0.62%) Ubuntu
16 9 (0.46%) Apple iOS
17 7 (0.36%) CentOS
17 7 (0.36%) Windows Vista
18 5 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (19.42%) ITIL
2 362 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
3 275 (14.20%) Business Intelligence
4 190 (9.81%) MVC
5 167 (8.63%) Project Management
6 146 (7.54%) CRM
7 140 (7.23%) ETL
7 140 (7.23%) SDLC
8 128 (6.61%) PRINCE2
9 118 (6.10%) Data Analysis
10 110 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 107 (5.53%) Change Management
12 90 (4.65%) Analytics
12 90 (4.65%) Data Modelling
13 88 (4.55%) Migration
14 87 (4.49%) Service Management
15 86 (4.44%) Service Delivery
16 82 (4.24%) Scrum
17 81 (4.18%) Mentoring
18 80 (4.13%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 642 (33.16%) SQL
2 351 (18.13%) C#
3 213 (11.00%) JavaScript
4 212 (10.95%) T-SQL
5 151 (7.80%) PowerShell
6 102 (5.27%) Java
7 82 (4.24%) VB
8 68 (3.51%) Python
9 63 (3.25%) VBA
10 48 (2.48%) C
11 45 (2.32%) Ruby
12 39 (2.01%) Bash Shell
13 36 (1.86%) Shell Script
14 27 (1.39%) XPath
15 24 (1.24%) VB.NET
16 22 (1.14%) Perl
17 19 (0.98%) PHP
18 18 (0.93%) C++
18 18 (0.93%) VBScript
19 13 (0.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 260 (13.43%) Degree
2 213 (11.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 121 (6.25%) MCSE
4 73 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
5 68 (3.51%) MCP
6 62 (3.20%) MCSA
7 54 (2.79%) MCITP
8 52 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 51 (2.63%) CCNA
10 36 (1.86%) Citrix Certification
11 34 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
12 33 (1.70%) CCA
13 30 (1.55%) MCTS
14 28 (1.45%) CCNP
15 27 (1.39%) CISA
16 24 (1.24%) PCI QSA
16 24 (1.24%) PMI Certification
17 22 (1.14%) ISEB
17 22 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 19 (0.98%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (5.37%) QA
2 94 (4.86%) SLA
3 37 (1.91%) Data Quality
4 19 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (0.98%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.93%) Solvency II
6 8 (0.41%) COBIT
6 8 (0.41%) SDET
7 6 (0.31%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.15%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.15%) ISO19770
9 3 (0.15%) ISO22301
9 3 (0.15%) P3O
10 2 (0.10%) EMIR
10 2 (0.10%) MiFID
11 1 (0.052%) GAMP
11 1 (0.052%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 462 (23.86%) Active Directory
2 198 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (4.65%) Hyper-V
4 88 (4.55%) XenApp
5 71 (3.67%) vSphere
6 50 (2.58%) XenDesktop
7 29 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
8 23 (1.19%) XenServer
9 22 (1.14%) VMware ESX
10 19 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
11 17 (0.88%) NFS
11 17 (0.88%) Xen
12 14 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
13 13 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
14 10 (0.52%) Terminal Services
14 10 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
15 9 (0.46%) Docker
15 9 (0.46%) vCloud
16 8 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
17 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 134 (6.92%) SCCM
2 70 (3.62%) SCOM
3 50 (2.58%) Puppet
4 40 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (1.14%) Ansible
6 21 (1.08%) WSUS
7 20 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 19 (0.98%) Tivoli
9 17 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
9 17 (0.88%) Nagios
10 16 (0.83%) Backup Exec
10 16 (0.83%) Cobbler
11 14 (0.72%) Salt
11 14 (0.72%) Terraform
12 12 (0.62%) AirWatch
12 12 (0.62%) NetBackup
13 10 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 10 (0.52%) SCOrch
14 9 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
15 8 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 316 (16.32%) VMware
2 214 (11.05%) Citrix
3 204 (10.54%) Cisco
4 144 (7.44%) Oracle
5 82 (4.24%) HP
6 68 (3.51%) Tableau
7 57 (2.94%) Bloomberg
8 54 (2.79%) SAP
9 48 (2.48%) Red Hat
10 42 (2.17%) IBM
10 42 (2.17%) Reuters
11 40 (2.07%) Symantec
12 39 (2.01%) EMC
13 38 (1.96%) EPiServer
14 34 (1.76%) Dell
14 34 (1.76%) NetApp
15 27 (1.39%) iManage
15 27 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
16 22 (1.14%) 3PAR
16 22 (1.14%) F5
City, London
Ebury
Salary: £37000.00 - £39073.00 per annum + benefits & 35 days holiday
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000- £95,000 (flexible for the right candidate and has an extremel
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 + package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Overtime/Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 35000 - 40000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + £3.5k on call + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago