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 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 835 1169 1805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.04% 13.70% 15.81%
As % of the Vendors category 34.12% 30.00% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 754 1046 1543
Median salary £52,000 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £75,000 £70,900
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
2447 3897 5318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.13% 45.66% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2183 3330 4396
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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.

1 658 (37.64%) Windows
2 640 (36.61%) MS Excel
3 624 (35.70%) SQL Server
4 622 (35.58%) Finance
5 565 (32.32%) SQL
6 417 (23.86%) .NET
7 412 (23.57%) Active Directory
8 342 (19.57%) MS Office
9 335 (19.16%) ITIL
10 322 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
11 312 (17.85%) C#
12 309 (17.68%) Windows Server
13 288 (16.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 283 (16.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 265 (15.16%) VMware
16 245 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
17 229 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
18 222 (12.70%) Degree
19 220 (12.59%) ASP.NET
20 206 (11.78%) SharePoint
21 204 (11.67%) JavaScript
22 203 (11.61%) MVC
23 197 (11.27%) Cisco
24 195 (11.16%) Citrix
25 187 (10.70%) Linux
26 186 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
27 184 (10.53%) T-SQL
27 184 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
28 181 (10.35%) Microsoft Certification
29 176 (10.07%) MS Exchange

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
1 206 (11.78%) SharePoint
2 176 (10.07%) MS Exchange
3 149 (8.52%) IIS
4 81 (4.63%) CMS
5 73 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 63 (3.60%) Skype for Business
7 58 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 50 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
9 40 (2.29%) Apache
10 35 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 34 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 33 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
13 30 (1.72%) JBoss
14 27 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
15 22 (1.26%) Tomcat
16 21 (1.20%) WebSphere
17 13 (0.74%) OpenStack
17 13 (0.74%) WebLogic
18 11 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
19 10 (0.57%) CloudStack
Applications
1 640 (36.61%) MS Excel
2 342 (19.57%) MS Office
3 109 (6.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 49 (2.80%) MS Visio
5 34 (1.95%) MS Project
6 8 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.23%) SPSS
7 4 (0.23%) Stata
8 3 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.057%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.057%) HipChat
10 1 (0.057%) InDesign
10 1 (0.057%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.057%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 89 (5.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.51%) Eikon
5 8 (0.46%) Adobe Campaign
6 6 (0.34%) Eloqua
6 6 (0.34%) thinkFolio
7 4 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.17%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.17%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 3 (0.17%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.11%) Endur
9 2 (0.11%) Magento
9 2 (0.11%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.11%) SunGard GMI
10 1 (0.057%) Hyperion Planning
10 1 (0.057%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.057%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 168 (9.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 110 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
3 109 (6.24%) Office 365
4 59 (3.38%) SaaS
5 33 (1.89%) PaaS
6 30 (1.72%) IaaS
7 18 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
9 12 (0.69%) Mimecast
10 11 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 7 (0.40%) Data Lake Analytics
13 6 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
13 6 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.34%) Dropbox
13 6 (0.34%) OneDrive
13 6 (0.34%) Responsys
14 4 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.23%) GitHub
15 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 146 (8.35%) Firewall
2 140 (8.01%) DNS
3 97 (5.55%) VPN
4 93 (5.32%) LAN
5 85 (4.86%) DHCP
5 85 (4.86%) WAN
6 79 (4.52%) TCP/IP
7 77 (4.41%) SAN
8 71 (4.06%) Internet
9 66 (3.78%) Intranet
10 45 (2.57%) VoIP
11 42 (2.40%) Skype
12 32 (1.83%) MPLS
13 30 (1.72%) HTTP
13 30 (1.72%) VLAN
14 29 (1.66%) Wireless
15 26 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
16 25 (1.43%) IP Telephony
16 25 (1.43%) NetScaler
17 24 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 624 (35.70%) SQL Server
2 288 (16.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 283 (16.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 184 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 155 (8.87%) Data Warehouse
6 154 (8.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 101 (5.78%) Relational Database
8 93 (5.32%) SQL Server 2014
9 91 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 66 (3.78%) Power BI
11 48 (2.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 47 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 42 (2.40%) Big Data
13 42 (2.40%) MS Access
13 42 (2.40%) RDBMS
14 37 (2.12%) QlikView
15 33 (1.89%) MongoDB
15 33 (1.89%) NoSQL
16 32 (1.83%) PowerPivot
17 29 (1.66%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 98 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 97 (5.55%) Visual Studio
3 39 (2.23%) Git (software)
4 32 (1.83%) JIRA
5 31 (1.77%) TeamCity
6 28 (1.60%) Jenkins
7 25 (1.43%) Subversion
8 16 (0.92%) Selenium
8 16 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 15 (0.86%) NUnit
10 12 (0.69%) WebDriver
11 9 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (0.51%) SpecFlow
12 7 (0.40%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.34%) Fiddler
13 6 (0.34%) JBehave
13 6 (0.34%) MSBuild
13 6 (0.34%) NCrunch
13 6 (0.34%) SoapUI
14 5 (0.29%) Eclipse
General
1 622 (35.58%) Finance
2 151 (8.64%) Legal
3 139 (7.95%) Banking
4 119 (6.81%) Law
5 66 (3.78%) Advertising
6 61 (3.49%) Marketing
7 49 (2.80%) Retail
8 39 (2.23%) Investment Banking
9 34 (1.95%) Telecoms
10 32 (1.83%) Back Office
11 28 (1.60%) Front Office
12 27 (1.54%) Billing
13 15 (0.86%) Publishing
14 9 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.51%) French Language
14 9 (0.51%) German Language
14 9 (0.51%) Japanese Language
15 7 (0.40%) Games
16 5 (0.29%) International Banking
17 4 (0.23%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 435 (24.89%) Analyst
2 372 (21.28%) Developer
3 160 (9.15%) Support Analyst
4 151 (8.64%) .NET Developer
5 103 (5.89%) Architect
5 103 (5.89%) C# Developer
6 102 (5.84%) Administrator
7 94 (5.38%) Support Engineer
8 89 (5.09%) Consultant
9 88 (5.03%) DBA
10 82 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 79 (4.52%) IT Support
12 76 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 75 (4.29%) SQL DBA
14 74 (4.23%) Applications Support
15 72 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 72 (4.12%) IT Analyst
16 69 (3.95%) Service Analyst
17 63 (3.60%) Senior Developer
18 58 (3.32%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 417 (23.86%) .NET
2 220 (12.59%) ASP.NET
3 173 (9.90%) HTML
4 167 (9.55%) Web Services
5 125 (7.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 121 (6.92%) XML
7 112 (6.41%) .NET Framework
8 107 (6.12%) CSS
9 87 (4.98%) jQuery
10 82 (4.69%) HTML5
11 75 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 75 (4.29%) Entity Framework
12 74 (4.23%) MDX
13 73 (4.18%) AngularJS
14 70 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 62 (3.55%) CSS3
16 53 (3.03%) XSLT
17 51 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 44 (2.52%) WCF
19 38 (2.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 229 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (5.61%) Management Information System
3 91 (5.21%) Computer Science
4 83 (4.75%) Data Centre
5 64 (3.66%) User Experience
6 58 (3.32%) Blackberry
6 58 (3.32%) Replication
7 50 (2.86%) Clustering
8 41 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
9 40 (2.29%) Visualisation
10 35 (2.00%) Smartphone
11 34 (1.95%) iPhone
11 34 (1.95%) Mathematics
12 30 (1.72%) IVR
13 27 (1.54%) Client/Server
14 25 (1.43%) Public Cloud
15 24 (1.37%) PMI
16 23 (1.32%) Data Integration
16 23 (1.32%) Fintech
17 20 (1.14%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 658 (37.64%) Windows
2 309 (17.68%) Windows Server
3 187 (10.70%) Linux
4 156 (8.92%) Windows 7
5 147 (8.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 133 (7.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 107 (6.12%) Unix
8 56 (3.20%) Windows 10
8 56 (3.20%) Windows 8
9 50 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 41 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 38 (2.17%) Android
12 33 (1.89%) Solaris
13 30 (1.72%) Mac OS X
14 21 (1.20%) Apple iOS
15 18 (1.03%) Windows XP
16 10 (0.57%) Windows Vista
17 8 (0.46%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.34%) Ubuntu
19 5 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (19.16%) ITIL
2 322 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 245 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
4 203 (11.61%) MVC
5 144 (8.24%) Project Management
6 126 (7.21%) CRM
6 126 (7.21%) SDLC
7 106 (6.06%) PRINCE2
8 96 (5.49%) Change Management
9 93 (5.32%) Analytics
9 93 (5.32%) OO
10 92 (5.26%) ETL
11 90 (5.15%) Scrum
12 87 (4.98%) Mentoring
13 85 (4.86%) Web Development
14 84 (4.81%) Service Delivery
15 82 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
16 81 (4.63%) Data Analysis
17 76 (4.35%) Migration
17 76 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 565 (32.32%) SQL
2 312 (17.85%) C#
3 204 (11.67%) JavaScript
4 184 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 134 (7.67%) PowerShell
6 87 (4.98%) Java
7 78 (4.46%) VB
8 58 (3.32%) VBA
9 52 (2.97%) XPath
10 49 (2.80%) Python
11 40 (2.29%) Shell Script
12 36 (2.06%) Bash Shell
13 32 (1.83%) Ruby
14 28 (1.60%) C
15 26 (1.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 24 (1.37%) VB.NET
17 22 (1.26%) PHP
18 20 (1.14%) Perl
19 18 (1.03%) VBScript
20 14 (0.80%) C++
Qualifications
1 222 (12.70%) Degree
2 181 (10.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 120 (6.86%) MCSE
4 64 (3.66%) MCP
5 55 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (2.69%) MCSA
7 45 (2.57%) CCNA
8 38 (2.17%) MCITP
8 38 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 34 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
10 29 (1.66%) MCTS
11 26 (1.49%) PMI Certification
12 25 (1.43%) CCA
13 24 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
14 21 (1.20%) CISA
14 21 (1.20%) PCI QSA
15 20 (1.14%) EMC Certification
16 13 (0.74%) CCNP
16 13 (0.74%) CISSP
16 13 (0.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (6.69%) QA
2 85 (4.86%) SLA
3 62 (3.55%) Data Quality
4 46 (2.63%) PCI DSS
5 18 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.57%) COBIT
8 9 (0.51%) ISO27005
9 4 (0.23%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.17%) EMIR
10 3 (0.17%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.17%) MiFID
11 2 (0.11%) SDET
12 1 (0.057%) GAMP
12 1 (0.057%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.057%) P3O
12 1 (0.057%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 412 (23.57%) Active Directory
2 186 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 74 (4.23%) XenApp
5 58 (3.32%) vSphere
6 40 (2.29%) XenDesktop
7 16 (0.92%) VMware ESX
8 14 (0.80%) XenServer
9 13 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
9 13 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (0.63%) Xen
11 10 (0.57%) NFS
11 10 (0.57%) Terminal Services
11 10 (0.57%) vCloud
11 10 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
12 9 (0.51%) Docker
12 9 (0.51%) VMware Server
13 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 105 (6.01%) SCCM
2 51 (2.92%) SCOM
3 34 (1.95%) Puppet
4 28 (1.60%) WSUS
5 23 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (1.20%) AirWatch
6 21 (1.20%) NetBackup
7 17 (0.97%) Backup Exec
8 15 (0.86%) Ansible
9 14 (0.80%) Nagios
9 14 (0.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 12 (0.69%) Cobbler
11 10 (0.57%) Casper Suite
11 10 (0.57%) Nessus
11 10 (0.57%) Salt
11 10 (0.57%) Terraform
11 10 (0.57%) Tivoli
12 9 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
12 9 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
12 9 (0.51%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 265 (15.16%) VMware
2 197 (11.27%) Cisco
3 195 (11.16%) Citrix
4 135 (7.72%) Oracle
5 82 (4.69%) HP
6 72 (4.12%) Tableau
7 55 (3.15%) EPiServer
8 49 (2.80%) IBM
9 48 (2.75%) Apple
10 42 (2.40%) Bloomberg
10 42 (2.40%) EMC
10 42 (2.40%) Red Hat
11 39 (2.23%) SAP
12 37 (2.12%) Symantec
13 36 (2.06%) Reuters
14 34 (1.95%) CheckPoint
15 33 (1.89%) Dell
16 32 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
17 27 (1.54%) Mitel
18 25 (1.43%) iManage
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65 000 - £75 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 + package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum 6 mthly pay reviews for first 18 mth
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Page International
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus up to 25% + healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £200 daily
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits;
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Brand new offices + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago