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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
London / City of London
Rank 7 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 823 1080 1807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.66% 15.80% 17.50%
As % of the Vendors category 38.14% 36.06% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 765 963 1596
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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
2158 2995 5014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.68% 43.81% 48.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1966 2645 4295
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,001 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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.

1 664 (39.69%) SQL Server
2 617 (36.88%) MS Excel
3 571 (34.13%) SQL
4 556 (33.23%) Finance
5 523 (31.26%) Windows
6 425 (25.40%) .NET
7 394 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
8 371 (22.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 324 (19.37%) Business Intelligence
10 321 (19.19%) C#
11 296 (17.69%) Active Directory
12 289 (17.27%) ITIL
13 288 (17.21%) MS Office
14 267 (15.96%) VMware
15 260 (15.54%) Windows Server
16 252 (15.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 238 (14.23%) T-SQL
17 238 (14.23%) Data Warehouse
18 230 (13.75%) JavaScript
19 225 (13.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 216 (12.91%) Degree
21 214 (12.79%) Microsoft Azure
22 212 (12.67%) ASP.NET
23 201 (12.01%) HTML
24 198 (11.84%) MVC
25 195 (11.66%) VMware Infrastructure
26 193 (11.54%) MS Exchange
27 189 (11.30%) Cisco
28 188 (11.24%) Project Management
29 180 (10.76%) Citrix

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
1 193 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 167 (9.98%) SharePoint
3 124 (7.41%) IIS
4 111 (6.63%) CMS
5 93 (5.56%) EPiServer
6 81 (4.84%) Skype for Business
7 62 (3.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 49 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 45 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
10 33 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
11 30 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 30 (1.79%) JBoss
12 29 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2003
13 27 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
14 26 (1.55%) Apache
15 18 (1.08%) Tomcat
16 16 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
17 14 (0.84%) Confluence
18 13 (0.78%) WebSphere
19 12 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 617 (36.88%) MS Excel
2 288 (17.21%) MS Office
3 104 (6.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 52 (3.11%) MS Visio
5 35 (2.09%) MS Project
6 5 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.24%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.12%) HipChat
8 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.12%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 2 (0.12%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.12%) SPSS
8 2 (0.12%) Vectorworks
9 1 (0.060%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.060%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.060%) InDesign
9 1 (0.060%) Revit
9 1 (0.060%) Stata
Business Applications
1 93 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.48%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.36%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.36%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.18%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.12%) CA PPM
8 2 (0.12%) HFM
8 2 (0.12%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 2 (0.12%) OpenText MBPM
8 2 (0.12%) Primavera
9 1 (0.060%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.060%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.060%) RMDS
9 1 (0.060%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.060%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 214 (12.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 109 (6.52%) Office 365
3 105 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (2.27%) SaaS
5 27 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (1.55%) PaaS
7 20 (1.20%) IaaS
8 12 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.66%) Data Lake Analytics
10 10 (0.60%) GitHub
11 9 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 9 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (0.42%) Mimecast
13 6 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
13 6 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (0.30%) G Suite
15 4 (0.24%) Bluemix
15 4 (0.24%) Google App Engine
15 4 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
16 3 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 160 (9.56%) Firewall
2 137 (8.19%) DNS
3 122 (7.29%) Internet
4 121 (7.23%) DHCP
5 103 (6.16%) TCP/IP
6 101 (6.04%) SAN
7 100 (5.98%) Intranet
8 77 (4.60%) LAN
9 75 (4.48%) WAN
10 72 (4.30%) VPN
11 48 (2.87%) VoIP
12 33 (1.97%) Skype
13 31 (1.85%) SMTP
14 29 (1.73%) SNMP
15 27 (1.61%) Wireless
16 26 (1.55%) iSCSI
17 25 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
18 23 (1.37%) NAS
19 21 (1.26%) Telnet
20 15 (0.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 664 (39.69%) SQL Server
2 371 (22.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 252 (15.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 238 (14.23%) Data Warehouse
5 225 (13.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 152 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 131 (7.83%) Power BI
8 127 (7.59%) SQL Server 2014
9 80 (4.78%) Relational Database
10 68 (4.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 58 (3.47%) Big Data
12 44 (2.63%) NoSQL
13 37 (2.21%) QlikView
14 33 (1.97%) MySQL
15 31 (1.85%) Data Mining
16 30 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 27 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
17 27 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
18 25 (1.49%) OLAP
19 23 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 157 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 145 (8.67%) Visual Studio
3 45 (2.69%) JIRA
4 41 (2.45%) Git (software)
5 32 (1.91%) Jenkins
6 26 (1.55%) TeamCity
7 24 (1.43%) Subversion
8 13 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (0.60%) Selenium
9 10 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 9 (0.54%) NUnit
11 8 (0.48%) Bitbucket
11 8 (0.48%) Travis CI
12 7 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (0.42%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.36%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.36%) PowerDesigner
14 5 (0.30%) Burp Suite
15 4 (0.24%) Maven
15 4 (0.24%) Toad
General
1 556 (33.23%) Finance
2 131 (7.83%) Banking
3 120 (7.17%) Legal
4 64 (3.83%) Retail
5 63 (3.77%) Law
6 56 (3.35%) Marketing
7 54 (3.23%) Advertising
8 28 (1.67%) Investment Banking
9 24 (1.43%) Back Office
9 24 (1.43%) Telecoms
10 16 (0.96%) Front Office
11 10 (0.60%) Games
12 8 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.42%) Billing
13 7 (0.42%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.36%) German Language
14 6 (0.36%) Publishing
14 6 (0.36%) Turkish Language
15 4 (0.24%) French Language
15 4 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 427 (25.52%) Developer
2 354 (21.16%) Analyst
3 178 (10.64%) .NET Developer
4 135 (8.07%) C# Developer
5 117 (6.99%) Architect
6 110 (6.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 109 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 94 (5.62%) Support Engineer
9 83 (4.96%) Consultant
10 79 (4.72%) Senior Developer
11 78 (4.66%) IT Support
12 76 (4.54%) Support Analyst
13 69 (4.12%) SQL Developer
14 66 (3.95%) Business Analyst
14 66 (3.95%) Junior
15 61 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 61 (3.65%) SSAS Developer
16 60 (3.59%) ASP.NET Developer
17 59 (3.53%) Administrator
17 59 (3.53%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 425 (25.40%) .NET
2 212 (12.67%) ASP.NET
3 201 (12.01%) HTML
4 162 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 155 (9.26%) .NET Framework
6 154 (9.21%) CSS
7 148 (8.85%) Web Services
8 120 (7.17%) XML
9 117 (6.99%) Entity Framework
10 114 (6.81%) HTML5
11 113 (6.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 93 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 91 (5.44%) XSLT
14 90 (5.38%) CSS3
15 75 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web API
16 73 (4.36%) AngularJS
17 66 (3.95%) jQuery
18 61 (3.65%) MDX
19 48 (2.87%) WCF
20 40 (2.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 170 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (5.68%) User Experience
3 88 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 81 (4.84%) Data Centre
5 69 (4.12%) Computer Science
6 63 (3.77%) Blackberry
7 48 (2.87%) Clustering
8 41 (2.45%) Public Cloud
9 34 (2.03%) Driving Licence
10 32 (1.91%) Video Conferencing
11 28 (1.67%) Fintech
12 26 (1.55%) PKI
13 23 (1.37%) Replication
14 20 (1.20%) PMI
15 19 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
16 18 (1.08%) iPhone
17 17 (1.02%) Client/Server
18 16 (0.96%) Data Structures
18 16 (0.96%) Hedge funds
19 14 (0.84%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 523 (31.26%) Windows
2 260 (15.54%) Windows Server
3 144 (8.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 131 (7.83%) Windows 7
5 128 (7.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 122 (7.29%) Linux
7 73 (4.36%) Windows 10
8 63 (3.77%) Windows 8
9 49 (2.93%) Unix
10 40 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 26 (1.55%) Android
13 23 (1.37%) Windows XP
14 17 (1.02%) Apple iOS
15 16 (0.96%) Mac OS X
16 15 (0.90%) Solaris
17 9 (0.54%) CentOS
17 9 (0.54%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.36%) Ubuntu
19 3 (0.18%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
2 324 (19.37%) Business Intelligence
3 289 (17.27%) ITIL
4 198 (11.84%) MVC
5 188 (11.24%) Project Management
6 146 (8.73%) SDLC
7 139 (8.31%) Change Management
8 137 (8.19%) Configuration Management
9 131 (7.83%) CRM
10 114 (6.81%) Web Development
11 110 (6.58%) OO
11 110 (6.58%) Release Management
12 106 (6.34%) Content Management
12 106 (6.34%) Test Scripting
13 99 (5.92%) ETL
14 98 (5.86%) Scrum
15 93 (5.56%) OOD
16 86 (5.14%) PRINCE2
16 86 (5.14%) UML
17 85 (5.08%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 571 (34.13%) SQL
2 321 (19.19%) C#
3 238 (14.23%) T-SQL
4 230 (13.75%) JavaScript
5 90 (5.38%) Java
5 90 (5.38%) PowerShell
6 89 (5.32%) XPath
7 38 (2.27%) VB
8 33 (1.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 29 (1.73%) Python
10 23 (1.37%) C
10 23 (1.37%) VB.NET
11 22 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 18 (1.08%) Bash Shell
12 18 (1.08%) VBA
13 17 (1.02%) PHP
14 16 (0.96%) Perl
15 15 (0.90%) TypeScript
16 13 (0.78%) Scala
17 12 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 216 (12.91%) Degree
2 170 (10.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 93 (5.56%) MCSE
4 54 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (2.51%) MCSA
6 36 (2.15%) CCNA
7 28 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
8 26 (1.55%) CISA
8 26 (1.55%) MCP
8 26 (1.55%) PMI Certification
9 22 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 19 (1.14%) CCNP
11 18 (1.08%) CISSP
11 18 (1.08%) ISEB
11 18 (1.08%) PMP
12 17 (1.02%) PCI QSA
13 15 (0.90%) MCITP
13 15 (0.90%) MCTS
14 14 (0.84%) CISM
15 12 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (8.01%) QA
2 62 (3.71%) SLA
3 46 (2.75%) Data Quality
4 36 (2.15%) PMO
5 35 (2.09%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.36%) ISO27005
9 5 (0.30%) COBIT
10 3 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.18%) P3O
11 2 (0.12%) EMIR
11 2 (0.12%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.060%) GCP
12 1 (0.060%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.060%) SDET
System Software
1 296 (17.69%) Active Directory
2 195 (11.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (6.69%) Hyper-V
4 71 (4.24%) XenApp
5 52 (3.11%) vSphere
6 26 (1.55%) XenDesktop
7 22 (1.32%) XenServer
8 15 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
8 15 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (0.78%) Docker
10 12 (0.72%) Xen
11 10 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (0.60%) VMware ESX
12 8 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
14 5 (0.30%) LXC
14 5 (0.30%) NFS
14 5 (0.30%) Varnish
14 5 (0.30%) vCloud
15 3 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 76 (4.54%) SCCM
2 50 (2.99%) SCOM
3 41 (2.45%) Puppet
4 33 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (1.79%) Ansible
6 24 (1.43%) Backup Exec
6 24 (1.43%) WSUS
7 16 (0.96%) AirWatch
8 11 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
8 11 (0.66%) Nessus
9 10 (0.60%) Salt
9 10 (0.60%) Terraform
9 10 (0.60%) XenMobile
10 9 (0.54%) Cobbler
11 8 (0.48%) FortiGate
11 8 (0.48%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
13 5 (0.30%) NetBackup
14 4 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
14 4 (0.24%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 267 (15.96%) VMware
2 189 (11.30%) Cisco
3 180 (10.76%) Citrix
4 121 (7.23%) Oracle
5 98 (5.86%) Tableau
6 90 (5.38%) HP
7 67 (4.00%) Apple
8 58 (3.47%) NetApp
9 53 (3.17%) Dell
10 39 (2.33%) EMC
10 39 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
11 37 (2.21%) IBM
12 30 (1.79%) Red Hat
13 29 (1.73%) Cognos
14 28 (1.67%) SAP
15 27 (1.61%) CheckPoint
16 24 (1.43%) Adobe
17 23 (1.37%) Google
17 23 (1.37%) Palo Alto
18 21 (1.26%) iManage
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Package
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per month + Excellent Benefits
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Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits
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City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Potential Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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The Running Bug
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £77000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
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TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Omni RMS
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Source Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + life insurance, health insurance
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I3
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + bens
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Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Private healthcare and other benefits
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