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 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 871 1408 1793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.25% 14.02% 14.19%
As % of the Vendors category 33.55% 30.78% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 786 1238 1617
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 £30,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
2596 4574 5829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.50% 45.55% 46.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2307 3904 5069
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,550 £80,000 £75,000
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 25 May 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 25 May 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.

1 783 (40.13%) MS Excel
2 752 (38.54%) Finance
3 711 (36.44%) Windows
4 701 (35.93%) SQL Server
5 639 (32.75%) SQL
6 476 (24.40%) Active Directory
7 454 (23.27%) .NET
8 431 (22.09%) MS Office
9 384 (19.68%) ITIL
10 354 (18.14%) C#
10 354 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
11 341 (17.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 318 (16.30%) VMware
13 316 (16.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 312 (15.99%) Windows Server
15 284 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
16 281 (14.40%) Business Intelligence
17 254 (13.02%) Degree
18 241 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
19 229 (11.74%) Banking
20 225 (11.53%) SharePoint
21 224 (11.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 218 (11.17%) SQL Server 2008
23 214 (10.97%) MS Exchange
24 209 (10.71%) Citrix
25 207 (10.61%) ASP.NET
26 205 (10.51%) JavaScript
27 204 (10.46%) T-SQL
28 196 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
29 188 (9.64%) Windows 7

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
1 225 (11.53%) SharePoint
2 214 (10.97%) MS Exchange
3 164 (8.41%) IIS
4 81 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 69 (3.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 66 (3.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 55 (2.82%) CMS
8 54 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 52 (2.67%) Skype for Business
10 37 (1.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 30 (1.54%) Tomcat
12 27 (1.38%) Apache
12 27 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
12 27 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
12 27 (1.38%) WebSphere
13 25 (1.28%) WebLogic
14 23 (1.18%) Node.js
15 22 (1.13%) JBoss
16 20 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
17 18 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 783 (40.13%) MS Excel
2 431 (22.09%) MS Office
3 98 (5.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 65 (3.33%) MS Project
5 50 (2.56%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.31%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.15%) SPSS
10 2 (0.10%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.051%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.051%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.051%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 106 (5.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.36%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.36%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 5 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
5 5 (0.26%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 5 (0.26%) SAP Business One
5 5 (0.26%) thinkFolio
5 5 (0.26%) Visualfiles
6 4 (0.21%) Magento
6 4 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.15%) Advent Geneva
7 3 (0.15%) Eikon
7 3 (0.15%) Primavera
7 3 (0.15%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.10%) Maximo
8 2 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 115 (5.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 105 (5.38%) Office 365
3 89 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
4 66 (3.38%) SaaS
5 29 (1.49%) IaaS
6 24 (1.23%) PaaS
7 17 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (0.46%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (0.26%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.26%) Responsys
11 3 (0.15%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.15%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.15%) SoftLayer
12 2 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.10%) Dropbox
12 2 (0.10%) GitHub
13 1 (0.051%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 169 (8.66%) DNS
2 140 (7.18%) Firewall
3 108 (5.54%) LAN
4 93 (4.77%) WAN
5 91 (4.66%) DHCP
6 85 (4.36%) TCP/IP
7 82 (4.20%) SAN
8 80 (4.10%) VPN
9 70 (3.59%) Internet
10 59 (3.02%) Intranet
11 41 (2.10%) VoIP
12 36 (1.85%) IP Telephony
13 33 (1.69%) NAS
14 30 (1.54%) HTTP
15 29 (1.49%) MPLS
16 27 (1.38%) NetScaler
17 26 (1.33%) Skype
18 24 (1.23%) Unified Communications
19 23 (1.18%) BGP
19 23 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 701 (35.93%) SQL Server
2 341 (17.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 316 (16.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 224 (11.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 218 (11.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 168 (8.61%) Data Warehouse
7 140 (7.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 105 (5.38%) Relational Database
9 69 (3.54%) Big Data
10 63 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
11 57 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
12 53 (2.72%) Hadoop
13 50 (2.56%) RDBMS
14 47 (2.41%) QlikView
15 45 (2.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 42 (2.15%) OLAP
17 34 (1.74%) NoSQL
18 32 (1.64%) Power BI
19 31 (1.59%) MS Access
20 29 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 102 (5.23%) Visual Studio
2 89 (4.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 53 (2.72%) Jenkins
4 39 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 37 (1.90%) Subversion
6 36 (1.85%) NUnit
7 35 (1.79%) JIRA
8 31 (1.59%) TeamCity
9 25 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 17 (0.87%) Eclipse
10 17 (0.87%) Selenium
11 15 (0.77%) SpecFlow
12 14 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
13 11 (0.56%) Cucumber
13 11 (0.56%) FitNesse
13 11 (0.56%) JBehave
13 11 (0.56%) MSBuild
14 9 (0.46%) ProC
15 8 (0.41%) MSTest
15 8 (0.41%) NMock
General
1 752 (38.54%) Finance
2 229 (11.74%) Banking
3 129 (6.61%) Legal
4 120 (6.15%) Law
5 118 (6.05%) Marketing
6 85 (4.36%) Advertising
7 82 (4.20%) Retail
8 68 (3.49%) Telecoms
9 53 (2.72%) Back Office
9 53 (2.72%) Investment Banking
10 48 (2.46%) Front Office
11 37 (1.90%) Financial Institution
12 21 (1.08%) Manufacturing
13 19 (0.97%) Publishing
14 15 (0.77%) Billing
15 9 (0.46%) German Language
16 8 (0.41%) Games
17 7 (0.36%) Japanese Language
17 7 (0.36%) Local Government
18 6 (0.31%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 497 (25.47%) Analyst
2 452 (23.17%) Developer
3 180 (9.23%) Support Analyst
4 112 (5.74%) .NET Developer
5 109 (5.59%) C# Developer
6 106 (5.43%) Architect
7 105 (5.38%) Senior Developer
8 101 (5.18%) Support Engineer
9 100 (5.13%) Administrator
10 95 (4.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 93 (4.77%) SQL Developer
12 90 (4.61%) Service Analyst
13 88 (4.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 85 (4.36%) DBA
15 84 (4.31%) C# .NET Developer
16 77 (3.95%) Applications Support
17 76 (3.90%) SQL DBA
18 73 (3.74%) Consultant
18 73 (3.74%) Project Manager
19 68 (3.49%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (23.27%) .NET
2 207 (10.61%) ASP.NET
3 153 (7.84%) HTML
4 114 (5.84%) jQuery
5 108 (5.54%) CSS
6 103 (5.28%) Web Services
7 101 (5.18%) XML
8 96 (4.92%) .NET Framework
9 82 (4.20%) MDX
10 66 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 61 (3.13%) HTML5
12 55 (2.82%) WCF
13 54 (2.77%) Entity Framework
14 53 (2.72%) Ajax
15 49 (2.51%) AngularJS
16 40 (2.05%) ASP.NET Web API
17 38 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 36 (1.85%) CSS3
18 36 (1.85%) LINQ
19 29 (1.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 284 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (5.28%) Blackberry
3 97 (4.97%) Management Information System
4 87 (4.46%) Data Centre
5 83 (4.25%) Computer Science
6 67 (3.43%) Replication
7 64 (3.28%) Clustering
8 58 (2.97%) Mathematics
9 47 (2.41%) User Experience
10 45 (2.31%) Fintech
11 37 (1.90%) Hedge funds
12 36 (1.85%) Client/Server
13 35 (1.79%) iPhone
14 33 (1.69%) SWIFT
14 33 (1.69%) Visualisation
15 28 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
16 27 (1.38%) Data Integration
16 27 (1.38%) Reinsurance
17 26 (1.33%) Statistics
18 24 (1.23%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 711 (36.44%) Windows
2 312 (15.99%) Windows Server
3 188 (9.64%) Windows 7
4 182 (9.33%) Linux
5 177 (9.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 141 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 125 (6.41%) Unix
8 65 (3.33%) Windows 8
9 54 (2.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 39 (2.00%) Android
11 36 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 31 (1.59%) Windows 10
13 18 (0.92%) Windows XP
14 11 (0.56%) Solaris
15 10 (0.51%) Apple iOS
15 10 (0.51%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
17 8 (0.41%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.41%) Windows Phone
18 6 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (19.68%) ITIL
2 354 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
3 281 (14.40%) Business Intelligence
4 177 (9.07%) Project Management
5 166 (8.51%) MVC
6 159 (8.15%) CRM
7 157 (8.05%) ETL
8 132 (6.77%) SDLC
9 126 (6.46%) Data Analysis
10 118 (6.05%) PRINCE2
11 115 (5.89%) Change Management
12 100 (5.13%) Migration
13 99 (5.07%) Service Management
14 94 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
15 93 (4.77%) Analytics
16 86 (4.41%) Data Modelling
17 83 (4.25%) Time Management
18 82 (4.20%) Mentoring
19 81 (4.15%) Continuous Integration
19 81 (4.15%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 639 (32.75%) SQL
2 354 (18.14%) C#
3 205 (10.51%) JavaScript
4 204 (10.46%) T-SQL
5 141 (7.23%) PowerShell
6 108 (5.54%) Java
7 77 (3.95%) VB
8 67 (3.43%) Python
9 48 (2.46%) Ruby
10 47 (2.41%) VBA
11 45 (2.31%) C
12 36 (1.85%) Bash Shell
13 35 (1.79%) Shell Script
14 26 (1.33%) C++
15 25 (1.28%) XPath
16 21 (1.08%) VB.NET
17 20 (1.03%) PHP
18 19 (0.97%) Perl
18 19 (0.97%) VBScript
19 14 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 254 (13.02%) Degree
2 241 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 122 (6.25%) MCSE
4 85 (4.36%) Cisco Certification
5 75 (3.84%) MCSA
6 74 (3.79%) MCP
7 67 (3.43%) MCITP
8 61 (3.13%) CCNA
9 46 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 39 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
11 33 (1.69%) MCTS
12 32 (1.64%) CCNP
12 32 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
13 25 (1.28%) CCA
14 22 (1.13%) CISA
14 22 (1.13%) ISTQB
15 21 (1.08%) MCDBA
15 21 (1.08%) PMI Certification
16 20 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 20 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (5.64%) SLA
2 84 (4.31%) QA
3 26 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 20 (1.03%) Solvency II
5 17 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.72%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.56%) SDET
8 7 (0.36%) COBIT
8 7 (0.36%) P3O
9 6 (0.31%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.15%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.15%) ISO19770
10 3 (0.15%) ISO22301
11 2 (0.10%) EMIR
11 2 (0.10%) MiFID
11 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.051%) ISO15022
12 1 (0.051%) ISO20022
12 1 (0.051%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 476 (24.40%) Active Directory
2 196 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (5.07%) Hyper-V
4 85 (4.36%) XenApp
5 67 (3.43%) vSphere
6 45 (2.31%) XenDesktop
7 33 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
8 29 (1.49%) VMware ESX
9 26 (1.33%) XenServer
10 20 (1.03%) Xen
11 16 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
12 14 (0.72%) NFS
13 10 (0.51%) Docker
14 9 (0.46%) Terminal Server
15 8 (0.41%) vCloud
16 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
17 6 (0.31%) Corosync
17 6 (0.31%) Terminal Services
17 6 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 147 (7.53%) SCCM
2 81 (4.15%) SCOM
3 53 (2.72%) Puppet
4 43 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (1.23%) Tivoli
6 23 (1.18%) Ansible
7 18 (0.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 17 (0.87%) Cobbler
9 16 (0.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 15 (0.77%) Backup Exec
10 15 (0.77%) Salt
10 15 (0.77%) Terraform
11 13 (0.67%) EnCase
11 13 (0.67%) FTK
11 13 (0.67%) Nagios
12 12 (0.62%) WSUS
13 10 (0.51%) SCOrch
14 9 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
14 9 (0.46%) SCVMM
15 8 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 318 (16.30%) VMware
2 209 (10.71%) Citrix
3 188 (9.64%) Cisco
4 134 (6.87%) Oracle
5 71 (3.64%) HP
6 56 (2.87%) Tableau
7 55 (2.82%) Bloomberg
8 52 (2.67%) SAP
9 40 (2.05%) Red Hat
10 39 (2.00%) EPiServer
10 39 (2.00%) Reuters
11 37 (1.90%) Symantec
12 35 (1.79%) Dell
13 32 (1.64%) NetApp
14 30 (1.54%) EMC
15 29 (1.49%) IBM
16 25 (1.28%) Avaya
17 23 (1.18%) iManage
18 21 (1.08%) F5
19 20 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000 - £85,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive career progression
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + career, benefits, bonuses,
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + brilliant bonuses and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum 7k Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits package!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Modis International
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 30-45k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago