The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cobham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 0 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cobham 41.38% - 64.86%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% - 82.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 23
Average salary £45,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Surrey

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

Vendors Category
Cobham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cobham 41.38% 29.03% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 28
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Cobham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cobham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Cobham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cobham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cobham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) .NET
3 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
3 16 (59.26%) C#
4 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
4 14 (51.85%) MVC
4 14 (51.85%) WCF
5 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
6 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (37.04%) Kanban
6 10 (37.04%) TDD
6 10 (37.04%) NUnit
6 10 (37.04%) Scrum
6 10 (37.04%) Web Application Development
6 10 (37.04%) Unity DI Container
6 10 (37.04%) Spring.NET
6 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (37.04%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (37.04%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (37.04%) MSTest
6 10 (37.04%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (37.04%) Moq
6 10 (37.04%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (37.04%) Ninject
7 9 (33.33%) Finance
7 9 (33.33%) ITIL
7 9 (33.33%) MS Office
8 7 (25.93%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (25.93%) Service Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cobham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) VoIP
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
1 2 (7.41%) DHCP
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) NUnit
1 10 (37.04%) MSTest
1 10 (37.04%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (37.04%) Moq
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) MSBuild
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Analyst
3 10 (37.04%) .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Change Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Software Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Software Configuration Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Services Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Desktop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
2 14 (51.85%) WCF
3 10 (37.04%) Unity DI Container
3 10 (37.04%) Spring.NET
3 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (37.04%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (37.04%) Ninject
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (37.04%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (14.81%) N-Tier
3 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
3 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) MVC
3 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (37.04%) Kanban
3 10 (37.04%) TDD
3 10 (37.04%) Scrum
3 10 (37.04%) Web Application Development
3 10 (37.04%) Dependency Injection
4 9 (33.33%) ITIL
5 7 (25.93%) Service Management
6 6 (22.22%) OO
7 5 (18.52%) Change Management
8 4 (14.81%) OOD
8 4 (14.81%) Business Development
8 4 (14.81%) Software Architecture
9 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.41%) Dependency Management
9 2 (7.41%) Business Process Mapping
9 2 (7.41%) User Stories
9 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.41%) VBScript
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) A+ Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) XenApp
1 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) HP
1 2 (7.41%) Citrix
Cobham, Surrey
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