The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cobham region.

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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 15 0 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cobham 34.88% - 52.00%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% - 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 24
Average salary £35,000 - £38,750
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Cobham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
15 0 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cobham 34.88% - 66.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 30
Average salary £35,500 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Surrey

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
Salary Histogram in Cobham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Cobham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cobham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cobham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (56.25%) MS Office
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Service Management
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (37.50%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (25.00%) WCF
5 4 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) IIS
5 4 (25.00%) N-Tier
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) OOD
5 4 (25.00%) Business Development
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
7 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) VoIP
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MSBuild
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Change Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Software Configuration Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Software Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Services Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) WCF
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Service Management
3 5 (31.25%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) OOD
4 4 (25.00%) Business Development
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (12.50%) VBScript
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) XenApp
1 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Polycom
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