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 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cobham 28.57% 5.88% -
As % of the Vendors category 76.92% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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
13 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cobham 37.14% 5.88% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cobham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cobham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Marketing
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (25.00%) WCF
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) NUnit
4 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 5 (25.00%) Apple
4 5 (25.00%) MS Office
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (25.00%) .NET
4 5 (25.00%) Kanban
4 5 (25.00%) Spring.NET
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (25.00%) MSTest
4 5 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (25.00%) Moq
4 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (25.00%) Ninject
4 5 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 5 (25.00%) Unity DI Container

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
1 2 (10.00%) Wireless
1 2 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MS Access
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) NUnit
1 5 (25.00%) MSTest
1 5 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (25.00%) Moq
General
1 6 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Back Office
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Mac Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) WCF
1 5 (25.00%) Spring.NET
1 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (25.00%) Ninject
1 5 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
1 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (15.00%) CSS
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) TDD
2 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (25.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) Scrum
2 5 (25.00%) Kanban
2 5 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Release Management
3 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Pay per click
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCP
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Apple
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix