The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 88 45 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 21.95% 12.82% 10.88%
As % of the Vendors category 33.98% 32.61% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 85 43 59
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,800 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
West Sussex

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

Vendors Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
259 138 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 64.59% 39.32% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 235 132 233
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Crawley

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Crawley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 79 (43.89%) Windows
2 75 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 66 (36.67%) MS Excel
4 63 (35.00%) VMware
5 55 (30.56%) SQL
6 46 (25.56%) Citrix
6 46 (25.56%) Finance
6 46 (25.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 44 (24.44%) SQL Server
8 42 (23.33%) ITIL
9 38 (21.11%) SharePoint
10 37 (20.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 34 (18.89%) .NET
11 34 (18.89%) C#
12 33 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 32 (17.78%) DNS
14 31 (17.22%) ASP.NET
15 30 (16.67%) DHCP
16 29 (16.11%) Windows Server 2012
17 28 (15.56%) MS Office
18 26 (14.44%) MCSE
19 23 (12.78%) Degree
19 23 (12.78%) Windows 7
20 22 (12.22%) SCCM
20 22 (12.22%) MVC
21 21 (11.67%) CRM
22 20 (11.11%) CSS
22 20 (11.11%) PRINCE2
22 20 (11.11%) HTML
22 20 (11.11%) JavaScript

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 38 (21.11%) SharePoint
2 18 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (10.00%) IIS
3 17 (9.44%) MS Project Server
3 17 (9.44%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (5.00%) nginx
5 9 (5.00%) Apache
6 8 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.22%) Lync
9 2 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 66 (36.67%) MS Excel
2 28 (15.56%) MS Office
3 17 (9.44%) MS Project
4 8 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.00%) Office 365
2 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.67%) SaaS
3 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (17.78%) DNS
2 30 (16.67%) DHCP
3 17 (9.44%) TCP/IP
4 15 (8.33%) Wireless
5 14 (7.78%) SAN
6 13 (7.22%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (4.44%) WAN
7 8 (4.44%) Firewall
8 7 (3.89%) LAN
9 6 (3.33%) Internet
10 4 (2.22%) SNMP
11 3 (1.67%) NAS
11 3 (1.67%) Unified Communications
11 3 (1.67%) PABX
12 1 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.56%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.56%) VLAN
12 1 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.56%) DEFINITY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.00%) PHPUnit
1 9 (5.00%) Behat
2 5 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.67%) Subversion
4 2 (1.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.11%) NUnit
4 2 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 46 (25.56%) Finance
2 13 (7.22%) Marketing
3 11 (6.11%) Retail
4 9 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.67%) Military
6 2 (1.11%) Electronics
6 2 (1.11%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) French Language
7 1 (0.56%) German Language
7 1 (0.56%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 46 (25.56%) Developer
2 39 (21.67%) Analyst
3 20 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 17 (9.44%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (8.89%) C# Developer
5 16 (8.89%) Support Analyst
6 15 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 14 (7.78%) Support Engineer
7 14 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (7.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (7.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (6.11%) Software Developer
9 10 (5.56%) Administrator
9 10 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (5.00%) Service Analyst
10 9 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
10 9 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
11 8 (4.44%) SQL Server DBA
11 8 (4.44%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (18.89%) .NET
2 31 (17.22%) ASP.NET
3 20 (11.11%) CSS
3 20 (11.11%) HTML
4 13 (7.22%) jQuery
5 12 (6.67%) Web Services
6 9 (5.00%) REST
7 8 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (3.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (2.78%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.22%) CSS3
10 4 (2.22%) HTML5
11 3 (1.67%) StructureMap
11 3 (1.67%) NHibernate
12 1 (0.56%) WPF
12 1 (0.56%) Ajax
12 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.44%) Blackberry
3 3 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.67%) Clustering
3 3 (1.67%) N-Tier
3 3 (1.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.11%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.11%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.56%) iPhone
5 1 (0.56%) Statistics
5 1 (0.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 79 (43.89%) Windows
2 37 (20.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (16.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (12.78%) Windows 7
5 16 (8.89%) Linux
5 16 (8.89%) UNIX
6 10 (5.56%) Android
7 7 (3.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.33%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.11%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.33%) ITIL
2 22 (12.22%) MVC
3 21 (11.67%) CRM
4 20 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 18 (10.00%) Project Management
5 18 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 16 (8.89%) TDD
7 15 (8.33%) BDD
8 13 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (6.11%) OO
9 11 (6.11%) Unit Testing
10 10 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.00%) OO PHP
11 9 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (4.44%) Configuration Management
13 7 (3.89%) Service Delivery
13 7 (3.89%) Capacity Management
14 6 (3.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 55 (30.56%) SQL
2 34 (18.89%) C#
3 20 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 9 (5.00%) PHP
6 7 (3.89%) Java
7 6 (3.33%) C++
7 6 (3.33%) Python
8 3 (1.67%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.67%) VB
9 2 (1.11%) VB6
10 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (14.44%) MCSE
3 23 (12.78%) Degree
4 19 (10.56%) MCP
5 14 (7.78%) MCSA
6 12 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (5.00%) MCITP
8 7 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.67%) HNC
9 3 (1.67%) HND
9 3 (1.67%) CCA
9 3 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.11%) CCNA
10 2 (1.11%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.11%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 75 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 46 (25.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 15 (8.33%) XenApp
5 13 (7.22%) vSphere
6 12 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.78%) Hyper-V
7 5 (2.78%) UAG
8 4 (2.22%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 22 (12.22%) SCCM
2 19 (10.56%) NetBackup
3 9 (5.00%) SCOM
4 6 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (2.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (2.22%) WSUS
6 3 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (1.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.11%) SCSM
7 2 (1.11%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 63 (35.00%) VMware
2 46 (25.56%) Citrix
3 11 (6.11%) IBM
4 10 (5.56%) HP
4 10 (5.56%) Cisco
4 10 (5.56%) Apple
4 10 (5.56%) Symantec
5 8 (4.44%) Cognos
6 6 (3.33%) Oracle
6 6 (3.33%) NetApp
6 6 (3.33%) Veeam
6 6 (3.33%) Websense
7 5 (2.78%) Fortinet
7 5 (2.78%) Juniper
7 5 (2.78%) CA
7 5 (2.78%) Dell
8 4 (2.22%) WatchGuard
9 3 (1.67%) Altiris
9 3 (1.67%) 3PAR
9 3 (1.67%) Red Hat
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