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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 84 78 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 20.05% 14.94% 15.33%
As % of the Vendors category 40.78% 31.20% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 66 61 91
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
206 250 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 49.16% 47.89% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 174 219 153
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 17 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Crawley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 100 (50.25%) SQL Server
2 93 (46.73%) Windows
3 89 (44.72%) Active Directory
4 78 (39.20%) Finance
5 68 (34.17%) MS Excel
6 61 (30.65%) SQL
6 61 (30.65%) SharePoint
7 60 (30.15%) .NET
8 58 (29.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 53 (26.63%) IIS
10 49 (24.62%) VMware
11 43 (21.61%) ASP.NET
12 41 (20.60%) Microsoft Certification
13 37 (18.59%) DNS
14 34 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
15 33 (16.58%) VMware Infrastructure
16 32 (16.08%) DHCP
17 31 (15.58%) Citrix
18 30 (15.08%) C#
18 30 (15.08%) ITIL
18 30 (15.08%) CRM
18 30 (15.08%) BizTalk Server
18 30 (15.08%) Enterprise Architecture
19 29 (14.57%) MS Office
20 27 (13.57%) TCP/IP
20 27 (13.57%) SCOM
21 26 (13.07%) Windows 7
22 25 (12.56%) Degree
23 24 (12.06%) Wi-Fi
23 24 (12.06%) vSphere

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 61 (30.65%) SharePoint
2 53 (26.63%) IIS
3 30 (15.08%) BizTalk Server
4 23 (11.56%) MS Exchange
5 19 (9.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (7.54%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (5.03%) MS Project Server
8 4 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.01%) Lync
9 3 (1.51%) Apache
10 2 (1.01%) SAS
11 1 (0.50%) CMS
11 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 68 (34.17%) MS Excel
2 29 (14.57%) MS Office
3 12 (6.03%) MS Project
4 3 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.01%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.04%) SaaS
2 5 (2.51%) IaaS
3 2 (1.01%) Office 365
3 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (18.59%) DNS
2 32 (16.08%) DHCP
3 27 (13.57%) TCP/IP
4 24 (12.06%) Wi-Fi
5 18 (9.05%) Firewall
5 18 (9.05%) FTP
6 17 (8.54%) SAN
7 15 (7.54%) DMZ
7 15 (7.54%) LAN
7 15 (7.54%) WAN
7 15 (7.54%) VPN
8 10 (5.03%) VoIP
9 8 (4.02%) Internet
10 6 (3.02%) Wireless
11 3 (1.51%) SNMP
12 1 (0.50%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.50%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (50.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (5.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.03%) MySQL
4 8 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.01%) DTS
8 2 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.01%) Cognos Impromptu
8 2 (1.01%) QlikView
8 2 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.01%) Toad
2 2 (1.01%) PHPUnit
2 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.01%) Subversion
2 2 (1.01%) Selenium
3 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.50%) CruiseControl
General
1 78 (39.20%) Finance
2 19 (9.55%) Marketing
3 14 (7.04%) Retail
4 11 (5.53%) Banking
5 10 (5.03%) Investment Banking
6 9 (4.52%) Manufacturing
7 8 (4.02%) Military
7 8 (4.02%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (3.02%) Electronics
8 6 (3.02%) Telecoms
8 6 (3.02%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (27.14%) Analyst
2 44 (22.11%) Developer
3 33 (16.58%) Architect
4 26 (13.07%) Support Engineer
5 22 (11.06%) Support Analyst
6 18 (9.05%) Senior Analyst
6 18 (9.05%) Junior
7 17 (8.54%) Junior Architect
8 16 (8.04%) Integration Architect
8 16 (8.04%) C# Developer
9 13 (6.53%) Applications Support
10 12 (6.03%) Software Developer
10 12 (6.03%) Desktop Support
11 11 (5.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (5.53%) Programmer
11 11 (5.53%) .NET Developer
12 10 (5.03%) C# Software Engineer
12 10 (5.03%) Team Leader
12 10 (5.03%) Developer Analyst
12 10 (5.03%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (30.15%) .NET
2 43 (21.61%) ASP.NET
3 17 (8.54%) CSS
3 17 (8.54%) HTML
4 10 (5.03%) WPF
4 10 (5.03%) LAMP
4 10 (5.03%) WinForms
5 6 (3.02%) Web Services
5 6 (3.02%) Software Packaging
6 5 (2.51%) jQuery
7 4 (2.01%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 4 (2.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (1.51%) JSON
8 3 (1.51%) XML
9 2 (1.01%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.50%) HTML5
10 1 (0.50%) CSS3
10 1 (0.50%) Task Parallel Library
10 1 (0.50%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.06%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.02%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.51%) Replication
5 2 (1.01%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.01%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (1.01%) PKI
5 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.01%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.50%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.50%) Statistics
6 1 (0.50%) Firmware
6 1 (0.50%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 93 (46.73%) Windows
2 58 (29.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (13.07%) Windows 7
5 23 (11.56%) Windows 8
6 19 (9.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (7.54%) Linux
8 8 (4.02%) UNIX
9 6 (3.02%) Mac OS X
9 6 (3.02%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.01%) Android
12 3 (1.51%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.08%) CRM
1 30 (15.08%) ITIL
1 30 (15.08%) Enterprise Architecture
2 19 (9.55%) Project Management
3 17 (8.54%) Mentoring
4 16 (8.04%) Performance Monitoring
4 16 (8.04%) Security Architecture
4 16 (8.04%) SOA
5 14 (7.04%) ERP
6 13 (6.53%) PRINCE2
6 13 (6.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (6.03%) OO
7 12 (6.03%) Change Management
7 12 (6.03%) Workflow
8 11 (5.53%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (5.53%) TDD
8 11 (5.53%) Configuration Management
9 10 (5.03%) Coaching
9 10 (5.03%) Software Engineering
9 10 (5.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (30.65%) SQL
2 30 (15.08%) C#
3 23 (11.56%) JavaScript
4 13 (6.53%) VB
5 12 (6.03%) PHP
5 12 (6.03%) C++
6 10 (5.03%) VB6
7 8 (4.02%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.01%) C
9 3 (1.51%) VBScript
10 2 (1.01%) Tcl
11 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (20.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (12.56%) Degree
3 22 (11.06%) MCSE
4 12 (6.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (4.52%) MCITP
6 8 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.52%) MCP
8 6 (3.02%) MCSA
9 4 (2.01%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.01%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.01%) CCNA
11 1 (0.50%) CISSP
11 1 (0.50%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.50%) MOS
11 1 (0.50%) CEH
11 1 (0.50%) NCDA
11 1 (0.50%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.06%) SLA
2 10 (5.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 89 (44.72%) Active Directory
2 33 (16.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (12.06%) vSphere
4 18 (9.05%) VMware ESX
5 12 (6.03%) XenApp
6 10 (5.03%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (3.02%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.02%) UAG
8 5 (2.51%) Xen
9 3 (1.51%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.51%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.01%) Squid
11 1 (0.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 27 (13.57%) SCOM
2 21 (10.55%) SCCM
3 19 (9.55%) NetBackup
4 16 (8.04%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.51%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.01%) Nagios
7 1 (0.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 49 (24.62%) VMware
2 31 (15.58%) Citrix
3 10 (5.03%) Oracle
4 8 (4.02%) Cisco
5 7 (3.52%) Juniper
6 6 (3.02%) Intel
6 6 (3.02%) Apple
6 6 (3.02%) Symantec
6 6 (3.02%) Fortinet
7 5 (2.51%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.01%) SAP
9 3 (1.51%) IBM
9 3 (1.51%) HP
9 3 (1.51%) NetApp
9 3 (1.51%) Brocade
10 2 (1.01%) Primavera
10 2 (1.01%) Northgate
10 2 (1.01%) Google
10 2 (1.01%) Veeam
10 2 (1.01%) Cognos
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