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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 91 76 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 20.54% 14.90% 15.73%
As % of the Vendors category 41.74% 31.80% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 69 62 91
Average salary £40,500 £41,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £26,000 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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
218 239 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 49.21% 46.86% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 180 211 157
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Crawley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 99 (48.29%) SQL Server
2 90 (43.90%) Windows
3 89 (43.41%) Active Directory
4 80 (39.02%) Finance
5 70 (34.15%) MS Excel
6 63 (30.73%) .NET
6 63 (30.73%) SharePoint
7 61 (29.76%) SQL
8 56 (27.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 55 (26.83%) IIS
10 49 (23.90%) VMware
11 47 (22.93%) ASP.NET
12 40 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 37 (18.05%) DNS
14 33 (16.10%) VMware Infrastructure
14 33 (16.10%) Windows Server 2012
15 32 (15.61%) BizTalk Server
15 32 (15.61%) DHCP
16 31 (15.12%) Citrix
16 31 (15.12%) CRM
16 31 (15.12%) MS Office
16 31 (15.12%) Enterprise Architecture
17 30 (14.63%) C#
17 30 (14.63%) ITIL
18 27 (13.17%) Degree
19 26 (12.68%) TCP/IP
19 26 (12.68%) SCOM
19 26 (12.68%) Windows 7
20 25 (12.20%) SLA
21 24 (11.71%) Enterprise Software

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 63 (30.73%) SharePoint
2 55 (26.83%) IIS
3 32 (15.61%) BizTalk Server
4 22 (10.73%) MS Exchange
5 19 (9.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (7.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 15 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (6.34%) MS Project Server
8 4 (1.95%) Lync
8 4 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.46%) Apache
10 2 (0.98%) SAS
11 1 (0.49%) CMS
11 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 70 (34.15%) MS Excel
2 31 (15.12%) MS Office
3 15 (7.32%) MS Project
4 3 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.83%) SaaS
2 5 (2.44%) IaaS
3 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (18.05%) DNS
2 32 (15.61%) DHCP
3 26 (12.68%) TCP/IP
4 23 (11.22%) Wi-Fi
5 17 (8.29%) Firewall
5 17 (8.29%) FTP
6 16 (7.80%) SAN
7 14 (6.83%) VPN
7 14 (6.83%) LAN
7 14 (6.83%) WAN
7 14 (6.83%) DMZ
8 10 (4.88%) VoIP
8 10 (4.88%) Internet
9 6 (2.93%) Wireless
10 3 (1.46%) SNMP
11 1 (0.49%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.49%) FWSM
11 1 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (48.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.88%) MySQL
4 8 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.95%) DTS
7 2 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.98%) QlikView
8 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.49%) Cognos Impromptu
8 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.98%) PHPUnit
2 2 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (0.98%) Selenium
2 2 (0.98%) Subversion
3 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.49%) Toad
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 80 (39.02%) Finance
2 20 (9.76%) Marketing
3 14 (6.83%) Retail
4 10 (4.88%) Banking
5 9 (4.39%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.39%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.93%) Military
8 4 (1.95%) Electronics
8 4 (1.95%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.95%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.98%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (26.34%) Analyst
2 47 (22.93%) Developer
3 34 (16.59%) Architect
4 25 (12.20%) Support Engineer
5 20 (9.76%) Support Analyst
6 19 (9.27%) Junior
7 18 (8.78%) Junior Architect
7 18 (8.78%) Senior Analyst
8 17 (8.29%) C# Developer
9 16 (7.80%) Integration Architect
10 14 (6.83%) .NET Developer
11 13 (6.34%) Project Manager
12 12 (5.85%) Desktop Support
12 12 (5.85%) Applications Support
13 11 (5.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (5.37%) Software Developer
14 10 (4.88%) Programmer
14 10 (4.88%) Applications Support Engineer
15 9 (4.39%) Developer Analyst
15 9 (4.39%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (30.73%) .NET
2 47 (22.93%) ASP.NET
3 17 (8.29%) HTML
3 17 (8.29%) CSS
4 10 (4.88%) LAMP
5 9 (4.39%) WinForms
5 9 (4.39%) WPF
6 6 (2.93%) jQuery
6 6 (2.93%) Web Services
6 6 (2.93%) Software Packaging
7 4 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (1.95%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 3 (1.46%) JSON
9 2 (0.98%) HTML5
9 2 (0.98%) CSS3
9 2 (0.98%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.98%) XML
9 2 (0.98%) Ajax
9 2 (0.98%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.71%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.44%) Replication
3 5 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.98%) Data Extraction
4 2 (0.98%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (0.98%) PKI
4 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.98%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.49%) IVR
5 1 (0.49%) Statistics
5 1 (0.49%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 90 (43.90%) Windows
2 56 (27.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (16.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (12.68%) Windows 7
5 21 (10.24%) Windows 8
6 18 (8.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (7.32%) Linux
8 9 (4.39%) UNIX
9 7 (3.41%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.44%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.95%) Android
12 3 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (15.12%) CRM
1 31 (15.12%) Enterprise Architecture
2 30 (14.63%) ITIL
3 20 (9.76%) Project Management
4 17 (8.29%) SOA
4 17 (8.29%) PRINCE2
4 17 (8.29%) Mentoring
5 16 (7.80%) Performance Monitoring
5 16 (7.80%) Security Architecture
6 13 (6.34%) Business Analysis
6 13 (6.34%) ERP
6 13 (6.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (5.85%) OO
7 12 (5.85%) Change Management
7 12 (5.85%) Workflow
8 11 (5.37%) Configuration Management
9 10 (4.88%) Coaching
9 10 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (4.88%) TDD
10 9 (4.39%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (29.76%) SQL
2 30 (14.63%) C#
3 23 (11.22%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.85%) PHP
4 12 (5.85%) VB
5 11 (5.37%) C++
6 10 (4.88%) VB6
7 9 (4.39%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.46%) C
9 2 (0.98%) VBScript
9 2 (0.98%) Tcl
10 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (13.17%) Degree
3 21 (10.24%) MCSE
4 12 (5.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (4.39%) MCITP
6 8 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.41%) MCP
8 6 (2.93%) MCSA
9 3 (1.46%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.98%) CCNA
11 1 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.49%) MOS
11 1 (0.49%) CEH
11 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.49%) CISSP
11 1 (0.49%) NCDA
11 1 (0.49%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.20%) SLA
2 10 (4.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 89 (43.41%) Active Directory
2 33 (16.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (11.22%) vSphere
4 17 (8.29%) VMware ESX
5 12 (5.85%) XenApp
6 11 (5.37%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.41%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.93%) UAG
9 4 (1.95%) Xen
10 3 (1.46%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.46%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.98%) Squid
12 1 (0.49%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (12.68%) SCOM
2 22 (10.73%) SCCM
3 19 (9.27%) NetBackup
4 16 (7.80%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.46%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.98%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.98%) Nagios
7 1 (0.49%) Nessus
Vendors
1 49 (23.90%) VMware
2 31 (15.12%) Citrix
3 9 (4.39%) Oracle
4 8 (3.90%) Cisco
5 7 (3.41%) Juniper
5 7 (3.41%) Apple
5 7 (3.41%) Symantec
6 6 (2.93%) Intel
6 6 (2.93%) Fortinet
7 5 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.46%) Brocade
8 3 (1.46%) NetApp
8 3 (1.46%) HP
8 3 (1.46%) IBM
8 3 (1.46%) SAP
9 2 (0.98%) Veeam
9 2 (0.98%) Primavera
9 2 (0.98%) Google
10 1 (0.49%) Qualys
10 1 (0.49%) Northgate
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Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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