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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 5 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 89 93 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 21.92% 19.46% 11.04%
As % of the Vendors category 40.64% 40.79% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 79 83 57
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
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
219 228 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 53.94% 47.70% 48.52%
Number of salaries quoted 202 205 247
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Crawley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 77 (44.25%) Windows
2 69 (39.66%) SQL
3 64 (36.78%) SQL Server
4 59 (33.91%) C#
5 54 (31.03%) Active Directory
6 52 (29.89%) VMware
7 44 (25.29%) DNS
8 40 (22.99%) MS Excel
8 40 (22.99%) JavaScript
8 40 (22.99%) .NET
8 40 (22.99%) CSS
9 38 (21.84%) Finance
9 38 (21.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 38 (21.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 37 (21.26%) HTML
11 36 (20.69%) DHCP
12 35 (20.11%) MVC
12 35 (20.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 33 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (17.82%) MS Office
14 31 (17.82%) TDD
15 30 (17.24%) ASP.NET
16 29 (16.67%) Web Services
16 29 (16.67%) MS Exchange
16 29 (16.67%) Unit Testing
17 28 (16.09%) ITIL
17 28 (16.09%) Citrix
18 27 (15.52%) WAN
18 27 (15.52%) jQuery
18 27 (15.52%) BDD

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 29 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 21 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (11.49%) Apache
4 19 (10.92%) SharePoint
4 19 (10.92%) nginx
5 15 (8.62%) Lync
6 13 (7.47%) IIS
7 12 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (3.45%) CMS
11 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (1.15%) MS Project Server
12 2 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (1.15%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.57%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 40 (22.99%) MS Excel
2 31 (17.82%) MS Office
3 2 (1.15%) MS Project
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.75%) Office 365
2 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 44 (25.29%) DNS
2 36 (20.69%) DHCP
3 27 (15.52%) WAN
4 25 (14.37%) TCP/IP
5 22 (12.64%) LAN
6 20 (11.49%) Firewall
7 17 (9.77%) SAN
8 13 (7.47%) Wireless
9 10 (5.75%) NAS
10 7 (4.02%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (2.87%) Unified Communications
11 5 (2.87%) VLAN
12 3 (1.72%) PABX
12 3 (1.72%) VPN
13 2 (1.15%) VoIP
13 2 (1.15%) SSL
13 2 (1.15%) Network Security
13 2 (1.15%) iSCSI
14 1 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (36.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (5.17%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.72%) MySQL
5 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.57%) OLAP
6 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.57%) OLTP
6 1 (0.57%) UniData
Development Applications
1 19 (10.92%) PHPUnit
1 19 (10.92%) Behat
2 14 (8.05%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.75%) NUnit
3 10 (5.75%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.72%) LINQPad
4 3 (1.72%) Subversion
4 3 (1.72%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.57%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (21.84%) Finance
2 10 (5.75%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.45%) Retail
4 4 (2.30%) Publishing
5 3 (1.72%) Back Office
5 3 (1.72%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) French Language
6 1 (0.57%) German Language
6 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Military
6 1 (0.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 63 (36.21%) Developer
2 32 (18.39%) Analyst
3 28 (16.09%) Software Developer
3 28 (16.09%) .NET Developer
4 26 (14.94%) C# Developer
5 24 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (13.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (12.64%) Support Analyst
7 15 (8.62%) Support Engineer
8 14 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (7.47%) Desktop Support
9 13 (7.47%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (6.32%) Administrator
10 11 (6.32%) DBA
10 11 (6.32%) SQL DBA
11 10 (5.75%) Desktop Analyst
11 10 (5.75%) SQL Server DBA
11 10 (5.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (22.99%) .NET
1 40 (22.99%) CSS
2 37 (21.26%) HTML
3 30 (17.24%) ASP.NET
4 29 (16.67%) Web Services
5 27 (15.52%) jQuery
6 19 (10.92%) REST
7 12 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (5.17%) .NET Framework
9 6 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (2.87%) HTML5
11 4 (2.30%) StructureMap
11 4 (2.30%) CSS3
11 4 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (2.30%) WCF
11 4 (2.30%) WPF
11 4 (2.30%) NHibernate
12 3 (1.72%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (1.15%) JMS
13 2 (1.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.90%) Clustering
2 8 (4.60%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.02%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.30%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.30%) Replication
5 3 (1.72%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.57%) GIS
6 1 (0.57%) Telematics
6 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.57%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 77 (44.25%) Windows
2 38 (21.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (20.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (14.94%) Linux
5 23 (13.22%) Windows 7
6 20 (11.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (10.92%) UNIX
8 7 (4.02%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.45%) Android
10 5 (2.87%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.15%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.11%) MVC
2 33 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (17.82%) TDD
4 29 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 28 (16.09%) ITIL
6 27 (15.52%) BDD
7 20 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (10.92%) OO
8 19 (10.92%) Requirements Analysis
8 19 (10.92%) OO PHP
8 19 (10.92%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (9.20%) User Stories
10 14 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (7.47%) Software Engineering
11 13 (7.47%) Load Balancing
12 12 (6.90%) Software Delivery
13 11 (6.32%) Performance Testing
14 10 (5.75%) High Availability
14 10 (5.75%) Workflow Management
14 10 (5.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 69 (39.66%) SQL
2 59 (33.91%) C#
3 40 (22.99%) JavaScript
4 23 (13.22%) T-SQL
5 20 (11.49%) PHP
6 17 (9.77%) Python
7 14 (8.05%) Java
8 12 (6.90%) C++
9 5 (2.87%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.57%) R
10 1 (0.57%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 25 (14.37%) Degree
2 21 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (9.20%) MCSE
4 9 (5.17%) MCSA
4 9 (5.17%) MCP
5 7 (4.02%) MCITP
6 6 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.87%) CCNA
8 4 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.72%) HNC
9 3 (1.72%) HND
10 2 (1.15%) CCA
10 2 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.57%) ISEB
11 1 (0.57%) CCNP
11 1 (0.57%) MCTS
11 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.75%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 38 (21.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (10.92%) iptables
4 13 (7.47%) VMware ESX
5 9 (5.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (5.17%) XenApp
6 6 (3.45%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.87%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.30%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.72%) Hyper-V
10 2 (1.15%) vSphere
10 2 (1.15%) NFS
11 1 (0.57%) XenServer
11 1 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 17 (9.77%) SCCM
2 11 (6.32%) WSUS
3 9 (5.17%) ARCserve
3 9 (5.17%) SCSM
4 5 (2.87%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (29.89%) VMware
2 28 (16.09%) Citrix
3 18 (10.34%) Cisco
4 11 (6.32%) Dell
4 11 (6.32%) CA
5 10 (5.75%) Cognos
6 9 (5.17%) SolarWinds
6 9 (5.17%) Lumension
6 9 (5.17%) Sophos
6 9 (5.17%) IBM
7 8 (4.60%) HP
8 7 (4.02%) Apple
9 6 (3.45%) Websense
10 5 (2.87%) Symantec
10 5 (2.87%) Riverbed
11 4 (2.30%) NetApp
11 4 (2.30%) 3Com
11 4 (2.30%) Oracle
12 3 (1.72%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.72%) WatchGuard
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