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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 81 60 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 19.95% 15.04% 10.73%
As % of the Vendors category 36.49% 32.26% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 75 53 52
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £55,000 £42,950
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
222 186 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 54.68% 46.62% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 208 165 231
Average salary £41,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.86% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £26,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Crawley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 68 (42.77%) Windows
2 65 (40.88%) SQL
3 53 (33.33%) C#
4 51 (32.08%) SQL Server
5 49 (30.82%) Active Directory
6 45 (28.30%) MS Excel
7 44 (27.67%) VMware
8 38 (23.90%) CSS
8 38 (23.90%) JavaScript
9 36 (22.64%) HTML
9 36 (22.64%) DNS
10 35 (22.01%) .NET
11 34 (21.38%) DHCP
11 34 (21.38%) Finance
12 33 (20.75%) MVC
13 32 (20.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 31 (19.50%) Citrix
14 31 (19.50%) ITIL
15 30 (18.87%) MS Office
15 30 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
16 29 (18.24%) ASP.NET
16 29 (18.24%) TDD
17 26 (16.35%) Microsoft Certification
17 26 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
17 26 (16.35%) jQuery
17 26 (16.35%) Unit Testing
17 26 (16.35%) Degree
17 26 (16.35%) BDD
18 25 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (15.72%) Web Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (13.84%) SharePoint
1 22 (13.84%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.58%) Apache
3 19 (11.95%) nginx
4 15 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (6.92%) IIS
7 10 (6.29%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (5.66%) Lync
9 5 (3.14%) MS Project Server
10 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.89%) CMS
12 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (28.30%) MS Excel
2 30 (18.87%) MS Office
3 5 (3.14%) MS Project
3 5 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) Office 365
2 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (22.64%) DNS
2 34 (21.38%) DHCP
3 18 (11.32%) TCP/IP
4 17 (10.69%) WAN
5 14 (8.81%) LAN
6 12 (7.55%) Firewall
7 11 (6.92%) SAN
7 11 (6.92%) Wireless
8 6 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (3.77%) NAS
9 3 (1.89%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.89%) PABX
9 3 (1.89%) VLAN
10 1 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.63%) 3G
10 1 (0.63%) GPRS
10 1 (0.63%) HTTP
10 1 (0.63%) SNMP
10 1 (0.63%) DEFINITY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.14%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.26%) MySQL
5 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.63%) UniData
Development Applications
1 19 (11.95%) PHPUnit
1 19 (11.95%) Behat
2 10 (6.29%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.40%) NUnit
4 7 (4.40%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (1.89%) Subversion
6 2 (1.26%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.26%) LINQPad
7 1 (0.63%) MSBuild
General
1 34 (21.38%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.77%) Retail
4 4 (2.52%) Marketing
5 2 (1.26%) French Language
5 2 (1.26%) German Language
5 2 (1.26%) Back Office
5 2 (1.26%) Publishing
6 1 (0.63%) Military
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (37.74%) Developer
2 28 (17.61%) .NET Developer
3 27 (16.98%) Analyst
4 26 (16.35%) Software Developer
5 24 (15.09%) C# Developer
5 24 (15.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (13.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (13.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (10.69%) Support Analyst
8 13 (8.18%) 1st Line Support
9 12 (7.55%) Support Engineer
10 11 (6.92%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (6.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (5.66%) Help Desk Support
12 9 (5.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (5.03%) SQL DBA
13 8 (5.03%) Desktop Analyst
13 8 (5.03%) Senior DBA
13 8 (5.03%) Senior SQL Server DBA
13 8 (5.03%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.90%) CSS
2 36 (22.64%) HTML
3 35 (22.01%) .NET
4 29 (18.24%) ASP.NET
5 26 (16.35%) jQuery
6 25 (15.72%) Web Services
7 19 (11.95%) REST
8 10 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (4.40%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (3.14%) HTML5
12 4 (2.52%) StructureMap
12 4 (2.52%) CSS3
12 4 (2.52%) WCF
12 4 (2.52%) WPF
12 4 (2.52%) NHibernate
13 3 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (1.26%) KnockoutJS
15 1 (0.63%) AngularJS
15 1 (0.63%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.66%) Blackberry
2 7 (4.40%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.77%) Clustering
4 4 (2.52%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.89%) Biometrics
5 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.26%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) iPad
7 1 (0.63%) iPhone
7 1 (0.63%) Telematics
7 1 (0.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 68 (42.77%) Windows
2 30 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (15.09%) Windows 7
5 23 (14.47%) Linux
6 19 (11.95%) UNIX
7 14 (8.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.77%) Android
9 3 (1.89%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.26%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.63%) CentOS
11 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.75%) MVC
2 31 (19.50%) ITIL
3 29 (18.24%) TDD
4 26 (16.35%) Unit Testing
4 26 (16.35%) BDD
5 25 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (11.95%) OO PHP
7 19 (11.95%) Requirements Analysis
7 19 (11.95%) OO
8 12 (7.55%) User Stories
9 10 (6.29%) CRM
9 10 (6.29%) Software Engineering
10 7 (4.40%) Business Analysis
10 7 (4.40%) Workflow Management
10 7 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (4.40%) Performance Testing
10 7 (4.40%) Code Coverage
10 7 (4.40%) Project Management
10 7 (4.40%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 65 (40.88%) SQL
2 53 (33.33%) C#
3 38 (23.90%) JavaScript
4 21 (13.21%) T-SQL
5 20 (12.58%) PHP
6 16 (10.06%) Python
7 13 (8.18%) Java
8 12 (7.55%) C++
9 3 (1.89%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 26 (16.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 26 (16.35%) Degree
2 20 (12.58%) MCSE
3 15 (9.43%) MCP
4 11 (6.92%) MCSA
5 10 (6.29%) MCITP
6 7 (4.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.52%) CCNA
8 3 (1.89%) HNC
8 3 (1.89%) HND
8 3 (1.89%) CCA
8 3 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (30.82%) Active Directory
2 32 (20.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (11.95%) iptables
4 12 (7.55%) VMware ESX
5 9 (5.66%) XenApp
6 7 (4.40%) XenDesktop
6 7 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.14%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.26%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (9.43%) SCCM
2 7 (4.40%) WSUS
3 6 (3.77%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.14%) SCSM
4 5 (3.14%) ARCserve
5 4 (2.52%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (2.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.26%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (27.67%) VMware
2 31 (19.50%) Citrix
3 10 (6.29%) HP
3 10 (6.29%) Cisco
4 8 (5.03%) IBM
4 8 (5.03%) Cognos
4 8 (5.03%) Dell
4 8 (5.03%) CA
5 7 (4.40%) Apple
6 6 (3.77%) Symantec
6 6 (3.77%) Websense
7 5 (3.14%) Sophos
7 5 (3.14%) SolarWinds
7 5 (3.14%) Lumension
8 4 (2.52%) WatchGuard
8 4 (2.52%) Veeam
8 4 (2.52%) NetApp
9 3 (1.89%) Altiris
9 3 (1.89%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.89%) 3PAR
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