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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 5 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 86 106 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 22.75% 21.37% 10.88%
As % of the Vendors category 39.45% 45.30% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75 94 60
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,850
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
218 234 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 57.67% 47.18% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 200 211 254
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £47,500 £67,500
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 22 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Crawley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 22 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 73 (43.20%) Windows
2 67 (39.64%) SQL
3 64 (37.87%) SQL Server
4 59 (34.91%) C#
5 49 (28.99%) VMware
6 45 (26.63%) Active Directory
7 44 (26.04%) DNS
8 42 (24.85%) .NET
8 42 (24.85%) Finance
9 41 (24.26%) JavaScript
9 41 (24.26%) CSS
9 41 (24.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 37 (21.89%) HTML
11 36 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
12 35 (20.71%) MVC
12 35 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (20.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (20.12%) DHCP
14 33 (19.53%) MS Excel
15 32 (18.93%) MS Exchange
16 31 (18.34%) TDD
16 31 (18.34%) Unit Testing
17 30 (17.75%) WAN
17 30 (17.75%) ASP.NET
17 30 (17.75%) Web Services
18 29 (17.16%) ITIL
18 29 (17.16%) MS Office
19 28 (16.57%) jQuery
20 27 (15.98%) Linux
21 26 (15.38%) TCP/IP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 32 (18.93%) MS Exchange
2 25 (14.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (11.83%) Apache
4 19 (11.24%) nginx
5 17 (10.06%) Lync
6 15 (8.88%) IIS
7 14 (8.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (7.10%) SharePoint
8 12 (7.10%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (4.14%) CMS
11 3 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (19.53%) MS Excel
2 29 (17.16%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.96%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.73%) Office 365
2 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) Symantec.cloud
4 1 (0.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 44 (26.04%) DNS
2 34 (20.12%) DHCP
3 30 (17.75%) WAN
4 26 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 23 (13.61%) LAN
6 22 (13.02%) Firewall
7 19 (11.24%) SAN
8 12 (7.10%) NAS
9 8 (4.73%) Wireless
10 7 (4.14%) VLAN
11 6 (3.55%) Unified Communications
12 4 (2.37%) VPN
13 3 (1.78%) SSL
13 3 (1.78%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (1.18%) PABX
14 2 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
14 2 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (1.18%) iSCSI
14 2 (1.18%) Network Security
14 2 (1.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (37.87%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (6.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (5.92%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.78%) MySQL
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.59%) OLAP
8 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.59%) OLTP
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.59%) UniData
Development Applications
1 19 (11.24%) PHPUnit
1 19 (11.24%) Behat
2 17 (10.06%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.10%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (7.10%) NUnit
4 9 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.37%) LINQPad
5 4 (2.37%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.78%) Subversion
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.59%) MSBuild
General
1 42 (24.85%) Finance
2 8 (4.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.96%) Publishing
4 4 (2.37%) Marketing
5 3 (1.78%) Back Office
6 2 (1.18%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.18%) Retail
7 1 (0.59%) French Language
7 1 (0.59%) German Language
7 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.59%) Billing
7 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (37.87%) Developer
2 30 (17.75%) Analyst
3 28 (16.57%) Software Developer
3 28 (16.57%) .NET Developer
4 26 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 24 (14.20%) ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (14.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (14.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (13.61%) Support Analyst
7 14 (8.28%) Support Engineer
7 14 (8.28%) DBA
7 14 (8.28%) SQL DBA
8 13 (7.69%) Senior DBA
8 13 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
8 13 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
8 13 (7.69%) Desktop Support
9 12 (7.10%) Senior SQL Server DBA
10 11 (6.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (6.51%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (24.85%) .NET
2 41 (24.26%) CSS
3 37 (21.89%) HTML
4 30 (17.75%) ASP.NET
4 30 (17.75%) Web Services
5 28 (16.57%) jQuery
6 19 (11.24%) REST
7 13 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (7.10%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (2.96%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (2.96%) HTML5
10 4 (2.37%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (2.37%) CSS3
10 4 (2.37%) StructureMap
10 4 (2.37%) WCF
10 4 (2.37%) WPF
10 4 (2.37%) NHibernate
11 2 (1.18%) JMS
11 2 (1.18%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.28%) Clustering
2 9 (5.33%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (3.55%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.37%) Replication
4 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.37%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.78%) Biometrics
5 3 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.59%) GIS
6 1 (0.59%) User Experience
6 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.59%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 73 (43.20%) Windows
2 41 (24.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (20.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (15.98%) Linux
5 22 (13.02%) Windows 7
6 21 (12.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (11.24%) UNIX
8 7 (4.14%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.55%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.18%) Android
11 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.71%) MVC
1 35 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.34%) TDD
2 31 (18.34%) Unit Testing
3 29 (17.16%) ITIL
4 26 (15.38%) BDD
5 20 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (11.24%) OO PHP
6 19 (11.24%) Continuous Delivery
6 19 (11.24%) OO
6 19 (11.24%) Requirements Analysis
7 18 (10.65%) User Stories
8 16 (9.47%) Load Balancing
9 15 (8.88%) Software Engineering
10 13 (7.69%) Performance Testing
10 13 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (7.10%) High Availability
11 12 (7.10%) Software Delivery
11 12 (7.10%) Code Coverage
11 12 (7.10%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (39.64%) SQL
2 59 (34.91%) C#
3 41 (24.26%) JavaScript
4 22 (13.02%) T-SQL
5 20 (11.83%) PHP
6 17 (10.06%) Python
7 14 (8.28%) Java
8 12 (7.10%) C++
9 5 (2.96%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.59%) PHP5
10 1 (0.59%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (14.20%) Degree
2 18 (10.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (8.28%) MCSE
4 7 (4.14%) MCSA
5 6 (3.55%) MCITP
5 6 (3.55%) MCP
5 6 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.96%) CCNA
7 3 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.18%) HNC
8 2 (1.18%) HND
8 2 (1.18%) CCA
8 2 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.59%) ISEB
9 1 (0.59%) CCNP
9 1 (0.59%) MCTS
9 1 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.92%) SLA
2 2 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 45 (26.63%) Active Directory
2 36 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (11.24%) iptables
4 14 (8.28%) VMware ESX
5 10 (5.92%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (4.73%) XenApp
7 7 (4.14%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (2.96%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.78%) vSphere
9 3 (1.78%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.18%) XenServer
10 2 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.18%) NFS
11 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (7.69%) SCCM
2 10 (5.92%) SCSM
2 10 (5.92%) ARCserve
2 10 (5.92%) WSUS
3 4 (2.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (2.37%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.18%) SCOM
4 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (28.99%) VMware
2 25 (14.79%) Citrix
3 21 (12.43%) Cisco
4 13 (7.69%) Cognos
5 12 (7.10%) IBM
5 12 (7.10%) Dell
6 11 (6.51%) CA
7 10 (5.92%) Lumension
7 10 (5.92%) SolarWinds
7 10 (5.92%) Sophos
8 7 (4.14%) HP
8 7 (4.14%) Riverbed
9 6 (3.55%) Symantec
9 6 (3.55%) Apple
10 5 (2.96%) Websense
10 5 (2.96%) 3Com
11 4 (2.37%) Red Gate
11 4 (2.37%) Oracle
11 4 (2.37%) NetApp
12 3 (1.78%) Red Hat
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-65k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £34000 - £44000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitve Salary + Excellent Benefi
Posted: 18 days ago