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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 23 11
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 82 45 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 19.39% 11.31% 12.09%
As % of the Vendors category 32.16% 28.66% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 77 43 66
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £22,000 £20,125
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £55,000 £45,000
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
255 157 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 60.28% 39.45% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 226 144 217
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Crawley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 75 (43.60%) Active Directory
2 74 (43.02%) MS Excel
3 73 (42.44%) Windows
4 58 (33.72%) VMware
5 51 (29.65%) SQL
6 45 (26.16%) SQL Server
6 45 (26.16%) Finance
7 44 (25.58%) Citrix
7 44 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 41 (23.84%) SharePoint
9 36 (20.93%) .NET
9 36 (20.93%) ITIL
10 33 (19.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (18.60%) ASP.NET
12 28 (16.28%) DNS
13 26 (15.12%) DHCP
14 25 (14.53%) C#
15 24 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
16 23 (13.37%) IIS
16 23 (13.37%) MS Office
16 23 (13.37%) MCSE
16 23 (13.37%) CRM
17 22 (12.79%) Degree
17 22 (12.79%) SCCM
18 21 (12.21%) PRINCE2
18 21 (12.21%) Project Management
18 21 (12.21%) NetBackup
18 21 (12.21%) Windows 7
18 21 (12.21%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 41 (23.84%) SharePoint
2 23 (13.37%) IIS
3 18 (10.47%) MS Project Server
3 18 (10.47%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (8.14%) MS Exchange
5 11 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.91%) nginx
8 5 (2.91%) Apache
9 4 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.16%) Lync
11 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 74 (43.02%) MS Excel
2 23 (13.37%) MS Office
3 20 (11.63%) MS Project
4 8 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) Office 365
2 3 (1.74%) SaaS
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.58%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.28%) DNS
2 26 (15.12%) DHCP
3 13 (7.56%) SAN
3 13 (7.56%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (7.56%) Wireless
3 13 (7.56%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.49%) Internet
4 6 (3.49%) Firewall
5 4 (2.33%) SNMP
6 3 (1.74%) LAN
6 3 (1.74%) WAN
7 2 (1.16%) PABX
8 1 (0.58%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.58%) NAS
8 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (26.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.91%) PHPUnit
1 5 (2.91%) Behat
2 3 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.16%) Subversion
4 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (26.16%) Finance
2 14 (8.14%) Marketing
3 11 (6.40%) Retail
4 6 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.91%) Military
6 2 (1.16%) Electronics
6 2 (1.16%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.58%) French Language
7 1 (0.58%) German Language
7 1 (0.58%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 41 (23.84%) Developer
2 36 (20.93%) Analyst
3 17 (9.88%) .NET Developer
4 16 (9.30%) Project Manager
5 15 (8.72%) Support Analyst
6 14 (8.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (7.56%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.98%) Architect
8 12 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (6.40%) C# Developer
9 11 (6.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (6.40%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (5.81%) Administrator
10 10 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (5.23%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (5.23%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (5.23%) IT Project Manager
12 8 (4.65%) Senior Developer
13 7 (4.07%) 1st Line Support
13 7 (4.07%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (20.93%) .NET
2 32 (18.60%) ASP.NET
3 16 (9.30%) CSS
3 16 (9.30%) HTML
4 7 (4.07%) Web Services
4 7 (4.07%) jQuery
5 5 (2.91%) REST
5 5 (2.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.74%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.16%) CSS3
8 2 (1.16%) HTML5
9 1 (0.58%) StructureMap
9 1 (0.58%) Ajax
9 1 (0.58%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.49%) Blackberry
3 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.16%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (1.16%) E-Learning
4 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.16%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.58%) iPad
5 1 (0.58%) iPhone
5 1 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.58%) Statistics
5 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.58%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 73 (42.44%) Windows
2 33 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (12.21%) Windows 7
5 12 (6.98%) Linux
5 12 (6.98%) UNIX
6 10 (5.81%) Android
7 8 (4.65%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.58%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.93%) ITIL
2 23 (13.37%) CRM
3 21 (12.21%) PRINCE2
3 21 (12.21%) Project Management
4 19 (11.05%) Business Analysis
5 14 (8.14%) MVC
5 14 (8.14%) Mentoring
6 11 (6.40%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (5.81%) OO
7 10 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (5.23%) BDD
8 9 (5.23%) TDD
9 8 (4.65%) Configuration Management
9 8 (4.65%) Capacity Management
10 7 (4.07%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (4.07%) Service Delivery
11 6 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.49%) Supplier Management
12 5 (2.91%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (2.91%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (29.65%) SQL
2 25 (14.53%) C#
3 17 (9.88%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.56%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.49%) VB
6 5 (2.91%) PHP
6 5 (2.91%) VB6
7 4 (2.33%) Java
8 3 (1.74%) C++
8 3 (1.74%) Python
9 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (19.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (13.37%) MCSE
3 22 (12.79%) Degree
4 17 (9.88%) MCP
5 12 (6.98%) MCSA
5 12 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (4.65%) MCITP
6 8 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.74%) CCA
7 3 (1.74%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.16%) CCNA
8 2 (1.16%) HNC
8 2 (1.16%) HND
8 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.14%) SLA
2 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 75 (43.60%) Active Directory
2 44 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.30%) VMware ESX
4 14 (8.14%) XenApp
4 14 (8.14%) XenDesktop
4 14 (8.14%) vSphere
4 14 (8.14%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.91%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.91%) UAG
6 4 (2.33%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (12.79%) SCCM
2 21 (12.21%) NetBackup
3 8 (4.65%) SCOM
4 6 (3.49%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (1.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.74%) WSUS
5 3 (1.74%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.58%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.58%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.58%) SCSM
Vendors
1 58 (33.72%) VMware
2 44 (25.58%) Citrix
3 11 (6.40%) Symantec
4 10 (5.81%) Apple
4 10 (5.81%) HP
5 9 (5.23%) Cisco
6 8 (4.65%) Oracle
7 7 (4.07%) IBM
8 6 (3.49%) Juniper
8 6 (3.49%) NetApp
8 6 (3.49%) Fortinet
8 6 (3.49%) Veeam
9 4 (2.33%) WatchGuard
9 4 (2.33%) Websense
9 4 (2.33%) Cognos
10 3 (1.74%) Dell
10 3 (1.74%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.74%) Altiris
10 3 (1.74%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.16%) Primavera
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