The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Crawley region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 92 86 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 21.85% 15.30% 11.69%
As % of the Vendors category 45.10% 30.82% 43.37%
Number of salaries quoted 77 70 72
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
204 279 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 48.46% 49.64% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 174 227 143
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £64,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
West Sussex

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 30 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Crawley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 109 (59.89%) SQL Server
2 84 (46.15%) Windows
3 73 (40.11%) Finance
4 66 (36.26%) MS Excel
5 65 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 57 (31.32%) .NET
6 57 (31.32%) SQL
7 46 (25.27%) IIS
7 46 (25.27%) SharePoint
8 44 (24.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 42 (23.08%) MS Office
10 39 (21.43%) VMware
11 34 (18.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 34 (18.68%) ASP.NET
12 31 (17.03%) C#
13 30 (16.48%) DNS
14 28 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
15 27 (14.84%) Enterprise Architecture
16 26 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
16 26 (14.29%) DHCP
16 26 (14.29%) JavaScript
16 26 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
17 25 (13.74%) TCP/IP
17 25 (13.74%) MS Exchange
18 24 (13.19%) Firewall
18 24 (13.19%) Windows 8
19 23 (12.64%) Citrix
20 22 (12.09%) CRM
20 22 (12.09%) ITIL
20 22 (12.09%) Degree

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 46 (25.27%) IIS
1 46 (25.27%) SharePoint
2 26 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 25 (13.74%) MS Exchange
4 15 (8.24%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (8.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (5.49%) Lync
7 6 (3.30%) Apache
8 5 (2.75%) SAS
8 5 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.20%) CMS
10 3 (1.65%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 66 (36.26%) MS Excel
2 42 (23.08%) MS Office
3 5 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.65%) MS Project
5 1 (0.55%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.10%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.14%) SaaS
2 5 (2.75%) IaaS
3 4 (2.20%) Office 365
4 3 (1.65%) Basecamp
5 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (16.48%) DNS
2 26 (14.29%) DHCP
3 25 (13.74%) TCP/IP
4 24 (13.19%) Firewall
5 20 (10.99%) FTP
6 18 (9.89%) Wi-Fi
7 16 (8.79%) WAN
7 16 (8.79%) LAN
7 16 (8.79%) VPN
7 16 (8.79%) DMZ
8 12 (6.59%) SAN
9 11 (6.04%) Internet
10 10 (5.49%) VoIP
11 1 (0.55%) Wireless
11 1 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.55%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (59.89%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.14%) MySQL
2 13 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.75%) DTS
6 5 (2.75%) QlikView
7 2 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.10%) Cognos Impromptu
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.65%) RequisitePro
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.10%) Selenium
3 2 (1.10%) PHPUnit
3 2 (1.10%) Subversion
3 2 (1.10%) Toad
4 1 (0.55%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 73 (40.11%) Finance
2 21 (11.54%) Marketing
3 16 (8.79%) Banking
4 15 (8.24%) Investment Banking
5 11 (6.04%) Retail
6 9 (4.95%) Manufacturing
7 8 (4.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (3.85%) Military
9 6 (3.30%) Electronics
10 5 (2.75%) Telecoms
10 5 (2.75%) Aerospace
11 3 (1.65%) Back Office
12 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (31.32%) Analyst
2 41 (22.53%) Developer
3 29 (15.93%) Architect
4 26 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 22 (12.09%) Support Engineer
6 18 (9.89%) Junior
6 18 (9.89%) C# Developer
7 17 (9.34%) Software Developer
8 16 (8.79%) Junior Architect
9 15 (8.24%) Agile C# Developer
9 15 (8.24%) C# Programmer
9 15 (8.24%) C# Software Developer
9 15 (8.24%) Software Programmer
9 15 (8.24%) Developer Analyst
9 15 (8.24%) C# Software Engineer
9 15 (8.24%) Programmer
9 15 (8.24%) Software Engineer
9 15 (8.24%) Integration Architect
9 15 (8.24%) Applications Support
10 13 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (31.32%) .NET
2 34 (18.68%) ASP.NET
3 20 (10.99%) CSS
3 20 (10.99%) HTML
4 15 (8.24%) WPF
4 15 (8.24%) WinForms
5 10 (5.49%) LAMP
6 6 (3.30%) Software Packaging
6 6 (3.30%) Web Services
7 5 (2.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 5 (2.75%) jQuery
8 3 (1.65%) XML
8 3 (1.65%) JSON
9 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.55%) NHibernate
10 1 (0.55%) Ajax
10 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.55%) HTML5
10 1 (0.55%) WCF
10 1 (0.55%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.30%) Replication
3 5 (2.75%) Data Extraction
4 4 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.65%) Open Source
6 2 (1.10%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.10%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.10%) PKI
6 2 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.55%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.55%) Firmware
7 1 (0.55%) CPLD
7 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.55%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 84 (46.15%) Windows
2 44 (24.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (13.19%) Windows 8
5 22 (12.09%) Windows 7
6 21 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (10.44%) Linux
8 7 (3.85%) UNIX
9 6 (3.30%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.65%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.84%) Enterprise Architecture
2 22 (12.09%) CRM
2 22 (12.09%) ITIL
3 16 (8.79%) TDD
4 15 (8.24%) Security Architecture
4 15 (8.24%) Performance Monitoring
4 15 (8.24%) Software Engineering
4 15 (8.24%) SOA
5 14 (7.69%) ERP
5 14 (7.69%) Project Management
6 11 (6.04%) Service Management
6 11 (6.04%) Change Management
6 11 (6.04%) Workflow
6 11 (6.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (5.49%) OO
8 8 (4.40%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (3.85%) Data Analysis
10 6 (3.30%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (3.30%) Data Protection
10 6 (3.30%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (31.32%) SQL
2 31 (17.03%) C#
3 26 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 17 (9.34%) C++
5 12 (6.59%) PHP
6 11 (6.04%) VB
7 9 (4.95%) VB6
8 8 (4.40%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.20%) C
10 3 (1.65%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.65%) VBScript
10 3 (1.65%) Java
11 2 (1.10%) Tcl
12 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (18.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (12.09%) Degree
3 16 (8.79%) MCSE
4 10 (5.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (4.95%) MCITP
6 4 (2.20%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.20%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.20%) HNC
6 4 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.65%) MCP
8 2 (1.10%) NCDA
8 2 (1.10%) NCIE
8 2 (1.10%) MCSA
8 2 (1.10%) CCNA
9 1 (0.55%) CISSP
9 1 (0.55%) MOS
9 1 (0.55%) CEH
9 1 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.54%) SLA
2 9 (4.95%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 20 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.24%) vSphere
4 12 (6.59%) VMware ESX
5 8 (4.40%) XenApp
5 8 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (3.30%) Xen
7 3 (1.65%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.65%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.10%) Squid
9 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.55%) UAG
Systems Management
1 20 (10.99%) SCOM
2 15 (8.24%) Tivoli
3 13 (7.14%) SCCM
4 9 (4.95%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.65%) WSUS
5 3 (1.65%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.10%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.10%) Nagios
7 1 (0.55%) Nessus
7 1 (0.55%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 39 (21.43%) VMware
2 23 (12.64%) Citrix
3 8 (4.40%) Google
4 7 (3.85%) Cisco
5 6 (3.30%) Oracle
5 6 (3.30%) Apple
5 6 (3.30%) Intel
6 4 (2.20%) SAP
6 4 (2.20%) Juniper
6 4 (2.20%) NetApp
7 3 (1.65%) Symantec
7 3 (1.65%) Sage
7 3 (1.65%) HP
7 3 (1.65%) Adobe
7 3 (1.65%) Brocade
7 3 (1.65%) hybris
8 2 (1.10%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.10%) Northgate
8 2 (1.10%) Cognos
8 2 (1.10%) Business Objects
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
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