The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 79 56 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 31.23% 30.60% 23.28%
As % of the Vendors category 47.31% 56.57% 48.41%
Number of salaries quoted 75 54 59
Median salary £50,000 £25,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+96.07% -43.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,650 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £49,200
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Vendors Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
167 99 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 66.01% 54.10% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 142 92 91
Median salary £50,000 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £24,625
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Croydon region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Croydon

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Croydon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 92 (50.00%) Windows
2 73 (39.67%) MS Excel
3 69 (37.50%) ITIL
4 62 (33.70%) Active Directory
5 56 (30.43%) MS Office
6 55 (29.89%) SQL
7 54 (29.35%) SQL Server
8 41 (22.28%) MS Exchange
9 38 (20.65%) .NET
10 36 (19.57%) C#
10 36 (19.57%) SLA
11 34 (18.48%) VMware
11 34 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (18.48%) Skype for Business
12 33 (17.93%) Resource Management
13 32 (17.39%) Incident Management
14 30 (16.30%) Service Delivery
15 29 (15.76%) ASP.NET
15 29 (15.76%) Finance
15 29 (15.76%) Windows 7
16 28 (15.22%) Office 365
16 28 (15.22%) SharePoint
16 28 (15.22%) Dell
17 27 (14.67%) Citrix
18 26 (14.13%) HP
18 26 (14.13%) Supplier Management
18 26 (14.13%) Problem Management
19 25 (13.59%) Network Management
20 24 (13.04%) PRINCE2
21 22 (11.96%) Degree

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (22.28%) MS Exchange
2 34 (18.48%) Skype for Business
3 28 (15.22%) SharePoint
4 17 (9.24%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (8.15%) SharePoint Server
6 12 (6.52%) IIS
7 8 (4.35%) Apache
8 2 (1.09%) CMS
8 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.54%) Mule
9 1 (0.54%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 73 (39.67%) MS Excel
2 56 (30.43%) MS Office
3 11 (5.98%) MS Project
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.54%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 28 (15.22%) Office 365
2 19 (10.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.54%) IaaS
4 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.24%) LAN
1 17 (9.24%) WAN
2 16 (8.70%) Unified Communications
3 11 (5.98%) Firewall
4 10 (5.43%) DNS
5 9 (4.89%) SAN
6 7 (3.80%) iSCSI
6 7 (3.80%) SMTP
7 6 (3.26%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (3.26%) Wireless
8 3 (1.63%) DHCP
8 3 (1.63%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.63%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.09%) SNMP
10 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.54%) HTTP
10 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.54%) Intranet
10 1 (0.54%) NAS
10 1 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (29.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.80%) MySQL
4 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.09%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.89%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.09%) FitNesse
3 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.54%) Maven
4 1 (0.54%) Moq
4 1 (0.54%) NUnit
4 1 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.54%) Subversion
4 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.54%) Toad
General
1 29 (15.76%) Finance
2 10 (5.43%) Marketing
2 10 (5.43%) Retail
3 4 (2.17%) Legal
4 2 (1.09%) Advertising
5 1 (0.54%) Back Office
5 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (20.65%) Analyst
2 37 (20.11%) Developer
3 25 (13.59%) Service Analyst
4 24 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 23 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 21 (11.41%) Service Desk Analyst
7 19 (10.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (10.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 18 (9.78%) 1st Line Support
9 17 (9.24%) SharePoint Developer
9 17 (9.24%) Team Leader
10 16 (8.70%) Help Desk Analyst
11 15 (8.15%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (7.61%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 13 (7.07%) Help Desk Support
13 13 (7.07%) Project Manager
14 12 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
14 12 (6.52%) First Line Help Desk Support
14 12 (6.52%) Help Desk Support Analyst
14 12 (6.52%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.65%) .NET
2 29 (15.76%) ASP.NET
3 22 (11.96%) Web Services
4 19 (10.33%) WCF
5 12 (6.52%) WPF
6 11 (5.98%) XML
7 9 (4.89%) .NET Framework
7 9 (4.89%) Entity Framework
8 3 (1.63%) REST
8 3 (1.63%) SOAP
9 2 (1.09%) Ajax
9 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.09%) jQuery
10 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.54%) JDBC
10 1 (0.54%) JMS
10 1 (0.54%) JSON
10 1 (0.54%) XSD
10 1 (0.54%) XSL
10 1 (0.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.43%) EPoS
2 8 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.80%) EqualLogic
3 7 (3.80%) Replication
4 6 (3.26%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.72%) Health Informatics
5 5 (2.72%) Informatics
5 5 (2.72%) iPad
5 5 (2.72%) iPhone
6 2 (1.09%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.09%) Fintech
6 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 92 (50.00%) Windows
2 29 (15.76%) Windows 7
3 21 (11.41%) Windows Server
4 20 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (9.78%) Linux
6 11 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.72%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.72%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (2.72%) Windows NT
9 4 (2.17%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.63%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.09%) CentOS
11 2 (1.09%) Unix
12 1 (0.54%) Debian
12 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (37.50%) ITIL
2 34 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (17.93%) Resource Management
4 32 (17.39%) Incident Management
5 30 (16.30%) Service Delivery
6 26 (14.13%) Problem Management
6 26 (14.13%) Supplier Management
7 25 (13.59%) Network Management
8 24 (13.04%) PRINCE2
9 22 (11.96%) Project Management
10 20 (10.87%) MVC
10 20 (10.87%) Waterfall
11 18 (9.78%) Software Engineering
12 16 (8.70%) Service Management
13 14 (7.61%) ITIL V3
14 12 (6.52%) Asset Management
15 11 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (5.98%) Line Management
15 11 (5.98%) Mentoring
15 11 (5.98%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (29.89%) SQL
2 36 (19.57%) C#
3 17 (9.24%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.61%) VBScript
5 12 (6.52%) PowerShell
6 11 (5.98%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.80%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.17%) VB
9 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.54%) C
10 1 (0.54%) C++
10 1 (0.54%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (11.96%) Degree
2 17 (9.24%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.26%) ISEB
4 6 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.26%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.17%) MCSE
7 3 (1.63%) CCA
7 3 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.63%) MCP
7 3 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.09%) CISA
8 2 (1.09%) CISM
8 2 (1.09%) CISSP
8 2 (1.09%) IISP
8 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.54%) APMP
9 1 (0.54%) CCNA
9 1 (0.54%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (19.57%) SLA
2 9 (4.89%) QA
3 7 (3.80%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.72%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 62 (33.70%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.52%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.43%) vSphere
5 8 (4.35%) XenApp
5 8 (4.35%) XenDesktop
6 7 (3.80%) vCloud
7 3 (1.63%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.54%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (8.15%) SCCM
2 7 (3.80%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.09%) SCOM
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.54%) CloudHub
5 1 (0.54%) Puppet
5 1 (0.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (18.48%) VMware
2 28 (15.22%) Dell
3 27 (14.67%) Citrix
4 26 (14.13%) HP
5 12 (6.52%) Oracle
6 9 (4.89%) CommVault
6 9 (4.89%) EPiServer
6 9 (4.89%) NetApp
6 9 (4.89%) ServiceNow
7 7 (3.80%) Apple
7 7 (3.80%) Cisco
7 7 (3.80%) Vyatta
7 7 (3.80%) Zerto
8 6 (3.26%) Adobe
8 6 (3.26%) Autodesk
9 5 (2.72%) Fujitsu
9 5 (2.72%) MobileIron
9 5 (2.72%) Retalix
9 5 (2.72%) Retek
9 5 (2.72%) Veeam
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