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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 78 45 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 34.21% 26.79% 24.89%
As % of the Vendors category 60.94% 58.44% 60.22%
Number of salaries quoted 72 41 49
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
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
128 77 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 56.14% 45.83% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 109 65 76
Median salary £47,500 £43,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Croydon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 71 (46.41%) MS Excel
2 63 (41.18%) Windows
3 61 (39.87%) ITIL
4 57 (37.25%) SQL
5 50 (32.68%) SQL Server
6 49 (32.03%) MS Office
7 47 (30.72%) Active Directory
8 40 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (24.84%) Microsoft Azure
10 34 (22.22%) LAN
10 34 (22.22%) SLA
11 32 (20.92%) .NET
11 32 (20.92%) Windows 7
12 31 (20.26%) Web Services
13 30 (19.61%) C#
13 30 (19.61%) MS Exchange
13 30 (19.61%) SharePoint
14 27 (17.65%) Service Delivery
14 27 (17.65%) VMware
15 26 (16.99%) WAN
15 26 (16.99%) Office 365
16 25 (16.34%) ASP.NET
17 24 (15.69%) Wireless
17 24 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
18 23 (15.03%) Windows Server 2008
19 22 (14.38%) Windows Server 2012
20 21 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
21 19 (12.42%) ITIL Certification
21 19 (12.42%) User Experience
22 18 (11.76%) ITIL V3

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 30 (19.61%) MS Exchange
1 30 (19.61%) SharePoint
2 16 (10.46%) IIS
3 14 (9.15%) JBoss
4 13 (8.50%) Skype for Business
5 8 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (3.92%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.65%) Apache
9 1 (0.65%) CMS
Applications
1 71 (46.41%) MS Excel
2 49 (32.03%) MS Office
3 7 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.96%) MS Project
6 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (10.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.65%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 38 (24.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (16.99%) Office 365
3 17 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.65%) IaaS
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (22.22%) LAN
2 26 (16.99%) WAN
3 24 (15.69%) Wireless
4 18 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 16 (10.46%) SAN
6 14 (9.15%) iSCSI
7 12 (7.84%) DHCP
7 12 (7.84%) DNS
8 11 (7.19%) Firewall
9 9 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (4.58%) VoIP
11 4 (2.61%) Unified Communications
12 3 (1.96%) MPLS
12 3 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (1.31%) Internet
14 1 (0.65%) Skype
14 1 (0.65%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (32.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.15%) MySQL
2 14 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.65%) QlikView
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (9.80%) Jenkins
2 14 (9.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 14 (9.15%) Subversion
3 3 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.31%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.31%) NUnit
4 2 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
General
1 15 (9.80%) Retail
2 13 (8.50%) Finance
3 4 (2.61%) Back Office
3 4 (2.61%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.61%) Marketing
4 1 (0.65%) Advertising
4 1 (0.65%) Billing
4 1 (0.65%) Games
4 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (28.76%) Analyst
2 28 (18.30%) Service Analyst
3 25 (16.34%) Developer
4 24 (15.69%) .NET Developer
5 23 (15.03%) Service Desk Analyst
6 21 (13.73%) Help Desk Analyst
7 20 (13.07%) ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (13.07%) Support Analyst
8 19 (12.42%) Help Desk Support
8 19 (12.42%) Service Desk Support
8 19 (12.42%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 18 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
9 18 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 18 (11.76%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 16 (10.46%) .NET Software Developer
10 16 (10.46%) Software Developer
10 16 (10.46%) SQL Developer
11 15 (9.80%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
11 15 (9.80%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
11 15 (9.80%) First Line Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.92%) .NET
2 31 (20.26%) Web Services
3 25 (16.34%) ASP.NET
4 18 (11.76%) HTML
5 16 (10.46%) HTML5
6 15 (9.80%) Middleware
7 14 (9.15%) Java EE
8 12 (7.84%) WCF
9 5 (3.27%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.61%) CSS
10 4 (2.61%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (1.96%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (1.96%) Entity Framework
11 3 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (1.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.31%) jQuery
12 2 (1.31%) LINQ to SQL
13 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 1 (0.65%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.42%) User Experience
2 16 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.19%) iPad
3 11 (7.19%) iPhone
4 5 (3.27%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.27%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.27%) EqualLogic
4 5 (3.27%) Fintech
5 3 (1.96%) EPoS
5 3 (1.96%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.31%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.65%) Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) CMDB
7 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.65%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.65%) Informatics
7 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.65%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 63 (41.18%) Windows
2 32 (20.92%) Windows 7
3 23 (15.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (14.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 16 (10.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.92%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (3.92%) Windows NT
8 5 (3.27%) Windows 10
8 5 (3.27%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.61%) Linux
10 2 (1.31%) CentOS
11 1 (0.65%) Debian
11 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (39.87%) ITIL
2 40 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 21 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (11.76%) CRM
5 18 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 18 (11.76%) MVC
5 18 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 17 (11.11%) Line Management
7 16 (10.46%) Network Management
7 16 (10.46%) Trend Analysis
8 15 (9.80%) DevOps
8 15 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (9.15%) Infrastructure Management
9 14 (9.15%) Open Source
9 14 (9.15%) Presales
9 14 (9.15%) TOGAF
9 14 (9.15%) Waterfall
9 14 (9.15%) Web Design
10 13 (8.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (37.25%) SQL
2 30 (19.61%) C#
3 16 (10.46%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.80%) VB.NET
5 14 (9.15%) Java
6 12 (7.84%) VBScript
7 5 (3.27%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.65%) C
9 1 (0.65%) C++
9 1 (0.65%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (12.42%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (10.46%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.54%) CCNA
3 10 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.92%) Degree
5 5 (3.27%) CCENT
5 5 (3.27%) Dell Certification
6 3 (1.96%) MCP
6 3 (1.96%) MCSE
7 2 (1.31%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.65%) APMP
8 1 (0.65%) CCNP
8 1 (0.65%) CISA
8 1 (0.65%) CISM
8 1 (0.65%) CISSP
8 1 (0.65%) HNC
8 1 (0.65%) HND
8 1 (0.65%) IISP
8 1 (0.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (22.22%) SLA
2 2 (1.31%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 47 (30.72%) Active Directory
2 24 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.15%) Docker
4 11 (7.19%) Hyper-V
5 9 (5.88%) ISA Server
6 8 (5.23%) vSphere
7 5 (3.27%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (3.27%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.31%) XenApp
9 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (9.80%) Puppet
2 14 (9.15%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.27%) NetBackup
3 5 (3.27%) SCCM
4 3 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.65%) Nagios
5 1 (0.65%) SCOM
5 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (17.65%) VMware
2 16 (10.46%) Dell
3 15 (9.80%) HP
4 14 (9.15%) Cisco
5 12 (7.84%) Apple
6 11 (7.19%) MobileIron
7 8 (5.23%) Citrix
8 7 (4.58%) Oracle
9 6 (3.92%) Retalix
9 6 (3.92%) Retek
9 6 (3.92%) Veeam
10 5 (3.27%) Adobe
10 5 (3.27%) Mitel
10 5 (3.27%) Sophos
11 3 (1.96%) Meraki
11 3 (1.96%) SAP
12 2 (1.31%) CommVault
12 2 (1.31%) NetApp
12 2 (1.31%) Remedy
12 2 (1.31%) ServiceNow
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