The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 26 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 17.81% 19.31% 18.92%
As % of the Vendors category 36.11% 37.33% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 25
Average salary £67,500 £58,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.89% +23.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £38,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,750 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Docklands, London region.

Vendors Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
72 75 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 49.32% 51.72% 67.03%
Number of salaries quoted 58 66 94
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £74,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 47 (72.31%) Windows
2 40 (61.54%) VMware
3 35 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (50.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (46.15%) MS Office
6 28 (43.08%) Active Directory
6 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (40.00%) HP
7 26 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 25 (38.46%) MS Exchange
8 25 (38.46%) WAN
8 25 (38.46%) Firewall
9 24 (36.92%) Hyper-V
10 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (35.38%) LAN
10 23 (35.38%) Dell
11 22 (33.85%) SLA
11 22 (33.85%) IIS
11 22 (33.85%) SQL
11 22 (33.85%) Finance
11 22 (33.85%) iPhone
12 21 (32.31%) Android
12 21 (32.31%) Exchange Server 2007
13 20 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
13 20 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (30.77%) Blackberry
13 20 (30.77%) C
13 20 (30.77%) Windows XP
14 19 (29.23%) VoIP
14 19 (29.23%) Terminal Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 25 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 22 (33.85%) IIS
3 21 (32.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 30 (46.15%) MS Office
2 17 (26.15%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.62%) MS Project
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) SoftLayer
1 2 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (3.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 25 (38.46%) WAN
2 25 (38.46%) Firewall
3 23 (35.38%) LAN
4 19 (29.23%) VoIP
5 9 (13.85%) SAN
6 7 (10.77%) DNS
7 5 (7.69%) Network Security
8 4 (6.15%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (6.15%) NetScaler
8 4 (6.15%) DHCP
9 3 (4.62%) VPN
9 3 (4.62%) SSL
9 3 (4.62%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.08%) VPLS
10 2 (3.08%) Wireshark
10 2 (3.08%) WebEx
10 2 (3.08%) IPsec
10 2 (3.08%) MPLS
10 2 (3.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (33.85%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Marketing
3 3 (4.62%) Advertising
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Billing
4 2 (3.08%) Legal
4 2 (3.08%) Front Office
4 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 19 (29.23%) 2nd Line Support
2 19 (29.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 15 (23.08%) IT Support
3 15 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Administrator
4 8 (12.31%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.15%) DBA
6 4 (6.15%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) HTML
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) CSS
2 1 (1.54%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) iPhone
2 20 (30.77%) Blackberry
3 10 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.69%) Replication
4 5 (7.69%) Statistics
5 4 (6.15%) Clustering
5 4 (6.15%) Mainframe
5 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.62%) User Experience
7 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (3.08%) Public Cloud
7 2 (3.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (3.08%) EqualLogic
7 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.08%) Handset
7 2 (3.08%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 47 (72.31%) Windows
2 35 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (32.31%) Android
6 20 (30.77%) Windows XP
7 19 (29.23%) Windows Vista
7 19 (29.23%) Windows 8
8 13 (20.00%) Linux
9 6 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.08%) AIX
11 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Kalman Filter
2 11 (16.92%) ITIL
3 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
4 8 (12.31%) Change Control
5 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.69%) Project Management
7 5 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (6.15%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (6.15%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.15%) Use Case
8 4 (6.15%) CRM
9 3 (4.62%) Scrum
9 3 (4.62%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.08%) Multithreading
10 2 (3.08%) Product Marketing
10 2 (3.08%) Time Management
10 2 (3.08%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.85%) SQL
2 20 (30.77%) C
3 4 (6.15%) LINC
4 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.08%) C#
5 1 (1.54%) PHP
5 1 (1.54%) VBScript
5 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (6.15%) MCP
4 3 (4.62%) CCNA
4 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.62%) A+ Certification
4 3 (4.62%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (4.62%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.08%) VCP5
5 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (33.85%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 33 (50.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (43.08%) Active Directory
3 24 (36.92%) Hyper-V
4 19 (29.23%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.15%) SRDF
5 4 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.08%) XenServer
7 2 (3.08%) Docker
7 2 (3.08%) RHEV
7 2 (3.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.08%) SCCM
2 2 (3.08%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.54%) WMI
3 1 (1.54%) WSUS
3 1 (1.54%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 40 (61.54%) VMware
2 26 (40.00%) HP
3 23 (35.38%) Dell
4 16 (24.62%) Citrix
5 13 (20.00%) Cisco
6 8 (12.31%) Red Hat
7 7 (10.77%) EMC
8 5 (7.69%) Altiris
9 4 (6.15%) Riverbed
9 4 (6.15%) Unisys
9 4 (6.15%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.08%) Apple
10 2 (3.08%) Bloomberg
10 2 (3.08%) Remedy
10 2 (3.08%) NetApp
10 2 (3.08%) Google
11 1 (1.54%) Veeam
11 1 (1.54%) Oracle
11 1 (1.54%) IBM
11 1 (1.54%) OpenLink
Docklands
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago