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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 9 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 27 34 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 19.15% 18.38% 15.45%
As % of the Vendors category 38.03% 27.42% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 23
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +50.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £43,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £70,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
71 124 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 50.35% 67.03% 53.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63 94 108
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £43,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £90,000 £75,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 52 (69.33%) Finance
2 35 (46.67%) MS Excel
3 33 (44.00%) SQL
3 33 (44.00%) SQL Server
4 26 (34.67%) C#
5 24 (32.00%) .NET
6 20 (26.67%) Data Modelling
7 18 (24.00%) Oracle
8 17 (22.67%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (21.33%) Relational Database
10 15 (20.00%) Oracle Database
10 15 (20.00%) ETL
10 15 (20.00%) IBM
10 15 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (18.67%) Web Services
11 14 (18.67%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (18.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (17.33%) Windows
13 12 (16.00%) Cognos
13 12 (16.00%) MS Office
13 12 (16.00%) MicroStrategy
13 12 (16.00%) Toad
13 12 (16.00%) Essbase
13 12 (16.00%) Cognos TM1
13 12 (16.00%) Oracle BI EE
13 12 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (16.00%) Oracle APEX
13 12 (16.00%) QlikView
13 12 (16.00%) Oracle ODI
13 12 (16.00%) Analytics

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.33%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (5.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.33%) SugarCRM
4 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.00%) MS Office
3 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Cognos TM1
2 8 (10.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) SAN
2 7 (9.33%) SNMP
3 6 (8.00%) DNS
3 6 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.67%) Firewall
5 2 (2.67%) Network Security
6 1 (1.33%) FWSM
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.33%) IPsec
6 1 (1.33%) VPN
6 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.33%) HTTP
6 1 (1.33%) LAN
6 1 (1.33%) WAN
6 1 (1.33%) Internet
6 1 (1.33%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.33%) Relational Database
3 15 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 15 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (18.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (16.00%) Essbase
5 12 (16.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (16.00%) QlikView
5 12 (16.00%) Oracle ODI
6 11 (14.67%) RDBMS
7 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (10.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 8 (10.67%) Cognos Report Studio
8 8 (10.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.67%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Toad
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle APEX
2 9 (12.00%) Selenium
3 8 (10.67%) Visual Studio
3 8 (10.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (10.67%) FitNesse
4 2 (2.67%) ERwin
4 2 (2.67%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.33%) WebLOAD
5 1 (1.33%) JBehave
5 1 (1.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 52 (69.33%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Banking
2 10 (13.33%) Investment Banking
3 9 (12.00%) Back Office
4 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Analyst
2 18 (24.00%) Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Architect
5 8 (10.67%) Software Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) QA Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 8 (10.67%) .NET Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Senior QA Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Analyst Programmer
6 7 (9.33%) Programmer
7 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Applications Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.00%) .NET
2 14 (18.67%) Web Services
3 8 (10.67%) HTML
3 8 (10.67%) Apache Flex
3 8 (10.67%) HTML5
4 5 (6.67%) REST
4 5 (6.67%) Spring
4 5 (6.67%) WCF
4 5 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 5 (6.67%) SOAP
5 3 (4.00%) SAP XI
6 2 (2.67%) Dojo
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (8.00%) N-Tier
2 6 (8.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Clustering
4 2 (2.67%) Replication
4 2 (2.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.33%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.33%) SecurID
5 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.33%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.33%) Equities
5 1 (1.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.67%) Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) Data Modelling
2 17 (22.67%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (20.00%) ETL
4 14 (18.67%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (16.00%) Analytics
6 10 (13.33%) Migration
7 8 (10.67%) Automated Testing
7 8 (10.67%) Automation Testing
8 6 (8.00%) UML
8 6 (8.00%) OO
9 5 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.67%) System Testing
9 5 (6.67%) OOD
10 4 (5.33%) Change Management
10 4 (5.33%) Information Management
10 4 (5.33%) Information Security
10 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
10 4 (5.33%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.00%) SQL
2 26 (34.67%) C#
3 9 (12.00%) Java
3 9 (12.00%) VB
4 8 (10.67%) VB.NET
4 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.33%) PowerHouse
6 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.00%) Perl
8 2 (2.67%) LINC
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) CCNP
1 6 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (8.00%) VCP5
2 5 (6.67%) CCNA
3 2 (2.67%) MCP
3 2 (2.67%) VCP4
4 1 (1.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.00%) XenServer
2 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.33%) Cacti
1 1 (1.33%) SCCM
1 1 (1.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Oracle
2 15 (20.00%) IBM
3 12 (16.00%) Cognos
3 12 (16.00%) MicroStrategy
3 12 (16.00%) Tableau
4 9 (12.00%) Unisys
4 9 (12.00%) Business Objects
5 6 (8.00%) Cisco
5 6 (8.00%) NetApp
5 6 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (8.00%) VMware
6 5 (6.67%) Riverbed
6 5 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.33%) F5
7 4 (5.33%) ArcSight
8 3 (4.00%) SAP
9 2 (2.67%) Sybase
9 2 (2.67%) CA
10 1 (1.33%) FactSet
10 1 (1.33%) HP