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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 18 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 36 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 10.90% 19.15% 16.23%
As % of the Vendors category 19.10% 29.03% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 20
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £68,000 £65,900
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
89 124 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 57.05% 65.96% 51.32%
Number of salaries quoted 69 98 103
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £90,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 51 (72.86%) Finance
2 36 (51.43%) SQL Server
3 34 (48.57%) SQL
4 31 (44.29%) MS Excel
5 23 (32.86%) C#
5 23 (32.86%) .NET
6 18 (25.71%) Data Modelling
7 16 (22.86%) Oracle
8 15 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (20.00%) Web Services
9 14 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 13 (18.57%) Oracle Database
10 13 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (18.57%) ETL
10 13 (18.57%) IBM
10 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (15.71%) Migration
12 11 (15.71%) Windows
13 10 (14.29%) Cognos
13 10 (14.29%) VB
13 10 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
13 10 (14.29%) Toad
13 10 (14.29%) Essbase
13 10 (14.29%) QlikView
13 10 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
13 10 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
13 10 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.29%) IIS
2 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.43%) SugarCRM
4 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 31 (44.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.43%) MS Office
3 4 (5.71%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.86%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
2 8 (11.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) SAN
2 7 (10.00%) SNMP
3 6 (8.57%) DNS
3 6 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (4.29%) HTTP
5 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.86%) Firewall
5 2 (2.86%) Network Security
6 1 (1.43%) FWSM
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.43%) IPsec
6 1 (1.43%) TACACS
6 1 (1.43%) VPN
6 1 (1.43%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.43%) LAN
6 1 (1.43%) WAN
6 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (18.57%) Oracle Database
3 13 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (14.29%) Essbase
5 10 (14.29%) QlikView
5 10 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (12.86%) RDBMS
7 8 (11.43%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 8 (11.43%) Cognos Report Studio
7 8 (11.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (4.29%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.86%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Toad
1 10 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
2 9 (12.86%) Selenium
3 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.57%) FitNesse
3 6 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.29%) JBehave
4 3 (4.29%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.29%) WebLOAD
4 3 (4.29%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (4.29%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.86%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (2.86%) ERwin
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 51 (72.86%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Back Office
3 8 (11.43%) Banking
3 8 (11.43%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (24.29%) Developer
1 17 (24.29%) Analyst
2 11 (15.71%) Senior Developer
3 9 (12.86%) .NET Software Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Senior .NET Developer
3 9 (12.86%) .NET Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Senior Software Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Software Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Architect
4 7 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 7 (10.00%) Programmer
5 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 6 (8.57%) Senior QA Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) QA Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.14%) Applications Architect
6 5 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 5 (7.14%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.86%) .NET
2 14 (20.00%) Web Services
3 6 (8.57%) HTML
3 6 (8.57%) Apache Flex
3 6 (8.57%) HTML5
4 5 (7.14%) REST
4 5 (7.14%) Spring
4 5 (7.14%) WCF
4 5 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 5 (7.14%) SOAP
5 3 (4.29%) SAP XI
6 2 (2.86%) Dojo
7 1 (1.43%) XML
7 1 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.86%) Mainframe
3 8 (11.43%) N-Tier
4 6 (8.57%) EqualLogic
5 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.86%) Replication
6 2 (2.86%) Clustering
6 2 (2.86%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.43%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.43%) SecurID
7 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.43%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.43%) Equities
7 1 (1.43%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Windows
2 2 (2.86%) Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) Data Modelling
2 15 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (18.57%) ETL
3 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (15.71%) Migration
6 10 (14.29%) Analytics
7 6 (8.57%) UML
7 6 (8.57%) OO
7 6 (8.57%) Automated Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Automation Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Coaching
8 5 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.14%) System Testing
8 5 (7.14%) OOD
9 4 (5.71%) Change Management
9 4 (5.71%) Information Security
9 4 (5.71%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (48.57%) SQL
2 23 (32.86%) C#
3 10 (14.29%) VB
4 9 (12.86%) VB.NET
4 9 (12.86%) Java
4 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.71%) PowerHouse
5 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.29%) Perl
7 2 (2.86%) LINC
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) CCNP
1 6 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (8.57%) VCP5
2 5 (7.14%) CCNA
3 2 (2.86%) MCP
3 2 (2.86%) VCP4
4 1 (1.43%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.29%) XenServer
2 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) Cacti
2 1 (1.43%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Oracle
2 13 (18.57%) IBM
3 10 (14.29%) Cognos
3 10 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
3 10 (14.29%) Tableau
4 9 (12.86%) Unisys
5 7 (10.00%) Business Objects
6 6 (8.57%) Cisco
6 6 (8.57%) NetApp
6 6 (8.57%) CheckPoint
6 6 (8.57%) VMware
7 5 (7.14%) Riverbed
7 5 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 4 (5.71%) ArcSight
8 4 (5.71%) F5
9 3 (4.29%) SAP
9 3 (4.29%) HP
10 2 (2.86%) CA
10 2 (2.86%) Sybase
11 1 (1.43%) FactSet