The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Docklands, London region.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 44 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 25.29% 19.79% 12.92%
As % of the Vendors category 45.36% 30.33% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 25
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £43,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
97 122 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 55.75% 65.24% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 84 103 109
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £90,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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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 24 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 53 (65.43%) Finance
2 36 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 31 (38.27%) SQL
4 28 (34.57%) C#
5 27 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 23 (28.40%) .NET
7 20 (24.69%) Data Modelling
8 18 (22.22%) Oracle
9 17 (20.99%) MS Office
9 17 (20.99%) Web Services
9 17 (20.99%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (19.75%) Windows
10 16 (19.75%) Relational Database
11 15 (18.52%) Oracle Database
11 15 (18.52%) Banking
11 15 (18.52%) Investment Banking
11 15 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (18.52%) IBM
11 15 (18.52%) ETL
12 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (17.28%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (14.81%) Automation Testing
13 12 (14.81%) Oracle ODI
13 12 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (14.81%) HTML5
13 12 (14.81%) Tableau
13 12 (14.81%) Analytics
13 12 (14.81%) QlikView
13 12 (14.81%) QA
13 12 (14.81%) Oracle APEX

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 6 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.17%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (6.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (6.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.23%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 36 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 17 (20.99%) MS Office
3 5 (6.17%) InfoPath
4 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.23%) MS Project
5 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Cognos TM1
2 8 (9.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
1 7 (8.64%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (7.41%) SAN
3 5 (6.17%) SNMP
4 4 (4.94%) DNS
5 3 (3.70%) Firewall
5 3 (3.70%) Network Security
6 2 (2.47%) FWSM
6 2 (2.47%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.47%) IPsec
7 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.23%) LAN
7 1 (1.23%) WAN
7 1 (1.23%) VPN
7 1 (1.23%) Internet
7 1 (1.23%) TACACS
7 1 (1.23%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.75%) Relational Database
3 15 (18.52%) Oracle Database
3 15 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (14.81%) Oracle ODI
5 12 (14.81%) QlikView
5 12 (14.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (14.81%) Essbase
6 11 (13.58%) RDBMS
7 9 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (9.88%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 8 (9.88%) Cognos Report Studio
8 8 (9.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (14.81%) Oracle APEX
1 12 (14.81%) Selenium
1 12 (14.81%) FitNesse
1 12 (14.81%) Toad
1 12 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.47%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (2.47%) ERwin
General
1 53 (65.43%) Finance
2 15 (18.52%) Banking
2 15 (18.52%) Investment Banking
3 9 (11.11%) Back Office
4 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.94%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (32.10%) Analyst
2 16 (19.75%) Developer
3 12 (14.81%) QA Analyst
3 12 (14.81%) Senior QA Analyst
3 12 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) Architect
5 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Analyst Programmer
5 7 (8.64%) Programmer
6 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 6 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.17%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.17%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.17%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Applications Architect
7 5 (6.17%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.40%) .NET
2 17 (20.99%) Web Services
3 12 (14.81%) HTML5
3 12 (14.81%) Apache Flex
3 12 (14.81%) HTML
4 6 (7.41%) WCF
5 5 (6.17%) SOAP
5 5 (6.17%) Hibernate
5 5 (6.17%) Spring
5 5 (6.17%) REST
6 3 (3.70%) SAP XI
7 2 (2.47%) Dojo
8 1 (1.23%) XML
8 1 (1.23%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 5 (6.17%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.94%) EqualLogic
4 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.70%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.47%) Clustering
5 2 (2.47%) Replication
5 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.23%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.23%) Equities
6 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.23%) iPhone
6 1 (1.23%) SecurID
6 1 (1.23%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.75%) Windows
2 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.94%) Linux
4 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.23%) Android
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.69%) Data Modelling
2 17 (20.99%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (18.52%) ETL
4 14 (17.28%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (14.81%) Automation Testing
5 12 (14.81%) Analytics
5 12 (14.81%) Automated Testing
6 7 (8.64%) Migration
7 6 (7.41%) UML
7 6 (7.41%) OO
8 5 (6.17%) OOD
8 5 (6.17%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.17%) System Testing
8 5 (6.17%) Information Management
8 5 (6.17%) Information Architecture
8 5 (6.17%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (4.94%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (4.94%) Change Control
9 4 (4.94%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.27%) SQL
2 28 (34.57%) C#
3 9 (11.11%) Java
4 7 (8.64%) PowerShell
5 6 (7.41%) VB
6 5 (6.17%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.94%) PowerHouse
7 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.70%) Perl
9 2 (2.47%) LINC
10 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.64%) CCNP
2 7 (8.64%) CCNA
3 4 (4.94%) VCP5
3 4 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.47%) VCP4
4 2 (2.47%) JNCIA
4 2 (2.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.47%) XenServer
2 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) OpenView
1 1 (1.23%) SCCM
1 1 (1.23%) WSUS
1 1 (1.23%) Cacti
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) Oracle
2 15 (18.52%) IBM
3 12 (14.81%) Tableau
3 12 (14.81%) MicroStrategy
3 12 (14.81%) Cognos
4 9 (11.11%) Cisco
4 9 (11.11%) Unisys
4 9 (11.11%) Business Objects
5 7 (8.64%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.17%) VMware
6 5 (6.17%) SolarWinds
6 5 (6.17%) Riverbed
7 4 (4.94%) F5
7 4 (4.94%) ArcSight
7 4 (4.94%) NetApp
8 3 (3.70%) SAP
9 2 (2.47%) CA
9 2 (2.47%) Reuters
9 2 (2.47%) Bloomberg
9 2 (2.47%) Sybase