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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 57 38 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 30.48% 21.23% 8.59%
As % of the Vendors category 49.57% 46.34% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 16
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £45,375
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
115 82 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 61.50% 45.81% 46.46%
Number of salaries quoted 79 68 80
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £74,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (53.41%) Windows
2 40 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 36 (40.91%) VMware
4 35 (39.77%) SQL Server
5 33 (37.50%) Finance
6 29 (32.95%) MS Office
6 29 (32.95%) Hyper-V
7 27 (30.68%) Dell
7 27 (30.68%) Firewall
8 26 (29.55%) HP
8 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 21 (23.86%) Windows XP
10 21 (23.86%) iPhone
11 20 (22.73%) Android
11 20 (22.73%) SQL
12 19 (21.59%) IIS
13 18 (20.45%) MS Exchange
13 18 (20.45%) WAN
13 18 (20.45%) Waterfall
14 17 (19.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (19.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (19.32%) LAN
14 17 (19.32%) TCP/IP
14 17 (19.32%) DNS
14 17 (19.32%) SLA
14 17 (19.32%) C
14 17 (19.32%) Terminal Services
14 17 (19.32%) Blackberry
14 17 (19.32%) Scrum

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (21.59%) IIS
2 18 (20.45%) MS Exchange
3 16 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.95%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 40 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 29 (32.95%) MS Office
3 3 (3.41%) MS Project
3 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Taleo
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.68%) Firewall
2 18 (20.45%) WAN
3 17 (19.32%) LAN
3 17 (19.32%) TCP/IP
3 17 (19.32%) DNS
4 16 (18.18%) SAN
4 16 (18.18%) VoIP
5 15 (17.05%) SNMP
6 10 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (11.36%) NetScaler
7 5 (5.68%) Wireshark
7 5 (5.68%) Network Security
8 2 (2.27%) DHCP
8 2 (2.27%) WebEx
9 1 (1.14%) HSRP
9 1 (1.14%) MVNO
9 1 (1.14%) NAS
9 1 (1.14%) VPN
9 1 (1.14%) SMTP
9 1 (1.14%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (39.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (14.77%) SpecFlow
2 10 (11.36%) JBehave
3 4 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.41%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (3.41%) LoadRunner
4 3 (3.41%) Selenium
4 3 (3.41%) WebLOAD
General
1 33 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Marketing
3 3 (3.41%) Advertising
4 2 (2.27%) Billing
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (21.59%) 2nd Line Support
1 19 (21.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (20.45%) Analyst
3 17 (19.32%) Support Engineer
3 17 (19.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Programmer
4 13 (14.77%) Analyst Programmer
5 10 (11.36%) Network Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Lead Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Security Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Developer Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Lead Analyst Programmer
5 10 (11.36%) Lead Programmer
6 7 (7.95%) Lead Analyst Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Lead Java Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) Web Services
1 10 (11.36%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (7.95%) Dojo
2 7 (7.95%) JMS
2 7 (7.95%) .NET
2 7 (7.95%) Hibernate
2 7 (7.95%) Spring
3 3 (3.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.27%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.86%) iPhone
2 17 (19.32%) Blackberry
3 15 (17.05%) EqualLogic
4 14 (15.91%) N-Tier
5 10 (11.36%) SWIFT
6 5 (5.68%) User Experience
7 4 (4.55%) Open Source
7 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
7 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.41%) Replication
9 2 (2.27%) E-Learning
9 2 (2.27%) Handset
10 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (53.41%) Windows
2 21 (23.86%) Windows XP
3 20 (22.73%) Android
4 17 (19.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (19.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (18.18%) Windows Vista
6 11 (12.50%) Linux
7 5 (5.68%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.45%) Waterfall
3 17 (19.32%) Scrum
4 16 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (14.77%) BDD
6 10 (11.36%) Unit Testing
6 10 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.36%) Multithreading
6 10 (11.36%) TDD
6 10 (11.36%) OO
6 10 (11.36%) OOD
7 8 (9.09%) Use Case
8 7 (7.95%) Project Management
9 6 (6.82%) CRM
9 6 (6.82%) Change Control
10 5 (5.68%) Load Balancing
10 5 (5.68%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (5.68%) Automated Testing
10 5 (5.68%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (4.55%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.73%) SQL
2 17 (19.32%) C
3 8 (9.09%) Java
4 7 (7.95%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.95%) C#
5 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (17.05%) VCP5
2 11 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.68%) MCSE
4 5 (5.68%) MCITP
5 3 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.41%) ISEB
5 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.32%) SLA
2 8 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 29 (32.95%) Hyper-V
2 22 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (19.32%) Terminal Services
4 16 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.55%) vSphere
7 1 (1.14%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) SCCM
1 4 (4.55%) SCVMM
2 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.27%) WSUS
4 1 (1.14%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.14%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (40.91%) VMware
2 27 (30.68%) Dell
3 26 (29.55%) HP
4 15 (17.05%) NetApp
5 14 (15.91%) Cisco
6 12 (13.64%) IBM
7 11 (12.50%) Oracle
7 11 (12.50%) Citrix
8 10 (11.36%) CheckPoint
8 10 (11.36%) Riverbed
9 4 (4.55%) Apple
10 3 (3.41%) ION Trading
10 3 (3.41%) SAP
11 2 (2.27%) Bloomberg
12 1 (1.14%) Symantec
12 1 (1.14%) TOWER Software
12 1 (1.14%) Reuters
12 1 (1.14%) Cognizant
12 1 (1.14%) Veritas
12 1 (1.14%) Lotus