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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 30 51 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 20.27% 29.31% 17.16%
As % of the Vendors category 35.71% 52.58% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 37 30
Average salary £46,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,400 £47,325
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
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
84 97 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 56.76% 55.75% 61.27%
Number of salaries quoted 68 82 111
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £74,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 53 (58.89%) Windows
2 39 (43.33%) VMware
3 34 (37.78%) Finance
3 34 (37.78%) MS Office
4 33 (36.67%) Hyper-V
5 32 (35.56%) MS Excel
5 32 (35.56%) HP
6 31 (34.44%) Firewall
7 29 (32.22%) Active Directory
7 29 (32.22%) Dell
8 26 (28.89%) MS Exchange
8 26 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (27.78%) iPhone
10 24 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (26.67%) Windows XP
11 23 (25.56%) Android
11 23 (25.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (24.44%) SLA
13 21 (23.33%) Blackberry
13 21 (23.33%) TCP/IP
13 21 (23.33%) WAN
13 21 (23.33%) SQL Server
13 21 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
14 20 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
14 20 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
14 20 (22.22%) C
14 20 (22.22%) SQL
14 20 (22.22%) LAN
14 20 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 26 (28.89%) MS Exchange
2 21 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (21.11%) IIS
5 12 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 7 (7.78%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.11%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.11%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 34 (37.78%) MS Office
2 32 (35.56%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.44%) MS Project
4 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Taleo
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (34.44%) Firewall
2 21 (23.33%) WAN
2 21 (23.33%) TCP/IP
3 20 (22.22%) LAN
4 19 (21.11%) VoIP
5 13 (14.44%) SAN
6 11 (12.22%) DNS
7 10 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (11.11%) NetScaler
8 8 (8.89%) SNMP
9 5 (5.56%) Wireshark
9 5 (5.56%) Network Security
10 2 (2.22%) VPN
10 2 (2.22%) SMTP
10 2 (2.22%) DHCP
10 2 (2.22%) WebEx
11 1 (1.11%) HSRP
11 1 (1.11%) MVNO
11 1 (1.11%) SSL
11 1 (1.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.89%) SpecFlow
2 7 (7.78%) JBehave
3 5 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
General
1 34 (37.78%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Advertising
2 4 (4.44%) Marketing
3 3 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Billing
4 2 (2.22%) Front Office
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (24.44%) 2nd Line Support
2 21 (23.33%) Support Engineer
3 20 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 13 (14.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (13.33%) Analyst
6 11 (12.22%) Developer
7 10 (11.11%) Network Engineer
7 10 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
7 10 (11.11%) Security Engineer
8 9 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
8 9 (10.00%) IT Support
9 8 (8.89%) Programmer
9 8 (8.89%) Analyst Programmer
10 7 (7.78%) Lead Developer
10 7 (7.78%) Java Developer
10 7 (7.78%) Lead Analyst Programmer
10 7 (7.78%) Lead Programmer
10 7 (7.78%) Lead Analyst Developer
10 7 (7.78%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (7.78%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) Web Services
1 7 (7.78%) JMS
1 7 (7.78%) Hibernate
1 7 (7.78%) Spring
1 7 (7.78%) FIX Protocol
1 7 (7.78%) Dojo
2 2 (2.22%) HTML
2 2 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (1.11%) CSS
3 1 (1.11%) SAML
3 1 (1.11%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.78%) iPhone
2 21 (23.33%) Blackberry
3 9 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 8 (8.89%) EqualLogic
5 7 (7.78%) SWIFT
6 5 (5.56%) User Experience
6 5 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (5.56%) Replication
7 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
7 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.33%) Data Centre
9 2 (2.22%) Clustering
9 2 (2.22%) E-Learning
9 2 (2.22%) Mainframe
9 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.22%) Handset
10 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 53 (58.89%) Windows
2 26 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (26.67%) Windows XP
4 23 (25.56%) Android
5 20 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (21.11%) Windows Vista
6 19 (21.11%) Windows 8
7 12 (13.33%) Linux
8 4 (4.44%) Mac OS X
8 4 (4.44%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.22%) AIX
10 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.11%) Kalman Filter
3 15 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 13 (14.44%) Scrum
5 9 (10.00%) Use Case
5 9 (10.00%) Change Control
6 8 (8.89%) BDD
6 8 (8.89%) Project Management
7 7 (7.78%) OO
7 7 (7.78%) OOD
7 7 (7.78%) TDD
7 7 (7.78%) Unit Testing
7 7 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (7.78%) Multithreading
8 6 (6.67%) CRM
8 6 (6.67%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.56%) UML
9 5 (5.56%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (5.56%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.22%) C
1 20 (22.22%) SQL
2 8 (8.89%) Java
3 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.33%) C#
6 2 (2.22%) LINC
7 1 (1.11%) VBScript
7 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) VCP5
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.56%) MCSE
3 5 (5.56%) MCITP
4 4 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.22%) Degree
5 2 (2.22%) MCP
6 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (24.44%) SLA
2 3 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 33 (36.67%) Hyper-V
2 29 (32.22%) Active Directory
3 23 (25.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (21.11%) Terminal Services
5 7 (7.78%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.44%) vSphere
7 2 (2.22%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) SCCM
2 4 (4.44%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.11%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.11%) WMI
3 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (43.33%) VMware
2 32 (35.56%) HP
3 29 (32.22%) Dell
4 15 (16.67%) Cisco
5 12 (13.33%) Citrix
6 10 (11.11%) IBM
6 10 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 10 (11.11%) Riverbed
7 9 (10.00%) Oracle
8 8 (8.89%) NetApp
9 5 (5.56%) EMC
10 4 (4.44%) Apple
11 3 (3.33%) SAP
12 2 (2.22%) Unisys
12 2 (2.22%) Bloomberg
12 2 (2.22%) Remedy
12 2 (2.22%) Altiris
13 1 (1.11%) Veeam
13 1 (1.11%) Reuters
13 1 (1.11%) OpenLink