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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 27 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 27 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 8.13% 15.43% 18.36%
As % of the Vendors category 13.40% 23.89% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 25
Average salary £58,750 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,400
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
97 113 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 60.63% 64.57% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 64 95 121
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +31.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £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 23 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 48 (84.21%) Finance
2 36 (63.16%) SQL Server
3 33 (57.89%) SQL
4 25 (43.86%) MS Excel
5 22 (38.60%) .NET
6 18 (31.58%) C#
7 16 (28.07%) Data Modelling
8 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (24.56%) Oracle
9 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
11 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database
11 11 (19.30%) IBM
11 11 (19.30%) ETL
11 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (19.30%) Web Services
11 11 (19.30%) Migration
12 10 (17.54%) VB
12 10 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (15.79%) VB.NET
13 9 (15.79%) Java
13 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
13 9 (15.79%) N-Tier
13 9 (15.79%) Unisys
13 9 (15.79%) Mainframe
13 9 (15.79%) Back Office
14 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (14.04%) Cognos TM1

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.02%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 25 (43.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Cognos TM1
1 8 (14.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) SAN
2 5 (8.77%) SNMP
3 4 (7.02%) HTTP
3 4 (7.02%) DNS
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.75%) VPN
5 1 (1.75%) WAN
5 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.75%) TACACS
5 1 (1.75%) Firewall
5 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database
3 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (14.04%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (14.04%) Essbase
5 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (14.04%) QlikView
5 8 (14.04%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (14.04%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 8 (14.04%) Cognos Report Studio
5 8 (14.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 7 (12.28%) RDBMS
6 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (3.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Toad
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (10.53%) Selenium
3 4 (7.02%) WebLOAD
3 4 (7.02%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (7.02%) LoadRunner
3 4 (7.02%) JBehave
3 4 (7.02%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.51%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (3.51%) ERwin
4 2 (3.51%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (84.21%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Back Office
3 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Analyst
2 14 (24.56%) Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Senior Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Analyst Programmer
4 9 (15.79%) Programmer
4 9 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Architect
4 9 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
4 9 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Report Specialist
5 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 5 (8.77%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Applications Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Test Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) .NET
2 11 (19.30%) Web Services
3 5 (8.77%) Hibernate
3 5 (8.77%) SOAP
3 5 (8.77%) WCF
3 5 (8.77%) Spring
3 5 (8.77%) REST
4 3 (5.26%) SAP XI
5 2 (3.51%) HTML
5 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.51%) Dojo
5 2 (3.51%) Apache Flex
5 2 (3.51%) Silverlight
5 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.51%) HTML5
6 1 (1.75%) XML
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) N-Tier
1 9 (15.79%) Mainframe
1 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) EqualLogic
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Replication
4 2 (3.51%) Clustering
4 2 (3.51%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.75%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.75%) Equities
5 1 (1.75%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.75%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Data Modelling
2 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (19.30%) Migration
4 11 (19.30%) ETL
5 10 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (14.04%) Analytics
7 7 (12.28%) Coaching
8 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.53%) UML
8 6 (10.53%) OO
9 5 (8.77%) OOD
9 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.77%) System Testing
9 5 (8.77%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (7.02%) Test Scripting
10 4 (7.02%) Performance Testing
10 4 (7.02%) BDD
10 4 (7.02%) Change Control
10 4 (7.02%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) SQL
2 18 (31.58%) C#
3 10 (17.54%) VB
4 9 (15.79%) VB.NET
4 9 (15.79%) Java
4 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.02%) PowerHouse
5 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.26%) Perl
7 2 (3.51%) LINC
7 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (7.02%) VCP5
2 3 (5.26%) CCNP
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.51%) MCP
3 2 (3.51%) CCNA
3 2 (3.51%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) OpenView
2 1 (1.75%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) Cacti
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle
2 11 (19.30%) IBM
3 9 (15.79%) Unisys
4 8 (14.04%) MicroStrategy
4 8 (14.04%) Cognos
4 8 (14.04%) Tableau
5 5 (8.77%) Business Objects
6 4 (7.02%) HP
6 4 (7.02%) NetApp
6 4 (7.02%) VMware
7 3 (5.26%) Riverbed
7 3 (5.26%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.26%) Cisco
7 3 (5.26%) SAP
8 2 (3.51%) Sybase
8 2 (3.51%) F5
8 2 (3.51%) ArcSight
8 2 (3.51%) CA
9 1 (1.75%) FactSet