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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 6 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 15 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 32.61% 22.73% 9.32%
As % of the Vendors category 68.18% 37.63% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 11
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
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
22 93 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 47.83% 60.39% 54.04%
Number of salaries quoted 18 56 77
Average salary £29,000 £53,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.28% -7.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £38,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £100,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 12 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (39.29%) WAN
1 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
1 11 (39.29%) VMware
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
1 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco
3 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (25.00%) Unix
5 7 (25.00%) LAN
5 7 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) IIS
6 6 (21.43%) MS Office
6 6 (21.43%) C
6 6 (21.43%) Finance
7 5 (17.86%) Terminal Services
7 5 (17.86%) Firewall
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Vista
7 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (17.86%) MCSE
7 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
7 5 (17.86%) Windows XP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (25.00%) IIS
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (21.43%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.71%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
1 11 (39.29%) WAN
2 7 (25.00%) LAN
3 5 (17.86%) Firewall
3 5 (17.86%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (17.86%) SAN
3 5 (17.86%) VoIP
4 4 (14.29%) DEFINITY
4 4 (14.29%) HTTP
4 4 (14.29%) MPLS
5 3 (10.71%) IPsec
5 3 (10.71%) Network Security
5 3 (10.71%) SSL
5 3 (10.71%) VPLS
5 3 (10.71%) VPN
6 2 (7.14%) DHCP
6 2 (7.14%) DNS
6 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.57%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) KDB
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) IT Support
2 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) IT Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) CSS3
2 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
2 1 (3.57%) LESS
2 1 (3.57%) OAuth
2 1 (3.57%) RESTful
2 1 (3.57%) Sass
2 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Blackberry
1 5 (17.86%) iPhone
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (10.71%) Public Cloud
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Animation
5 1 (3.57%) Derivative
5 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Unix
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Android
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Vista
3 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
4 1 (3.57%) Debian
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Email Filtering
1 5 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Content Management
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security Management
5 1 (3.57%) ISMS
5 1 (3.57%) Process Management
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.57%) Security Management
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Validation
5 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) C
3 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (17.86%) MCSE
5 4 (14.29%) Avaya Certification
5 4 (14.29%) HNC
5 4 (14.29%) HND
6 3 (10.71%) CCNA
6 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) A+ Certification
7 2 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (3.57%) APMP
8 1 (3.57%) CCNP
8 1 (3.57%) CISM
8 1 (3.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 5 (17.86%) Terminal Services
4 3 (10.71%) Docker
4 3 (10.71%) RHEV
4 3 (10.71%) vSphere
4 3 (10.71%) XenServer
5 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.57%) Endace
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) VMware
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco
3 5 (17.86%) Avaya
3 5 (17.86%) Citrix
3 5 (17.86%) Dell
3 5 (17.86%) HP
4 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.71%) Google
6 2 (7.14%) Altiris
7 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
7 1 (3.57%) F5
7 1 (3.57%) Juniper
7 1 (3.57%) Nortel
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) Reuters