The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 40 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 31.75% 31.31% 15.84%
As % of the Vendors category 43.48% 62.00% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 15
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +41.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Vendors Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
92 50 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 73.02% 50.51% 42.57%
Number of salaries quoted 70 44 35
Average salary £42,500 £51,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +31.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,100 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £46,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Gatwick region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Gatwick

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 26 (47.27%) Active Directory
2 24 (43.64%) MS Excel
3 20 (36.36%) VMware
4 18 (32.73%) Windows
5 16 (29.09%) Configuration Management
6 15 (27.27%) Replication
7 14 (25.45%) Service Delivery
7 14 (25.45%) Project Management
7 14 (25.45%) Cisco
7 14 (25.45%) MS Visio
7 14 (25.45%) MS Office
8 13 (23.64%) Linux
8 13 (23.64%) Citrix
9 12 (21.82%) Service Management
9 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (20.00%) Dell
10 11 (20.00%) NetApp
10 11 (20.00%) ITSM
10 11 (20.00%) Spanish Language
11 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
11 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
12 9 (16.36%) Incident Management
12 9 (16.36%) SLA
13 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (12.73%) Windows 7
14 7 (12.73%) MCSE
14 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
14 7 (12.73%) ITIL
14 7 (12.73%) SQL
15 6 (10.91%) SQL Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 (12.73%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.64%) IIS
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 24 (43.64%) MS Excel
2 14 (25.45%) MS Visio
2 14 (25.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.45%) IaaS
2 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) DNS
2 4 (7.27%) Firewall
2 4 (7.27%) DHCP
3 3 (5.45%) VPN
4 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.64%) LAN
4 2 (3.64%) WAN
5 1 (1.82%) Wireless
5 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.82%) DTS
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.82%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) AdminStudio
General
1 11 (20.00%) Spanish Language
2 6 (10.91%) French Language
3 3 (5.45%) Back Office
3 3 (5.45%) Billing
4 2 (3.64%) Publishing
5 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Finance
5 1 (1.82%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Analyst
2 14 (25.45%) Project Manager
3 13 (23.64%) Support Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Support
7 3 (5.45%) Trainer
7 3 (5.45%) Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.82%) COM
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) EDI
3 1 (1.82%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Replication
2 5 (9.09%) User Experience
3 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
3 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.64%) E-Learning
4 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) Linux
3 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (12.73%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Configuration Management
2 14 (25.45%) Project Management
2 14 (25.45%) Service Delivery
3 12 (21.82%) Service Management
4 11 (20.00%) ITSM
5 9 (16.36%) Incident Management
6 7 (12.73%) ITIL
7 3 (5.45%) CRM
7 3 (5.45%) Contact Management
7 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.45%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.64%) SDLC
8 2 (3.64%) Resource Management
8 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.64%) MVC
8 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.64%) TDD
8 2 (3.64%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.64%) C#
3 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.82%) VBScript
4 1 (1.82%) VB
4 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 7 (12.73%) MCSE
4 6 (10.91%) MCSA
5 5 (9.09%) MCP
6 4 (7.27%) Degree
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.45%) MCT
8 1 (1.82%) CCIE
8 1 (1.82%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) SLA
2 3 (5.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (47.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.45%) UAG
4 2 (3.64%) XenApp
5 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) SCOM
2 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) VMware
2 14 (25.45%) Cisco
3 13 (23.64%) Citrix
4 11 (20.00%) Dell
4 11 (20.00%) NetApp
5 2 (3.64%) Websense
6 1 (1.82%) Cognos
6 1 (1.82%) Epicor
6 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.82%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.82%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.82%) Symantec
6 1 (1.82%) McAfee
6 1 (1.82%) EMC
6 1 (1.82%) Intel
6 1 (1.82%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) HP
Gatwick
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago