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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 27 40 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 24.32% 38.83% 13.33%
As % of the Vendors category 44.26% 71.43% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 9
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £38,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
61 56 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 54.95% 54.37% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 28
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
1 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) VMware
3 11 (28.21%) Project Management
3 11 (28.21%) MS Visio
3 11 (28.21%) MS Office
4 10 (25.64%) Windows
4 10 (25.64%) Citrix
5 9 (23.08%) Cisco
5 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (23.08%) Linux
5 9 (23.08%) Replication
6 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
6 8 (20.51%) Service Management
6 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
7 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
7 7 (17.95%) NetApp
7 7 (17.95%) SLA
7 7 (17.95%) Dell
7 7 (17.95%) Incident Management
7 7 (17.95%) Spanish Language
8 6 (15.38%) French Language
8 6 (15.38%) ITIL
9 5 (12.82%) SQL
9 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
9 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
9 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
9 5 (12.82%) Degree
9 5 (12.82%) ITSM
10 4 (10.26%) Change Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 2 (5.13%) nginx
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.13%) Apache
1 2 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
2 11 (28.21%) MS Visio
2 11 (28.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 3 (7.69%) DHCP
2 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) VPN
4 1 (2.56%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) PHPUnit
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
1 2 (5.13%) Behat
General
1 7 (17.95%) Spanish Language
2 6 (15.38%) French Language
3 3 (7.69%) Billing
3 3 (7.69%) Back Office
4 2 (5.13%) Finance
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Project Manager
2 10 (25.64%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Trainer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Coordinator
8 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) HTML
1 4 (10.26%) CSS
2 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) REST
3 2 (5.13%) jQuery
4 1 (2.56%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.56%) EDI
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Replication
2 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
2 3 (7.69%) Smartphone
3 2 (5.13%) E-Learning
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Linux
3 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) UNIX
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Project Management
2 8 (20.51%) Service Management
2 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
3 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.95%) Incident Management
4 6 (15.38%) ITIL
5 5 (12.82%) ITSM
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
7 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.69%) OO
7 3 (7.69%) TDD
7 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) MVC
7 3 (7.69%) Contact Management
7 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.13%) BDD
8 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.13%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) Degree
3 3 (7.69%) MCSE
3 3 (7.69%) MCT
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.13%) MCSA
4 2 (5.13%) MCP
5 1 (2.56%) HNC
5 1 (2.56%) HND
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) XenApp
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) VMware
2 10 (25.64%) Citrix
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco
4 7 (17.95%) NetApp
4 7 (17.95%) Dell
5 2 (5.13%) Websense
6 1 (2.56%) TARGIT
6 1 (2.56%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.56%) Epicor
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) McAfee
6 1 (2.56%) Tableau
Gatwick, West Sussex
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