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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 14.44% 29.73% 12.64%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 67.35% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 8
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.64%
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
39 49 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 43.33% 44.14% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 33
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (33.33%) Windows
4 8 (29.63%) MS Office
4 8 (29.63%) ITIL
4 8 (29.63%) Citrix
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
6 6 (22.22%) MCSE
6 6 (22.22%) MS Visio
6 6 (22.22%) Project Management
6 6 (22.22%) VMware
6 6 (22.22%) French Language
7 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
7 5 (18.52%) HTML
7 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
7 5 (18.52%) MCP
7 5 (18.52%) CSS
8 4 (14.81%) SQL
8 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (14.81%) CRM
8 4 (14.81%) Linux
8 4 (14.81%) OO
8 4 (14.81%) Service Management
8 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
8 4 (14.81%) Office 365
8 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.11%) User Experience
9 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
9 3 (11.11%) XenApp

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) nginx
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (29.63%) MS Office
3 6 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
1 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
1 2 (7.41%) Behat
General
1 6 (22.22%) French Language
2 3 (11.11%) Back Office
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Billing
3 2 (7.41%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.70%) German Language
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 6 (22.22%) Developer
1 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Trainer
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) Junior IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Junior IT Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) CSS
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Replication
1 3 (11.11%) Smartphone
1 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 3 (11.11%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Service Management
3 4 (14.81%) OO
3 4 (14.81%) CRM
3 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.11%) MVC
4 3 (11.11%) Contact Management
4 3 (11.11%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Network Design
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.41%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) C
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) VB
4 2 (7.41%) VB6
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (22.22%) MCSE
3 5 (18.52%) MCP
4 3 (11.11%) MCSA
4 3 (11.11%) MCT
4 3 (11.11%) MCITP
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.70%) HNC
5 1 (3.70%) HND
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) XenApp
3 2 (7.41%) iptables
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Citrix
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Websense
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Dell
4 2 (7.41%) Avaya
4 2 (7.41%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Apple
5 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.70%) Tableau
5 1 (3.70%) TARGIT
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago