The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Gatwick region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 2 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +27
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 30 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 27.03% 20.91% 4.83%
As % of the Vendors category 62.50% 43.40% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 10
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,400 £34,500 £38,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48 53 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 43.24% 48.18% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 30
Average salary £37,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
West Sussex

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 25 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 51 (71.83%) Windows
2 34 (47.89%) Finance
3 26 (36.62%) ITIL
3 26 (36.62%) SQL
4 25 (35.21%) MS Office
4 25 (35.21%) Web Services
4 25 (35.21%) Project Management
5 23 (32.39%) Active Directory
6 22 (30.99%) IBM
6 22 (30.99%) XML
6 22 (30.99%) SOAP
6 22 (30.99%) Software Engineering
7 21 (29.58%) Unit Testing
7 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
8 20 (28.17%) C++
9 19 (26.76%) Java
9 19 (26.76%) J2EE
9 19 (26.76%) DB2
9 19 (26.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 19 (26.76%) JBoss
9 19 (26.76%) IBM Notes
9 19 (26.76%) XSL
9 19 (26.76%) XSLT
9 19 (26.76%) JAX-RPC
9 19 (26.76%) Eclipse
9 19 (26.76%) ILOG
9 19 (26.76%) Lotus
9 19 (26.76%) FileNet
9 19 (26.76%) WebSphere Process Server
9 19 (26.76%) JRules

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 19 (26.76%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (26.76%) IBM Notes
1 19 (26.76%) FileNet
1 19 (26.76%) WebSphere Process Server
1 19 (26.76%) WebSphere
1 19 (26.76%) WebSphere Portal
2 12 (16.90%) MS Exchange
3 11 (15.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.23%) IIS
6 2 (2.82%) Apache
7 1 (1.41%) Lync
7 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (35.21%) MS Office
2 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (7.04%) IaaS
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) DHCP
1 7 (9.86%) DNS
2 5 (7.04%) SAN
2 5 (7.04%) Firewall
3 4 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (4.23%) Internet
4 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.82%) Network Security
5 2 (2.82%) SNMP
5 2 (2.82%) LAN
5 2 (2.82%) VoIP
5 2 (2.82%) WAN
5 2 (2.82%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) DB2
2 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.23%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (26.76%) Eclipse
1 19 (26.76%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (4.23%) MSBuild
2 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.23%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (4.23%) Subversion
2 3 (4.23%) JIRA
3 2 (2.82%) Selenium
3 2 (2.82%) PHPUnit
General
1 34 (47.89%) Finance
2 15 (21.13%) Banking
2 15 (21.13%) Investment Banking
2 15 (21.13%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Law
3 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (50.70%) Developer
2 27 (38.03%) Analyst
3 22 (30.99%) Software Engineer
4 18 (25.35%) Senior Developer
5 15 (21.13%) Programmer
5 15 (21.13%) Software Developer
5 15 (21.13%) C# Software Engineer
5 15 (21.13%) C# Developer
5 15 (21.13%) Developer Analyst
5 15 (21.13%) C# Software Developer
5 15 (21.13%) Software Programmer
5 15 (21.13%) Agile C# Developer
5 15 (21.13%) C# Programmer
6 9 (12.68%) Senior Applications Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Applications Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Administrator
8 6 (8.45%) IT Support
9 5 (7.04%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) Web Services
2 22 (30.99%) XML
2 22 (30.99%) SOAP
3 19 (26.76%) XSL
3 19 (26.76%) XSLT
3 19 (26.76%) JAX-RPC
3 19 (26.76%) J2EE
3 19 (26.76%) JRules
3 19 (26.76%) JSF
3 19 (26.76%) Dojo
4 18 (25.35%) WPF
4 18 (25.35%) .NET
5 15 (21.13%) WinForms
6 11 (15.49%) HTML
7 3 (4.23%) WCF
7 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.23%) REST
8 2 (2.82%) JSON
8 2 (2.82%) jQuery
8 2 (2.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.76%) DataPower
2 6 (8.45%) Replication
3 4 (5.63%) Statistics
3 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.23%) PKI
5 2 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (71.83%) Windows
2 13 (18.31%) Windows 7
3 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (14.08%) Windows XP
4 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.04%) Linux
6 3 (4.23%) Windows 2000
6 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.82%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) ITIL
2 25 (35.21%) Project Management
3 22 (30.99%) Software Engineering
4 21 (29.58%) Unit Testing
5 18 (25.35%) TDD
6 8 (11.27%) Configuration Management
6 8 (11.27%) Service Management
7 7 (9.86%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (8.45%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.45%) Change Management
9 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.04%) OO
10 4 (5.63%) ITSM
10 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
11 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
11 3 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (2.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.62%) SQL
2 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
3 20 (28.17%) C++
4 19 (26.76%) Java
5 18 (25.35%) C#
6 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.63%) C
8 3 (4.23%) C++/CLI
9 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.82%) Tcl
9 2 (2.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) MCSE
1 7 (9.86%) MCSA
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) MCP
4 4 (5.63%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.23%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.82%) CCNP
6 2 (2.82%) CCNA
6 2 (2.82%) Degree
6 2 (2.82%) VCAP
7 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (32.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.04%) UAG
3 4 (5.63%) vSphere
3 4 (5.63%) XenApp
4 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.82%) Squid
6 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) SCCM
2 3 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.82%) SCOM
3 2 (2.82%) Nagios
3 2 (2.82%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) IBM
2 19 (26.76%) JBoss
2 19 (26.76%) ILOG
2 19 (26.76%) Lotus
3 17 (23.94%) VMware
4 11 (15.49%) HP
5 10 (14.08%) Citrix
6 6 (8.45%) Cisco
7 4 (5.63%) Dell
7 4 (5.63%) Avaya
7 4 (5.63%) LANDesk
7 4 (5.63%) NetApp
8 3 (4.23%) Atlassian
8 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.82%) Symantec
9 2 (2.82%) Sophos
9 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.41%) Juniper
10 1 (1.41%) Mitel
10 1 (1.41%) Fortinet
Gatwick
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago