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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 18 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 8.62% 17.14% 38.68%
As % of the Vendors category 14.08% 33.96% 71.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 37
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £60,000
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
71 53 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 61.21% 50.48% 53.77%
Number of salaries quoted 64 50 51
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 14 (45.16%) Project Management
3 13 (41.94%) SQL
4 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
5 11 (35.48%) Oracle
6 9 (29.03%) MS Office
6 9 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
6 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (25.81%) MS Visio
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (25.81%) SAN
7 8 (25.81%) Coaching
8 7 (22.58%) IIS
8 7 (22.58%) .NET
8 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (22.58%) German Language
8 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (19.35%) GIS
9 6 (19.35%) Finance
9 6 (19.35%) Legal
9 6 (19.35%) MBA
9 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
9 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
9 6 (19.35%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (19.35%) SAP
9 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
10 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
10 5 (16.13%) French Language

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (22.58%) IIS
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.90%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (29.03%) MS Office
3 8 (25.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.23%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) SAN
2 5 (16.13%) LAN
2 5 (16.13%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (12.90%) BGP
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (12.90%) Skype
3 4 (12.90%) Wireless
3 4 (12.90%) WLAN
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) Internet
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (19.35%) GIS
5 5 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (16.13%) Pentaho
5 5 (16.13%) QualityStage
5 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
5 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
5 5 (16.13%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (12.90%) Data Mining
6 4 (12.90%) Informix
6 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
6 4 (12.90%) MySQL
6 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
6 4 (12.90%) SAP HANA
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) ERwin
General
1 7 (22.58%) German Language
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Legal
3 5 (16.13%) French Language
4 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) SQL BI Developer
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Developer
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server BI Developer
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Developer
2 5 (16.13%) SSAS Developer
2 5 (16.13%) SSIS Developer
2 5 (16.13%) SSRS Developer
3 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Data Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Database Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) DBA
4 2 (6.45%) Report Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) SQL DBA
4 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) CSS
2 5 (16.13%) HTML
2 5 (16.13%) XML
3 4 (12.90%) JSON
3 4 (12.90%) Middleware
3 4 (12.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
2 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.90%) Data Integration
3 4 (12.90%) Data Structures
3 4 (12.90%) Economics
3 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.90%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
1 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
1 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
1 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (12.90%) Debian
2 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Project Management
2 8 (25.81%) Coaching
3 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
3 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
3 6 (19.35%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
4 5 (16.13%) V-Model
4 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.90%) Change Control
5 4 (12.90%) Data Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps
5 4 (12.90%) Information Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) Information Retrieval
5 4 (12.90%) Master Data Management
5 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.90%) OO
5 4 (12.90%) SDLC
5 4 (12.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) MBA
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
4 4 (12.90%) CITP
4 4 (12.90%) MCDBA
4 4 (12.90%) Postgraduate
4 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (12.90%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Nagios
1 4 (12.90%) Opsview
1 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) SAP
3 5 (16.13%) IBM
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
3 5 (16.13%) Trillium
3 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco
4 4 (12.90%) MuleSoft
4 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
4 4 (12.90%) Sybase
4 4 (12.90%) Veeam
5 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.23%) HP
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