The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Harrow 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 33 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 29.20% 37.84% 15.18%
As % of the Vendors category 39.76% 58.33% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 14
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £48,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
83 48 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 73.45% 64.86% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 62 42 58
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -23.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
London

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Harrow

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Harrow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Harrow region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Harrow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
3 15 (34.88%) .NET
4 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
4 14 (32.56%) Change Management
5 13 (30.23%) C#
5 13 (30.23%) SQL
6 12 (27.91%) HP
7 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
8 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (23.26%) Linux
8 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
9 9 (20.93%) Oracle
9 9 (20.93%) Games
9 9 (20.93%) Degree
9 9 (20.93%) WCF
10 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
10 8 (18.60%) MS Office
10 8 (18.60%) SAN
10 8 (18.60%) EPoS
10 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
11 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
11 7 (16.28%) VB
11 7 (16.28%) PHP
11 7 (16.28%) MS Project
11 7 (16.28%) Finance
11 7 (16.28%) Scrum
11 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (16.28%) Retail
11 7 (16.28%) Subversion

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.95%) Confluence
3 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (11.63%) Apache
5 3 (6.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (6.98%) GroupWise
6 2 (4.65%) Drupal
7 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 8 (18.60%) MS Office
3 7 (16.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) SAN
2 6 (13.95%) LAN
2 6 (13.95%) WAN
2 6 (13.95%) SMTP
2 6 (13.95%) DHCP
2 6 (13.95%) FTP
2 6 (13.95%) HTTP
2 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.95%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Subversion
1 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.95%) FxCop
2 6 (13.95%) StyleCop
2 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.95%) JIRA
2 6 (13.95%) ReSharper
2 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.33%) NUnit
4 1 (2.33%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (20.93%) Games
2 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Retail
3 6 (13.95%) Local Government
3 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Applications Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Project Manager
2 7 (16.28%) Server Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Technical Leader
3 6 (13.95%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Programme Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (4.65%) CRM Programme Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Junior Database Developer
5 2 (4.65%) CRM Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Database Developer
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Junior Developer
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) .NET
2 9 (20.93%) WCF
3 6 (13.95%) WPF
4 5 (11.63%) XML
5 3 (6.98%) ADO.NET
5 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.98%) CSS
5 3 (6.98%) ODBC
5 3 (6.98%) WinForms
5 3 (6.98%) WF
5 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (4.65%) jQuery
6 2 (4.65%) HTML
7 1 (2.33%) MSMQ
7 1 (2.33%) SOAP
7 1 (2.33%) Web Services
7 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
1 8 (18.60%) EPoS
2 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.63%) Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) PMI
3 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.98%) Social Network
4 2 (4.65%) Firmware
5 1 (2.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.63%) UNIX
5 3 (6.98%) NetWare
5 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.98%) SUSE
5 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Change Management
2 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
3 7 (16.28%) Scrum
3 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (16.28%) Data Protection
4 6 (13.95%) User Stories
4 6 (13.95%) Time Management
5 5 (11.63%) Security Management
5 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.30%) Project Management
7 3 (6.98%) CRM
7 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Software Architecture
8 2 (4.65%) Video Processing
8 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Strategic Management
8 2 (4.65%) Data Management
8 2 (4.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) C#
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) VB
2 7 (16.28%) PHP
3 6 (13.95%) C++
4 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (9.30%) MCITP
3 4 (9.30%) MCSE
3 4 (9.30%) MCSA
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.98%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.63%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.98%) Novell eDirectory
5 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) ARCserve
2 5 (11.63%) Tivoli
2 5 (11.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (11.63%) WSUS
2 5 (11.63%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (11.63%) HP SIM
3 3 (6.98%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) HP
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle
3 6 (13.95%) VMware
4 5 (11.63%) Dell
4 5 (11.63%) IBM
4 5 (11.63%) McAfee
5 4 (9.30%) Cisco
6 3 (6.98%) Siebel
6 3 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (6.98%) NetApp
6 3 (6.98%) Novell
6 3 (6.98%) SAP
7 1 (2.33%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.33%) Google
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