The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 31 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 20.95% 12.00% 10.68%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 22.22% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 11
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -28.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrow region.

Vendors Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
93 27 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 62.84% 54.00% 67.96%
Number of salaries quoted 63 25 56
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Harrow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 30 (61.22%) .NET
1 30 (61.22%) MS Excel
2 26 (53.06%) SQL
3 25 (51.02%) SQL Server
4 24 (48.98%) Windows
5 23 (46.94%) C#
6 22 (44.90%) Management Information System
7 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (28.57%) Degree
9 13 (26.53%) T-SQL
10 12 (24.49%) VB.NET
10 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
11 11 (22.45%) WCF
11 11 (22.45%) Games
11 11 (22.45%) Scrum
11 11 (22.45%) MS Office
12 10 (20.41%) Linux
13 9 (18.37%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (16.33%) Workflow
14 8 (16.33%) Legal
14 8 (16.33%) JIRA
14 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis
14 8 (16.33%) Retail
15 7 (14.29%) Data Management
15 7 (14.29%) Subversion
15 7 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
15 7 (14.29%) Statistics

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (14.29%) SAS
2 6 (12.24%) Confluence
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
4 4 (8.16%) Umbraco
5 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.08%) GroupWise
5 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (61.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.45%) MS Office
3 7 (14.29%) SPSS
4 4 (8.16%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) LAN
1 3 (6.12%) WAN
1 3 (6.12%) SMTP
1 3 (6.12%) DHCP
1 3 (6.12%) FTP
1 3 (6.12%) HTTP
1 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.12%) DNS
2 2 (4.08%) SAN
2 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (51.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (16.33%) JIRA
3 7 (14.29%) Subversion
4 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
4 6 (12.24%) ReSharper
4 6 (12.24%) FxCop
4 6 (12.24%) StyleCop
4 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
5 5 (10.20%) InstallShield
6 1 (2.04%) NUnit
6 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (22.45%) Games
2 8 (16.33%) Legal
2 8 (16.33%) Retail
3 7 (14.29%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Finance
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Applications Developer
4 6 (12.24%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Technical Leader
5 5 (10.20%) Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Programmer
7 2 (4.08%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (61.22%) .NET
2 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
2 11 (22.45%) WCF
3 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.29%) CSS
4 6 (12.24%) WPF
4 6 (12.24%) HTML
5 5 (10.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (10.20%) Web Services
5 5 (10.20%) XML
6 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.08%) HTML5
7 2 (4.08%) CSS3
7 2 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.08%) Middleware
8 1 (2.04%) WinForms
8 1 (2.04%) Ajax
8 1 (2.04%) JSON
8 1 (2.04%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.90%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.29%) Statistics
2 7 (14.29%) EPoS
2 7 (14.29%) Data Extraction
3 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.08%) Firmware
4 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.04%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.98%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Linux
3 7 (14.29%) UNIX
4 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.08%) NetWare
6 2 (4.08%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) Scrum
3 8 (16.33%) Workflow
3 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis
4 7 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
4 7 (14.29%) Market Research
4 7 (14.29%) Build Automation
4 7 (14.29%) MVC
4 7 (14.29%) Data Management
5 6 (12.24%) Change Management
5 6 (12.24%) User Stories
5 6 (12.24%) Data Protection
5 6 (12.24%) Time Management
6 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.12%) RAD
6 3 (6.12%) SOA
6 3 (6.12%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL
7 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) SQL
2 23 (46.94%) C#
3 13 (26.53%) T-SQL
4 12 (24.49%) VB.NET
5 7 (14.29%) VB
5 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.29%) PHP
6 6 (12.24%) C++
7 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.12%) MCSE
3 3 (6.12%) MCSA
3 3 (6.12%) MCITP
4 2 (4.08%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Novell eDirectory
2 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) ARCserve
2 2 (4.08%) ZENworks
2 2 (4.08%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) HP
2 2 (4.08%) Dell
2 2 (4.08%) NetApp
2 2 (4.08%) Novell
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.04%) Twitter
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