The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hayes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hayes 42.11% 23.53% 5.88%
As % of the Vendors category 44.44% 26.67% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -46.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Hayes region.

Vendors Category
Hayes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hayes 94.74% 88.24% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 7
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% +24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hayes

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hayes

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hayes

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Hayes

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Hayes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hayes region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Hayes

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hayes

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hayes 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 6 (75.00%) MS Office
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) CCNA
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Aruba
2 4 (50.00%) Network Design
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
2 4 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) OSPF
2 4 (50.00%) BGP
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) WLAN
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) HNC
2 4 (50.00%) HND
2 4 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Finance

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hayes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hayes 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.

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) OSPF
2 4 (50.00%) BGP
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) WLAN
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) SOA Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SOA Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) XSD
2 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
2 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Design
1 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ITSM
2 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) RUP
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Process
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNA
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) HNC
2 4 (50.00%) HND
3 2 (25.00%) MCTS
3 2 (25.00%) CCIP
3 2 (25.00%) CCDP
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Aruba
2 4 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) SAP