The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hillingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hillingdon 64.00% - 100.00%
As % of the Vendors category 80.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 4
Average salary £27,500 - £29,000
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 Hillingdon region.

Vendors Category
Hillingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hillingdon 80.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 4
Average salary £27,500 £52,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.61% +81.03%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hillingdon

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hillingdon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hillingdon

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Hillingdon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hillingdon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hillingdon 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 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (50.00%) MS Office
2 19 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (50.00%) Marketing
3 16 (42.11%) Windows
4 15 (39.47%) Mac OS X
4 15 (39.47%) Apple
4 15 (39.47%) Apple iOS
5 10 (26.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (26.32%) Business Development
5 10 (26.32%) Finance
5 10 (26.32%) Coaching
6 9 (23.68%) People Management
6 9 (23.68%) Big Data
6 9 (23.68%) Analytics
6 9 (23.68%) MBA
6 9 (23.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (23.68%) Degree
6 9 (23.68%) Product Marketing
6 9 (23.68%) Project Management
6 9 (23.68%) Market Research
7 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
8 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (7.89%) VMware
8 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.63%) Statistics
9 1 (2.63%) NHS
9 1 (2.63%) iSOFT
9 1 (2.63%) Internet

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hillingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hillingdon 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 19 (50.00%) MS Office
1 19 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (23.68%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) Big Data
General
1 19 (50.00%) Marketing
2 10 (26.32%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Support Engineer
1 17 (44.74%) 2nd Line Support
2 15 (39.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 15 (39.47%) Mac Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) Senior Manager
3 10 (26.32%) Product Manager
3 10 (26.32%) Senior Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 20 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Mac OS X
2 15 (39.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Business Development
1 10 (26.32%) Coaching
2 9 (23.68%) People Management
2 9 (23.68%) Analytics
2 9 (23.68%) Product Marketing
2 9 (23.68%) Market Research
2 9 (23.68%) Project Management
3 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) MBA
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Apple
2 3 (7.89%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) iSOFT
3 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix