The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 15 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 14.08% 8.85% 10.79%
As % of the Vendors category 28.57% 18.52% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 15
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Horsham region.

Vendors Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
70 54 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 49.30% 47.79% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 66 50 31
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Horsham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Horsham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
3 15 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 15 (37.50%) Windows
3 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (32.50%) SQL
6 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (27.50%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (27.50%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
7 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (25.00%) Cisco
8 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
9 9 (22.50%) Firewall
9 9 (22.50%) Finance
10 8 (20.00%) DHCP
10 8 (20.00%) HP
11 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (17.50%) LAN
11 7 (17.50%) WAN
11 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
11 7 (17.50%) MS Access
11 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
11 7 (17.50%) BT

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 20 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.00%) SAS
3 4 (10.00%) IIS
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.50%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS Office
3 5 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Firewall
2 8 (20.00%) DHCP
3 7 (17.50%) LAN
3 7 (17.50%) WAN
4 5 (12.50%) DNS
4 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (7.50%) Internet
6 2 (5.00%) SAN
6 2 (5.00%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.50%) SSL
7 1 (2.50%) FTP
7 1 (2.50%) SNMP
7 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
5 11 (27.50%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (17.50%) MS Access
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Administrator
3 8 (20.00%) DBA
3 8 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 4 (10.00%) Desktop Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (10.00%) Server Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) HTML
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
1 5 (12.50%) CSS
2 4 (10.00%) XML
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) COM
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.50%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Phone
3 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (17.50%) Line Management
2 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
3 5 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL
4 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.50%) Software Deployment
5 2 (5.00%) Time Management
5 2 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.50%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.50%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.00%) VBScript
3 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) C++
4 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.00%) MCP
3 4 (10.00%) CCIE
4 3 (7.50%) CCSP
4 3 (7.50%) CCNP
4 3 (7.50%) CCNA
4 3 (7.50%) MCTS
4 3 (7.50%) MCSE
4 3 (7.50%) MCSA
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) XenApp
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Cisco
2 8 (20.00%) HP
3 7 (17.50%) BT
4 4 (10.00%) VMware
5 3 (7.50%) Altiris
5 3 (7.50%) Symantec
6 1 (2.50%) Veeam
6 1 (2.50%) Dell
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) NetApp
Horsham, West Sussex
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