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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 31 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 5.80% 10.07% 13.46%
As % of the Vendors category 11.27% 17.95% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 14
Average salary £42,500 £31,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -24.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,411 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,000 £42,500
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
71 78 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 51.45% 56.12% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 58 63 30
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £19,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Horsham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 19 (59.38%) SharePoint
2 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
4 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
4 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
6 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (28.13%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (28.13%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (25.00%) Cisco
7 8 (25.00%) Finance
8 7 (21.88%) VMware
8 7 (21.88%) Firewall
9 6 (18.75%) Project Management
9 6 (18.75%) MS Project
10 5 (15.63%) MCP
10 5 (15.63%) MS Access
10 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
11 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (12.50%) MS Office

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 19 (59.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.13%) SAS
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) MS Project
3 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) DHCP
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
2 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (9.38%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (15.63%) MS Access
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Administrator
2 8 (25.00%) DBA
2 8 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 7 (21.88%) Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (12.50%) Server Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Desktop Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) IT Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.25%) CSS
1 2 (6.25%) XML
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Performance Tuning
1 9 (28.13%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (18.75%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.25%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.13%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
1 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.25%) VBScript
2 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) C++
3 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) MCP
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (9.38%) MCTS
3 2 (6.25%) APMP
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) vSphere
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Server
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco
2 7 (21.88%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Symantec
3 3 (9.38%) Altiris
3 3 (9.38%) Veeam
4 2 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) BT
5 1 (3.13%) NetApp
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