The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Horsham region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 11 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 44 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 18.72% 17.27% 5.47%
As % of the Vendors category 45.83% 33.93% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 40 19 7
Average salary £36,750 £42,500 £30,015
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.52% +41.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £35,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £71,600 £42,500 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 56 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 40.85% 50.91% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 75 53 36
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £18,250 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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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 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Horsham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 22 (40.00%) Windows
4 19 (34.55%) ITIL
4 19 (34.55%) .NET
5 17 (30.91%) SQL
5 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET
6 13 (23.64%) Problem Management
7 12 (21.82%) Service Management
8 11 (20.00%) C#
9 10 (18.18%) Oracle
9 10 (18.18%) MS Office
9 10 (18.18%) Finance
10 9 (16.36%) Advertising
10 9 (16.36%) ITSM
11 8 (14.55%) DB2
11 8 (14.55%) MCP
11 8 (14.55%) Windows XP
11 8 (14.55%) Replication
11 8 (14.55%) Clustering
11 8 (14.55%) MCTS
11 8 (14.55%) .NET Framework
11 8 (14.55%) Windows 7
12 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
12 7 (12.73%) CSS
12 7 (12.73%) Web Services
12 7 (12.73%) HTML
13 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
13 6 (10.91%) Active Directory

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) Apache
3 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) Lync
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) MPLS
1 4 (7.27%) WAN
1 4 (7.27%) DNS
1 4 (7.27%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.64%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) DB2
3 4 (7.27%) MS Access
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) NUnit
1 6 (10.91%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (10.91%) Moq
1 6 (10.91%) MSTest
2 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Advertising
3 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Analyst
2 13 (23.64%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) .NET Programmer
4 7 (12.73%) Developer Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Programmer
5 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Applications Support
5 6 (10.91%) IT Support
5 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Service Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Technical Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) DBA
7 4 (7.27%) Database Specialist
7 4 (7.27%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) .NET
2 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET
3 8 (14.55%) .NET Framework
4 7 (12.73%) CSS
4 7 (12.73%) Web Services
4 7 (12.73%) HTML
5 6 (10.91%) WinForms
5 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (10.91%) Spring.NET
5 6 (10.91%) WCF
5 6 (10.91%) WPF
5 6 (10.91%) Castle Windsor
5 6 (10.91%) Ninject
5 6 (10.91%) Razor View Engine
5 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (10.91%) Unity DI Container
6 5 (9.09%) jQuery
6 5 (9.09%) Ajax
6 5 (9.09%) XHTML
6 5 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Replication
1 8 (14.55%) Clustering
2 6 (10.91%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (7.27%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.64%) GIS
5 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.64%) E-Learning
5 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Windows XP
2 8 (14.55%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.91%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.64%) Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) ITIL
2 13 (23.64%) Problem Management
3 12 (21.82%) Service Management
4 9 (16.36%) ITSM
5 6 (10.91%) Scrum
5 6 (10.91%) MVC
5 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.91%) TDD
5 6 (10.91%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.91%) Kanban
5 6 (10.91%) MVVM
5 6 (10.91%) Web Application Development
6 5 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 5 (9.09%) System Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Web Development
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.27%) Regression Testing
7 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) SQL
2 11 (20.00%) C#
3 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.27%) C++
4 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.64%) VC++
5 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.64%) Java
6 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.55%) MCP
2 8 (14.55%) MCTS
3 6 (10.91%) MCAD
3 6 (10.91%) MCSD
3 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) vCloud
3 1 (1.82%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) Cisco
3 4 (7.27%) VMware
4 3 (5.45%) Symantec
5 2 (3.64%) Citrix
5 2 (3.64%) Google
5 2 (3.64%) Altiris
6 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) EMC
6 1 (1.82%) NetApp
6 1 (1.82%) Remedy
Horsham, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago