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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 17 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 12.12% 14.15% 10.87%
As % of the Vendors category 30.77% 48.39% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 10
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +49.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £31,400 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
65 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 39.39% 29.25% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 64 30 31
Average salary £57,500 £32,000 £29,050
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.68% +10.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Horsham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (52.73%) MS Excel
2 24 (43.64%) SQL
3 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
4 16 (29.09%) SharePoint
4 16 (29.09%) ITIL
4 16 (29.09%) Windows
5 15 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (25.45%) Problem Management
6 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (23.64%) Service Management
7 13 (23.64%) Finance
8 12 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (18.18%) DNS
9 10 (18.18%) MS Office
9 10 (18.18%) MS Access
9 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (16.36%) Advertising
10 9 (16.36%) ITSM
10 9 (16.36%) .NET
10 9 (16.36%) WAN
10 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
10 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (14.55%) Windows XP
11 8 (14.55%) LAN
11 8 (14.55%) Cisco
11 8 (14.55%) Oracle
11 8 (14.55%) DB2

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (29.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) Apache
3 4 (7.27%) SAS
4 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.45%) IIS
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.82%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 29 (52.73%) MS Excel
2 10 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (3.64%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) DNS
2 9 (16.36%) WAN
3 8 (14.55%) LAN
4 7 (12.73%) DHCP
4 7 (12.73%) Firewall
5 4 (7.27%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (5.45%) SAN
6 3 (5.45%) Internet
6 3 (5.45%) Unified Communications
7 2 (3.64%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.82%) NAS
8 1 (1.82%) MPLS
8 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.82%) FTP
8 1 (1.82%) SNMP
8 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.82%) VPN
8 1 (1.82%) PBX
8 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (18.18%) MS Access
5 8 (14.55%) DB2
6 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
7 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Analyst
2 10 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) DBA
3 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) IT Support
4 7 (12.73%) Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Applications Support
4 7 (12.73%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.91%) Service Manager
5 6 (10.91%) SQL DBA
6 5 (9.09%) Technical Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Technical Support
7 4 (7.27%) Database Specialist
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Services Manager
7 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Web Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Database Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) .NET
2 8 (14.55%) HTML
3 7 (12.73%) XML
4 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
4 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
5 5 (9.09%) CSS
6 3 (5.45%) jQuery
6 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (3.64%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.82%) COM
8 1 (1.82%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Replication
1 8 (14.55%) Clustering
2 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.64%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Windows XP
3 7 (12.73%) Windows 7
3 7 (12.73%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) ITIL
2 14 (25.45%) Problem Management
3 13 (23.64%) Service Management
4 12 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (16.36%) ITSM
6 8 (14.55%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (12.73%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.64%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (3.64%) High Availability
8 2 (3.64%) Project Management
8 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.82%) E-business
9 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.82%) Document Management
9 1 (1.82%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.82%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) SQL
2 15 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 5 (9.09%) C#
3 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.27%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.64%) VBScript
5 2 (3.64%) C
5 2 (3.64%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) Python
6 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.27%) CCIE
3 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 3 (5.45%) CCSP
4 3 (5.45%) CCNP
4 3 (5.45%) CCNA
4 3 (5.45%) MCSE
4 3 (5.45%) MCSA
5 2 (3.64%) MCP
5 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle
1 8 (14.55%) Cisco
2 7 (12.73%) HP
2 7 (12.73%) BT
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
3 2 (3.64%) Dell
4 1 (1.82%) Citrix
4 1 (1.82%) Symantec
4 1 (1.82%) Mitel
Horsham, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, Sussex
networx
Salary: Excellent Benefits inc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago