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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 16 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 13.86% 12.80% 14.14%
As % of the Vendors category 39.66% 33.33% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 14
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
58 63 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 34.94% 38.41% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 54 63 29
Average salary £41,500 £57,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.82% +79.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Horsham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 23 (45.10%) Windows
2 20 (39.22%) SQL Server
3 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
4 18 (35.29%) C#
5 17 (33.33%) .NET
6 15 (29.41%) MS Office
7 12 (23.53%) ITIL
7 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
8 11 (21.57%) MVC
8 11 (21.57%) Android
9 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
10 9 (17.65%) SQL
10 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (15.69%) Service Management
11 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
11 8 (15.69%) Project Management
11 8 (15.69%) SLA
12 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
12 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
12 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (13.73%) Office 365
13 6 (11.76%) Change Management
13 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (11.76%) QA
13 6 (11.76%) Fat Client
13 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
13 6 (11.76%) HTML
13 6 (11.76%) CSS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
2 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.80%) Lync
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.96%) Node.js
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
2 15 (29.41%) MS Office
3 5 (9.80%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Office 365
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
3 1 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) DHCP
1 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.84%) DNS
1 4 (7.84%) Firewall
2 3 (5.88%) LAN
2 3 (5.88%) WAN
3 2 (3.92%) VPN
3 2 (3.92%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) Internet
4 1 (1.96%) MPLS
4 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.96%) Wireless
4 1 (1.96%) Frame Relay
4 1 (1.96%) Network Security
4 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.96%) ADSL
4 1 (1.96%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) .NET Developer
4 10 (19.61%) Support Analyst
5 8 (15.69%) Applications Support
5 8 (15.69%) C# Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (13.73%) Service Analyst
7 6 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
7 6 (11.76%) Junior
8 4 (7.84%) Graduate
8 4 (7.84%) Junior Developer
8 4 (7.84%) ICT Support Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) ICT Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (11.76%) HTML
4 6 (11.76%) CSS
5 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
5 5 (9.80%) WPF
5 5 (9.80%) jQuery
6 3 (5.88%) Web Services
6 3 (5.88%) Ajax
6 3 (5.88%) HTML5
6 3 (5.88%) Entity Framework
7 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.96%) Kendo UI
8 1 (1.96%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Thin Client
1 6 (11.76%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.92%) iPad
3 2 (3.92%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.92%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) Android
3 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
4 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.96%) Linux
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) ITIL
2 11 (21.57%) MVC
3 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 8 (15.69%) Project Management
4 8 (15.69%) Service Management
5 6 (11.76%) Change Management
5 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.80%) MVVM
7 2 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.92%) Server Building
7 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.96%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.96%) OO
8 1 (1.96%) Quality Management
8 1 (1.96%) TDD
8 1 (1.96%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.96%) Web Development
8 1 (1.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) C#
2 9 (17.65%) SQL
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.88%) C++
4 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.92%) Java
6 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.88%) MCSE
2 3 (5.88%) APMP
3 2 (3.92%) MCP
3 2 (3.92%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
2 6 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.92%) XenApp
3 2 (3.92%) Firmware
4 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) SCCM
2 2 (3.92%) SCOM
2 2 (3.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) VMware
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco
2 3 (5.88%) Citrix
3 2 (3.92%) NetApp
3 2 (3.92%) Apple
4 1 (1.96%) Symantec
4 1 (1.96%) BT
4 1 (1.96%) Avaya