The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 18.84% 11.45% 5.97%
As % of the Vendors category 36.11% 15.46% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 3
Average salary £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £22,500 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £50,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hounslow region.

Vendors Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36 97 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 52.17% 74.05% 43.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 75 16
Average salary £60,000 £48,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Hounslow

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Hounslow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hounslow region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Hounslow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) XML
3 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 9 (52.94%) WCF
4 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
5 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
6 6 (35.29%) Windows
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
7 5 (29.41%) SOAP
7 5 (29.41%) Web Services
7 5 (29.41%) XSL
7 5 (29.41%) MySQL
7 5 (29.41%) DHTML
7 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) PHP
7 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) LINQ
7 5 (29.41%) WPF
7 5 (29.41%) System Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Ajax
7 5 (29.41%) REST

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) MPLS
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Senior .NET Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) XML Developer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
1 9 (52.94%) XML
1 9 (52.94%) WCF
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 5 (29.41%) SOAP
2 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 5 (29.41%) XSL
2 5 (29.41%) DHTML
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) LINQ
2 5 (29.41%) WPF
2 5 (29.41%) Ajax
2 5 (29.41%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) System Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) People Management
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Server Building
6 1 (5.88%) Time Management
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) V-Model
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) PHP
3 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
4 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) VBScript
5 2 (11.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (17.65%) MCSE
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) CCA
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) EMC
2 2 (11.76%) Wyse