The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Hounslow 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 21 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 11.03% 9.30% 27.27%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 17.78% 44.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 15
Average salary £27,000 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.76% +34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,850 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 45 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 66.21% 52.33% 61.82%
Number of salaries quoted 78 31 32
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
London

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 24 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Hounslow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 16 (61.54%) VPN
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (57.69%) MCITP
3 13 (50.00%) Change Management
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (46.15%) DNS
4 12 (46.15%) DHCP
4 12 (46.15%) VMware
4 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (42.31%) NAS
5 11 (42.31%) F5
5 11 (42.31%) Firewall
5 11 (42.31%) SAN
5 11 (42.31%) LAN
5 11 (42.31%) WAN
5 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
5 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
6 10 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (26.92%) Windows
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco
7 7 (26.92%) CCNA
7 7 (26.92%) Citrix
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (23.08%) ITIL
8 6 (23.08%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) MCP
9 5 (19.23%) MS Office
9 5 (19.23%) MCSE
9 5 (19.23%) MCSA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (19.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.85%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) VPN
2 12 (46.15%) DNS
2 12 (46.15%) DHCP
3 11 (42.31%) NAS
3 11 (42.31%) Firewall
3 11 (42.31%) SAN
3 11 (42.31%) LAN
3 11 (42.31%) WAN
4 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Operations Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) IT Operations Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) DBA
5 5 (19.23%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Consultant
7 3 (11.54%) Server Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Network Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) IT Consultant
8 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 2 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (7.69%) IT Support
8 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) FMCG
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
2 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Change Management
2 10 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) Network Design
5 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Logistics
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.85%) Network Management
7 1 (3.85%) Validation
7 1 (3.85%) UML
7 1 (3.85%) ERP
7 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (57.69%) MCITP
2 10 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (26.92%) CCNA
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (23.08%) Degree
5 5 (19.23%) MCP
5 5 (19.23%) MCSE
5 5 (19.23%) MCSA
5 5 (19.23%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) F5
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
3 7 (26.92%) Citrix
4 5 (19.23%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) Mercator
5 3 (11.54%) SunGard
6 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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