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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 13 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 4.17% 8.65% 11.76%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 12.68% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Average salary £35,000 £37,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.28% -11.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £23,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £48,000 £50,600
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
18 71 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 25.00% 68.27% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 53 12
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £55,000
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 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Hounslow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) EMC
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Wyse
4 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Xen
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) MCTS
5 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Advertising
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) .NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Lync
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) PBX
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MS Access
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) CRM Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) NHS Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) NHS
4 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (10.00%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) V-Model
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MCTS
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) MCSA
4 1 (10.00%) CCA
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Xen
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) EMC
1 3 (30.00%) Wyse
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco