The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Jersey 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 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 6 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Jersey 22.22% 33.33% 64.29%
As % of the Vendors category 28.57% 40.00% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 22
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
Channel Islands

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

Vendors Category
Jersey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
7 15 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Jersey 77.78% 83.33% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 27
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Jersey

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Jersey

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Jersey

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Jersey

Microsoft
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Jersey

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Jersey 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 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Jersey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Jersey 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Development Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) HP