The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 56 74 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 31.11% 33.18% 34.11%
As % of the Vendors category 67.47% 58.73% 70.97%
Number of salaries quoted 53 72 42
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,190 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Vendors Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
83 126 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 46.11% 56.50% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 76 108 59
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 66 (60.00%) C#
2 65 (59.09%) SQL Server
3 64 (58.18%) .NET
4 59 (53.64%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (52.73%) MS Excel
6 52 (47.27%) SQL
7 47 (42.73%) ASP.NET
8 44 (40.00%) OO
8 44 (40.00%) .NET Framework
9 43 (39.09%) TDD
10 41 (37.27%) Finance
10 41 (37.27%) HTML
10 41 (37.27%) JavaScript
11 39 (35.45%) CSS
11 39 (35.45%) Web Services
12 38 (34.55%) Team Foundation Server
13 37 (33.64%) E-Commerce
13 37 (33.64%) Client/Server
14 36 (32.73%) WCF
15 35 (31.82%) XML
16 33 (30.00%) Ajax
17 31 (28.18%) jQuery
17 31 (28.18%) Windows
18 30 (27.27%) MVC
19 28 (25.45%) DNS
20 27 (24.55%) Scrum
21 23 (20.91%) Banking
21 23 (20.91%) ASP.NET MVC
22 22 (20.00%) Entity Framework
22 22 (20.00%) LINQ

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 16 (14.55%) SharePoint
2 11 (10.00%) IIS
3 4 (3.64%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.82%) Apache
5 2 (1.82%) Content Management Server
5 2 (1.82%) CMS
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 58 (52.73%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.18%) MS Office
3 5 (4.55%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.82%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.91%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.36%) SaaS
2 6 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.45%) Office 365
3 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.91%) PaaS
4 1 (0.91%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.45%) DNS
2 19 (17.27%) TCP/IP
3 15 (13.64%) Internet
4 12 (10.91%) Firewall
5 10 (9.09%) SAN
5 10 (9.09%) DHCP
5 10 (9.09%) HTTP
6 8 (7.27%) iSCSI
7 5 (4.55%) IP Telephony
7 5 (4.55%) Network Security
7 5 (4.55%) LDAP
7 5 (4.55%) LAN
7 5 (4.55%) WAN
8 4 (3.64%) IPv4
8 4 (3.64%) Wireless
8 4 (3.64%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (2.73%) VPN
10 2 (1.82%) VoIP
11 1 (0.91%) SMTP
11 1 (0.91%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (6.36%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.82%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.82%) MySQL
6 2 (1.82%) OLAP
7 1 (0.91%) ROLAP
7 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.91%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.91%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.91%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.91%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (0.91%) Big Data
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 38 (34.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (13.64%) Moq
2 15 (13.64%) Mockito
3 8 (7.27%) Subversion
3 8 (7.27%) Selenium
4 6 (5.45%) WebDriver
5 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.73%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.73%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.73%) WiX
7 2 (1.82%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 41 (37.27%) Finance
2 23 (20.91%) Banking
3 11 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 8 (7.27%) Retail
5 6 (5.45%) Back Office
6 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (51.82%) Developer
2 37 (33.64%) .NET Developer
3 22 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 21 (19.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (7.27%) Team Leader
6 7 (6.36%) Administrator
6 7 (6.36%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.36%) Windows Administrator
6 7 (6.36%) .NET Team Leader
6 7 (6.36%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.36%) Agile .NET Developer
7 5 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Finance Systems Manager
7 5 (4.55%) Systems Manager
7 5 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.64%) Web Team Leader
8 4 (3.64%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Server Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (58.18%) .NET
2 47 (42.73%) ASP.NET
3 44 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 41 (37.27%) HTML
5 39 (35.45%) CSS
5 39 (35.45%) Web Services
6 36 (32.73%) WCF
7 35 (31.82%) XML
8 33 (30.00%) Ajax
9 31 (28.18%) jQuery
10 23 (20.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (20.00%) LINQ
11 22 (20.00%) Entity Framework
11 22 (20.00%) XHTML
12 20 (18.18%) NHibernate
13 12 (10.91%) REST
14 11 (10.00%) SOAP
15 7 (6.36%) Middleware
16 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 4 (3.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (33.64%) Client/Server
2 8 (7.27%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.27%) Mobile Banking
3 6 (5.45%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.73%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.73%) FMCG
4 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.82%) Life Science
5 2 (1.82%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.82%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.82%) User Experience
6 1 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.91%) NHS
6 1 (0.91%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.91%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.91%) PDA
6 1 (0.91%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.91%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.18%) Windows
2 17 (15.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (9.09%) Linux
5 7 (6.36%) UNIX
6 4 (3.64%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.64%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.73%) Android
8 2 (1.82%) Solaris
9 1 (0.91%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (53.64%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (40.00%) OO
3 43 (39.09%) TDD
4 37 (33.64%) E-Commerce
5 30 (27.27%) MVC
6 27 (24.55%) Scrum
7 20 (18.18%) OOD
8 18 (16.36%) Software Engineering
9 17 (15.45%) Automated Testing
9 17 (15.45%) UML
9 17 (15.45%) OOP
10 11 (10.00%) ITIL
10 11 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (10.00%) Analytics
11 10 (9.09%) Test Automation
12 7 (6.36%) Load Balancing
13 5 (4.55%) Data Security
13 5 (4.55%) Configuration Management
13 5 (4.55%) Service Management
13 5 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 66 (60.00%) C#
2 52 (47.27%) SQL
3 41 (37.27%) JavaScript
4 19 (17.27%) VB.NET
5 14 (12.73%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.55%) VBA
6 5 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.73%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.82%) VB6
8 2 (1.82%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (1.82%) VB
8 2 (1.82%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.91%) Perl
9 1 (0.91%) Java
9 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.91%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (6.36%) Degree
2 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.73%) MCITP
3 1 (0.91%) HP AIS
3 1 (0.91%) HP ASE
3 1 (0.91%) VCP5
3 1 (0.91%) MCSE
3 1 (0.91%) CCNP
3 1 (0.91%) CCNA
3 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.27%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (3.64%) Samba
5 4 (3.64%) Xsan
6 2 (1.82%) vSphere
6 2 (1.82%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.82%) qmail
6 2 (1.82%) XenApp
7 1 (0.91%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) Tivoli
1 4 (3.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (2.73%) Puppet
2 3 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.73%) Ansible
3 1 (0.91%) Nagios
3 1 (0.91%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (10.00%) Citrix
1 11 (10.00%) VMware
2 8 (7.27%) Riverbed
3 7 (6.36%) Cisco
4 6 (5.45%) IBM
5 4 (3.64%) HP
6 3 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.73%) Oracle
6 3 (2.73%) Tableau
7 2 (1.82%) EMC
7 2 (1.82%) Cadence
7 2 (1.82%) SAP
7 2 (1.82%) Telerik
8 1 (0.91%) ZyXEL
8 1 (0.91%) Draytek
8 1 (0.91%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.91%) NETGEAR
8 1 (0.91%) Remedy
8 1 (0.91%) Sophos
8 1 (0.91%) Dell
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k Dependant on EXP
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30- 45k Dependant on EXP
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: £27,027 - 30,947 per year + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £62,000 per annum +Car allowance, £1,500 location allowance, Pen
Posted: 17 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago