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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 50 69 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 28.57% 33.50% 30.67%
As % of the Vendors category 70.42% 56.56% 67.65%
Number of salaries quoted 49 68 44
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 £37,000 £31,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
71 122 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 40.57% 59.22% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 66 108 62
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 67 (63.21%) SQL Server
2 61 (57.55%) C#
3 56 (52.83%) .NET
4 55 (51.89%) MS Excel
4 55 (51.89%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (50.00%) SQL
6 39 (36.79%) ASP.NET
6 39 (36.79%) OO
7 38 (35.85%) Finance
7 38 (35.85%) TDD
7 38 (35.85%) .NET Framework
8 37 (34.91%) Web Services
8 37 (34.91%) HTML
9 36 (33.96%) JavaScript
9 36 (33.96%) Windows
9 36 (33.96%) E-Commerce
9 36 (33.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 35 (33.02%) WCF
10 35 (33.02%) CSS
11 34 (32.08%) XML
11 34 (32.08%) Client/Server
12 33 (31.13%) DNS
13 32 (30.19%) Ajax
14 26 (24.53%) TCP/IP
15 24 (22.64%) MVC
15 24 (22.64%) Scrum
16 23 (21.70%) jQuery
17 21 (19.81%) Windows Server 2012
18 20 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
19 19 (17.92%) LINQ

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 14 (13.21%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.32%) IIS
3 4 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.89%) Lync
6 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.94%) Apache
Applications
1 55 (51.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.55%) MS Office
3 5 (4.72%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.94%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.98%) SaaS
2 10 (9.43%) Office 365
3 8 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.83%) PaaS
6 1 (0.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 33 (31.13%) DNS
2 26 (24.53%) TCP/IP
3 17 (16.04%) Internet
3 17 (16.04%) Firewall
4 13 (12.26%) SAN
4 13 (12.26%) HTTP
5 12 (11.32%) DHCP
6 9 (8.49%) LAN
6 9 (8.49%) WAN
6 9 (8.49%) IP Telephony
6 9 (8.49%) iSCSI
7 7 (6.60%) Network Security
8 6 (5.66%) IPv4
9 4 (3.77%) LDAP
9 4 (3.77%) Wireless
10 3 (2.83%) BIG-IP
10 3 (2.83%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (2.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (2.83%) VPN
10 3 (2.83%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (63.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.72%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.89%) MySQL
4 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.94%) ROLAP
5 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.94%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.94%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.94%) Big Data
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 36 (33.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (11.32%) Moq
2 12 (11.32%) Mockito
3 11 (10.38%) Selenium
4 7 (6.60%) WebDriver
5 6 (5.66%) Subversion
6 3 (2.83%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.83%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.83%) WiX
6 3 (2.83%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.89%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 38 (35.85%) Finance
2 19 (17.92%) Banking
3 8 (7.55%) Retail
4 7 (6.60%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (49.06%) Developer
2 33 (31.13%) .NET Developer
3 21 (19.81%) Senior .NET Developer
3 21 (19.81%) Senior Developer
4 8 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) Administrator
5 7 (6.60%) Windows Administrator
5 7 (6.60%) Team Leader
5 7 (6.60%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 6 (5.66%) .NET Team Leader
6 6 (5.66%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Finance Systems Manager
7 5 (4.72%) Systems Manager
7 5 (4.72%) Network Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Web Team Leader
8 4 (3.77%) Lead Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Architect
9 3 (2.83%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (52.83%) .NET
2 39 (36.79%) ASP.NET
3 38 (35.85%) .NET Framework
4 37 (34.91%) HTML
4 37 (34.91%) Web Services
5 35 (33.02%) CSS
5 35 (33.02%) WCF
6 34 (32.08%) XML
7 32 (30.19%) Ajax
8 23 (21.70%) jQuery
9 19 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (17.92%) LINQ
9 19 (17.92%) Entity Framework
9 19 (17.92%) XHTML
10 17 (16.04%) NHibernate
11 15 (14.15%) REST
12 14 (13.21%) SOAP
13 7 (6.60%) Middleware
14 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 3 (2.83%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 34 (32.08%) Client/Server
2 8 (7.55%) Mobile Banking
3 7 (6.60%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.89%) FMCG
7 2 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.89%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.94%) PDA
8 1 (0.94%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.96%) Windows
2 21 (19.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (10.38%) Linux
5 5 (4.72%) Windows XP
5 5 (4.72%) UNIX
6 4 (3.77%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.83%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.83%) Android
8 2 (1.89%) Solaris
9 1 (0.94%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (51.89%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.79%) OO
3 38 (35.85%) TDD
4 36 (33.96%) E-Commerce
5 24 (22.64%) MVC
5 24 (22.64%) Scrum
6 17 (16.04%) Software Engineering
6 17 (16.04%) OOD
6 17 (16.04%) UML
6 17 (16.04%) OOP
7 14 (13.21%) Automated Testing
8 13 (12.26%) Test Automation
9 11 (10.38%) ITIL
10 8 (7.55%) Analytics
11 7 (6.60%) Data Security
11 7 (6.60%) Service Management
11 7 (6.60%) Load Balancing
12 6 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (5.66%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (57.55%) C#
2 53 (50.00%) SQL
3 36 (33.96%) JavaScript
4 17 (16.04%) T-SQL
4 17 (16.04%) VB.NET
5 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.72%) VBA
7 3 (2.83%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.89%) VB6
8 2 (1.89%) VB
8 2 (1.89%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (1.89%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.94%) Perl
9 1 (0.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.66%) CCNA
2 6 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.66%) MCITP
3 4 (3.77%) Degree
3 4 (3.77%) MCSE
3 4 (3.77%) CCNP
4 3 (2.83%) MCP
4 3 (2.83%) MCSA
4 3 (2.83%) HP AIS
4 3 (2.83%) HP ASE
4 3 (2.83%) VCP5
5 1 (0.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (17.92%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.43%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.49%) VMware ESX
5 6 (5.66%) Xsan
6 4 (3.77%) vSphere
7 3 (2.83%) Samba
7 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.94%) qmail
9 1 (0.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (2.83%) Puppet
1 3 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.83%) Ansible
2 2 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.89%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.94%) SCOM
3 1 (0.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (15.09%) Cisco
2 12 (11.32%) Citrix
2 12 (11.32%) VMware
3 10 (9.43%) Riverbed
4 5 (4.72%) HP
5 4 (3.77%) IBM
6 3 (2.83%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.83%) F5
7 2 (1.89%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.89%) Telerik
7 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.89%) Cadence
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle
8 1 (0.94%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.94%) SAP
8 1 (0.94%) Sun
8 1 (0.94%) NetApp
8 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.94%) Apple
8 1 (0.94%) Teradata
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 20 days ago