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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 46 46 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 27.06% 30.67% 14.20%
As % of the Vendors category 58.97% 71.88% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 46 40 24
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -25.00%
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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Vendors Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
78 64 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 45.88% 42.67% 44.97%
Number of salaries quoted 78 58 69
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 59 (56.73%) MS Excel
2 52 (50.00%) .NET
3 44 (42.31%) SQL
4 41 (39.42%) C#
5 38 (36.54%) ASP.NET
6 35 (33.65%) SQL Server
7 29 (27.88%) Windows
8 27 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (23.08%) Degree
10 22 (21.15%) JavaScript
10 22 (21.15%) E-Commerce
11 21 (20.19%) HTML
11 21 (20.19%) CSS
11 21 (20.19%) Web Services
12 20 (19.23%) Web Development
13 19 (18.27%) Computer Science
13 19 (18.27%) Web Application Development
13 19 (18.27%) XML
13 19 (18.27%) SLA
13 19 (18.27%) Active Directory
14 18 (17.31%) Cisco
14 18 (17.31%) TCP/IP
14 18 (17.31%) DNS
14 18 (17.31%) SharePoint
15 17 (16.35%) Finance
16 16 (15.38%) Firewall
16 16 (15.38%) .NET Framework
17 15 (14.42%) jQuery
18 14 (13.46%) Ajax
18 14 (13.46%) Migration

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (17.31%) SharePoint
2 13 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 8 (7.69%) IIS
4 5 (4.81%) Lync
5 3 (2.88%) MS Project Server
6 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.96%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.96%) CMS
Applications
1 59 (56.73%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.65%) MS Office
3 5 (4.81%) MS Project
4 3 (2.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.69%) SaaS
2 5 (4.81%) Office 365
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.92%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.31%) TCP/IP
1 18 (17.31%) DNS
2 16 (15.38%) Firewall
3 14 (13.46%) WAN
3 14 (13.46%) LAN
4 13 (12.50%) IP Telephony
5 11 (10.58%) SNMP
5 11 (10.58%) H.323
6 10 (9.62%) MGCP
6 10 (9.62%) SMTP
7 9 (8.65%) Internet
8 8 (7.69%) SSL
8 8 (7.69%) VoIP
9 6 (5.77%) Unified Communications
9 6 (5.77%) HTTP
10 5 (4.81%) SAN
11 4 (3.85%) IPv4
12 3 (2.88%) DHCP
13 2 (1.92%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.54%) MySQL
3 11 (10.58%) Relational Database
4 10 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.92%) OLAP
6 2 (1.92%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.88%) Selenium
4 2 (1.92%) JIRA
4 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (16.35%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Retail
3 3 (2.88%) Marketing
3 3 (2.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.96%) Publishing
4 1 (0.96%) Electronics
4 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (39.42%) Developer
2 22 (21.15%) .NET Developer
3 21 (20.19%) Network Engineer
4 17 (16.35%) Senior Developer
5 16 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 16 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (14.42%) Senior .NET Developer
7 13 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 13 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (9.62%) Systems Architect
8 10 (9.62%) Architect
8 10 (9.62%) Web Developer
9 9 (8.65%) Software Developer
9 9 (8.65%) Network Support
9 9 (8.65%) Network Support Engineer
9 9 (8.65%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
10 8 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
10 8 (7.69%) Operations Support Engineer
10 8 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (50.00%) .NET
2 38 (36.54%) ASP.NET
3 21 (20.19%) HTML
3 21 (20.19%) CSS
3 21 (20.19%) Web Services
4 19 (18.27%) XML
5 16 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 15 (14.42%) jQuery
7 14 (13.46%) Ajax
8 12 (11.54%) HTML5
8 12 (11.54%) CSS3
9 11 (10.58%) XHTML
10 7 (6.73%) WCF
11 6 (5.77%) Middleware
12 5 (4.81%) SOAP
12 5 (4.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (4.81%) LINQ
13 4 (3.85%) REST
14 3 (2.88%) XSL
14 3 (2.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.27%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.62%) Client/Server
3 8 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.92%) User Experience
4 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.96%) DTV
5 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.96%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.96%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.88%) Windows
2 10 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (8.65%) Apple iOS
3 9 (8.65%) Android
4 3 (2.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.92%) Linux
5 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.15%) E-Commerce
3 20 (19.23%) Web Development
4 19 (18.27%) Web Application Development
5 14 (13.46%) Migration
6 12 (11.54%) ITIL
7 11 (10.58%) SEO
7 11 (10.58%) Network Management
8 10 (9.62%) Software Engineering
8 10 (9.62%) Scrum
8 10 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (8.65%) Project Management
9 9 (8.65%) Android Development
9 9 (8.65%) iOS Development
10 8 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
10 8 (7.69%) UML
10 8 (7.69%) OO
10 8 (7.69%) CRM
11 7 (6.73%) TDD
12 6 (5.77%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 44 (42.31%) SQL
2 41 (39.42%) C#
3 22 (21.15%) JavaScript
4 13 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 11 (10.58%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.88%) Java
6 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.96%) PHP
7 1 (0.96%) VBA
7 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (23.08%) Degree
2 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.77%) MCSE
3 6 (5.77%) MCP
4 4 (3.85%) CCNA
4 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.92%) HP AIS
6 2 (1.92%) HP ASE
6 2 (1.92%) VCP5
6 2 (1.92%) MCITP
6 2 (1.92%) MCTS
6 2 (1.92%) MCSA
6 2 (1.92%) MCT
6 2 (1.92%) CCNP
7 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.27%) SLA
2 3 (2.88%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 19 (18.27%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.73%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.85%) vSphere
4 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.92%) XenApp
5 2 (1.92%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.92%) Xsan
5 2 (1.92%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (10.58%) Cisco IPCC
1 11 (10.58%) Cisco UCCX
1 11 (10.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.92%) SCCM
2 2 (1.92%) SCOM
2 2 (1.92%) AppDNA
2 2 (1.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (17.31%) Cisco
2 13 (12.50%) Google
3 11 (10.58%) SolarWinds
4 9 (8.65%) Xamarin
4 9 (8.65%) Riverbed
5 6 (5.77%) Avaya
6 5 (4.81%) VMware
7 4 (3.85%) Oracle
7 4 (3.85%) Citrix
8 3 (2.88%) HP
8 3 (2.88%) F5
8 3 (2.88%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.92%) RightFax
9 2 (1.92%) Tableau
9 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.92%) Symantec
9 2 (1.92%) McAfee
10 1 (0.96%) NetApp
10 1 (0.96%) EMC
10 1 (0.96%) Cognos
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