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 27 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 56 47 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 25.00% 18.95% 28.97%
As % of the Vendors category 72.73% 47.96% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 48 37 39
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
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
77 98 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 34.38% 39.52% 63.45%
Number of salaries quoted 68 81 84
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 63 (62.38%) SQL Server
2 59 (58.42%) SQL
3 50 (49.50%) C#
3 50 (49.50%) .NET
4 48 (47.52%) MS Excel
5 44 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (36.63%) Windows
7 34 (33.66%) DNS
8 32 (31.68%) ASP.NET
9 30 (29.70%) TCP/IP
10 29 (28.71%) .NET Framework
11 26 (25.74%) Finance
12 24 (23.76%) E-Commerce
12 24 (23.76%) Web Services
13 23 (22.77%) OO
14 22 (21.78%) Firewall
14 22 (21.78%) XML
15 21 (20.79%) Client/Server
15 21 (20.79%) Active Directory
16 20 (19.80%) VB.NET
16 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
17 19 (18.81%) TDD
17 19 (18.81%) WCF
17 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (18.81%) SaaS
17 19 (18.81%) JavaScript
17 19 (18.81%) HTML
17 19 (18.81%) T-SQL
17 19 (18.81%) Cisco
18 18 (17.82%) CSS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (15.84%) SharePoint
2 11 (10.89%) IIS
3 9 (8.91%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.97%) Lync
5 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 48 (47.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.91%) MS Office
3 5 (4.95%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.81%) SaaS
2 10 (9.90%) Office 365
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (33.66%) DNS
2 30 (29.70%) TCP/IP
3 22 (21.78%) Firewall
4 18 (17.82%) Internet
5 14 (13.86%) LAN
5 14 (13.86%) WAN
6 13 (12.87%) DHCP
6 13 (12.87%) HTTP
7 12 (11.88%) IP Telephony
8 11 (10.89%) SAN
9 8 (7.92%) SMTP
10 7 (6.93%) VoIP
10 7 (6.93%) IPv4
10 7 (6.93%) Network Security
11 6 (5.94%) iSCSI
11 6 (5.94%) H.323
11 6 (5.94%) SNMP
12 5 (4.95%) MGCP
13 4 (3.96%) Wireless
14 3 (2.97%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (62.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.95%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.99%) MySQL
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (17.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (10.89%) Selenium
3 7 (6.93%) WebDriver
4 5 (4.95%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.96%) JIRA
5 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (2.97%) Subversion
6 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.98%) MSBuild
General
1 26 (25.74%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Banking
3 5 (4.95%) Retail
4 1 (0.99%) Marketing
4 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (45.54%) Developer
2 23 (22.77%) .NET Developer
3 16 (15.84%) Senior .NET Developer
3 16 (15.84%) Senior Developer
4 13 (12.87%) Network Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) C# Developer
5 12 (11.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.92%) Support Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Lead Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Administrator
7 7 (6.93%) Windows Administrator
7 7 (6.93%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Finance Systems Manager
9 5 (4.95%) Systems Manager
9 5 (4.95%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (49.50%) .NET
2 32 (31.68%) ASP.NET
3 29 (28.71%) .NET Framework
4 24 (23.76%) Web Services
5 22 (21.78%) XML
6 19 (18.81%) HTML
6 19 (18.81%) WCF
7 18 (17.82%) CSS
8 16 (15.84%) Ajax
9 14 (13.86%) SOAP
9 14 (13.86%) REST
10 7 (6.93%) Entity Framework
10 7 (6.93%) LINQ
10 7 (6.93%) Middleware
11 5 (4.95%) jQuery
12 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (2.97%) Xamarin.iOS
12 3 (2.97%) Cocoa
12 3 (2.97%) JSON
12 3 (2.97%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.79%) Client/Server
2 9 (8.91%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.94%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.96%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.97%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.99%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (36.63%) Windows
2 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (17.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (8.91%) Apple iOS
5 8 (7.92%) Android
6 7 (6.93%) Linux
7 5 (4.95%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.96%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.99%) UNIX
10 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.99%) Solaris
10 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.76%) E-Commerce
3 23 (22.77%) OO
4 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
5 19 (18.81%) TDD
6 18 (17.82%) UML
7 14 (13.86%) OOP
8 13 (12.87%) Test Automation
9 12 (11.88%) ITIL
9 12 (11.88%) Web Application Development
10 8 (7.92%) iOS Development
10 8 (7.92%) Scrum
11 7 (6.93%) Load Balancing
11 7 (6.93%) Service Management
11 7 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (5.94%) Data Security
12 6 (5.94%) CRM
12 6 (5.94%) Network Management
12 6 (5.94%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (5.94%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 59 (58.42%) SQL
2 50 (49.50%) C#
3 20 (19.80%) VB.NET
4 19 (18.81%) JavaScript
4 19 (18.81%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.95%) VBA
6 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.97%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.98%) VB6
8 2 (1.98%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (1.98%) Java
8 2 (1.98%) VB
8 2 (1.98%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (7.92%) Degree
2 6 (5.94%) CCNA
2 6 (5.94%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.95%) MCSE
3 5 (4.95%) MCITP
4 4 (3.96%) MCP
4 4 (3.96%) CCNP
5 3 (2.97%) MCSA
5 3 (2.97%) HP AIS
5 3 (2.97%) HP ASE
5 3 (2.97%) VCP5
6 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.99%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 21 (20.79%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.89%) Hyper-V
3 10 (9.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.94%) Xsan
4 6 (5.94%) VMware ESX
5 5 (4.95%) vSphere
6 1 (0.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) Cisco IPCC
1 6 (5.94%) Cisco UCCX
1 6 (5.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.99%) Nagios
2 1 (0.99%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.99%) SCCM
2 1 (0.99%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (18.81%) Cisco
2 12 (11.88%) Citrix
3 11 (10.89%) VMware
3 11 (10.89%) Riverbed
4 6 (5.94%) SolarWinds
5 5 (4.95%) Xamarin
5 5 (4.95%) HP
6 4 (3.96%) Oracle
6 4 (3.96%) F5
7 3 (2.97%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.98%) Cadence
8 2 (1.98%) Telerik
8 2 (1.98%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.98%) EMC
8 2 (1.98%) Avaya
8 2 (1.98%) NetApp
9 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.99%) Apple
9 1 (0.99%) IBM
9 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
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