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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 40 50 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 20.30% 25.64% 18.46%
As % of the Vendors category 50.63% 60.24% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 23
Average salary £48,750 £40,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -32.50%
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
79 83 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 40.10% 42.56% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 76 72 61
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 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 27 February 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 54 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 48 (48.48%) .NET
3 47 (47.47%) SQL
4 44 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 43 (43.43%) C#
6 34 (34.34%) ASP.NET
7 29 (29.29%) Windows
7 29 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 21 (21.21%) Degree
10 20 (20.20%) .NET Framework
10 20 (20.20%) E-Commerce
10 20 (20.20%) JavaScript
10 20 (20.20%) Web Services
10 20 (20.20%) XML
11 19 (19.19%) CSS
11 19 (19.19%) HTML
11 19 (19.19%) Active Directory
11 19 (19.19%) Finance
12 18 (18.18%) Web Application Development
12 18 (18.18%) Firewall
12 18 (18.18%) Cisco
13 17 (17.17%) DNS
13 17 (17.17%) T-SQL
13 17 (17.17%) Web Development
13 17 (17.17%) Computer Science
14 16 (16.16%) SharePoint
15 14 (14.14%) SLA
15 14 (14.14%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (13.13%) Ajax

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (16.16%) SharePoint
2 12 (12.12%) MS Exchange
3 8 (8.08%) IIS
4 3 (3.03%) Lync
4 3 (3.03%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 54 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.09%) MS Office
3 5 (5.05%) MS Project
4 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.01%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.11%) SaaS
2 6 (6.06%) Office 365
3 3 (3.03%) PaaS
3 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 18 (18.18%) Firewall
3 17 (17.17%) DNS
4 12 (12.12%) LAN
4 12 (12.12%) WAN
5 11 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 10 (10.10%) SMTP
6 10 (10.10%) Internet
7 9 (9.09%) H.323
7 9 (9.09%) SNMP
8 8 (8.08%) VoIP
8 8 (8.08%) MGCP
9 7 (7.07%) HTTP
10 6 (6.06%) SAN
11 5 (5.05%) SSL
12 4 (4.04%) IPv4
12 4 (4.04%) DHCP
12 4 (4.04%) Network Security
12 4 (4.04%) Unified Communications
13 3 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.08%) MySQL
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.01%) OLAP
6 1 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.01%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.08%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (7.07%) Selenium
4 5 (5.05%) WebDriver
5 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.04%) JIRA
6 1 (1.01%) MSBuild
General
1 19 (19.19%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Retail
3 3 (3.03%) Marketing
3 3 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Publishing
4 1 (1.01%) Electronics
4 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (43.43%) Developer
2 19 (19.19%) Network Engineer
2 19 (19.19%) .NET Developer
3 16 (16.16%) C# Developer
3 16 (16.16%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (14.14%) Senior Developer
5 12 (12.12%) Senior .NET Developer
5 12 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (10.10%) Support Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 9 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Network Architect
8 8 (8.08%) Architect
8 8 (8.08%) Systems Architect
9 7 (7.07%) Network Support
9 7 (7.07%) Network Support Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Web Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (48.48%) .NET
2 34 (34.34%) ASP.NET
3 20 (20.20%) Web Services
3 20 (20.20%) XML
3 20 (20.20%) .NET Framework
4 19 (19.19%) CSS
4 19 (19.19%) HTML
5 13 (13.13%) Ajax
6 12 (12.12%) jQuery
7 9 (9.09%) WCF
8 8 (8.08%) CSS3
8 8 (8.08%) HTML5
8 8 (8.08%) SOAP
9 7 (7.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (7.07%) REST
9 7 (7.07%) LINQ
10 6 (6.06%) XHTML
11 5 (5.05%) Middleware
12 3 (3.03%) JSF
12 3 (3.03%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.17%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.12%) Client/Server
3 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.04%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (3.03%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.01%) DTV
6 1 (1.01%) User Experience
6 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.29%) Windows
2 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (9.09%) Android
3 9 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.02%) Linux
5 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (20.20%) E-Commerce
3 18 (18.18%) Web Application Development
4 17 (17.17%) Web Development
5 12 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 12 (12.12%) OO
6 11 (11.11%) TDD
7 10 (10.10%) UML
7 10 (10.10%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (9.09%) ITIL
8 9 (9.09%) Migration
8 9 (9.09%) Android Development
8 9 (9.09%) iOS Development
8 9 (9.09%) Network Management
9 8 (8.08%) CRM
9 8 (8.08%) SEO
10 7 (7.07%) Scrum
10 7 (7.07%) Test Automation
11 6 (6.06%) Business Development
11 6 (6.06%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.47%) SQL
2 43 (43.43%) C#
3 20 (20.20%) JavaScript
4 17 (17.17%) T-SQL
5 13 (13.13%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.02%) Java
8 1 (1.01%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.01%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.01%) VBA
8 1 (1.01%) VB6
8 1 (1.01%) VBScript
8 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (21.21%) Degree
2 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.06%) CCNA
3 6 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.05%) MCP
4 5 (5.05%) MCSE
5 4 (4.04%) CCNP
5 4 (4.04%) MCITP
6 3 (3.03%) HP AIS
6 3 (3.03%) HP ASE
6 3 (3.03%) VCP5
6 3 (3.03%) MCSA
6 3 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.01%) MCTS
7 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.14%) SLA
2 3 (3.03%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 19 (19.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.07%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.05%) vSphere
4 4 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.02%) Xsan
5 2 (2.02%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (9.09%) Cisco IPCC
1 9 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
1 9 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.02%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (18.18%) Cisco
2 9 (9.09%) Riverbed
2 9 (9.09%) SolarWinds
2 9 (9.09%) Xamarin
3 8 (8.08%) Google
4 6 (6.06%) VMware
4 6 (6.06%) Avaya
5 4 (4.04%) HP
5 4 (4.04%) F5
6 3 (3.03%) Sitecore
6 3 (3.03%) Oracle
6 3 (3.03%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.03%) Citrix
7 2 (2.02%) Symantec
8 1 (1.01%) McAfee
8 1 (1.01%) NetApp
8 1 (1.01%) SAP
8 1 (1.01%) EMC
8 1 (1.01%) Telerik
8 1 (1.01%) Tableau
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Pension , Medical , Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Wolters Kluwer
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 9 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey, London (KT1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £35 - 40k
Posted: 10 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
The New Victoria Hospital
Salary: Competitive with Pension, Life and Medical Assurance
Posted: 24 days ago