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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 62 72 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 32.46% 28.57% 36.21%
As % of the Vendors category 61.39% 57.14% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 58 67 40
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +25.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,987 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
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
101 126 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 52.88% 50.00% 53.45%
Number of salaries quoted 87 100 58
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 £28,987 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,500
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 31 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 31 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 71 (61.21%) .NET
2 67 (57.76%) C#
3 62 (53.45%) SQL Server
4 60 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 53 (45.69%) SQL
7 50 (43.10%) ASP.NET
8 45 (38.79%) OO
9 44 (37.93%) TDD
9 44 (37.93%) Finance
9 44 (37.93%) .NET Framework
10 40 (34.48%) Client/Server
10 40 (34.48%) HTML
10 40 (34.48%) JavaScript
11 39 (33.62%) E-Commerce
12 38 (32.76%) CSS
13 35 (30.17%) Web Services
14 33 (28.45%) Team Foundation Server
15 32 (27.59%) WCF
15 32 (27.59%) jQuery
16 31 (26.72%) MVC
17 29 (25.00%) Ajax
17 29 (25.00%) XML
18 28 (24.14%) Windows
18 28 (24.14%) Scrum
19 24 (20.69%) Banking
20 23 (19.83%) VB.NET
20 23 (19.83%) DNS
20 23 (19.83%) ASP.NET MVC
21 22 (18.97%) XHTML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 20 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.62%) IIS
3 4 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.59%) CMS
4 3 (2.59%) Content Management Server
5 2 (1.72%) Apache
5 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 58 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.76%) MS Office
3 4 (3.45%) InfoPath
3 4 (3.45%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.86%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.38%) SaaS
2 6 (5.17%) Office 365
3 5 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.86%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.83%) DNS
2 13 (11.21%) TCP/IP
3 11 (9.48%) Internet
4 10 (8.62%) Firewall
5 9 (7.76%) SAN
5 9 (7.76%) DHCP
6 8 (6.90%) iSCSI
7 6 (5.17%) HTTP
8 5 (4.31%) IP Telephony
8 5 (4.31%) LAN
8 5 (4.31%) WAN
8 5 (4.31%) LDAP
9 4 (3.45%) IPv4
9 4 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (2.59%) Network Security
10 3 (2.59%) VPN
10 3 (2.59%) Wireless
11 2 (1.72%) VoIP
12 1 (0.86%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (53.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.48%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.45%) OLAP
5 4 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.59%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.72%) MySQL
8 1 (0.86%) Big Data
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.86%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.86%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.86%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.86%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 33 (28.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (13.79%) Moq
2 16 (13.79%) Mockito
3 8 (6.90%) Subversion
4 4 (3.45%) Selenium
5 3 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.59%) WiX
5 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.59%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.72%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.86%) MSBuild
General
1 44 (37.93%) Finance
2 24 (20.69%) Banking
3 12 (10.34%) Financial Institution
4 10 (8.62%) Retail
5 6 (5.17%) Back Office
6 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (49.14%) Developer
2 37 (31.90%) .NET Developer
3 21 (18.10%) Senior Developer
4 20 (17.24%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (6.90%) Agile .NET Developer
5 8 (6.90%) Team Leader
6 7 (6.03%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.03%) Windows Administrator
6 7 (6.03%) .NET Team Leader
6 7 (6.03%) Administrator
6 7 (6.03%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.17%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.31%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) Analyst
9 4 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Web Team Leader
9 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Server Engineer
9 4 (3.45%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (61.21%) .NET
2 50 (43.10%) ASP.NET
3 44 (37.93%) .NET Framework
4 40 (34.48%) HTML
5 38 (32.76%) CSS
6 35 (30.17%) Web Services
7 32 (27.59%) WCF
7 32 (27.59%) jQuery
8 29 (25.00%) Ajax
8 29 (25.00%) XML
9 23 (19.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (18.97%) XHTML
11 21 (18.10%) LINQ
11 21 (18.10%) NHibernate
11 21 (18.10%) Entity Framework
12 8 (6.90%) REST
13 7 (6.03%) SOAP
13 7 (6.03%) Middleware
14 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 40 (34.48%) Client/Server
2 9 (7.76%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.90%) Mobile Banking
4 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.31%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.45%) Data Extraction
5 4 (3.45%) User Experience
6 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.59%) FMCG
7 2 (1.72%) Life Science
8 1 (0.86%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.86%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.86%) PDA
8 1 (0.86%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.86%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.14%) Windows
2 16 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.62%) Linux
5 7 (6.03%) UNIX
6 4 (3.45%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.59%) Android
7 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.72%) Solaris
9 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (38.79%) OO
3 44 (37.93%) TDD
4 39 (33.62%) E-Commerce
5 31 (26.72%) MVC
6 28 (24.14%) Scrum
7 21 (18.10%) OOD
8 20 (17.24%) Software Engineering
9 19 (16.38%) OOP
10 18 (15.52%) Automated Testing
11 17 (14.66%) UML
12 14 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (11.21%) Analytics
14 11 (9.48%) ITIL
15 7 (6.03%) Load Balancing
16 6 (5.17%) ETL
16 6 (5.17%) Test Automation
17 5 (4.31%) Workflow
17 5 (4.31%) Performance Testing
17 5 (4.31%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 67 (57.76%) C#
2 53 (45.69%) SQL
3 40 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 23 (19.83%) VB.NET
5 7 (6.03%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.45%) VBA
6 4 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.59%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.86%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.86%) VB6
8 1 (0.86%) Korn
8 1 (0.86%) VB
8 1 (0.86%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.86%) Perl
8 1 (0.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.72%) MCITP
3 1 (0.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.90%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.45%) Samba
4 4 (3.45%) Xsan
5 2 (1.72%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.72%) qmail
5 2 (1.72%) XenApp
6 1 (0.86%) XenServer
6 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) Tivoli
1 4 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (2.59%) Ansible
2 3 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.59%) Puppet
3 1 (0.86%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.86%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.86%) SCOM
3 1 (0.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (9.48%) VMware
2 10 (8.62%) Citrix
3 7 (6.03%) Riverbed
4 6 (5.17%) Cisco
4 6 (5.17%) IBM
5 5 (4.31%) Tableau
5 5 (4.31%) Oracle
6 4 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.59%) HP
8 2 (1.72%) EMC
8 2 (1.72%) SAP
8 2 (1.72%) Cadence
9 1 (0.86%) Twitter
9 1 (0.86%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.86%) Teradata
9 1 (0.86%) Telerik
9 1 (0.86%) ZyXEL
9 1 (0.86%) Draytek
9 1 (0.86%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.86%) NETGEAR
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