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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 55 48 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 30.22% 32.43% 18.93%
As % of the Vendors category 64.71% 70.59% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 51 46 32
Average salary £42,500 £40,125 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.91% -8.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,750 £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
85 68 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 46.70% 45.95% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 65 72
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 68 (57.63%) .NET
2 64 (54.24%) MS Excel
3 55 (46.61%) ASP.NET
4 54 (45.76%) C#
5 53 (44.92%) SQL
6 39 (33.05%) SQL Server
7 35 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (24.58%) E-Commerce
9 28 (23.73%) JavaScript
9 28 (23.73%) Degree
10 27 (22.88%) HTML
10 27 (22.88%) CSS
11 26 (22.03%) Windows
12 25 (21.19%) Relational Database
13 24 (20.34%) Web Development
14 23 (19.49%) T-SQL
14 23 (19.49%) Web Services
14 23 (19.49%) jQuery
15 21 (17.80%) SharePoint
15 21 (17.80%) DNS
16 20 (16.95%) XML
16 20 (16.95%) Active Directory
16 20 (16.95%) Computer Science
16 20 (16.95%) Web Application Development
17 19 (16.10%) MS Exchange
18 18 (15.25%) HTML5
19 17 (14.41%) Internet
19 17 (14.41%) Finance
19 17 (14.41%) Migration
19 17 (14.41%) Google

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 21 (17.80%) SharePoint
2 19 (16.10%) MS Exchange
3 10 (8.47%) IIS
4 8 (6.78%) Lync
5 7 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.54%) MS Project Server
7 3 (2.54%) Content Management Server
7 3 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.54%) CMS
Applications
1 64 (54.24%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.47%) MS Office
3 5 (4.24%) MS Project
4 3 (2.54%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) SaaS
2 2 (1.69%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.80%) DNS
2 17 (14.41%) Internet
3 16 (13.56%) TCP/IP
4 13 (11.02%) SSL
5 12 (10.17%) Firewall
6 11 (9.32%) WAN
7 10 (8.47%) LAN
7 10 (8.47%) IP Telephony
8 9 (7.63%) SNMP
8 9 (7.63%) MGCP
8 9 (7.63%) H.323
9 8 (6.78%) SMTP
10 6 (5.08%) VoIP
10 6 (5.08%) Unified Communications
11 4 (3.39%) HTTP
11 4 (3.39%) SAN
12 3 (2.54%) IPv4
13 2 (1.69%) DEFINITY
13 2 (1.69%) DHCP
13 2 (1.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (33.05%) SQL Server
2 25 (21.19%) Relational Database
3 16 (13.56%) MySQL
4 10 (8.47%) RDBMS
5 9 (7.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.69%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (1.69%) OLAP
7 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.85%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (11.86%) Dreamweaver
2 13 (11.02%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.69%) JIRA
3 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (14.41%) Finance
2 5 (4.24%) Retail
3 3 (2.54%) Marketing
3 3 (2.54%) Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Publishing
4 1 (0.85%) Electronics
4 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (40.68%) Developer
2 30 (25.42%) .NET Developer
3 24 (20.34%) C# Developer
3 24 (20.34%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (17.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (16.10%) Senior Developer
6 17 (14.41%) Network Engineer
7 15 (12.71%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (11.02%) Web Developer
8 13 (11.02%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (11.02%) Administrator
9 12 (10.17%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (9.32%) Senior Web Developer
10 11 (9.32%) Architect
10 11 (9.32%) Systems Architect
11 10 (8.47%) .NET Web Developer
11 10 (8.47%) .NET Team Leader
11 10 (8.47%) Senior .NET Web Developer
11 10 (8.47%) Team Leader
11 10 (8.47%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (57.63%) .NET
2 55 (46.61%) ASP.NET
3 27 (22.88%) CSS
3 27 (22.88%) HTML
4 23 (19.49%) Web Services
4 23 (19.49%) jQuery
5 20 (16.95%) XML
6 18 (15.25%) HTML5
7 17 (14.41%) CSS3
8 16 (13.56%) XHTML
8 16 (13.56%) Ajax
9 15 (12.71%) .NET Framework
10 7 (5.93%) Middleware
11 6 (5.08%) WCF
11 6 (5.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (4.24%) LINQ
12 5 (4.24%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (3.39%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.95%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.32%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.93%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.54%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.69%) User Experience
5 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.85%) DTV
6 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.85%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.85%) FMCG
6 1 (0.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.03%) Windows
2 10 (8.47%) Android
3 9 (7.63%) Apple iOS
4 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.85%) UNIX
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (24.58%) E-Commerce
3 24 (20.34%) Web Development
4 20 (16.95%) Web Application Development
5 17 (14.41%) Migration
6 15 (12.71%) SEO
6 15 (12.71%) OO
7 13 (11.02%) Project Management
8 12 (10.17%) Web Accessibility
9 11 (9.32%) CRM
9 11 (9.32%) ITIL
9 11 (9.32%) Scrum
10 10 (8.47%) Data Management
10 10 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (7.63%) Android Development
11 9 (7.63%) iOS Development
11 9 (7.63%) Network Management
12 8 (6.78%) Performance Testing
12 8 (6.78%) Software Engineering
12 8 (6.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 54 (45.76%) C#
2 53 (44.92%) SQL
3 28 (23.73%) JavaScript
4 23 (19.49%) T-SQL
5 9 (7.63%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.54%) Java
7 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.85%) VBA
8 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (23.73%) Degree
2 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.93%) MCP
3 7 (5.93%) MCSE
4 5 (4.24%) MCT
4 5 (4.24%) MCTS
5 3 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.71%) SLA
2 4 (3.39%) QA
3 3 (2.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (16.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.54%) vSphere
4 2 (1.69%) XenApp
4 2 (1.69%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (7.63%) Cisco IPCC
1 9 (7.63%) Cisco UCCX
1 9 (7.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (5.93%) SCOM
3 3 (2.54%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.69%) SCCM
4 2 (1.69%) AppDNA
4 2 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (14.41%) Google
2 11 (9.32%) Cisco
3 9 (7.63%) SolarWinds
3 9 (7.63%) Xamarin
4 8 (6.78%) Riverbed
5 6 (5.08%) Avaya
6 5 (4.24%) VMware
6 5 (4.24%) Symantec
7 4 (3.39%) Oracle
7 4 (3.39%) Citrix
8 3 (2.54%) Sitecore
8 3 (2.54%) Tableau
9 2 (1.69%) RightFax
9 2 (1.69%) McAfee
9 2 (1.69%) EMC
9 2 (1.69%) HP
9 2 (1.69%) SAP
10 1 (0.85%) Cognos
10 1 (0.85%) Adobe
10 1 (0.85%) Dell
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