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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 54 49 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 28.72% 23.22% 30.30%
As % of the Vendors category 81.82% 50.52% 56.18%
Number of salaries quoted 48 46 48
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,250 £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
66 97 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 35.11% 45.97% 53.94%
Number of salaries quoted 59 85 81
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 29 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 57 (61.96%) SQL Server
2 52 (56.52%) SQL
3 47 (51.09%) C#
4 45 (48.91%) .NET
5 44 (47.83%) MS Excel
5 44 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (35.87%) DNS
7 32 (34.78%) Windows
8 28 (30.43%) ASP.NET
8 28 (30.43%) OO
8 28 (30.43%) Finance
8 28 (30.43%) .NET Framework
9 26 (28.26%) Web Services
10 25 (27.17%) TCP/IP
11 24 (26.09%) E-Commerce
11 24 (26.09%) Client/Server
11 24 (26.09%) XML
11 24 (26.09%) HTML
11 24 (26.09%) WCF
11 24 (26.09%) TDD
11 24 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
12 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 23 (25.00%) CSS
13 22 (23.91%) Ajax
14 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (20.65%) Cisco
16 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (18.48%) Software Engineering
17 17 (18.48%) SaaS
17 17 (18.48%) Active Directory

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 14 (15.22%) SharePoint
2 11 (11.96%) IIS
3 6 (6.52%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.17%) Lync
6 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 44 (47.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.78%) MS Office
3 5 (5.43%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.48%) SaaS
2 10 (10.87%) Office 365
3 7 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.26%) PaaS
6 1 (1.09%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 33 (35.87%) DNS
2 25 (27.17%) TCP/IP
3 16 (17.39%) Internet
3 16 (17.39%) Firewall
4 13 (14.13%) IP Telephony
4 13 (14.13%) HTTP
5 12 (13.04%) DHCP
6 10 (10.87%) SAN
7 9 (9.78%) WAN
7 9 (9.78%) LAN
8 7 (7.61%) Network Security
9 6 (6.52%) iSCSI
9 6 (6.52%) SNMP
9 6 (6.52%) IPv4
9 6 (6.52%) VoIP
9 6 (6.52%) H.323
10 5 (5.43%) MGCP
11 4 (4.35%) Wireless
12 3 (3.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 3 (3.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (61.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.43%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (11.96%) Selenium
3 7 (7.61%) WebDriver
4 5 (5.43%) Subversion
5 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.26%) Moq
5 3 (3.26%) Mockito
5 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.17%) JIRA
6 2 (2.17%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.17%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.17%) WiX
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 28 (30.43%) Finance
2 10 (10.87%) Banking
3 7 (7.61%) Retail
4 3 (3.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (45.65%) Developer
2 23 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 18 (19.57%) Senior Developer
3 18 (19.57%) Senior .NET Developer
4 9 (9.78%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.61%) Administrator
6 7 (7.61%) Windows Administrator
6 7 (7.61%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.43%) Systems Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Finance Systems Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Network Support
8 4 (4.35%) .NET Team Leader
8 4 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (48.91%) .NET
2 28 (30.43%) ASP.NET
2 28 (30.43%) .NET Framework
3 26 (28.26%) Web Services
4 24 (26.09%) XML
4 24 (26.09%) HTML
4 24 (26.09%) WCF
5 23 (25.00%) CSS
6 22 (23.91%) Ajax
7 14 (15.22%) REST
8 13 (14.13%) SOAP
9 10 (10.87%) jQuery
10 9 (9.78%) XHTML
10 9 (9.78%) Entity Framework
10 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (9.78%) LINQ
11 7 (7.61%) Middleware
11 7 (7.61%) NHibernate
12 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 3 (3.26%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.52%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.17%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.09%) PDA
6 1 (1.09%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.78%) Windows
2 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (7.61%) Linux
5 6 (6.52%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.43%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.43%) Android
7 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.09%) UNIX
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.09%) Solaris
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.43%) OO
3 24 (26.09%) E-Commerce
3 24 (26.09%) TDD
4 17 (18.48%) Software Engineering
5 16 (17.39%) UML
5 16 (17.39%) OOP
6 13 (14.13%) Test Automation
6 13 (14.13%) Scrum
7 11 (11.96%) ITIL
8 10 (10.87%) MVC
9 8 (8.70%) Web Application Development
10 7 (7.61%) Service Management
10 7 (7.61%) OOD
10 7 (7.61%) Load Balancing
11 6 (6.52%) Analytics
11 6 (6.52%) Network Management
11 6 (6.52%) Data Security
11 6 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (5.43%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (56.52%) SQL
2 47 (51.09%) C#
3 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (18.48%) VB.NET
4 17 (18.48%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.43%) VBA
5 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.26%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.17%) VB6
7 2 (2.17%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (2.17%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.17%) VB
8 1 (1.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.52%) MCITP
2 6 (6.52%) CCNA
2 6 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.43%) Degree
4 4 (4.35%) CCNP
4 4 (4.35%) MCSE
5 3 (3.26%) MCSA
5 3 (3.26%) MCP
5 3 (3.26%) VCP5
5 3 (3.26%) HP AIS
5 3 (3.26%) HP ASE
6 1 (1.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.96%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (18.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.87%) Hyper-V
3 9 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.52%) Xsan
4 6 (6.52%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.35%) vSphere
6 1 (1.09%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (6.52%) Cisco UCCX
1 6 (6.52%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.17%) Puppet
2 2 (2.17%) Ansible
3 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.09%) Nagios
3 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (20.65%) Cisco
2 12 (13.04%) Citrix
3 10 (10.87%) Riverbed
4 9 (9.78%) VMware
5 6 (6.52%) SolarWinds
6 5 (5.43%) HP
7 3 (3.26%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.26%) F5
8 2 (2.17%) Telerik
8 2 (2.17%) Xamarin
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle
8 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.17%) Cadence
9 1 (1.09%) Remedy
9 1 (1.09%) Sophos
9 1 (1.09%) NetApp
9 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.09%) Apple
9 1 (1.09%) Dell
9 1 (1.09%) EMC
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