The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Specialist
Rank 617 621 616
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Specialist 12 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.013% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.014% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 8
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -8.29%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £46,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-12.90% -15.45%
Microsoft Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40877 42981 40955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.47% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34929 35901 34378
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Microsoft Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Specialist in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Microsoft Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Microsoft Specialist
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Specialist across the London region.

Microsoft Specialist Salary Trend in London

Microsoft Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Microsoft Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Microsoft Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +33 1 £65,000 +33.33%
Microsoft Specialist
England

Microsoft Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Microsoft Specialist in their job title 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 with Microsoft Specialist in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) SharePoint
3 12 (85.71%) .NET
3 12 (85.71%) CRM
3 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (85.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (78.57%) .NET Framework
4 11 (78.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (78.57%) WCF
4 11 (78.57%) LINQ
4 11 (78.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (78.57%) Dependency Injection
4 11 (78.57%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (78.57%) Entity Framework
4 11 (78.57%) User Stories
4 11 (78.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (78.57%) Line Management
4 11 (78.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (78.57%) T-SQL
4 11 (78.57%) C#
4 11 (78.57%) Visual Studio
4 11 (78.57%) CSS
4 11 (78.57%) SOAP
4 11 (78.57%) Web Services
4 11 (78.57%) XML
4 11 (78.57%) JavaScript

Microsoft Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Microsoft Specialist in their job title 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 with Microsoft Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (92.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
1 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Visual Studio
1 11 (78.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) SOAP
2 11 (78.57%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) XML
2 11 (78.57%) .NET Framework
2 11 (78.57%) WCF
2 11 (78.57%) LINQ
2 11 (78.57%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) CRM
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Dependency Injection
2 11 (78.57%) User Stories
2 11 (78.57%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) T-SQL
2 11 (78.57%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Hitachi
2 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
London
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Posted: 2 days ago
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