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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Specialist
Rank 605 595 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Specialist 8 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.043% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.045% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £39,398 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,875 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-28.25% +33.33%
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 13 (86.67%) MCSE
4 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 10 (66.67%) SCCM
5 10 (66.67%) SharePoint
5 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
6 9 (60.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (53.33%) Shell Script
7 8 (53.33%) Identity Management
7 8 (53.33%) DNS
7 8 (53.33%) DHCP
7 8 (53.33%) NDS
7 8 (53.33%) Linux
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (53.33%) UNIX
7 8 (53.33%) VMware
7 8 (53.33%) Clustering
7 8 (53.33%) vSphere
7 8 (53.33%) PaaS
7 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (53.33%) IaaS
8 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 3 (20.00%) Lync
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (13.33%) Office 365
10 2 (13.33%) SCDPM

Microsoft Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) Lync
3 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) PaaS
1 8 (53.33%) IaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
1 8 (53.33%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) ISDN
2 1 (6.67%) POP3
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) H.323
2 1 (6.67%) IMAP
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (53.33%) Identity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (86.67%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) MCP
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 8 (53.33%) NDS
2 8 (53.33%) vSphere
2 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 10 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) SCDPM
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) SCVMM
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package + OTE
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