The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Specialist
Rank 634 595 627
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Specialist 4 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.011% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.012% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 10
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £46,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.54% +32.14%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45113 41283 49396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.47% 93.61% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37959 34693 43064
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Microsoft Specialist
England

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 14 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) SCCM
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Lync
6 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (25.00%) Office 365
6 3 (25.00%) AppDNA
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (25.00%) SCDPM
6 3 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (25.00%) XenApp
6 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (25.00%) MSI
6 3 (25.00%) AdminStudio
6 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (25.00%) DNA
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
6 3 (25.00%) SCOM

Microsoft Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) Lync
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MSI
1 3 (25.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (25.00%) DNA
2 1 (8.33%) B2B
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Telemarketing
2 1 (8.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) XenApp
3 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) SCOM
2 3 (25.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (25.00%) AppDNA
2 3 (25.00%) SCDPM
2 3 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
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