The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4765 6098 6829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 13.54% 14.11% 15.21%
As % of the Vendors category 32.35% 32.03% 31.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4132 5229 5922
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,725 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Microsoft
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14729 19040 21371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 41.84% 44.07% 47.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12271 15768 17857
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in London

Microsoft
Salary Trend in London

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in London

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in London

Microsoft
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 801 £52,500 +5.00% 126
Croydon -5 33 £47,500 +9.19% 3
Kingston Upon Thames -1 29 £42,500 -22.72% 7
Brentford +15 25 £41,500 +53.70% 3
Wimbledon +6 24 £72,500 +110.14%
Uxbridge -2 17 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Canary Wharf -13 14 £42,500 -15.00%
Barnet +1 12 £50,000 +57.48% 1
Hammersmith +26 11 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Westminster -3 10 £42,536 +60.51%
Twickenham 0 9 £29,000 -58.57%
Bromley 0 8 £57,500 +125.49% 1
Dagenham - 8 - -
Surbiton -3 7 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Chiswick -15 7 £41,500 -2.35%
Sidcup -1 6 £51,625 +78.01%
Docklands, London -5 6 £53,500 +84.48%
Stanmore - 6 £32,500 -
Southwark -1 5 £31,500 +26.00%
Hayes -1 4 £24,000 -71.76% 1
Ealing -1 4 £37,500 -40.00%
Mayfair +7 3 £40,000 -40.74%
Paddington +6 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Romford +1 3 £23,500 -18.96% 1
Teddington -1 3 £37,500 -16.66%
New Malden +5 2 £41,250 -26.99%
Wembley +5 2 £26,500 -11.66%
Enfield +4 2 £40,250 +15.33% 1
Hounslow -5 2 £47,500 +9.19% 3
Finchley - 2 £35,000 -
West Drayton +1 1 £70,000 +86.66%
Beckenham -3 1 £25,500 -42.04%
Feltham -5 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Greenwich -5 1 £24,500 +11.36%
Clapham - 1 £32,200 -
Rainham - 1 £27,500 -
Bexley - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3716 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 3696 (37.90%) Windows
3 3225 (33.07%) SQL Server
4 2891 (29.64%) SQL
5 2601 (26.67%) Finance
6 2501 (25.64%) .NET
7 2296 (23.54%) Active Directory
8 2155 (22.10%) C#
9 2048 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
10 1935 (19.84%) MS Office
11 1642 (16.84%) Windows Server
12 1512 (15.50%) ITIL
13 1481 (15.19%) VMware
14 1393 (14.28%) Degree
15 1384 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
16 1262 (12.94%) JavaScript
17 1180 (12.10%) ASP.NET
18 1148 (11.77%) HTML
19 1113 (11.41%) MVC
20 1087 (11.15%) MS Exchange
21 1069 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
22 1052 (10.79%) SharePoint
23 1034 (10.60%) Microsoft Certification
24 1010 (10.36%) Cisco
25 1004 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
26 998 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 953 (9.77%) Windows 7
28 923 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
29 922 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
30 916 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1087 (11.15%) MS Exchange
2 1052 (10.79%) SharePoint
3 669 (6.86%) IIS
4 448 (4.59%) Skype for Business
5 401 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 389 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2010
7 287 (2.94%) CMS
8 239 (2.45%) BizTalk Server
9 198 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 181 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
11 165 (1.69%) Apache
12 138 (1.41%) Tomcat
13 130 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 106 (1.09%) WebSphere
15 95 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
16 88 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
17 83 (0.85%) JBoss
18 80 (0.82%) Confluence
19 74 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
20 54 (0.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3716 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 1935 (19.84%) MS Office
3 529 (5.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 258 (2.65%) MS Project
4 258 (2.65%) MS Visio
5 68 (0.70%) Photoshop
6 49 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 39 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 25 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
9 16 (0.16%) InDesign
10 13 (0.13%) SPSS
11 12 (0.12%) InfoPath
12 9 (0.092%) Acrobat
13 6 (0.062%) Adobe Premiere
13 6 (0.062%) Mozilla Thunderbird
14 5 (0.051%) HipChat
14 5 (0.051%) InVision
14 5 (0.051%) OmniGraffle
15 4 (0.041%) Final Cut Pro
15 4 (0.041%) Stata
Business Applications
1 561 (5.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 235 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
3 80 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
4 32 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 30 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
6 18 (0.18%) Eikon
6 18 (0.18%) Markit EDM
7 15 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 15 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
8 14 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 11 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
9 11 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
9 11 (0.11%) HFM
9 11 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
9 11 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 11 (0.11%) thinkFolio
10 10 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
10 10 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
10 10 (0.10%) SAP Business One
11 9 (0.092%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1384 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 892 (9.15%) Office 365
3 707 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
4 291 (2.98%) SaaS
5 189 (1.94%) IaaS
6 146 (1.50%) PaaS
7 124 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
8 53 (0.54%) Mimecast
9 50 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
10 42 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
11 37 (0.38%) GitHub
12 34 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
13 31 (0.32%) G Suite
14 29 (0.30%) Data Lake Analytics
15 27 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 26 (0.27%) Google Analytics
17 21 (0.22%) OneDrive
18 19 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
19 18 (0.18%) Dropbox
19 18 (0.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 866 (8.88%) Firewall
2 639 (6.55%) DNS
3 502 (5.15%) SAN
4 485 (4.97%) TCP/IP
5 442 (4.53%) DHCP
6 440 (4.51%) WAN
7 423 (4.34%) VPN
8 420 (4.31%) LAN
9 383 (3.93%) Internet
10 302 (3.10%) VoIP
11 257 (2.64%) Intranet
12 199 (2.04%) Skype
13 192 (1.97%) Wireless
14 165 (1.69%) Network Security
15 153 (1.57%) HTTP
16 130 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
17 129 (1.32%) VLAN
18 122 (1.25%) NAS
19 115 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
20 95 (0.97%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3225 (33.07%) SQL Server
2 998 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 916 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 700 (7.18%) Data Warehouse
5 582 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 570 (5.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 468 (4.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 410 (4.20%) Relational Database
9 399 (4.09%) SQL Server 2014
10 312 (3.20%) Power BI
11 225 (2.31%) Big Data
12 192 (1.97%) MySQL
13 187 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
14 186 (1.91%) NoSQL
15 173 (1.77%) MongoDB
16 154 (1.58%) QlikView
17 151 (1.55%) RDBMS
18 125 (1.28%) Oracle Database
19 121 (1.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 106 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 506 (5.19%) Visual Studio
2 483 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 287 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 256 (2.62%) JIRA
5 204 (2.09%) TeamCity
6 196 (2.01%) Subversion
7 163 (1.67%) NUnit
8 162 (1.66%) Jenkins
9 158 (1.62%) Selenium
10 128 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
11 80 (0.82%) Rhino Mocks
12 71 (0.73%) SpecFlow
13 64 (0.66%) Moq
14 61 (0.63%) WebDriver
15 59 (0.60%) MSTest
16 50 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 50 (0.51%) Grunt
17 48 (0.49%) gulp
18 45 (0.46%) Cucumber
18 45 (0.46%) SoapUI
General
1 2601 (26.67%) Finance
2 857 (8.79%) Banking
3 513 (5.26%) Legal
4 469 (4.81%) Retail
5 431 (4.42%) Law
6 389 (3.99%) Marketing
7 345 (3.54%) Advertising
8 274 (2.81%) Telecoms
9 209 (2.14%) Investment Banking
10 180 (1.85%) Back Office
11 131 (1.34%) Games
12 128 (1.31%) Front Office
13 102 (1.05%) Publishing
14 89 (0.91%) Manufacturing
15 88 (0.90%) Financial Institution
16 77 (0.79%) Billing
17 60 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
18 41 (0.42%) German Language
19 40 (0.41%) Music Industry
20 36 (0.37%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2142 (21.96%) Developer
2 1913 (19.61%) Analyst
3 996 (10.21%) .NET Developer
4 749 (7.68%) Architect
5 715 (7.33%) C# Developer
6 656 (6.73%) Support Analyst
7 636 (6.52%) Support Engineer
8 603 (6.18%) Consultant
9 584 (5.99%) C# .NET Developer
10 464 (4.76%) Administrator
11 450 (4.61%) IT Support
12 425 (4.36%) SQL Developer
13 373 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 345 (3.54%) Service Analyst
15 331 (3.39%) Applications Support
16 326 (3.34%) ASP.NET Developer
17 320 (3.28%) Project Manager
18 295 (3.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 295 (3.02%) Senior Developer
19 293 (3.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2501 (25.64%) .NET
2 1180 (12.10%) ASP.NET
3 1148 (11.77%) HTML
4 857 (8.79%) Web Services
5 843 (8.64%) CSS
6 731 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 677 (6.94%) .NET Framework
8 576 (5.91%) AngularJS
9 540 (5.54%) XML
10 516 (5.29%) jQuery
11 511 (5.24%) HTML5
12 447 (4.58%) WCF
13 427 (4.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 293 (3.00%) Entity Framework
15 283 (2.90%) WPF
16 234 (2.40%) REST
17 228 (2.34%) CSS3
18 218 (2.24%) JSON
19 216 (2.21%) KnockoutJS
20 215 (2.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 922 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
2 609 (6.24%) Computer Science
3 566 (5.80%) Data Centre
4 455 (4.67%) Management Information System
5 340 (3.49%) Blackberry
6 223 (2.29%) User Experience
7 206 (2.11%) Clustering
8 199 (2.04%) Visualisation
9 197 (2.02%) Client/Server
10 167 (1.71%) Fintech
11 162 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
12 161 (1.65%) Replication
13 155 (1.59%) Mathematics
14 149 (1.53%) iPhone
14 149 (1.53%) Mobile App
15 148 (1.52%) Hedge funds
16 136 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
17 126 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
18 118 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
19 117 (1.20%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3696 (37.90%) Windows
2 1642 (16.84%) Windows Server
3 953 (9.77%) Windows 7
4 923 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 903 (9.26%) Linux
6 828 (8.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 362 (3.71%) Windows 10
8 330 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 299 (3.07%) Unix
10 291 (2.98%) Windows 8
11 247 (2.53%) Android
12 220 (2.26%) Mac OS X
13 172 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 168 (1.72%) Apple iOS
15 159 (1.63%) Windows XP
16 96 (0.98%) Solaris
17 72 (0.74%) Mac OS
18 53 (0.54%) Ubuntu
19 45 (0.46%) CentOS
20 39 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2048 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1512 (15.50%) ITIL
3 1113 (11.41%) MVC
4 1069 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
5 885 (9.07%) Project Management
6 861 (8.83%) CRM
7 699 (7.17%) Scrum
8 565 (5.79%) TDD
9 537 (5.51%) PRINCE2
10 527 (5.40%) Migration
11 484 (4.96%) SDLC
12 472 (4.84%) Web Development
13 453 (4.64%) ETL
14 449 (4.60%) OO
15 435 (4.46%) Analytics
16 407 (4.17%) Mentoring
17 403 (4.13%) DevOps
18 397 (4.07%) Service Delivery
19 388 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
20 387 (3.97%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2891 (29.64%) SQL
2 2155 (22.10%) C#
3 1262 (12.94%) JavaScript
4 794 (8.14%) PowerShell
5 760 (7.79%) T-SQL
6 566 (5.80%) Java
7 238 (2.44%) VB
8 230 (2.36%) C
9 222 (2.28%) Python
10 183 (1.88%) VB.NET
11 134 (1.37%) VBA
12 131 (1.34%) PHP
13 129 (1.32%) C++
14 105 (1.08%) VBScript
15 103 (1.06%) Ruby
16 98 (1.00%) XPath
17 91 (0.93%) Bash Shell
18 88 (0.90%) Perl
18 88 (0.90%) PL/SQL
19 84 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 1393 (14.28%) Degree
2 1034 (10.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 480 (4.92%) MCSE
4 370 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
5 266 (2.73%) CCNA
6 258 (2.65%) MCP
7 222 (2.28%) Security Cleared
8 189 (1.94%) MCSA
9 187 (1.92%) MCITP
10 164 (1.68%) PMI Certification
11 155 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
12 150 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 126 (1.29%) PMP
14 115 (1.18%) CCNP
15 114 (1.17%) ISEB
16 101 (1.04%) CISSP
17 85 (0.87%) DV Cleared
18 75 (0.77%) ISTQB
18 75 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 71 (0.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 528 (5.41%) QA
2 472 (4.84%) SLA
3 179 (1.84%) Data Quality
4 140 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 103 (1.06%) PCI DSS
6 30 (0.31%) MiFID
7 24 (0.25%) COBIT
8 22 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 20 (0.21%) P3O
10 17 (0.17%) PMBOK
11 16 (0.16%) DICOM
11 16 (0.16%) HL7
12 12 (0.12%) ISO27005
13 8 (0.082%) ISO 9001
13 8 (0.082%) ISO27002
13 8 (0.082%) Solvency II
14 5 (0.051%) SSAE 16
15 4 (0.041%) Dodd-Frank
15 4 (0.041%) EMIR
16 3 (0.031%) SEPA
System Software
1 2296 (23.54%) Active Directory
2 1004 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 711 (7.29%) Hyper-V
4 315 (3.23%) XenApp
5 277 (2.84%) vSphere
6 142 (1.46%) XenDesktop
7 96 (0.98%) Terminal Services
8 92 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
9 91 (0.93%) Docker
10 82 (0.84%) VMware ESX
11 73 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
12 61 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
12 61 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
13 54 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
14 38 (0.39%) XenServer
15 36 (0.37%) NFS
15 36 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
16 34 (0.35%) VMware Server
17 33 (0.34%) Xen
18 32 (0.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 475 (4.87%) SCCM
2 211 (2.16%) SCOM
3 200 (2.05%) Puppet
4 145 (1.49%) WSUS
5 141 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
6 86 (0.88%) Ansible
7 77 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
8 72 (0.74%) Backup Exec
9 63 (0.65%) NetBackup
10 61 (0.63%) Nagios
11 54 (0.55%) AirWatch
12 44 (0.45%) FortiGate
12 44 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
13 43 (0.44%) SCVMM
14 42 (0.43%) Cobbler
15 37 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
16 35 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
17 31 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
18 27 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
18 27 (0.28%) MOM
Vendors
1 1481 (15.19%) VMware
2 1010 (10.36%) Cisco
3 860 (8.82%) Citrix
4 797 (8.17%) Oracle
5 459 (4.71%) HP
6 334 (3.42%) Apple
7 293 (3.00%) Tableau
8 234 (2.40%) SAP
9 223 (2.29%) Google
10 222 (2.28%) Dell
11 208 (2.13%) NetApp
12 205 (2.10%) IBM
13 196 (2.01%) Red Hat
14 188 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
15 177 (1.81%) EMC
16 142 (1.46%) Adobe
17 141 (1.45%) Bloomberg
18 125 (1.28%) CheckPoint
19 117 (1.20%) Avaya
20 115 (1.18%) EPiServer
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Flexible Package, Remote Working
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Page International
Salary: Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Michael Page International
Salary: Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £75000 - £75001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Gym + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £24,500
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £30001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £32k + MS Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago