The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 16 1
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 33 25 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 20.89% 9.40% 21.57%
As % of the Vendors category 44.00% 20.00% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 61
Median salary £50,000 £34,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -28.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,945 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £87,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
South East

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

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
75 125 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 47.47% 46.99% 55.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67 73 159
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,700 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Middlesex

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 34 (57.63%) MS Excel
2 23 (38.98%) Windows
2 23 (38.98%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
4 16 (27.12%) SQL
5 14 (23.73%) .NET
6 13 (22.03%) SharePoint
6 13 (22.03%) Degree
7 12 (20.34%) French Language
7 12 (20.34%) German Language
7 12 (20.34%) Business Analysis
7 12 (20.34%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (18.64%) C#
8 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
8 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
9 10 (16.95%) MS Office
10 9 (15.25%) Web Services
10 9 (15.25%) ITIL
11 8 (13.56%) HTML
11 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
11 8 (13.56%) Analytics
12 7 (11.86%) Marketing
12 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
12 7 (11.86%) Linux
12 7 (11.86%) SLA
12 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
12 7 (11.86%) Finance
12 7 (11.86%) Citrix
13 6 (10.17%) MS Exchange
13 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 13 (22.03%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.17%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.47%) CMS
3 5 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (8.47%) IIS
4 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (57.63%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.69%) Sage CRM
3 1 (1.69%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.78%) DHCP
2 4 (6.78%) DNS
3 3 (5.08%) Firewall
3 3 (5.08%) Network Security
3 3 (5.08%) PBX
4 2 (3.39%) Broadband
5 1 (1.69%) 802.11
5 1 (1.69%) ADSL
5 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.69%) Frame Relay
5 1 (1.69%) GSM
5 1 (1.69%) IPsec
5 1 (1.69%) ISDN
5 1 (1.69%) PSTN
5 1 (1.69%) SAN
5 1 (1.69%) VoIP
5 1 (1.69%) VPN
5 1 (1.69%) Wireless
5 1 (1.69%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) Hadoop
2 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.39%) OLAP
5 2 (3.39%) OLTP
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.69%) QlikView
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.47%) Mercurial
1 5 (8.47%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (8.47%) TeamCity
2 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.39%) Toad
4 1 (1.69%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.69%) MorphX
General
1 12 (20.34%) French Language
1 12 (20.34%) German Language
2 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Marketing
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Front Office
5 1 (1.69%) Local Government
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (55.93%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) IT Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Business Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) IT Support
4 9 (15.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (15.25%) Developer
5 8 (13.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 7 (11.86%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 5 (8.47%) .NET Programmer
7 5 (8.47%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 5 (8.47%) C# Programmer
7 5 (8.47%) Digital Business Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Marketing Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Programmer
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Marketing Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Strategy Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) .NET
2 9 (15.25%) Web Services
3 8 (13.56%) HTML
4 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.17%) CSS
5 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.39%) Entity Framework
7 2 (3.39%) J2EE
7 2 (3.39%) jQuery
7 2 (3.39%) LINQ
7 2 (3.39%) MDX
7 2 (3.39%) XML
8 1 (1.69%) 802.1X
8 1 (1.69%) JSP
8 1 (1.69%) ServiceStack
8 1 (1.69%) WCF
8 1 (1.69%) WinForms
8 1 (1.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.47%) AS400
3 5 (8.47%) iSeries
4 2 (3.39%) CMDB
4 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.39%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) PKI
4 2 (3.39%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Linux
3 5 (8.47%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.39%) Unix
4 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Business Analysis
1 12 (20.34%) Systems Analysis
2 9 (15.25%) ITIL
3 8 (13.56%) Analytics
4 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.47%) Change Management
5 5 (8.47%) DevOps
5 5 (8.47%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (8.47%) Investment Management
5 5 (8.47%) Marketing Strategy
5 5 (8.47%) MVC
6 4 (6.78%) Scrum
7 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.08%) CRM
7 3 (5.08%) ERP
7 3 (5.08%) ETL
7 3 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) SQL
2 11 (18.64%) C#
3 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.08%) Java
6 2 (3.39%) C
6 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.39%) X++
7 1 (1.69%) C++
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) UniBasic
7 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.08%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) CCNA
4 1 (1.69%) CCNP
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.69%) MCITP
4 1 (1.69%) MCP
4 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PMP
4 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.08%) Terminal Services
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) XenApp
3 1 (1.69%) KVM
3 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) OpenView
1 3 (5.08%) OVSD
1 3 (5.08%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.69%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Citrix
2 3 (5.08%) CA
2 3 (5.08%) HP
2 3 (5.08%) IBM
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) Remedy
2 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
2 3 (5.08%) VMware
3 2 (3.39%) SAP
3 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.69%) 3Com
4 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco
4 1 (1.69%) Equitrac
4 1 (1.69%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (1.69%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.69%) Oneserve
4 1 (1.69%) Sage
4 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) Veeam