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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 19 3
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 32 22 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.82% 7.86% 17.07%
As % of the Vendors category 38.55% 17.46% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 54
Average salary £50,000 £34,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -28.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £87,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
83 126 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 48.82% 45.00% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 77 72 163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Microsoft also 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 that cited Microsoft.

1 30 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 21 (38.89%) Windows
2 21 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
4 14 (25.93%) SharePoint
5 13 (24.07%) SQL
6 12 (22.22%) French Language
6 12 (22.22%) German Language
7 11 (20.37%) Systems Analysis
7 11 (20.37%) Business Analysis
7 11 (20.37%) MS Office
7 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
8 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
8 10 (18.52%) .NET
8 10 (18.52%) Degree
9 9 (16.67%) ITIL
10 8 (14.81%) C#
11 7 (12.96%) Analytics
11 7 (12.96%) Marketing
11 7 (12.96%) Web Services
11 7 (12.96%) SLA
11 7 (12.96%) Finance
12 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
12 6 (11.11%) Citrix
12 6 (11.11%) Linux
12 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
12 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
13 5 (9.26%) HTML
13 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
13 5 (9.26%) CSS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Microsoft also 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 that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (25.93%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.41%) CMS
3 4 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.41%) IIS
4 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (20.37%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) GIMP
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.41%) DHCP
3 3 (5.56%) DNS
3 3 (5.56%) PBX
4 2 (3.70%) Firewall
4 2 (3.70%) Network Security
5 1 (1.85%) 802.11
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.85%) Frame Relay
5 1 (1.85%) Internet
5 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.85%) IPsec
5 1 (1.85%) PSTN
5 1 (1.85%) Skype
5 1 (1.85%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.85%) VSAT
5 1 (1.85%) Wireless
5 1 (1.85%) Wireless Security
5 1 (1.85%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.70%) OLAP
4 2 (3.70%) OLTP
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) QlikView
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.41%) Mercurial
1 4 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (7.41%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.70%) Toad
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (22.22%) French Language
1 12 (22.22%) German Language
2 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Marketing
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) Analyst
2 12 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Business Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) IT Support
4 9 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (14.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 7 (12.96%) Developer
6 7 (12.96%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Digital Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Digital Business Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Marketing Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Marketing Business Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Marketing Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Strategy Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Strategy Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) .NET Programmer
8 4 (7.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) .NET
2 7 (12.96%) Web Services
3 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.26%) CSS
3 5 (9.26%) HTML
4 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (7.41%) XML
5 2 (3.70%) J2EE
5 2 (3.70%) JSP
5 2 (3.70%) MDX
6 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.85%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.85%) jQuery
6 1 (1.85%) LINQ
6 1 (1.85%) ServiceStack
6 1 (1.85%) WCF
6 1 (1.85%) WinForms
6 1 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) AS400
2 5 (9.26%) iSeries
3 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) CMDB
4 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.85%) PKI
5 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Linux
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.85%) Unix
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Business Analysis
1 11 (20.37%) Systems Analysis
2 9 (16.67%) ITIL
3 7 (12.96%) Analytics
4 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.26%) Change Management
5 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (9.26%) Marketing Strategy
6 4 (7.41%) DevOps
6 4 (7.41%) Investment Management
6 4 (7.41%) MVC
6 4 (7.41%) Scrum
7 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.56%) Software Delivery
7 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.70%) Email Filtering
8 2 (3.70%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) C#
3 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.70%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.70%) UniBasic
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.85%) VBA
6 1 (1.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) CCNP
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.85%) MCITP
4 1 (1.85%) MCP
4 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.56%) Terminal Services
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (1.85%) KVM
3 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) OpenView
1 3 (5.56%) OVSD
1 3 (5.56%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Citrix
2 3 (5.56%) CA
2 3 (5.56%) HP
2 3 (5.56%) IBM
2 3 (5.56%) Remedy
2 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
2 3 (5.56%) VMware
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Redback
3 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.85%) 3Com
4 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco
4 1 (1.85%) Equitrac
4 1 (1.85%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (1.85%) SafeCom
4 1 (1.85%) Tableau
4 1 (1.85%) Veeam
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