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 22 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 15 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 25 68 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.43% 19.77% 15.08%
As % of the Vendors category 19.84% 37.16% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 56 74
Average salary £34,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
126 183 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 47.55% 53.20% 47.33%
Number of salaries quoted 74 153 200
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 22 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 31 (51.67%) Windows
2 26 (43.33%) MS Excel
3 18 (30.00%) CRM
4 17 (28.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (25.00%) SQL
5 15 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (21.67%) MS Office
7 12 (20.00%) Degree
7 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
8 11 (18.33%) Finance
9 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 9 (15.00%) .NET
10 9 (15.00%) ITIL
10 9 (15.00%) MCP
10 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
10 9 (15.00%) ERP
10 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
10 9 (15.00%) VMware
10 9 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
11 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (13.33%) Data Management
11 8 (13.33%) LAN
11 8 (13.33%) VoIP
11 8 (13.33%) HP
11 8 (13.33%) Web Services
12 7 (11.67%) C#

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.33%) Lync
4 4 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.67%) IIS
7 1 (1.67%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (43.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (21.67%) MS Office
3 3 (5.00%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.67%) MS Project
4 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.67%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.67%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (1.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Office 365
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.33%) LAN
2 8 (13.33%) VoIP
3 7 (11.67%) Firewall
4 6 (10.00%) DNS
5 5 (8.33%) SAN
5 5 (8.33%) WAN
5 5 (8.33%) DHCP
5 5 (8.33%) Network Security
6 4 (6.67%) VPN
7 3 (5.00%) Wireless
8 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.67%) RIP
9 1 (1.67%) MPLS
9 1 (1.67%) OSPF
9 1 (1.67%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (1.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.67%) OLAP
3 4 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Banking
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Analyst
2 8 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 5 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 5 (8.33%) Applications Manager
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Programmer
4 4 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.67%) Architect
4 4 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (6.67%) Programmer
4 4 (6.67%) Administrator
4 4 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) .NET
2 8 (13.33%) Web Services
3 5 (8.33%) SOAP
4 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.00%) XSLT
5 3 (5.00%) WCF
5 3 (5.00%) WPF
5 3 (5.00%) Ajax
6 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) FMCG
4 3 (5.00%) Replication
5 2 (3.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.67%) EPoS
6 1 (1.67%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.67%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.67%) Handset
6 1 (1.67%) GIS
6 1 (1.67%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.67%) PKI
6 1 (1.67%) Statistics
6 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (51.67%) Windows
2 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.00%) Linux
6 3 (5.00%) UNIX
7 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) CRM
2 15 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (15.00%) ITIL
3 9 (15.00%) ERP
4 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.33%) Data Management
5 7 (11.67%) Project Management
5 7 (11.67%) Content Management
6 6 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.33%) ETL
7 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.33%) Software Architecture
8 4 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
8 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.67%) People Management
8 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.67%) Scrum
8 4 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (11.67%) C#
3 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.67%) VB
4 3 (5.00%) Python
4 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.00%) Perl
4 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.00%) Ruby
4 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
2 9 (15.00%) MCP
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.00%) CCNA
3 6 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.00%) HND
4 5 (8.33%) PMP
4 5 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.00%) MCSE
5 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.00%) CCNP
5 3 (5.00%) MCITP
5 3 (5.00%) HP MASE
6 2 (3.33%) CCIE
6 2 (3.33%) MCSA
7 1 (1.67%) CIMA
7 1 (1.67%) ACCA
7 1 (1.67%) ACMT
7 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.00%) vSphere
5 2 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (3.33%) UAG
6 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) SCCM
2 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.00%) CFEngine
2 3 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) VMware
2 8 (13.33%) HP
3 7 (11.67%) Cisco
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 5 (8.33%) Citrix
5 4 (6.67%) SAP
6 3 (5.00%) Brocade
6 3 (5.00%) Nintex
6 3 (5.00%) Veeam
6 3 (5.00%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.33%) Siebel
7 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.33%) NetApp
8 1 (1.67%) Cognos
8 1 (1.67%) Juniper
8 1 (1.67%) IBM
8 1 (1.67%) Adobe
8 1 (1.67%) ESRI
8 1 (1.67%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.67%) F5
Middlesex
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday