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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 60 55 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.86% 15.80% 11.84%
As % of the Vendors category 32.43% 27.36% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 46 45 54
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average 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
185 201 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 55.06% 57.76% 41.44%
Number of salaries quoted 139 141 145
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £35,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 34 (43.04%) MS Excel
2 29 (36.71%) Windows
3 23 (29.11%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (25.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (25.32%) CRM
5 18 (22.78%) Active Directory
6 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (20.25%) SQL
8 15 (18.99%) Finance
9 14 (17.72%) Management Information System
9 14 (17.72%) Data Management
10 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
10 13 (16.46%) CCNA
10 13 (16.46%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (16.46%) MS Exchange
10 13 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (15.19%) ETL
11 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (15.19%) DNS
11 12 (15.19%) Degree
12 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (12.66%) Firewall
13 10 (12.66%) MS Visio
13 10 (12.66%) MS Office
13 10 (12.66%) ITIL
14 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (11.39%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (10.13%) T-SQL
15 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 13 (16.46%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.27%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 34 (43.04%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.66%) MS Visio
2 10 (12.66%) MS Office
3 4 (5.06%) FrameMaker
3 4 (5.06%) Acrobat
3 4 (5.06%) RoboHelp
4 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.27%) Open Workbench
4 1 (1.27%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (6.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (6.33%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (6.33%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (6.33%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (1.27%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.27%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) DNS
2 10 (12.66%) Firewall
3 6 (7.59%) VPN
3 6 (7.59%) OSPF
3 6 (7.59%) SAN
4 5 (6.33%) HSRP
4 5 (6.33%) NAS
4 5 (6.33%) VLAN
4 5 (6.33%) BGP
4 5 (6.33%) MPLS
4 5 (6.33%) IPsec
4 5 (6.33%) SNMP
4 5 (6.33%) SMTP
4 5 (6.33%) DHCP
4 5 (6.33%) IPv4
4 5 (6.33%) IPv6
5 3 (3.80%) Wireless
5 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.80%) VoIP
6 2 (2.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.39%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.06%) Data Mining
5 4 (5.06%) OLAP
5 4 (5.06%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.80%) Snowflake Schema
6 3 (3.80%) ROLAP
7 1 (1.27%) Xcelsius
7 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 15 (18.99%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Games
3 1 (1.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Back Office
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (30.38%) Analyst
2 15 (18.99%) Business Analyst
3 11 (13.92%) Administrator
3 11 (13.92%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (12.66%) Senior Business Analyst
4 10 (12.66%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) Network Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (7.59%) Systems Support
6 6 (7.59%) Business Systems Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Project Administrator
7 5 (6.33%) Cognos Administrator
7 5 (6.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Windows Administrator
7 5 (6.33%) Systems Accountant
7 5 (6.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) MDX
2 4 (5.06%) .NET
3 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.53%) WPF
5 1 (1.27%) WCF
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.27%) Java EE
5 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.11%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (17.72%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.59%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.33%) Statistics
5 2 (2.53%) Clustering
6 1 (1.27%) Handset
6 1 (1.27%) EPoS
6 1 (1.27%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.27%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Windows
2 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.33%) Windows 8
4 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.33%) Linux
4 5 (6.33%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) CRM
2 14 (17.72%) Data Management
3 13 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (15.19%) ETL
5 10 (12.66%) ITIL
6 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.86%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.59%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (7.59%) Data Protection
9 5 (6.33%) Data Architecture
9 5 (6.33%) Inmon Methodology
9 5 (6.33%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (6.33%) Incident Management
9 5 (6.33%) Project Management
9 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.33%) Identity Management
9 5 (6.33%) Workflow
10 4 (5.06%) Data Modelling
10 4 (5.06%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.25%) SQL
2 8 (10.13%) T-SQL
3 7 (8.86%) C#
4 4 (5.06%) VB
5 2 (2.53%) C++
5 2 (2.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) CCNA
1 13 (16.46%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.19%) Degree
3 7 (8.86%) CCNP
4 6 (7.59%) HND
4 6 (7.59%) MCSE
5 5 (6.33%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.33%) ACCA
5 5 (6.33%) CIMA
6 4 (5.06%) MCP
7 3 (3.80%) MCITP
7 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.53%) CCIE
9 1 (1.27%) ACMT
9 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.27%) ACTC
9 1 (1.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) P3O
System Software
1 18 (22.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.80%) XenApp
3 3 (3.80%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.53%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (2.53%) UAG
5 1 (1.27%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) SCOM
2 2 (2.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (8.86%) VMware
2 6 (7.59%) HP
2 6 (7.59%) Citrix
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle
3 5 (6.33%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.33%) Cognos
3 5 (6.33%) Siebel
3 5 (6.33%) Cisco
3 5 (6.33%) IBM
4 4 (5.06%) SAP
5 3 (3.80%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.27%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.27%) Kerio
6 1 (1.27%) Aruba
6 1 (1.27%) Planview
6 1 (1.27%) NetApp
6 1 (1.27%) CA
6 1 (1.27%) ESRI
6 1 (1.27%) Adobe
6 1 (1.27%) Juniper
Middlesex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago