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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 45 65 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.56% 18.06% 13.65%
As % of the Vendors category 27.78% 31.25% 30.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 55 69
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £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
162 208 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 52.43% 57.78% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 101 156 168
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £71,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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 1 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 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 30 (43.48%) Windows
2 29 (42.03%) MS Excel
3 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
4 19 (27.54%) CRM
4 19 (27.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (21.74%) SQL
7 14 (20.29%) Management Information System
7 14 (20.29%) Data Management
8 13 (18.84%) Degree
8 13 (18.84%) MS Exchange
8 13 (18.84%) DNS
9 12 (17.39%) ITIL
9 12 (17.39%) Finance
10 11 (15.94%) Firewall
10 11 (15.94%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (14.49%) VMware
12 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (13.04%) Citrix
12 9 (13.04%) ETL
12 9 (13.04%) MS Office
13 8 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (11.59%) HP
13 8 (11.59%) CCNA
14 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
14 7 (10.14%) SAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (18.84%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.90%) Lync
5 1 (1.45%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 29 (42.03%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.04%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.45%) RoboHelp
4 1 (1.45%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.45%) FrameMaker
4 1 (1.45%) Open Workbench
4 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (27.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (7.25%) Cognos Controller
3 5 (7.25%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (7.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (2.90%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.45%) Primavera
5 1 (1.45%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) DNS
2 11 (15.94%) Firewall
3 7 (10.14%) SAN
4 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.70%) DHCP
5 5 (7.25%) VoIP
6 4 (5.80%) NAS
6 4 (5.80%) LAN
7 3 (4.35%) Wireless
7 3 (4.35%) Network Security
7 3 (4.35%) WAN
8 2 (2.90%) VPN
8 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.45%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (1.45%) OSPF
9 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.45%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 6 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.80%) OLAP
3 4 (5.80%) Data Mining
3 4 (5.80%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.45%) MS Access
4 1 (1.45%) Xcelsius
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Retail
2 1 (1.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (34.78%) Analyst
2 14 (20.29%) Business Analyst
3 12 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (17.39%) Administrator
4 10 (14.49%) Senior Business Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Systems Support
6 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Project Administrator
6 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.25%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Systems Accountant
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Administrator
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Cognos Administrator
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) MDX
2 3 (4.35%) Web Services
3 2 (2.90%) .NET
3 2 (2.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (20.29%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.14%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.25%) Statistics
5 2 (2.90%) FMCG
5 2 (2.90%) Clustering
6 1 (1.45%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.45%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.45%) Handset
6 1 (1.45%) Replication
6 1 (1.45%) EPoS
6 1 (1.45%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.45%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 30 (43.48%) Windows
2 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.80%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.80%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.90%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.45%) UNIX
7 1 (1.45%) Linux
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) CRM
2 14 (20.29%) Data Management
3 12 (17.39%) ITIL
4 11 (15.94%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (13.04%) ETL
5 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.70%) ERP
7 6 (8.70%) Data Protection
7 6 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (7.25%) Inmon Methodology
8 5 (7.25%) Data Architecture
8 5 (7.25%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (7.25%) Identity Management
8 5 (7.25%) Workflow
8 5 (7.25%) Project Management
9 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.80%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.80%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.80%) VB
3 4 (5.80%) C#
4 1 (1.45%) Perl
4 1 (1.45%) Python
4 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.45%) Ruby
4 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
2 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (11.59%) CCNA
3 8 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (8.70%) HND
4 6 (8.70%) MCSE
5 5 (7.25%) ACCA
5 5 (7.25%) CIMA
6 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.80%) MCP
6 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.35%) MCITP
7 3 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.90%) PMP
8 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.90%) CCIE
8 2 (2.90%) CCNP
9 1 (1.45%) MCSA
9 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.45%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) P3O
System Software
1 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.25%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.35%) XenApp
4 3 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.90%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.90%) UAG
6 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) SCOM
2 4 (5.80%) SCCM
3 1 (1.45%) Puppet
3 1 (1.45%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) VMware
2 9 (13.04%) Citrix
3 8 (11.59%) HP
4 6 (8.70%) Cisco
5 5 (7.25%) IBM
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle
5 5 (7.25%) Cognos
5 5 (7.25%) Siebel
5 5 (7.25%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.80%) SAP
7 2 (2.90%) NetApp
8 1 (1.45%) ESRI
8 1 (1.45%) Adobe
8 1 (1.45%) Juniper
8 1 (1.45%) CA
8 1 (1.45%) Brocade
8 1 (1.45%) Planview
8 1 (1.45%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.45%) Veeam
8 1 (1.45%) Kerio
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago