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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 49 49 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.50% 12.13% 14.01%
As % of the Vendors category 34.27% 24.50% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 36 48 48
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +27.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £61,500
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
143 200 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 48.15% 49.50% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 98 178 209
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 45 (40.18%) Windows
2 34 (30.36%) SharePoint
3 32 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 31 (27.68%) .NET
5 30 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (24.11%) SQL Server
7 23 (20.54%) JavaScript
7 23 (20.54%) BizTalk Server
8 19 (16.96%) C#
8 19 (16.96%) MS Office
9 18 (16.07%) SQL
9 18 (16.07%) ASP.NET
9 18 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (15.18%) Ajax
10 17 (15.18%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (14.29%) Web Services
12 15 (13.39%) InfoPath
12 15 (13.39%) jQuery
12 15 (13.39%) SharePoint 2010
13 14 (12.50%) Nintex
13 14 (12.50%) WCF
13 14 (12.50%) XSLT
14 13 (11.61%) CRM
14 13 (11.61%) Scrum
15 12 (10.71%) VMware
15 12 (10.71%) Data Management
15 12 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
15 12 (10.71%) People Management
15 12 (10.71%) Rapid Prototyping
16 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 34 (30.36%) SharePoint
2 23 (20.54%) BizTalk Server
3 17 (15.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (13.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (9.82%) SAS
6 10 (8.93%) MS Exchange
7 9 (8.04%) Lync
8 5 (4.46%) WebSphere
8 5 (4.46%) Tomcat
8 5 (4.46%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (4.46%) JBoss
9 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.79%) IIS
11 1 (0.89%) Apache
11 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.89%) Site Server
11 1 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 32 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 19 (16.96%) MS Office
3 15 (13.39%) InfoPath
4 5 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.57%) MS Visio
6 3 (2.68%) MS Project
7 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.89%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.89%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.89%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Office 365
2 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.68%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.04%) LAN
1 9 (8.04%) VoIP
1 9 (8.04%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.36%) WAN
2 6 (5.36%) DHCP
2 6 (5.36%) DNS
2 6 (5.36%) SAN
3 5 (4.46%) Firewall
3 5 (4.46%) VPN
4 4 (3.57%) IP Telephony
5 3 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.68%) Network Security
6 2 (1.79%) OSPF
6 2 (1.79%) Wireless
6 2 (1.79%) Internet
6 2 (1.79%) ATM
6 2 (1.79%) RIP
7 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.89%) MPLS
7 1 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.82%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (9.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (0.89%) MSI
General
1 10 (8.93%) Finance
2 4 (3.57%) Back Office
3 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.89%) Advertising
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.89%) Law
4 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (20.54%) Analyst
2 17 (15.18%) Consultant
3 15 (13.39%) SharePoint Consultant
4 14 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 13 (11.61%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (10.71%) Architect
6 12 (10.71%) Solutions Analyst
6 12 (10.71%) Senior Solutions Analyst
7 11 (9.82%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
7 11 (9.82%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 11 (9.82%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (9.82%) Data Architect
7 11 (9.82%) Designer
8 9 (8.04%) Support Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Developer
10 7 (6.25%) Applications Manager
11 6 (5.36%) Coordinator
12 5 (4.46%) Software Engineer
12 5 (4.46%) Service Analyst
12 5 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.68%) .NET
2 18 (16.07%) ASP.NET
3 17 (15.18%) Ajax
4 16 (14.29%) Web Services
5 15 (13.39%) jQuery
6 14 (12.50%) WCF
6 14 (12.50%) XSLT
7 10 (8.93%) JSP
7 10 (8.93%) J2EE
8 8 (7.14%) XML
9 7 (6.25%) SOAP
9 7 (6.25%) HTML
10 5 (4.46%) iBATIS
10 5 (4.46%) MyBatis
10 5 (4.46%) Struts
10 5 (4.46%) CSS
10 5 (4.46%) J2SE
10 5 (4.46%) SonicMQ
10 5 (4.46%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.82%) Data Integration
1 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.25%) FMCG
3 5 (4.46%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.68%) Replication
5 2 (1.79%) Clustering
5 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.79%) Handset
6 1 (0.89%) User Experience
6 1 (0.89%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.89%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.89%) PKI
6 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.89%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.89%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 45 (40.18%) Windows
2 9 (8.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (8.04%) Windows 7
3 8 (7.14%) Linux
4 7 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
5 6 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.36%) UNIX
6 5 (4.46%) Windows CE
7 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.68%) Solaris
8 3 (2.68%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.79%) AIX
9 2 (1.79%) HPUX
9 2 (1.79%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.89%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (11.61%) CRM
3 13 (11.61%) Scrum
4 12 (10.71%) Data Management
4 12 (10.71%) Rapid Prototyping
4 12 (10.71%) People Management
5 11 (9.82%) Master Data Management
5 11 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (9.82%) Quality Management
5 11 (9.82%) Project Management
6 9 (8.04%) PRINCE2
7 8 (7.14%) ERP
8 7 (6.25%) Software Architecture
9 5 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.46%) ITIL
9 5 (4.46%) Unit Testing
9 5 (4.46%) Problem Management
9 5 (4.46%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.57%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.54%) JavaScript
2 19 (16.96%) C#
3 18 (16.07%) SQL
4 5 (4.46%) UniBasic
4 5 (4.46%) Java
5 3 (2.68%) Ruby
5 3 (2.68%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.68%) Python
5 3 (2.68%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.68%) Perl
6 2 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (8.04%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) PMP
2 7 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.46%) MCP
4 3 (2.68%) MCSE
4 3 (2.68%) CCNA
4 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.68%) HP MASE
5 2 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.79%) CCNP
5 2 (1.79%) MCITP
6 1 (0.89%) MCTS
6 1 (0.89%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.89%) MCSA
6 1 (0.89%) MCSD
6 1 (0.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) SLA
2 4 (3.57%) QA
3 2 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (9.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.46%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.68%) XenApp
4 3 (2.68%) vSphere
5 2 (1.79%) RHEV
6 1 (0.89%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) SCCM
2 3 (2.68%) Puppet
2 3 (2.68%) CFEngine
2 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.89%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (12.50%) Nintex
2 12 (10.71%) VMware
3 11 (9.82%) Cognos
4 8 (7.14%) Cisco
4 8 (7.14%) Citrix
5 5 (4.46%) Redback
5 5 (4.46%) HP
6 4 (3.57%) IBM
7 3 (2.68%) Juniper
7 3 (2.68%) Brocade
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle
7 3 (2.68%) SAP
7 3 (2.68%) Veeam
7 3 (2.68%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.79%) F5
8 2 (1.79%) Aruba
9 1 (0.89%) Qualys
9 1 (0.89%) NetApp
9 1 (0.89%) NCR
9 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
Middlesex
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Middlesex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago