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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 29 58 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 22.31% 17.42% 16.42%
As % of the Vendors category 42.03% 32.40% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 46
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
69 179 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 53.08% 53.75% 57.18%
Number of salaries quoted 64 129 138
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of job ads across the Middlesex region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 41 (67.21%) MS Excel
2 26 (42.62%) .NET
3 23 (37.70%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (36.07%) Windows
5 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
6 17 (27.87%) Scrum
7 16 (26.23%) SQL
7 16 (26.23%) CRM
7 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (24.59%) SharePoint
8 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET
8 15 (24.59%) Web Services
9 14 (22.95%) C#
9 14 (22.95%) Broadband
9 14 (22.95%) Business Analysis
10 13 (21.31%) Dynamics CRM
10 13 (21.31%) Degree
10 13 (21.31%) HTML
11 12 (19.67%) CSS
12 11 (18.03%) French Language
12 11 (18.03%) German Language
12 11 (18.03%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (16.39%) MVC
14 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
14 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
14 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
15 8 (13.11%) Web Development
15 8 (13.11%) Analytics
16 7 (11.48%) Computer Science

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (24.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.84%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.20%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (8.20%) CMS
3 5 (8.20%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (8.20%) IIS
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 41 (67.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.92%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.64%) Sage CRM
3 1 (1.64%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) Broadband
2 5 (8.20%) DHCP
2 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.56%) DNS
3 4 (6.56%) Firewall
4 2 (3.28%) SAN
4 2 (3.28%) VoIP
4 2 (3.28%) VPN
5 1 (1.64%) 802.11
5 1 (1.64%) ADSL
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.64%) Frame Relay
5 1 (1.64%) GSM
5 1 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.64%) IPsec
5 1 (1.64%) ISDN
5 1 (1.64%) PSTN
5 1 (1.64%) Wireless
5 1 (1.64%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.28%) OLAP
5 2 (3.28%) OLTP
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) QlikView
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.20%) Mercurial
1 5 (8.20%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (8.20%) TeamCity
2 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.64%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.64%) MorphX
General
1 11 (18.03%) French Language
1 11 (18.03%) German Language
2 7 (11.48%) Marketing
3 5 (8.20%) Finance
4 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.28%) Back Office
6 1 (1.64%) Front Office
6 1 (1.64%) Local Government
6 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Analyst
2 14 (22.95%) Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Business Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) IT Support
5 7 (11.48%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 5 (8.20%) .NET Programmer
6 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.20%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.20%) C# Programmer
6 5 (8.20%) Consultant
6 5 (8.20%) HTML Developer
6 5 (8.20%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Programmer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (42.62%) .NET
2 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET
2 15 (24.59%) Web Services
3 13 (21.31%) HTML
4 12 (19.67%) CSS
5 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
7 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (4.92%) jQuery
9 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.28%) Entity Framework
9 2 (3.28%) J2EE
9 2 (3.28%) LINQ
9 2 (3.28%) MDX
9 2 (3.28%) XML
10 1 (1.64%) JSP
10 1 (1.64%) ServiceStack
10 1 (1.64%) SOAP
10 1 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.64%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.20%) Social Media
4 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.28%) PKI
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.28%) Unix
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) Android
6 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Scrum
2 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) CRM
3 14 (22.95%) Business Analysis
4 11 (18.03%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (16.39%) MVC
6 8 (13.11%) Analytics
6 8 (13.11%) Web Development
7 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.20%) DevOps
8 5 (8.20%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (8.20%) Investment Management
8 5 (8.20%) Marketing Strategy
8 5 (8.20%) TDD
9 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.56%) Project Management
9 4 (6.56%) Project Planning
9 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.56%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.23%) SQL
2 14 (22.95%) C#
3 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.92%) Java
6 2 (3.28%) C
6 2 (3.28%) X++
7 1 (1.64%) C++
7 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.64%) UniBasic
7 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.56%) MCSE
3 4 (6.56%) PMI Certification
3 4 (6.56%) PMP
4 2 (3.28%) MCITP
5 1 (1.64%) CCNA
5 1 (1.64%) CCNP
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.64%) MCP
5 1 (1.64%) MCSA
5 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.92%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (4.92%) XenApp
5 1 (1.64%) KVM
5 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.64%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Citrix
2 5 (8.20%) VMware
3 2 (3.28%) SAP
3 2 (3.28%) Veeam
4 1 (1.64%) 3Com
4 1 (1.64%) Avaya
4 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco
4 1 (1.64%) Equitrac
4 1 (1.64%) FrontRange
4 1 (1.64%) Lagan
4 1 (1.64%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.64%) Northgate
4 1 (1.64%) Oneserve
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) Redback
4 1 (1.64%) Remedy
4 1 (1.64%) Sage
4 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.64%) Tableau