The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Romford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 30.00% 11.76% 76.19%
As % of the Vendors category 75.00% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 15
Average salary £30,000 £29,250 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +46.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,650 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £35,850 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Romford region.

Vendors Category
Romford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 40.00% 23.53% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 15
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +68.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,550 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Romford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Romford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Romford region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Romford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Romford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Romford region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Romford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Romford 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 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Direct Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) Data Management
3 3 (27.27%) Content Management
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Logistics
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 2 (18.18%) Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) WSDL
4 2 (18.18%) MS Visio

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Romford 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Rational Rose
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Writer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Author
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Author
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) XSD
2 2 (18.18%) WSDL
2 2 (18.18%) XML Schema
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Kindle
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Data Management
3 3 (27.27%) Content Management
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Logistics
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Direct Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix
1 1 (9.09%) Sage