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 28 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 11.11% 56.82% 3.33%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 86.21% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 1
Average salary £29,250 £20,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.25% -55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
6 29 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 33.33% 65.91% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 8
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Romford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Database Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
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