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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 22.22% 17.50% 77.78%
As % of the Vendors category 42.86% 38.89% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 14
Average salary £31,500 £53,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.12% +27.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,296 £43,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £54,400 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
14 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 51.85% 45.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 15
Average salary £45,000 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,296 £37,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 3 (37.50%) Apple
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Legal
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Acrobat
5 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) Acrobat
3 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) ICT Technician
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Technician
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB
1 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
1 1 (12.50%) VB6
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
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Utilize
Salary: From £18,000 to £32,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: From £18,000 to £32,000 per annum plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: 23 days ago