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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 25 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 38.46% 30.00% 10.71%
As % of the Vendors category 55.56% 69.23% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 3
Average salary £29,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.55% -
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
45 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 69.23% 43.33% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 43 13 10
Average salary £35,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 13 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Romford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 25 (80.65%) MS Excel
2 24 (77.42%) Windows
3 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
4 21 (67.74%) MS Exchange
5 20 (64.52%) Windows XP
6 18 (58.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (58.06%) Windows 8
7 17 (54.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (54.84%) Office 365
7 17 (54.84%) MS Office
7 17 (54.84%) Blackberry
7 17 (54.84%) Firewall
8 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
8 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (25.81%) DHCP
9 8 (25.81%) DNS
10 7 (22.58%) VPN
10 7 (22.58%) Replication
10 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (19.35%) Degree
11 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
11 6 (19.35%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
12 5 (16.13%) MS Project
12 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
12 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (16.13%) Process Improvement

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 21 (67.74%) MS Exchange
2 18 (58.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (54.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (80.65%) MS Excel
2 17 (54.84%) MS Office
3 6 (19.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
4 5 (16.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 17 (54.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) DHCP
2 8 (25.81%) DNS
3 7 (22.58%) VPN
4 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Rational Rose
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) IT Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Security Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Office 365 Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Supervisor
5 3 (9.68%) IT Supervisor
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
1 1 (3.23%) WCF
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
1 1 (3.23%) WPF
1 1 (3.23%) WSDL
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) XML Schema
1 1 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Blackberry
2 7 (22.58%) Replication
3 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Windows XP
3 18 (58.06%) Windows 8
4 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
5 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
2 5 (16.13%) Coaching
2 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
2 5 (16.13%) Process Improvement
2 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
2 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.68%) IT Asset Management
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 3 (9.68%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) MVC
5 1 (3.23%) People Management
5 1 (3.23%) Presales
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum
5 1 (3.23%) System Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) ANSI SQL
1 1 (3.23%) C#
1 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) MCP
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO 9000
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Apple
1 3 (9.68%) Avaya