The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 23.40% 6.52% 27.27%
As % of the Vendors category 44.00% 25.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 3
Average salary £31,250 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
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 Sidcup region.

Vendors Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 53.19% 26.09% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 9
Average salary £51,000 £50,875 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.24% +35.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £39,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Sidcup

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Sidcup

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Sidcup region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Sidcup

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) MS Office
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
4 8 (34.78%) CRM
4 8 (34.78%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (30.43%) MCITP
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (30.43%) MCSE
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) CCNA
5 7 (30.43%) Avaya
5 7 (30.43%) Mac OS X
5 7 (30.43%) Windows 8
6 6 (26.09%) Business Transformation
6 6 (26.09%) QA
6 6 (26.09%) Apple
6 6 (26.09%) Citrix
6 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
6 6 (26.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco
6 6 (26.09%) Firewall
7 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) DSDM
7 5 (21.74%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (17.39%) Change Management
8 4 (17.39%) Software Testing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 12 (52.17%) MS Office
3 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (17.39%) Advertising
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Support
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) CRM Architect
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
2 4 (17.39%) Data Conversion
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Mac OS X
2 7 (30.43%) Windows 8
3 5 (21.74%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) CRM
3 6 (26.09%) Business Transformation
4 5 (21.74%) DSDM
5 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Change Management
5 4 (17.39%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Workflow
5 4 (17.39%) Contact Management
5 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Time Management
6 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
6 3 (13.04%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Release Management
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) VBScript
2 3 (13.04%) VB
2 3 (13.04%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (30.43%) MCITP
2 7 (30.43%) MCSE
2 7 (30.43%) CCNA
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
4 3 (13.04%) ISEB
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) MetaFrame
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Avaya
2 6 (26.09%) Apple
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
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