The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Coast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South Coast region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank - - 6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South Coast - - 6.25%
As % of the Vendors category - - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
South Coast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South Coast 76.47% 85.71% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 10
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

Microsoft
Salary Trend in the South Coast

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in the South Coast

Microsoft
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South Coast

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Coast 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Computing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in the South Coast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Coast 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware