The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Microsoft Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Specialist
Rank 439 453 469
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Specialist 1 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% 0.053% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.055% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.74%
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Microsoft Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17624 20064 22070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 97.07% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14938 16188 17853
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Microsoft Specialist in the job title.

Microsoft Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Microsoft Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Microsoft Specialist Salary Trend in the South East

Microsoft Specialist
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +7 1 £47,500 -
Microsoft Specialist
England

Microsoft Specialist Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Microsoft Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Microsoft Specialist in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
2 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) MCTS
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) WSUS
3 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) MCSA
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Software Deployment
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Local Government

Microsoft Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
1 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
1 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
1 4 (44.44%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) MCSA
1 4 (44.44%) MCTS
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (44.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft