The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 24 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 5.41% 22.45% 20.45%
As % of the Vendors category 26.67% 39.29% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 9
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southend-on-Sea region.

Vendors Category
Southend-on-Sea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
15 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 20.27% 57.14% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 17
Median salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £24,800 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £42,050 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

The demand trend of job ads across the Southend-on-Sea region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southend-on-Sea region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea 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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) MSTest
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Dutch Language
1 1 (12.50%) German Language
1 1 (12.50%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 3 (37.50%) HTML Developer
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Sage
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Veeam
2 1 (12.50%) VMware