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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 12 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 10.42% 29.63% 58.33%
As % of the Vendors category 71.43% 38.10% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 14
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
7 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 14.58% 77.78% 70.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 16
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Southend-on-Sea region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Southend-on-Sea region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) Broadband
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (25.00%) Junos
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Broadband
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Junos
2 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) DTS
2 1 (12.50%) OLAP
2 1 (12.50%) OLTP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (25.00%) Time Management
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Server
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec
2 2 (25.00%) NETGEAR
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Avaya
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) McAfee
Southend-On-Sea
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago