The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southwark region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 13 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southwark 3.57% 40.00% 23.08%
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 80.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £30,000 £72,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.62% +222.22%
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 Southwark region.

Vendors Category
Southwark
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southwark 50.00% 50.00% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 7
Average salary £55,000 £72,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +222.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Southwark

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Southwark

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Southwark

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Southwark

Microsoft
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Southwark

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southwark 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) French Language
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Southwark by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southwark 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Support
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) VMware