The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Twickenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 14 3 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 5.26% 35.63% 11.83%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 50.00% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 31 8
Average salary £51,250 £36,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.36% -8.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £55,000 £65,000
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 Twickenham region.

Vendors Category
Twickenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 62 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 31.58% 71.26% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 57 15
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,550 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Twickenham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Twickenham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Twickenham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Twickenham 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%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) MCITP
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) XenServer
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) Product Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Twickenham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Twickenham 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) UI Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
2 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (12.50%) Kendo UI
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Product Management
2 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
1 2 (25.00%) XenApp
1 2 (25.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe