The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 46 32 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 29.49% 14.95% 25.65%
As % of the Vendors category 58.97% 26.23% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 44
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -23.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Uxbridge region.

Vendors Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
78 122 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 50.00% 57.01% 67.02%
Number of salaries quoted 76 107 112
Average salary £37,500 £45,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.58% -4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Uxbridge

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 44 (48.89%) Windows
2 42 (46.67%) MS Excel
3 41 (45.56%) SQL Server
4 40 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 31 (34.44%) ITIL
6 30 (33.33%) VMware
7 29 (32.22%) MS Office
8 25 (27.78%) Windows 7
9 21 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (23.33%) WAN
9 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (22.22%) MS Exchange
10 20 (22.22%) SAN
11 19 (21.11%) VPN
11 19 (21.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (20.00%) Hyper-V
13 17 (18.89%) Citrix
13 17 (18.89%) MCSA
13 17 (18.89%) SQL
14 16 (17.78%) MCP
14 16 (17.78%) Cisco
15 15 (16.67%) Firewall
15 15 (16.67%) Degree
16 14 (15.56%) MCSE
16 14 (15.56%) .NET
17 13 (14.44%) LAN
17 13 (14.44%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (14.44%) MCITP
18 12 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 12 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 20 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.33%) IIS
3 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.22%) CMS
6 1 (1.11%) Drupal
6 1 (1.11%) WordPress
6 1 (1.11%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 42 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 29 (32.22%) MS Office
3 6 (6.67%) MS Project
4 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.11%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.33%) WAN
2 20 (22.22%) SAN
3 19 (21.11%) VPN
4 15 (16.67%) Firewall
5 13 (14.44%) LAN
6 12 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 11 (12.22%) MPLS
8 8 (8.89%) Wireless
8 8 (8.89%) iSCSI
8 8 (8.89%) FCoE
9 3 (3.33%) IP Telephony
9 3 (3.33%) Network Security
9 3 (3.33%) DHCP
9 3 (3.33%) DNS
9 3 (3.33%) Internet
10 1 (1.11%) FWSM
10 1 (1.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (45.56%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (8.89%) Star Schema
5 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) NUnit
1 4 (4.44%) MSTest
1 4 (4.44%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (4.44%) Moq
2 1 (1.11%) Subversion
2 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (10.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Marketing
3 5 (5.56%) Spanish Language
4 4 (4.44%) Legal
5 3 (3.33%) French Language
5 3 (3.33%) German Language
5 3 (3.33%) Italian Language
5 3 (3.33%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.11%) Publishing
6 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (28.89%) Analyst
2 21 (23.33%) Developer
3 16 (17.78%) Support Engineer
4 11 (12.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (8.89%) Data Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Developer Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 8 (8.89%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) IT Support
7 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery Coordinator
9 4 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.56%) .NET
2 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (6.67%) HTML
5 5 (5.56%) WCF
5 5 (5.56%) XML
5 5 (5.56%) HTML5
6 4 (4.44%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (4.44%) CSS
6 4 (4.44%) Spring.NET
6 4 (4.44%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (4.44%) Ninject
7 3 (3.33%) REST
7 3 (3.33%) jQuery
7 3 (3.33%) Ajax
7 3 (3.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.22%) Flash
8 2 (2.22%) Web Services
8 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.22%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.89%) Blackberry
2 8 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.44%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.11%) Replication
5 1 (1.11%) Clustering
5 1 (1.11%) Derivative
5 1 (1.11%) iPad
5 1 (1.11%) User Experience
5 1 (1.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 44 (48.89%) Windows
2 25 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.89%) Linux
5 8 (8.89%) Apple iOS
5 8 (8.89%) Windows 8
6 6 (6.67%) Android
7 5 (5.56%) Mac OS X
7 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.56%) Mac OS
8 4 (4.44%) UNIX
9 2 (2.22%) CentOS
9 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) ITIL
2 10 (11.11%) CRM
2 10 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 10 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.00%) ETL
3 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (8.89%) MVC
4 8 (8.89%) Incident Management
4 8 (8.89%) Load Balancing
4 8 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (8.89%) Information Security
5 7 (7.78%) Scrum
6 6 (6.67%) TDD
6 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.67%) Project Management
7 5 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (4.44%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.89%) SQL
2 12 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (8.89%) C#
4 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.44%) C
5 3 (3.33%) VBA
5 3 (3.33%) VB6
5 3 (3.33%) VB
6 2 (2.22%) PHP
7 1 (1.11%) Java
7 1 (1.11%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.11%) PHP5
7 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (18.89%) MCSA
3 16 (17.78%) MCP
4 15 (16.67%) Degree
5 14 (15.56%) MCSE
6 13 (14.44%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (14.44%) MCITP
7 12 (13.33%) CCNA
8 10 (11.11%) MCTS
9 8 (8.89%) CCNP
10 7 (7.78%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (7.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (5.56%) SC Cleared
11 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
12 4 (4.44%) CISSP
12 4 (4.44%) GIAC
13 1 (1.11%) CCSE
13 1 (1.11%) PMP
13 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
13 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 40 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 19 (21.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 10 (11.11%) Terminal Server
5 8 (8.89%) NFS
6 1 (1.11%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (12.22%) SCCM
1 11 (12.22%) SCOM
1 11 (12.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (33.33%) VMware
2 17 (18.89%) Citrix
3 16 (17.78%) Cisco
4 9 (10.00%) NetApp
5 5 (5.56%) Avaya
6 4 (4.44%) Polycom
7 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.33%) HP
8 2 (2.22%) Dell
8 2 (2.22%) VeriFone
9 1 (1.11%) F5
9 1 (1.11%) Eloqua
9 1 (1.11%) Facebook
9 1 (1.11%) Twitter
9 1 (1.11%) Marketo
9 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.11%) Remedy
9 1 (1.11%) BMC
9 1 (1.11%) IBM
9 1 (1.11%) Adobe
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