The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Walton-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 15 17 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 24.39% 9.09% 28.07%
As % of the Vendors category 47.62% 60.00% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 15
Average salary £52,500 £23,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+128.26% -45.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Surrey

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

Vendors Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 51.22% 15.15% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 26
Average salary £42,500 £23,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.78% -42.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames 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 15 (88.24%) MS Excel
2 10 (58.82%) Use Case
2 10 (58.82%) Software Architecture
2 10 (58.82%) UML
2 10 (58.82%) OOP
2 10 (58.82%) OO
2 10 (58.82%) Data Modelling
2 10 (58.82%) OOD
2 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 10 (58.82%) Static Code Analysis
2 10 (58.82%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) C++
2 10 (58.82%) COBOL
2 10 (58.82%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Ada
2 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 10 (58.82%) XML
2 10 (58.82%) XML Schema
2 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Aerospace
2 10 (58.82%) Automotive
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) C
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) UNIX
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) Analytics
5 5 (29.41%) Pay per click
5 5 (29.41%) Marketing Strategy

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames 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 15 (88.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Google Analytics
General
1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
1 10 (58.82%) Aerospace
1 10 (58.82%) Automotive
2 5 (29.41%) Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Software Developer
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (29.41%) PPC Specialist
3 5 (29.41%) PPC Manager
3 5 (29.41%) PPC Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) PPC Executive
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) XML
1 10 (58.82%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) UML
1 10 (58.82%) OOP
1 10 (58.82%) OO
1 10 (58.82%) Data Modelling
1 10 (58.82%) OOD
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
1 10 (58.82%) Use Case
1 10 (58.82%) Software Architecture
1 10 (58.82%) Static Code Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Analytics
2 5 (29.41%) Marketing Strategy
2 5 (29.41%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
1 10 (58.82%) C++
1 10 (58.82%) COBOL
1 10 (58.82%) Java
1 10 (58.82%) Ada
2 6 (35.29%) C
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) Apple