The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Drayton 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 - 5 1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Drayton - 10.00% 42.86%
As % of the Vendors category - 20.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
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 West Drayton region.

Vendors Category
West Drayton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Drayton 50.00% 50.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £70,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in West Drayton

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in West Drayton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in West Drayton

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in West Drayton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Drayton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Drayton 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) HNC
2 3 (75.00%) HND
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in West Drayton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Drayton 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) WLAN
1 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) MPLS
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) HNC
2 3 (75.00%) HND
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCIP
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) CCDP
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (75.00%) Aruba
1 3 (75.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint