The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wimbledon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 33 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 33.00% 16.98% 32.56%
As % of the Vendors category 63.46% 29.03% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 14
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £41,000
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 Wimbledon region.

Vendors Category
Wimbledon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 52.00% 58.49% 65.12%
Number of salaries quoted 48 28 28
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wimbledon

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Wimbledon

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Wimbledon region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 37 (80.43%) Windows
2 34 (73.91%) MS Exchange
3 32 (69.57%) Active Directory
4 27 (58.70%) VMware
5 25 (54.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (54.35%) DNS
6 23 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (43.48%) MCSE
7 20 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
10 17 (36.96%) MCP
10 17 (36.96%) MCTS
11 15 (32.61%) VPN
12 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
13 12 (26.09%) SQL
13 12 (26.09%) DHCP
14 11 (23.91%) CCNA
14 11 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (23.91%) Apple
14 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
14 11 (23.91%) MCITP
15 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
15 10 (21.74%) Windows XP
15 10 (21.74%) Citrix
16 9 (19.57%) Cisco
16 9 (19.57%) Migration
16 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (17.39%) Windows 8
17 8 (17.39%) AppSense

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 34 (73.91%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.35%) CMS
4 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (54.35%) DNS
2 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
3 15 (32.61%) VPN
4 12 (26.09%) DHCP
5 8 (17.39%) Firewall
6 7 (15.22%) SAN
7 2 (4.35%) LAN
7 2 (4.35%) WAN
7 2 (4.35%) Wireless
8 1 (2.17%) NAS
8 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Support Engineer
2 15 (32.61%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (28.26%) IT Support Engineer
3 13 (28.26%) IT Support
4 9 (19.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Technical Support
6 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 5 (10.87%) Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
10 2 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
10 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.17%) HTML5
4 1 (2.17%) WPF
4 1 (2.17%) LINQ
4 1 (2.17%) WinForms
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Open Source
2 1 (2.17%) CMDB
2 1 (2.17%) AS400
2 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 37 (80.43%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (21.74%) Windows XP
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (17.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
2 9 (19.57%) Migration
3 4 (8.70%) ITIL
3 4 (8.70%) MVC
4 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.52%) Scrum
5 2 (4.35%) OO
5 2 (4.35%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.17%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (2.17%) User Stories
6 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.17%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.17%) Time Management
6 1 (2.17%) TDD
6 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.17%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.17%) Logistics
6 1 (2.17%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) MCSE
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (36.96%) MCP
2 17 (36.96%) MCTS
3 11 (23.91%) CCNA
3 11 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (23.91%) MCITP
4 6 (13.04%) CCNP
5 3 (6.52%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 32 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.39%) XenApp
3 8 (17.39%) DFS Replication
4 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) VMware
2 11 (23.91%) Apple
3 10 (21.74%) Citrix
4 9 (19.57%) Cisco
5 8 (17.39%) AppSense
5 8 (17.39%) CommVault
6 6 (13.04%) Symantec
7 4 (8.70%) HP
7 4 (8.70%) Dell
7 4 (8.70%) NetApp
7 4 (8.70%) Veeam
8 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL
8 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
8 2 (4.35%) Acronis
9 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.17%) Juniper