The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 27.40% 12.35% 8.06%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 29.41% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 5
Average salary £47,500 £31,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.60% -6.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £23,850 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 54.79% 41.98% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 24
Average salary £47,500 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.13% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,200 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Windsor

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Windsor

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Windsor region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Windsor

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 (84.09%) .NET
2 36 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 35 (79.55%) C#
3 35 (79.55%) HTML
4 33 (75.00%) CSS
5 32 (72.73%) ASP.NET
5 32 (72.73%) SQL Server
6 31 (70.45%) MVC
7 29 (65.91%) XML
8 28 (63.64%) OO
9 27 (61.36%) Ajax
9 27 (61.36%) JSON
9 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (61.36%) NoSQL
10 26 (59.09%) SOAP
11 25 (56.82%) B2B
12 22 (50.00%) Windows
13 19 (43.18%) jQuery
13 19 (43.18%) Ext JS
14 18 (40.91%) RabbitMQ
14 18 (40.91%) MongoDB
14 18 (40.91%) Elasticsearch
14 18 (40.91%) MS Excel
14 18 (40.91%) HTTP
14 18 (40.91%) SQL
15 17 (38.64%) MSMQ
15 17 (38.64%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (38.64%) Multithreading
15 17 (38.64%) WCF
16 9 (20.45%) QA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 18 (40.91%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.55%) Joomla!
2 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 27 (61.36%) NoSQL
3 18 (40.91%) MongoDB
4 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Front Office
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Developer
2 22 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 21 (47.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (45.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 20 (45.45%) .NET Developer
5 19 (43.18%) Web Developer
6 17 (38.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (38.64%) .NET Web Developer
6 17 (38.64%) C# Web Developer
7 10 (22.73%) Junior Developer
7 10 (22.73%) Junior
8 6 (13.64%) Software Developer
9 5 (11.36%) Help Desk Support
9 5 (11.36%) Help Desk Engineer
9 5 (11.36%) Junior Software Developer
10 3 (6.82%) IT Support
10 3 (6.82%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
11 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
11 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (84.09%) .NET
2 35 (79.55%) HTML
3 33 (75.00%) CSS
4 32 (72.73%) ASP.NET
5 29 (65.91%) XML
6 27 (61.36%) Ajax
6 27 (61.36%) JSON
6 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (59.09%) SOAP
8 19 (43.18%) jQuery
8 19 (43.18%) Ext JS
9 18 (40.91%) RabbitMQ
10 17 (38.64%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (38.64%) WCF
10 17 (38.64%) MSMQ
11 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (4.55%) ADO
12 2 (4.55%) HTML5
13 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
13 1 (2.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Web 2.0
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
2 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (70.45%) MVC
2 28 (63.64%) OO
3 25 (56.82%) B2B
4 17 (38.64%) Multithreading
5 9 (20.45%) DevOps
6 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.64%) Web Development
8 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.55%) Content Management
10 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.27%) Scrum
10 1 (2.27%) Project Management
10 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.27%) System Testing
10 1 (2.27%) SDLC
10 1 (2.27%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 35 (79.55%) C#
3 18 (40.91%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) MCP
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) MCSA
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) MCTS
2 1 (2.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) VMware
2 2 (4.55%) Sitecore
2 2 (4.55%) Symantec
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco