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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 15.07% 14.63% 7.58%
As % of the Vendors category 36.67% 26.67% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 5
Average salary £50,000 £31,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.48% -36.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
30 90 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 41.10% 54.88% 46.97%
Number of salaries quoted 29 71 25
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% -18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,100 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Windsor

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 27 (81.82%) HTML
1 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
2 25 (75.76%) C#
2 25 (75.76%) CSS
3 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 22 (66.67%) XML
4 20 (60.61%) MVC
5 17 (51.52%) OO
5 17 (51.52%) SOAP
5 17 (51.52%) Ajax
5 17 (51.52%) JSON
5 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (51.52%) NoSQL
6 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
6 16 (48.48%) B2B
7 15 (45.45%) Windows
8 13 (39.39%) Ext JS
9 11 (33.33%) Multithreading
9 11 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
9 11 (33.33%) jQuery
9 11 (33.33%) WCF
9 11 (33.33%) MongoDB
9 11 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (33.33%) MSMQ
9 11 (33.33%) SQL
9 11 (33.33%) HTTP
10 8 (24.24%) VB.NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 11 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) Joomla!
2 2 (6.06%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.06%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
2 17 (51.52%) NoSQL
3 11 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) C# Developer
2 17 (51.52%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (48.48%) .NET Developer
4 14 (42.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
5 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 11 (33.33%) Web Developer
6 7 (21.21%) Junior
6 7 (21.21%) Junior Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Help Desk Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (15.15%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 3 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (9.09%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) HTML
1 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 25 (75.76%) CSS
3 22 (66.67%) XML
3 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (51.52%) SOAP
4 17 (51.52%) Ajax
4 17 (51.52%) JSON
5 13 (39.39%) Ext JS
6 11 (33.33%) MSMQ
6 11 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (33.33%) WCF
6 11 (33.33%) jQuery
6 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (6.06%) HTML5
8 2 (6.06%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.06%) Web 2.0
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) MVC
2 17 (51.52%) OO
3 16 (48.48%) B2B
4 11 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
6 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.18%) DevOps
7 5 (15.15%) Web Development
8 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.09%) System Testing
8 3 (9.09%) SDLC
9 2 (6.06%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 25 (75.76%) C#
3 11 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) MCTS
2 1 (3.03%) MCITP
2 1 (3.03%) MCP
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) VMware
2 2 (6.06%) Sitecore
2 2 (6.06%) Symantec
3 1 (3.03%) SAP