The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentwood with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Essex / Brentwood
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 10 3
Rank change year-on-year -9 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 24 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 9.38% 13.71% 29.80%
As % of the Vendors category 42.86% 34.78% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 39
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £44,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentwood.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Brentwood
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 14 69 144
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brentwood 21.88% 39.43% 58.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 83
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentwood

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brentwood citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Brentwood

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brentwood region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (43.33%) Windows
3 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 11 (36.67%) Time Management
5 10 (33.33%) ITIL
6 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 7 (23.33%) DNS
7 7 (23.33%) SLA
7 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
7 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (23.33%) VMware
8 6 (20.00%) Data Management
8 6 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (20.00%) Marketing
8 6 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Citrix
8 6 (20.00%) DHCP
8 6 (20.00%) .NET
8 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (20.00%) CRM
8 6 (20.00%) UML
8 6 (20.00%) C#
8 6 (20.00%) Big Data
8 6 (20.00%) Data Analytics
8 6 (20.00%) Analytics
8 6 (20.00%) Master Data Management
8 6 (20.00%) Windows Server

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) DNS
2 6 (20.00%) DHCP
2 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.00%) FTP
3 3 (10.00%) HTTP
3 3 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (10.00%) SMTP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Biml
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.33%) TestDirector
General
1 6 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Applications Architect
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Junior
5 3 (10.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Junior C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Customer Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (6.67%) Autofac
4 2 (6.67%) AutoMapper
4 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) jQuery
4 2 (6.67%) LINQ
4 2 (6.67%) SOAP
4 2 (6.67%) WCF
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 2 (6.67%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.67%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.67%) iPad
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (6.67%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.33%) AS400
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.67%) Android
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Time Management
2 10 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Analytics
3 6 (20.00%) CRM
3 6 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 6 (20.00%) Data Management
3 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 6 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (20.00%) UML
4 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 5 (16.67%) MVC
4 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 5 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
4 5 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.67%) OOP
7 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
1 3 (10.00%) MCSE
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (6.67%) vSphere
3 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) VMware
2 6 (20.00%) Citrix
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Apple
5 2 (6.67%) AppSense
5 2 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds