The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 27 March 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 9 5
Rank change year-on-year -14 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 7.41% 14.84% 27.10%
As % of the Vendors category 13.33% 25.00% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 37
Median salary £58,750 £52,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.90% -19.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £46,000 £61,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £81,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 Canary Wharf.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 105 76 91
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 55.56% 59.38% 58.71%
Number of salaries quoted 75 74 72
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £37,140
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Canary Wharf

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Canary Wharf

Microsoft
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 6 (23.08%) CRM
4 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 6 (23.08%) Cognizant
4 6 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (23.08%) Business Development
4 6 (23.08%) Marketing
4 6 (23.08%) Presales
4 6 (23.08%) Marketing Automation
5 5 (19.23%) Banking
5 5 (19.23%) Oracle
6 4 (15.38%) MS Office
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco
6 4 (15.38%) IBM
6 4 (15.38%) Finance
6 4 (15.38%) Information Security
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
6 4 (15.38%) Network Security
6 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
7 3 (11.54%) Office 365
7 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
7 3 (11.54%) Use Case
7 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (7.69%) Jetty
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Network Security
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Big Data
4 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) Redis
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Grunt
1 2 (7.69%) gulp
1 2 (7.69%) jspm
1 2 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Architect
2 9 (34.62%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (23.08%) CRM Architect
3 6 (23.08%) CRM Solutions Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) HTML Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) D3.js
3 2 (7.69%) DOM
3 2 (7.69%) HTML5
3 2 (7.69%) LESS
3 2 (7.69%) Node.js
3 2 (7.69%) React
3 2 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) Sass
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) WebSockets
3 2 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.85%) LINQ
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
4 1 (3.85%) WCF
4 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
3 1 (3.85%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Business Development
2 6 (23.08%) CRM
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Marketing Automation
2 6 (23.08%) Presales
3 4 (15.38%) Information Security
4 3 (11.54%) ETL
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
4 3 (11.54%) UML
4 3 (11.54%) Use Case
4 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC
5 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.54%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) ES6
3 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) MCSE
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) CCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) GIAC
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Cognizant
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) AlgoSec
5 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.85%) Qualys
5 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds