Period
to 21 November 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Channel Islands 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 6 months to 21 November 2019 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
UK > Channel Islands
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Channel Islands 47.37% 50.00% 41.67%
As % of the Vendors category 81.82% 65.79% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 14
Channel Islands median annual salary £25,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +6.06% -34.00%
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the Channel Islands.

All Vendors
Channel Islands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 11 38 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Channel Islands 57.89% 76.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 36 12
Channel Islands median annual salary £25,000 £40,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% -28.89% +12.50%
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in the Channel Islands

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Channel Islands.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in the Channel Islands

Microsoft
Salary Trend in the Channel Islands

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in the Channel Islands

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in the Channel Islands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in the Channel Islands over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in the Channel Islands

Microsoft
Job Locations in the Channel Islands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Channel Islands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Jersey -1 8 £25,000 -41.18%
Guernsey +3 1 £52,500 +56.72% 2
Microsoft
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Channel Islands region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (55.56%) C
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (55.56%) Kanban
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) Release Management
2 5 (55.56%) Software Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Line Management
2 5 (55.56%) Translating Business Requirements
2 5 (55.56%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) MCP
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) MCSA
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Channel Islands 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 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (11.11%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) Network Security
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 5 (55.56%) Kanban
1 5 (55.56%) Line Management
1 5 (55.56%) Release Management
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) Software Architecture
1 5 (55.56%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCDST
1 3 (33.33%) MCITP
1 3 (33.33%) MCP
1 3 (33.33%) MCSA
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Apple
1 3 (33.33%) Bloomberg
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Dell
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) Remedy
1 3 (33.33%) Reuters