Period
to 7 March 2021

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 7 March 2021 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
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 3 5 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 7 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Channel Islands 35.71% 25.00% 54.55%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 53.85% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 20
Median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% +28.57% -41.67%
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -

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 10 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Channel Islands 71.43% 46.43% 84.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 28
Median annual salary £80,000 £65,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +54.76% -30.00%
10th Percentile £65,000 £25,000 £32,300
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in the Channel Islands

Job postings citing Microsoft as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in the Channel Islands.

Salary trend 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 7 March 2021. 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
Guernsey +6 3 - - 1
Jersey -1 2 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Microsoft
UK

For the 6 months to 7 March 2021, 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 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Network Management
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft 365
1 3 (60.00%) Meraki
1 3 (60.00%) RHEV
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) B2B

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Alliance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Product Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Network Management
1 3 (60.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) RHEV
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Meraki
1 3 (60.00%) VMware