Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 August 2018 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 97 97 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 19.17% 27.56% 31.20%
As % of the Vendors category 46.86% 60.63% 50.65%
Number of salaries quoted 96 86 171
Croydon median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% +76.99%
10th Percentile £25,625 £21,375 £20,000
90th Percentile £58,826 £58,750 £80,000
South London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -8.05% +2.35%

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 Croydon.

All Vendors
Croydon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 207 160 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 40.91% 45.45% 61.60%
Number of salaries quoted 184 132 268
Croydon median annual salary £47,500 £41,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.85% -18.00% +30.72%
10th Percentile £21,900 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £62,500
South London median annual salary £45,000 £42,283 £43,500
% change year-on-year +6.43% -2.80% +2.35%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Croydon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Croydon

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Croydon over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Croydon

Microsoft
Job Locations in Croydon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Croydon region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Coulsdon -4 3 £47,500 -
South Croydon - 1 £31,000 -
Microsoft
South London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 33 (34.02%) SQL Server
2 32 (32.99%) Active Directory
3 31 (31.96%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (30.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (30.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (30.93%) Power BI
5 28 (28.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (28.87%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (27.84%) Windows
6 27 (27.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (25.77%) Performance Management
7 25 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (25.77%) ITIL
7 25 (25.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (25.77%) Replication
8 24 (24.74%) VMware
9 22 (22.68%) Visualisation
10 21 (21.65%) Citrix
10 21 (21.65%) T-SQL
11 20 (20.62%) SQL
11 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Excel
11 20 (20.62%) Hyper-V
12 18 (18.56%) SCCM
13 16 (16.49%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (16.49%) Relational Database
13 16 (16.49%) Data Mining
14 15 (15.46%) MCSE
14 15 (15.46%) MCSA
14 15 (15.46%) SQL Server 2016
15 14 (14.43%) MCP

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 9 (9.28%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.19%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.03%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 30 (30.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.31%) Office 365
3 7 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.09%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.40%) DHCP
1 13 (13.40%) DNS
2 12 (12.37%) Firewall
3 7 (7.22%) VPN
3 7 (7.22%) WAN
4 6 (6.19%) LAN
5 4 (4.12%) SAN
6 3 (3.09%) Skype
6 3 (3.09%) VLAN
7 2 (2.06%) Wireless
8 1 (1.03%) Internet
8 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.02%) SQL Server
2 30 (30.93%) Power BI
2 30 (30.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (28.87%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (28.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (27.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (16.49%) Data Mining
5 16 (16.49%) Relational Database
5 16 (16.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (15.46%) SQL Server 2016
7 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.06%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.06%) PowerPivot
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.03%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.06%) JIRA
2 2 (2.06%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (14.43%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.03%) Publishing
3 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (23.71%) Developer
2 20 (20.62%) Analyst
3 17 (17.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (15.46%) Power BI Developer
5 14 (14.43%) SSRS Developer
5 14 (14.43%) Support Engineer
6 13 (13.40%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 13 (13.40%) Data Analyst
6 13 (13.40%) SSIS Developer
7 12 (12.37%) Business Developer
7 12 (12.37%) SSAS Developer
8 11 (11.34%) Excel Analyst
8 11 (11.34%) Project Leader
8 11 (11.34%) SQL Analyst
8 11 (11.34%) SQL Data Analyst
9 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) IT Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) IT Support
9 8 (8.25%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) .NET
1 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.12%) CSS
2 4 (4.12%) HTML
2 4 (4.12%) HTML5
2 4 (4.12%) Software Packaging
3 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (3.09%) CSS3
3 3 (3.09%) XML
4 2 (2.06%) JSON
4 2 (2.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.03%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.03%) jQuery
5 1 (1.03%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.03%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (1.03%) WinForms
5 1 (1.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.77%) Replication
2 10 (10.31%) iPad
3 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.19%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.09%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.09%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.09%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.06%) Clustering
6 2 (2.06%) Handset
6 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.84%) Windows
2 10 (10.31%) Mac OS X
3 7 (7.22%) Windows 7
3 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.19%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.15%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.06%) Android
8 1 (1.03%) Linux
8 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.77%) ITIL
2 25 (25.77%) Performance Management
3 22 (22.68%) Visualisation
4 13 (13.40%) Data Analysis
4 13 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (13.40%) Project Management
5 11 (11.34%) B2B
5 11 (11.34%) E-Commerce
5 11 (11.34%) Validation
6 9 (9.28%) ITIL V3
6 9 (9.28%) Service Delivery
7 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (8.25%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.22%) ETL
8 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.15%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.15%) Scrum
9 5 (5.15%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.65%) T-SQL
2 20 (20.62%) SQL
3 11 (11.34%) VBA
4 10 (10.31%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.15%) C#
6 4 (4.12%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.03%) VB
8 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (25.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (15.46%) MCSA
2 15 (15.46%) MCSE
3 14 (14.43%) MCP
4 10 (10.31%) DBS Check
4 10 (10.31%) MCTS
5 7 (7.22%) Degree
6 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.09%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) SLA
2 5 (5.15%) PMO
3 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 32 (32.99%) Active Directory
2 20 (20.62%) Hyper-V
3 11 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.34%) XenApp
4 5 (5.15%) BitLocker
4 5 (5.15%) vSphere
5 4 (4.12%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (3.09%) vCloud
7 1 (1.03%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (18.56%) SCCM
2 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (4.12%) SCOM
3 3 (3.09%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.09%) HAProxy
4 2 (2.06%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (2.06%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.03%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.03%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 24 (24.74%) VMware
2 21 (21.65%) Citrix
3 10 (10.31%) Apple
4 6 (6.19%) Cisco
5 5 (5.15%) HP
6 4 (4.12%) Oracle
7 3 (3.09%) Brocade
7 3 (3.09%) EqualLogic
7 3 (3.09%) Nexenta
7 3 (3.09%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (3.09%) Remedy
7 3 (3.09%) ServiceNow
7 3 (3.09%) SonicWALL
7 3 (3.09%) Veeam
7 3 (3.09%) Vyatta
7 3 (3.09%) Zerto
8 2 (2.06%) NetApp
9 1 (1.03%) Huawei
9 1 (1.03%) Tableau
9 1 (1.03%) Twitter