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 3 months to 25 June 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 / Croydon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 59 77 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 31.38% 31.30% 28.72%
As % of the Vendors category 68.60% 58.78% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 54 73 53
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +56.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,600 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 Croydon.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 86 131 96
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 45.74% 53.25% 49.23%
Number of salaries quoted 73 114 88
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +79.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,600 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 55 (52.88%) Windows
2 49 (47.12%) SQL Server
3 44 (42.31%) Active Directory
4 38 (36.54%) C#
4 38 (36.54%) .NET
5 37 (35.58%) Microsoft Office
6 33 (31.73%) SQL
7 31 (29.81%) Windows Server
8 30 (28.85%) VMware
9 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET
10 26 (25.00%) MVC
11 25 (24.04%) Finance
12 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (22.12%) jQuery
13 22 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (21.15%) Office 365
14 21 (20.19%) CSS
14 21 (20.19%) Citrix
15 19 (18.27%) Windows 7
16 18 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (17.31%) HTML
17 17 (16.35%) Cisco
18 16 (15.38%) Linux
18 16 (15.38%) ITIL
18 16 (15.38%) WCF
19 14 (13.46%) Integration Testing
19 14 (13.46%) Degree
19 14 (13.46%) HTML5
19 14 (13.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 14 (13.46%) Migration

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 13 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.73%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.88%) WordPress
5 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.92%) IIS
6 1 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 37 (35.58%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.92%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (21.15%) Office 365
2 7 (6.73%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.88%) MailChimp
5 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.92%) IaaS
5 2 (1.92%) PaaS
6 1 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.65%) WAN
3 8 (7.69%) Firewall
4 7 (6.73%) LAN
5 5 (4.81%) DHCP
5 5 (4.81%) DNS
5 5 (4.81%) VPN
6 3 (2.88%) BGP
6 3 (2.88%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.88%) MPLS
6 3 (2.88%) SAN
6 3 (2.88%) VPLS
7 2 (1.92%) VoIP
8 1 (0.96%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.96%) VLAN
8 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (47.12%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.92%) Big Data
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.96%) Power BI
6 1 (0.96%) QlikView
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (24.04%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Retail
3 6 (5.77%) Marketing
4 4 (3.85%) Electronics
5 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.88%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.92%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (28.85%) Analyst
2 24 (23.08%) Developer
3 16 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 16 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 16 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 16 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 14 (13.46%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 14 (13.46%) Service Analyst
4 14 (13.46%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
5 13 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 12 (11.54%) IT Engineer
7 11 (10.58%) IT Technician
8 10 (9.62%) Citrix Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) Citrix Server Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) Field Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) Network Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) Network Technician
8 10 (9.62%) Server Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (36.54%) .NET
2 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET
3 23 (22.12%) jQuery
4 22 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (20.19%) CSS
6 18 (17.31%) HTML
7 16 (15.38%) WCF
8 14 (13.46%) HTML5
8 14 (13.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 11 (10.58%) WPF
11 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (7.69%) CSS3
12 4 (3.85%) WinForms
12 4 (3.85%) XML
13 2 (1.92%) Web Services
14 1 (0.96%) .NET Framework
14 1 (0.96%) AngularJS
14 1 (0.96%) Entity Framework
14 1 (0.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Fintech
2 13 (12.50%) PMI
3 11 (10.58%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (9.62%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.62%) Driving Licence
4 10 (9.62%) iPad
5 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.77%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.85%) Clustering
6 4 (3.85%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.88%) Social Media
8 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (52.88%) Windows
2 31 (29.81%) Windows Server
3 19 (18.27%) Windows 7
4 18 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (15.38%) Linux
6 7 (6.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.81%) CentOS
7 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.92%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.96%) Android
10 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.00%) MVC
2 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (15.38%) ITIL
4 14 (13.46%) Integration Testing
4 14 (13.46%) Migration
5 10 (9.62%) Software Engineering
6 9 (8.65%) TDD
7 8 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (7.69%) CRM
7 8 (7.69%) ITSM
7 8 (7.69%) System Testing
8 7 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (6.73%) Service Management
9 6 (5.77%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (4.81%) Security Management
10 5 (4.81%) Ticket Management
11 4 (3.85%) PRINCE2
11 4 (3.85%) Web Development
12 3 (2.88%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.54%) C#
2 33 (31.73%) SQL
3 14 (13.46%) VB.NET
4 13 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.65%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.85%) VB
7 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.92%) C
9 1 (0.96%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Degree
2 13 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 10 (9.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (9.62%) DBS Check
4 7 (6.73%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.88%) CCNA
5 3 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.92%) MCSE
6 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) QA
1 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.62%) vSphere
4 7 (6.73%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.81%) XenApp
6 3 (2.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.92%) Firmware
7 2 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.96%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (12.50%) SCCM
2 3 (2.88%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.88%) Nagios
3 1 (0.96%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.96%) OpenView
3 1 (0.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (28.85%) VMware
2 21 (20.19%) Citrix
3 17 (16.35%) Cisco
4 8 (7.69%) HP
5 5 (4.81%) SAP
6 3 (2.88%) NetApp
6 3 (2.88%) Palo Alto
6 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.88%) Symantec
6 3 (2.88%) Twitter
7 1 (0.96%) Dell
7 1 (0.96%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.96%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.96%) Snow
7 1 (0.96%) Sophos
7 1 (0.96%) Veritas
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