Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 92 116 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 26.29% 26.67% 29.01%
As % of the Vendors category 60.13% 48.95% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 85 135 123
Croydon median annual salary £38,694 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.61% +11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,750 £22,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £80,000 £62,500
South London median annual salary £38,694 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -18.54% +5.56% +12.50%

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 153 237 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 43.71% 54.48% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 136 208 191
Croydon median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,575 £57,500
South London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +5.88%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +6 4 £47,500 +115.91%
Microsoft
South London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 43 (46.74%) Windows
2 39 (42.39%) Active Directory
3 34 (36.96%) VMware
4 33 (35.87%) Citrix
5 32 (34.78%) SQL
6 31 (33.70%) Windows Server
7 28 (30.43%) ITIL
7 28 (30.43%) Cisco
8 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Office
8 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (25.00%) .NET
10 21 (22.83%) Firewall
11 20 (21.74%) C#
11 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
11 20 (21.74%) LAN
12 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET
12 19 (20.65%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
13 18 (19.57%) MS Exchange
14 17 (18.48%) T-SQL
14 17 (18.48%) WAN
15 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (16.30%) Office 365
17 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (15.22%) Data Centre
17 14 (15.22%) MVC
18 13 (14.13%) Finance
18 13 (14.13%) TCP/IP
18 13 (14.13%) ASP.NET MVC

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 18 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.96%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.35%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.09%) Maya
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (16.30%) Office 365
3 11 (11.96%) npm
4 7 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (5.43%) SaaS
6 2 (2.17%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.09%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (1.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.83%) Firewall
2 20 (21.74%) LAN
3 17 (18.48%) WAN
4 13 (14.13%) TCP/IP
5 10 (10.87%) DHCP
5 10 (10.87%) DNS
6 9 (9.78%) Remote Desktop
6 9 (9.78%) VPN
7 6 (6.52%) Network Security
7 6 (6.52%) VoIP
8 5 (5.43%) IPsec
8 5 (5.43%) MPLS
8 5 (5.43%) SAN
8 5 (5.43%) Skype
8 5 (5.43%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.09%) FTP
9 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.09%) SMTP
9 1 (1.09%) SSL
9 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.52%) Data Mining
3 6 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.52%) Power BI
4 2 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.17%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.09%) HDInsight
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.09%) QlikView
5 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (14.13%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Advertising
3 8 (8.70%) Retail
4 5 (5.43%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Electronics
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (25.00%) Developer
2 22 (23.91%) Analyst
3 12 (13.04%) .NET Developer
3 12 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 11 (11.96%) Citrix Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Network Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (9.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Service Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) Support Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (7.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.00%) .NET
2 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET
3 13 (14.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET Core
5 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (11.96%) Kendo UI
5 11 (11.96%) KnockoutJS
5 11 (11.96%) Node.js
6 8 (8.70%) HTML
7 7 (7.61%) .NET Framework
7 7 (7.61%) CSS
7 7 (7.61%) Entity Framework
8 6 (6.52%) XML
9 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (5.43%) HTML5
9 5 (5.43%) WCF
10 4 (4.35%) Angular 2
10 4 (4.35%) CSS3
10 4 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.43%) Clustering
2 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.35%) Fintech
3 4 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.35%) Social Media
3 4 (4.35%) User Experience
4 3 (3.26%) iPad
5 2 (2.17%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) iPhone
6 1 (1.09%) PMI
6 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.09%) Replication
6 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (46.74%) Windows
2 31 (33.70%) Windows Server
3 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.70%) Linux
4 8 (8.70%) Windows 10
4 8 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 7 (7.61%) Windows 8
5 7 (7.61%) Windows XP
6 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.26%) CentOS
8 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.09%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.43%) ITIL
2 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.22%) MVC
4 8 (8.70%) CRM
4 8 (8.70%) ITIL V3
5 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (7.61%) Service Management
5 7 (7.61%) Software Engineering
5 7 (7.61%) User Stories
5 7 (7.61%) Web Development
6 6 (6.52%) Migration
6 6 (6.52%) Strategic Thinking
7 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (5.43%) Integration Testing
7 5 (5.43%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (5.43%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.35%) Data Management
8 4 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (4.35%) Online Marketing
8 4 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.78%) SQL
2 20 (21.74%) C#
3 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
4 17 (18.48%) T-SQL
5 11 (11.96%) TypeScript
6 6 (6.52%) VBA
7 5 (5.43%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.87%) CCNA
2 10 (10.87%) CCNP
2 10 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.43%) Degree
3 5 (5.43%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (3.26%) MCSE
6 2 (2.17%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.17%) ISEB
6 2 (2.17%) MCP
7 1 (1.09%) MCITP
7 1 (1.09%) MCSA
7 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) SLA
2 2 (2.17%) QA
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (42.39%) Active Directory
2 19 (20.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.96%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.78%) XenDesktop
5 8 (8.70%) XenApp
6 5 (5.43%) vCloud
6 5 (5.43%) vSphere
7 4 (4.35%) Firmware
7 4 (4.35%) ISA Server
7 4 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) SCCM
2 5 (5.43%) FortiGate
3 4 (4.35%) HP SIM
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (4.35%) OpenView
3 4 (4.35%) SCOM
4 1 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (36.96%) VMware
2 33 (35.87%) Citrix
3 28 (30.43%) Cisco
4 10 (10.87%) HP
5 9 (9.78%) Brocade
5 9 (9.78%) IBM
6 5 (5.43%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.43%) Dell
6 5 (5.43%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.17%) Apple
8 1 (1.09%) Google
8 1 (1.09%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.09%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle
8 1 (1.09%) Remedy
8 1 (1.09%) Retalix
8 1 (1.09%) Retek
8 1 (1.09%) SAP
8 1 (1.09%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.09%) Symantec