Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 68 78 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 16.92% 21.20% 34.95%
As % of the Vendors category 46.58% 44.57% 51.64%
Number of salaries quoted 63 98 220
Croydon median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +15.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,675 £22,450
90th Percentile £58,500 £66,000 £62,500
South London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +20.00%

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 146 175 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 36.32% 47.55% 67.68%
Number of salaries quoted 126 157 312
Croydon median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £44,700
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.86% +11.75%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,350 £21,775
90th Percentile £66,639 £66,000 £62,500
South London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +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 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 27 (39.71%) Windows
2 25 (36.76%) Citrix
3 24 (35.29%) WAN
4 23 (33.82%) LAN
4 23 (33.82%) ITIL
5 20 (29.41%) SQL
5 20 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (26.47%) Firewall
8 17 (25.00%) VMware
8 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (22.06%) ITIL V3
10 13 (19.12%) T-SQL
10 13 (19.12%) .NET
10 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
10 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET
11 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
11 12 (17.65%) DHCP
11 12 (17.65%) DNS
11 12 (17.65%) MVC
11 12 (17.65%) Windows Server
12 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET Core
12 11 (16.18%) npm
12 11 (16.18%) Node.js
12 11 (16.18%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (16.18%) AngularJS
12 11 (16.18%) Kendo UI
12 11 (16.18%) TypeScript
12 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (16.18%) 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 10 (14.71%) Skype for Business
2 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
3 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) CMS
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) IIS
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.47%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (16.18%) npm
3 8 (11.76%) SaaS
4 6 (8.82%) Office 365
5 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (4.41%) PaaS
6 2 (2.94%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (2.94%) IaaS
7 1 (1.47%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 24 (35.29%) WAN
2 23 (33.82%) LAN
3 18 (26.47%) Firewall
4 12 (17.65%) DHCP
4 12 (17.65%) DNS
5 10 (14.71%) Remote Desktop
6 9 (13.24%) Skype
6 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
6 9 (13.24%) VoIP
7 8 (11.76%) IPsec
7 8 (11.76%) MPLS
7 8 (11.76%) Unified Communications
7 8 (11.76%) VPN
8 7 (10.29%) Network Security
9 2 (2.94%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.47%) FTP
10 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.47%) SSL
10 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (7.35%) Data Mining
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.41%) Power BI
4 2 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.94%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.47%) HDInsight
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Advertising
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Support Engineer
2 14 (20.59%) Developer
3 10 (14.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (14.71%) IT Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) VMware Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (11.76%) Network Manager
5 8 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (10.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) IT Support
6 7 (10.29%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Citrix Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Exchange Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Exchange Support
7 6 (8.82%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.12%) .NET
1 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET
2 11 (16.18%) AngularJS
2 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET Core
2 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web API
2 11 (16.18%) Kendo UI
2 11 (16.18%) KnockoutJS
2 11 (16.18%) Node.js
3 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework
3 7 (10.29%) Entity Framework
4 4 (5.88%) Angular 2
4 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (2.94%) CSS
5 2 (2.94%) HTML
5 2 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.29%) iPad
3 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.88%) User Experience
5 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.47%) iPhone
5 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Windows
2 12 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 10 (14.71%) Windows 10
4 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.76%) Windows 8
6 7 (10.29%) Windows XP
7 6 (8.82%) Mac OS X
8 4 (5.88%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.47%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) ITIL
2 15 (22.06%) ITIL V3
3 12 (17.65%) MVC
4 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.71%) PRINCE2
4 10 (14.71%) Service Delivery
5 8 (11.76%) Project Management
5 8 (11.76%) Resource Management
6 7 (10.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (10.29%) User Stories
7 5 (7.35%) Change Control
7 5 (7.35%) Strategic Thinking
8 4 (5.88%) Benchmarking
8 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.88%) Case Management
8 4 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.88%) Microservices
8 4 (5.88%) Scrum
9 3 (4.41%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) SQL
2 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
2 13 (19.12%) T-SQL
3 11 (16.18%) TypeScript
4 10 (14.71%) C#
5 5 (7.35%) VBA
6 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.94%) Python
6 2 (2.94%) Ruby
7 1 (1.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.24%) MCP
2 9 (13.24%) MCSE
3 8 (11.76%) MCSA
4 7 (10.29%) CCNA
4 7 (10.29%) CCNP
4 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.82%) DBS Check
5 6 (8.82%) Degree
5 6 (8.82%) MCTS
6 2 (2.94%) ISEB
6 2 (2.94%) MCITP
7 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) SLA
2 3 (4.41%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.94%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Citrix
2 17 (25.00%) VMware
3 8 (11.76%) Apple
3 8 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 8 (11.76%) Cisco
4 1 (1.47%) Dell
4 1 (1.47%) Google
4 1 (1.47%) HP
4 1 (1.47%) Ivanti
4 1 (1.47%) Meraki
4 1 (1.47%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) Remedy
4 1 (1.47%) Retalix
4 1 (1.47%) Retek
4 1 (1.47%) SAP
4 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.47%) Symantec