Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 88 101 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 17.53% 26.30% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 44.22% 56.42% 49.58%
Number of salaries quoted 88 109 215
Croydon median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -9.52% +101.92%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £66,000 £62,500
South London median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.37% +11.76% +13.33%

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 199 179 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 39.64% 46.61% 67.23%
Number of salaries quoted 168 152 321
Croydon median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -8.42% +50.79%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,525 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
South London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 - 2 £48,750 - 1
Microsoft
South London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (37.50%) Windows
2 28 (31.82%) Active Directory
3 25 (28.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (28.41%) VMware
4 24 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 24 (27.27%) Power BI
5 23 (26.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (26.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (26.14%) Citrix
5 23 (26.14%) SQL Server
5 23 (26.14%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (23.86%) MCSE
6 21 (23.86%) MCSA
6 21 (23.86%) ITIL
6 21 (23.86%) Replication
6 21 (23.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (23.86%) Performance Management
7 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (19.32%) Firewall
8 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (19.32%) MCP
9 16 (18.18%) WAN
10 15 (17.05%) LAN
10 15 (17.05%) T-SQL
10 15 (17.05%) Mac OS X
10 15 (17.05%) Apple
10 15 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (17.05%) MCTS
10 15 (17.05%) iPad

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 14 (15.91%) Skype for Business
2 10 (11.36%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.41%) IIS
4 1 (1.14%) CMS
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.50%) Office 365
3 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.41%) SaaS
5 2 (2.27%) IaaS
5 2 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.32%) Firewall
2 16 (18.18%) WAN
3 15 (17.05%) LAN
4 13 (14.77%) DHCP
4 13 (14.77%) DNS
5 7 (7.95%) VPN
6 6 (6.82%) Skype
7 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.55%) VoIP
8 3 (3.41%) IPsec
8 3 (3.41%) MPLS
8 3 (3.41%) SAN
8 3 (3.41%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.27%) Network Security
9 2 (2.27%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (2.27%) VLAN
9 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.27%) Wireless
10 1 (1.14%) Internet
10 1 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.27%) Power BI
2 23 (26.14%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (26.14%) SQL Server
2 23 (26.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (26.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (23.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (15.91%) Relational Database
6 12 (13.64%) Data Mining
6 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.27%) JIRA
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
1 2 (2.27%) Zephyr
2 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (11.36%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (21.59%) Support Engineer
2 17 (19.32%) Developer
3 15 (17.05%) IT Engineer
4 14 (15.91%) IT Support
4 14 (15.91%) IT Support Engineer
5 13 (14.77%) Analyst
6 12 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 12 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 11 (12.50%) Power BI Developer
7 11 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
7 11 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
8 10 (11.36%) Business Developer
8 10 (11.36%) Network Infrastructure Manager
8 10 (11.36%) Network Manager
9 9 (10.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (10.23%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (10.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (10.23%) Project Leader
9 9 (10.23%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) .NET
1 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.55%) CSS
2 4 (4.55%) HTML
3 3 (3.41%) HTML5
4 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.27%) CSS3
4 2 (2.27%) jQuery
4 2 (2.27%) Software Packaging
4 2 (2.27%) XML
5 1 (1.14%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (1.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.86%) Replication
2 15 (17.05%) iPad
3 6 (6.82%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.27%) Clustering
5 2 (2.27%) Handset
5 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.50%) Windows
2 15 (17.05%) Mac OS X
3 7 (7.95%) Windows 7
3 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.68%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.27%) Android
8 1 (1.14%) Linux
8 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (23.86%) ITIL
2 21 (23.86%) Performance Management
3 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (17.05%) Visualisation
5 14 (15.91%) Project Management
6 12 (13.64%) ITIL V3
7 11 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 10 (11.36%) Resource Management
9 9 (10.23%) PRINCE2
9 9 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.82%) B2B
11 6 (6.82%) Data Analysis
11 6 (6.82%) Validation
12 4 (4.55%) DevOps
12 4 (4.55%) ETL
12 4 (4.55%) Line Management
13 3 (3.41%) Data Modelling
13 3 (3.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.05%) T-SQL
2 12 (13.64%) SQL
3 6 (6.82%) VBA
4 5 (5.68%) C#
4 5 (5.68%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.27%) Python
6 2 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (28.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (23.86%) MCSA
2 21 (23.86%) MCSE
3 17 (19.32%) MCP
4 15 (17.05%) DBS Check
4 15 (17.05%) MCTS
5 8 (9.09%) Degree
6 4 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.27%) CCNA
7 2 (2.27%) CCNP
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) PMO
3 2 (2.27%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.14%) COBIT
4 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 28 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 24 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 9 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.82%) XenApp
5 4 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (4.55%) vSphere
6 3 (3.41%) BitLocker
6 3 (3.41%) vCloud
7 2 (2.27%) Docker
8 1 (1.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) SCCM
2 6 (6.82%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.41%) HAProxy
4 2 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (2.27%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.27%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 25 (28.41%) VMware
2 23 (26.14%) Citrix
3 15 (17.05%) Apple
4 7 (7.95%) Cisco
5 3 (3.41%) Brocade
5 3 (3.41%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.41%) EqualLogic
5 3 (3.41%) HP
5 3 (3.41%) Nexenta
5 3 (3.41%) Nimble Storage
5 3 (3.41%) SonicWALL
5 3 (3.41%) Veeam
5 3 (3.41%) Vyatta
5 3 (3.41%) Zerto
6 1 (1.14%) Meraki
6 1 (1.14%) NetApp
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle
6 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.14%) Tableau