The median annual salary for a Microsoft Specialist was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Specialist
England > London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 614 642 673
Rank change year-on-year +28 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Specialist 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.011% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.008% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
London median annual salary £65,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.93% +19.44%  
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +25.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34768 38299 43107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.76% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112495 145931 163630
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Microsoft Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Microsoft Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Specialist in London

Microsoft Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Specialist in London

Microsoft Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Specialist in London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Specialist in London

Microsoft Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canary Wharf - 3 £65,000 -
Microsoft Specialist
England

Microsoft Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Microsoft Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Microsoft Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Trend Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (66.67%) BitLocker
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Business Development
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Portal
4 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (16.67%) SAP Portal
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (16.67%) LINQ
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
1 4 (66.67%) Trend Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Case Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP