Period
to 19 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 19 June 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 East > Middlesex
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 16 3
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 18 28 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 13.95% 13.21% 21.50%
As % of the Vendors category 27.27% 24.14% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 66
Middlesex median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22% +23.29%
10th Percentile £27,875 £39,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,350 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 Middlesex.

All Vendors
Middlesex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 66 116 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 51.16% 54.72% 54.40%
Number of salaries quoted 55 81 156
Middlesex median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £42,250 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £84,000 £61,250 £72,375
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Middlesex.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Middlesex

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Middlesex

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Middlesex over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (22.22%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) MPLS
4 4 (22.22%) WAN
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (22.22%) Tableau
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (16.67%) CCIE Security
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Firepower
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (16.67%) FortiGate
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (16.67%) Sourcefire
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (16.67%) IronPort

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) G Suite
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) MPLS
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Firepower
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (16.67%) DSL
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) GPRS
2 3 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 3 (16.67%) IPsec
2 3 (16.67%) ISDN
2 3 (16.67%) LAN
2 3 (16.67%) Sourcefire
2 3 (16.67%) SSL
2 3 (16.67%) VoIP
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
2 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Mockito
2 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.56%) TestNG
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Dutch Language
2 1 (5.56%) French Language
2 1 (5.56%) German Language
2 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 2 (11.11%) ICT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) ICT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) LDAP
3 2 (11.11%) AppFabric
3 2 (11.11%) JSON
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) Java EE
4 1 (5.56%) Java SE
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) JSP
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) Hardware Maintenance
4 2 (11.11%) Innovative Thinking
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) X++
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Java 8
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (16.67%) CCIE
3 3 (16.67%) CCIE Security
3 3 (16.67%) CCNP
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 2 (11.11%) PMP
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Tableau
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) IronPort
3 2 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) Avaya
4 1 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.56%) VMware