Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 16 4
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 18 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 14.66% 10.84% 18.94%
As % of the Vendors category 22.37% 20.45% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 56
Middlesex median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -12.20% +28.13%
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,275 £34,375
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,850 £63,125
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% -

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 76 88 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 65.52% 53.01% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 59 52 139
Middlesex median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £40,900 £31,250 £28,975
90th Percentile £83,000 £67,350 £65,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 9 (52.94%) Degree
3 9 (52.94%) Change Management
4 7 (41.18%) .NET
4 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
5 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (29.41%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
7 4 (23.53%) Tableau
7 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
7 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) Dutch Language
7 4 (23.53%) French Language
7 4 (23.53%) German Language
7 4 (23.53%) Italian Language
7 4 (23.53%) Spanish Language
7 4 (23.53%) CCNA

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 5 (29.41%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Dutch Language
2 4 (23.53%) French Language
2 4 (23.53%) German Language
2 4 (23.53%) Italian Language
2 4 (23.53%) Spanish Language
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Change Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Support Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Change Management
2 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
3 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
4 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Coaching
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security
5 3 (17.65%) Line Management
5 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
6 2 (11.76%) Accounts Receivable
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) ERP
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) CCNA
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) Tableau
2 3 (17.65%) Sybase
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.88%) Avaya
4 1 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Sitecore