Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 17.28% 15.33% 13.17%
As % of the Vendors category 25.45% 28.75% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 32
Middlesex median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% +43.75%
10th Percentile £41,250 £26,896 £37,725
90th Percentile £78,750 £95,000 £87,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 55 80 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 67.90% 53.33% 54.32%
Number of salaries quoted 47 60 114
Middlesex median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £45,750 £32,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £88,750 £70,625
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.95%

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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 8 (57.14%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) Sybase
4 6 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (42.86%) Change Management
4 6 (42.86%) Resource Management
4 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
4 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
4 6 (42.86%) Line Management
4 6 (42.86%) Coaching
4 6 (42.86%) PMO
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) VB
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Privileged Access Management

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 7 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (42.86%) Applications Manager
2 6 (42.86%) Applications Support Manager
2 6 (42.86%) Support Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) LAMP
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) XSD
3 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 6 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 2 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) VMS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
1 8 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 6 (42.86%) Change Management
2 6 (42.86%) Coaching
2 6 (42.86%) Line Management
2 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 6 (42.86%) Resource Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (14.29%) Logistics
3 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Privileged Access Management
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
3 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VB
3 2 (14.29%) VB6
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MCSD
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) PMO
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Sybase
3 2 (14.29%) Darktrace
4 1 (7.14%) VMware