Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 8 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 24 35 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 13.79% 14.17% 14.07%
As % of the Vendors category 22.86% 28.46% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 68
Middlesex median annual salary £50,000 £53,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% +34.38% -15.79%
10th Percentile £29,375 £35,000 £25,525
90th Percentile £95,000 £72,500 £58,375
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -

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 105 123 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 60.34% 49.80% 55.35%
Number of salaries quoted 72 112 246
Middlesex median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.98% +13.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £19,650 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 8 (33.33%) Office 365
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (25.00%) MCP
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
6 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 5 (20.83%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
6 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (16.67%) ERP
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) MCSA
7 4 (16.67%) Firewall
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (16.67%) QlikView
7 4 (16.67%) Tableau
7 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.67%) People Management
7 4 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (16.67%) Virtual Machines

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 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.17%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Office 365
2 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) DHCP
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) PBX
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) Skype
2 3 (12.50%) VoIP
3 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.17%) NAS
4 1 (4.17%) VLAN
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) QlikView
2 3 (12.50%) Power BI
2 3 (12.50%) Qlik Sense
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) MS Access
4 1 (4.17%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Integration Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Server Support
4 3 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server Support
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.17%) Ajax
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.17%) WCF
1 1 (4.17%) WPF
1 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.50%) Android
6 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) ERP
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) People Management
3 4 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (12.50%) IT Governance
4 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) ETL
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) Python
2 3 (12.50%) R
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) MCP
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) MCSA
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.17%) PMP
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Tableau
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) EMC
3 2 (8.33%) Sage
4 1 (4.17%) Cognos
4 1 (4.17%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Kaseya
4 1 (4.17%) Meraki
4 1 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
4 1 (4.17%) Synology