The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Romford 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
London / Romford
Rank - 2 5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Romford - 43.24% 24.32%
As % of the Vendors category - 69.57% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 9
Median salary - £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Romford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Romford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8 23 11
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Romford 47.06% 62.16% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 11
Median salary £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.76% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £45,000 £47,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Romford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Romford citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Romford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Romford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Romford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Romford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Romford 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
1 1 (33.33%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) Sage
1 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
1 1 (33.33%) Sophos