Microsoft Jobs in the South East

Microsoft
England > South East

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 May 2024 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.

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 2 5 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3,467 2,481 3,662
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 20.23% 17.54% 18.06%
As % of the Vendors category 52.56% 43.51% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,524 1,773 2,366
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,050 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,600 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.32% -4.00% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% -

All Vendors
South East

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 the South East.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6,596 5,702 7,935
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 38.49% 40.31% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4,422 3,444 4,813
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,960 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
75th Percentile £61,250 £66,250 £66,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +3.77%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in the South East

Microsoft
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in the South East.

Salary trend for Microsoft in the South East

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft in the South East over the 6 months to 24 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in the South East

Microsoft
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 May 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Thames Valley +2 1,318 £45,000 -1.32% 318
Hampshire +7 748 £45,000 +12.50% 175
Surrey +6 661 £47,500 -9.52% 92
Berkshire 0 596 £48,000 +4.23% 149
Buckinghamshire -2 387 £42,500 +21.43% 85
Oxfordshire +2 335 £43,000 -21.82% 84
Kent +5 294 £42,500 +6.25% 79
East Sussex +3 168 £42,500 -19.09% 37
West Sussex +5 160 £50,000 -13.04% 35
Middlesex +20 81 £39,190 -49.43% 4
Sussex - 11 £35,000 - 4
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 385 (11.10%) SharePoint
2 309 (8.91%) Microsoft Exchange
3 44 (1.27%) CMS
4 43 (1.24%) IIS
5 27 (0.78%) Kentico
6 24 (0.69%) Headless CMS
7 22 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (0.63%) Umbraco
8 20 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
9 13 (0.37%) Confluence
10 11 (0.32%) WordPress
11 9 (0.26%) SAS
12 6 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2000
13 5 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.14%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.12%) TWiki
15 3 (0.087%) Skype for Business
16 2 (0.058%) Apache
16 2 (0.058%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 665 (19.18%) Microsoft Office
2 649 (18.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 130 (3.75%) Microsoft Project
4 108 (3.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 49 (1.41%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.29%) AutoCAD
8 7 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.17%) InVision
9 6 (0.17%) Sketch
10 5 (0.14%) Chatbot
11 4 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
11 4 (0.12%) OrCAD
11 4 (0.12%) Simulink
11 4 (0.12%) Stateflow
12 3 (0.087%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.087%) ProjectWise
12 3 (0.087%) Revit
13 2 (0.058%) MadCap Flare
13 2 (0.058%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 108 (3.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 60 (1.73%) Primavera
3 18 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
5 6 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.14%) ResourceLink
6 5 (0.14%) Sage X3
7 4 (0.12%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.087%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.087%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.087%) Salesforce CRM
8 3 (0.087%) SAP MDM
9 2 (0.058%) nopCommerce
9 2 (0.058%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.058%) SAP WM
9 2 (0.058%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1,363 (39.31%) Azure
2 1,034 (29.82%) Microsoft 365
3 347 (10.01%) Power Platform
4 271 (7.82%) Entra ID
5 190 (5.48%) AWS
6 164 (4.73%) Dynamics 365
7 136 (3.92%) OneDrive
8 130 (3.75%) Azure DevOps
9 105 (3.03%) PowerApps
10 102 (2.94%) Power Automate
11 89 (2.57%) SaaS
12 64 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
13 42 (1.21%) PaaS
14 41 (1.18%) Azure Monitor
15 37 (1.07%) IaaS
16 32 (0.92%) Azure Sentinel
17 27 (0.78%) Azure Synapse Analytics
18 25 (0.72%) Mimecast
19 24 (0.69%) GitHub
20 23 (0.66%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 396 (11.42%) Firewall
2 295 (8.51%) Broadband
3 245 (7.07%) DNS
4 192 (5.54%) DHCP
5 144 (4.15%) VPN
6 124 (3.58%) TCP/IP
7 121 (3.49%) LAN
8 118 (3.40%) Wireless
9 111 (3.20%) WAN
10 77 (2.22%) 5G
10 77 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
11 74 (2.13%) VLAN
12 72 (2.08%) VoIP
13 66 (1.90%) Intranet
14 65 (1.87%) Internet
15 55 (1.59%) Unified Communications
16 52 (1.50%) SAN
17 51 (1.47%) Network Security
18 33 (0.95%) SD-WAN
19 30 (0.87%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 469 (13.53%) SQL Server
2 241 (6.95%) Power BI
3 84 (2.42%) MongoDB
4 81 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
5 76 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
6 63 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
7 57 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 47 (1.36%) Data Lake
9 43 (1.24%) Relational Database
10 29 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
12 24 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (0.61%) Power Query
14 18 (0.52%) MySQL
15 15 (0.43%) NoSQL
16 13 (0.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 13 (0.37%) Tableau
17 11 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 9 (0.26%) Big Data
18 9 (0.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 83 (2.39%) Visual Studio
2 80 (2.31%) JIRA
3 71 (2.05%) Git
4 45 (1.30%) Jenkins
5 36 (1.04%) GitLab
6 21 (0.61%) NUnit
6 21 (0.61%) Subversion
7 14 (0.40%) eggPlant
8 13 (0.37%) Selenium
8 13 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (0.29%) MSI
9 10 (0.29%) Postman
9 10 (0.29%) Trac
10 9 (0.26%) JMeter
11 7 (0.20%) Bitbucket
11 7 (0.20%) Cypress.io
11 7 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (0.17%) MSBuild
12 6 (0.17%) Newman
12 6 (0.17%) REST Assured
General
1 1,359 (39.20%) Social Skills
2 622 (17.94%) Finance
3 575 (16.58%) Analytical Skills
4 234 (6.75%) Retail
5 218 (6.29%) Influencing Skills
6 198 (5.71%) Organisational Skills
7 150 (4.33%) Legal
8 135 (3.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 120 (3.46%) Telecoms
10 107 (3.09%) Law
11 106 (3.06%) Marketing
12 96 (2.77%) Presentation Skills
13 89 (2.57%) Public Sector
14 83 (2.39%) Manufacturing
15 60 (1.73%) Games
16 59 (1.70%) Documentation Skills
17 52 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
18 48 (1.38%) Advertising
19 38 (1.10%) Back Office
20 37 (1.07%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 562 (16.21%) Analyst
2 434 (12.52%) Senior
3 426 (12.29%) Developer
4 322 (9.29%) IT Support
5 268 (7.73%) .NET Developer
5 268 (7.73%) Support Engineer
6 224 (6.46%) IT Engineer
7 190 (5.48%) Lead
8 171 (4.93%) Architect
9 169 (4.87%) IT Support Engineer
10 162 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 159 (4.59%) Consultant
12 156 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
13 142 (4.10%) Administrator
14 124 (3.58%) C# Developer
15 108 (3.12%) C# .NET Developer
15 108 (3.12%) Support Analyst
16 107 (3.09%) IT Analyst
17 102 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
18 95 (2.74%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 448 (12.92%) .NET
2 261 (7.53%) ASP.NET
3 257 (7.41%) .NET Core
4 220 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 192 (5.54%) .NET Framework
6 174 (5.02%) AngularJS
7 173 (4.99%) Entity Framework
8 155 (4.47%) ASP.NET Web API
9 144 (4.15%) React
10 121 (3.49%) HTML
11 94 (2.71%) Node.js
12 93 (2.68%) HTML5
13 84 (2.42%) CSS
14 80 (2.31%) RESTful
15 78 (2.25%) Vue
16 52 (1.50%) CSS3
17 50 (1.44%) Blazor
17 50 (1.44%) LINQ
18 48 (1.38%) Web Services
19 43 (1.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 242 (6.98%) Self-Motivation
2 128 (3.69%) Management Information System
3 116 (3.35%) Driving Licence
4 96 (2.77%) Data Centre
5 89 (2.57%) Social Media
6 73 (2.11%) Onboarding
7 69 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
8 57 (1.64%) Product Ownership
9 49 (1.41%) PKI
10 44 (1.27%) Replication
11 42 (1.21%) Algorithms
12 34 (0.98%) Client/Server
12 34 (0.98%) NHS
13 33 (0.95%) IoT
14 30 (0.87%) Mobile App
15 29 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
15 29 (0.84%) PMI
15 29 (0.84%) Public Cloud
16 27 (0.78%) Low-Code
17 26 (0.75%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 1,012 (29.19%) Windows
2 450 (12.98%) Windows Server
3 347 (10.01%) Windows 10
4 271 (7.82%) Linux
5 118 (3.40%) Windows Server 2016
6 113 (3.26%) Windows Server 2019
7 104 (3.00%) Ubuntu
8 88 (2.54%) Android
9 79 (2.28%) Windows 7
10 76 (2.19%) Apple iOS
11 73 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 45 (1.30%) Mac OS
13 41 (1.18%) Windows 8
14 30 (0.87%) VMS
15 25 (0.72%) Unix
16 23 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
17 22 (0.63%) CentOS
18 16 (0.46%) Windows XP
19 15 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 14 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 828 (23.88%) Agile
2 817 (23.57%) Problem-Solving
3 535 (15.43%) Customer Service
4 367 (10.59%) ITIL
5 344 (9.92%) Cybersecurity
6 338 (9.75%) Mentoring
7 334 (9.63%) Project Management
8 304 (8.77%) DevOps
9 299 (8.62%) Decision-Making
10 278 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
11 273 (7.87%) CRM
12 250 (7.21%) Actionable Insight
13 248 (7.15%) Full Stack Development
14 246 (7.10%) MVC
15 210 (6.06%) Business Case
16 206 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 200 (5.77%) Budgeting
18 197 (5.68%) Budgeting and Forecasting
19 188 (5.42%) Artificial Intelligence
20 182 (5.25%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 483 (13.93%) C#
2 443 (12.78%) SQL
3 326 (9.40%) JavaScript
4 208 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 128 (3.69%) Python
6 114 (3.29%) Bash
7 109 (3.14%) TypeScript
8 75 (2.16%) C++
9 71 (2.05%) T-SQL
10 63 (1.82%) C
11 44 (1.27%) Fortran
12 42 (1.21%) Java
13 32 (0.92%) VB
14 28 (0.81%) VBScript
15 18 (0.52%) Bicep
16 16 (0.46%) VB.NET
17 12 (0.35%) Perl
18 11 (0.32%) MATLAB
18 11 (0.32%) PL/SQL
18 11 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 589 (16.99%) Degree
2 375 (10.82%) Security Cleared
3 196 (5.65%) ACCA
4 195 (5.62%) CIMA
5 191 (5.51%) SC Cleared
6 175 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 163 (4.70%) DV Cleared
8 142 (4.10%) DBS Check
9 107 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
10 76 (2.19%) Azure Certification
10 76 (2.19%) CCNA
11 63 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
12 56 (1.62%) MCP
13 44 (1.27%) Master's Degree
14 41 (1.18%) A+ Certification
14 41 (1.18%) CCNP
15 40 (1.15%) NVQ Level 3
16 39 (1.12%) CISSP
17 37 (1.07%) PMI Certification
18 32 (0.92%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 176 (5.08%) SLA
2 105 (3.03%) GDPR
3 78 (2.25%) QA
4 43 (1.24%) Cyber Essentials
5 38 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 31 (0.89%) Data Quality
7 29 (0.84%) PMO
8 24 (0.69%) NIST
9 21 (0.61%) Accessibility
10 17 (0.49%) ISO 9001
11 14 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 11 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
12 11 (0.32%) Good Clinical Practice
12 11 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17025
13 10 (0.29%) PCI DSS
14 8 (0.23%) ISO 13485
14 8 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 6 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 6 (0.17%) NCSC
16 4 (0.12%) Automotive SPICE
System Software
1 812 (23.42%) Active Directory
2 230 (6.63%) Hyper-V
3 224 (6.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 64 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
5 56 (1.62%) Docker
6 50 (1.44%) Virtual Desktop
7 44 (1.27%) vSphere
8 42 (1.21%) Firmware
9 36 (1.04%) XenApp
10 29 (0.84%) XenDesktop
11 28 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
12 26 (0.75%) VirtualBox
13 13 (0.37%) KVM
14 12 (0.35%) NFS
14 12 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
15 11 (0.32%) pfSense
16 7 (0.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 5 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
17 5 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 5 (0.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 272 (7.85%) Microsoft Intune
2 143 (4.12%) SCCM
3 76 (2.19%) Kubernetes
4 71 (2.05%) Jamf Pro
5 59 (1.70%) WSUS
6 53 (1.53%) SCOM
7 34 (0.98%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 34 (0.98%) vCenter Server
8 28 (0.81%) Terraform
9 25 (0.72%) Ansible
10 20 (0.58%) NetBackup
11 18 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
12 16 (0.46%) FortiGate
12 16 (0.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 16 (0.46%) SCDPM
13 15 (0.43%) Grafana
14 13 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
14 13 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
15 11 (0.32%) Sysprep
16 10 (0.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 335 (9.66%) VMware
2 197 (5.68%) Cisco
3 127 (3.66%) Citrix
4 119 (3.43%) Apple
5 100 (2.88%) Google
6 90 (2.60%) Adobe
6 90 (2.60%) Veeam
7 70 (2.02%) HP
8 67 (1.93%) CyberArk
8 67 (1.93%) Tanium
9 57 (1.64%) Meraki
10 55 (1.59%) Fortinet
11 53 (1.53%) Dell
12 48 (1.38%) Juniper
13 47 (1.36%) Palo Alto
14 46 (1.33%) Oracle
15 43 (1.24%) SAP
16 37 (1.07%) Salesforce
17 36 (1.04%) Aruba
18 33 (0.95%) Red Hat