The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 12 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 45 65 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 14.71% 17.57% 17.03%
As % of the Vendors category 44.12% 43.05% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 45 60 53
Average salary £34,000 £37,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £25,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Vendors Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
102 151 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 33.33% 40.81% 34.98%
Number of salaries quoted 102 135 110
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Bath

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bath region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bath

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 69 (53.91%) MS Excel
2 42 (32.81%) C#
2 42 (32.81%) SQL Server
3 40 (31.25%) .NET
4 31 (24.22%) Windows
5 27 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (19.53%) Active Directory
7 23 (17.97%) VMware
8 22 (17.19%) MVC
9 20 (15.63%) MS Exchange
9 20 (15.63%) Degree
10 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET
10 18 (14.06%) OO
11 17 (13.28%) SQL
11 17 (13.28%) MS Office
11 17 (13.28%) Mathematics
12 16 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (11.72%) ITIL
14 14 (10.94%) Git (software)
15 12 (9.38%) HTML
15 12 (9.38%) Finance
15 12 (9.38%) Games
15 12 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (8.59%) MS Project
16 11 (8.59%) PRINCE2
16 11 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (8.59%) Web Application Development
17 10 (7.81%) Linux
17 10 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.03%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (7.03%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.03%) Node.js
3 8 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.69%) IIS
4 6 (4.69%) CMS
5 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.34%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.78%) Drupal
8 1 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 69 (53.91%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.28%) MS Office
3 11 (8.59%) MS Project
4 10 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Office 365
1 3 (2.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) WAN
1 7 (5.47%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.13%) LAN
2 4 (3.13%) VoIP
2 4 (3.13%) Firewall
3 2 (1.56%) VLAN
4 1 (0.78%) Network Security
4 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (32.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.03%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.47%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.69%) MS Access
5 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.34%) DTS
8 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.78%) MySQL
9 1 (0.78%) SSDT
9 1 (0.78%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 14 (10.94%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.03%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.34%) Moq
4 3 (2.34%) NUnit
4 3 (2.34%) JIRA
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.56%) Selenium
5 2 (1.56%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.56%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (9.38%) Finance
1 12 (9.38%) Games
2 10 (7.81%) Marketing
3 9 (7.03%) Retail
4 6 (4.69%) Advertising
5 4 (3.13%) Law
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (26.56%) Developer
2 24 (18.75%) Analyst
3 21 (16.41%) Support Analyst
4 17 (13.28%) Help Desk Analyst
4 17 (13.28%) Help Desk Support
5 16 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 12 (9.38%) C# Developer
7 11 (8.59%) Architect
8 10 (7.81%) Project Manager
8 10 (7.81%) .NET Developer
8 10 (7.81%) IT Support
9 6 (4.69%) Email Marketing Manager
9 6 (4.69%) Integration Architect
9 6 (4.69%) Marketing Manager
10 5 (3.91%) Installations Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Junior Project Manager
10 5 (3.91%) Junior
11 4 (3.13%) Trainer
11 4 (3.13%) Consultant
11 4 (3.13%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (31.25%) .NET
2 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET
3 16 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (9.38%) HTML
5 10 (7.81%) WCF
6 9 (7.03%) RESTful
6 9 (7.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (5.47%) XML
8 6 (4.69%) Middleware
8 6 (4.69%) CSS
8 6 (4.69%) WF
9 4 (3.13%) jQuery
9 4 (3.13%) Web Services
9 4 (3.13%) HTML5
9 4 (3.13%) CSS3
9 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (2.34%) Kendo UI
10 3 (2.34%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (2.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (2.34%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.28%) Mathematics
2 12 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.47%) Photography
4 6 (4.69%) Statistics
5 3 (2.34%) Replication
5 3 (2.34%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.56%) Clustering
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.22%) Windows
2 10 (7.81%) Linux
3 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (7.03%) Windows 8
4 8 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.34%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.34%) UNIX
7 2 (1.56%) Android
7 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.56%) Debian
7 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.56%) CentOS
8 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.78%) AIX
8 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.19%) MVC
3 18 (14.06%) OO
4 15 (11.72%) ITIL
5 11 (8.59%) PRINCE2
5 11 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (8.59%) Web Application Development
6 9 (7.03%) BDD
6 9 (7.03%) TDD
7 7 (5.47%) Software Engineering
7 7 (5.47%) Project Management
7 7 (5.47%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.47%) Change Management
7 7 (5.47%) MVVM
8 6 (4.69%) Waterfall
8 6 (4.69%) Email Marketing
8 6 (4.69%) Campaign Management
8 6 (4.69%) Mentoring
8 6 (4.69%) Workflow
8 6 (4.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 42 (32.81%) C#
2 17 (13.28%) SQL
3 9 (7.03%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.03%) Ruby
4 8 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.13%) Java
6 3 (2.34%) C
6 3 (2.34%) C++
6 3 (2.34%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.34%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (15.63%) Degree
2 11 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.03%) MCSE
4 8 (6.25%) MCP
5 5 (3.91%) MCSA
6 4 (3.13%) CCNA
6 4 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.34%) HND
8 2 (1.56%) ISEB
8 2 (1.56%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (19.53%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (17.97%) VMware
2 6 (4.69%) Alterian
3 5 (3.91%) Cisco
4 4 (3.13%) Citrix
5 3 (2.34%) NetApp
5 3 (2.34%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.34%) Telerik
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle
6 1 (0.78%) Veeam
6 1 (0.78%) HP
6 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.78%) Remedy
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