The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 14 2
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 21 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 38.18% 18.18% 23.26%
As % of the Vendors category 65.63% 41.67% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 10
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £18,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Staffordshire

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

Vendors Category
Burton-upon-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 58.18% 43.64% 67.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 21
Average salary £44,500 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.15% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,000 £16,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Burton-upon-Trent region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Burton-upon-Trent

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 32 (68.09%) SQL Server
3 24 (51.06%) MS Excel
4 21 (44.68%) HTML
5 19 (40.43%) MS Office
6 17 (36.17%) VB
7 16 (34.04%) .NET
7 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
7 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET
7 16 (34.04%) XML
7 16 (34.04%) SharePoint
7 16 (34.04%) C#
8 15 (31.91%) Windows
9 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
9 11 (23.40%) Visual Studio
9 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (23.40%) VBA
9 11 (23.40%) VB6
10 10 (21.28%) WinForms
10 10 (21.28%) WPF
10 10 (21.28%) Dynamics CRM
10 10 (21.28%) Line 500
10 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio Team System
10 10 (21.28%) CRM
10 10 (21.28%) ETL
10 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (21.28%) Sage
11 9 (19.15%) Infragistics

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 16 (34.04%) SharePoint
2 9 (19.15%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (14.89%) SAS
3 7 (14.89%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (51.06%) MS Excel
2 19 (40.43%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (21.28%) Line 500
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Firewall
2 4 (8.51%) LAN
2 4 (8.51%) WAN
3 3 (6.38%) VLAN
3 3 (6.38%) VPN
3 3 (6.38%) SAN
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) DHCP
4 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (68.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (14.89%) Big Data
5 6 (12.77%) OLAP
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.13%) DTS
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Visual Studio
2 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (19.15%) LLBLGen Pro
3 9 (19.15%) NetAdvantage
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (78.72%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Software Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Lead Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Business Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.89%) SQL Developer
5 6 (12.77%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.77%) MI Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Support Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Junior
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Lead Software Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) HTML
2 16 (34.04%) .NET
2 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET
2 16 (34.04%) XML
3 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
4 10 (21.28%) WinForms
4 10 (21.28%) WPF
5 9 (19.15%) WF
5 9 (19.15%) Silverlight
5 9 (19.15%) LINQ
6 7 (14.89%) jQuery
6 7 (14.89%) J2EE
6 7 (14.89%) JSP
6 7 (14.89%) SOAP
7 6 (12.77%) Web Services
7 6 (12.77%) JSF
7 6 (12.77%) Ajax
8 5 (10.64%) CSS
9 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Algorithms
2 6 (12.77%) Statistics
2 6 (12.77%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.51%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.38%) Replication
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Social Media
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.38%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) ETL
1 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) CRM
2 9 (19.15%) Workflow
2 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
3 7 (14.89%) Data Protection
3 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.77%) Data Management
4 6 (12.77%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
5 4 (8.51%) MVC
5 4 (8.51%) ITIL
6 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.26%) Migration
6 2 (4.26%) Change Management
6 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.13%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.13%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 17 (36.17%) VB
3 16 (34.04%) C#
3 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
4 11 (23.40%) VBA
4 11 (23.40%) VB6
5 9 (19.15%) VB.NET
6 7 (14.89%) Java
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) CISSP
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
1 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.38%) Terminal Server
3 3 (6.38%) vSphere
4 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Sage
2 9 (19.15%) Infragistics
3 7 (14.89%) Business Objects
4 6 (12.77%) VMware
5 4 (8.51%) Citrix
6 3 (6.38%) Avaya
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco
6 3 (6.38%) HP
7 2 (4.26%) Cognos
8 1 (2.13%) Symantec
8 1 (2.13%) McAfee
8 1 (2.13%) Acronis
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