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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 22.73% 51.85% 52.73%
As % of the Vendors category 43.48% 90.32% 69.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 29
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
23 31 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 52.27% 57.41% 76.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 34
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Burton-upon-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (43.75%) Data Security
3 7 (43.75%) Workflow
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (43.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) CCNP
6 3 (18.75%) CCNA
6 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 3 (18.75%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) WLAN
6 3 (18.75%) WAN
6 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (18.75%) Wireless
6 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) EIGRP
6 3 (18.75%) Siemens
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (18.75%) OSPF
6 3 (18.75%) BGP
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1 (6.25%) GroupWise
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) AutoCAD
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) WLAN
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) OSPF
2 3 (18.75%) BGP
2 3 (18.75%) EIGRP
2 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (18.75%) Wireless
2 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
2 3 (18.75%) VLAN
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) Intranet
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) WinForms
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) NHS
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
1 1 (6.25%) NetWare
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Workflow
1 7 (43.75%) Data Security
1 7 (43.75%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Use Case
3 2 (12.50%) Test Management
3 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.25%) HNC
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Novell eDirectory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Siemens
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Infor
3 1 (6.25%) Kaspersky
3 1 (6.25%) Veeam
3 1 (6.25%) M86 Security
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Novell