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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 30 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 55.56% 47.17% 36.36%
As % of the Vendors category 90.91% 59.52% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 13
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
33 42 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 61.11% 79.25% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 20
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,150 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
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 20 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Burton-upon-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 56 (87.50%) SQL
2 49 (76.56%) SQL Server
3 31 (48.44%) .NET
4 30 (46.88%) HTML
5 29 (45.31%) MS Excel
6 28 (43.75%) ASP.NET
7 26 (40.63%) MS Office
8 25 (39.06%) Web Services
8 25 (39.06%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (39.06%) jQuery
9 24 (37.50%) .NET Framework
9 24 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (37.50%) C#
10 23 (35.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 22 (34.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (34.38%) Ajax
12 21 (32.81%) CSS
12 21 (32.81%) ETL
13 20 (31.25%) SharePoint
14 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 14 (21.88%) Office 365
15 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
16 11 (17.19%) OLAP
17 9 (14.06%) XML
18 8 (12.50%) Billing
19 7 (10.94%) VBA
20 6 (9.38%) Sage
20 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
20 6 (9.38%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 20 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.38%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (4.69%) Node.js
4 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.56%) SAS
5 1 (1.56%) GroupWise
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 29 (45.31%) MS Excel
2 26 (40.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (9.38%) Line 500
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.88%) Office 365
2 3 (4.69%) ElastiCache
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon S3
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Broadband
2 3 (4.69%) Firewall
3 2 (3.13%) VLAN
3 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.13%) VPN
3 2 (3.13%) LAN
3 2 (3.13%) WAN
3 2 (3.13%) SAN
4 1 (1.56%) DHCP
4 1 (1.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (76.56%) SQL Server
2 24 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (35.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 22 (34.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 11 (17.19%) OLAP
7 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (6.25%) QlikView
8 4 (6.25%) Data Mining
9 3 (4.69%) MySQL
9 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
9 3 (4.69%) Big Data
9 3 (4.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.56%) DTS
10 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
1 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (3.13%) LLBLGen Pro
2 2 (3.13%) NetAdvantage
General
1 8 (12.50%) Billing
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Developer
2 17 (26.56%) SQL Developer
3 16 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (15.63%) Junior Developer
5 10 (15.63%) Junior
6 9 (14.06%) Business Developer
6 9 (14.06%) Junior .NET Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Business Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Software Manager
9 5 (7.81%) Architect
9 5 (7.81%) Development Manager
9 5 (7.81%) Lead Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Administrator
9 5 (7.81%) Software Development Manager
10 4 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (48.44%) .NET
2 30 (46.88%) HTML
3 28 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 25 (39.06%) Web Services
4 25 (39.06%) jQuery
5 24 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 22 (34.38%) Ajax
7 21 (32.81%) CSS
8 9 (14.06%) XML
9 4 (6.25%) MDX
10 3 (4.69%) JSF
10 3 (4.69%) J2EE
10 3 (4.69%) JSP
10 3 (4.69%) SOAP
11 2 (3.13%) WinForms
11 2 (3.13%) WPF
11 2 (3.13%) WF
11 2 (3.13%) Silverlight
11 2 (3.13%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.69%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (4.69%) Social Media
3 2 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (32.81%) ETL
4 6 (9.38%) CRM
5 4 (6.25%) Multidimensional Analysis
5 4 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.69%) SEO
7 2 (3.13%) Workflow
7 2 (3.13%) Migration
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL
7 2 (3.13%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.13%) Analytics
8 1 (1.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 56 (87.50%) SQL
2 24 (37.50%) C#
3 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.94%) VBA
5 3 (4.69%) VB6
5 3 (4.69%) PHP
5 3 (4.69%) Java
5 3 (4.69%) VB
6 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
1 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) Terminal Server
3 2 (3.13%) vSphere
4 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Sage
2 4 (6.25%) Cognos
2 4 (6.25%) Logi Analytics
3 3 (4.69%) VMware
3 3 (4.69%) Citrix
4 2 (3.13%) Avaya
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco
4 2 (3.13%) HP
4 2 (3.13%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.56%) Symantec
5 1 (1.56%) Novell
5 1 (1.56%) Acronis