The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cannock 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 7 13 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 30.19% 16.00% 57.69%
As % of the Vendors category 64.00% 61.54% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 15
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £24,610 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £47,500 £52,500
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 Cannock region.

Vendors Category
Cannock
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 47.17% 26.00% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 16
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Cannock

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Cannock

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cannock

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Cannock

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Cannock

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Cannock region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cannock

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cannock

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cannock 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 30 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 26 (76.47%) ITIL
3 23 (67.65%) SQL
4 22 (64.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (61.76%) Degree
6 16 (47.06%) C#
7 15 (44.12%) ETL
8 13 (38.24%) .NET
8 13 (38.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (35.29%) Data Architecture
9 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
9 12 (35.29%) Database Security
9 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (35.29%) DTS
9 12 (35.29%) OLAP
9 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (35.29%) MVC
10 11 (32.35%) Change Management
10 11 (32.35%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
11 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (26.47%) Service Management
13 7 (20.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (20.59%) WCF
13 7 (20.59%) TDD
13 7 (20.59%) MCSD
13 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
13 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cannock by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cannock 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Drupal
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 22 (64.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (35.29%) OLAP
3 12 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (35.29%) DTS
3 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.94%) Billing
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) DBA
3 12 (35.29%) SQL DBA
4 10 (29.41%) SQL Server DBA
5 9 (26.47%) .NET Developer
5 9 (26.47%) C# Developer
6 8 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (17.65%) Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior DBA
9 2 (5.88%) Senior SQL DBA
9 2 (5.88%) Solutions Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Junior
10 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
3 7 (20.59%) WCF
4 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.76%) WPF
5 4 (11.76%) WinForms
6 2 (5.88%) Ajax
6 2 (5.88%) CSS3
6 2 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.88%) jQuery
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.88%) HTML5
6 2 (5.88%) CSS
6 2 (5.88%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) XML
6 2 (5.88%) HTML
7 1 (2.94%) LINQ
7 1 (2.94%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) ITIL
2 15 (44.12%) ETL
3 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (35.29%) MVC
3 12 (35.29%) Data Architecture
3 12 (35.29%) Database Security
4 11 (32.35%) Change Management
5 9 (26.47%) Service Management
6 7 (20.59%) SOA
6 7 (20.59%) TDD
7 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Release Management
8 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Scrum
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) SQL
2 16 (47.06%) C#
3 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.82%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Degree
2 11 (32.35%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (20.59%) MCSD
3 7 (20.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.88%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) VMware
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