The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 48 44 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.94% 13.29% 20.14%
As % of the Vendors category 29.27% 40.74% 45.60%
Number of salaries quoted 46 40 81
Median salary £38,750 £39,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.51% +26.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,810 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Microsoft
Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
164 108 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 44.20% 32.63% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 151 88 166
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 46 (51.11%) C#
1 46 (51.11%) .NET
2 35 (38.89%) MS Excel
3 31 (34.44%) SQL
4 29 (32.22%) SQL Server
5 28 (31.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (27.78%) ASP.NET
7 23 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (23.33%) MVC
9 20 (22.22%) Windows
9 20 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 16 (17.78%) .NET Framework
10 16 (17.78%) Degree
10 16 (17.78%) XML
11 15 (16.67%) Visual Studio
11 15 (16.67%) Finance
11 15 (16.67%) Subversion
12 14 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (14.44%) Web Development
14 12 (13.33%) Web Services
14 12 (13.33%) Windows Server
15 11 (12.22%) AngularJS
15 11 (12.22%) Active Directory
15 11 (12.22%) Scrum
16 10 (11.11%) VMware
16 10 (11.11%) HP
16 10 (11.11%) OO
16 10 (11.11%) MS Office
16 10 (11.11%) JavaScript
16 10 (11.11%) MongoDB

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 35 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Changepoint
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.67%) Office 365
3 4 (4.44%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.00%) Firewall
2 5 (5.56%) SSH
3 4 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.33%) Wireless
5 2 (2.22%) DNS
5 2 (2.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.22%) VoIP
5 2 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.11%) LAN
6 1 (1.11%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.11%) VLAN
6 1 (1.11%) VPN
6 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.78%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.11%) Big Data
7 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.11%) DTS
7 1 (1.11%) MS Access
7 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (31.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (16.67%) Subversion
2 15 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 9 (10.00%) WiX
4 8 (8.89%) InstallShield
5 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.56%) JIRA
5 5 (5.56%) Zephyr
6 3 (3.33%) JUnit
7 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.11%) Hudson
8 1 (1.11%) Maven
8 1 (1.11%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Retail
3 7 (7.78%) Advertising
4 5 (5.56%) Marketing
5 2 (2.22%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Billing
6 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (35.56%) Developer
2 21 (23.33%) .NET Developer
2 21 (23.33%) C# Developer
3 17 (18.89%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 9 (10.00%) Release Manager
6 8 (8.89%) Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.78%) C# Web Developer
7 7 (7.78%) IT Manager
8 6 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Manual Tester
9 5 (5.56%) Tester
10 4 (4.44%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (4.44%) Head of Development
10 4 (4.44%) Head of Software Development
10 4 (4.44%) Software Delivery Manager
10 4 (4.44%) Software Manager
11 3 (3.33%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (51.11%) .NET
2 25 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 16 (17.78%) .NET Framework
3 16 (17.78%) XML
4 14 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (13.33%) Web Services
6 11 (12.22%) AngularJS
7 10 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 7 (7.78%) jQuery
9 7 (7.78%) XSL
10 5 (5.56%) Gherkin
10 5 (5.56%) HTML
10 5 (5.56%) REST
10 5 (5.56%) SOAP
11 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (4.44%) CSS
12 3 (3.33%) Entity Framework
12 3 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Statistics
3 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.22%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.11%) EPoS
5 1 (1.11%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.22%) Windows
2 12 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (7.78%) Linux
5 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.22%) Android
6 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.11%) CentOS
7 1 (1.11%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.33%) MVC
3 13 (14.44%) Web Development
4 11 (12.22%) Scrum
5 10 (11.11%) OO
6 9 (10.00%) Change Management
6 9 (10.00%) OOP
7 8 (8.89%) Coaching
7 8 (8.89%) Line Management
7 8 (8.89%) SDLC
8 7 (7.78%) BDD
8 7 (7.78%) Defect Management
8 7 (7.78%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (7.78%) Performance Management
8 7 (7.78%) Waterfall
9 5 (5.56%) ITIL
9 5 (5.56%) Kanban
9 5 (5.56%) Manual Testing
9 5 (5.56%) Test Automation
9 5 (5.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.11%) C#
2 31 (34.44%) SQL
3 10 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.44%) Java
6 3 (3.33%) VB
7 2 (2.22%) C++
7 2 (2.22%) Python
7 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.11%) C
8 1 (1.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (17.78%) Degree
2 8 (8.89%) ISEB
2 8 (8.89%) ISTQB
2 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.78%) MCSE
3 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (6.67%) CCNA
4 6 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.44%) MCITP
6 2 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.22%) MCSA
7 1 (1.11%) APMP
7 1 (1.11%) MCP
7 1 (1.11%) MCSD
7 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.11%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.22%) SLA
4 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.22%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.11%) Docker
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.11%) vSphere
5 1 (1.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (11.11%) HP
1 10 (11.11%) VMware
2 7 (7.78%) Cisco
3 5 (5.56%) Dell
4 3 (3.33%) Citrix
5 2 (2.22%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.11%) Adobe
6 1 (1.11%) Meraki
6 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.11%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.11%) Sophos
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Rockfield
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago