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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 26 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 48 58 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.29% 18.24% 19.35%
As % of the Vendors category 37.21% 55.24% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 40 55 46
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £26,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.66%
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
129 105 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 30.35% 33.02% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 110 86 79
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 29 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 71 (44.94%) SQL
2 52 (32.91%) C#
2 52 (32.91%) .NET
3 47 (29.75%) SQL Server
4 43 (27.22%) Windows
5 41 (25.95%) ASP.NET
6 40 (25.32%) Cisco
7 38 (24.05%) MS Excel
7 38 (24.05%) Firewall
8 33 (20.89%) Visual Studio
9 32 (20.25%) VMware
9 32 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
10 28 (17.72%) MVC
11 27 (17.09%) VPN
12 26 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
13 25 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (15.82%) Windows Server
13 25 (15.82%) Cisco Certification
13 25 (15.82%) Finance
14 24 (15.19%) .NET Framework
14 24 (15.19%) Active Directory
15 22 (13.92%) HTML
16 21 (13.29%) C++
16 21 (13.29%) XML
16 21 (13.29%) HP
16 21 (13.29%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (12.66%) CCNA
17 20 (12.66%) MCSE
17 20 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (12.66%) Windows Server 2008

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 19 (12.03%) MS Exchange
2 14 (8.86%) IIS
3 13 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (8.23%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.90%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.27%) Apache
6 2 (1.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 38 (24.05%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.86%) MS Office
3 4 (2.53%) MS Project
4 3 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 32 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.90%) Office 365
4 2 (1.27%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (24.05%) Firewall
2 27 (17.09%) VPN
3 19 (12.03%) Cisco Nexus
3 19 (12.03%) MPLS
4 18 (11.39%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (6.33%) DNS
6 9 (5.70%) DHCP
6 9 (5.70%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.43%) SAN
8 5 (3.16%) BGP
8 5 (3.16%) EIGRP
8 5 (3.16%) HSRP
8 5 (3.16%) iSCSI
8 5 (3.16%) LAN
8 5 (3.16%) OSPF
8 5 (3.16%) SSL
8 5 (3.16%) Unified Communications
8 5 (3.16%) VoIP
8 5 (3.16%) VRRP
8 5 (3.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (29.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.49%) Azure SQL Database
3 13 (8.23%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.80%) MS Access
6 6 (3.80%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.90%) Biml
9 3 (1.90%) Data Mart
9 3 (1.90%) OLAP
9 3 (1.90%) Snowflake Schema
9 3 (1.90%) Star Schema
10 2 (1.27%) MySQL
10 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.63%) DTS
Development Applications
1 33 (20.89%) Visual Studio
2 15 (9.49%) Subversion
3 14 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (6.96%) JUnit
5 5 (3.16%) FinalBuilder
5 5 (3.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.90%) ERwin
6 3 (1.90%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.27%) InstallShield
7 2 (1.27%) Maven
7 2 (1.27%) WiX
8 1 (0.63%) Hudson
8 1 (0.63%) JIRA
8 1 (0.63%) Selenium
8 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (15.82%) Finance
2 12 (7.59%) Marketing
3 7 (4.43%) Advertising
4 2 (1.27%) Banking
4 2 (1.27%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.63%) Back Office
5 1 (0.63%) Billing
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Military
5 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (44.30%) Developer
2 32 (20.25%) .NET Developer
2 32 (20.25%) C# Developer
3 27 (17.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (12.66%) Cisco Engineer
5 15 (9.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 15 (9.49%) IT Manager
5 15 (9.49%) Network Engineer
5 15 (9.49%) Support Engineer
6 14 (8.86%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 14 (8.86%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 14 (8.86%) Senior Network Engineer
7 13 (8.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (8.23%) Web Developer
8 11 (6.96%) Analyst
9 10 (6.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (6.33%) C++ Developer
10 9 (5.70%) Java Developer
11 8 (5.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.06%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (32.91%) .NET
2 41 (25.95%) ASP.NET
3 25 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (15.19%) .NET Framework
5 22 (13.92%) HTML
6 21 (13.29%) XML
7 20 (12.66%) AngularJS
8 19 (12.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 18 (11.39%) Web Services
10 15 (9.49%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (8.23%) jQuery
11 13 (8.23%) SignalR
12 12 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 10 (6.33%) ADO.NET
13 10 (6.33%) COM+
13 10 (6.33%) MFC
14 9 (5.70%) CSS
15 7 (4.43%) HTML5
15 7 (4.43%) WPF
16 6 (3.80%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (5.06%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.16%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (3.16%) PKI
4 4 (2.53%) Statistics
5 3 (1.90%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.27%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.63%) iPad
7 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.63%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.22%) Windows
2 25 (15.82%) Windows Server
3 20 (12.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (11.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (7.59%) Linux
6 10 (6.33%) Windows 7
6 10 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.80%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.53%) CentOS
9 3 (1.90%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.27%) FreeNAS
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.72%) MVC
2 20 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.03%) SDLC
3 19 (12.03%) Web Development
4 18 (11.39%) OO
5 15 (9.49%) OOP
6 12 (7.59%) Data Modelling
7 11 (6.96%) ITIL
7 11 (6.96%) Waterfall
8 10 (6.33%) Line Management
9 8 (5.06%) Configuration Management
9 8 (5.06%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (5.06%) Performance Optimisation
10 7 (4.43%) OOD
10 7 (4.43%) Performance Testing
10 7 (4.43%) Software Engineering
11 6 (3.80%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (3.80%) Scrum
11 6 (3.80%) Wireframes
12 5 (3.16%) Fault Analysis
Programming Languages
1 71 (44.94%) SQL
2 52 (32.91%) C#
3 21 (13.29%) C++
4 17 (10.76%) PowerShell
5 16 (10.13%) JavaScript
5 16 (10.13%) VB
6 15 (9.49%) VB6
7 12 (7.59%) Java
8 6 (3.80%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.16%) Python
9 5 (3.16%) VC++
10 2 (1.27%) Perl
10 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (15.82%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (13.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (12.66%) CCNA
3 20 (12.66%) MCSE
4 17 (10.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (10.13%) MCITP
6 12 (7.59%) SC Cleared
6 12 (7.59%) Security Cleared
7 9 (5.70%) Degree
8 7 (4.43%) DV Cleared
9 5 (3.16%) CCNP
9 5 (3.16%) CCNP Voice
9 5 (3.16%) ISEB
9 5 (3.16%) ISTQB
10 4 (2.53%) MCSA
11 3 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.27%) CCENT
12 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.63%) MCSD
13 1 (0.63%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.33%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.43%) SLA
3 4 (2.53%) QA
4 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (15.19%) Active Directory
3 17 (10.76%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.70%) XenApp
5 5 (3.16%) vSphere
6 3 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.27%) Docker
7 2 (1.27%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (4.43%) SCCM
2 5 (3.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (3.16%) Cisco IPCC
2 5 (3.16%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (3.16%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.53%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.53%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.90%) WSUS
5 2 (1.27%) Puppet
6 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (25.32%) Cisco
2 32 (20.25%) VMware
3 21 (13.29%) HP
4 16 (10.13%) Dell
5 14 (8.86%) CheckPoint
6 12 (7.59%) Citrix
7 8 (5.06%) Oracle
8 5 (3.16%) NetApp
9 4 (2.53%) SonicWALL
9 4 (2.53%) Symantec
10 3 (1.90%) Alteryx
10 3 (1.90%) IBM
10 3 (1.90%) Meraki
10 3 (1.90%) Sophos
11 2 (1.27%) Apple
11 2 (1.27%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.27%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.27%) Remedy
12 1 (0.63%) Aruba
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