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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 16 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 40 50 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.70% 12.69% 24.14%
As % of the Vendors category 32.00% 41.67% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 50 106
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,810 £32,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,150 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
125 120 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 42.81% 30.46% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 114 100 176
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £25,000
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 19 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 53 (60.23%) .NET
2 52 (59.09%) C#
3 31 (35.23%) SQL
3 31 (35.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
4 30 (34.09%) MS Excel
5 29 (32.95%) ASP.NET
6 27 (30.68%) MVC
7 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (26.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (21.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (21.59%) .NET Framework
10 18 (20.45%) Degree
10 18 (20.45%) Subversion
10 18 (20.45%) XML
10 18 (20.45%) Windows
11 17 (19.32%) Visual Studio
12 15 (17.05%) JavaScript
12 15 (17.05%) Web Development
13 13 (14.77%) Web Services
13 13 (14.77%) Finance
13 13 (14.77%) AngularJS
14 12 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (13.64%) Scrum
14 12 (13.64%) MongoDB
15 11 (12.50%) OO
15 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 10 (11.36%) Windows Server
16 10 (11.36%) WiX

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 7 (7.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.14%) Confluence
5 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.14%) IIS
5 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (34.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.95%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Changepoint
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (26.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.82%) Office 365
3 4 (4.55%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) SSH
2 4 (4.55%) Firewall
2 4 (4.55%) Wireless
3 2 (2.27%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (2.27%) VoIP
4 1 (1.14%) DNS
4 1 (1.14%) LAN
4 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.14%) VLAN
4 1 (1.14%) VPN
4 1 (1.14%) WAN
4 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.95%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (35.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (20.45%) Subversion
3 17 (19.32%) Visual Studio
4 10 (11.36%) WiX
5 9 (10.23%) InstallShield
6 6 (6.82%) Git (software)
6 6 (6.82%) JIRA
7 5 (5.68%) Zephyr
8 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.27%) JUnit
9 2 (2.27%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.14%) Hudson
10 1 (1.14%) Maven
10 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (14.77%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Retail
3 5 (5.68%) Advertising
4 3 (3.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (39.77%) Developer
2 25 (28.41%) .NET Developer
2 25 (28.41%) C# Developer
3 20 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Release Manager
6 9 (10.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Manual Tester
9 5 (5.68%) Software Delivery Manager
9 5 (5.68%) Software Manager
9 5 (5.68%) Tester
10 4 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Head of Development
10 4 (4.55%) Head of Software Development
10 4 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (60.23%) .NET
2 29 (32.95%) ASP.NET
3 19 (21.59%) .NET Framework
3 19 (21.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (20.45%) XML
5 13 (14.77%) AngularJS
5 13 (14.77%) Web Services
6 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 10 (11.36%) jQuery
9 8 (9.09%) CSS
9 8 (9.09%) HTML
10 7 (7.95%) XSL
11 5 (5.68%) Gherkin
11 5 (5.68%) REST
11 5 (5.68%) SOAP
11 5 (5.68%) WCF
12 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) Statistics
3 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.27%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.14%) EPoS
5 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.45%) Windows
2 10 (11.36%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.82%) Linux
5 6 (6.82%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.41%) Android
7 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.68%) MVC
2 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.05%) Web Development
4 12 (13.64%) Scrum
5 11 (12.50%) OO
6 9 (10.23%) Change Management
6 9 (10.23%) Coaching
7 8 (9.09%) OOP
7 8 (9.09%) SDLC
8 7 (7.95%) BDD
8 7 (7.95%) Defect Management
8 7 (7.95%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (7.95%) Performance Management
8 7 (7.95%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.82%) Test Automation
10 5 (5.68%) ITIL
10 5 (5.68%) Kanban
10 5 (5.68%) Manual Testing
10 5 (5.68%) SOA
10 5 (5.68%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (59.09%) C#
2 31 (35.23%) SQL
3 15 (17.05%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.27%) Java
7 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.14%) C
7 1 (1.14%) C++
7 1 (1.14%) Perl
7 1 (1.14%) Python
7 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.14%) VB
7 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (20.45%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) ISEB
2 7 (7.95%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.41%) MCSD
6 2 (2.27%) CCNA
6 2 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.27%) MCSE
6 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.14%) APMP
7 1 (1.14%) CISM
7 1 (1.14%) CISSP
7 1 (1.14%) ISSMP
7 1 (1.14%) MCP
7 1 (1.14%) MCSA
7 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.14%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.41%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.27%) Docker
6 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (6.82%) HP
1 6 (6.82%) VMware
2 3 (3.41%) Cisco
2 3 (3.41%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.27%) Citrix
4 1 (1.14%) Adobe
4 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.14%) Dell
4 1 (1.14%) Meraki
4 1 (1.14%) SonicWALL
4 1 (1.14%) Sophos
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