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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 27 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 24 54 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.72% 13.17% 22.78%
As % of the Vendors category 28.57% 37.24% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 21 52 82
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +21.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.66%

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
84 145 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 34.01% 35.37% 45.82%
Number of salaries quoted 79 103 144
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 22 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 44 (62.86%) .NET
2 43 (61.43%) C#
3 28 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (37.14%) SQL
5 25 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
6 23 (32.86%) MVC
6 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 14 (20.00%) Degree
11 13 (18.57%) Web Development
11 13 (18.57%) Subversion
11 13 (18.57%) Visual Studio
11 13 (18.57%) Windows
12 12 (17.14%) Web Services
12 12 (17.14%) XML
12 12 (17.14%) .NET Framework
13 11 (15.71%) Finance
13 11 (15.71%) Scrum
14 10 (14.29%) AngularJS
15 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (12.86%) MongoDB
15 9 (12.86%) jQuery
15 9 (12.86%) CSS
15 9 (12.86%) OO
16 8 (11.43%) HTML
16 8 (11.43%) Change Management

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 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.57%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Changepoint
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.14%) Office 365
3 3 (4.29%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) SSH
2 4 (5.71%) Wireless
3 3 (4.29%) Firewall
4 2 (2.86%) DNS
4 2 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.86%) VoIP
5 1 (1.43%) DHCP
5 1 (1.43%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.86%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.29%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.43%) QlikView
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (18.57%) Subversion
2 13 (18.57%) Visual Studio
3 8 (11.43%) WiX
4 7 (10.00%) InstallShield
5 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
5 6 (8.57%) JIRA
6 5 (7.14%) Zephyr
7 2 (2.86%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.43%) JUnit
8 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (15.71%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Retail
3 4 (5.71%) Marketing
4 3 (4.29%) Advertising
5 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.43%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Developer
2 23 (32.86%) C# Developer
3 22 (31.43%) .NET Developer
4 18 (25.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (15.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (11.43%) C# Web Developer
7 8 (11.43%) Release Manager
7 8 (11.43%) Web Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (7.14%) Manual Tester
9 5 (7.14%) Software Delivery Manager
9 5 (7.14%) Software Manager
9 5 (7.14%) Tester
10 4 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (5.71%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (62.86%) .NET
2 25 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (17.14%) .NET Framework
4 12 (17.14%) Web Services
4 12 (17.14%) XML
5 10 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (12.86%) CSS
6 9 (12.86%) jQuery
7 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (11.43%) HTML
7 8 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (7.14%) Gherkin
8 5 (7.14%) REST
8 5 (7.14%) SOAP
8 5 (7.14%) WCF
9 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (5.71%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.86%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.43%) EPoS
3 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.43%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Windows
2 8 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.00%) Linux
4 5 (7.14%) Android
4 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.43%) CentOS
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (32.86%) MVC
2 13 (18.57%) Web Development
3 11 (15.71%) Scrum
4 9 (12.86%) OO
5 8 (11.43%) Change Management
5 8 (11.43%) SDLC
6 7 (10.00%) Coaching
6 7 (10.00%) OOP
7 6 (8.57%) BDD
7 6 (8.57%) Defect Management
7 6 (8.57%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Performance Management
7 6 (8.57%) Test Automation
7 6 (8.57%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.14%) Data Transformation
8 5 (7.14%) Kanban
8 5 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 5 (7.14%) Software Delivery
8 5 (7.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (61.43%) C#
2 26 (37.14%) SQL
3 15 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.43%) C
7 1 (1.43%) C++
7 1 (1.43%) Java
7 1 (1.43%) Perl
7 1 (1.43%) Python
7 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.43%) VB
7 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) ISEB
2 6 (8.57%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.86%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) MCSD
5 1 (1.43%) APMP
5 1 (1.43%) CCNA
5 1 (1.43%) CISM
5 1 (1.43%) CISSP
5 1 (1.43%) ISSMP
5 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.43%) MCP
5 1 (1.43%) MCSA
5 1 (1.43%) MCSE
5 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) HP
1 5 (7.14%) VMware
2 4 (5.71%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe
4 1 (1.43%) Apple
4 1 (1.43%) arcserve
4 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.43%) Citrix
4 1 (1.43%) Meraki
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.43%) SAP
4 1 (1.43%) SonicWALL
4 1 (1.43%) Sophos
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