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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 32 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 41 50 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.26% 15.34% 19.44%
As % of the Vendors category 27.70% 49.50% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 37 45 47
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,700 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
148 101 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.41% 30.98% 44.10%
Number of salaries quoted 126 82 98
Median salary £44,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £28,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £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 24 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 62 (45.26%) SQL
2 55 (40.15%) C#
3 54 (39.42%) .NET
4 45 (32.85%) SQL Server
5 41 (29.93%) ASP.NET
5 41 (29.93%) Windows
6 36 (26.28%) MS Excel
7 34 (24.82%) Visual Studio
8 33 (24.09%) Cisco
9 29 (21.17%) MVC
9 29 (21.17%) Firewall
9 29 (21.17%) Microsoft Azure
10 27 (19.71%) VMware
11 26 (18.98%) .NET Framework
12 25 (18.25%) Windows Server
13 24 (17.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (17.52%) XML
14 23 (16.79%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (16.06%) VPN
15 22 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (15.33%) Active Directory
16 21 (15.33%) Cisco Certification
17 20 (14.60%) Finance
17 20 (14.60%) MS Exchange
17 20 (14.60%) AngularJS
18 19 (13.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 19 (13.87%) Windows Server 2008
18 19 (13.87%) HP
18 19 (13.87%) Web Development
19 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification

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 20 (14.60%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (8.76%) IIS
4 7 (5.11%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.46%) Apache
6 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 36 (26.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (21.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.92%) Azure Machine Learning
3 4 (2.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.17%) Firewall
2 22 (16.06%) VPN
3 17 (12.41%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (10.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (10.22%) MPLS
5 9 (6.57%) DNS
6 8 (5.84%) DHCP
6 8 (5.84%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.65%) iSCSI
7 5 (3.65%) LAN
7 5 (3.65%) VoIP
7 5 (3.65%) WAN
8 4 (2.92%) BGP
8 4 (2.92%) EIGRP
8 4 (2.92%) HSRP
8 4 (2.92%) OSPF
8 4 (2.92%) SAN
8 4 (2.92%) SSL
8 4 (2.92%) Unified Communications
8 4 (2.92%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (32.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.68%) Azure SQL Database
3 15 (10.95%) MongoDB
4 12 (8.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.38%) MS Access
6 5 (3.65%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.65%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.19%) Biml
8 3 (2.19%) Data Mart
8 3 (2.19%) OLAP
8 3 (2.19%) Snowflake Schema
8 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.19%) Star Schema
9 2 (1.46%) MySQL
10 1 (0.73%) DTS
Development Applications
1 34 (24.82%) Visual Studio
2 16 (11.68%) Subversion
3 14 (10.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.11%) JUnit
5 6 (4.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (3.65%) FinalBuilder
7 3 (2.19%) ERwin
7 3 (2.19%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.46%) InstallShield
8 2 (1.46%) Maven
8 2 (1.46%) WiX
9 1 (0.73%) Hudson
9 1 (0.73%) JIRA
9 1 (0.73%) Selenium
9 1 (0.73%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (14.60%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Marketing
3 6 (4.38%) Advertising
4 2 (1.46%) Banking
4 2 (1.46%) Retail
5 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.73%) Back Office
5 1 (0.73%) Billing
5 1 (0.73%) Electronics
5 1 (0.73%) Legal
5 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (46.72%) Developer
2 33 (24.09%) C# Developer
3 31 (22.63%) .NET Developer
4 27 (19.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (10.95%) Cisco Engineer
5 15 (10.95%) IT Manager
5 15 (10.95%) Web Developer
6 13 (9.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (8.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 11 (8.03%) Network Engineer
8 10 (7.30%) Analyst
8 10 (7.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (7.30%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 10 (7.30%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (7.30%) Senior Network Engineer
9 8 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 8 (5.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (5.84%) C# Web Developer
9 8 (5.84%) C++ Developer
9 8 (5.84%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (39.42%) .NET
2 41 (29.93%) ASP.NET
3 26 (18.98%) .NET Framework
4 24 (17.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (17.52%) XML
5 20 (14.60%) AngularJS
6 19 (13.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 17 (12.41%) HTML
8 16 (11.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (10.95%) Web Services
10 14 (10.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 12 (8.76%) jQuery
11 12 (8.76%) SignalR
12 8 (5.84%) ADO.NET
12 8 (5.84%) COM+
12 8 (5.84%) MFC
12 8 (5.84%) XSL
13 7 (5.11%) CSS
14 5 (3.65%) HTML5
14 5 (3.65%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.11%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.11%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.38%) Statistics
4 5 (3.65%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.92%) PKI
6 2 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.73%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.73%) EPoS
7 1 (0.73%) iPad
7 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 41 (29.93%) Windows
2 25 (18.25%) Windows Server
3 19 (13.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (12.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (8.76%) Windows 7
6 11 (8.03%) Linux
7 9 (6.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.92%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.92%) CentOS
9 3 (2.19%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.46%) FreeNAS
11 1 (0.73%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.73%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.17%) MVC
2 22 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (13.87%) Web Development
4 15 (10.95%) SDLC
5 14 (10.22%) OO
6 13 (9.49%) OOP
7 12 (8.76%) Line Management
8 10 (7.30%) ITIL
9 9 (6.57%) Waterfall
10 8 (5.84%) Configuration Management
10 8 (5.84%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (5.84%) Scrum
11 7 (5.11%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.11%) Performance Testing
11 7 (5.11%) Process Management
12 5 (3.65%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (3.65%) ETL
12 5 (3.65%) Load Testing
12 5 (3.65%) Software Engineering
12 5 (3.65%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 62 (45.26%) SQL
2 55 (40.15%) C#
3 17 (12.41%) C++
3 17 (12.41%) PowerShell
4 14 (10.22%) JavaScript
4 14 (10.22%) VB
5 13 (9.49%) VB6
6 8 (5.84%) Java
7 5 (3.65%) Python
7 5 (3.65%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.65%) VC++
8 2 (1.46%) Perl
8 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (15.33%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (12.41%) CCNA
3 17 (12.41%) MCSE
4 15 (10.95%) MCITP
4 15 (10.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (8.76%) SC Cleared
5 12 (8.76%) Security Cleared
6 11 (8.03%) Degree
7 8 (5.84%) DV Cleared
8 6 (4.38%) ISEB
8 6 (4.38%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.92%) CCNP
9 4 (2.92%) CCNP Voice
10 3 (2.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (2.19%) MCSA
11 2 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.73%) MCSD
12 1 (0.73%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.38%) SLA
3 4 (2.92%) QA
4 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.73%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (16.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (15.33%) Active Directory
3 16 (11.68%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.38%) XenApp
5 4 (2.92%) vSphere
6 2 (1.46%) Docker
7 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (5.84%) SCCM
2 4 (2.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.92%) Cisco IPCC
2 4 (2.92%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (2.92%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.19%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.19%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.46%) Puppet
4 2 (1.46%) WSUS
5 1 (0.73%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (24.09%) Cisco
2 27 (19.71%) VMware
3 19 (13.87%) HP
4 16 (11.68%) Dell
5 10 (7.30%) CheckPoint
6 9 (6.57%) Citrix
7 8 (5.84%) Oracle
8 4 (2.92%) NetApp
9 3 (2.19%) Alteryx
9 3 (2.19%) EqualLogic
9 3 (2.19%) Symantec
10 2 (1.46%) Apple
10 2 (1.46%) IBM
10 2 (1.46%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.46%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.46%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.46%) Sophos
11 1 (0.73%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.73%) Aruba
11 1 (0.73%) Meraki
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension & Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 65000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Iress
Posted: 16 days ago