The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cirencester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cirencester region.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 34 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 20.69% 37.36% 36.00%
As % of the Vendors category 70.59% 66.67% 72.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 54
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Cirencester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
17 51 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 29.31% 56.04% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 45 74
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Gloucestershire

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Cirencester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cirencester

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Cirencester

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Cirencester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Cirencester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cirencester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cirencester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cirencester region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 37 (59.68%) C#
1 37 (59.68%) .NET
2 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
3 21 (33.87%) HTML
3 21 (33.87%) OOP
4 19 (30.65%) VB.NET
4 19 (30.65%) VMware
5 18 (29.03%) OO
5 18 (29.03%) MS Excel
6 16 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (24.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (24.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (24.19%) Finance
7 15 (24.19%) HP
8 14 (22.58%) MVC
8 14 (22.58%) SOA
8 14 (22.58%) Web Services
8 14 (22.58%) XML
8 14 (22.58%) .NET Framework
8 14 (22.58%) Degree
8 14 (22.58%) Computer Science
8 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (20.97%) IBM
9 13 (20.97%) Symantec
10 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET
10 12 (19.35%) HP ASE
10 12 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (17.74%) Marketing
11 11 (17.74%) N-Tier

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cirencester region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) Site Server
Applications
1 18 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) VoIP
2 2 (3.23%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (3.23%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
2 15 (24.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (24.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) DTS
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) Architect
3 14 (22.58%) Software Developer
4 13 (20.97%) Technical Architect
5 11 (17.74%) Senior Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Technical Leader
7 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Software Development Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Development Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Development Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (59.68%) .NET
2 21 (33.87%) HTML
3 14 (22.58%) Web Services
3 14 (22.58%) XML
3 14 (22.58%) .NET Framework
4 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET
5 7 (11.29%) CSS
5 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (11.29%) HTML5
5 7 (11.29%) CSS3
6 2 (3.23%) COM
7 1 (1.61%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Computer Science
2 11 (17.74%) N-Tier
3 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.23%) Replication
5 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) OOP
2 18 (29.03%) OO
3 14 (22.58%) MVC
3 14 (22.58%) SOA
3 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.29%) TDD
5 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.23%) Quality Management
6 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.23%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (3.23%) QMS
6 2 (3.23%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.61%) Use Case
7 1 (1.61%) Data-Driven Marketing
7 1 (1.61%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.61%) User Stories
7 1 (1.61%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) C#
2 19 (30.65%) VB.NET
3 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.45%) Java
5 2 (3.23%) SQL
6 1 (1.61%) VB6
6 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.61%) VB
6 1 (1.61%) VBA
6 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 12 (19.35%) HP ASE
2 12 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (16.13%) MCP
4 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) ISEB
5 2 (3.23%) HP MASE
6 1 (1.61%) APMG
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) VMware
2 15 (24.19%) HP
3 13 (20.97%) IBM
3 13 (20.97%) Symantec
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle
6 2 (3.23%) NetApp
6 2 (3.23%) Dell
6 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
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