The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 49 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 11.54% 38.58% 41.03%
As % of the Vendors category 23.08% 67.12% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 49 16
Average salary £26,250 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £34,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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 Cirencester region.

Vendors Category
Cirencester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 73 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 50.00% 57.48% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 72 18
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cirencester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (60.00%) IBM
1 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (50.00%) MCP
2 5 (50.00%) Symantec
2 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) HP ASE
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) OOP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
3 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCP
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (50.00%) HP ASE
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
1 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco