The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 127 121 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 17.05% 20.54% 26.26%
As % of the Vendors category 32.15% 41.44% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 110 104 138
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,312 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £66,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Vendors Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
395 292 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 53.02% 49.58% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 322 259 278
Average salary £43,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Coventry

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Coventry

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

1 143 (54.79%) .NET
2 110 (42.15%) Windows
3 94 (36.02%) SQL Server
4 91 (34.87%) C#
4 91 (34.87%) MS Excel
5 62 (23.75%) ASP.NET
6 60 (22.99%) Oracle
6 60 (22.99%) MVC
6 60 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (21.84%) SQL
8 52 (19.92%) Java
8 52 (19.92%) User Experience
9 51 (19.54%) Visual Studio
9 51 (19.54%) Cisco
10 48 (18.39%) WCF
11 45 (17.24%) JBoss
12 44 (16.86%) CRM
13 43 (16.48%) Windows Server 2008
14 42 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 42 (16.09%) Cisco Nexus
15 36 (13.79%) Scrum
15 36 (13.79%) ITIL
15 36 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
16 35 (13.41%) SharePoint
17 34 (13.03%) TDD
17 34 (13.03%) Castle Windsor
17 34 (13.03%) Spring.NET
18 32 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
18 32 (12.26%) MS Office
19 31 (11.88%) NUnit

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 45 (17.24%) JBoss
2 35 (13.41%) SharePoint
3 20 (7.66%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (5.36%) IIS
5 13 (4.98%) MS Exchange
6 12 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (3.83%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.30%) Lync
10 4 (1.53%) SAS
10 4 (1.53%) CMS
10 4 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.15%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.77%) OpenEdge
12 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.38%) Apache
13 1 (0.38%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 91 (34.87%) MS Excel
2 32 (12.26%) MS Office
3 14 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (4.60%) MS Project
5 6 (2.30%) Photoshop
5 6 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) SAP xRPM
2 1 (0.38%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.58%) Office 365
2 24 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.98%) IaaS
4 6 (2.30%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.53%) SaaS
6 3 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (16.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (3.07%) LAN
2 8 (3.07%) WAN
2 8 (3.07%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.68%) DNS
4 6 (2.30%) Firewall
5 5 (1.92%) MPLS
5 5 (1.92%) SAN
5 5 (1.92%) DHCP
5 5 (1.92%) HTTP
6 3 (1.15%) IP Telephony
6 3 (1.15%) VPN
6 3 (1.15%) Internet
7 1 (0.38%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.38%) Network Security
7 1 (0.38%) VLAN
7 1 (0.38%) NAS
7 1 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.38%) UMTS
7 1 (0.38%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (36.02%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (9.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (3.83%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.30%) MySQL
8 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (1.92%) OLAP
8 5 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.53%) MS Access
9 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.53%) SQLite
10 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.77%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.77%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (0.77%) BODI
Development Applications
1 51 (19.54%) Visual Studio
2 31 (11.88%) NUnit
3 25 (9.58%) MSTest
3 25 (9.58%) Rhino Mocks
3 25 (9.58%) Moq
4 6 (2.30%) InstallShield
4 6 (2.30%) Selenium
5 5 (1.92%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 23 (8.81%) Finance
2 18 (6.90%) Marketing
3 14 (5.36%) Retail
4 4 (1.53%) Back Office
5 3 (1.15%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Finnish Language
7 1 (0.38%) French Language
7 1 (0.38%) Local Government
7 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 82 (31.42%) Developer
2 40 (15.33%) .NET Developer
3 34 (13.03%) Analyst
3 34 (13.03%) Technical Designer
3 34 (13.03%) Designer
4 24 (9.20%) Architect
5 20 (7.66%) Consultant
6 16 (6.13%) Software Engineer
7 15 (5.75%) Junior
8 14 (5.36%) Senior Developer
8 14 (5.36%) C# Developer
8 14 (5.36%) Junior Architect
9 13 (4.98%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (4.21%) Senior Designer
10 11 (4.21%) Programmer
10 11 (4.21%) Project Manager
11 10 (3.83%) Software Developer
11 10 (3.83%) Service Analyst
11 10 (3.83%) Support Engineer
11 10 (3.83%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (54.79%) .NET
2 62 (23.75%) ASP.NET
3 48 (18.39%) WCF
4 42 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (13.03%) Castle Windsor
5 34 (13.03%) Spring.NET
6 25 (9.58%) Ninject
6 25 (9.58%) Unity DI Container
7 22 (8.43%) HTML
8 21 (8.05%) Middleware
9 18 (6.90%) .NET Framework
10 16 (6.13%) XML
11 13 (4.98%) CSS
12 12 (4.60%) AngularJS
13 10 (3.83%) jQuery
13 10 (3.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 9 (3.45%) Web Services
15 8 (3.07%) Ajax
16 7 (2.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (2.68%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 52 (19.92%) User Experience
2 25 (9.58%) Inversion of Control
3 21 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.36%) Social Media
5 11 (4.21%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.07%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.30%) PMI
7 6 (2.30%) Digital Media
7 6 (2.30%) Copywriting
8 5 (1.92%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.15%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.15%) Replication
10 2 (0.77%) Clustering
10 2 (0.77%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.38%) Blog
11 1 (0.38%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.38%) Telematics
11 1 (0.38%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 110 (42.15%) Windows
2 43 (16.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (11.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (7.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (4.21%) Linux
6 9 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.07%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.77%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.38%) UNIX
10 1 (0.38%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.99%) MVC
1 60 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (16.86%) CRM
3 36 (13.79%) Scrum
3 36 (13.79%) ITIL
3 36 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (13.03%) TDD
5 32 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (10.34%) Web Application Development
7 25 (9.58%) Kanban
7 25 (9.58%) Dependency Injection
8 21 (8.05%) Project Management
9 18 (6.90%) Software Engineering
10 14 (5.36%) E-Commerce
10 14 (5.36%) Unit Testing
11 12 (4.60%) PRINCE2
11 12 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (4.21%) Time Management
13 10 (3.83%) Project Planning
14 9 (3.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 91 (34.87%) C#
2 57 (21.84%) SQL
3 52 (19.92%) Java
4 26 (9.96%) JavaScript
5 20 (7.66%) T-SQL
6 19 (7.28%) PowerShell
7 11 (4.21%) VBA
8 8 (3.07%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.68%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.92%) C++
11 4 (1.53%) VC++
11 4 (1.53%) PHP
12 3 (1.15%) VB
13 2 (0.77%) C
14 1 (0.38%) PHP5
14 1 (0.38%) VBScript
14 1 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 23 (8.81%) Degree
2 15 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (2.30%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.92%) CCNA
5 4 (1.53%) MCSE
5 4 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.15%) CCA
6 3 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.77%) MCSA
7 2 (0.77%) MCDST
8 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.38%) CCENT
8 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) MCTS
8 1 (0.38%) HNC
8 1 (0.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.07%) QA
2 6 (2.30%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (9.96%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.07%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.68%) XenApp
5 6 (2.30%) vSphere
6 3 (1.15%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.77%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.77%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (4.98%) Puppet
1 13 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.07%) SCCM
3 4 (1.53%) SCOM
4 3 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 60 (22.99%) Oracle
2 51 (19.54%) Cisco
3 18 (6.90%) VMware
4 13 (4.98%) Citrix
5 10 (3.83%) Google
5 10 (3.83%) Twitter
6 6 (2.30%) Adobe
7 5 (1.92%) NetApp
8 3 (1.15%) Facebook
8 3 (1.15%) EMC
8 3 (1.15%) Sophos
8 3 (1.15%) Symantec
9 2 (0.77%) HP
9 2 (0.77%) Informatica
9 2 (0.77%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.77%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.38%) SAP
10 1 (0.38%) Dell
10 1 (0.38%) Sun
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
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Membership Solutions Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Orbit
Salary: From £21,970 to £24,411 per annum (depending on experience)
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Robert Walters
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
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Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
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Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Benefits
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