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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 129 52 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.67% 10.02% 21.68%
As % of the Vendors category 34.68% 22.51% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 117 39 121
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £20,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,500 £60,000
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
372 231 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 53.84% 44.51% 47.78%
Number of salaries quoted 297 158 274
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 February 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Coventry

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 121 (42.46%) .NET
2 118 (41.40%) SQL Server
3 111 (38.95%) MS Excel
4 98 (34.39%) C#
5 93 (32.63%) Windows
6 84 (29.47%) ASP.NET
7 73 (25.61%) MVC
8 64 (22.46%) CSS
8 64 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (21.05%) HTML
10 58 (20.35%) JavaScript
11 55 (19.30%) SQL
12 54 (18.95%) .NET Framework
12 54 (18.95%) WCF
13 49 (17.19%) Ajax
14 47 (16.49%) Cisco
15 46 (16.14%) jQuery
16 44 (15.44%) SharePoint
17 43 (15.09%) ITIL
18 42 (14.74%) MS Office
19 37 (12.98%) VB.NET
19 37 (12.98%) Scrum
19 37 (12.98%) ASP.NET MVC
19 37 (12.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 36 (12.63%) Visual Studio
21 34 (11.93%) XML
21 34 (11.93%) Team Foundation Server
22 32 (11.23%) Oracle
23 31 (10.88%) Active Directory
23 31 (10.88%) Continuous Integration

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 44 (15.44%) SharePoint
2 30 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 22 (7.72%) IIS
4 20 (7.02%) JBoss
5 15 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (4.91%) Lync
7 11 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.75%) SAS
10 3 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.70%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.35%) Apache
12 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.35%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.35%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.35%) CMS
Applications
1 111 (38.95%) MS Excel
2 42 (14.74%) MS Office
3 13 (4.56%) MS Visio
4 12 (4.21%) MS Project
5 9 (3.16%) Photoshop
5 9 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (2.81%) Fireworks
6 8 (2.81%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (4.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.35%) SAP xRPM
2 1 (0.35%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.11%) SaaS
2 6 (2.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.96%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (4.56%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.21%) DNS
3 12 (4.21%) SAN
3 12 (4.21%) Internet
4 10 (3.51%) HTTP
5 9 (3.16%) LAN
5 9 (3.16%) WAN
6 7 (2.46%) DHCP
7 6 (2.11%) Firewall
8 5 (1.75%) FTP
8 5 (1.75%) SMTP
9 4 (1.40%) VoIP
9 4 (1.40%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.05%) NAS
10 3 (1.05%) VLAN
10 3 (1.05%) PABX
10 3 (1.05%) GSM
10 3 (1.05%) UMTS
11 2 (0.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (41.40%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (4.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (3.16%) MySQL
6 9 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.11%) SQLite
9 5 (1.75%) OLAP
10 4 (1.40%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.40%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 4 (1.40%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 4 (1.40%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.40%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.40%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (12.63%) Visual Studio
2 34 (11.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (8.77%) NUnit
4 24 (8.42%) MSTest
4 24 (8.42%) Rhino Mocks
4 24 (8.42%) Moq
5 16 (5.61%) Subversion
6 7 (2.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.35%) Selenium
7 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.35%) MSI
7 1 (0.35%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.35%) Bugzilla
General
1 26 (9.12%) Finance
2 13 (4.56%) Retail
3 11 (3.86%) Marketing
4 9 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.11%) Advertising
6 4 (1.40%) Banking
7 3 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.70%) Local Government
8 2 (0.70%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.35%) Finnish Language
9 1 (0.35%) French Language
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 92 (32.28%) Developer
2 51 (17.89%) Analyst
2 51 (17.89%) .NET Developer
3 25 (8.77%) Software Developer
4 22 (7.72%) Designer
5 21 (7.37%) Technical Designer
6 19 (6.67%) Consultant
7 17 (5.96%) Senior Developer
8 16 (5.61%) Support Engineer
9 15 (5.26%) Project Manager
10 14 (4.91%) Support Analyst
11 13 (4.56%) Service Analyst
12 11 (3.86%) Administrator
12 11 (3.86%) Service Desk Analyst
12 11 (3.86%) Business Analyst
13 10 (3.51%) Team Leader
13 10 (3.51%) Senior Designer
14 9 (3.16%) Applications Support
14 9 (3.16%) 3rd Line Support
14 9 (3.16%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (42.46%) .NET
2 84 (29.47%) ASP.NET
3 64 (22.46%) CSS
4 60 (21.05%) HTML
5 54 (18.95%) .NET Framework
5 54 (18.95%) WCF
6 49 (17.19%) Ajax
7 46 (16.14%) jQuery
8 37 (12.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (12.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 34 (11.93%) XML
10 25 (8.77%) Web Services
10 25 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 24 (8.42%) Unity DI Container
11 24 (8.42%) Castle Windsor
11 24 (8.42%) Ninject
11 24 (8.42%) Spring.NET
12 20 (7.02%) KnockoutJS
12 20 (7.02%) AngularJS
13 19 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.12%) User Experience
2 25 (8.77%) Inversion of Control
3 21 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.81%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.46%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.75%) PMI
7 4 (1.40%) Clustering
7 4 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.40%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.05%) Social Media
9 2 (0.70%) Replication
10 1 (0.35%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.35%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.35%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.35%) CCTV
10 1 (0.35%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.35%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 93 (32.63%) Windows
2 28 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (5.61%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (3.51%) Linux
6 10 (3.51%) Windows 8
7 6 (2.11%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.05%) Android
9 2 (0.70%) UNIX
9 2 (0.70%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.35%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (25.61%) MVC
2 64 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (15.09%) ITIL
4 37 (12.98%) Scrum
5 31 (10.88%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (9.47%) TDD
7 26 (9.12%) Project Management
8 25 (8.77%) Kanban
8 25 (8.77%) Dependency Injection
8 25 (8.77%) Web Application Development
9 23 (8.07%) Web Development
10 22 (7.72%) CRM
11 20 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (5.26%) PRINCE2
13 14 (4.91%) Change Management
14 12 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (4.21%) Line Management
15 11 (3.86%) Risk Management
15 11 (3.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 98 (34.39%) C#
2 58 (20.35%) JavaScript
3 55 (19.30%) SQL
4 37 (12.98%) VB.NET
5 25 (8.77%) Java
6 19 (6.67%) XAML
7 13 (4.56%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.46%) PHP
9 6 (2.11%) VC++
9 6 (2.11%) C++
10 4 (1.40%) VBA
11 3 (1.05%) PHP5
11 3 (1.05%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.35%) ABAP
13 1 (0.35%) C
13 1 (0.35%) VBScript
13 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (9.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (7.02%) Degree
3 15 (5.26%) MCSE
4 12 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.16%) CCNA
7 8 (2.81%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.75%) MCSA
8 5 (1.75%) MCP
8 5 (1.75%) HND
8 5 (1.75%) VCP4
9 4 (1.40%) MCITP
10 3 (1.05%) PMP
10 3 (1.05%) HNC
11 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.70%) MCDST
11 2 (0.70%) CCENT
11 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.32%) SLA
2 6 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 4 (1.40%) QA
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (10.88%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.96%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.56%) XenApp
5 8 (2.81%) vSphere
6 7 (2.46%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.35%) IAG
9 1 (0.35%) UAG
9 1 (0.35%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 10 (3.51%) NetBackup
2 9 (3.16%) Backup Exec
3 7 (2.46%) SCCM
3 7 (2.46%) SCDPM
4 6 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (2.11%) SCOM
5 4 (1.40%) WSUS
6 2 (0.70%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.70%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.35%) Cacti
7 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 47 (16.49%) Cisco
2 32 (11.23%) Oracle
3 30 (10.53%) VMware
4 27 (9.47%) Citrix
5 26 (9.12%) HP
6 22 (7.72%) Twitter
7 14 (4.91%) NetApp
8 11 (3.86%) Symantec
9 8 (2.81%) Adobe
10 7 (2.46%) IBM
11 4 (1.40%) EMC
12 3 (1.05%) SolarWinds
13 2 (0.70%) Kaseya
13 2 (0.70%) Google
13 2 (0.70%) WatchGuard
13 2 (0.70%) Veeam
13 2 (0.70%) SAP
13 2 (0.70%) Lotus
13 2 (0.70%) Apple
13 2 (0.70%) Dell
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £300 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
QA Limited
Salary: £288.38 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Bonus + Other benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Camping and Caravanning Club
Salary: £19,000 - £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 31 days holday + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + career, benefits, bonuses,
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 24 days ago