The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 41 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 14.29% 53.95% 23.53%
As % of the Vendors category 22.73% 82.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 38 3
Median salary £28,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £51,500 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Dudley region.

Vendors Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22 50 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 62.86% 65.79% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 21 46 6
Median salary £28,000 £35,509 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.14% +18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

The demand trend of job ads across the Dudley region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Dudley

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Dudley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Dudley region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Dudley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Dudley region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
1 5 (38.46%) Dell
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) MFC
3 3 (23.08%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (23.08%) ATL
3 3 (23.08%) COM
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) ADSL
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) Internet
3 3 (23.08%) MPLS
3 3 (23.08%) SLA
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
3 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (23.08%) Mitel
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) VLAN
3 3 (23.08%) Draytek

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) G Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) ADSL
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) MPLS
1 3 (23.08%) VLAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
1 3 (23.08%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Graduate
2 2 (15.38%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) CRM Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) ATL
2 3 (23.08%) COM
2 3 (23.08%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Change Control
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (15.38%) ITSM
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Google Apps Script
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) AirWatch
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
1 5 (38.46%) Dell
2 3 (23.08%) Draytek
2 3 (23.08%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) Mitel
2 3 (23.08%) Panasonic
3 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
3 2 (15.38%) Google
3 2 (15.38%) Huawei
3 2 (15.38%) Meraki
3 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
4 1 (7.69%) Bomgar
4 1 (7.69%) BT
4 1 (7.69%) NEC
4 1 (7.69%) VMware