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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 25.00% 21.43% 22.58%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 100.00% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 7
Average salary £40,000 £25,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.33% -16.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £30,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
9 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 37.50% 21.43% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 15
Average salary £40,000 £25,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.33% -26.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Dudley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Dudley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 11 (61.11%) Windows
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Citrix
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) SLA
4 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 7 (38.89%) NetApp
5 7 (38.89%) MCSE
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (38.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 3 (16.67%) SAN
7 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
7 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 3 (16.67%) XenApp
8 2 (11.11%) XenServer
8 2 (11.11%) NAS
8 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 2 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
8 2 (11.11%) .NET
8 2 (11.11%) VPN
9 1 (5.56%) Pegasus
9 1 (5.56%) Pegasus Opera
9 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (5.56%) Project Management
9 1 (5.56%) IIS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Pegasus Opera
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 2 (11.11%) NAS
2 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) FoxPro Developer
5 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Accounts Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Data Entry
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) ERP
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) MCSE
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) XenApp
4 2 (11.11%) XenServer
5 1 (5.56%) vSphere
5 1 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Citrix
3 7 (38.89%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) Pegasus
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Pertemps - Dudley Commercial
Salary: 20k to 25k per year GBP
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