The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 51 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 20.48% 16.67% 29.95%
As % of the Vendors category 36.96% 35.77% 54.90%
Number of salaries quoted 47 43 36
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £25,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 Gloucester region.

Vendors Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
138 123 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 55.42% 46.59% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 107 114 76
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Gloucester

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 53 (70.67%) Windows
2 40 (53.33%) MS Excel
3 31 (41.33%) Security Cleared
4 28 (37.33%) Windows 7
4 28 (37.33%) MS Office
5 27 (36.00%) Windows Server
6 24 (32.00%) MS Exchange
6 24 (32.00%) SCCM
7 22 (29.33%) SC Cleared
7 22 (29.33%) VMware
8 21 (28.00%) Active Directory
8 21 (28.00%) DV Cleared
8 21 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (24.00%) Linux
12 15 (20.00%) Cisco
12 15 (20.00%) Network Security
13 13 (17.33%) LAN
13 13 (17.33%) ITIL
14 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
14 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
15 11 (14.67%) TCP/IP
15 11 (14.67%) SQL
15 11 (14.67%) Service Delivery
15 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (14.67%) SCOM
16 10 (13.33%) Firewall
16 10 (13.33%) Dell
16 10 (13.33%) SAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 24 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 9 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.33%) JBoss
4 7 (9.33%) Skype for Business
4 7 (9.33%) Tomcat
5 6 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (8.00%) IIS
6 4 (5.33%) Apache
7 3 (4.00%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.33%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 40 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 28 (37.33%) MS Office
3 6 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.33%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.00%) Network Security
2 13 (17.33%) LAN
3 11 (14.67%) TCP/IP
4 10 (13.33%) Firewall
4 10 (13.33%) SAN
5 8 (10.67%) DNS
5 8 (10.67%) WAN
6 7 (9.33%) DHCP
6 7 (9.33%) VPN
7 3 (4.00%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (2.67%) HTTP
8 2 (2.67%) SMTP
8 2 (2.67%) SSL
8 2 (2.67%) VoIP
9 1 (1.33%) FTP
9 1 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.33%) NAS
9 1 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.33%) VLAN
9 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) Hadoop
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.00%) Apache Accumulo
3 6 (8.00%) Big Data
4 5 (6.67%) MySQL
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) JIRA
1 1 (1.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.00%) Games
1 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Billing
3 1 (1.33%) Electronics
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) Analyst
2 14 (18.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (18.67%) Support Analyst
3 13 (17.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 13 (17.33%) Desktop Support
3 13 (17.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Test Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Tester
5 7 (9.33%) VMware Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Network Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.00%) HTML
2 8 (10.67%) .NET
3 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.00%) ELK Stack
3 6 (8.00%) Kafka
4 5 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.00%) CSS
5 3 (4.00%) HTML5
5 3 (4.00%) jQuery
6 2 (2.67%) EJB
6 2 (2.67%) Java EE
6 2 (2.67%) JDBC
6 2 (2.67%) JSF
6 2 (2.67%) JSP
6 2 (2.67%) ODBC
6 2 (2.67%) SOAP
6 2 (2.67%) Spring
6 2 (2.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.00%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (8.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) iPad
4 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.67%) Verilog
5 2 (2.67%) VHDL
6 1 (1.33%) Celerra
6 1 (1.33%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.33%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.33%) Handset
6 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (70.67%) Windows
2 28 (37.33%) Windows 7
3 27 (36.00%) Windows Server
4 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (24.00%) Linux
7 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (8.00%) CentOS
9 5 (6.67%) Ubuntu
10 3 (4.00%) Debian
11 2 (2.67%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.33%) Android
12 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.33%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (1.33%) Solaris
12 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) ITIL
2 11 (14.67%) Service Delivery
3 8 (10.67%) OO
3 8 (10.67%) Test Scripting
4 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (9.33%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (8.00%) Data Acquisition
5 6 (8.00%) DevOps
5 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
5 6 (8.00%) Security Operations
6 5 (6.67%) Service Management
7 4 (5.33%) Change Management
7 4 (5.33%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.33%) Scrum
8 3 (4.00%) Change Control
8 3 (4.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.00%) ITSM
8 3 (4.00%) Microservices
8 3 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.67%) SQL
2 8 (10.67%) C#
2 8 (10.67%) Java
3 7 (9.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.33%) Python
5 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.00%) PHP
6 2 (2.67%) C++
6 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.67%) R
7 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (41.33%) Security Cleared
2 22 (29.33%) SC Cleared
3 21 (28.00%) DV Cleared
4 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (8.00%) ISEB
5 6 (8.00%) ISTQB
5 6 (8.00%) MCSE
6 5 (6.67%) VCP6
6 5 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.33%) Degree
8 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) SLA
2 4 (5.33%) QA
System Software
1 21 (28.00%) Active Directory
1 21 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (12.00%) vSphere
4 6 (8.00%) Apache Flume
4 6 (8.00%) Firmware
5 4 (5.33%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.33%) XenApp
6 3 (4.00%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.33%) Docker
8 1 (1.33%) Dovecot
8 1 (1.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.33%) NFS
8 1 (1.33%) Postfix
8 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (32.00%) SCCM
2 11 (14.67%) SCOM
3 6 (8.00%) FortiGate
3 6 (8.00%) Kibana
3 6 (8.00%) logstash
4 3 (4.00%) AirWatch
4 3 (4.00%) WSUS
5 1 (1.33%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.33%) Puppet
5 1 (1.33%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.33%) SnapMirror
5 1 (1.33%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) VMware
2 15 (20.00%) Cisco
3 10 (13.33%) Dell
4 9 (12.00%) HP
4 9 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (10.67%) Citrix
6 7 (9.33%) EMC
7 6 (8.00%) Hortonworks
7 6 (8.00%) Intel
8 3 (4.00%) CommVault
8 3 (4.00%) Meru Networks
9 2 (2.67%) Oracle
10 1 (1.33%) Adobe
10 1 (1.33%) IBM
10 1 (1.33%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.33%) Juniper
10 1 (1.33%) Lotus
10 1 (1.33%) NetApp
10 1 (1.33%) Remedy
10 1 (1.33%) SAP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
CGI IT UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: up to £45K depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago