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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 68 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 21.79% 11.88% 17.45%
As % of the Vendors category 43.59% 26.57% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 61 37 23
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,600 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
156 143 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 50.00% 44.69% 52.35%
Number of salaries quoted 143 124 68
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,450 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 76 (81.72%) Windows
2 48 (51.61%) Security Cleared
3 45 (48.39%) MS Excel
4 38 (40.86%) Windows 7
5 37 (39.78%) DV Cleared
6 34 (36.56%) SC Cleared
7 33 (35.48%) MS Office
8 32 (34.41%) VMware
9 30 (32.26%) MS Exchange
9 30 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (31.18%) Windows Server
11 25 (26.88%) SCCM
11 25 (26.88%) Active Directory
12 24 (25.81%) ITIL
13 18 (19.35%) Linux
14 15 (16.13%) SQL
14 15 (16.13%) Hyper-V
14 15 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
15 14 (15.05%) SharePoint
15 14 (15.05%) Service Delivery
16 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (12.90%) SCOM
16 12 (12.90%) Network Security
17 11 (11.83%) Test Scripting
17 11 (11.83%) DevOps
18 10 (10.75%) PowerShell
18 10 (10.75%) Citrix
18 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Certification

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 30 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 15 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (15.05%) SharePoint
4 9 (9.68%) Skype for Business
5 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (5.38%) JBoss
7 5 (5.38%) Tomcat
8 3 (3.23%) IIS
9 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.08%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 45 (48.39%) MS Excel
2 33 (35.48%) MS Office
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Office 365
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.08%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.08%) PaaS
4 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.90%) Network Security
2 10 (10.75%) DNS
3 9 (9.68%) DHCP
3 9 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.60%) SAN
4 8 (8.60%) VPN
5 7 (7.53%) Firewall
5 7 (7.53%) LAN
5 7 (7.53%) SMTP
6 6 (6.45%) HTTP
6 6 (6.45%) NNTP
6 6 (6.45%) X.400
6 6 (6.45%) X.500
7 5 (5.38%) WAN
8 3 (3.23%) FTP
8 3 (3.23%) NAS
9 2 (2.15%) Internet
9 2 (2.15%) VoIP
10 1 (1.08%) MPLS
10 1 (1.08%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) MySQL
3 2 (2.15%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (2.15%) Big Data
3 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) JIRA
2 2 (2.15%) TestDirector
2 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.23%) Military
2 1 (1.08%) Advertising
2 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (32.26%) Analyst
2 23 (24.73%) Desktop Support
3 20 (21.51%) Support Analyst
4 18 (19.35%) Desktop Analyst
4 18 (19.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 18 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (11.83%) Windows Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Support Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Test Analyst
6 10 (10.75%) Tester
7 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) VMware Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 7 (7.53%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (7.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
10 5 (5.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 4 (4.30%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.53%) XML
2 2 (2.15%) ELK Stack
2 2 (2.15%) Kafka
3 1 (1.08%) .NET
3 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.08%) HTML
3 1 (1.08%) jQuery
3 1 (1.08%) JSON
3 1 (1.08%) REST
3 1 (1.08%) SOAP
3 1 (1.08%) Spring
3 1 (1.08%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) iPad
2 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.30%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.23%) Celerra
3 3 (3.23%) CLARiiON
3 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.23%) EMC VNX
3 3 (3.23%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.23%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.23%) Wiki
4 2 (2.15%) Cybercrime
4 2 (2.15%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.15%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.15%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 76 (81.72%) Windows
2 38 (40.86%) Windows 7
3 29 (31.18%) Windows Server
3 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (19.35%) Linux
5 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.45%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.30%) Unix
8 3 (3.23%) Android
8 3 (3.23%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (3.23%) Debian
8 3 (3.23%) Solaris
8 3 (3.23%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.15%) CentOS
9 2 (2.15%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.81%) ITIL
2 14 (15.05%) Service Delivery
3 11 (11.83%) DevOps
3 11 (11.83%) Test Scripting
4 9 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.45%) Change Management
5 6 (6.45%) OO
5 6 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 6 (6.45%) Service Management
6 5 (5.38%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (5.38%) Project Management
7 4 (4.30%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.30%) Validation
8 3 (3.23%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.23%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (3.23%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.23%) Scrum
8 3 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.13%) SQL
2 10 (10.75%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.23%) Java
4 3 (3.23%) Python
5 2 (2.15%) C
5 2 (2.15%) C++
5 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.08%) C#
6 1 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (51.61%) Security Cleared
2 37 (39.78%) DV Cleared
3 34 (36.56%) SC Cleared
4 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (9.68%) MCSE
6 8 (8.60%) ISEB
6 8 (8.60%) ISTQB
7 6 (6.45%) VCP6
7 6 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (5.38%) Degree
9 1 (1.08%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.08%) CCNP
9 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 30 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (26.88%) Active Directory
3 15 (16.13%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.68%) vSphere
5 6 (6.45%) XenApp
6 4 (4.30%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (3.23%) NFS
7 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.15%) Apache Flume
8 2 (2.15%) Firmware
8 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.08%) Docker
9 1 (1.08%) Dovecot
9 1 (1.08%) Postfix
9 1 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (26.88%) SCCM
2 12 (12.90%) SCOM
3 3 (3.23%) AirWatch
3 3 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (3.23%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.23%) SCOrch
3 3 (3.23%) SnapMirror
3 3 (3.23%) SnapVault
3 3 (3.23%) WSUS
4 2 (2.15%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.15%) Kibana
4 2 (2.15%) logstash
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (34.41%) VMware
2 10 (10.75%) Citrix
3 9 (9.68%) HP
4 7 (7.53%) Cisco
5 5 (5.38%) Dell
5 5 (5.38%) EMC
5 5 (5.38%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.23%) 3PAR
6 3 (3.23%) Brocade
6 3 (3.23%) CommVault
6 3 (3.23%) Isilon
6 3 (3.23%) Meru Networks
6 3 (3.23%) NetApp
7 2 (2.15%) Hortonworks
7 2 (2.15%) Intel
7 2 (2.15%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle
8 1 (1.08%) Juniper
8 1 (1.08%) Symantec
8 1 (1.08%) Tripwire
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