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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 15 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 29 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 11.89% 20.35% 18.25%
As % of the Vendors category 22.31% 51.47% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 36
Average salary £34,875 £31,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -24.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £24,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £66,000 £46,472
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
130 68 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 53.28% 39.53% 57.03%
Number of salaries quoted 105 63 114
Average salary £35,125 £33,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.85% -14.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,001 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 23 (34.85%) .NET
2 20 (30.30%) C#
3 18 (27.27%) SQL
3 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 18 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 17 (25.76%) Linux
4 17 (25.76%) Cisco
5 15 (22.73%) Windows
5 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
5 15 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 15 (22.73%) Open Source
6 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 14 (21.21%) Internet
7 13 (19.70%) Perl
7 13 (19.70%) Bash Shell
7 13 (19.70%) Time Management
8 11 (16.67%) HTML
8 11 (16.67%) MS Office
8 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
10 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (13.64%) CSS
10 9 (13.64%) VB.NET
11 8 (12.12%) MVC
11 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (10.61%) DV Cleared
12 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
12 7 (10.61%) CMS
12 7 (10.61%) ITIL
12 7 (10.61%) MS Project

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.61%) CMS
3 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.58%) IIS
4 3 (4.55%) Apache
4 3 (4.55%) DNN
4 3 (4.55%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.55%) Kentico
4 3 (4.55%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.52%) Lync
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.67%) MS Office
3 7 (10.61%) MS Project
3 7 (10.61%) MS Visio
4 5 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) Internet
2 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.03%) DNS
3 2 (3.03%) SMTP
3 2 (3.03%) Firewall
3 2 (3.03%) MPLS
3 2 (3.03%) SNMP
4 1 (1.52%) OSPF
4 1 (1.52%) BGP
4 1 (1.52%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.52%) VRRP
4 1 (1.52%) Wireless
4 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.52%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (1.52%) VLAN
4 1 (1.52%) Network Security
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.52%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.52%) Subversion
2 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (19.70%) Administrator
2 13 (19.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 13 (19.70%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (15.15%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.15%) C# Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Tester
8 3 (4.55%) Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.55%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) .NET
2 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 11 (16.67%) HTML
4 9 (13.64%) CSS
5 5 (7.58%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.03%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.03%) WCF
6 2 (3.03%) WPF
6 2 (3.03%) Silverlight
6 2 (3.03%) jQuery
6 2 (3.03%) Ajax
6 2 (3.03%) COM
7 1 (1.52%) Web Services
7 1 (1.52%) XML
7 1 (1.52%) XHTML
7 1 (1.52%) WinForms
7 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Open Source
2 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.52%) PMI
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) PKI
5 1 (1.52%) iPhone
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Linux
2 15 (22.73%) Windows
3 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.03%) CentOS
6 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) Time Management
2 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (12.12%) MVC
3 7 (10.61%) ITIL
4 5 (7.58%) CRM
5 4 (6.06%) Project Management
5 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.55%) Web Development
6 3 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Performance Testing
6 3 (4.55%) System Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Service Management
6 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.55%) Cyber Security
7 2 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) C#
2 18 (27.27%) SQL
3 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 13 (19.70%) Perl
4 13 (19.70%) Bash Shell
5 9 (13.64%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.55%) C
8 2 (3.03%) PHP
8 2 (3.03%) Java
9 1 (1.52%) Python
9 1 (1.52%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) DV Cleared
1 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.06%) MCP
4 2 (3.03%) MCSE
4 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.52%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.52%) CCIE
5 1 (1.52%) CCNP
5 1 (1.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.06%) XenApp
2 4 (6.06%) vSphere
3 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.03%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.52%) Postfix
5 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) Cisco
2 15 (22.73%) Red Hat
3 6 (9.09%) Citrix
3 6 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (4.55%) Symantec
5 2 (3.03%) Metastorm
5 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.52%) F5
6 1 (1.52%) Apple
6 1 (1.52%) Avaya
6 1 (1.52%) Juniper
6 1 (1.52%) HP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis IT
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago