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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 10 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 44 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 15.33% 25.49% 14.50%
As % of the Vendors category 33.59% 43.82% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43 29 18
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £25,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
131 89 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 45.64% 58.17% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 115 74 61
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,800 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 44 (51.76%) Windows
2 32 (37.65%) SQL
3 31 (36.47%) SQL Server
4 30 (35.29%) SharePoint
5 29 (34.12%) Active Directory
6 28 (32.94%) VMware
7 27 (31.76%) .NET
8 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (28.24%) MS Office
9 24 (28.24%) MS Exchange
10 23 (27.06%) MS Excel
10 23 (27.06%) C#
11 22 (25.88%) HTML
11 22 (25.88%) Change Control
12 21 (24.71%) JavaScript
12 21 (24.71%) CSS
13 18 (21.18%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (21.18%) SCCM
14 16 (18.82%) HTML5
14 16 (18.82%) ITIL
14 16 (18.82%) CRM
14 16 (18.82%) DNS
14 16 (18.82%) Dynamics CRM
14 16 (18.82%) .NET Framework
15 15 (17.65%) CMS
15 15 (17.65%) vSphere
15 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (16.47%) CSS3
16 14 (16.47%) Test Management
16 14 (16.47%) Continuous Integration

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 30 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 24 (28.24%) MS Exchange
3 15 (17.65%) CMS
4 10 (11.76%) Lync
5 9 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (9.41%) IIS
7 6 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (7.06%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (3.53%) ArcGIS
9 3 (3.53%) SAS
10 2 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.35%) Apache
10 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 24 (28.24%) MS Office
2 23 (27.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (18.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.12%) Office 365
2 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.88%) SaaS
3 3 (3.53%) PaaS
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.35%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.82%) DNS
2 13 (15.29%) SAN
3 11 (12.94%) DHCP
4 9 (10.59%) Internet
5 8 (9.41%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.24%) Firewall
7 6 (7.06%) NAS
8 5 (5.88%) VPN
9 4 (4.71%) SSL
9 4 (4.71%) VoIP
9 4 (4.71%) WAN
10 3 (3.53%) SMTP
10 3 (3.53%) Wireless
10 3 (3.53%) MPLS
10 3 (3.53%) Network Security
10 3 (3.53%) LAN
11 2 (2.35%) VLAN
11 2 (2.35%) Unified Communications
11 2 (2.35%) SNMP
12 1 (1.18%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.18%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.18%) Subversion
2 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.18%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (28.24%) Developer
2 20 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 12 (14.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) Analyst
5 7 (8.24%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.71%) Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) Operations Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Network Administrator
9 3 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.76%) .NET
2 22 (25.88%) HTML
3 21 (24.71%) CSS
4 16 (18.82%) .NET Framework
4 16 (18.82%) HTML5
5 14 (16.47%) CSS3
6 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.53%) WCF
8 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.35%) J2EE
8 2 (2.35%) Web Services
8 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.18%) Ajax
9 1 (1.18%) ODBC
9 1 (1.18%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Clustering
2 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.53%) GIS
3 3 (3.53%) FMCG
4 2 (2.35%) iPhone
4 2 (2.35%) iPad
4 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.35%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (51.76%) Windows
2 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (12.94%) Linux
6 10 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.71%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.35%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.35%) Android
8 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.35%) CentOS
8 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) Change Control
2 16 (18.82%) ITIL
2 16 (18.82%) CRM
3 14 (16.47%) Test Management
3 14 (16.47%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (16.47%) System Testing
4 8 (9.41%) Project Management
5 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2
5 7 (8.24%) Change Management
6 6 (7.06%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.71%) OOP
8 4 (4.71%) Service Management
8 4 (4.71%) Time Management
8 4 (4.71%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.53%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (3.53%) Line Management
9 3 (3.53%) Migration
9 3 (3.53%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.53%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.65%) SQL
2 23 (27.06%) C#
3 21 (24.71%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.41%) VB.NET
5 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.71%) C++
6 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.53%) VB
7 3 (3.53%) PHP
7 3 (3.53%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.35%) C
8 2 (2.35%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.35%) Embedded C++
8 2 (2.35%) Java
9 1 (1.18%) Perl
9 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.24%) DV Cleared
3 6 (7.06%) Degree
4 5 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.35%) MCP
5 2 (2.35%) MCSE
6 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) SLA
2 4 (4.71%) QA
3 2 (2.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (34.12%) Active Directory
2 18 (21.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (17.65%) vSphere
4 12 (14.12%) Hyper-V
4 12 (14.12%) VMware ESX
5 7 (8.24%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.53%) XenApp
6 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.35%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.18%) XenServer
8 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (21.18%) SCCM
2 7 (8.24%) SCOM
3 4 (4.71%) WSUS
4 3 (3.53%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.35%) ARCserve
5 2 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.35%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.18%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 28 (32.94%) VMware
2 14 (16.47%) Kofax
3 13 (15.29%) Citrix
4 9 (10.59%) Cisco
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle
5 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.53%) Symantec
6 3 (3.53%) Remedy
6 3 (3.53%) ESRI
6 3 (3.53%) Avaya
7 2 (2.35%) HP
7 2 (2.35%) BT
7 2 (2.35%) Metastorm
7 2 (2.35%) Google
7 2 (2.35%) Facebook
7 2 (2.35%) Twitter
8 1 (1.18%) IronPort
8 1 (1.18%) Veeam
8 1 (1.18%) RedPrairie
8 1 (1.18%) 3PAR
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