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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 29 37 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 17.16% 15.35% 20.97%
As % of the Vendors category 31.87% 41.11% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 49
Average salary £42,500 £26,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.37% -36.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £42,000 £47,000
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
91 90 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 53.85% 37.34% 47.98%
Number of salaries quoted 78 69 101
Average salary £42,500 £35,200 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.73% -16.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 19 (31.15%) .NET
2 19 (31.15%) C#
3 18 (29.51%) Linux
4 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
5 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
6 15 (24.59%) SQL
6 15 (24.59%) HTML
6 15 (24.59%) Cisco
6 15 (24.59%) Red Hat
6 15 (24.59%) Open Source
7 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
8 13 (21.31%) Perl
8 13 (21.31%) Internet
8 13 (21.31%) Bash Shell
8 13 (21.31%) Time Management
9 12 (19.67%) Windows
9 12 (19.67%) SharePoint
10 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
11 9 (14.75%) MVC
11 9 (14.75%) MS Office
11 9 (14.75%) CSS
12 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
12 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
13 7 (11.48%) DV Cleared
13 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
14 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (9.84%) ITIL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (19.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.84%) CMS
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
3 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.75%) MS Office
3 5 (8.20%) MS Project
3 5 (8.20%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) Internet
2 3 (4.92%) MPLS
2 3 (4.92%) SAN
3 2 (3.28%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (3.28%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.28%) NAS
3 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.28%) Firewall
4 1 (1.64%) OSPF
4 1 (1.64%) BGP
4 1 (1.64%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.64%) VRRP
4 1 (1.64%) Wireless
4 1 (1.64%) SSL
4 1 (1.64%) VPN
4 1 (1.64%) DNS
4 1 (1.64%) Broadband
4 1 (1.64%) LAN
4 1 (1.64%) WAN
4 1 (1.64%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.64%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (21.31%) Administrator
2 13 (21.31%) .NET Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 13 (21.31%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (18.03%) C# Developer
4 10 (16.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (14.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Tester
9 3 (4.92%) Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Systems Tester
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) .NET
2 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
3 15 (24.59%) HTML
4 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
5 9 (14.75%) CSS
6 5 (8.20%) jQuery
7 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (6.56%) WCF
7 4 (6.56%) XML
8 3 (4.92%) ADO.NET
8 3 (4.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.28%) JSON
9 2 (3.28%) Application Packaging
10 1 (1.64%) WinForms
10 1 (1.64%) XHTML
10 1 (1.64%) Web Services
10 1 (1.64%) COM
10 1 (1.64%) DAO
10 1 (1.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Open Source
2 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.64%) PMI
5 1 (1.64%) PKI
5 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Linux
2 12 (19.67%) Windows
3 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.28%) AIX
5 2 (3.28%) Solaris
5 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) Time Management
2 9 (14.75%) MVC
3 6 (9.84%) ITIL
4 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.56%) CRM
4 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.56%) Project Management
5 3 (4.92%) Information Security
5 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.92%) Business Analysis
5 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (4.92%) Performance Testing
5 3 (4.92%) System Testing
5 3 (4.92%) Cyber Security
6 2 (3.28%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.28%) UML
6 2 (3.28%) OOP
6 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) C#
2 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.59%) SQL
4 13 (21.31%) Perl
4 13 (21.31%) Bash Shell
5 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.20%) C
7 3 (4.92%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.28%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.28%) C++
9 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) DV Cleared
1 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.56%) MCP
4 2 (3.28%) Degree
4 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.64%) MCSE
5 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.64%) CCIE
5 1 (1.64%) CCNP
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) XenApp
3 2 (3.28%) vSphere
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) Postfix
4 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
1 2 (3.28%) OpenView
1 2 (3.28%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Cisco
1 15 (24.59%) Red Hat
2 4 (6.56%) Citrix
2 4 (6.56%) VMware
2 4 (6.56%) Symantec
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) IBM
4 2 (3.28%) BMC
4 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) Sybase
5 1 (1.64%) HP
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