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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 6 23 8
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 69 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 20.41% 9.09% 16.18%
As % of the Vendors category 41.07% 22.06% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 66 12 18
Median salary £35,000 £39,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% -12.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,150 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £50,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
168 68 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 49.70% 41.21% 51.45%
Number of salaries quoted 160 54 74
Median salary £41,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

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 23 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 103 (79.84%) Windows
2 71 (55.04%) Security Cleared
3 66 (51.16%) DV Cleared
4 53 (41.09%) ITIL
5 47 (36.43%) MS Office
6 44 (34.11%) MS Excel
7 43 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 41 (31.78%) MS Exchange
8 41 (31.78%) Infrastructure Management
9 39 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 37 (28.68%) Active Directory
11 36 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 30 (23.26%) JavaScript
12 30 (23.26%) Windows 7
13 29 (22.48%) Exchange Server 2013
14 28 (21.71%) SCCM
15 26 (20.16%) Service Delivery
16 25 (19.38%) VMware
16 25 (19.38%) Exchange Server 2010
16 25 (19.38%) PowerShell
17 24 (18.60%) XML
18 22 (17.05%) SMTP
18 22 (17.05%) Service Management
18 22 (17.05%) NNTP
18 22 (17.05%) X.400
18 22 (17.05%) X.500
18 22 (17.05%) SC Cleared
18 22 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2007
19 21 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
19 21 (16.28%) SLA

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 41 (31.78%) MS Exchange
2 29 (22.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (19.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.88%) IIS
5 5 (3.88%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.33%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.55%) JBoss
7 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 47 (36.43%) MS Office
2 44 (34.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.55%) Office 365
4 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.05%) NNTP
1 22 (17.05%) SMTP
1 22 (17.05%) X.400
1 22 (17.05%) X.500
2 9 (6.98%) Network Security
3 8 (6.20%) DHCP
4 7 (5.43%) Firewall
5 6 (4.65%) SAN
5 6 (4.65%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.88%) DNS
6 5 (3.88%) Wireless
7 4 (3.10%) HTTP
8 3 (2.33%) LAN
8 3 (2.33%) VPN
8 3 (2.33%) WAN
9 2 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.55%) FTP
9 2 (1.55%) Internet
9 2 (1.55%) NAS
10 1 (0.78%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Selenium
1 5 (3.88%) SpecFlow
1 5 (3.88%) WebDriver
2 3 (2.33%) JIRA
2 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.55%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.55%) WiX
4 1 (0.78%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (2.33%) Finance
1 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.55%) Advertising
2 2 (1.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (27.13%) Support Engineer
2 29 (22.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 27 (20.93%) Desktop Support
4 25 (19.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (12.40%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 16 (12.40%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 16 (12.40%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 16 (12.40%) Analyst
6 10 (7.75%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) Desktop Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) Tester
8 8 (6.20%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Developer
9 5 (3.88%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.10%) Automation Tester
11 3 (2.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.60%) XML
2 7 (5.43%) .NET
3 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.33%) jQuery
4 2 (1.55%) CSS
4 2 (1.55%) HTML
4 2 (1.55%) JSON
4 2 (1.55%) REST
4 2 (1.55%) Spring
4 2 (1.55%) Spring MVC
4 2 (1.55%) Web Services
5 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.20%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.65%) Cybercrime
2 6 (4.65%) Device Driver
3 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.10%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.33%) Clustering
6 2 (1.55%) Celerra
6 2 (1.55%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.55%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.55%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.55%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.55%) Wiki
7 1 (0.78%) iPad
7 1 (0.78%) IVR
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 103 (79.84%) Windows
2 43 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 39 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (23.26%) Windows 7
6 12 (9.30%) Linux
7 9 (6.98%) Unix
8 7 (5.43%) Android
9 6 (4.65%) Mac OS X
9 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.33%) Solaris
11 2 (1.55%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (1.55%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.09%) ITIL
2 41 (31.78%) Infrastructure Management
3 26 (20.16%) Service Delivery
4 22 (17.05%) Service Management
5 18 (13.95%) Problem Management
6 17 (13.18%) ITIL V3
7 12 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (6.98%) DevOps
9 8 (6.20%) Project Management
9 8 (6.20%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.65%) Information Security
11 4 (3.10%) Coaching
11 4 (3.10%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (3.10%) SDLC
11 4 (3.10%) Test Scripting
12 3 (2.33%) Change Management
12 3 (2.33%) Data Protection
12 3 (2.33%) MVC
12 3 (2.33%) Validation
13 2 (1.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.26%) JavaScript
2 25 (19.38%) PowerShell
3 12 (9.30%) C#
3 12 (9.30%) SQL
4 7 (5.43%) Python
5 6 (4.65%) C
5 6 (4.65%) C++
6 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.78%) Java
7 1 (0.78%) Perl
7 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (55.04%) Security Cleared
2 66 (51.16%) DV Cleared
3 22 (17.05%) SC Cleared
4 8 (6.20%) Degree
5 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.33%) ISEB
6 3 (2.33%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.33%) MCSE
7 2 (1.55%) CCNP
7 2 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.78%) CCNA
8 1 (0.78%) MCITP
8 1 (0.78%) MCTS
8 1 (0.78%) VCP6
8 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.28%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 37 (28.68%) Active Directory
2 21 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (13.18%) Virtual Desktop
4 15 (11.63%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.33%) vSphere
6 2 (1.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (1.55%) NFS
6 2 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.55%) XenApp
7 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (21.71%) SCCM
2 4 (3.10%) SCOM
2 4 (3.10%) WSUS
3 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.55%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.55%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.55%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.55%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.55%) SnapMirror
4 2 (1.55%) SnapVault
5 1 (0.78%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.78%) Nagios
5 1 (0.78%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (19.38%) VMware
2 7 (5.43%) HP
3 6 (4.65%) Cisco
4 4 (3.10%) Citrix
5 2 (1.55%) 3PAR
5 2 (1.55%) Brocade
5 2 (1.55%) Civica
5 2 (1.55%) Dell
5 2 (1.55%) EMC
5 2 (1.55%) Isilon
5 2 (1.55%) NetApp
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle
6 1 (0.78%) Aruba
6 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.78%) F5
6 1 (0.78%) IBM
6 1 (0.78%) Meraki
6 1 (0.78%) Meru Networks
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.78%) Tripwire
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Tecknuovo Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
FT Select
Salary: £19,000 per annum + 25% shift allowance + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Mint
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago