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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 61 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 23.55% 15.14% 26.97%
As % of the Vendors category 47.66% 34.13% 46.07%
Number of salaries quoted 56 42 29
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +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
128 126 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 49.42% 44.37% 58.55%
Number of salaries quoted 117 111 72
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 66 (75.86%) Windows
2 45 (51.72%) MS Excel
3 39 (44.83%) Security Cleared
4 33 (37.93%) Windows 7
5 32 (36.78%) MS Office
6 30 (34.48%) SC Cleared
6 30 (34.48%) Windows Server
7 28 (32.18%) VMware
7 28 (32.18%) MS Exchange
7 28 (32.18%) DV Cleared
8 26 (29.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (28.74%) SCCM
10 24 (27.59%) Active Directory
11 22 (25.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (25.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (22.99%) Linux
13 18 (20.69%) ITIL
14 16 (18.39%) Network Security
14 16 (18.39%) Hyper-V
15 15 (17.24%) Cisco
15 15 (17.24%) SharePoint
16 14 (16.09%) LAN
17 13 (14.94%) SQL
17 13 (14.94%) Service Delivery
18 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (13.79%) HP
18 12 (13.79%) Dell
18 12 (13.79%) SCOM
19 11 (12.64%) SAN
19 11 (12.64%) Firewall

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 28 (32.18%) MS Exchange
2 15 (17.24%) SharePoint
3 10 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (10.34%) Skype for Business
5 8 (9.20%) JBoss
5 8 (9.20%) Tomcat
6 6 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (6.90%) IIS
7 3 (3.45%) Apache
7 3 (3.45%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.15%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 45 (51.72%) MS Excel
2 32 (36.78%) MS Office
3 6 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Office 365
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.15%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.39%) Network Security
2 14 (16.09%) LAN
3 11 (12.64%) Firewall
3 11 (12.64%) SAN
4 10 (11.49%) TCP/IP
5 9 (10.34%) DNS
5 9 (10.34%) WAN
6 8 (9.20%) DHCP
6 8 (9.20%) VPN
7 4 (4.60%) HTTP
8 3 (3.45%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (2.30%) FTP
9 2 (2.30%) Internet
9 2 (2.30%) NAS
9 2 (2.30%) SMTP
9 2 (2.30%) VoIP
10 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.15%) MPLS
10 1 (1.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.90%) Apache Accumulo
2 6 (6.90%) Big Data
3 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.60%) MySQL
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) JIRA
1 1 (1.15%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.45%) Games
1 3 (3.45%) Military
2 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
3 1 (1.15%) Electronics
3 1 (1.15%) Finance
3 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (33.33%) Analyst
2 20 (22.99%) Support Analyst
3 18 (20.69%) Desktop Analyst
3 18 (20.69%) Desktop Support
3 18 (20.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 15 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Windows Engineer
6 10 (11.49%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (11.49%) Tester
7 9 (10.34%) Test Analyst
8 8 (9.20%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 8 (9.20%) VMware Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Network Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.75%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (5.75%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) C# Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Windows Systems Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) ELK Stack
1 6 (6.90%) HTML
1 6 (6.90%) Kafka
2 5 (5.75%) .NET
3 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.45%) HTML5
5 2 (2.30%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.30%) XML
6 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.15%) CSS
6 1 (1.15%) EJB
6 1 (1.15%) Java EE
6 1 (1.15%) JDBC
6 1 (1.15%) jQuery
6 1 (1.15%) JSF
6 1 (1.15%) JSP
6 1 (1.15%) ODBC
6 1 (1.15%) SOAP
6 1 (1.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.90%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (6.90%) iPad
2 6 (6.90%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.30%) Celerra
5 2 (2.30%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.30%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.30%) Wiki
6 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.15%) Handset
6 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.15%) Verilog
6 1 (1.15%) VHDL
6 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 66 (75.86%) Windows
2 33 (37.93%) Windows 7
3 30 (34.48%) Windows Server
4 22 (25.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (25.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (22.99%) Linux
6 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (6.90%) CentOS
7 6 (6.90%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.45%) Debian
8 3 (3.45%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.30%) Android
9 2 (2.30%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (2.30%) Solaris
9 2 (2.30%) Unix
9 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.69%) ITIL
2 13 (14.94%) Service Delivery
3 10 (11.49%) Test Scripting
4 9 (10.34%) DevOps
4 9 (10.34%) OO
5 8 (9.20%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.05%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.90%) Data Acquisition
7 6 (6.90%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.90%) Security Operations
7 6 (6.90%) Service Management
8 5 (5.75%) Change Management
8 5 (5.75%) Scrum
9 4 (4.60%) Data Protection
9 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (4.60%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.60%) Validation
10 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 3 (3.45%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.94%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) Bash Shell
2 7 (8.05%) Java
3 5 (5.75%) C#
3 5 (5.75%) Python
4 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.45%) PHP
6 2 (2.30%) C++
6 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.15%) C
7 1 (1.15%) Perl
7 1 (1.15%) R
7 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (44.83%) Security Cleared
2 30 (34.48%) SC Cleared
3 28 (32.18%) DV Cleared
4 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (9.20%) ISEB
5 8 (9.20%) ISTQB
5 8 (9.20%) MCSE
6 6 (6.90%) VCP6
6 6 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.60%) Degree
8 1 (1.15%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.15%) CCNP
8 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) SLA
2 4 (4.60%) QA
System Software
1 26 (29.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (27.59%) Active Directory
3 16 (18.39%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.34%) vSphere
5 6 (6.90%) Apache Flume
5 6 (6.90%) Firmware
6 5 (5.75%) XenApp
7 4 (4.60%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.45%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (2.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (2.30%) NFS
9 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.15%) Docker
10 1 (1.15%) Dovecot
10 1 (1.15%) Postfix
10 1 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (28.74%) SCCM
2 12 (13.79%) SCOM
3 6 (6.90%) FortiGate
3 6 (6.90%) Kibana
3 6 (6.90%) logstash
4 3 (3.45%) AirWatch
4 3 (3.45%) SCOrch
4 3 (3.45%) WSUS
5 2 (2.30%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.30%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.30%) SnapMirror
5 2 (2.30%) SnapVault
6 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) VMware
2 15 (17.24%) Cisco
3 12 (13.79%) Dell
3 12 (13.79%) HP
4 9 (10.34%) Citrix
4 9 (10.34%) Red Hat
5 8 (9.20%) EMC
6 6 (6.90%) Hortonworks
6 6 (6.90%) Intel
7 3 (3.45%) CommVault
7 3 (3.45%) Meru Networks
8 2 (2.30%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.30%) Brocade
8 2 (2.30%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.30%) Isilon
8 2 (2.30%) NetApp
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle
9 1 (1.15%) Google
9 1 (1.15%) SAP
9 1 (1.15%) Tripwire
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