The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 173 220 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.53% 19.56% 19.44%
As % of the Vendors category 34.46% 39.64% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 139 184 159
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
502 555 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 45.06% 49.33% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 366 422 345
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Gloucestershire region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +3 106 £42,000 +10.52% 10
Gloucester -1 25 £38,750 +17.42% 3
Tewkesbury +7 7 £28,000 -3.44%
Stroud +3 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Fairford - 3 £30,500 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 113 (40.21%) Windows
2 112 (39.86%) SQL
3 95 (33.81%) SQL Server
4 86 (30.60%) Cisco
5 78 (27.76%) VMware
6 75 (26.69%) .NET
7 74 (26.33%) Firewall
8 69 (24.56%) C#
9 64 (22.78%) Windows Server
10 59 (21.00%) Linux
11 58 (20.64%) MS Excel
12 54 (19.22%) MS Exchange
13 52 (18.51%) ASP.NET
13 52 (18.51%) VPN
14 49 (17.44%) ITIL
14 49 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 47 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
15 47 (16.73%) Finance
16 45 (16.01%) Active Directory
17 43 (15.30%) HP
18 41 (14.59%) MPLS
18 41 (14.59%) HTML
19 38 (13.52%) Web Services
20 37 (13.17%) DNS
20 37 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
21 35 (12.46%) MVC
21 35 (12.46%) SDLC
22 34 (12.10%) Cisco Certification
22 34 (12.10%) Visual Studio
22 34 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 54 (19.22%) MS Exchange
2 33 (11.74%) IIS
3 21 (7.47%) SharePoint
4 15 (5.34%) Apache
5 11 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.49%) JBoss
6 7 (2.49%) Node.js
6 7 (2.49%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.78%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.78%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.42%) CMS
10 3 (1.07%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.71%) nginx
12 1 (0.36%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 58 (20.64%) MS Excel
2 26 (9.25%) MS Office
3 11 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.56%) MS Visio
5 9 (3.20%) MS Project
6 1 (0.36%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 10 (3.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.71%) Primavera
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 33 (11.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.56%) SaaS
4 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (26.33%) Firewall
2 52 (18.51%) VPN
3 41 (14.59%) MPLS
4 37 (13.17%) DNS
5 29 (10.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 28 (9.96%) TCP/IP
7 27 (9.61%) SAN
8 25 (8.90%) DHCP
9 23 (8.19%) VoIP
10 21 (7.47%) SSL
11 19 (6.76%) Internet
12 18 (6.41%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (5.69%) SMTP
14 15 (5.34%) LAN
15 12 (4.27%) WAN
16 10 (3.56%) BGP
16 10 (3.56%) Network Security
16 10 (3.56%) OSPF
16 10 (3.56%) VRRP
16 10 (3.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (33.81%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (4.63%) MySQL
4 12 (4.27%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.20%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (3.20%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.85%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.85%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.49%) Big Data
9 6 (2.14%) Apache Accumulo
9 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.78%) GIS
10 5 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.42%) Star Schema
12 3 (1.07%) OLAP
12 3 (1.07%) Snowflake Schema
12 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 34 (12.10%) Visual Studio
2 33 (11.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (5.34%) JUnit
4 10 (3.56%) Subversion
5 7 (2.49%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.14%) JIRA
7 5 (1.78%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (1.78%) Zephyr
8 4 (1.42%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.07%) ClearQuest
9 3 (1.07%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.07%) ERwin
9 3 (1.07%) InstallShield
9 3 (1.07%) Maven
9 3 (1.07%) MSI
10 2 (0.71%) Selenium
11 1 (0.36%) Hudson
11 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 47 (16.73%) Finance
2 26 (9.25%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.05%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.69%) Marketing
5 12 (4.27%) Advertising
5 12 (4.27%) Electronics
6 6 (2.14%) Military
7 3 (1.07%) Games
8 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.71%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Billing
9 1 (0.36%) Legal
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 92 (32.74%) Developer
2 44 (15.66%) .NET Developer
3 42 (14.95%) C# Developer
4 33 (11.74%) Cisco Engineer
5 29 (10.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (10.32%) Network Engineer
6 28 (9.96%) Support Engineer
7 25 (8.90%) Analyst
8 23 (8.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 22 (7.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (6.76%) Java Developer
10 19 (6.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 19 (6.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 19 (6.76%) Senior Network Engineer
11 18 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support
12 16 (5.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 16 (5.69%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (5.69%) Senior Developer
13 15 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 14 (4.98%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (26.69%) .NET
2 52 (18.51%) ASP.NET
3 41 (14.59%) HTML
4 38 (13.52%) Web Services
5 32 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (8.90%) CSS
7 22 (7.83%) XML
8 21 (7.47%) AngularJS
9 19 (6.76%) jQuery
10 14 (4.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (4.27%) .NET Framework
11 12 (4.27%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (4.27%) HTML5
12 11 (3.91%) ADO.NET
12 11 (3.91%) COM+
13 10 (3.56%) REST
13 10 (3.56%) SOAP
14 9 (3.20%) LAMP
15 8 (2.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 8 (2.85%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.39%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.56%) PKI
4 8 (2.85%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (2.49%) EqualLogic
6 6 (2.14%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (2.14%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.42%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.42%) PMI
7 4 (1.42%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.07%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.07%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.07%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.71%) CMDB
9 2 (0.71%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.71%) User Experience
9 2 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 113 (40.21%) Windows
2 64 (22.78%) Windows Server
3 59 (21.00%) Linux
4 34 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (11.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (5.34%) CentOS
8 10 (3.56%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.49%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.49%) FreeNAS
10 4 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.71%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.36%) Android
12 1 (0.36%) Unix
12 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (17.44%) ITIL
2 47 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (12.46%) MVC
3 35 (12.46%) SDLC
4 22 (7.83%) Scrum
5 21 (7.47%) OO
6 20 (7.12%) Data Modelling
6 20 (7.12%) Web Development
7 19 (6.76%) Configuration Management
7 19 (6.76%) Load Balancing
8 17 (6.05%) Project Management
9 15 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (5.34%) Programme Management
10 12 (4.27%) Data Protection
10 12 (4.27%) Service Delivery
10 12 (4.27%) Service Management
11 11 (3.91%) Digital Marketing
11 11 (3.91%) OOD
11 11 (3.91%) OOP
12 10 (3.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 112 (39.86%) SQL
2 69 (24.56%) C#
3 32 (11.39%) Java
4 30 (10.68%) JavaScript
5 21 (7.47%) C++
6 20 (7.12%) PowerShell
7 12 (4.27%) VB
7 12 (4.27%) VB6
8 10 (3.56%) Python
8 10 (3.56%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.49%) Perl
10 6 (2.14%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.78%) PHP
11 5 (1.78%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.07%) Ruby
12 3 (1.07%) XPath
12 3 (1.07%) XQuery
13 2 (0.71%) C
13 2 (0.71%) R
14 1 (0.36%) VC++
Qualifications
1 37 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (12.10%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (9.61%) MCSE
4 26 (9.25%) Security Cleared
5 20 (7.12%) MCITP
6 19 (6.76%) CCNA
7 18 (6.41%) SC Cleared
8 16 (5.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (4.98%) MCSA
10 13 (4.63%) ISEB
11 12 (4.27%) CCNP
11 12 (4.27%) ISTQB
12 11 (3.91%) Degree
13 10 (3.56%) CCNP Voice
14 9 (3.20%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (2.85%) DV Cleared
16 4 (1.42%) CCENT
16 4 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 4 (1.42%) PMI Certification
17 3 (1.07%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.98%) SLA
2 9 (3.20%) QA
3 5 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (16.01%) Active Directory
3 24 (8.54%) XenApp
4 17 (6.05%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.05%) vSphere
5 8 (2.85%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (2.85%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.14%) Apache Flume
6 6 (2.14%) Firmware
7 4 (1.42%) Postfix
7 4 (1.42%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.71%) Dovecot
8 2 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (5.69%) Backup Exec
1 16 (5.69%) NetBackup
2 12 (4.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (3.91%) SCCM
4 10 (3.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (3.56%) Cisco IPCC
4 10 (3.56%) Cisco UCCE
4 10 (3.56%) Cisco UCCX
4 10 (3.56%) WSUS
5 6 (2.14%) FortiGate
5 6 (2.14%) Kibana
5 6 (2.14%) logstash
6 5 (1.78%) SCOM
7 3 (1.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.71%) cPanel
8 2 (0.71%) Plesk
8 2 (0.71%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 86 (30.60%) Cisco
2 78 (27.76%) VMware
3 43 (15.30%) HP
4 29 (10.32%) Citrix
5 23 (8.19%) Dell
6 19 (6.76%) CheckPoint
6 19 (6.76%) Symantec
7 15 (5.34%) NetApp
8 13 (4.63%) Oracle
9 12 (4.27%) IBM
10 11 (3.91%) SAP
11 10 (3.56%) Palo Alto
11 10 (3.56%) Red Hat
11 10 (3.56%) Sophos
12 9 (3.20%) Meraki
13 8 (2.85%) EMC
13 8 (2.85%) Juniper
14 7 (2.49%) Apple
15 6 (2.14%) Intel
15 6 (2.14%) SonicWALL
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
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