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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 163 211 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.95% 20.10% 18.35%
As % of the Vendors category 33.40% 42.12% 42.44%
Number of salaries quoted 131 177 150
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
488 501 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 44.77% 47.71% 43.25%
Number of salaries quoted 362 391 333
Median salary £41,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.79% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 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 27 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 +3 111 £40,000 +8.10% 8
Gloucester -3 22 £37,500 +13.63% 6
Stroud +2 5 £37,500 -11.76%
Tewkesbury +3 3 £40,000 +1.26%
Cirencester -7 1 £32,000 -2.29% 2
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 114 (40.43%) SQL
1 114 (40.43%) Windows
2 87 (30.85%) SQL Server
3 86 (30.50%) Cisco
4 82 (29.08%) VMware
5 76 (26.95%) Firewall
6 70 (24.82%) .NET
7 66 (23.40%) C#
8 64 (22.70%) Windows Server
9 60 (21.28%) Linux
10 57 (20.21%) MS Exchange
11 54 (19.15%) VPN
12 51 (18.09%) Active Directory
12 51 (18.09%) MS Excel
12 51 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
13 49 (17.38%) ASP.NET
14 48 (17.02%) ITIL
14 48 (17.02%) HP
15 47 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
16 41 (14.54%) MPLS
16 41 (14.54%) Microsoft Certification
16 41 (14.54%) HTML
17 40 (14.18%) DNS
18 38 (13.48%) Finance
19 37 (13.12%) Cisco Certification
19 37 (13.12%) Web Services
20 36 (12.77%) Visual Studio
20 36 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
21 33 (11.70%) IIS
21 33 (11.70%) Citrix

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 57 (20.21%) MS Exchange
2 33 (11.70%) IIS
3 21 (7.45%) SharePoint
4 14 (4.96%) Apache
5 11 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.48%) JBoss
6 7 (2.48%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.13%) Node.js
7 6 (2.13%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.77%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.42%) CMS
10 3 (1.06%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.35%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.35%) nginx
Applications
1 51 (18.09%) MS Excel
2 27 (9.57%) MS Office
3 10 (3.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (3.55%) MS Visio
4 9 (3.19%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 10 (3.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.71%) Primavera
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 36 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.48%) SaaS
4 6 (2.13%) Office 365
5 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 76 (26.95%) Firewall
2 54 (19.15%) VPN
3 41 (14.54%) MPLS
4 40 (14.18%) DNS
5 31 (10.99%) Cisco Nexus
6 30 (10.64%) SAN
6 30 (10.64%) TCP/IP
7 27 (9.57%) DHCP
8 24 (8.51%) VoIP
9 21 (7.45%) SSL
10 19 (6.74%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (6.74%) LAN
11 16 (5.67%) Internet
12 14 (4.96%) WAN
13 13 (4.61%) SMTP
14 11 (3.90%) Network Security
15 10 (3.55%) BGP
15 10 (3.55%) EIGRP
15 10 (3.55%) OSPF
15 10 (3.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (30.85%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (4.26%) MySQL
4 10 (3.55%) Azure SQL Database
4 10 (3.55%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.19%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.19%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.84%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.13%) Apache Accumulo
7 6 (2.13%) Big Data
7 6 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.77%) GIS
8 5 (1.77%) MS Access
9 3 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.06%) OLAP
9 3 (1.06%) Snowflake Schema
9 3 (1.06%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 36 (12.77%) Visual Studio
2 27 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (5.32%) JUnit
4 12 (4.26%) Subversion
5 9 (3.19%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.84%) JIRA
7 7 (2.48%) Zephyr
8 6 (2.13%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.77%) FinalBuilder
9 5 (1.77%) Maven
9 5 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (1.42%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.06%) ERwin
12 2 (0.71%) Selenium
13 1 (0.35%) ClearQuest
13 1 (0.35%) Hudson
13 1 (0.35%) MSI
13 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (13.48%) Finance
2 23 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.09%) Marketing
4 17 (6.03%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.61%) Advertising
6 12 (4.26%) Electronics
7 6 (2.13%) Military
8 3 (1.06%) Games
9 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.71%) Banking
9 2 (0.71%) Retail
10 1 (0.35%) Back Office
10 1 (0.35%) Billing
10 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 95 (33.69%) Developer
2 43 (15.25%) C# Developer
3 42 (14.89%) .NET Developer
4 35 (12.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 31 (10.99%) Network Engineer
6 30 (10.64%) Support Engineer
7 28 (9.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (8.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 23 (8.16%) Analyst
9 23 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 21 (7.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 21 (7.45%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 21 (7.45%) Senior Network Engineer
11 18 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
11 18 (6.38%) Java Developer
12 17 (6.03%) Senior Developer
13 16 (5.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 15 (5.32%) ASP.NET Developer
15 14 (4.96%) Administrator
15 14 (4.96%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (24.82%) .NET
2 49 (17.38%) ASP.NET
3 41 (14.54%) HTML
4 37 (13.12%) Web Services
5 26 (9.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (7.80%) AngularJS
7 21 (7.45%) CSS
8 19 (6.74%) XML
9 16 (5.67%) jQuery
9 16 (5.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (5.32%) .NET Framework
11 13 (4.61%) ADO.NET
11 13 (4.61%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (4.61%) COM+
12 11 (3.90%) HTML5
12 11 (3.90%) MFC
13 10 (3.55%) REST
13 10 (3.55%) SignalR
14 9 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 9 (3.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.64%) Data Centre
2 11 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.55%) PKI
4 8 (2.84%) EqualLogic
4 8 (2.84%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.77%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.42%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.06%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.71%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.71%) Statistics
9 2 (0.71%) Verilog
9 2 (0.71%) VHDL
9 2 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.35%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.35%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 114 (40.43%) Windows
2 64 (22.70%) Windows Server
3 60 (21.28%) Linux
4 33 (11.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (11.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (5.32%) CentOS
6 14 (4.96%) Windows 7
6 14 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.48%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.48%) FreeNAS
8 3 (1.06%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.35%) Android
10 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.35%) Unix
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (17.02%) ITIL
2 47 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (10.64%) SDLC
4 28 (9.93%) MVC
5 25 (8.87%) OO
6 21 (7.45%) Configuration Management
6 21 (7.45%) Scrum
6 21 (7.45%) Web Development
7 19 (6.74%) Load Balancing
8 18 (6.38%) Data Modelling
9 16 (5.67%) Project Management
10 15 (5.32%) OOP
11 14 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (4.96%) Programme Management
12 12 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (4.26%) Service Management
13 11 (3.90%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (3.90%) OOD
13 11 (3.90%) Service Delivery
13 11 (3.90%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (40.43%) SQL
2 66 (23.40%) C#
3 30 (10.64%) Java
4 27 (9.57%) JavaScript
5 26 (9.22%) C++
6 24 (8.51%) PowerShell
7 18 (6.38%) VB
7 18 (6.38%) VB6
8 12 (4.26%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.90%) Python
10 7 (2.48%) Perl
11 6 (2.13%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.13%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.77%) VC++
13 4 (1.42%) PHP
13 4 (1.42%) Ruby
14 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 41 (14.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (13.12%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (11.35%) MCSE
4 26 (9.22%) Security Cleared
5 25 (8.87%) MCITP
6 24 (8.51%) CCNA
7 21 (7.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (6.74%) SC Cleared
9 16 (5.67%) MCSA
10 13 (4.61%) Degree
10 13 (4.61%) ISEB
11 12 (4.26%) ISTQB
12 10 (3.55%) CCNP
12 10 (3.55%) CCNP Voice
12 10 (3.55%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (2.84%) DV Cleared
14 4 (1.42%) CCENT
14 4 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (1.06%) CCDP
15 3 (1.06%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.61%) SLA
2 7 (2.48%) QA
3 6 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 51 (18.09%) Active Directory
1 51 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (9.57%) XenApp
3 21 (7.45%) Hyper-V
4 18 (6.38%) vSphere
5 8 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (2.84%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.13%) Apache Flume
6 6 (2.13%) Firmware
7 4 (1.42%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.06%) Postfix
9 2 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.71%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.35%) Docker
10 1 (0.35%) Dovecot
10 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (6.03%) Backup Exec
1 17 (6.03%) NetBackup
2 14 (4.96%) SCCM
3 13 (4.61%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (3.90%) WSUS
5 10 (3.55%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (3.55%) Cisco IPCC
5 10 (3.55%) Cisco UCCE
5 10 (3.55%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (2.13%) FortiGate
6 6 (2.13%) Kibana
6 6 (2.13%) logstash
7 4 (1.42%) SCOM
8 2 (0.71%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.35%) cPanel
9 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.35%) Plesk
9 1 (0.35%) Puppet
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 86 (30.50%) Cisco
2 82 (29.08%) VMware
3 48 (17.02%) HP
4 33 (11.70%) Citrix
5 26 (9.22%) Dell
6 21 (7.45%) CheckPoint
7 20 (7.09%) Symantec
8 18 (6.38%) Oracle
9 16 (5.67%) NetApp
10 11 (3.90%) SAP
10 11 (3.90%) Sophos
11 10 (3.55%) Palo Alto
11 10 (3.55%) Red Hat
12 8 (2.84%) Apple
12 8 (2.84%) EMC
12 8 (2.84%) IBM
12 8 (2.84%) Juniper
13 7 (2.48%) SonicWALL
14 6 (2.13%) Hortonworks
14 6 (2.13%) Intel
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30 000 - £50 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000 - £120,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
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Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
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CPS Group Limited
Posted: 12 days ago
South Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
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Cheltenham
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Raytheon
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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