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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 152 221 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.56% 21.41% 21.09%
As % of the Vendors category 35.35% 45.66% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 127 186 164
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
430 484 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 44.01% 46.90% 43.63%
Number of salaries quoted 328 380 331
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 89 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Gloucester -6 26 £36,000 +2.85% 2
Stroud 0 7 £42,500 -2.85%
Cirencester -7 6 £47,500 +32.86% 1
Tewkesbury -2 3 - - 1
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 124 (41.33%) SQL
2 117 (39.00%) Windows
3 87 (29.00%) VMware
4 85 (28.33%) SQL Server
5 84 (28.00%) Cisco
6 79 (26.33%) Firewall
7 72 (24.00%) .NET
8 70 (23.33%) C#
8 70 (23.33%) Windows Server
9 64 (21.33%) Linux
10 63 (21.00%) MS Exchange
11 60 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 58 (19.33%) MS Excel
13 56 (18.67%) Active Directory
14 55 (18.33%) VPN
15 53 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
16 52 (17.33%) HP
17 48 (16.00%) ASP.NET
18 47 (15.67%) Microsoft Certification
19 44 (14.67%) Web Services
20 43 (14.33%) Finance
20 43 (14.33%) HTML
21 42 (14.00%) ITIL
22 40 (13.33%) Visual Studio
22 40 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
23 38 (12.67%) DNS
24 37 (12.33%) MCSE
24 37 (12.33%) MPLS
24 37 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
24 37 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012

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 63 (21.00%) MS Exchange
2 31 (10.33%) IIS
3 27 (9.00%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (3.67%) Apache
6 9 (3.00%) Skype for Business
7 8 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (2.33%) JBoss
8 7 (2.33%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (2.00%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.33%) CMS
11 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.33%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 58 (19.33%) MS Excel
2 31 (10.33%) MS Office
3 11 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.33%) MS Project
4 10 (3.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 13 (4.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.67%) Primavera
3 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 40 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.33%) Office 365
4 6 (2.00%) SaaS
5 3 (1.00%) Trello
6 2 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (26.33%) Firewall
2 55 (18.33%) VPN
3 38 (12.67%) DNS
4 37 (12.33%) MPLS
5 31 (10.33%) TCP/IP
6 30 (10.00%) SAN
7 26 (8.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 24 (8.00%) DHCP
9 21 (7.00%) LAN
9 21 (7.00%) VoIP
10 19 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (5.67%) SSL
12 16 (5.33%) Internet
12 16 (5.33%) WAN
13 13 (4.33%) Network Security
14 12 (4.00%) SMTP
15 10 (3.33%) SSH
16 9 (3.00%) Broadband
17 7 (2.33%) Wireless
18 6 (2.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (4.67%) MySQL
4 10 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 10 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.00%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.33%) Big Data
6 7 (2.33%) MS Access
6 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.00%) Apache Accumulo
7 6 (2.00%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.00%) Biml
10 3 (1.00%) Data Mart
10 3 (1.00%) Snowflake Schema
10 3 (1.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 40 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 31 (10.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.33%) JUnit
4 13 (4.33%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.33%) JIRA
5 12 (4.00%) Subversion
6 10 (3.33%) Zephyr
7 7 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (2.00%) FinalBuilder
8 6 (2.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.00%) Maven
9 5 (1.67%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (1.00%) ERwin
11 3 (1.00%) Selenium
12 1 (0.33%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.33%) ClearQuest
12 1 (0.33%) git-flow
12 1 (0.33%) Robot Framework
General
1 43 (14.33%) Finance
2 27 (9.00%) Telecoms
3 24 (8.00%) Marketing
4 21 (7.00%) Manufacturing
5 15 (5.00%) Electronics
6 12 (4.00%) Advertising
7 6 (2.00%) Military
8 3 (1.00%) Games
9 2 (0.67%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.67%) Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Billing
9 2 (0.67%) Retail
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 99 (33.00%) Developer
2 49 (16.33%) C# Developer
3 44 (14.67%) .NET Developer
4 35 (11.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 30 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 29 (9.67%) Analyst
7 26 (8.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 24 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 24 (8.00%) Support Engineer
9 20 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 20 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 20 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
10 19 (6.33%) Java Developer
11 18 (6.00%) Senior Developer
12 17 (5.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 17 (5.67%) 3rd Line Support
13 16 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (4.67%) Web Developer
15 13 (4.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (24.00%) .NET
2 48 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 44 (14.67%) Web Services
4 43 (14.33%) HTML
5 25 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (7.33%) AngularJS
6 22 (7.33%) CSS
6 22 (7.33%) XML
7 19 (6.33%) .NET Framework
8 17 (5.67%) jQuery
9 16 (5.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (4.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (4.33%) REST
10 13 (4.33%) SOAP
11 12 (4.00%) ADO.NET
11 12 (4.00%) COM+
11 12 (4.00%) MFC
12 11 (3.67%) HTML5
13 10 (3.33%) Gherkin
13 10 (3.33%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.67%) EqualLogic
3 8 (2.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.00%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (2.00%) PKI
6 5 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.33%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.00%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.00%) iPad
9 2 (0.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.67%) Statistics
9 2 (0.67%) Verilog
9 2 (0.67%) VHDL
9 2 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 117 (39.00%) Windows
2 70 (23.33%) Windows Server
3 64 (21.33%) Linux
4 37 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (6.33%) Windows 7
6 16 (5.33%) CentOS
6 16 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.67%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.33%) FreeNAS
9 5 (1.67%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.00%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.67%) Android
11 2 (0.67%) Debian
11 2 (0.67%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.67%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (14.00%) ITIL
3 31 (10.33%) OO
4 30 (10.00%) SDLC
5 27 (9.00%) MVC
6 24 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 24 (8.00%) Scrum
7 22 (7.33%) Web Development
8 19 (6.33%) OOP
9 18 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (6.00%) Data Modelling
10 17 (5.67%) Programme Management
11 16 (5.33%) Load Balancing
11 16 (5.33%) Project Management
12 15 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
13 14 (4.67%) Service Delivery
13 14 (4.67%) Test Management
14 13 (4.33%) Digital Marketing
15 12 (4.00%) Kanban
15 12 (4.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (41.33%) SQL
2 70 (23.33%) C#
3 33 (11.00%) Java
4 31 (10.33%) JavaScript
5 28 (9.33%) C++
6 23 (7.67%) PowerShell
7 19 (6.33%) VB
8 18 (6.00%) VB6
9 15 (5.00%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.67%) Python
11 9 (3.00%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.67%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.67%) Perl
13 6 (2.00%) VC++
14 5 (1.67%) Ruby
15 4 (1.33%) PHP
16 2 (0.67%) C
16 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.67%) R
17 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 47 (15.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (12.33%) MCSE
3 36 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (9.67%) Security Cleared
5 28 (9.33%) CCNA
5 28 (9.33%) MCITP
6 26 (8.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 24 (8.00%) SC Cleared
8 16 (5.33%) Degree
8 16 (5.33%) ISEB
8 16 (5.33%) MCSA
9 15 (5.00%) ISTQB
10 12 (4.00%) DV Cleared
11 9 (3.00%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (2.00%) CCNP
12 6 (2.00%) CCNP Voice
13 4 (1.33%) CCENT
14 3 (1.00%) CISSP
15 2 (0.67%) CCDP
15 2 (0.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.67%) SLA
2 11 (3.67%) QA
3 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 60 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (18.67%) Active Directory
3 27 (9.00%) XenApp
4 24 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 20 (6.67%) vSphere
6 7 (2.33%) Terminal Services
6 7 (2.33%) XenDesktop
7 6 (2.00%) Apache Flume
7 6 (2.00%) Firmware
7 6 (2.00%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.00%) Docker
9 1 (0.33%) Dovecot
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.33%) Postfix
9 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (6.00%) SCCM
2 16 (5.33%) Backup Exec
2 16 (5.33%) NetBackup
3 13 (4.33%) WSUS
4 12 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (2.67%) SCOM
6 6 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (2.00%) Cisco IPCC
6 6 (2.00%) Cisco UCCE
6 6 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (2.00%) FortiGate
6 6 (2.00%) Kibana
6 6 (2.00%) logstash
7 3 (1.00%) AirWatch
7 3 (1.00%) Puppet
8 2 (0.67%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 87 (29.00%) VMware
2 84 (28.00%) Cisco
3 52 (17.33%) HP
4 35 (11.67%) Citrix
5 29 (9.67%) Dell
6 20 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 19 (6.33%) Oracle
8 18 (6.00%) Symantec
9 15 (5.00%) NetApp
10 14 (4.67%) SAP
11 13 (4.33%) Red Hat
12 10 (3.33%) Sophos
13 9 (3.00%) Juniper
14 8 (2.67%) Apple
14 8 (2.67%) EMC
14 8 (2.67%) IBM
14 8 (2.67%) Palo Alto
15 7 (2.33%) SonicWALL
16 6 (2.00%) Hortonworks
16 6 (2.00%) Intel
Gloucestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Tewkesbury Borough Council
Salary: From £18,560 to £21,057 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £225000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheltenham
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 25 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago