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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 14 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 149 201 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.05% 21.34% 22.17%
As % of the Vendors category 36.52% 45.48% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 129 165 162
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
408 442 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 41.21% 46.92% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 324 349 316
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £60,000
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 28 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 28 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 -7 64 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Gloucester +5 50 £36,000 -20.00% 8
Cirencester -6 9 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Stroud -4 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Tewkesbury -5 1 - -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 134 (41.74%) Windows
2 124 (38.63%) SQL
3 90 (28.04%) VMware
4 82 (25.55%) MS Excel
4 82 (25.55%) Cisco
5 80 (24.92%) SQL Server
6 77 (23.99%) Firewall
7 72 (22.43%) .NET
8 70 (21.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 69 (21.50%) C#
9 69 (21.50%) Windows Server
10 68 (21.18%) Linux
11 63 (19.63%) MS Exchange
12 62 (19.31%) Active Directory
13 54 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (16.51%) VPN
15 52 (16.20%) HP
16 49 (15.26%) ITIL
16 49 (15.26%) MS Office
17 48 (14.95%) ASP.NET
18 45 (14.02%) Finance
18 45 (14.02%) Security Cleared
19 44 (13.71%) Windows Server 2012
20 41 (12.77%) Visual Studio
20 41 (12.77%) HTML
20 41 (12.77%) Web Services
20 41 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
21 40 (12.46%) Microsoft Azure
22 39 (12.15%) Windows Server 2008
23 38 (11.84%) Cisco Certification

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 (19.63%) MS Exchange
2 31 (9.66%) SharePoint
3 24 (7.48%) IIS
4 15 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (4.36%) Skype for Business
6 9 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.49%) Apache
8 7 (2.18%) JBoss
8 7 (2.18%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.87%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.62%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.62%) CMS
11 1 (0.31%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 82 (25.55%) MS Excel
2 49 (15.26%) MS Office
3 11 (3.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.12%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.80%) MS Project
6 1 (0.31%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 14 (4.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 40 (12.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.05%) Office 365
4 5 (1.56%) SaaS
5 3 (0.93%) Trello
6 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (23.99%) Firewall
2 53 (16.51%) VPN
3 38 (11.84%) MPLS
4 37 (11.53%) DNS
4 37 (11.53%) TCP/IP
5 24 (7.48%) SAN
5 24 (7.48%) VoIP
6 23 (7.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 23 (7.17%) LAN
7 22 (6.85%) DHCP
8 19 (5.92%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (5.92%) SSL
9 18 (5.61%) Network Security
9 18 (5.61%) WAN
10 13 (4.05%) Internet
11 12 (3.74%) SMTP
11 12 (3.74%) SSH
12 9 (2.80%) Broadband
13 8 (2.49%) Wireless
14 7 (2.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (24.92%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (3.74%) MySQL
4 11 (3.43%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (3.43%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.12%) Hadoop
5 10 (3.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.80%) Big Data
7 8 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.18%) MS Access
8 7 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.87%) Apache Accumulo
10 5 (1.56%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.56%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.93%) Data Mart
12 3 (0.93%) Snowflake Schema
12 3 (0.93%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 41 (12.77%) Visual Studio
2 30 (9.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (5.30%) JUnit
4 16 (4.98%) Git (software)
4 16 (4.98%) JIRA
5 15 (4.67%) Subversion
6 12 (3.74%) Zephyr
7 10 (3.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (2.49%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.49%) Maven
9 6 (1.87%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.87%) FinalBuilder
9 6 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (1.25%) Selenium
11 3 (0.93%) ERwin
12 2 (0.62%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.62%) InstallShield
12 2 (0.62%) Robot Framework
12 2 (0.62%) WiX
General
1 45 (14.02%) Finance
2 27 (8.41%) Telecoms
3 26 (8.10%) Marketing
4 21 (6.54%) Manufacturing
5 16 (4.98%) Electronics
6 8 (2.49%) Advertising
7 5 (1.56%) Military
8 3 (0.93%) Games
8 3 (0.93%) Retail
9 2 (0.62%) Banking
9 2 (0.62%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 100 (31.15%) Developer
2 48 (14.95%) C# Developer
3 43 (13.40%) .NET Developer
4 39 (12.15%) Analyst
5 35 (10.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (9.35%) Network Engineer
7 29 (9.03%) Support Engineer
8 27 (8.41%) Cisco Engineer
9 25 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 21 (6.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 19 (5.92%) Java Developer
12 17 (5.30%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 17 (5.30%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 17 (5.30%) Senior Developer
12 17 (5.30%) Senior Network Engineer
12 17 (5.30%) Support Analyst
13 15 (4.67%) ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (4.67%) IT Manager
13 15 (4.67%) Tester
13 15 (4.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (22.43%) .NET
2 48 (14.95%) ASP.NET
3 41 (12.77%) HTML
3 41 (12.77%) Web Services
4 24 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (6.85%) .NET Framework
5 22 (6.85%) AngularJS
6 21 (6.54%) XML
7 20 (6.23%) CSS
8 16 (4.98%) jQuery
8 16 (4.98%) SOAP
8 16 (4.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (4.36%) REST
10 12 (3.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (3.74%) Gherkin
10 12 (3.74%) MFC
11 11 (3.43%) ADO.NET
11 11 (3.43%) COM+
11 11 (3.43%) SignalR
12 10 (3.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.41%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.18%) Client/Server
3 7 (2.18%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.18%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (1.87%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (1.87%) iPad
4 6 (1.87%) PKI
5 5 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (1.56%) EqualLogic
6 4 (1.25%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.25%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (0.62%) Statistics
8 2 (0.62%) Verilog
8 2 (0.62%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 134 (41.74%) Windows
2 69 (21.50%) Windows Server
3 68 (21.18%) Linux
4 44 (13.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (12.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (10.59%) Windows 7
7 16 (4.98%) CentOS
8 15 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.80%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.56%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.56%) Windows 10
10 5 (1.56%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.25%) FreeNAS
11 4 (1.25%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.93%) Android
12 3 (0.93%) Debian
13 1 (0.31%) Solaris
13 1 (0.31%) Unix
13 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (15.26%) ITIL
3 34 (10.59%) OO
4 28 (8.72%) SDLC
5 25 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (7.79%) MVC
5 25 (7.79%) Scrum
6 23 (7.17%) Service Delivery
7 22 (6.85%) Web Development
8 20 (6.23%) Configuration Management
8 20 (6.23%) OOP
9 19 (5.92%) Load Balancing
10 18 (5.61%) Data Modelling
10 18 (5.61%) Service Management
11 17 (5.30%) Cybersecurity
11 17 (5.30%) Programme Management
12 16 (4.98%) Project Management
13 15 (4.67%) Kanban
13 15 (4.67%) Test Management
14 14 (4.36%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (38.63%) SQL
2 69 (21.50%) C#
3 35 (10.90%) Java
4 31 (9.66%) JavaScript
5 28 (8.72%) C++
6 27 (8.41%) PowerShell
7 18 (5.61%) VB
8 17 (5.30%) VB6
9 14 (4.36%) T-SQL
10 13 (4.05%) Python
11 9 (2.80%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.80%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.87%) Ruby
12 6 (1.87%) VC++
13 5 (1.56%) Perl
13 5 (1.56%) PHP
14 3 (0.93%) C
15 2 (0.62%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 45 (14.02%) Security Cleared
2 41 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (10.90%) MCSE
5 32 (9.97%) CCNA
6 31 (9.66%) SC Cleared
7 26 (8.10%) DV Cleared
8 25 (7.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 23 (7.17%) ISEB
9 23 (7.17%) ISTQB
9 23 (7.17%) MCITP
10 21 (6.54%) Degree
11 13 (4.05%) MCSA
12 6 (1.87%) CCNP
12 6 (1.87%) CCNP Voice
13 5 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.56%) VCP6
14 4 (1.25%) CCENT
15 3 (0.93%) JNCIS
16 2 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.17%) SLA
2 12 (3.74%) QA
3 4 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 70 (21.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (19.31%) Active Directory
3 32 (9.97%) Hyper-V
4 21 (6.54%) XenApp
5 19 (5.92%) vSphere
6 7 (2.18%) Terminal Services
6 7 (2.18%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.87%) Apache Flume
7 6 (1.87%) Firmware
7 6 (1.87%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (1.87%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.56%) Docker
9 3 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.31%) Dovecot
10 1 (0.31%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.31%) NFS
10 1 (0.31%) Postfix
10 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (9.35%) SCCM
2 12 (3.74%) NetBackup
2 12 (3.74%) WSUS
3 11 (3.43%) Backup Exec
3 11 (3.43%) SCOM
4 8 (2.49%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (1.87%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (1.87%) Cisco IPCC
5 6 (1.87%) Cisco UCCE
5 6 (1.87%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (1.87%) FortiGate
5 6 (1.87%) Kibana
5 6 (1.87%) logstash
6 5 (1.56%) Puppet
7 3 (0.93%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.62%) Salt
8 2 (0.62%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 90 (28.04%) VMware
2 82 (25.55%) Cisco
3 52 (16.20%) HP
4 29 (9.03%) Citrix
5 28 (8.72%) Dell
6 18 (5.61%) Oracle
7 17 (5.30%) CheckPoint
8 16 (4.98%) Red Hat
9 15 (4.67%) SAP
10 12 (3.74%) Juniper
10 12 (3.74%) Symantec
11 11 (3.43%) NetApp
12 9 (2.80%) EMC
13 7 (2.18%) IBM
13 7 (2.18%) SonicWALL
13 7 (2.18%) Sophos
14 6 (1.87%) Apple
14 6 (1.87%) Hortonworks
14 6 (1.87%) Intel
14 6 (1.87%) Meraki
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 50000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita plc
Salary: £14000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester
CGI IT UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: up to £45K depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago