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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 22 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 109 113 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.95% 12.26% 20.38%
As % of the Vendors category 28.76% 28.83% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 98 96 177
Median salary £35,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £28,250 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,150 £55,000 £50,600
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +2.00%

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
379 392 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 41.56% 42.52% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 347 301 389
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 £30,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucester +15 52 £35,000 +3.70% 3
Cheltenham -10 26 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Cirencester +1 5 £36,500 -14.11% 1
Stroud -3 1 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Tewkesbury -7 1 £57,500 +47.43%
Filton - 1 £21,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 133 (47.00%) Windows
2 103 (36.40%) Security Cleared
3 96 (33.92%) MS Excel
4 85 (30.04%) DV Cleared
5 84 (29.68%) C#
6 80 (28.27%) ITIL
7 78 (27.56%) .NET
8 65 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
9 63 (22.26%) SQL
10 62 (21.91%) JavaScript
10 62 (21.91%) MS Office
11 59 (20.85%) SQL Server
12 57 (20.14%) Windows Server
13 51 (18.02%) Windows Server 2012
14 50 (17.67%) ASP.NET
15 49 (17.31%) XML
16 48 (16.96%) Team Foundation Server
17 46 (16.25%) Infrastructure Management
18 40 (14.13%) Active Directory
19 39 (13.78%) MS Exchange
19 39 (13.78%) Linux
19 39 (13.78%) Windows Server 2008
20 38 (13.43%) C
21 36 (12.72%) Finance
22 35 (12.37%) PowerShell
23 34 (12.01%) VMware
23 34 (12.01%) Scrum
24 33 (11.66%) Degree
25 32 (11.31%) MVC
26 31 (10.95%) Web Services

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 39 (13.78%) MS Exchange
2 28 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 28 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (7.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (5.30%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.89%) IIS
6 6 (2.12%) Apache Pig
7 5 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.71%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.35%) Confluence
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.35%) FileNet
10 1 (0.35%) JBoss
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 96 (33.92%) MS Excel
2 62 (21.91%) MS Office
3 11 (3.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.83%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.41%) AutoCAD
5 4 (1.41%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.35%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.35%) MS Project
6 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.53%) Office 365
4 3 (1.06%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (0.71%) iPaaS
5 2 (0.71%) PaaS
6 1 (0.35%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.35%) Force.com
6 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.77%) NNTP
1 22 (7.77%) SMTP
1 22 (7.77%) X.400
1 22 (7.77%) X.500
2 16 (5.65%) SSH
3 14 (4.95%) Firewall
4 13 (4.59%) Internet
5 12 (4.24%) TCP/IP
6 10 (3.53%) Network Security
7 9 (3.18%) HTTP
7 9 (3.18%) Junos
7 9 (3.18%) Structured Cabling
8 8 (2.83%) SSL
8 8 (2.83%) Wireless
9 7 (2.47%) DHCP
10 6 (2.12%) DNS
10 6 (2.12%) SAN
11 4 (1.41%) FTP
11 4 (1.41%) LAN
11 4 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (20.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.59%) Hadoop
3 11 (3.89%) MongoDB
4 10 (3.53%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.83%) Big Data
6 7 (2.47%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.12%) Apache Hive
7 6 (2.12%) MySQL
8 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.41%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.06%) MS Access
10 3 (1.06%) QlikView
10 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.71%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 48 (16.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (9.89%) JIRA
3 23 (8.13%) Visual Studio
4 18 (6.36%) Git (software)
5 16 (5.65%) Selenium
5 16 (5.65%) Zephyr
6 14 (4.95%) Bitbucket
7 13 (4.59%) Subversion
8 12 (4.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (3.53%) Jenkins
9 10 (3.53%) WiX
10 9 (3.18%) InstallShield
11 7 (2.47%) Cucumber
11 7 (2.47%) SpecFlow
11 7 (2.47%) Vagrant
12 6 (2.12%) CodeSonar
12 6 (2.12%) git-flow
12 6 (2.12%) Maven
12 6 (2.12%) Robot Framework
13 5 (1.77%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (12.72%) Finance
2 17 (6.01%) Marketing
3 16 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.95%) Manufacturing
5 12 (4.24%) Electronics
6 8 (2.83%) Retail
7 5 (1.77%) Advertising
8 2 (0.71%) Banking
8 2 (0.71%) Military
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (15.90%) Developer
2 40 (14.13%) Support Engineer
3 30 (10.60%) 2nd Line Support
4 28 (9.89%) .NET Developer
5 26 (9.19%) C# Developer
6 25 (8.83%) Analyst
7 24 (8.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (7.42%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (7.42%) Desktop Support
9 17 (6.01%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 16 (5.65%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
10 16 (5.65%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 16 (5.65%) Tester
11 13 (4.59%) Windows Engineer
12 12 (4.24%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (3.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (3.89%) Software Engineer
14 10 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 10 (3.53%) Software Manager
14 10 (3.53%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (27.56%) .NET
2 50 (17.67%) ASP.NET
3 49 (17.31%) XML
4 31 (10.95%) Web Services
5 27 (9.54%) REST
6 23 (8.13%) .NET Framework
6 23 (8.13%) SOAP
7 20 (7.07%) HTML
8 17 (6.01%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (6.01%) jQuery
9 16 (5.65%) CSS
9 16 (5.65%) Gherkin
10 12 (4.24%) AngularJS
11 11 (3.89%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (2.83%) Spring MVC
13 8 (2.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (2.47%) WCF
15 6 (2.12%) Django
15 6 (2.12%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.54%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.01%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.95%) Driving Licence
3 14 (4.95%) Linux Command Line
4 12 (4.24%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.89%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (2.83%) Device Driver
7 6 (2.12%) Cybercrime
7 6 (2.12%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.06%) Clustering
8 3 (1.06%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.06%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.06%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.71%) Blog
9 2 (0.71%) Celerra
9 2 (0.71%) CLARiiON
9 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.71%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.71%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 133 (47.00%) Windows
2 57 (20.14%) Windows Server
3 51 (18.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (13.78%) Linux
4 39 (13.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (9.19%) Windows 7
6 20 (7.07%) Android
7 16 (5.65%) Mac OS X
8 12 (4.24%) Apple iOS
8 12 (4.24%) Unix
9 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.41%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.06%) Solaris
12 2 (0.71%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.71%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.35%) AIX
13 1 (0.35%) CentOS
13 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.35%) VMS
13 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (28.27%) ITIL
2 65 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (16.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 34 (12.01%) Scrum
5 32 (11.31%) MVC
6 30 (10.60%) Service Management
7 27 (9.54%) Service Delivery
8 23 (8.13%) Kanban
9 20 (7.07%) Software Engineering
10 19 (6.71%) Problem Management
10 19 (6.71%) Web Development
11 18 (6.36%) Data Transformation
12 17 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (6.01%) Defect Management
12 17 (6.01%) ITIL V3
12 17 (6.01%) Waterfall
13 16 (5.65%) BDD
13 16 (5.65%) SOA
13 16 (5.65%) Test Management
14 15 (5.30%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 84 (29.68%) C#
2 63 (22.26%) SQL
3 62 (21.91%) JavaScript
4 38 (13.43%) C
5 35 (12.37%) PowerShell
6 25 (8.83%) Java
7 16 (5.65%) Python
8 15 (5.30%) C++
9 10 (3.53%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.18%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.47%) PHP
12 6 (2.12%) Objective-C
12 6 (2.12%) XPath
13 5 (1.77%) Ruby
13 5 (1.77%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.06%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.06%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.71%) VB
15 2 (0.71%) VBA
15 2 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 103 (36.40%) Security Cleared
2 85 (30.04%) DV Cleared
3 33 (11.66%) Degree
4 27 (9.54%) SC Cleared
5 20 (7.07%) ISEB
6 19 (6.71%) ISTQB
7 18 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (6.01%) CCNA
9 13 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (3.89%) GIAC
11 9 (3.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 9 (3.18%) JNCIA
11 9 (3.18%) MCSE
12 7 (2.47%) CISSP
13 6 (2.12%) CompTIA Security+
13 6 (2.12%) Linux+ Certification
13 6 (2.12%) Network+ Certification
13 6 (2.12%) SANS
13 6 (2.12%) Security+ Certification
13 6 (2.12%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.42%) SLA
2 3 (1.06%) QA
3 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) SDET
System Software
1 40 (14.13%) Active Directory
2 29 (10.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.01%) Hyper-V
3 17 (6.01%) Virtual Desktop
4 14 (4.95%) Docker
5 8 (2.83%) vSphere
6 3 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (0.71%) Firmware
7 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.71%) NFS
8 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (8.48%) SCCM
2 7 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.12%) Puppet
3 6 (2.12%) Salt
4 5 (1.77%) WSUS
5 4 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.71%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.71%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.71%) SCOM
7 2 (0.71%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.71%) SnapMirror
7 2 (0.71%) SnapVault
8 1 (0.35%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.35%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.35%) Nagios
8 1 (0.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 34 (12.01%) VMware
2 22 (7.77%) HP
3 17 (6.01%) Cisco
4 12 (4.24%) SAP
5 10 (3.53%) Juniper
5 10 (3.53%) Oracle
6 5 (1.77%) Cloudera
7 4 (1.41%) Citrix
7 4 (1.41%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.06%) Apple
8 3 (1.06%) Dell
9 2 (0.71%) 3PAR
9 2 (0.71%) Brocade
9 2 (0.71%) Civica
9 2 (0.71%) EMC
9 2 (0.71%) Intel Security
9 2 (0.71%) Isilon
9 2 (0.71%) NetApp
9 2 (0.71%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.71%) Sophos
Stroud
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
FT Select
Salary: £19,000 per annum + 25% shift allowance + company benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 per annum + Car & Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago