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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 16 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 167 147 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.41% 14.11% 19.08%
As % of the Vendors category 33.81% 32.67% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 147 117 140
Median salary £38,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
494 450 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 42.62% 43.19% 47.95%
Number of salaries quoted 399 353 319
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,075 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 27 September 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 September 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
Gloucester +13 68 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Cheltenham -17 43 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Cirencester +10 9 £40,000 -1.84%
Stroud -6 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 149 (46.13%) Windows
2 114 (35.29%) SQL
3 105 (32.51%) MS Excel
4 88 (27.24%) VMware
5 81 (25.08%) .NET
6 80 (24.77%) C#
7 79 (24.46%) SQL Server
8 78 (24.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 76 (23.53%) Security Cleared
10 66 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
11 62 (19.20%) Linux
12 61 (18.89%) Cisco
13 60 (18.58%) Windows Server
14 59 (18.27%) ITIL
14 59 (18.27%) MS Office
15 58 (17.96%) ASP.NET
16 57 (17.65%) MS Exchange
16 57 (17.65%) Firewall
17 56 (17.34%) Active Directory
17 56 (17.34%) DV Cleared
18 48 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
19 46 (14.24%) Windows 7
20 45 (13.93%) VPN
20 45 (13.93%) Visual Studio
21 44 (13.62%) HP
21 44 (13.62%) Windows Server 2008
22 43 (13.31%) SC Cleared
22 43 (13.31%) Finance
23 41 (12.69%) Microsoft Azure
24 40 (12.38%) Microsoft 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 57 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 31 (9.60%) SharePoint
3 20 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (5.26%) IIS
5 14 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (3.72%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.55%) JBoss
7 5 (1.55%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.24%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.62%) Apache
9 2 (0.62%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.62%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.31%) CMS
10 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.31%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 105 (32.51%) MS Excel
2 59 (18.27%) MS Office
3 9 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.17%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.93%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.93%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.62%) MS Project
6 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (12.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.33%) Office 365
3 11 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.24%) Azure Machine Learning
5 3 (0.93%) PaaS
5 3 (0.93%) Trello
6 2 (0.62%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.62%) SaaS
7 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 57 (17.65%) Firewall
2 45 (13.93%) VPN
3 36 (11.15%) TCP/IP
4 34 (10.53%) DNS
5 30 (9.29%) MPLS
6 20 (6.19%) VoIP
7 19 (5.88%) DHCP
7 19 (5.88%) SSL
8 18 (5.57%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (5.57%) Internet
9 16 (4.95%) LAN
9 16 (4.95%) SMTP
10 15 (4.64%) SSH
11 14 (4.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (4.33%) SAN
11 14 (4.33%) WAN
12 13 (4.02%) Network Security
13 12 (3.72%) HTTP
14 9 (2.79%) Broadband
15 6 (1.86%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (24.46%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 17 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (4.95%) Azure SQL Database
4 14 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.41%) Hadoop
6 10 (3.10%) MySQL
7 9 (2.79%) Big Data
8 8 (2.48%) MS Access
9 7 (2.17%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.55%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.24%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.93%) Biml
12 3 (0.93%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 45 (13.93%) Visual Studio
2 35 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (7.43%) JIRA
4 17 (5.26%) Subversion
5 16 (4.95%) Git (software)
6 15 (4.64%) Zephyr
7 11 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (2.79%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.17%) Maven
10 6 (1.86%) JUnit
10 6 (1.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (1.55%) Bitbucket
11 5 (1.55%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.55%) FinalBuilder
11 5 (1.55%) Selenium
12 4 (1.24%) CodeSonar
12 4 (1.24%) git-flow
12 4 (1.24%) Robot Framework
13 3 (0.93%) ERwin
13 3 (0.93%) TestDirector
General
1 43 (13.31%) Finance
2 26 (8.05%) Marketing
3 25 (7.74%) Telecoms
4 19 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 15 (4.64%) Electronics
6 7 (2.17%) Advertising
7 3 (0.93%) Military
7 3 (0.93%) Retail
8 2 (0.62%) Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 85 (26.32%) Developer
2 50 (15.48%) Analyst
3 43 (13.31%) C# Developer
4 42 (13.00%) .NET Developer
5 33 (10.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (8.36%) Support Analyst
7 26 (8.05%) Support Engineer
8 25 (7.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 23 (7.12%) Desktop Support
10 22 (6.81%) Tester
11 18 (5.57%) Desktop Analyst
11 18 (5.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 18 (5.57%) Network Engineer
11 18 (5.57%) Web Developer
12 17 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
12 17 (5.26%) Test Analyst
12 17 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
13 15 (4.64%) IT Manager
13 15 (4.64%) Systems Engineer
14 13 (4.02%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (25.08%) .NET
2 58 (17.96%) ASP.NET
3 38 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 38 (11.76%) Web Services
4 37 (11.46%) XML
5 32 (9.91%) HTML
6 28 (8.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (6.81%) AngularJS
7 22 (6.81%) REST
8 20 (6.19%) SOAP
8 20 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (5.88%) jQuery
10 17 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 16 (4.95%) CSS
12 14 (4.33%) Gherkin
13 12 (3.72%) SignalR
14 9 (2.79%) XSL
15 8 (2.48%) ADO.NET
15 8 (2.48%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.36%) Data Centre
2 22 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.79%) Driving Licence
5 7 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (2.17%) iPad
6 6 (1.86%) Statistics
7 5 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.24%) Blog
8 4 (1.24%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.24%) PKI
9 3 (0.93%) Celerra
9 3 (0.93%) CLARiiON
9 3 (0.93%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.93%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.93%) Physics
9 3 (0.93%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.93%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 149 (46.13%) Windows
2 62 (19.20%) Linux
3 60 (18.58%) Windows Server
4 48 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (14.24%) Windows 7
6 44 (13.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (2.79%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.79%) CentOS
9 8 (2.48%) Mac OS X
10 7 (2.17%) Android
11 6 (1.86%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.86%) Windows 10
12 5 (1.55%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.24%) Unix
14 3 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (0.93%) Debian
14 3 (0.93%) Solaris
15 2 (0.62%) FreeNAS
16 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (18.27%) ITIL
3 36 (11.15%) MVC
4 34 (10.53%) Scrum
5 27 (8.36%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (8.36%) OO
6 25 (7.74%) Web Development
7 23 (7.12%) Service Management
8 22 (6.81%) Kanban
9 20 (6.19%) DevOps
9 20 (6.19%) OOP
10 19 (5.88%) Service Delivery
11 18 (5.57%) SDLC
12 17 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
12 17 (5.26%) Data Transformation
12 17 (5.26%) Defect Management
12 17 (5.26%) Load Balancing
12 17 (5.26%) Test Scripting
13 16 (4.95%) BDD
14 15 (4.64%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (35.29%) SQL
2 80 (24.77%) C#
3 39 (12.07%) JavaScript
4 35 (10.84%) PowerShell
5 28 (8.67%) Java
6 23 (7.12%) C++
7 22 (6.81%) C
8 14 (4.33%) VB
9 13 (4.02%) VB6
10 12 (3.72%) Python
10 12 (3.72%) T-SQL
11 11 (3.41%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.17%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.55%) Ruby
13 5 (1.55%) VC++
14 4 (1.24%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.24%) PHP
15 3 (0.93%) Perl
16 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 76 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 56 (17.34%) DV Cleared
3 43 (13.31%) SC Cleared
4 40 (12.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (10.22%) CCNA
7 32 (9.91%) MCSE
8 31 (9.60%) ISEB
9 30 (9.29%) Degree
9 30 (9.29%) ISTQB
10 23 (7.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (4.64%) MCITP
12 7 (2.17%) GIAC
12 7 (2.17%) MCSA
13 6 (1.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (1.86%) JNCIA
13 6 (1.86%) VCP6
14 5 (1.55%) CCNP
14 5 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (1.24%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.12%) SLA
2 11 (3.41%) QA
3 10 (3.10%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.31%) SDET
System Software
1 78 (24.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (17.34%) Active Directory
3 33 (10.22%) Hyper-V
4 17 (5.26%) vSphere
5 15 (4.64%) XenApp
6 8 (2.48%) Docker
7 6 (1.86%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (1.86%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.93%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 3 (0.93%) NFS
8 3 (0.93%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.93%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.62%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.62%) Firmware
9 2 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.31%) Dovecot
10 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.31%) Postfix
10 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (9.60%) SCCM
2 12 (3.72%) SCOM
3 7 (2.17%) Puppet
3 7 (2.17%) WSUS
4 6 (1.86%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.24%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.24%) Cisco IPCC
5 4 (1.24%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (1.24%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (1.24%) Salt
6 3 (0.93%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.93%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.93%) SCOrch
6 3 (0.93%) SnapMirror
6 3 (0.93%) SnapVault
7 2 (0.62%) Kibana
7 2 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 88 (27.24%) VMware
2 61 (18.89%) Cisco
3 44 (13.62%) HP
4 22 (6.81%) Citrix
5 21 (6.50%) Dell
6 19 (5.88%) Oracle
7 18 (5.57%) Juniper
8 15 (4.64%) SAP
9 10 (3.10%) CheckPoint
9 10 (3.10%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.17%) NetApp
11 5 (1.55%) EMC
11 5 (1.55%) Meru Networks
12 4 (1.24%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.24%) Apple
12 4 (1.24%) Nintex
12 4 (1.24%) Symantec
13 3 (0.93%) CommVault
13 3 (0.93%) Intel Security
13 3 (0.93%) Sophos
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Pontoon
Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £60,000 - 70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
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Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension & Healthcare
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: 35000 - 65000 + Car + Bonus
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Salary: Competitive
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Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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