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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 14 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 146 106 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.37% 11.91% 20.51%
As % of the Vendors category 31.40% 29.28% 46.07%
Number of salaries quoted 132 97 195
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £30,900 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%

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
465 362 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 45.77% 40.67% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 412 305 409
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,350 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £61,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +17 69 £35,000 -10.82% 7
Cheltenham 0 38 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Cirencester -2 6 £35,750 -20.55% 1
Tewkesbury -3 1 £57,500 +43.75%
Filton - 1 £36,000 -
Stroud - 1 £42,500 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 143 (46.13%) Windows
2 116 (37.42%) Security Cleared
3 115 (37.10%) MS Excel
4 96 (30.97%) DV Cleared
5 89 (28.71%) C#
6 83 (26.77%) .NET
7 82 (26.45%) ITIL
8 73 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
9 70 (22.58%) SQL
10 69 (22.26%) SQL Server
10 69 (22.26%) MS Office
11 64 (20.65%) JavaScript
12 57 (18.39%) Windows Server
13 53 (17.10%) ASP.NET
13 53 (17.10%) XML
14 52 (16.77%) Team Foundation Server
15 50 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
16 46 (14.84%) VMware
16 46 (14.84%) MS Exchange
17 45 (14.52%) Active Directory
18 44 (14.19%) C
19 43 (13.87%) Infrastructure Management
20 42 (13.55%) Linux
20 42 (13.55%) Windows Server 2008
21 40 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
22 39 (12.58%) Scrum
23 38 (12.26%) MVC
23 38 (12.26%) Degree
24 37 (11.94%) PowerShell
24 37 (11.94%) Finance

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 46 (14.84%) MS Exchange
2 31 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 29 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.55%) IIS
7 6 (1.94%) Apache Pig
8 5 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.97%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.65%) JBoss
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.32%) Confluence
11 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 115 (37.10%) MS Excel
2 69 (22.26%) MS Office
3 14 (4.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.58%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.94%) AutoCAD
5 6 (1.94%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.32%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (4.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.58%) Office 365
4 4 (1.29%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (0.65%) iPaaS
5 2 (0.65%) PaaS
6 1 (0.32%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.32%) Force.com
6 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.10%) NNTP
1 22 (7.10%) SMTP
1 22 (7.10%) X.400
1 22 (7.10%) X.500
2 19 (6.13%) Internet
2 19 (6.13%) SSH
3 17 (5.48%) Firewall
4 15 (4.84%) TCP/IP
5 13 (4.19%) Junos
6 11 (3.55%) Network Security
7 10 (3.23%) HTTP
8 9 (2.90%) SSL
8 9 (2.90%) Wireless
9 8 (2.58%) DHCP
9 8 (2.58%) Structured Cabling
10 7 (2.26%) LAN
10 7 (2.26%) WAN
11 6 (1.94%) DNS
11 6 (1.94%) SAN
11 6 (1.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (22.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.84%) Hadoop
3 14 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (4.19%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.90%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.58%) Big Data
7 6 (1.94%) Apache Hive
7 6 (1.94%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (1.94%) MySQL
7 6 (1.94%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.29%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.97%) MS Access
9 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 52 (16.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (10.00%) JIRA
3 24 (7.74%) Visual Studio
4 20 (6.45%) Git (software)
5 19 (6.13%) Zephyr
6 16 (5.16%) Subversion
7 15 (4.84%) Selenium
8 13 (4.19%) Bitbucket
9 12 (3.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (3.55%) Jenkins
10 11 (3.55%) WiX
11 10 (3.23%) InstallShield
12 7 (2.26%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.94%) CodeSonar
13 6 (1.94%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.94%) git-flow
13 6 (1.94%) Maven
13 6 (1.94%) Robot Framework
13 6 (1.94%) Vagrant
14 5 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (11.94%) Finance
2 17 (5.48%) Manufacturing
2 17 (5.48%) Marketing
2 17 (5.48%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.19%) Electronics
4 7 (2.26%) Advertising
4 7 (2.26%) Retail
5 2 (0.65%) Military
6 1 (0.32%) Banking
6 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (16.77%) Developer
2 44 (14.19%) Support Engineer
3 34 (10.97%) Analyst
4 33 (10.65%) .NET Developer
5 32 (10.32%) 2nd Line Support
6 30 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 28 (9.03%) C# Developer
7 28 (9.03%) Desktop Support
8 23 (7.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 21 (6.77%) Tester
10 17 (5.48%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 17 (5.48%) Windows Engineer
11 16 (5.16%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
11 16 (5.16%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 14 (4.52%) Test Analyst
13 13 (4.19%) Support Analyst
14 12 (3.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 12 (3.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 11 (3.55%) Software Engineer
15 11 (3.55%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (26.77%) .NET
2 53 (17.10%) ASP.NET
2 53 (17.10%) XML
3 36 (11.61%) Web Services
4 31 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 31 (10.00%) REST
5 26 (8.39%) SOAP
6 23 (7.42%) HTML
7 22 (7.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (6.77%) jQuery
9 18 (5.81%) Gherkin
10 17 (5.48%) CSS
11 14 (4.52%) AngularJS
12 13 (4.19%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 11 (3.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (2.58%) Spring MVC
15 7 (2.26%) WCF
15 7 (2.26%) XSL
16 6 (1.94%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.71%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.77%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.48%) Driving Licence
5 15 (4.84%) Data Protection Act
6 10 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.58%) Device Driver
8 6 (1.94%) Cybercrime
8 6 (1.94%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.94%) Physics
8 6 (1.94%) Statistics
9 4 (1.29%) Blog
10 3 (0.97%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.97%) Clustering
10 3 (0.97%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.65%) CLARiiON
11 2 (0.65%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 143 (46.13%) Windows
2 57 (18.39%) Windows Server
3 50 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (13.55%) Linux
4 42 (13.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (10.65%) Windows 7
6 18 (5.81%) Android
7 14 (4.52%) Mac OS X
8 11 (3.55%) Unix
9 10 (3.23%) Apple iOS
10 7 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.29%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.97%) Solaris
13 2 (0.65%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.65%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.32%) VMS
14 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (26.45%) ITIL
2 73 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (13.87%) Infrastructure Management
4 39 (12.58%) Scrum
5 38 (12.26%) MVC
6 35 (11.29%) Service Management
7 28 (9.03%) Service Delivery
8 27 (8.71%) Kanban
9 22 (7.10%) SOA
10 21 (6.77%) Data Transformation
10 21 (6.77%) Defect Management
11 20 (6.45%) BDD
11 20 (6.45%) Web Development
12 19 (6.13%) Data Protection
12 19 (6.13%) Problem Management
12 19 (6.13%) Software Engineering
12 19 (6.13%) Test Management
12 19 (6.13%) Waterfall
13 17 (5.48%) ITIL V3
14 16 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 89 (28.71%) C#
2 70 (22.58%) SQL
3 64 (20.65%) JavaScript
4 44 (14.19%) C
5 37 (11.94%) PowerShell
6 25 (8.06%) Java
7 15 (4.84%) C++
7 15 (4.84%) Python
8 10 (3.23%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.58%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.26%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.94%) Objective-C
11 6 (1.94%) PHP
11 6 (1.94%) Ruby
12 5 (1.61%) XPath
13 3 (0.97%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.97%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.65%) Perl
14 2 (0.65%) VBA
15 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 116 (37.42%) Security Cleared
2 96 (30.97%) DV Cleared
3 38 (12.26%) Degree
4 35 (11.29%) SC Cleared
5 26 (8.39%) ISEB
6 25 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (7.74%) ISTQB
8 23 (7.42%) CCNA
9 19 (6.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (4.19%) GIAC
10 13 (4.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 13 (4.19%) JNCIA
10 13 (4.19%) MCSE
11 7 (2.26%) CISSP
11 7 (2.26%) GSEC
11 7 (2.26%) MBCS
12 6 (1.94%) Linux+ Certification
12 6 (1.94%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (1.94%) Security+ Certification
12 6 (1.94%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.77%) SLA
2 4 (1.29%) QA
3 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) SDET
System Software
1 45 (14.52%) Active Directory
2 40 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (6.77%) Hyper-V
4 17 (5.48%) Virtual Desktop
5 13 (4.19%) Docker
6 10 (3.23%) vSphere
7 4 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (0.65%) Firmware
9 2 (0.65%) NFS
9 2 (0.65%) XenApp
10 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (9.35%) SCCM
2 6 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.94%) Puppet
2 6 (1.94%) Salt
2 6 (1.94%) WSUS
3 4 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.29%) SCOM
4 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.65%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.65%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.65%) SnapMirror
5 2 (0.65%) SnapVault
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.32%) Nagios
6 1 (0.32%) OpenView
Vendors
1 46 (14.84%) VMware
2 27 (8.71%) HP
3 24 (7.74%) Cisco
4 14 (4.52%) Juniper
5 13 (4.19%) SAP
6 9 (2.90%) Oracle
7 7 (2.26%) Cloudera
8 6 (1.94%) Citrix
9 4 (1.29%) Nintex
10 3 (0.97%) Dell
10 3 (0.97%) Sophos
10 3 (0.97%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.65%) 3PAR
11 2 (0.65%) Brocade
11 2 (0.65%) Civica
11 2 (0.65%) EMC
11 2 (0.65%) Intel Security
11 2 (0.65%) Isilon
11 2 (0.65%) Meraki
11 2 (0.65%) NetApp
Tetbury, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + 6k bonus + pension + healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £3499 - £4499 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Tecknuovo Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
FT Select
Salary: £19,000 per annum + 25% shift allowance + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 per annum + Car & Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucester
Mint
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Iress
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
First Solution
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago