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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 176 122 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.06% 12.55% 19.23%
As % of the Vendors category 31.54% 28.50% 44.01%
Number of salaries quoted 160 110 199
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
558 428 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.73% 44.03% 43.69%
Number of salaries quoted 475 368 438
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +14 71 £35,000 -26.31% 4
Cheltenham -4 48 £38,750 -2.51% 6
Cirencester -4 5 £35,000 -20.00%
Stroud - 2 £38,750 -
Filton - 1 £36,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 160 (49.23%) Windows
2 134 (41.23%) MS Excel
3 115 (35.38%) Security Cleared
4 91 (28.00%) DV Cleared
5 84 (25.85%) C#
6 80 (24.62%) .NET
7 77 (23.69%) MS Office
8 75 (23.08%) ITIL
9 74 (22.77%) SQL
9 74 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
10 70 (21.54%) SQL Server
11 66 (20.31%) VMware
12 61 (18.77%) Windows Server
13 58 (17.85%) VMware Infrastructure
14 54 (16.62%) JavaScript
14 54 (16.62%) Windows Server 2012
15 53 (16.31%) Active Directory
16 52 (16.00%) ASP.NET
16 52 (16.00%) Linux
17 51 (15.69%) Windows 7
18 50 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
19 47 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
19 47 (14.46%) MS Exchange
20 44 (13.54%) XML
20 44 (13.54%) C
20 44 (13.54%) SC Cleared
21 40 (12.31%) Finance
21 40 (12.31%) Scrum
22 39 (12.00%) Degree
23 37 (11.38%) Service Management

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 47 (14.46%) MS Exchange
2 29 (8.92%) SharePoint
3 27 (8.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (3.38%) IIS
7 8 (2.46%) Apache Pig
7 8 (2.46%) Skype for Business
8 5 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.92%) JBoss
10 3 (0.92%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.62%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 134 (41.23%) MS Excel
2 77 (23.69%) MS Office
3 14 (4.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.54%) AutoCAD
4 5 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.54%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.62%) MS Project
5 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 12 (3.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (9.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.69%) Office 365
3 8 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.23%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (0.62%) iPaaS
5 2 (0.62%) PaaS
5 2 (0.62%) SaaS
5 2 (0.62%) Trello
6 1 (0.31%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.31%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.31%) Firewall
2 24 (7.38%) TCP/IP
3 19 (5.85%) Internet
4 18 (5.54%) SSH
5 16 (4.92%) Network Security
5 16 (4.92%) NNTP
5 16 (4.92%) SMTP
5 16 (4.92%) X.400
5 16 (4.92%) X.500
6 14 (4.31%) DNS
6 14 (4.31%) HTTP
7 12 (3.69%) DHCP
7 12 (3.69%) Junos
8 11 (3.38%) VPN
9 10 (3.08%) SAN
9 10 (3.08%) SSL
10 7 (2.15%) LAN
10 7 (2.15%) Structured Cabling
10 7 (2.15%) WAN
10 7 (2.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.23%) Hadoop
3 13 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (3.69%) MongoDB
5 11 (3.38%) Big Data
6 9 (2.77%) MySQL
7 8 (2.46%) Apache Hive
7 8 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (1.85%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.92%) MS Access
12 3 (0.92%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.62%) Data Lake
13 2 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 50 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (9.54%) JIRA
3 25 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 20 (6.15%) Git (software)
5 18 (5.54%) Zephyr
6 15 (4.62%) Subversion
7 14 (4.31%) Selenium
8 13 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (3.38%) Bitbucket
9 11 (3.38%) WiX
10 10 (3.08%) InstallShield
11 9 (2.77%) Jenkins
12 8 (2.46%) CodeSonar
12 8 (2.46%) git-flow
12 8 (2.46%) Robot Framework
13 6 (1.85%) SpecFlow
14 5 (1.54%) Maven
15 4 (1.23%) Cucumber
15 4 (1.23%) WebDriver
16 3 (0.92%) Vagrant
General
1 40 (12.31%) Finance
2 18 (5.54%) Marketing
3 17 (5.23%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.69%) Electronics
6 9 (2.77%) Advertising
7 8 (2.46%) Retail
8 3 (0.92%) Military
9 2 (0.62%) Legal
10 1 (0.31%) Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 51 (15.69%) Developer
2 46 (14.15%) Analyst
3 38 (11.69%) Support Engineer
4 36 (11.08%) Desktop Support
5 34 (10.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 30 (9.23%) .NET Developer
7 27 (8.31%) 2nd Line Support
8 26 (8.00%) C# Developer
9 24 (7.38%) Support Analyst
9 24 (7.38%) Tester
10 23 (7.08%) Windows Engineer
11 22 (6.77%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (5.23%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 17 (5.23%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 17 (5.23%) Desktop Analyst
12 17 (5.23%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 16 (4.92%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
13 16 (4.92%) Test Analyst
14 15 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
15 13 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (24.62%) .NET
2 52 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 44 (13.54%) XML
4 33 (10.15%) .NET Framework
4 33 (10.15%) Web Services
5 31 (9.54%) REST
6 27 (8.31%) SOAP
7 21 (6.46%) HTML
8 18 (5.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (5.23%) Gherkin
9 17 (5.23%) jQuery
10 13 (4.00%) AngularJS
11 12 (3.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (3.69%) CSS
12 10 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 10 (3.08%) Spring MVC
12 10 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (2.46%) Django
13 8 (2.46%) Node.js
13 8 (2.46%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.38%) Data Centre
2 22 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.46%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.54%) Driving Licence
5 14 (4.31%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (2.77%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.15%) Device Driver
8 6 (1.85%) Cybercrime
8 6 (1.85%) iPad
8 6 (1.85%) Statistics
9 5 (1.54%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.54%) Physics
10 4 (1.23%) Blog
10 4 (1.23%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.92%) Celerra
11 3 (0.92%) CLARiiON
11 3 (0.92%) Clustering
11 3 (0.92%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.92%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 160 (49.23%) Windows
2 61 (18.77%) Windows Server
3 54 (16.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (16.00%) Linux
5 51 (15.69%) Windows 7
6 47 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (5.54%) Android
8 16 (4.92%) Mac OS X
9 11 (3.38%) Apple iOS
10 10 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (2.77%) Unix
12 6 (1.85%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.85%) Windows 10
13 4 (1.23%) CentOS
14 3 (0.92%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (0.92%) Debian
14 3 (0.92%) Solaris
15 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.31%) VMS
16 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (23.08%) ITIL
2 74 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (12.31%) Scrum
4 37 (11.38%) Service Management
5 32 (9.85%) Infrastructure Management
5 32 (9.85%) MVC
6 30 (9.23%) Service Delivery
7 29 (8.92%) Kanban
8 22 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (6.77%) DevOps
8 22 (6.77%) Problem Management
9 20 (6.15%) Data Transformation
9 20 (6.15%) Defect Management
9 20 (6.15%) ITSM
9 20 (6.15%) SOA
9 20 (6.15%) Software Engineering
10 19 (5.85%) BDD
10 19 (5.85%) Data Protection
10 19 (5.85%) OO
10 19 (5.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 84 (25.85%) C#
2 74 (22.77%) SQL
3 54 (16.62%) JavaScript
4 44 (13.54%) C
5 37 (11.38%) PowerShell
6 27 (8.31%) Java
7 17 (5.23%) C++
7 17 (5.23%) Python
8 9 (2.77%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.46%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.46%) Objective-C
9 8 (2.46%) PHP
9 8 (2.46%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.23%) Ruby
11 3 (0.92%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.92%) VB
12 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.62%) VBA
12 2 (0.62%) XPath
13 1 (0.31%) X++
Qualifications
1 115 (35.38%) Security Cleared
2 91 (28.00%) DV Cleared
3 44 (13.54%) SC Cleared
4 39 (12.00%) Degree
5 32 (9.85%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (9.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (9.23%) CCNA
8 29 (8.92%) ISEB
9 28 (8.62%) ISTQB
10 25 (7.69%) MCSE
11 15 (4.62%) GIAC
12 13 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (3.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 12 (3.69%) JNCIA
14 8 (2.46%) CompTIA Security+
14 8 (2.46%) Linux+ Certification
14 8 (2.46%) Network+ Certification
14 8 (2.46%) SANS
14 8 (2.46%) Security+ Certification
14 8 (2.46%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.38%) SLA
2 7 (2.15%) QA
3 5 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.31%) SDET
System Software
1 58 (17.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (16.31%) Active Directory
3 30 (9.23%) Hyper-V
4 18 (5.54%) vSphere
5 15 (4.62%) Virtual Desktop
6 12 (3.69%) Docker
7 8 (2.46%) XenApp
8 4 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (0.92%) NFS
9 3 (0.92%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.92%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.92%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.62%) Firmware
10 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (9.85%) SCCM
2 9 (2.77%) Puppet
2 9 (2.77%) SCOM
3 8 (2.46%) Salt
3 8 (2.46%) WSUS
4 4 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.92%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.92%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (0.92%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.92%) SCOrch
5 3 (0.92%) SnapMirror
5 3 (0.92%) SnapVault
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 66 (20.31%) VMware
2 30 (9.23%) HP
3 29 (8.92%) Cisco
4 15 (4.62%) Juniper
5 14 (4.31%) Citrix
6 12 (3.69%) SAP
7 9 (2.77%) Oracle
8 7 (2.15%) Cloudera
8 7 (2.15%) Dell
8 7 (2.15%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.23%) Meru Networks
9 4 (1.23%) Nintex
10 3 (0.92%) 3PAR
10 3 (0.92%) Brocade
10 3 (0.92%) CommVault
10 3 (0.92%) Draytek
10 3 (0.92%) Fortinet
10 3 (0.92%) Intel Security
10 3 (0.92%) Isilon
10 3 (0.92%) NetApp
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Rockfield
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30 000 - £65 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 40 Days Annual Leave + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago