The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Halesowen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Halesowen region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halesowen 33.33% - -
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £21,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Vendors Category
Halesowen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halesowen 33.33% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £21,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Halesowen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Halesowen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Halesowen

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Halesowen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Halesowen region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Halesowen

Microsoft
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Halesowen

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halesowen region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Sage

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Halesowen by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halesowen region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Technician
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support Technician
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sage