The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halesowen 100.00% 20.00% 66.67%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Microsoft
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halesowen region.

Vendors Category
Halesowen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halesowen 100.00% 20.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Halesowen

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) E-business
1 3 (60.00%) PDM
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Information Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Logistics
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) COM
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Halesowen by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Data Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Product Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Coaching
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) E-business
1 3 (60.00%) Information Management
1 3 (60.00%) Logistics
1 3 (60.00%) PDM
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
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