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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halesowen 25.00% 7.69% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 25.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £37,500 £25,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halesowen 50.00% 30.77% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% +38.09%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Halesowen

The demand trend of job ads across the Halesowen region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 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 Halesowen region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Web Filtering
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Presales
3 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) SAS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Halesowen 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 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) ADSL
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) PPTP
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Data Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (75.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam