The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leamington Spa region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 21 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 5.19% 13.33% 21.77%
As % of the Vendors category 22.22% 28.57% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 32
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Warwickshire

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

Vendors Category
Leamington Spa
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18 35 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 23.38% 46.67% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 75
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Leamington Spa

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Leamington Spa

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Leamington Spa

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Leamington Spa

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leamington Spa 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 18 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (33.33%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (28.57%) MCSE
4 6 (28.57%) MCSA
4 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 6 (28.57%) DHCP
4 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 6 (28.57%) VPN
4 6 (28.57%) DNS
4 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 6 (28.57%) Dell
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (28.57%) MCITP
4 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
5 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 5 (23.81%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) MS Project

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leamington Spa 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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Project
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DHCP
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 6 (28.57%) VPN
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Automotive
2 4 (19.05%) Legal
3 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Data Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Project Coordinator
3 4 (19.05%) Project Support Officer
3 4 (19.05%) IT Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Coordinator
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Senior IT Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Project Officer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Project Support Coordinator
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) EqualLogic
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) CCTV
3 1 (4.76%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) UNIX
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Cyber Security
5 4 (19.05%) Document Management
5 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Benchmarking
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.52%) MVC
7 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) TDD
8 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) MCSE
1 6 (28.57%) MCSA
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (28.57%) MCITP
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) RHEV
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Dell
3 3 (14.29%) EMC
3 3 (14.29%) Hitachi
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Mercator