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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 30.36% 29.21% 12.17%
As % of the Vendors category 58.62% 52.00% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 14
Average salary £22,500 £32,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.68% -37.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
29 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 51.79% 56.18% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 30
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Leamington Spa

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Leamington Spa region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Leamington Spa

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 30 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 19 (47.50%) Windows
4 17 (42.50%) ITIL
4 17 (42.50%) Finance
4 17 (42.50%) VMware
4 17 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (40.00%) MCITP
5 16 (40.00%) Load Balancing
5 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (40.00%) MCSE
5 16 (40.00%) MCSA
5 16 (40.00%) DHCP
5 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 16 (40.00%) VPN
5 16 (40.00%) DNS
5 16 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 16 (40.00%) Dell
5 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 10 (25.00%) SQL
9 8 (20.00%) Degree
9 8 (20.00%) Marketing
9 8 (20.00%) Scrum
10 7 (17.50%) Project Management
10 7 (17.50%) MS Office

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 16 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS Office
3 6 (15.00%) FastStats
4 5 (12.50%) MS Project
5 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) DHCP
1 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 16 (40.00%) VPN
1 16 (40.00%) DNS
2 5 (12.50%) Network Security
3 4 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) ProClarity
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (10.00%) MS Access
4 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Marketing
3 5 (12.50%) Retail
3 5 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (30.00%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Administrator
2 12 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (22.50%) Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Coordinator
4 5 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
4 5 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
4 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Project Officer
4 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Project Support Coordinator
5 4 (10.00%) Senior IT Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) CSS
2 4 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (5.00%) Middleware
3 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (5.00%) iPad
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) iPhone
3 1 (2.50%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.50%) Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) ITIL
2 16 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.00%) Scrum
5 7 (17.50%) Project Management
6 6 (15.00%) ETL
6 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (15.00%) Analytics
7 5 (12.50%) Cyber Security
7 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (12.50%) Document Management
7 5 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Benchmarking
9 2 (5.00%) Regression Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.00%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) C#
2 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 16 (40.00%) MCITP
1 16 (40.00%) MCSE
1 16 (40.00%) MCSA
2 8 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) PhD
System Software
1 17 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) RHEV
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) VMware
2 16 (40.00%) Dell
3 6 (15.00%) Google
4 2 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (2.50%) EMC
5 1 (2.50%) Hitachi
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) IBM