The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 13.85% - 23.53%
As % of the Vendors category 34.62% - 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 12
Average salary £32,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Worcestershire

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

Vendors Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 40.00% 54.35% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 34
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Redditch

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Redditch

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Redditch region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Redditch

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 7 (38.89%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) Business Objects
5 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) Ajax
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) Android
7 4 (22.22%) JSON
7 4 (22.22%) WCF
7 4 (22.22%) WPF
7 4 (22.22%) Android Development

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (11.11%) Star Schema
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.56%) BODI
6 1 (5.56%) Informix
6 1 (5.56%) MySQL
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Hudson
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Business Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Business Objects Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
1 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 7 (38.89%) CSS
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) jQuery
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) Ajax
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 4 (22.22%) JSON
4 4 (22.22%) WCF
4 4 (22.22%) WPF
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) Android Development
3 2 (11.11%) Logistics
3 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VBScript
5 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
1 6 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) Avaya
3 2 (11.11%) Mitel
3 2 (11.11%) Huawei
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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