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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 14 13 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 13.70% 18.87% 22.22%
As % of the Vendors category 27.03% 52.63% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 4
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
37 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 50.68% 35.85% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 11
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Redditch

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 6 (54.55%) IIS
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Network Design
2 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (45.45%) VLAN
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Wireless
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 5 (45.45%) WLAN
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) SMTP
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Apache

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 6 (54.55%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) AutoCAD
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Wireless
2 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (45.45%) VLAN
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security
2 5 (45.45%) WLAN
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) SMTP
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (9.09%) Informix
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) IT Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) ASP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) HND
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) SolidWorks
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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