The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Rugby region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 1 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 14.29% 57.69% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 26.19% 71.43% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 10
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
42 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 54.55% 80.77% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 32
Average salary £35,000 £34,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% +15.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Warwickshire

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Rugby

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Rugby

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Rugby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Rugby region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Rugby

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
4 9 (39.13%) C#
4 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
5 8 (34.78%) MVC
5 8 (34.78%) VMware
5 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 7 (30.43%) Classic ASP
6 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
6 7 (30.43%) Migration
6 7 (30.43%) Web Development
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (26.09%) MCITP
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
7 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
8 5 (21.74%) SAP
8 5 (21.74%) Linux
8 5 (21.74%) SAN
8 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
8 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (17.39%) MCSE
10 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.04%) SharePoint

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) Umbraco
3 2 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) WordPress
4 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.70%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Web Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Server Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) CMS Developer
7 1 (4.35%) IT Support
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) Classic ASP
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.35%) Symmetrix
2 1 (4.35%) EMC Centera
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) Migration
2 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
2 7 (30.43%) Web Development
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.70%) Time Management
4 2 (8.70%) Kanban
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) DSDM
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
3 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (26.09%) MCITP
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (17.39%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) MCSA
3 2 (8.70%) MCTS
4 1 (4.35%) NCDA
4 1 (4.35%) NCIE
4 1 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.70%) XenApp
4 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) EPiServer
3 2 (8.70%) Sitecore
3 2 (8.70%) Veeam
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) Isilon
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
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