The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 19 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 51.35% 7.32% 9.09%
As % of the Vendors category 70.37% 15.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £35,750 £28,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.43% -59.28%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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 Rugby region.

Vendors Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
27 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 72.97% 48.78% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 4
Average salary £31,250 £30,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £70,000 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 9 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Rugby

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
3 12 (63.16%) Avaya
3 12 (63.16%) Juniper
3 12 (63.16%) HP
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco
3 12 (63.16%) IBM
3 12 (63.16%) CCNP
3 12 (63.16%) CCNA
3 12 (63.16%) CCDA
3 12 (63.16%) CCDP
3 12 (63.16%) LAN
3 12 (63.16%) WAN
3 12 (63.16%) Meraki
3 12 (63.16%) Data Centre
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
4 11 (57.89%) DNS
4 11 (57.89%) Network Design
5 10 (52.63%) VLAN
6 9 (47.37%) Wireless
6 9 (47.37%) ADSL
7 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
7 4 (21.05%) SLA
7 4 (21.05%) MS Office
7 4 (21.05%) iPhone
7 4 (21.05%) Video Conferencing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
2 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) LAN
1 12 (63.16%) WAN
2 11 (57.89%) DNS
3 10 (52.63%) VLAN
4 9 (47.37%) ADSL
4 9 (47.37%) Wireless
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
2 12 (63.16%) Network Engineer
2 12 (63.16%) Support Analyst
3 10 (52.63%) Network Analyst
3 10 (52.63%) Support Engineer
4 9 (47.37%) Network Support
4 9 (47.37%) Network Support Analyst
4 9 (47.37%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) EPoS Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) IT Support
5 3 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Network Systems Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Developer
7 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) Classic ASP
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) HTML5
1 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) iPhone
2 4 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (15.79%) EPoS
4 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Network Design
2 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) CCDA
1 12 (63.16%) CCDP
1 12 (63.16%) CCNA
1 12 (63.16%) CCNP
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Avaya
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) HP
2 12 (63.16%) IBM
2 12 (63.16%) Juniper
2 12 (63.16%) Meraki