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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 13 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 5.66% 17.24% 12.90%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 33.33% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
24 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 45.28% 51.72% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 10
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +84.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) DHCP
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (26.67%) NetScreen
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Vista
4 4 (26.67%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) vSphere
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Office 365
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) CMS
6 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (13.33%) VB.NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) CMS
3 2 (13.33%) Umbraco
3 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) WordPress
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Drupal
4 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) NetScreen
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) Classic ASP
4 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) AS400
2 1 (6.67%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Vista
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (13.33%) Web Development
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) OOD
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) HND
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) HP
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) EPiServer
2 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (6.67%) Lotus
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