The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 22 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 46 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.34% 19.57% 31.25%
As % of the Vendors category 14.84% 39.32% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 33
Median salary £34,455 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.29% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Microsoft
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
155 117 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 42.70% 49.79% 66.96%
Number of salaries quoted 126 94 60
Median salary £35,000 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Shropshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -15 17 £34,455 +25.29% 3
Shrewsbury +1 5 £27,500 -30.37% 1
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 21 (40.38%) MS Excel
2 18 (34.62%) Windows
3 17 (32.69%) MS Office
3 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
4 15 (28.85%) .NET
4 15 (28.85%) C#
5 14 (26.92%) SQL
6 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
7 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
7 10 (19.23%) HTML
7 10 (19.23%) Finance
8 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
8 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
9 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (15.38%) CSS
9 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
9 8 (15.38%) Project Management
9 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
10 7 (13.46%) HTML5
11 6 (11.54%) jQuery
11 6 (11.54%) Degree
11 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
11 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
11 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (11.54%) VMware
11 6 (11.54%) Information Security
12 5 (9.62%) Web Services
12 5 (9.62%) VB.NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.77%) Documentum
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.77%) IIS
4 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.85%) CMS
4 2 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (40.38%) MS Excel
2 17 (32.69%) MS Office
3 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.77%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) MFGPRO
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.92%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.77%) DHCP
2 3 (5.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.85%) Firewall
3 2 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.85%) LAN
3 2 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) MySQL
2 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.92%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.92%) MSI
3 1 (1.92%) MSTest
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.62%) Banking
4 4 (7.69%) Games
5 2 (3.85%) Local Government
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Applications Support
3 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
4 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 4 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
5 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (5.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
5 3 (5.77%) IT Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) IT Technician
5 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) .NET
2 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
3 10 (19.23%) HTML
4 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 8 (15.38%) CSS
5 7 (13.46%) HTML5
6 6 (11.54%) jQuery
7 5 (9.62%) Web Services
8 2 (3.85%) Ajax
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.85%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.85%) XML
9 1 (1.92%) CAML
9 1 (1.92%) CSS3
9 1 (1.92%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (1.92%) REST
9 1 (1.92%) Sass
9 1 (1.92%) XSLT
9 1 (1.92%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) EPoS
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.77%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.85%) Android
5 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.85%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.38%) Project Management
3 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
4 6 (11.54%) Information Security
5 4 (7.69%) Change Control
5 4 (7.69%) OOP
5 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 4 (7.69%) TDD
5 4 (7.69%) Time Management
5 4 (7.69%) Web Development
6 3 (5.77%) B2B
6 3 (5.77%) Case Management
6 3 (5.77%) Content Management
6 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.77%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (5.77%) MVC
6 3 (5.77%) OOD
6 3 (5.77%) Project Governance
7 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) C#
2 14 (26.92%) SQL
3 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.69%) F#
5 4 (7.69%) Java
5 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) C
6 1 (1.92%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.54%) Degree
3 5 (9.62%) MCSD
4 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.77%) ISEB
6 2 (3.85%) CISSP
6 2 (3.85%) CRISC
7 1 (1.92%) CITP
7 1 (1.92%) MCP
7 1 (1.92%) MCSE
7 1 (1.92%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) VMware
2 4 (7.69%) Citrix
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Veeam
3 3 (5.77%) Adobe
3 3 (5.77%) EMC
3 3 (5.77%) Pega
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco
4 2 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) Infor
5 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.92%) PayPal
5 1 (1.92%) QAD
5 1 (1.92%) WorldPay
Telford, Shropshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 4 days ago
Shropshire
Simon James IT
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Shrewsbury
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22,000 - 30,000
Posted: 6 days ago