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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 24 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 31 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.40% 17.54% 36.61%
As % of the Vendors category 17.51% 30.30% 61.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 38
Median salary £28,000 £26,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.67% -10.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,900 £18,850 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
177 132 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 47.97% 57.89% 59.82%
Number of salaries quoted 137 111 56
Median salary £31,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -19 18 £32,500 +25.00% 5
Shrewsbury -3 7 £20,500 -48.75%
Ludlow - 2 £26,250 -
Oswestry 0 1 £20,500 -31.66%
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 19 (48.72%) MS Excel
2 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) MS Office
3 12 (30.77%) SQL
4 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
5 9 (23.08%) .NET
6 8 (20.51%) C#
6 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
7 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
7 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
7 7 (17.95%) Finance
8 6 (15.38%) VMware
8 6 (15.38%) Information Security
8 6 (15.38%) jQuery
8 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (15.38%) Project Management
8 6 (15.38%) HTML
8 6 (15.38%) CSS
8 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
9 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
9 5 (12.82%) Banking
9 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.82%) HTML5
10 4 (10.26%) Time Management
10 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (10.26%) Web Development
10 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
10 4 (10.26%) SLA
11 3 (7.69%) B2B

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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.13%) CMS
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (48.72%) MS Excel
2 17 (43.59%) MS Office
3 3 (7.69%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.56%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) DHCP
1 3 (7.69%) DNS
1 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) LAN
2 2 (5.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
1 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Games
3 2 (5.13%) Local Government
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Applications Support
4 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.26%) IT Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) IT Technician
6 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Field Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) .NET
2 6 (15.38%) CSS
2 6 (15.38%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) jQuery
3 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.82%) HTML5
4 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.69%) Web Services
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
5 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.13%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (2.56%) Ajax
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (2.56%) CSS3
6 1 (2.56%) LINQ
6 1 (2.56%) Sass
6 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) EPoS
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.13%) Android
4 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Information Security
1 6 (15.38%) Project Management
2 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
3 4 (10.26%) Time Management
3 4 (10.26%) Web Development
4 3 (7.69%) B2B
4 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.69%) MVC
4 3 (7.69%) SIEM
4 3 (7.69%) TDD
4 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.56%) Android Development
6 1 (2.56%) Change Control
6 1 (2.56%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) C#
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.13%) F#
5 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) CISSP
1 2 (5.13%) CRISC
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MCSD
2 1 (2.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.56%) OSCP
2 1 (2.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) VMware
2 3 (7.69%) Adobe
2 3 (7.69%) Citrix
2 3 (7.69%) HP
2 3 (7.69%) Veeam
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Infor
4 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.56%) QAD
4 1 (2.56%) Telerik
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