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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 13 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 26 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 13.61% 7.25% 16.58%
As % of the Vendors category 24.53% 17.95% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 32
Median salary £37,500 £32,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £20,150 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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
106 78 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 55.50% 40.41% 53.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 78 84
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +53.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +11 23 £36,250 +7.40% 9
Shrewsbury - 1 £40,000 - 2
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 37 (50.68%) MS Excel
2 32 (43.84%) Windows
3 21 (28.77%) SQL
4 19 (26.03%) Degree
5 16 (21.92%) Unix
6 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
7 13 (17.81%) Active Directory
8 11 (15.07%) Project Management
8 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (15.07%) SLA
8 11 (15.07%) Oracle
9 10 (13.70%) .NET
9 10 (13.70%) XML
9 10 (13.70%) Visual Studio
9 10 (13.70%) CSS
9 10 (13.70%) SAN
9 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (13.70%) MS PowerPoint
10 9 (12.33%) Citrix
10 9 (12.33%) MS Exchange
10 9 (12.33%) IIS
10 9 (12.33%) PRINCE2
10 9 (12.33%) MySQL
10 9 (12.33%) HTML
10 9 (12.33%) Java
11 8 (10.96%) C#
11 8 (10.96%) SharePoint
11 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (10.96%) ISEB
11 8 (10.96%) VMware

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 9 (12.33%) IIS
1 9 (12.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.96%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.22%) Apache
3 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (5.48%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.11%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.74%) CMS
7 2 (2.74%) Documentum
7 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 37 (50.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (9.59%) MS Office
4 4 (5.48%) MS Project
5 3 (4.11%) InfoPath
6 1 (1.37%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.37%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.37%) InDesign
6 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (5.48%) Infor LN
1 4 (5.48%) MFGPRO
2 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Office 365
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.74%) SaaS
5 1 (1.37%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) SAN
2 7 (9.59%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (8.22%) DDNS
3 6 (8.22%) DNS
3 6 (8.22%) NAS
3 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.85%) LAN
4 5 (6.85%) WAN
5 1 (1.37%) Internet
5 1 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.33%) MySQL
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.37%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.37%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.37%) Expression Studio
3 1 (1.37%) FrontPage
3 1 (1.37%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.37%) Selenium
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.37%) Xcode
General
1 7 (9.59%) Advertising
1 7 (9.59%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Analyst
2 12 (16.44%) Developer
3 7 (9.59%) Service Analyst
3 7 (9.59%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (6.85%) .NET Developer
4 5 (6.85%) Systems Manager
4 5 (6.85%) Systems Support
4 5 (6.85%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Excel Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) IT Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Logistics Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Support Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Systems Support Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.11%) ERP Support
6 3 (4.11%) Governance Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Help Desk Adviser
6 3 (4.11%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (4.11%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) .NET
1 10 (13.70%) CSS
1 10 (13.70%) XML
2 9 (12.33%) HTML
3 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.85%) jQuery
5 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.48%) XSLT
6 3 (4.11%) Ajax
6 3 (4.11%) LINQ
6 3 (4.11%) Web Services
6 3 (4.11%) WPF
7 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (2.74%) HTML5
7 2 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.37%) Android SDK
8 1 (1.37%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (1.37%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (9.59%) Clustering
2 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.74%) User Experience
3 1 (1.37%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.37%) New Media
3 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.84%) Windows
2 16 (21.92%) Unix
3 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.85%) Linux
6 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.48%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.11%) Windows Vista
7 3 (4.11%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.74%) Android
8 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.37%) CentOS
9 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.07%) Project Management
2 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.33%) PRINCE2
4 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (9.59%) MVC
5 7 (9.59%) SDLC
6 6 (8.22%) Content Management
6 6 (8.22%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (8.22%) ERP
6 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.85%) B2B
7 5 (6.85%) E-Procurement
7 5 (6.85%) Test Strategy
8 4 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.48%) ITIL
8 4 (5.48%) Logistics
8 4 (5.48%) Release Management
8 4 (5.48%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.48%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) SQL
2 9 (12.33%) Java
3 8 (10.96%) C#
4 6 (8.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.22%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.85%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.48%) C
6 4 (5.48%) COBOL
7 2 (2.74%) PHP
7 2 (2.74%) VB
7 2 (2.74%) VB6
8 1 (1.37%) F#
8 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (26.03%) Degree
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (10.96%) ISEB
4 6 (8.22%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (5.48%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (5.48%) PMI Certification
5 4 (5.48%) PMP
5 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.11%) MCSD
6 3 (4.11%) SANS
7 2 (2.74%) MCAD
7 2 (2.74%) MCPD
7 2 (2.74%) MCTS
8 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.37%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) SLA
2 3 (4.11%) COBIT
2 3 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.11%) PMO
3 2 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (17.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.74%) XenApp
4 1 (1.37%) vCloud
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Oracle
2 9 (12.33%) Citrix
3 8 (10.96%) SolarWinds
3 8 (10.96%) VMware
4 4 (5.48%) Google
4 4 (5.48%) Infor
4 4 (5.48%) JD Edwards
4 4 (5.48%) QAD
4 4 (5.48%) webMethods
5 3 (4.11%) HP
6 2 (2.74%) EMC
6 2 (2.74%) Pega
7 1 (1.37%) Adobe
7 1 (1.37%) Apple
7 1 (1.37%) SAP
7 1 (1.37%) Xamarin
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + flexi hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
The SmartList
Posted: 16 days ago
Whitchurch, Shropshire
The SmartList
Posted: 16 days ago
Telford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
The SmartList
Posted: 23 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: £42500- £47500
Posted: 19 days ago