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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 35 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.77% 12.50% 37.82%
As % of the Vendors category 22.15% 30.69% 47.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 40
Median salary £28,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,000 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,025 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +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
158 101 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 48.62% 40.73% 78.99%
Number of salaries quoted 136 75 67
Median salary £34,455 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.86% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £56,000
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 August 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 August 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 -5 20 £34,455 +9.38% 4
Shrewsbury +1 3 £45,000 +13.92%
Ellesmere - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 25 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 19 (29.23%) Windows
3 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
4 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
5 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (20.00%) C#
7 12 (18.46%) MS Office
7 12 (18.46%) .NET
8 11 (16.92%) ITIL
8 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (16.92%) Project Management
8 11 (16.92%) Apple iOS
9 10 (15.38%) Asset Management
9 10 (15.38%) Degree
9 10 (15.38%) SCCM
9 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
9 10 (15.38%) SLA
9 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
9 10 (15.38%) SQL
9 10 (15.38%) Service Delivery
9 10 (15.38%) Finance
10 9 (13.85%) Publishing
10 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (13.85%) Intel Security
10 9 (13.85%) Statistics
10 9 (13.85%) BitLocker
10 9 (13.85%) MobileIron
10 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
12 7 (10.77%) MCSD

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 7 (10.77%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.23%) Documentum
3 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.62%) IIS
5 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.08%) JBoss
6 1 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 12 (18.46%) MS Office
3 5 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.54%) MS Project
4 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (4.62%) MFGPRO
2 2 (3.08%) Infor LN
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.08%) DHCP
2 2 (3.08%) DNS
2 2 (3.08%) Firewall
2 2 (3.08%) LAN
2 2 (3.08%) WAN
3 1 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.54%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.54%) MSI
2 1 (1.54%) MSTest
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Publishing
3 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.15%) Banking
4 4 (6.15%) Games
5 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Analyst
2 12 (18.46%) Developer
3 9 (13.85%) Desktop Support
3 9 (13.85%) Desktop Support Technician
3 9 (13.85%) Desktop Technician
3 9 (13.85%) Support Technician
4 7 (10.77%) Applications Support
5 6 (9.23%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Applications Manager
7 3 (4.62%) IT Technician
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Cloud Developer
8 2 (3.08%) IT Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) .NET
2 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 7 (10.77%) .NET Framework
4 6 (9.23%) HTML
5 4 (6.15%) CSS
6 3 (4.62%) HTML5
6 3 (4.62%) jQuery
7 2 (3.08%) Ajax
7 2 (3.08%) Web Services
7 2 (3.08%) XML
8 1 (1.54%) CAML
8 1 (1.54%) MFC
8 1 (1.54%) REST
8 1 (1.54%) SOAP
8 1 (1.54%) XHTML
8 1 (1.54%) XSLT
8 1 (1.54%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.85%) Statistics
3 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) EPoS
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.54%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Windows
2 11 (16.92%) Apple iOS
3 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) Android
6 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) ITIL
1 11 (16.92%) Project Management
2 10 (15.38%) Asset Management
2 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 10 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.23%) Case Management
4 6 (9.23%) Content Management
5 5 (7.69%) Change Control
5 5 (7.69%) Information Security
5 5 (7.69%) OOD
5 5 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 5 (7.69%) Project Governance
6 4 (6.15%) ERP
6 4 (6.15%) Mobile Development
6 4 (6.15%) MVC
6 4 (6.15%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (6.15%) OOP
6 4 (6.15%) Time Management
7 3 (4.62%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.00%) C#
2 10 (15.38%) SQL
3 6 (9.23%) F#
3 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.15%) Java
4 4 (6.15%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.15%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.54%) C
5 1 (1.54%) C++
5 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (15.38%) Degree
3 7 (10.77%) MCSD
4 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.69%) ISEB
6 2 (3.08%) MCSE
7 1 (1.54%) CISSP
7 1 (1.54%) CITP
7 1 (1.54%) CRISC
7 1 (1.54%) MCP
7 1 (1.54%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.85%) BitLocker
3 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Intel Security
1 9 (13.85%) MobileIron
2 6 (9.23%) EMC
2 6 (9.23%) Pega
2 6 (9.23%) VMware
3 4 (6.15%) Citrix
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) Veeam
4 3 (4.62%) Infor
4 3 (4.62%) JD Edwards
4 3 (4.62%) QAD
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco
6 1 (1.54%) Google
6 1 (1.54%) HP
6 1 (1.54%) PayPal
6 1 (1.54%) WorldPay
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