The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 19 48 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 9.27% 18.82% 29.31%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 44.44% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 44 66
Median salary £28,000 £31,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -20.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,600 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £52,500
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 Solihull region.

Vendors Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
76 108 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 37.07% 42.35% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 64 95 92
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,450 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Solihull

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Solihull

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 28 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
3 13 (25.00%) Windows
3 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (23.08%) .NET
5 11 (21.15%) Configuration Management
5 11 (21.15%) ITIL
6 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
6 10 (19.23%) C#
6 10 (19.23%) SQL
6 10 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (17.31%) Patch Management
7 9 (17.31%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (17.31%) MVC
7 9 (17.31%) Finance
8 8 (15.38%) TDD
8 8 (15.38%) Dell
8 8 (15.38%) Citrix
8 8 (15.38%) OOP
8 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 8 (15.38%) MS Office
9 7 (13.46%) CSS
9 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
9 7 (13.46%) Project Management
9 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
9 7 (13.46%) VMware
9 7 (13.46%) Hyper-V

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.92%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.38%) MS Office
3 6 (11.54%) MS Project
4 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.77%) GitHub
4 2 (3.85%) Office 365
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Big Data
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.77%) Xcode
3 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Developer
2 9 (17.31%) Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Administrator
4 6 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Azure Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Angular Developer
6 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Development Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Field Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior
7 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) .NET
2 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 7 (13.46%) CSS
3 7 (13.46%) jQuery
4 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
4 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (9.62%) HTML
4 5 (9.62%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.69%) Angular 2
5 4 (7.69%) Entity Framework
5 4 (7.69%) LESS
5 4 (7.69%) Sass
5 4 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (5.77%) Cocoa
7 2 (3.85%) Web Services
8 1 (1.92%) Ajax
8 1 (1.92%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (1.92%) REST
8 1 (1.92%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (9.62%) EqualLogic
3 4 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.69%) EPoS
4 3 (5.77%) Health Informatics
4 3 (5.77%) Informatics
4 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.92%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) Configuration Management
2 11 (21.15%) ITIL
3 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (17.31%) MVC
3 9 (17.31%) Patch Management
4 8 (15.38%) OOP
4 8 (15.38%) TDD
5 7 (13.46%) Analytics
5 7 (13.46%) Project Management
5 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.54%) Coaching
6 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 6 (11.54%) Scrum
7 5 (9.62%) Web Development
8 4 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (7.69%) iOS Development
8 4 (7.69%) Process Improvement
8 4 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) C#
1 10 (19.23%) SQL
2 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 4 (7.69%) TypeScript
4 3 (5.77%) Apple Swift
4 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.92%) VB
5 1 (1.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (13.46%) Hyper-V
4 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Citrix
1 8 (15.38%) Dell
2 7 (13.46%) VMware
3 5 (9.62%) HP
3 5 (9.62%) NetApp
4 3 (5.77%) Fujitsu
4 3 (5.77%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
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