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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 68 57 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 26.36% 23.95% 23.75%
As % of the Vendors category 59.13% 40.71% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 54 49 72
Median salary £33,250 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.83% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £20,030 £21,275
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
115 140 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 44.57% 58.82% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 91 100 130
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 10 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Solihull

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 36 (41.38%) SQL
2 35 (40.23%) MS Excel
3 29 (33.33%) Windows
3 29 (33.33%) C#
4 27 (31.03%) Active Directory
5 26 (29.89%) .NET
6 24 (27.59%) ASP.NET
7 22 (25.29%) MVC
7 22 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (24.14%) Visual Studio
8 21 (24.14%) JavaScript
8 21 (24.14%) Citrix
9 20 (22.99%) HTML
9 20 (22.99%) CSS
9 20 (22.99%) VMware
9 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (21.84%) Web Development
11 18 (20.69%) Software Engineering
11 18 (20.69%) AngularJS
12 17 (19.54%) KnockoutJS
12 17 (19.54%) TypeScript
12 17 (19.54%) .NET Framework
12 17 (19.54%) jQuery
12 17 (19.54%) Hyper-V
12 17 (19.54%) Angular 2
13 16 (18.39%) Performance Optimisation
13 16 (18.39%) SOLID
13 16 (18.39%) TDD
13 16 (18.39%) Responsive Web Design
13 16 (18.39%) Big Data

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 15 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.20%) IIS
3 6 (6.90%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.30%) SAS
5 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.15%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 35 (40.23%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.49%) MS Office
3 5 (5.75%) MS Project
4 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (11.49%) Office 365
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.15%) IaaS
3 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.49%) Firewall
2 5 (5.75%) LAN
3 3 (3.45%) DNS
4 2 (2.30%) DHCP
4 2 (2.30%) Internet
4 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) Big Data
2 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.30%) DB2
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (24.14%) Visual Studio
2 14 (16.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (12.64%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.75%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (18.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Law
2 1 (1.15%) Legal
2 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (20.69%) Developer
2 16 (18.39%) .NET Developer
2 16 (18.39%) Analyst
3 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 14 (16.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (16.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (16.09%) C# Developer
5 10 (11.49%) IT Support
6 9 (10.34%) Software Developer
7 8 (9.20%) .NET Software Developer
7 8 (9.20%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Support Analyst
7 8 (9.20%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (8.05%) Applications Support
8 7 (8.05%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Applications Consultant
9 6 (6.90%) Software Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.89%) .NET
2 24 (27.59%) ASP.NET
3 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (22.99%) CSS
3 20 (22.99%) HTML
4 18 (20.69%) AngularJS
5 17 (19.54%) .NET Framework
5 17 (19.54%) Angular 2
5 17 (19.54%) jQuery
5 17 (19.54%) KnockoutJS
6 16 (18.39%) Entity Framework
7 15 (17.24%) LESS
7 15 (17.24%) Sass
7 15 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (12.64%) Node.js
9 10 (11.49%) XML
10 6 (6.90%) JSON
10 6 (6.90%) SOAP
11 2 (2.30%) Web Services
12 1 (1.15%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Algorithms
2 10 (11.49%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (8.05%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.45%) Digital TV
5 3 (3.45%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.30%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.30%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.15%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.15%) FMCG
7 1 (1.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (6.90%) Linux
3 4 (4.60%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.15%) Android
5 1 (1.15%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (25.29%) MVC
2 19 (21.84%) Web Development
3 18 (20.69%) Software Engineering
4 16 (18.39%) Dependency Injection
4 16 (18.39%) ITIL
4 16 (18.39%) OOP
4 16 (18.39%) Performance Optimisation
4 16 (18.39%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (18.39%) SOLID
4 16 (18.39%) TDD
5 10 (11.49%) Pair Programming
6 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.90%) Project Management
7 5 (5.75%) Business Analytics
7 5 (5.75%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.75%) High Availability
7 5 (5.75%) ITIL V3
7 5 (5.75%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.38%) SQL
2 29 (33.33%) C#
3 21 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 17 (19.54%) TypeScript
5 11 (12.64%) R
6 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.75%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.60%) Java
8 3 (3.45%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.15%) VB
9 1 (1.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.30%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.15%) CCA
4 1 (1.15%) Degree
4 1 (1.15%) MCSA
4 1 (1.15%) MCSD
4 1 (1.15%) MCSE
4 1 (1.15%) NCDA
4 1 (1.15%) NCIE
4 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.15%) ISO22301
1 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.54%) Hyper-V
3 15 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (12.64%) Docker
5 7 (8.05%) XenApp
6 4 (4.60%) UAG
6 4 (4.60%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.30%) vSphere
9 1 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) SCCM
2 2 (2.30%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (24.14%) Citrix
2 20 (22.99%) VMware
3 12 (13.79%) NetApp
4 10 (11.49%) Dell
5 9 (10.34%) EqualLogic
6 7 (8.05%) Dynatrace
6 7 (8.05%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.60%) Xamarin
8 2 (2.30%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.30%) Cisco
8 2 (2.30%) EMC
8 2 (2.30%) Symantec
9 1 (1.15%) Apple
9 1 (1.15%) HP
9 1 (1.15%) IBM
9 1 (1.15%) Lotus
9 1 (1.15%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.15%) Nimsoft
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