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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 25 45 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 10.68% 16.92% 24.19%
As % of the Vendors category 28.74% 43.27% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 50
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 £25,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
87 104 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 37.18% 39.10% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 71 78 80
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £44,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,980 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +4.95%

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 29 June 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Solihull

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 32 (50.79%) MS Excel
2 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
2 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.40%) Windows
4 15 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (22.22%) .NET
5 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 14 (22.22%) Finance
6 13 (20.63%) MS Office
6 13 (20.63%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (19.05%) SQL
7 12 (19.05%) Scrum
8 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
9 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
9 10 (15.87%) C#
9 10 (15.87%) ITIL
9 10 (15.87%) Project Management
10 9 (14.29%) Dell
10 9 (14.29%) Coaching
10 9 (14.29%) Patch Management
10 9 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (12.70%) Citrix
11 8 (12.70%) HP
11 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (12.70%) Firewall
11 8 (12.70%) MVC
12 7 (11.11%) Big Data
12 7 (11.11%) Analytics
12 7 (11.11%) Apple iOS

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 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.35%) IIS
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (50.79%) MS Excel
2 13 (20.63%) MS Office
3 6 (9.52%) MS Project
4 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.63%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.94%) GitHub
3 4 (6.35%) Office 365
3 4 (6.35%) SaaS
4 3 (4.76%) IaaS
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) Firewall
2 4 (6.35%) Internet
2 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.17%) LAN
3 2 (3.17%) WAN
4 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) Big Data
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.59%) QlikView
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
1 5 (7.94%) Xcode
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Analyst
2 10 (15.87%) Developer
3 7 (11.11%) Administrator
3 7 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 6 (9.52%) IT Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.94%) Azure Administrator
5 5 (7.94%) iOS Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Junior
5 5 (7.94%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Field Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Junior QA Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Junior Test Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.35%) QA Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) .NET
2 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.94%) Web Services
4 4 (6.35%) CSS
5 3 (4.76%) Cocoa
5 3 (4.76%) HTML
5 3 (4.76%) jQuery
6 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.17%) WCF
7 1 (1.59%) Ajax
7 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.59%) CSS3
7 1 (1.59%) HTML5
7 1 (1.59%) JSON
7 1 (1.59%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.59%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (1.59%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (7.94%) EPoS
2 5 (7.94%) EqualLogic
2 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.35%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.35%) Health Informatics
3 4 (6.35%) Informatics
4 3 (4.76%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.59%) Linked Data
6 1 (1.59%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.40%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.17%) Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Android
4 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Solaris
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 12 (19.05%) Scrum
4 10 (15.87%) ITIL
4 10 (15.87%) Project Management
5 9 (14.29%) Coaching
5 9 (14.29%) Patch Management
6 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (12.70%) MVC
7 7 (11.11%) Analytics
7 7 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.52%) iOS Development
8 6 (9.52%) OOP
8 6 (9.52%) TDD
9 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.94%) Line Management
9 5 (7.94%) Mobile Development
9 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) SQL
2 10 (15.87%) C#
3 6 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.52%) Objective-C
4 5 (7.94%) Apple Swift
5 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.59%) C
6 1 (1.59%) C++
6 1 (1.59%) Java
6 1 (1.59%) Perl
6 1 (1.59%) PHP
6 1 (1.59%) Ruby
6 1 (1.59%) SPARQL
6 1 (1.59%) VB
6 1 (1.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) ISEB
2 5 (7.94%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (4.76%) CCSP
4 3 (4.76%) CEH
4 3 (4.76%) CISA
4 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.76%) CISM
4 3 (4.76%) CISSP
4 3 (4.76%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (4.76%) GIAC
4 3 (4.76%) ISACA
4 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.76%) SANS
4 3 (4.76%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (4.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Dell
2 8 (12.70%) Citrix
2 8 (12.70%) HP
3 6 (9.52%) VMware
4 5 (7.94%) NetApp
4 5 (7.94%) Xamarin
5 4 (6.35%) Fujitsu
6 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco
7 1 (1.59%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.59%) Trayport
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Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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