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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 5 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 52 51 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 20.55% 22.47% 17.80%
As % of the Vendors category 53.61% 45.54% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 39 45 57
Median salary £34,000 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £20,698 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
97 112 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 38.34% 49.34% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 78 83 101
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 16 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Solihull

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 35 (40.70%) SQL
2 34 (39.53%) MS Excel
3 27 (31.40%) Windows
3 27 (31.40%) Active Directory
4 25 (29.07%) C#
5 22 (25.58%) .NET
6 21 (24.42%) ASP.NET
6 21 (24.42%) Citrix
7 20 (23.26%) Visual Studio
8 19 (22.09%) MVC
8 19 (22.09%) VMware
8 19 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (19.77%) Hyper-V
10 17 (19.77%) Finance
10 17 (19.77%) ITIL
10 17 (19.77%) CSS
10 17 (19.77%) JavaScript
10 17 (19.77%) HTML
11 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
11 16 (18.60%) Web Development
11 16 (18.60%) Big Data
12 15 (17.44%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
12 15 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (17.44%) MS Exchange
13 14 (16.28%) OOP
13 14 (16.28%) .NET Framework
13 14 (16.28%) AngularJS
13 14 (16.28%) TypeScript

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 (17.44%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.47%) IIS
3 6 (6.98%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.33%) SAS
5 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.16%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 34 (39.53%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.47%) MS Office
3 6 (6.98%) MS Project
4 3 (3.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.47%) Office 365
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) IaaS
3 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) Firewall
2 5 (5.81%) LAN
3 3 (3.49%) DNS
4 2 (2.33%) DHCP
4 2 (2.33%) Internet
4 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.16%) RFID
5 1 (1.16%) WAN
5 1 (1.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.60%) Big Data
1 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) DB2
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) MySQL
4 1 (1.16%) Power BI
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (23.26%) Visual Studio
2 15 (17.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (13.95%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.81%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (19.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.16%) German Language
2 1 (1.16%) Law
2 1 (1.16%) Legal
2 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.16%) Marketing
2 1 (1.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (17.44%) Analyst
1 15 (17.44%) Developer
2 13 (15.12%) .NET Developer
3 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 11 (12.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (12.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (12.79%) C# Developer
5 10 (11.63%) IT Support
6 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Applications Support
7 7 (8.14%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Applications Consultant
8 6 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.98%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.58%) .NET
2 21 (24.42%) ASP.NET
3 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (19.77%) CSS
4 17 (19.77%) HTML
5 14 (16.28%) .NET Framework
5 14 (16.28%) Angular 2
5 14 (16.28%) AngularJS
6 13 (15.12%) Entity Framework
6 13 (15.12%) jQuery
6 13 (15.12%) KnockoutJS
7 12 (13.95%) LESS
7 12 (13.95%) Sass
7 12 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (12.79%) Node.js
8 11 (12.79%) XML
9 7 (8.14%) JSON
10 6 (6.98%) SOAP
11 2 (2.33%) Web Services
12 1 (1.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Algorithms
2 10 (11.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.81%) Digital TV
4 5 (5.81%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.33%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.33%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (1.16%) Animation
7 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.16%) Clustering
7 1 (1.16%) FMCG
7 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.40%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) Linux
3 3 (3.49%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.16%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (22.09%) MVC
2 17 (19.77%) ITIL
3 16 (18.60%) Web Development
4 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
5 14 (16.28%) OOP
5 14 (16.28%) SOLID
6 13 (15.12%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (15.12%) Performance Optimisation
6 13 (15.12%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (15.12%) TDD
7 10 (11.63%) Pair Programming
8 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.14%) Project Management
9 5 (5.81%) Analytics
9 5 (5.81%) Business Analytics
9 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.81%) High Availability
9 5 (5.81%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 35 (40.70%) SQL
2 25 (29.07%) C#
3 17 (19.77%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.28%) TypeScript
5 11 (12.79%) R
6 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.81%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.65%) Java
9 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (5.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.33%) Degree
5 1 (1.16%) CCA
5 1 (1.16%) MCSA
5 1 (1.16%) MCSD
5 1 (1.16%) MCSE
5 1 (1.16%) NCDA
5 1 (1.16%) NCIE
5 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.16%) ISO22301
1 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (31.40%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.77%) Hyper-V
3 15 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (12.79%) Docker
5 8 (9.30%) XenApp
6 4 (4.65%) UAG
6 4 (4.65%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.49%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.33%) vSphere
9 1 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) SCCM
2 2 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (2.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) Citrix
2 19 (22.09%) VMware
3 12 (13.95%) NetApp
4 10 (11.63%) Dell
5 9 (10.47%) EqualLogic
6 7 (8.14%) Dynatrace
6 7 (8.14%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.65%) Xamarin
8 2 (2.33%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.33%) Cisco
8 2 (2.33%) EMC
8 2 (2.33%) IBM
8 2 (2.33%) Symantec
9 1 (1.16%) Apple
9 1 (1.16%) HP
9 1 (1.16%) Lotus
9 1 (1.16%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.16%) Nimsoft
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle
Solihull
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + car allow, healthcare
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Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + car allow, healthcare
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