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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 10 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 39 49 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 14.39% 18.63% 15.94%
As % of the Vendors category 41.94% 41.53% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 49
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,207 £23,850 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,200 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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
93 118 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 34.32% 44.87% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 81 90 78
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

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 25 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Solihull

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 38 (36.89%) MS Excel
2 37 (35.92%) SQL
3 36 (34.95%) Windows
4 32 (31.07%) Active Directory
5 28 (27.18%) C#
6 26 (25.24%) .NET
7 25 (24.27%) ASP.NET
7 25 (24.27%) MVC
8 24 (23.30%) VMware
8 24 (23.30%) Citrix
9 23 (22.33%) Visual Studio
9 23 (22.33%) Finance
10 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
10 21 (20.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (19.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (18.45%) HTML
13 18 (17.48%) CSS
14 17 (16.50%) SQL Server
15 16 (15.53%) NetApp
15 16 (15.53%) MS Exchange
15 16 (15.53%) Hyper-V
15 16 (15.53%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (15.53%) AngularJS
16 15 (14.56%) KnockoutJS
16 15 (14.56%) Git (software)
16 15 (14.56%) Web Development
17 14 (13.59%) Software Engineering
17 14 (13.59%) SOLID
18 13 (12.62%) 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 16 (15.53%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.65%) IIS
3 7 (6.80%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.91%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.91%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 38 (36.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.68%) MS Office
3 8 (7.77%) MS Project
4 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.74%) Office 365
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.97%) IaaS
3 1 (0.97%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.62%) Firewall
2 7 (6.80%) LAN
3 6 (5.83%) DNS
4 5 (4.85%) DHCP
5 4 (3.88%) Internet
5 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.94%) FTP
6 2 (1.94%) Skype
6 2 (1.94%) VPN
6 2 (1.94%) WAN
7 1 (0.97%) Intranet
7 1 (0.97%) RFID
7 1 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.65%) Big Data
3 6 (5.83%) DB2
4 4 (3.88%) MySQL
4 4 (3.88%) Power BI
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 23 (22.33%) Visual Studio
2 20 (19.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (14.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.85%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.94%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.94%) Mocha
5 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.97%) Bower
6 1 (0.97%) Grunt
6 1 (0.97%) gulp
6 1 (0.97%) Xcode
General
1 23 (22.33%) Finance
2 3 (2.91%) Legal
2 3 (2.91%) Marketing
3 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 1 (0.97%) German Language
4 1 (0.97%) Law
4 1 (0.97%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (16.50%) Analyst
1 17 (16.50%) Developer
2 12 (11.65%) .NET Developer
2 12 (11.65%) IT Support
3 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 9 (8.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (8.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (8.74%) C# Developer
4 9 (8.74%) Support Analyst
5 8 (7.77%) Applications Support
5 8 (7.77%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.77%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (6.80%) Digital Project Manager
6 7 (6.80%) IT Engineer
6 7 (6.80%) Senior Digital Project Manager
6 7 (6.80%) Senior Manager
6 7 (6.80%) Senior Project Manager
7 6 (5.83%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.24%) .NET
2 25 (24.27%) ASP.NET
3 21 (20.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (18.45%) HTML
5 18 (17.48%) CSS
6 16 (15.53%) AngularJS
7 15 (14.56%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (12.62%) .NET Framework
8 13 (12.62%) XML
9 12 (11.65%) Angular 2
9 12 (11.65%) ASP.NET Core
9 12 (11.65%) jQuery
9 12 (11.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (10.68%) Entity Framework
10 11 (10.68%) LESS
10 11 (10.68%) Node.js
10 11 (10.68%) Sass
11 8 (7.77%) JSON
12 7 (6.80%) SOAP
13 2 (1.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (9.71%) Algorithms
3 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.80%) Digital TV
4 7 (6.80%) Virtual Team
5 6 (5.83%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.88%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.88%) Clustering
6 4 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.94%) Animation
7 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.94%) User Experience
8 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.97%) Social Media
8 1 (0.97%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.95%) Windows
2 5 (4.85%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.91%) Linux
4 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.27%) MVC
2 19 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.56%) Web Development
4 14 (13.59%) Software Engineering
4 14 (13.59%) SOLID
5 13 (12.62%) ITIL
5 13 (12.62%) OOP
6 12 (11.65%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (11.65%) TDD
7 11 (10.68%) Dependency Injection
7 11 (10.68%) Performance Optimisation
8 10 (9.71%) Mathematics
8 10 (9.71%) Pair Programming
9 9 (8.74%) E-Commerce
9 9 (8.74%) Project Management
10 8 (7.77%) PRINCE2
11 7 (6.80%) Line Management
11 7 (6.80%) Mobile Development
11 7 (6.80%) People Management
11 7 (6.80%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.92%) SQL
2 28 (27.18%) C#
3 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
4 13 (12.62%) TypeScript
5 11 (10.68%) R
6 10 (9.71%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.85%) Java
8 2 (1.94%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.97%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (4.85%) Degree
3 5 (4.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.97%) CCA
5 1 (0.97%) MCSA
5 1 (0.97%) MCSD
5 1 (0.97%) MCSE
5 1 (0.97%) NCDA
5 1 (0.97%) NCIE
5 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.94%) BS25999
2 2 (1.94%) ISO22301
2 2 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.97%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (31.07%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.53%) Hyper-V
2 16 (15.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.68%) Docker
4 9 (8.74%) XenApp
5 5 (4.85%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.91%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.94%) UAG
8 1 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) SCCM
2 2 (1.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (23.30%) Citrix
1 24 (23.30%) VMware
2 16 (15.53%) NetApp
3 12 (11.65%) Dell
4 11 (10.68%) EqualLogic
5 7 (6.80%) Dynatrace
5 7 (6.80%) IBM
5 7 (6.80%) SolarWinds
5 7 (6.80%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.91%) Lotus
6 3 (2.91%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (1.94%) SAP
8 1 (0.97%) Apple
8 1 (0.97%) Cisco
8 1 (0.97%) HP
8 1 (0.97%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.97%) Nimsoft
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle
8 1 (0.97%) ServiceNow
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