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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 32 55 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 13.45% 19.03% 24.82%
As % of the Vendors category 33.68% 40.74% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23 48 35
Median salary £32,500 £33,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% -11.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
95 135 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 39.92% 46.71% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63 92 60
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +5.93%

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 2 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Solihull

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 37 (42.53%) MS Excel
2 33 (37.93%) SQL
3 21 (24.14%) Windows
4 20 (22.99%) .NET
4 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (19.54%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (19.54%) Active Directory
6 16 (18.39%) MS Office
6 16 (18.39%) C#
6 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
7 15 (17.24%) Visual Studio
7 15 (17.24%) Finance
7 15 (17.24%) Degree
8 14 (16.09%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET
8 14 (16.09%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (14.94%) CSS
9 13 (14.94%) HTML
9 13 (14.94%) JavaScript
9 13 (14.94%) Scrum
9 13 (14.94%) Configuration Management
9 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
10 11 (12.64%) MVC
10 11 (12.64%) ITIL
10 11 (12.64%) Marketing
10 11 (12.64%) Patch Management
11 10 (11.49%) Firewall
12 9 (10.34%) VMware
12 9 (10.34%) Project Management

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 7 (8.05%) IIS
2 6 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.15%) Apache
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 37 (42.53%) MS Excel
2 16 (18.39%) MS Office
3 5 (5.75%) MS Project
4 3 (3.45%) InfoPath
4 3 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.09%) Cloud Computing
1 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.90%) SaaS
3 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.75%) GitHub
3 5 (5.75%) IaaS
3 5 (5.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.49%) Firewall
2 9 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.60%) Internet
4 3 (3.45%) Extranet
4 3 (3.45%) Intranet
5 2 (2.30%) LAN
5 2 (2.30%) WAN
6 1 (1.15%) DHCP
6 1 (1.15%) DNS
6 1 (1.15%) FTP
6 1 (1.15%) SAN
6 1 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) Big Data
3 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.15%) MySQL
6 1 (1.15%) Power BI
6 1 (1.15%) QlikView
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.75%) Xcode
General
1 15 (17.24%) Finance
2 11 (12.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.15%) Games
3 1 (1.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Developer
2 12 (13.79%) Analyst
3 10 (11.49%) Administrator
3 10 (11.49%) IT Engineer
4 7 (8.05%) Junior
5 6 (6.90%) C# Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Development Manager
5 6 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.75%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.75%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (5.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (5.75%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (5.75%) iOS Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Mobile Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Security Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Azure Administrator
7 4 (4.60%) Junior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.99%) .NET
2 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET
3 13 (14.94%) CSS
3 13 (14.94%) HTML
4 9 (10.34%) jQuery
5 7 (8.05%) .NET Framework
6 6 (6.90%) Web Services
7 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.60%) XML
9 3 (3.45%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.45%) Cocoa
9 3 (3.45%) Entity Framework
9 3 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (3.45%) LESS
9 3 (3.45%) MDX
9 3 (3.45%) Sass
9 3 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.45%) XSLT
10 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.75%) Cryptography
4 5 (5.75%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (5.75%) EPoS
5 4 (4.60%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.60%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (4.60%) EqualLogic
5 4 (4.60%) Health Informatics
5 4 (4.60%) Informatics
5 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.45%) Statistics
7 1 (1.15%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.15%) RIA
7 1 (1.15%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.14%) Windows
2 6 (6.90%) Linux
3 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.30%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.15%) Solaris
6 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.54%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (14.94%) Configuration Management
3 13 (14.94%) Scrum
3 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
4 11 (12.64%) ITIL
4 11 (12.64%) MVC
4 11 (12.64%) Patch Management
5 9 (10.34%) Coaching
5 9 (10.34%) Project Management
6 8 (9.20%) OOP
7 7 (8.05%) Analytics
7 7 (8.05%) SDLC
8 6 (6.90%) ITSM
8 6 (6.90%) Mobile Development
8 6 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (5.75%) DRM
9 5 (5.75%) Information Security
9 5 (5.75%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (5.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.93%) SQL
2 16 (18.39%) C#
3 13 (14.94%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.75%) Apple Swift
4 5 (5.75%) Objective-C
5 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.30%) C
6 2 (2.30%) PHP
6 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.15%) C++
7 1 (1.15%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (1.15%) Java
7 1 (1.15%) Perl
7 1 (1.15%) R
7 1 (1.15%) Ruby
7 1 (1.15%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) Degree
2 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 5 (5.75%) CCSP
3 5 (5.75%) CEH
3 5 (5.75%) CISA
3 5 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.75%) CISM
3 5 (5.75%) CISSP
3 5 (5.75%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (5.75%) GIAC
3 5 (5.75%) ISACA
3 5 (5.75%) ISEB
3 5 (5.75%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.75%) SANS
3 5 (5.75%) Security+ Certification
3 5 (5.75%) SSCP
4 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.75%) QA
1 5 (5.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (3.45%) SLA
4 2 (2.30%) ISO22301
4 2 (2.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (19.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (4.60%) SCCM
1 4 (4.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Dell
1 9 (10.34%) HP
1 9 (10.34%) VMware
2 6 (6.90%) Cisco
2 6 (6.90%) Citrix
3 5 (5.75%) NetApp
3 5 (5.75%) Xamarin
4 4 (4.60%) Fujitsu
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle
4 4 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.15%) Cognos
5 1 (1.15%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.15%) Informatica
5 1 (1.15%) Lotus
5 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.15%) Sophos
5 1 (1.15%) Trayport
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + EXCEPTIONAL BENEFITS!
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