The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 129 80 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 19.94% 13.70% 16.88%
As % of the Vendors category 49.43% 36.53% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 111 66 115
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Microsoft
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Vendors Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
261 219 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 40.34% 37.50% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 229 170 257
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Somerset region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Somerset

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Somerset

Microsoft
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +1 72 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Taunton -3 10 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Street -2 9 £45,000 +80.00%
Clevedon 0 5 £28,000 -20.00%
Yeovil +17 2 £20,000 -38.46%
Weston-super-Mare 0 2 £27,000 -41.30%
Banwell - 1 £22,500 -
Cheddar - 1 £27,500 -
Glastonbury - 1 £43,000 -
Wells - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 105 (35.71%) Windows
2 102 (34.69%) SQL Server
3 100 (34.01%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (31.63%) MS Excel
5 81 (27.55%) SQL
6 70 (23.81%) Degree
7 67 (22.79%) .NET
8 65 (22.11%) ITIL
9 64 (21.77%) C#
9 64 (21.77%) Windows Server
10 63 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 57 (19.39%) Active Directory
12 51 (17.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 49 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
13 49 (16.67%) Cisco
14 48 (16.33%) JavaScript
14 48 (16.33%) Finance
14 48 (16.33%) VMware
15 47 (15.99%) Business Intelligence
16 46 (15.65%) PowerShell
17 44 (14.97%) Line Management
18 43 (14.63%) SpecFlow
19 42 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
19 42 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 42 (14.29%) MCSE
20 40 (13.61%) PRINCE2
21 39 (13.27%) Linux
21 39 (13.27%) DevOps
22 38 (12.93%) MS Exchange
23 37 (12.59%) SharePoint

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 38 (12.93%) MS Exchange
2 37 (12.59%) SharePoint
3 25 (8.50%) IIS
4 17 (5.78%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (5.44%) Apache
5 16 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (4.08%) JBoss
6 12 (4.08%) Tomcat
7 10 (3.40%) CMS
7 10 (3.40%) Skype for Business
8 7 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (2.38%) Umbraco
9 6 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.70%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.36%) Drupal
11 4 (1.36%) NServiceBus
12 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 93 (31.63%) MS Excel
2 34 (11.56%) MS Office
3 11 (3.74%) MS Project
4 7 (2.38%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.02%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.74%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (2.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (2.04%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.68%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.34%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.34%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.34%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 49 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (10.88%) Office 365
4 13 (4.42%) IaaS
4 13 (4.42%) PaaS
4 13 (4.42%) SaaS
5 9 (3.06%) GitHub
6 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.68%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.34%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.56%) Firewall
2 32 (10.88%) VPN
3 30 (10.20%) SAN
4 22 (7.48%) DNS
5 21 (7.14%) VoIP
6 18 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (5.10%) LAN
7 15 (5.10%) WAN
8 13 (4.42%) ADSL
8 13 (4.42%) DHCP
9 11 (3.74%) Network Security
10 10 (3.40%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (3.40%) Internet
10 10 (3.40%) Skype
10 10 (3.40%) TCP/IP
11 9 (3.06%) NetScreen
12 8 (2.72%) Cisco IPT
12 8 (2.72%) IP Telephony
12 8 (2.72%) MGCP
12 8 (2.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (34.69%) SQL Server
2 51 (17.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (9.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 24 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (8.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 19 (6.46%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (4.76%) Relational Database
9 10 (3.40%) MySQL
9 10 (3.40%) NoSQL
10 9 (3.06%) RDBMS
10 9 (3.06%) SSDT
11 7 (2.38%) OLAP
11 7 (2.38%) OLTP
12 6 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 43 (14.63%) SpecFlow
2 36 (12.24%) Visual Studio
3 30 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (9.52%) Cucumber
5 22 (7.48%) Git (software)
6 21 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 21 (7.14%) TeamCity
7 20 (6.80%) Octopus Deploy
7 20 (6.80%) Selenium
8 7 (2.38%) JIRA
9 6 (2.04%) Toad
9 6 (2.04%) tSQLt
10 4 (1.36%) Ranorex
10 4 (1.36%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.36%) TestComplete
11 2 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.34%) Ant
12 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.34%) Maven
12 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
General
1 48 (16.33%) Finance
2 28 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 19 (6.46%) Banking
4 17 (5.78%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.74%) Marketing
6 8 (2.72%) Electronics
7 6 (2.04%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.02%) French Language
8 3 (1.02%) German Language
8 3 (1.02%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.68%) Law
9 2 (0.68%) Publishing
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (23.81%) Developer
2 62 (21.09%) Analyst
3 33 (11.22%) .NET Developer
4 31 (10.54%) Senior Analyst
5 28 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 22 (7.48%) Administrator
6 22 (7.48%) Technical Leader
7 21 (7.14%) Team Leader
8 20 (6.80%) C# Developer
8 20 (6.80%) Senior Test Analyst
8 20 (6.80%) Systems Administrator
9 19 (6.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 16 (5.44%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (5.44%) DBA
10 16 (5.44%) SQL DBA
11 15 (5.10%) Development DBA
11 15 (5.10%) Support Analyst
11 15 (5.10%) Technical Team Leader
12 14 (4.76%) Support Engineer
13 13 (4.42%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (22.79%) .NET
2 37 (12.59%) ASP.NET
3 35 (11.90%) HTML
4 31 (10.54%) CSS
5 20 (6.80%) Gherkin
6 19 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (6.46%) jQuery
7 18 (6.12%) .NET Framework
8 12 (4.08%) Middleware
8 12 (4.08%) Web Services
9 11 (3.74%) WCF
10 10 (3.40%) Entity Framework
10 10 (3.40%) HTML5
11 9 (3.06%) EDI
12 7 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (2.38%) WPF
13 6 (2.04%) WinForms
13 6 (2.04%) XML
13 6 (2.04%) XSLT
14 5 (1.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.80%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.78%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (4.08%) Public Cloud
6 9 (3.06%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.72%) IVR
8 6 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.04%) Credit Risk
8 6 (2.04%) SWIFT
9 5 (1.70%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.70%) SCADA
10 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.02%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.02%) User Experience
12 2 (0.68%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.68%) iPad
12 2 (0.68%) Replication
12 2 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 105 (35.71%) Windows
2 64 (21.77%) Windows Server
3 39 (13.27%) Linux
4 19 (6.46%) Windows 7
4 19 (6.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (5.78%) Windows 10
6 15 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.06%) Unix
10 7 (2.38%) Android
10 7 (2.38%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.36%) Solaris
12 3 (1.02%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.02%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.68%) VMS
14 1 (0.34%) AIX
14 1 (0.34%) Debian
14 1 (0.34%) HPUX
14 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (34.01%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (22.11%) ITIL
3 47 (15.99%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (14.97%) Line Management
5 40 (13.61%) PRINCE2
6 39 (13.27%) DevOps
7 32 (10.88%) MVC
8 31 (10.54%) BDD
9 28 (9.52%) Service Delivery
10 27 (9.18%) Software Testing
11 26 (8.84%) TDD
12 24 (8.16%) Mentoring
12 24 (8.16%) Scrum
13 23 (7.82%) Test Management
13 23 (7.82%) Waterfall
14 22 (7.48%) Non-Functional Testing
14 22 (7.48%) Test Automation
15 21 (7.14%) ERP
15 21 (7.14%) Load Testing
16 18 (6.12%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (27.55%) SQL
2 64 (21.77%) C#
3 48 (16.33%) JavaScript
4 46 (15.65%) PowerShell
5 35 (11.90%) T-SQL
6 12 (4.08%) VB
7 10 (3.40%) Java
8 6 (2.04%) PHP
9 4 (1.36%) C
9 4 (1.36%) VB6
9 4 (1.36%) XPath
9 4 (1.36%) XQuery
10 3 (1.02%) ActionScript
10 3 (1.02%) ActionScript 2.0
10 3 (1.02%) ActionScript 3.0
11 2 (0.68%) C++
11 2 (0.68%) Scala
11 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.34%) X++
Qualifications
1 70 (23.81%) Degree
2 63 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (14.29%) MCSE
4 27 (9.18%) ISTQB
5 26 (8.84%) ISEB
6 25 (8.50%) CCNA
6 25 (8.50%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (7.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 23 (7.82%) MCSD
8 18 (6.12%) MCP
9 16 (5.44%) MCSA
10 14 (4.76%) SC Cleared
10 14 (4.76%) Security Cleared
11 12 (4.08%) EMC Certification
12 10 (3.40%) CCNP
13 7 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.36%) CCVP
15 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 1 (0.34%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.16%) QA
2 11 (3.74%) SLA
3 5 (1.70%) COBIT
4 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (19.39%) Active Directory
2 35 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.80%) Docker
4 12 (4.08%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.36%) vSphere
6 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.68%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.34%) KVM
8 1 (0.34%) Postfix
8 1 (0.34%) Squid
8 1 (0.34%) Xen
8 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (7.14%) Puppet
2 12 (4.08%) AirWatch
3 8 (2.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (2.72%) Cisco UCCE
3 8 (2.72%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (1.70%) SCOM
5 3 (1.02%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.02%) Nagios
6 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.68%) SCCM
7 1 (0.34%) Ansible
7 1 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (16.67%) Cisco
2 48 (16.33%) VMware
3 30 (10.20%) Oracle
4 24 (8.16%) Citrix
5 20 (6.80%) AppDynamics
5 20 (6.80%) New Relic
6 17 (5.78%) EMC
6 17 (5.78%) IBM
6 17 (5.78%) SAP
7 14 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 13 (4.42%) Juniper
9 12 (4.08%) HP
9 12 (4.08%) Software AG
10 11 (3.74%) RedGate
11 9 (3.06%) Hitachi
12 8 (2.72%) Aruba
13 7 (2.38%) Sitecore
14 6 (2.04%) Adobe
14 6 (2.04%) Bloomberg
14 6 (2.04%) Reuters
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £3000 - £35000 per annum + Corporate Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + competitive & negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago