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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 178 68 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 25.95% 11.58% 15.28%
As % of the Vendors category 63.35% 31.63% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 150 53 114
Median salary £39,500 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.94% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
281 215 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 40.96% 36.63% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 244 182 266
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +12 107 £39,750 +32.50% 8
Taunton -2 25 £38,750 +15.67%
Street -2 10 - -
Clevedon - 8 £27,500 - 1
Yeovil - 3 £22,500 - 2
Banwell - 1 £22,500 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 113 (38.57%) SQL Server
2 92 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (31.06%) Windows
4 89 (30.38%) MS Excel
5 85 (29.01%) SQL
6 78 (26.62%) .NET
7 76 (25.94%) ITIL
8 74 (25.26%) C#
9 66 (22.53%) Degree
10 64 (21.84%) Microsoft Certification
11 55 (18.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 54 (18.43%) Finance
13 53 (18.09%) Windows Server
14 48 (16.38%) Active Directory
15 47 (16.04%) PowerShell
16 46 (15.70%) JavaScript
17 45 (15.36%) Visual Studio
17 45 (15.36%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (15.02%) Cisco
18 44 (15.02%) ASP.NET
19 43 (14.68%) VMware
19 43 (14.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 41 (13.99%) Microsoft Azure
21 40 (13.65%) Service Delivery
22 38 (12.97%) PRINCE2
23 37 (12.63%) MS Office
23 37 (12.63%) HTML
24 36 (12.29%) MCSE
25 35 (11.95%) MVC
26 34 (11.60%) Firewall

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 34 (11.60%) SharePoint
2 31 (10.58%) MS Exchange
3 19 (6.48%) IIS
4 18 (6.14%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (5.12%) Apache
6 10 (3.41%) CMS
7 9 (3.07%) Drupal
8 8 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (2.73%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (2.73%) Skype for Business
9 7 (2.39%) JBoss
9 7 (2.39%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (2.39%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.39%) Umbraco
10 5 (1.71%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 89 (30.38%) MS Excel
2 37 (12.63%) MS Office
3 7 (2.39%) MS Project
4 6 (2.05%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.02%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (6.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (2.05%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.71%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (1.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
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 ASCP
6 1 (0.34%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 41 (13.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (11.60%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (10.58%) Office 365
4 9 (3.07%) GitHub
5 8 (2.73%) IaaS
5 8 (2.73%) PaaS
5 8 (2.73%) SaaS
6 2 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.34%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.60%) Firewall
2 31 (10.58%) VPN
3 28 (9.56%) VoIP
4 23 (7.85%) Wi-Fi
5 21 (7.17%) SAN
5 21 (7.17%) WAN
6 19 (6.48%) DNS
7 18 (6.14%) LAN
8 17 (5.80%) Internet
8 17 (5.80%) Wireless
9 16 (5.46%) Network Security
10 15 (5.12%) ADSL
10 15 (5.12%) TCP/IP
11 14 (4.78%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (4.78%) Cisco IPT
11 14 (4.78%) IP Telephony
11 14 (4.78%) MGCP
12 11 (3.75%) DHCP
13 10 (3.41%) VLAN
14 9 (3.07%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (38.57%) SQL Server
2 55 (18.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (14.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (11.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (9.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (8.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (7.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (4.78%) Relational Database
10 12 (4.10%) MySQL
11 10 (3.41%) NoSQL
12 9 (3.07%) RDBMS
12 9 (3.07%) SSDT
13 7 (2.39%) OLAP
13 7 (2.39%) OLTP
14 6 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database
17 3 (1.02%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (15.36%) Visual Studio
2 31 (10.58%) SpecFlow
3 21 (7.17%) Git (software)
3 21 (7.17%) Jenkins
3 21 (7.17%) TeamCity
4 20 (6.83%) Octopus Deploy
4 20 (6.83%) Selenium
5 19 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (5.46%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.39%) JIRA
8 6 (2.05%) tSQLt
9 5 (1.71%) Ranorex
9 5 (1.71%) TestComplete
9 5 (1.71%) Toad
10 4 (1.37%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.68%) MorphX
11 2 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.34%) Ant
12 1 (0.34%) Maven
12 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
General
1 54 (18.43%) Finance
2 26 (8.87%) Banking
3 25 (8.53%) Telecoms
4 24 (8.19%) Manufacturing
5 17 (5.80%) Marketing
6 11 (3.75%) Electronics
7 5 (1.71%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.37%) Billing
9 3 (1.02%) Back Office
10 2 (0.68%) Advertising
10 2 (0.68%) French Language
10 2 (0.68%) German Language
10 2 (0.68%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (27.65%) Developer
2 52 (17.75%) Analyst
3 38 (12.97%) .NET Developer
4 26 (8.87%) Team Leader
5 25 (8.53%) Senior Analyst
5 25 (8.53%) Technical Leader
6 23 (7.85%) Applications Support
7 22 (7.51%) C# Developer
8 21 (7.17%) Support Analyst
9 19 (6.48%) Applications Support Analyst
10 18 (6.14%) Administrator
10 18 (6.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (6.14%) Senior Developer
11 17 (5.80%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (5.80%) Support Engineer
11 17 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
12 16 (5.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 16 (5.46%) DBA
12 16 (5.46%) SQL DBA
12 16 (5.46%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (26.62%) .NET
2 44 (15.02%) ASP.NET
3 37 (12.63%) HTML
4 31 (10.58%) CSS
5 23 (7.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (6.83%) Gherkin
6 20 (6.83%) jQuery
7 16 (5.46%) WCF
8 14 (4.78%) .NET Framework
9 13 (4.44%) Web Services
10 11 (3.75%) HTML5
11 9 (3.07%) Entity Framework
12 8 (2.73%) XSLT
13 7 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 7 (2.39%) EDI
13 7 (2.39%) Middleware
14 6 (2.05%) CSS3
14 6 (2.05%) WPF
15 5 (1.71%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (1.71%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.85%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.14%) Credit Risk
3 18 (6.14%) SWIFT
4 14 (4.78%) IVR
5 13 (4.44%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.73%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.73%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (2.39%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (2.39%) Public Cloud
8 6 (2.05%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.71%) iPad
9 5 (1.71%) SCADA
10 4 (1.37%) User Experience
11 3 (1.02%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.02%) iPhone
12 2 (0.68%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 91 (31.06%) Windows
2 53 (18.09%) Windows Server
3 30 (10.24%) Linux
4 12 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.75%) Windows 10
6 10 (3.41%) Unix
7 9 (3.07%) Windows 7
7 9 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.39%) Android
9 7 (2.39%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.37%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.02%) Solaris
11 3 (1.02%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.34%) CentOS
12 1 (0.34%) Debian
12 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (25.94%) ITIL
3 45 (15.36%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (13.65%) Service Delivery
5 38 (12.97%) PRINCE2
6 35 (11.95%) MVC
7 33 (11.26%) DevOps
8 30 (10.24%) TDD
9 26 (8.87%) Line Management
9 26 (8.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 25 (8.53%) Wealth Management
11 23 (7.85%) Scrum
12 22 (7.51%) Change Management
12 22 (7.51%) Mentoring
13 21 (7.17%) CRM
14 20 (6.83%) Time Management
15 18 (6.14%) BDD
15 18 (6.14%) Capacity Planning
15 18 (6.14%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (6.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 85 (29.01%) SQL
2 74 (25.26%) C#
3 47 (16.04%) PowerShell
4 46 (15.70%) JavaScript
5 33 (11.26%) T-SQL
6 18 (6.14%) VB
7 15 (5.12%) PHP
8 11 (3.75%) C
9 10 (3.41%) Java
10 5 (1.71%) VB6
11 4 (1.37%) C++
11 4 (1.37%) XPath
11 4 (1.37%) XQuery
12 3 (1.02%) ActionScript
12 3 (1.02%) ActionScript 2.0
12 3 (1.02%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (1.02%) X++
13 1 (0.34%) Python
13 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 66 (22.53%) Degree
2 64 (21.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (12.29%) MCSE
4 25 (8.53%) MCSD
5 22 (7.51%) CCNA
5 22 (7.51%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (7.17%) ISTQB
7 18 (6.14%) MCP
8 17 (5.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 15 (5.12%) MCSA
10 14 (4.78%) CCNP
11 13 (4.44%) ISEB
12 7 (2.39%) CCVP
12 7 (2.39%) EMC Certification
13 6 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (2.05%) SC Cleared
13 6 (2.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.85%) SLA
2 21 (7.17%) QA
3 5 (1.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 48 (16.38%) Active Directory
2 31 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.83%) Docker
4 8 (2.73%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.05%) Terminal Services
5 6 (2.05%) XenApp
6 2 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (7.17%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (7.17%) Puppet
2 14 (4.78%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (4.78%) Cisco UCCE
2 14 (4.78%) Cisco UCCX
3 8 (2.73%) SCCM
3 8 (2.73%) SCOM
4 7 (2.39%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.34%) Ansible
5 1 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.34%) SCSM
Vendors
1 44 (15.02%) Cisco
2 43 (14.68%) VMware
3 23 (7.85%) Citrix
4 22 (7.51%) Oracle
5 20 (6.83%) AppDynamics
5 20 (6.83%) New Relic
5 20 (6.83%) SAP
6 18 (6.14%) Bloomberg
6 18 (6.14%) Reuters
7 17 (5.80%) CheckPoint
8 16 (5.46%) Juniper
9 14 (4.78%) Aruba
10 12 (4.10%) IBM
11 10 (3.41%) HP
11 10 (3.41%) Remedy
11 10 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (3.07%) EMC
12 9 (3.07%) Hitachi
12 9 (3.07%) RedGate
13 8 (2.73%) NetApp
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Reed Technology
Salary: £31000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Somerset
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Salary: £17500 - £20500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: To £28,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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