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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 121 133 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 20.30% 20.88% 17.43%
As % of the Vendors category 45.83% 52.78% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 89 103 106
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
264 252 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 44.30% 39.56% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 216 210 218
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,150 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 7 December 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 7 December 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 51 £36,000 -4.00% 2
Street 0 13 £46,250 +8.82%
Taunton -6 11 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Banwell - 4 £22,500 -
Yeovil -6 3 £20,000 -38.46%
Clevedon - 3 £30,000 -
Weston-super-Mare 0 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Minehead - 1 £21,583 - 1
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 100 (37.88%) SQL Server
2 99 (37.50%) Windows
3 97 (36.74%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (31.82%) MS Excel
5 77 (29.17%) .NET
6 73 (27.65%) C#
7 65 (24.62%) Degree
8 62 (23.48%) SQL
9 54 (20.45%) Active Directory
10 51 (19.32%) Windows Server
11 47 (17.80%) Line Management
12 45 (17.05%) JavaScript
12 45 (17.05%) ITIL
13 44 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 42 (15.91%) MVC
14 42 (15.91%) Scrum
15 41 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
16 40 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
17 38 (14.39%) Finance
17 38 (14.39%) SpecFlow
18 37 (14.02%) BDD
18 37 (14.02%) PRINCE2
18 37 (14.02%) MS Office
19 36 (13.64%) Cisco
19 36 (13.64%) Waterfall
19 36 (13.64%) .NET Framework
20 35 (13.26%) ISEB
20 35 (13.26%) HTML
20 35 (13.26%) VMware
21 34 (12.88%) ASP.NET

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 30 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 29 (10.98%) SharePoint
3 25 (9.47%) IIS
4 17 (6.44%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (5.68%) Apache
6 14 (5.30%) JBoss
6 14 (5.30%) Tomcat
7 13 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (4.92%) NServiceBus
8 8 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (2.65%) Skype for Business
10 4 (1.52%) Confluence
11 3 (1.14%) CMS
11 3 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.14%) Umbraco
11 3 (1.14%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 84 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 37 (14.02%) MS Office
3 16 (6.06%) MS Project
4 8 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.65%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.65%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.65%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (2.65%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.14%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.76%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (11.74%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (9.47%) Office 365
4 14 (5.30%) IaaS
4 14 (5.30%) PaaS
4 14 (5.30%) SaaS
5 6 (2.27%) GitHub
6 2 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.76%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.61%) SAN
2 26 (9.85%) VPN
3 22 (8.33%) DNS
4 19 (7.20%) Firewall
5 16 (6.06%) DHCP
6 9 (3.41%) VoIP
7 8 (3.03%) LAN
7 8 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (2.65%) Intranet
8 7 (2.65%) Skype
8 7 (2.65%) WAN
9 6 (2.27%) ADSL
9 6 (2.27%) Internet
10 5 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (1.52%) VLAN
11 4 (1.52%) Wireless
12 3 (1.14%) Kerberos
12 3 (1.14%) NetScreen
12 3 (1.14%) Network Security
12 3 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (37.88%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 33 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (10.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (4.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (3.79%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.03%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.27%) SSDT
10 5 (1.89%) MySQL
10 5 (1.89%) OLAP
10 5 (1.89%) OLTP
10 5 (1.89%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (14.39%) SpecFlow
3 33 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 31 (11.74%) Cucumber
5 13 (4.92%) Selenium
6 11 (4.17%) Git (software)
7 8 (3.03%) JIRA
8 7 (2.65%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (2.65%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.65%) Toad
9 4 (1.52%) tSQLt
10 3 (1.14%) Moq
10 3 (1.14%) NUnit
10 3 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.76%) Ranorex
11 2 (0.76%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.76%) Subversion
11 2 (0.76%) TestComplete
11 2 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 38 (14.39%) Finance
2 23 (8.71%) Manufacturing
3 18 (6.82%) Banking
4 7 (2.65%) General Ledger
5 6 (2.27%) French Language
5 6 (2.27%) Italian Language
6 5 (1.89%) German Language
7 4 (1.52%) Retail
8 3 (1.14%) Marketing
9 2 (0.76%) Law
9 2 (0.76%) Publishing
9 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.38%) Automotive
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.38%) Electronics
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (25.00%) Developer
2 60 (22.73%) Analyst
3 39 (14.77%) .NET Developer
4 38 (14.39%) Senior Analyst
5 30 (11.36%) Test Analyst
6 23 (8.71%) Senior Test Analyst
7 22 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 16 (6.06%) Administrator
8 16 (6.06%) Architect
9 14 (5.30%) Business Analyst
9 14 (5.30%) Cloud Architect
9 14 (5.30%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 14 (5.30%) Infrastructure Architect
9 14 (5.30%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (4.55%) DBA
10 12 (4.55%) SQL DBA
10 12 (4.55%) Team Leader
11 11 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
11 11 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (29.17%) .NET
2 36 (13.64%) .NET Framework
3 35 (13.26%) HTML
4 34 (12.88%) ASP.NET
5 29 (10.98%) CSS
6 23 (8.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (8.33%) HTML5
8 21 (7.95%) Entity Framework
9 16 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (6.06%) jQuery
10 15 (5.68%) KnockoutJS
10 15 (5.68%) Middleware
10 15 (5.68%) XML
11 13 (4.92%) MSMQ
12 12 (4.55%) EDI
12 12 (4.55%) WinForms
12 12 (4.55%) XSL
13 8 (3.03%) AngularJS
14 7 (2.65%) Gherkin
14 7 (2.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.95%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.68%) Video Conferencing
4 14 (5.30%) Hybrid Cloud
4 14 (5.30%) Public Cloud
5 10 (3.79%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.65%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.14%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.14%) EMC VNX
9 3 (1.14%) Replication
9 3 (1.14%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.14%) User Experience
10 2 (0.76%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.38%) CCTV
11 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.38%) RIA
11 1 (0.38%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 99 (37.50%) Windows
2 51 (19.32%) Windows Server
3 32 (12.12%) Linux
4 17 (6.44%) Windows 7
5 16 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (5.68%) Windows 10
7 14 (5.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.89%) Android
11 4 (1.52%) Unix
11 4 (1.52%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.14%) VMS
13 1 (0.38%) AIX
13 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.38%) HPUX
13 1 (0.38%) Solaris
13 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (36.74%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (17.80%) Line Management
3 45 (17.05%) ITIL
4 42 (15.91%) MVC
4 42 (15.91%) Scrum
5 37 (14.02%) BDD
5 37 (14.02%) PRINCE2
6 36 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 31 (11.74%) Test Management
8 30 (11.36%) Test Automation
9 29 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (10.98%) Load Testing
9 29 (10.98%) Non-Functional Testing
9 29 (10.98%) Software Testing
10 25 (9.47%) Mentoring
11 24 (9.09%) DevOps
11 24 (9.09%) ERP
12 21 (7.95%) Performance Testing
12 21 (7.95%) Security Testing
13 20 (7.58%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 73 (27.65%) C#
2 62 (23.48%) SQL
3 45 (17.05%) JavaScript
4 31 (11.74%) PowerShell
5 22 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 13 (4.92%) Java
7 6 (2.27%) VB
8 3 (1.14%) C
8 3 (1.14%) C++
8 3 (1.14%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.14%) XPath
8 3 (1.14%) XQuery
9 2 (0.76%) Scala
9 2 (0.76%) VB6
10 1 (0.38%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.38%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.38%) Perl
10 1 (0.38%) PHP
10 1 (0.38%) Ruby
10 1 (0.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 65 (24.62%) Degree
2 41 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (13.26%) ISEB
4 31 (11.74%) ISTQB
4 31 (11.74%) MCSE
5 29 (10.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 21 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (7.20%) CCNA
8 17 (6.44%) Security Cleared
9 15 (5.68%) SC Cleared
10 14 (5.30%) EMC Certification
11 13 (4.92%) MCP
11 13 (4.92%) MCSA
12 10 (3.79%) MCSD
13 4 (1.52%) IIBA
13 4 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.14%) CCNP
14 3 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.76%) APMP
15 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.55%) QA
2 4 (1.52%) SLA
3 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.38%) COBIT
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 54 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.65%) Docker
5 4 (1.52%) vSphere
6 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.76%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.38%) KVM
8 1 (0.38%) Postfix
8 1 (0.38%) Squid
8 1 (0.38%) Xen
8 1 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (5.30%) AirWatch
2 7 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.65%) Puppet
3 5 (1.89%) SCOM
4 3 (1.14%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (1.14%) Nagios
5 2 (0.76%) SCCM
5 2 (0.76%) WSUS
6 1 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (13.64%) Cisco
2 35 (13.26%) VMware
3 26 (9.85%) Oracle
4 21 (7.95%) Citrix
5 18 (6.82%) EMC
6 17 (6.44%) IBM
7 14 (5.30%) Software AG
8 8 (3.03%) RedGate
8 8 (3.03%) SAP
9 7 (2.65%) AppDynamics
9 7 (2.65%) Dell
9 7 (2.65%) HP
9 7 (2.65%) New Relic
10 6 (2.27%) Veeam
11 4 (1.52%) Adobe
11 4 (1.52%) Barracuda Networks
11 4 (1.52%) Juniper
11 4 (1.52%) Sage
11 4 (1.52%) Xamarin
12 3 (1.14%) CheckPoint
Minehead, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Talent Cluster
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, private medical, up 38 days a/l
Posted: 2 days ago
Chard, Somerset
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Computer People
Salary: £43000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chard, Somerset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-43,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
UKHO
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 with the possibility of a Recruitment and Retention Allowance of up to £5,000
Posted: 14 days ago