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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South West / Somerset
Rank 11 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 103 120 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 18.23% 20.03% 18.97%
As % of the Vendors category 42.74% 52.86% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75 82 83
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £25,100 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
241 227 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 42.65% 37.90% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 203 177 180
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 0 43 £38,500 +2.66% 6
Taunton -1 10 £33,750 +27.35% 1
Street +1 9 £47,500 -
Clevedon - 3 £30,000 -
Yeovil -1 2 £26,000 -25.71%
Banwell - 1 £22,500 -
Minehead - 1 £21,583 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 92 (40.53%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (37.89%) Windows
3 84 (37.00%) .NET
3 84 (37.00%) SQL Server
4 76 (33.48%) C#
4 76 (33.48%) MS Excel
5 52 (22.91%) MVC
6 51 (22.47%) Scrum
7 50 (22.03%) SQL
8 49 (21.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 47 (20.70%) Line Management
9 47 (20.70%) Active Directory
10 46 (20.26%) JavaScript
10 46 (20.26%) Degree
11 44 (19.38%) .NET Framework
11 44 (19.38%) ASP.NET
12 40 (17.62%) HTML
12 40 (17.62%) Windows Server
13 37 (16.30%) Waterfall
14 36 (15.86%) Test Automation
15 35 (15.42%) BDD
15 35 (15.42%) ISEB
16 34 (14.98%) MS Office
16 34 (14.98%) ITIL
16 34 (14.98%) Microsoft Azure
17 33 (14.54%) ISTQB
17 33 (14.54%) Software Testing
17 33 (14.54%) CSS
17 33 (14.54%) PRINCE2
18 32 (14.10%) VMware

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 26 (11.45%) MS Exchange
2 20 (8.81%) SharePoint
3 19 (8.37%) IIS
4 15 (6.61%) NServiceBus
5 13 (5.73%) Apache
6 12 (5.29%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (5.29%) JBoss
6 12 (5.29%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.76%) Confluence
8 4 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.32%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.44%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.44%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 76 (33.48%) MS Excel
2 34 (14.98%) MS Office
3 14 (6.17%) MS Project
4 7 (3.08%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.41%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle ASCP
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (14.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (8.37%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (7.05%) Office 365
4 12 (5.29%) IaaS
4 12 (5.29%) PaaS
4 12 (5.29%) SaaS
5 2 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.88%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.44%) GitHub
6 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.01%) SAN
2 20 (8.81%) VPN
3 18 (7.93%) DNS
3 18 (7.93%) Firewall
4 14 (6.17%) DHCP
5 9 (3.96%) LAN
6 8 (3.52%) Internet
7 6 (2.64%) VoIP
7 6 (2.64%) WAN
7 6 (2.64%) Wireless
8 5 (2.20%) Intranet
8 5 (2.20%) Kerberos
8 5 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.76%) VLAN
10 3 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.32%) NAS
10 3 (1.32%) Network Security
10 3 (1.32%) PABX
10 3 (1.32%) Skype
10 3 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (37.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (8.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (8.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.85%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.52%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.20%) Power BI
8 4 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.76%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.32%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.88%) MySQL
11 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.44%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 49 (21.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (14.10%) SpecFlow
3 30 (13.22%) Cucumber
4 23 (10.13%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.08%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.64%) Selenium
6 6 (2.64%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (2.20%) JIRA
8 4 (1.76%) Moq
8 4 (1.76%) NUnit
9 3 (1.32%) Subversion
9 3 (1.32%) Toad
10 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.44%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.44%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.44%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (12.78%) Finance
2 16 (7.05%) Manufacturing
3 13 (5.73%) Banking
4 6 (2.64%) French Language
4 6 (2.64%) Italian Language
5 5 (2.20%) German Language
6 4 (1.76%) Retail
7 3 (1.32%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.88%) Law
8 2 (0.88%) Marketing
8 2 (0.88%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Automotive
9 1 (0.44%) Billing
9 1 (0.44%) Legal
9 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (29.52%) Developer
2 50 (22.03%) Analyst
3 43 (18.94%) .NET Developer
4 32 (14.10%) Senior Analyst
5 25 (11.01%) Test Analyst
6 24 (10.57%) C# Developer
7 22 (9.69%) Senior Test Analyst
8 21 (9.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (6.61%) Architect
10 14 (6.17%) Software Engineer
11 12 (5.29%) Cloud Architect
11 12 (5.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
11 12 (5.29%) Infrastructure Architect
12 10 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (4.41%) Business Analyst
12 10 (4.41%) Graduate
12 10 (4.41%) Graduate Developer
13 9 (3.96%) Administrator
13 9 (3.96%) Lead Developer
13 9 (3.96%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (37.00%) .NET
2 44 (19.38%) .NET Framework
2 44 (19.38%) ASP.NET
3 40 (17.62%) HTML
4 33 (14.54%) CSS
5 29 (12.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (12.78%) Entity Framework
6 25 (11.01%) HTML5
7 19 (8.37%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (7.93%) KnockoutJS
9 17 (7.49%) WinForms
9 17 (7.49%) XML
10 16 (7.05%) jQuery
11 13 (5.73%) Middleware
11 13 (5.73%) MSMQ
12 12 (5.29%) XSL
13 10 (4.41%) AngularJS
13 10 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (4.41%) RESTful
14 9 (3.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.93%) Data Centre
3 13 (5.73%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (5.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (5.29%) Public Cloud
5 8 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.52%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.64%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.76%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.76%) Replication
8 3 (1.32%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.32%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.88%) CCTV
9 2 (0.88%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.88%) User Experience
10 1 (0.44%) Clustering
10 1 (0.44%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.44%) NHS
10 1 (0.44%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 86 (37.89%) Windows
2 40 (17.62%) Windows Server
3 25 (11.01%) Linux
4 14 (6.17%) Windows 7
4 14 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (5.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (4.85%) Windows 10
7 9 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.76%) Unix
9 3 (1.32%) VMS
10 2 (0.88%) Android
10 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.44%) AIX
11 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.44%) HPUX
11 1 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (40.53%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (22.91%) MVC
3 51 (22.47%) Scrum
4 47 (20.70%) Line Management
5 37 (16.30%) Waterfall
6 36 (15.86%) Test Automation
7 35 (15.42%) BDD
8 34 (14.98%) ITIL
9 33 (14.54%) PRINCE2
9 33 (14.54%) Software Testing
10 30 (13.22%) Load Testing
10 30 (13.22%) Non-Functional Testing
10 30 (13.22%) Test Management
11 23 (10.13%) Performance Testing
11 23 (10.13%) Security Testing
12 21 (9.25%) Unit Testing
13 20 (8.81%) SDLC
14 18 (7.93%) Mentoring
14 18 (7.93%) Software Engineering
15 17 (7.49%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 76 (33.48%) C#
2 50 (22.03%) SQL
3 46 (20.26%) JavaScript
4 18 (7.93%) PowerShell
5 17 (7.49%) T-SQL
6 14 (6.17%) Java
7 8 (3.52%) C
8 6 (2.64%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.20%) XPath
9 5 (2.20%) XQuery
10 2 (0.88%) C++
10 2 (0.88%) Scala
10 2 (0.88%) VB
11 1 (0.44%) Perl
11 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.44%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (0.44%) Python
11 1 (0.44%) Ruby
11 1 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 46 (20.26%) Degree
2 35 (15.42%) ISEB
3 33 (14.54%) ISTQB
4 30 (13.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 22 (9.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (9.25%) MCSE
7 19 (8.37%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (8.37%) Security Cleared
8 17 (7.49%) CCNA
8 17 (7.49%) SC Cleared
9 12 (5.29%) EMC Certification
10 5 (2.20%) MCSD
11 4 (1.76%) IIBA
11 4 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.76%) MCSA
12 3 (1.32%) CCNP
12 3 (1.32%) MCP
12 3 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.88%) APMP
13 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.08%) QA
2 3 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.88%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (20.70%) Active Directory
2 23 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.41%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.64%) vSphere
5 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.88%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.44%) KVM
7 1 (0.44%) Postfix
7 1 (0.44%) Squid
7 1 (0.44%) Xen
7 1 (0.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (5.29%) AirWatch
2 7 (3.08%) SCOM
3 3 (1.32%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (1.32%) Nagios
3 3 (1.32%) SCCM
4 2 (0.88%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (14.10%) VMware
2 31 (13.66%) Cisco
3 18 (7.93%) Oracle
4 16 (7.05%) Citrix
4 16 (7.05%) EMC
5 12 (5.29%) IBM
5 12 (5.29%) Software AG
6 8 (3.52%) Dell
6 8 (3.52%) HP
7 7 (3.08%) Veeam
8 6 (2.64%) Barracuda Networks
9 5 (2.20%) Juniper
9 5 (2.20%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.76%) Sage
11 3 (1.32%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.32%) Adobe
11 3 (1.32%) RedGate
11 3 (1.32%) Tableau
11 3 (1.32%) Veritas
12 2 (0.88%) SAP
Somerset
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable, Car, Gym membership
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Car , + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
bet365
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 5 days ago