The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 21 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 47.73% 23.68% 4.44%
As % of the Vendors category 65.63% 52.94% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 1
Median salary £24,000 £40,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +56.86%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Microsoft
Staffordshire

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

Vendors Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 34 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 72.73% 44.74% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 14
Median salary £31,500 £39,048 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.32% +30.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Stafford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Stafford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 20 (60.61%) C#
1 20 (60.61%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) SC Cleared
2 19 (57.58%) Security Cleared
3 16 (48.48%) Mobile App
3 16 (48.48%) HTML
3 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 16 (48.48%) SQL
4 15 (45.45%) T-SQL
4 15 (45.45%) VB.NET
4 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (42.42%) SharePoint
6 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
7 12 (36.36%) MCSD
7 12 (36.36%) Windows
7 12 (36.36%) Visual Studio
7 12 (36.36%) F#
8 10 (30.30%) Games
9 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 9 (27.27%) CSS
9 9 (27.27%) Degree
10 8 (24.24%) jQuery
10 8 (24.24%) Android
10 8 (24.24%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (24.24%) HTML5
10 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
10 8 (24.24%) OOP
11 7 (21.21%) CRM
11 7 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (21.21%) Web Development

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford 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 14 (42.42%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (30.30%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Web Developer
3 13 (39.39%) Applications Developer
3 13 (39.39%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 3 (9.09%) Graduate
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Database Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Desktop Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Graduate Database Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (6.06%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 2 (6.06%) Help Desk Technician
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (6.06%) Support Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) .NET
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
3 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
4 9 (27.27%) CSS
5 8 (24.24%) HTML5
5 8 (24.24%) jQuery
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.06%) PMI
2 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Android
2 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Mobile Application Development
1 8 (24.24%) OOP
2 7 (21.21%) Android Development
2 7 (21.21%) CRM
2 7 (21.21%) iOS Development
2 7 (21.21%) Web Development
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) MVC
4 4 (12.12%) Mobile Development
4 4 (12.12%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (12.12%) OOD
5 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.06%) Matrix Management
6 2 (6.06%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (3.03%) Change Control
7 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.03%) Line Management
7 1 (3.03%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C#
2 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
2 16 (48.48%) SQL
3 15 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 15 (45.45%) VB.NET
4 12 (36.36%) F#
5 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) SC Cleared
1 19 (57.58%) Security Cleared
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (36.36%) MCSD
4 9 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (9.09%) MCSE
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
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