The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 109 114 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.90% 17.59% 20.72%
As % of the Vendors category 43.25% 39.04% 51.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79 98 97
Median salary £32,500 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
252 292 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 41.38% 45.06% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 209 255 193
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Tamworth +4 30 £30,000 -11.76% 8
Stoke-on-Trent -2 22 £25,000 -16.66% 6
Lichfield +12 20 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Burton-upon-Trent -2 13 £40,000 +6.66%
Stafford -3 11 £21,500 -46.25% 1
Cannock -1 2 £31,500 -1.56%
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 81 (45.76%) SQL
2 80 (45.20%) SQL Server
3 76 (42.94%) .NET
3 76 (42.94%) C#
4 58 (32.77%) MS Excel
5 41 (23.16%) JavaScript
5 41 (23.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (22.03%) HTML
7 36 (20.34%) Windows
8 30 (16.95%) SharePoint
8 30 (16.95%) Degree
9 29 (16.38%) ASP.NET
10 28 (15.82%) CSS
11 26 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (14.12%) Finance
12 25 (14.12%) T-SQL
12 25 (14.12%) VB.NET
12 25 (14.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 25 (14.12%) HTML5
13 24 (13.56%) MVC
14 23 (12.99%) MS Office
14 23 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (12.43%) Active Directory
16 21 (11.86%) jQuery
16 21 (11.86%) Windows Server
17 19 (10.73%) OOP
17 19 (10.73%) ERP
17 19 (10.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 19 (10.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 17 (9.60%) Games

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (16.95%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.34%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.65%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (5.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.26%) CMS
6 3 (1.69%) IIS
6 3 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.69%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.13%) SAS
7 2 (1.13%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.56%) Apache
8 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 58 (32.77%) MS Excel
2 23 (12.99%) MS Office
3 7 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.39%) MS Project
5 2 (1.13%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.56%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.56%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 13 (7.34%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (5.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (5.08%) Oracle iProcurement
3 8 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (3.95%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (3.95%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (3.95%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (3.95%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (2.26%) Exstream
5 4 (2.26%) Oracle ASCP
5 4 (2.26%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (1.13%) Magento
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.56%) Line 500
8 1 (0.56%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 1 (0.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.78%) Office 365
2 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.56%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.08%) SAN
2 6 (3.39%) Firewall
2 6 (3.39%) LAN
3 5 (2.82%) DNS
3 5 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.82%) WAN
4 4 (2.26%) DHCP
4 4 (2.26%) VoIP
4 4 (2.26%) VPN
5 3 (1.69%) Internet
6 2 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.13%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.13%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.13%) RTP
6 2 (1.13%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.13%) VLAN
7 1 (0.56%) IMAP
7 1 (0.56%) Network Security
7 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (45.20%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (10.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 19 (10.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (6.78%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.52%) Big Data
6 7 (3.95%) OLAP
7 6 (3.39%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.13%) Base SAS
10 2 (1.13%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.13%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (1.13%) QlikView
10 2 (1.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.39%) Moq
2 6 (3.39%) NUnit
2 6 (3.39%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.26%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.69%) JIRA
4 3 (1.69%) MSTest
4 3 (1.69%) ReSharper
4 3 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (1.69%) Selenium
4 3 (1.69%) Subversion
4 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.13%) ERwin
5 2 (1.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.13%) Toad
6 1 (0.56%) Ant
6 1 (0.56%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.56%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.56%) ProC
General
1 25 (14.12%) Finance
2 17 (9.60%) Games
3 10 (5.65%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.65%) Retail
4 8 (4.52%) Advertising
5 5 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.26%) Marketing
7 2 (1.13%) Billing
8 1 (0.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (36.72%) Developer
2 24 (13.56%) C# Developer
3 23 (12.99%) .NET Developer
4 20 (11.30%) Junior
4 20 (11.30%) Software Developer
5 18 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (10.17%) Consultant
6 16 (9.04%) Analyst
6 16 (9.04%) Graduate
7 14 (7.91%) Graduate Developer
8 13 (7.34%) Junior Developer
8 13 (7.34%) Web Developer
9 12 (6.78%) Senior Developer
10 11 (6.21%) Administrator
10 11 (6.21%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (6.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (6.21%) Oracle Consultant
10 11 (6.21%) SSRS Specialist
11 10 (5.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (5.65%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (42.94%) .NET
2 39 (22.03%) HTML
3 29 (16.38%) ASP.NET
4 28 (15.82%) CSS
5 25 (14.12%) HTML5
6 21 (11.86%) jQuery
7 17 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (8.47%) CSS3
9 13 (7.34%) AngularJS
10 12 (6.78%) WCF
10 12 (6.78%) Web Services
11 10 (5.65%) XML
12 8 (4.52%) REST
13 6 (3.39%) SOAP
13 6 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (2.82%) .NET Framework
14 5 (2.82%) Ajax
14 5 (2.82%) WPF
15 4 (2.26%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (2.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.34%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.65%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.39%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.26%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.26%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.26%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.26%) Statistics
6 3 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.13%) iPad
7 2 (1.13%) Replication
8 1 (0.56%) Animation
8 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.56%) PDA
8 1 (0.56%) Social Media
8 1 (0.56%) W3C
8 1 (0.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.34%) Windows
2 21 (11.86%) Windows Server
3 13 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.69%) Android
5 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.69%) Unix
5 3 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.13%) Linux
7 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (13.56%) MVC
3 23 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (10.73%) ERP
4 19 (10.73%) OOP
5 17 (9.60%) Mentoring
6 16 (9.04%) ITIL
7 15 (8.47%) TDD
8 13 (7.34%) Change Management
8 13 (7.34%) Risk Management
9 12 (6.78%) OO
9 12 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (6.21%) CRM
10 11 (6.21%) Web Development
11 10 (5.65%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.08%) Data Analysis
12 9 (5.08%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (4.52%) Mobile Application Development
13 8 (4.52%) Project Management
13 8 (4.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 81 (45.76%) SQL
2 76 (42.94%) C#
3 41 (23.16%) JavaScript
4 25 (14.12%) T-SQL
4 25 (14.12%) VB.NET
5 13 (7.34%) Java
6 10 (5.65%) C++
7 6 (3.39%) VB
8 2 (1.13%) F#
9 1 (0.56%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.56%) C
9 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.56%) PHP
9 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.56%) Python
9 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (23.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (16.95%) Degree
3 11 (6.21%) MCSD
4 9 (5.08%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.52%) MCSE
6 7 (3.95%) MCITP
6 7 (3.95%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.82%) CCNA
8 5 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.26%) CCA
9 4 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.26%) MCSA
10 3 (1.69%) MCP
11 2 (1.13%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.13%) CISA
11 2 (1.13%) ISEB
11 2 (1.13%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.65%) QA
2 5 (2.82%) SLA
3 2 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (12.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.26%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.26%) XenApp
3 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.69%) vSphere
4 2 (1.13%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.56%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (9.60%) VMware
2 15 (8.47%) Oracle
3 7 (3.95%) Cisco
3 7 (3.95%) HP
4 6 (3.39%) Citrix
4 6 (3.39%) NetApp
4 6 (3.39%) Nintex
5 4 (2.26%) SAP
6 3 (1.69%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.69%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.13%) Ektron
7 2 (1.13%) Tableau
7 2 (1.13%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.56%) Apple
8 1 (0.56%) Dell
8 1 (0.56%) Forcepoint
8 1 (0.56%) Remedy
8 1 (0.56%) Sage
8 1 (0.56%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.56%) Twitter
Staffordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + pen/health/25 hols
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Version1
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus + Microsoft accreditation
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Expenses, Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + pension, hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Shift Allowance, 10% Annual bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
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Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 per annum
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Salary: Company Car
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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euro car parts
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
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Katharine House Hospice
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum plus Benefits
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Crown Computing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
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