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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 167 117 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.38% 18.72% 22.08%
As % of the Vendors category 54.05% 38.49% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 128 102 149
Median salary £32,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
309 304 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.11% 48.64% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 250 261 283
Median salary £34,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Stoke-on-Trent -4 51 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Burton-upon-Trent 0 36 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Tamworth +2 35 £30,000 +5.07% 5
Lichfield +12 25 £35,000 +2.94%
Stafford -4 10 £21,500 -46.25% 4
Cannock - 3 £41,750 -
Rugeley - 2 £31,500 -
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 139 (52.45%) SQL
2 131 (49.43%) C#
3 130 (49.06%) SQL Server
4 124 (46.79%) .NET
5 101 (38.11%) MS Excel
6 79 (29.81%) HTML
7 74 (27.92%) JavaScript
8 69 (26.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 55 (20.75%) VB.NET
10 54 (20.38%) T-SQL
11 52 (19.62%) Windows
12 51 (19.25%) Degree
13 50 (18.87%) ASP.NET
14 49 (18.49%) CSS
15 48 (18.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 46 (17.36%) MVC
17 44 (16.60%) HTML5
18 43 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
19 36 (13.58%) SharePoint
20 35 (13.21%) OOP
20 35 (13.21%) Finance
21 34 (12.83%) MS Office
22 33 (12.45%) OO
23 31 (11.70%) Mentoring
23 31 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
24 30 (11.32%) XML
25 29 (10.94%) CRM
25 29 (10.94%) Risk Management
25 29 (10.94%) Computer Science
26 28 (10.57%) ASP.NET MVC

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 36 (13.58%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.91%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.40%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (3.40%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (3.40%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.26%) CMS
4 6 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.26%) IIS
5 5 (1.89%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.51%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (1.13%) SAS
7 3 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.13%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.38%) Apache
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 101 (38.11%) MS Excel
2 34 (12.83%) MS Office
3 10 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.89%) MS Project
5 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.38%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.38%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 22 (8.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (6.42%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (5.66%) Oracle iProcurement
4 13 (4.91%) Oracle EBS R12
5 12 (4.53%) Oracle Cash Management
5 12 (4.53%) Oracle Payables
5 12 (4.53%) Oracle Receivables
6 9 (3.40%) Oracle Assets
7 8 (3.02%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (3.02%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (1.51%) Exstream
8 4 (1.51%) Oracle ASCP
9 3 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.75%) Magento
10 2 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.38%) Line 500
11 1 (0.38%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 1 (0.38%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.66%) Office 365
2 12 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.51%) IaaS
3 4 (1.51%) PaaS
3 4 (1.51%) SaaS
4 3 (1.13%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.38%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.64%) SAN
2 6 (2.26%) LAN
3 5 (1.89%) DNS
3 5 (1.89%) Firewall
3 5 (1.89%) RTP
3 5 (1.89%) SSL
3 5 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.89%) WAN
4 4 (1.51%) DHCP
4 4 (1.51%) VPN
5 3 (1.13%) VoIP
6 2 (0.75%) Internet
6 2 (0.75%) VLAN
7 1 (0.38%) FTP
7 1 (0.38%) IMAP
7 1 (0.38%) Intranet
7 1 (0.38%) Network Security
7 1 (0.38%) SMTP
7 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (49.06%) SQL Server
2 48 (18.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (10.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (8.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (7.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (6.04%) Oracle Database
7 14 (5.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (4.91%) Relational Database
9 12 (4.53%) OLAP
10 10 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (3.02%) Big Data
11 8 (3.02%) MS Access
12 3 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.13%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.13%) Oracle Discoverer
12 3 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.13%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (4.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (4.15%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.64%) QADirector
3 7 (2.64%) TestPartner
4 5 (1.89%) JIRA
4 5 (1.89%) Subversion
4 5 (1.89%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.51%) ERwin
5 4 (1.51%) Moq
5 4 (1.51%) NUnit
5 4 (1.51%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.13%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.13%) Selenium
7 2 (0.75%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.75%) Toad
8 1 (0.38%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.38%) MSTest
8 1 (0.38%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 35 (13.21%) Finance
2 25 (9.43%) Games
3 23 (8.68%) Retail
4 15 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (3.77%) Advertising
7 3 (1.13%) Marketing
8 2 (0.75%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) Automotive
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 118 (44.53%) Developer
2 42 (15.85%) .NET Developer
3 38 (14.34%) C# Developer
4 32 (12.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 32 (12.08%) Software Developer
5 26 (9.81%) Web Developer
6 25 (9.43%) Junior
7 24 (9.06%) Consultant
8 22 (8.30%) Analyst
8 22 (8.30%) Senior Developer
9 20 (7.55%) Junior Developer
10 19 (7.17%) Tester
11 18 (6.79%) ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (6.79%) Graduate
12 17 (6.42%) Oracle Consultant
13 16 (6.04%) Graduate Developer
13 16 (6.04%) Senior C# Developer
13 16 (6.04%) SQL Developer
14 15 (5.66%) Applications Developer
15 14 (5.28%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (46.79%) .NET
2 79 (29.81%) HTML
3 50 (18.87%) ASP.NET
4 49 (18.49%) CSS
5 44 (16.60%) HTML5
6 30 (11.32%) XML
7 28 (10.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (10.19%) jQuery
9 20 (7.55%) CSS3
9 20 (7.55%) Web Services
10 18 (6.79%) WCF
11 14 (5.28%) AngularJS
12 13 (4.91%) .NET Framework
13 12 (4.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 9 (3.40%) Ajax
14 9 (3.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (3.40%) SOAP
15 8 (3.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (3.02%) WinForms
16 7 (2.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.94%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.79%) Driving Licence
4 14 (5.28%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.64%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.26%) Replication
6 6 (2.26%) Statistics
7 5 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.51%) NHS
8 4 (1.51%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.75%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.75%) iPad
10 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.75%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.75%) Physics
10 2 (0.75%) PMI
11 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 52 (19.62%) Windows
2 20 (7.55%) Windows Server
3 11 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.77%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.26%) Unix
7 5 (1.89%) Android
8 4 (1.51%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.51%) Linux
9 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (17.36%) MVC
2 43 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (13.21%) OOP
4 33 (12.45%) OO
5 31 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (11.70%) Mentoring
6 29 (10.94%) CRM
6 29 (10.94%) Risk Management
7 27 (10.19%) ITIL
8 26 (9.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 25 (9.43%) Web Development
10 22 (8.30%) ERP
11 21 (7.92%) Change Management
12 19 (7.17%) TDD
12 19 (7.17%) Test Scripting
13 14 (5.28%) GAP Analysis
13 14 (5.28%) SDLC
13 14 (5.28%) Service Delivery
14 13 (4.91%) Project Management
14 13 (4.91%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 139 (52.45%) SQL
2 131 (49.43%) C#
3 74 (27.92%) JavaScript
4 55 (20.75%) VB.NET
5 54 (20.38%) T-SQL
6 18 (6.79%) Java
7 15 (5.66%) C++
8 14 (5.28%) VB
9 8 (3.02%) VBA
10 3 (1.13%) F#
11 2 (0.75%) C
11 2 (0.75%) R
12 1 (0.38%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.38%) PHP
12 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.38%) Python
12 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 69 (26.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (19.25%) Degree
3 14 (5.28%) Security Cleared
4 13 (4.91%) MCSD
5 11 (4.15%) MCSE
6 10 (3.77%) SC Cleared
7 9 (3.40%) ISEB
8 7 (2.64%) ISEB Practitioner
8 7 (2.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (2.26%) MCITP
10 5 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.51%) MCSA
12 3 (1.13%) CCA
12 3 (1.13%) CCNA
12 3 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.13%) MCP
12 3 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.75%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.30%) QA
2 10 (3.77%) SLA
3 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (9.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.13%) vSphere
3 3 (1.13%) XenApp
4 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.75%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.51%) SCOM
2 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (8.30%) Oracle
2 14 (5.28%) VMware
3 7 (2.64%) HP
4 6 (2.26%) Nintex
5 5 (1.89%) Cisco
5 5 (1.89%) Citrix
5 5 (1.89%) Remedy
5 5 (1.89%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.51%) LANDesk
6 4 (1.51%) SAP
7 3 (1.13%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.13%) NetApp
7 3 (1.13%) PayPal
7 3 (1.13%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.13%) WorldPay
8 2 (0.75%) Apple
8 2 (0.75%) Ektron
8 2 (0.75%) Google
8 2 (0.75%) Tableau
9 1 (0.38%) Sage
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + hol,pension, death service
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford
EMBS
Salary: To £25k Base + £50k OTE + Pension/Medical/36 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford
EMBS
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + Amazing Bens + MS Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance, 25 Days
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Full package on offer
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton upon Trent
EMBS
Salary: to £45k plus great bens,
Posted: 9 days ago
Stafford
EMBS
Salary: £18k - 45k per year + amazing benefits!
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Burton upon Trent
EMBS
Salary: to £55k + awesome bens.
Posted: 9 days ago
Burton upon Trent
EMBS
Salary: to £60k + awesome bens.
Posted: 9 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Stafford
EMBS
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £43,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago