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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 16 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 72 80 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 11.69% 14.63% 17.28%
As % of the Vendors category 35.82% 38.28% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58 75 78
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,450 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
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
201 209 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 32.63% 38.21% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 176 176 175
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield +1 19 £35,000 +62.79% 3
Tamworth +1 19 £35,000 -1.40% 3
Stoke-on-Trent -6 14 £24,000 -31.42% 9
Burton-upon-Trent -4 5 £38,000 +21.60% 1
Stafford -8 3 - - 1
Leek - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 101 (56.11%) SQL Server
2 100 (55.56%) SQL
3 75 (41.67%) .NET
4 71 (39.44%) C#
5 53 (29.44%) MS Excel
6 46 (25.56%) Windows
7 39 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (16.11%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (16.11%) ERP
10 28 (15.56%) ASP.NET
10 28 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 28 (15.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (15.00%) MS Office
11 27 (15.00%) MVC
12 26 (14.44%) Finance
12 26 (14.44%) T-SQL
13 25 (13.89%) Project Management
14 24 (13.33%) HTML
15 23 (12.78%) VMware
16 22 (12.22%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (11.11%) Windows Server
17 20 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
18 19 (10.56%) JavaScript
18 19 (10.56%) Scrum
19 18 (10.00%) CSS
19 18 (10.00%) Mentoring
19 18 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
20 17 (9.44%) Active Directory
21 16 (8.89%) MS Exchange

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.78%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.11%) Node.js
6 2 (1.11%) SAS
7 1 (0.56%) Apache
7 1 (0.56%) CMS
7 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 53 (29.44%) MS Excel
2 27 (15.00%) MS Office
3 5 (2.78%) MS Project
4 3 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (3.89%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle ASCP
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (1.11%) Line 500
6 2 (1.11%) Magento
6 2 (1.11%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.56%) Exstream
7 1 (0.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.56%) Office 365
2 6 (3.33%) Google Analytics
3 5 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.56%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.56%) Pure360
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.00%) Firewall
1 9 (5.00%) SAN
2 7 (3.89%) LAN
2 7 (3.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.89%) WAN
3 6 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (3.33%) iSCSI
4 5 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (2.22%) DNS
5 4 (2.22%) Extranet
5 4 (2.22%) Unified Communications
5 4 (2.22%) VoIP
6 3 (1.67%) DHCP
6 3 (1.67%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.67%) VPN
7 2 (1.11%) Skype
7 2 (1.11%) Wireless
8 1 (0.56%) Network Security
8 1 (0.56%) VLAN
8 1 (0.56%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (56.11%) SQL Server
2 33 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (15.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 28 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.89%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.78%) Big Data
7 5 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (2.22%) QlikView
8 4 (2.22%) Snowflake Schema
8 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (2.22%) Star Schema
9 3 (1.67%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.67%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.11%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.44%) Moq
1 8 (4.44%) MSTest
1 8 (4.44%) NUnit
1 8 (4.44%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.67%) Ranorex
5 2 (1.11%) JIRA
5 2 (1.11%) Subversion
5 2 (1.11%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.56%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.56%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.56%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.56%) Hudson
6 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.56%) Maven
6 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (14.44%) Finance
2 9 (5.00%) Games
2 9 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.22%) Advertising
3 4 (2.22%) Marketing
3 4 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (31.11%) Developer
2 44 (24.44%) Analyst
3 25 (13.89%) .NET Developer
4 19 (10.56%) Business Analyst
5 18 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 16 (8.89%) SQL Developer
7 15 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (7.78%) Junior
9 13 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 12 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (6.67%) Software Developer
11 11 (6.11%) Graduate
12 9 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
12 9 (5.00%) Tester
13 8 (4.44%) IT Support
13 8 (4.44%) Junior Business Analyst
13 8 (4.44%) Navision Analyst
13 8 (4.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (41.67%) .NET
2 28 (15.56%) ASP.NET
3 24 (13.33%) HTML
4 22 (12.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (10.00%) CSS
6 12 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 12 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 12 (6.67%) jQuery
6 12 (6.67%) WCF
6 12 (6.67%) WinForms
7 10 (5.56%) HTML5
8 9 (5.00%) WPF
9 8 (4.44%) AngularJS
9 8 (4.44%) Castle Windsor
9 8 (4.44%) CSS3
9 8 (4.44%) EDI
9 8 (4.44%) Ninject
9 8 (4.44%) Razor View Engine
9 8 (4.44%) Spring.NET
9 8 (4.44%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (4.44%) Data Centre
1 8 (4.44%) Inversion of Control
1 8 (4.44%) Management Information System
1 8 (4.44%) N-Tier
2 6 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.22%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.22%) NHS
5 3 (1.67%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.67%) Statistics
6 2 (1.11%) CMDB
6 2 (1.11%) User Experience
7 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.56%) Social Media
7 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 46 (25.56%) Windows
2 20 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 14 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (7.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.89%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.33%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.22%) Linux
8 4 (2.22%) Unix
8 4 (2.22%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.67%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.11%) Android
11 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (16.11%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (16.11%) ERP
3 27 (15.00%) MVC
4 25 (13.89%) Project Management
5 19 (10.56%) Scrum
6 18 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 16 (8.89%) TDD
8 15 (8.33%) CRM
9 13 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (5.56%) Web Application Development
12 9 (5.00%) Data Analysis
12 9 (5.00%) E-Commerce
12 9 (5.00%) Kanban
12 9 (5.00%) SDLC
13 8 (4.44%) ETL
13 8 (4.44%) ITIL
13 8 (4.44%) OO
13 8 (4.44%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 100 (55.56%) SQL
2 71 (39.44%) C#
3 26 (14.44%) T-SQL
4 19 (10.56%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 6 (3.33%) Java
7 3 (1.67%) C++
7 3 (1.67%) Ruby
7 3 (1.67%) VB
8 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.56%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.56%) PHP
9 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (7.78%) Degree
3 9 (5.00%) MCSE
4 8 (4.44%) CCNA
4 8 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (4.44%) MCITP
5 6 (3.33%) MCP
5 6 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.22%) CCA
6 4 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.22%) ISEB
7 3 (1.67%) MCSD
7 3 (1.67%) MCTS
8 2 (1.11%) CISA
8 2 (1.11%) CISM
8 2 (1.11%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.56%) CCNP
9 1 (0.56%) CISSP
9 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.89%) QA
2 3 (1.67%) SLA
3 2 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (9.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.44%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.22%) XenApp
5 2 (1.11%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.11%) vSphere
6 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (12.78%) VMware
2 15 (8.33%) Cisco
3 10 (5.56%) Oracle
4 9 (5.00%) NetApp
5 6 (3.33%) Citrix
5 6 (3.33%) Google
6 4 (2.22%) Tableau
7 3 (1.67%) Avaya
7 3 (1.67%) Cognos
7 3 (1.67%) Informatica
7 3 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.11%) Apple
8 2 (1.11%) HP
8 2 (1.11%) Sage
9 1 (0.56%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.56%) Remedy
9 1 (0.56%) Xamarin
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 23 Days Holiday+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton on Trent
Healthcare at Home
Salary: £18,000 to £19,500 depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Holidays.
Posted: 16 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, home working
Posted: 22 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, life insurance
Posted: 24 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + negotiable benefits, salary review, travel
Posted: 26 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + share scheme, annual salary review, laptop
Posted: 28 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: 28 days ago