The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 23 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 7.00% 11.63% 12.17%
As % of the Vendors category 28.57% 25.97% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 12
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,650 £29,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £52,750 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Vendors Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49 77 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 24.50% 44.77% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 61 50
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 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 21 (67.74%) C#
3 19 (61.29%) .NET
4 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
5 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
6 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (25.81%) Windows
8 7 (22.58%) Finance
9 6 (19.35%) Scrum
9 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
9 6 (19.35%) N-Tier
9 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
10 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
10 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
10 5 (16.13%) MS Office
10 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
10 5 (16.13%) HTML
10 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
10 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (16.13%) Load Testing
10 5 (16.13%) System Testing
11 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (12.90%) Analytics
11 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
11 4 (12.90%) VMware
11 4 (12.90%) Migration
11 4 (12.90%) MVC
11 4 (12.90%) Degree
11 4 (12.90%) Java
11 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.23%) MailChimp
2 1 (3.23%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) FTP
4 1 (3.23%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Ranorex
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) ERwin
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
2 5 (16.13%) IT Support
2 5 (16.13%) Junior
2 5 (16.13%) Junior Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Manual Tester
2 5 (16.13%) Tester
2 5 (16.13%) Web Developer
3 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Graduate
3 4 (12.90%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Junior Software Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Support Technician
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
3 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (12.90%) XML
5 3 (9.68%) XSL
6 2 (6.45%) HTML5
7 1 (3.23%) Ajax
7 1 (3.23%) CSS
7 1 (3.23%) CSS3
7 1 (3.23%) jQuery
7 1 (3.23%) LAMP
7 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) N-Tier
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Smartphone
4 2 (6.45%) CMDB
4 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.23%) Replication
5 1 (3.23%) Social Media
5 1 (3.23%) Statistics
5 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Android
5 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.23%) Unix
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Scrum
3 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
3 5 (16.13%) Load Testing
3 5 (16.13%) System Testing
3 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Analytics
4 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) MVC
4 4 (12.90%) OOP
5 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.68%) High Availability
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) OO
5 3 (9.68%) Requirements Management
5 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
5 3 (9.68%) SDLC
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) SOA
6 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 21 (67.74%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) Java
6 3 (9.68%) C++
6 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.68%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) VMware
2 3 (9.68%) Avaya
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
2 3 (9.68%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Apple
3 1 (3.23%) Xamarin
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