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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 10 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 44 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 22.92% 3.88% 10.61%
As % of the Vendors category 57.89% 15.09% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 40 6 19
Median salary £42,500 £23,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+84.78% -34.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £18,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £24,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
76 53 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 39.58% 25.73% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 66 36 62
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 70 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 66 (69.47%) SQL
3 49 (51.58%) .NET
4 48 (50.53%) C#
5 35 (36.84%) MVC
6 34 (35.79%) ASP.NET
7 32 (33.68%) MS Excel
8 31 (32.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 30 (31.58%) CSS
9 30 (31.58%) HTML
10 29 (30.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (28.42%) HTML5
11 27 (28.42%) VB.NET
12 26 (27.37%) Web Development
13 25 (26.32%) T-SQL
14 23 (24.21%) Windows
15 22 (23.16%) Mentoring
16 21 (22.11%) XML
17 20 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 19 (20.00%) .NET Framework
18 19 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
18 19 (20.00%) Active Directory
19 18 (18.95%) Logistics
20 17 (17.89%) Windows Server
21 16 (16.84%) JavaScript
22 15 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
23 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 12 (12.63%) Performance Tuning
24 12 (12.63%) MS Office
25 10 (10.53%) Validation

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 8 (8.42%) IIS
2 4 (4.21%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.11%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (33.68%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.26%) DNS
3 4 (4.21%) DHCP
4 3 (3.16%) Firewall
4 3 (3.16%) IPv4
4 3 (3.16%) IPv6
4 3 (3.16%) LDAP
4 3 (3.16%) OSPF
4 3 (3.16%) RIP
4 3 (3.16%) SSL
5 2 (2.11%) LAN
5 2 (2.11%) SAN
5 2 (2.11%) VLAN
5 2 (2.11%) VPN
5 2 (2.11%) WAN
6 1 (1.05%) BGP
6 1 (1.05%) FTP
6 1 (1.05%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.05%) Network Security
6 1 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 31 (32.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
8 6 (6.32%) MySQL
9 5 (5.26%) RDBMS
9 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.16%) Neo4j
10 3 (3.16%) Riak
10 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (2.11%) OLTP
12 1 (1.05%) DB2
12 1 (1.05%) MS Access
12 1 (1.05%) Power BI
12 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.05%) Gatling
2 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.05%) Selenium
2 1 (1.05%) Subversion
2 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.26%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.16%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Marketing
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (41.05%) Developer
2 15 (15.79%) C# Developer
3 14 (14.74%) .NET Developer
3 14 (14.74%) Senior Developer
4 12 (12.63%) DBA
5 11 (11.58%) SQL DBA
5 11 (11.58%) Web Developer
6 10 (10.53%) SQL Developer
7 9 (9.47%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (9.47%) Tester
8 8 (8.42%) Applications Tester
8 8 (8.42%) Architect
8 8 (8.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Consultant
9 7 (7.37%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Senior Web Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (6.32%) Administrator
10 6 (6.32%) Help Desk Support
10 6 (6.32%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (51.58%) .NET
2 34 (35.79%) ASP.NET
3 30 (31.58%) CSS
3 30 (31.58%) HTML
4 29 (30.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (28.42%) HTML5
6 21 (22.11%) XML
7 19 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 9 (9.47%) Ajax
8 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (9.47%) EDI
8 9 (9.47%) jQuery
8 9 (9.47%) Web Services
9 6 (6.32%) AngularJS
9 6 (6.32%) SOAP
10 5 (5.26%) WinForms
10 5 (5.26%) XHTML
11 4 (4.21%) CSS3
12 3 (3.16%) Entity Framework
12 3 (3.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.37%) iPhone
2 7 (7.37%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.26%) User Experience
4 4 (4.21%) Life Science
5 3 (3.16%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.05%) Clustering
7 1 (1.05%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.05%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.21%) Windows
2 17 (17.89%) Windows Server
3 8 (8.42%) Android
4 7 (7.37%) Windows Phone
5 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.16%) Linux
6 3 (3.16%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.16%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.84%) MVC
2 26 (27.37%) Web Development
3 22 (23.16%) Mentoring
4 18 (18.95%) Logistics
5 15 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (12.63%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (10.53%) Validation
8 9 (9.47%) Data Validation
8 9 (9.47%) Regression Testing
8 9 (9.47%) Test Scripting
9 8 (8.42%) SOA
10 7 (7.37%) ITIL
10 7 (7.37%) OOP
11 6 (6.32%) OO
12 5 (5.26%) Open Source
12 5 (5.26%) Service Design
12 5 (5.26%) Software Architecture
12 5 (5.26%) Time Management
13 4 (4.21%) High Availability
13 4 (4.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (69.47%) SQL
2 48 (50.53%) C#
3 27 (28.42%) VB.NET
4 25 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 16 (16.84%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.37%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.26%) TypeScript
7 5 (5.26%) VB
8 4 (4.21%) Java
9 3 (3.16%) Erlang
10 1 (1.05%) C++
10 1 (1.05%) Groovy
10 1 (1.05%) Perl
10 1 (1.05%) Python
10 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.26%) Degree
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.16%) Docker
4 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.05%) XenApp
5 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.05%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Ansible
1 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (8.42%) Citrix
2 6 (6.32%) VMware
3 5 (5.26%) Oracle
4 3 (3.16%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco
5 1 (1.05%) IBM
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