The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stratford-upon-Avon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 19 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 39.58% 25.64% 50.00%
As % of the Vendors category 59.38% 58.82% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 12
Average salary £32,500 £24,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.65% -37.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,950 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £32,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Warwickshire

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

Vendors Category
Stratford-upon-Avon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 66.67% 43.59% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 18
Average salary £35,000 £25,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -36.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,700 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £55,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Stratford-upon-Avon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Stratford-upon-Avon region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stratford-upon-Avon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stratford-upon-Avon

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stratford-upon-Avon 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 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 18 (62.07%) HTML
2 18 (62.07%) C#
2 18 (62.07%) .NET
3 17 (58.62%) VB.NET
3 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 17 (58.62%) MVC
4 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
5 12 (41.38%) CSS
6 10 (34.48%) XML
7 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
7 9 (31.03%) Degree
7 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
7 9 (31.03%) C++
7 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
7 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
8 8 (27.59%) Windows
8 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (24.14%) SQL
10 6 (20.69%) PHP
10 6 (20.69%) VB
10 6 (20.69%) CRM
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (20.69%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (17.24%) Ajax
11 5 (17.24%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (17.24%) JSON
11 5 (17.24%) Web Development
11 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stratford-upon-Avon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stratford-upon-Avon 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 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (17.24%) Node.js
3 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (10.34%) Lync
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (10.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SAN
1 5 (17.24%) Intranet
2 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) Wireless
3 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) VPN
4 2 (6.90%) VoIP
5 1 (3.45%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) C# Developer
3 10 (34.48%) .NET Developer
3 10 (34.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Web Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Graduate
5 7 (24.14%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Graduate C# Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (20.69%) Junior
6 6 (20.69%) Junior Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Junior C# Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Analyst
8 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
9 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) HTML
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 12 (41.38%) CSS
4 10 (34.48%) XML
5 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (17.24%) Ajax
6 5 (17.24%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
6 5 (17.24%) JSON
6 5 (17.24%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) New Media
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) MVC
2 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.69%) CRM
4 5 (17.24%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.90%) Information Security
7 1 (3.45%) Logistics
7 1 (3.45%) Telemarketing
7 1 (3.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
2 17 (58.62%) VB.NET
3 9 (31.03%) C++
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) PHP
5 6 (20.69%) VB
6 5 (17.24%) Ruby
7 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.45%) Pascal
8 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.45%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (13.79%) MCSA
4 3 (10.34%) MCSE
4 3 (10.34%) MCTS
5 2 (6.90%) MCP
5 2 (6.90%) CCNA
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) IBM
2 2 (6.90%) Dell
2 2 (6.90%) Sophos
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
2 2 (6.90%) WatchGuard
2 2 (6.90%) Acronis
3 1 (3.45%) Avaya
3 1 (3.45%) Genesys
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle