The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Stratford-upon-Avon region.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 30.77% 26.67% 39.39%
As % of the Vendors category 44.44% 47.62% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 13
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Stratford-upon-Avon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18 42 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 69.23% 56.00% 57.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 19
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Warwickshire

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 23 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stratford-upon-Avon

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (38.46%) MCSE
3 5 (38.46%) MCSA
4 4 (30.77%) VoIP
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) Dell
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) SUSE
4 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
4 4 (30.77%) WatchGuard
4 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (30.77%) Acronis
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) VoIP
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) Intranet
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (38.46%) Administrator
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) IT Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Graduate C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Graduate
4 3 (23.08%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Head of IT
5 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
5 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
5 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior
6 1 (7.69%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) SUSE
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
1 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
3 3 (23.08%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) MCSE
2 5 (38.46%) MCSA
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) IBM
1 4 (30.77%) Dell
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
1 4 (30.77%) WatchGuard
1 4 (30.77%) Acronis
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