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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 42.42% 35.00% 58.62%
As % of the Vendors category 51.85% 52.50% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 16
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -35.89%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
27 40 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 81.82% 66.67% 72.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 20
Average salary £35,000 £25,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -8.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stratford-upon-Avon

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
2 11 (57.89%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 10 (52.63%) CSS
3 10 (52.63%) VB.NET
3 10 (52.63%) MVC
4 9 (47.37%) XML
5 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
5 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
5 8 (42.11%) C++
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (21.05%) SAN
9 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (21.05%) Firewall
9 4 (21.05%) SUSE
9 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (21.05%) VMware
9 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
9 4 (21.05%) VoIP
9 4 (21.05%) IBM
9 4 (21.05%) CCNA
9 4 (21.05%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) VoIP
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) .NET Developer
2 9 (47.37%) C# Developer
2 9 (47.37%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Graduate C# Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Graduate Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Graduate
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (21.05%) Administrator
4 4 (21.05%) IT Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) Junior C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Junior
5 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) HTML
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
2 10 (52.63%) CSS
3 9 (47.37%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) SUSE
3 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) MVC
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
3 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Telemarketing
5 1 (5.26%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) VB.NET
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) Pascal
5 1 (5.26%) Delphi
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (21.05%) MCSE
3 4 (21.05%) MCSA
3 4 (21.05%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) IBM
1 4 (21.05%) Dell
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
1 4 (21.05%) WatchGuard
1 4 (21.05%) Acronis
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Avaya
2 1 (5.26%) Genesys
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