The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank - 4 13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield - 21.43% 12.33%
As % of the Vendors category - 33.33% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Average salary - £29,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.72%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sutton Coldfield region.

Vendors Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
0 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield - 64.29% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 31
Average salary - £27,000 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Microsoft
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
Sutton Coldfield
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago