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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 25 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 50.00% 21.43% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 86.21% 46.15% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 2
Median salary £28,500 £24,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
29 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 58.00% 46.43% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 2
Median salary £22,000 £24,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sutton Coldfield region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Sutton Coldfield region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Sutton Coldfield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 19 (54.29%) Windows
3 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
4 13 (37.14%) SQL
5 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
5 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
6 11 (31.43%) C#
6 11 (31.43%) .NET
6 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
7 9 (25.71%) Linux
7 9 (25.71%) MVC
8 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
8 8 (22.86%) LAN
8 8 (22.86%) WAN
9 7 (20.00%) Web Services
9 7 (20.00%) IIS
9 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (17.14%) Firewall
10 6 (17.14%) VPN
10 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
10 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (14.29%) CRM
11 5 (14.29%) DNS
11 5 (14.29%) MCSE
11 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (11.43%) Citrix
12 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2000

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield 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 7 (20.00%) IIS
2 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) Apache
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) CMS
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) LAN
1 8 (22.86%) WAN
2 6 (17.14%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) VPN
3 5 (14.29%) DNS
4 4 (11.43%) DHCP
4 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.57%) SAN
6 1 (2.86%) Internet
6 1 (2.86%) Intranet
6 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.57%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (8.57%) Military
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
1 12 (34.29%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Implementation Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Junior
5 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Junior Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) .NET
1 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
2 7 (20.00%) Web Services
3 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (11.43%) WCF
4 4 (11.43%) WPF
5 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (8.57%) CSS
5 3 (8.57%) HTML
5 3 (8.57%) WinForms
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.86%) jQuery
7 1 (2.86%) MDX
7 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.57%) Replication
2 2 (5.71%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (25.71%) Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Android
5 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) MVC
2 5 (14.29%) CRM
3 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) SDLC
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.86%) ETL
6 1 (2.86%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) Security Patching
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.86%) SOLID
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Time Management
6 1 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) C#
3 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (14.29%) MCSE
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 4 (11.43%) MCITP
4 2 (5.71%) CCA
4 2 (5.71%) CCNA
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.71%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Postfix
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) Terminal Server
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 2 (5.71%) XenApp
3 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Citrix
1 4 (11.43%) VMware
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Apple