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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Midlands / Sutton Coldfield
Rank 10 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 10.26% 7.69% -
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 37.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.66%

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
8 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 20.51% 20.51% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Median salary £21,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-64.16% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 19 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) LAN
4 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) WCF
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (25.00%) MS Office
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (18.75%) SAN
7 3 (18.75%) CRM
7 3 (18.75%) Citrix
7 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 3 (18.75%) VPN
7 3 (18.75%) DNS
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (18.75%) AngularJS

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 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) LAN
1 6 (37.50%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) SAN
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (25.00%) WCF
3 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
3 3 (18.75%) WPF
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (6.25%) LINQ
5 1 (6.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Android
6 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCITP
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCA
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) MCTS
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) Postfix
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Server
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix