The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Sutton Coldfield 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 56.25% 23.53% 11.11%
As % of the Vendors category 75.00% 44.44% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 2
Average salary £29,000 £25,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,400 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Vendors Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 75.00% 52.94% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 8
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £42,500 £29,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
West Midlands

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
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 11 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) Data Extraction
4 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) MS Office
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) XenServer
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) VPN
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
7 3 (23.08%) DHCP
7 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
8 2 (15.38%) Adobe

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.69%) MS Access
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) DBA
1 7 (53.85%) Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) SQL DBA
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) WinForms
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Extraction
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
4 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Logistics
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) XenServer
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Telerik
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
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