The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Tamworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 15 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 6.25% 67.74% 8.70%
As % of the Vendors category 30.00% 91.30% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 2
Average salary £27,000 £20,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.70% -15.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £17,850 £17,650
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £32,500 £30,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Staffordshire

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

Vendors Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 20.83% 74.19% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 6
Average salary £25,000 £20,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Tamworth

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Tamworth

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Tamworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Tamworth region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Tamworth

Microsoft
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) Logistics
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) Automotive
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (10.00%) Wiki
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Assistant
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware