The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 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 Tamworth 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 36.36% 41.30% 30.43%
As % of the Vendors category 88.89% 70.37% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 7
Average salary £20,000 £27,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £27,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 40.91% 58.70% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 9
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £17,900 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £49,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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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 14 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Tamworth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) Telerik
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) MCTS
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (10.00%) MCITP
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) WinForms
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Support Assistant
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) WinForms
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) CRM
1 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Telerik
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix