The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 30 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 30.00% 25.49% 18.09%
As % of the Vendors category 65.22% 72.22% 65.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 16
Median salary £37,500 £30,713 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -25.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Microsoft
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Vendors Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 46.00% 35.29% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 38 11 25
Median salary £31,500 £29,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -25.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,350 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £42,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Taunton

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Taunton

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

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Taunton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 35 (56.45%) Windows
2 31 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 29 (46.77%) .NET
4 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (35.48%) C#
6 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
7 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
8 18 (29.03%) Firewall
8 18 (29.03%) HTML
9 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET
9 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
10 15 (24.19%) CSS
10 15 (24.19%) SQL
11 14 (22.58%) MS Exchange
11 14 (22.58%) MVC
12 13 (20.97%) ITIL
12 13 (20.97%) Cisco
12 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
12 13 (20.97%) SAN
13 12 (19.35%) Citrix
14 11 (17.74%) NetApp
14 11 (17.74%) jQuery
15 10 (16.13%) Office 365
15 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (14.52%) .NET Framework
16 9 (14.52%) Terminal Services
16 9 (14.52%) VoIP
16 9 (14.52%) Palo Alto
16 9 (14.52%) WCF

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 14 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.03%) Firewall
2 13 (20.97%) SAN
3 9 (14.52%) VoIP
4 8 (12.90%) Intranet
5 7 (11.29%) NetScreen
6 6 (9.68%) DHCP
6 6 (9.68%) DNS
6 6 (9.68%) Internet
6 6 (9.68%) iSCSI
6 6 (9.68%) Network Security
6 6 (9.68%) VLAN
6 6 (9.68%) VPN
6 6 (9.68%) WAN
6 6 (9.68%) Wireless
7 3 (4.84%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.84%) MySQL
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Advertising
2 2 (3.23%) Publishing
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (45.16%) Developer
2 19 (30.65%) .NET Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) C# Developer
3 10 (16.13%) SQL Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (12.90%) ICT Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Administrator
6 7 (11.29%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (11.29%) Systems Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Network Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Information Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Network Systems Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Security Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Test Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) .NET
2 18 (29.03%) HTML
3 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET
4 15 (24.19%) CSS
5 11 (17.74%) jQuery
6 9 (14.52%) .NET Framework
6 9 (14.52%) WCF
7 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (9.68%) Web Services
8 6 (9.68%) XSLT
9 5 (8.06%) Entity Framework
10 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (6.45%) WPF
11 3 (4.84%) HTML5
11 3 (4.84%) LINQ
11 3 (4.84%) RESTful
11 3 (4.84%) WinForms
11 3 (4.84%) XML
12 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.06%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (8.06%) iPad
2 5 (8.06%) SCADA
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.84%) iPhone
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (56.45%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.68%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.61%) Android
6 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.58%) MVC
3 13 (20.97%) ITIL
4 8 (12.90%) Business Continuity
4 8 (12.90%) Scrum
4 8 (12.90%) Software Testing
4 8 (12.90%) TDD
5 7 (11.29%) Line Management
6 6 (9.68%) Data Protection
6 6 (9.68%) High Availability
6 6 (9.68%) Open Source
6 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
6 6 (9.68%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (9.68%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 6 (9.68%) Web Development
7 5 (8.06%) Information Security
7 5 (8.06%) Information Security Management
7 5 (8.06%) ISMS
7 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
7 5 (8.06%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (35.48%) C#
2 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.19%) SQL
4 7 (11.29%) PHP
5 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.45%) Java
7 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.84%) XPath
7 3 (4.84%) XQuery
8 2 (3.23%) C++
8 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.61%) VB
9 1 (1.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.45%) Degree
3 3 (4.84%) ISEB
3 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) MCSE
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) COBIT
2 4 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.52%) Terminal Services
2 9 (14.52%) XenApp
3 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) SCCM
1 9 (14.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Cisco
2 12 (19.35%) Citrix
3 11 (17.74%) NetApp
4 9 (14.52%) Palo Alto
5 8 (12.90%) VMware
6 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
6 7 (11.29%) Hitachi
6 7 (11.29%) HP
6 7 (11.29%) Juniper
7 2 (3.23%) EMC
8 1 (1.61%) Apple
8 1 (1.61%) SAP
Taunton, Somerset
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