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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 26 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 12.61% 11.43% 21.43%
As % of the Vendors category 41.18% 50.00% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 18
Median salary £32,500 £23,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.30% -31.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £30,964
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £23,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Microsoft
Somerset

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
34 8 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 30.63% 22.86% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 28
Median salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £41,300 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Taunton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) Windows
3 15 (32.61%) .NET
4 14 (30.43%) C#
5 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
5 13 (28.26%) ITIL
6 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
6 12 (26.09%) Software Testing
6 12 (26.09%) Office 365
6 12 (26.09%) Line Management
7 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
7 11 (23.91%) Firewall
8 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
8 10 (21.74%) jQuery
8 10 (21.74%) VMware
8 10 (21.74%) Business Continuity
8 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
8 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
8 10 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (19.57%) BDD
9 9 (19.57%) Test Management
9 9 (19.57%) Cisco
9 9 (19.57%) HP
9 9 (19.57%) NetScreen
9 9 (19.57%) Juniper
9 9 (19.57%) SAN
9 9 (19.57%) Hitachi
9 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
9 9 (19.57%) MVC
10 8 (17.39%) Finance

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 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) Firewall
2 9 (19.57%) NetScreen
2 9 (19.57%) SAN
3 2 (4.35%) Intranet
3 2 (4.35%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (17.39%) Cucumber
2 8 (17.39%) SpecFlow
3 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Publishing
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 14 (30.43%) Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Test Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) .NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Administrator
4 9 (19.57%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) C# Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Information Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Security Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Service Manager
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Manager
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Services Manager
9 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) .NET
2 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
2 10 (21.74%) jQuery
3 7 (15.22%) CSS
3 7 (15.22%) HTML
4 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
5 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (10.87%) XSLT
6 4 (8.70%) WCF
6 4 (8.70%) Web Services
7 3 (6.52%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.52%) HTML5
7 3 (6.52%) WPF
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (4.35%) RESTful
8 2 (4.35%) WinForms
8 2 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (10.87%) SCADA
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.35%) iPad
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Statistics
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
3 8 (17.39%) Linux
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) ITIL
3 12 (26.09%) Line Management
3 12 (26.09%) Software Testing
4 10 (21.74%) Business Continuity
5 9 (19.57%) BDD
5 9 (19.57%) MVC
5 9 (19.57%) Test Management
6 8 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Scrum
6 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 7 (15.22%) Load Testing
7 7 (15.22%) Open Source
7 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
7 7 (15.22%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
8 5 (10.87%) Information Security Management
8 5 (10.87%) ISMS
8 5 (10.87%) Security Management
8 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) C#
2 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.87%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.35%) XPath
4 2 (4.35%) XQuery
5 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.22%) ISEB
2 7 (15.22%) ISTQB
2 7 (15.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (10.87%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (8.70%) Degree
5 2 (4.35%) MCSE
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) COBIT
2 4 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) VMware
2 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
2 9 (19.57%) Cisco
2 9 (19.57%) Hitachi
2 9 (19.57%) HP
2 9 (19.57%) Juniper
3 5 (10.87%) Citrix
4 2 (4.35%) EMC
4 2 (4.35%) NetApp
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Apple
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