The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 30.26% 20.93% 29.07%
As % of the Vendors category 35.94% 22.50% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 9
Average salary £29,750 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £18,350 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,750 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
Shropshire

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

Vendors Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
64 40 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 84.21% 93.02% 72.09%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 30
Average salary £29,250 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Telford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Telford

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

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Telford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 46 (79.31%) Windows
2 38 (65.52%) Active Directory
3 33 (56.90%) Citrix
4 29 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 29 (50.00%) VMware
5 26 (44.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 25 (43.10%) MS Excel
7 23 (39.66%) DNS
7 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (36.21%) vSphere
9 19 (32.76%) XenApp
9 19 (32.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (31.03%) MS Office
11 17 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (25.86%) SAN
13 14 (24.14%) SQL
14 13 (22.41%) Linux
14 13 (22.41%) NetApp
14 13 (22.41%) DHCP
15 12 (20.69%) Migration
15 12 (20.69%) Cisco
16 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
17 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
17 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
18 8 (13.79%) Dell
18 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
18 8 (13.79%) MS Visio
18 8 (13.79%) IIS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 29 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 26 (44.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (32.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (13.79%) IIS
6 7 (12.07%) Apache
6 7 (12.07%) Moodle
7 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (8.62%) WordPress
9 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
10 2 (3.45%) IBM Notes
10 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.72%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (1.72%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (43.10%) MS Excel
2 18 (31.03%) MS Office
3 8 (13.79%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.72%) GIMP
5 1 (1.72%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) DNS
2 15 (25.86%) SAN
3 13 (22.41%) DHCP
4 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 8 (13.79%) SSH
5 7 (12.07%) VLAN
5 7 (12.07%) SSL
5 7 (12.07%) HTTP
6 4 (6.90%) LAN
6 4 (6.90%) Firewall
6 4 (6.90%) Wireless
7 3 (5.17%) DDNS
8 2 (3.45%) NAS
9 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.72%) Intranet
9 1 (1.72%) WAN
9 1 (1.72%) VPN
9 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) MySQL
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.45%) Spotfire
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (10.34%) Publishing
2 4 (6.90%) Legal
3 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Local Government
5 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Support Engineer
2 7 (12.07%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (12.07%) Developer
2 7 (12.07%) Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Consultant
5 3 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Desktop Support
5 3 (5.17%) Administrator
5 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Designer
6 2 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Server Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (3.45%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) LAMP
2 5 (8.62%) .NET
3 3 (5.17%) WPF
3 3 (5.17%) HTML
4 2 (3.45%) WCF
4 2 (3.45%) jQuery
4 2 (3.45%) CSS
4 2 (3.45%) Web Services
4 2 (3.45%) XML
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.72%) COM
5 1 (1.72%) Ajax
5 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.72%) JSON
5 1 (1.72%) HTML5
5 1 (1.72%) CSS3
5 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Open Source
2 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.72%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 46 (79.31%) Windows
2 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (22.41%) Linux
4 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.62%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (5.17%) Windows NT
8 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Migration
2 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.34%) ITIL
4 5 (8.62%) Content Management
4 5 (8.62%) Time Management
4 5 (8.62%) Change Control
5 4 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (6.90%) Project Management
6 3 (5.17%) MVC
6 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.17%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.45%) Coaching
7 2 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.45%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.72%) OO
8 1 (1.72%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.07%) Bash Shell
2 7 (12.07%) Perl
3 6 (10.34%) PHP
4 3 (5.17%) C#
5 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.34%) MCSE
2 6 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.17%) CCA
4 3 (5.17%) Degree
5 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.72%) MCITP
6 1 (1.72%) PMP
6 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.72%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 38 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 21 (36.21%) vSphere
3 19 (32.76%) XenApp
4 17 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
7 7 (12.07%) Forefront TMG
7 7 (12.07%) XenServer
8 5 (8.62%) Terminal Services
9 4 (6.90%) Shibboleth
10 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
10 2 (3.45%) Squid
11 1 (1.72%) Xen
11 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.72%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Backup Exec
2 6 (10.34%) WSUS
3 2 (3.45%) Plesk
Vendors
1 33 (56.90%) Citrix
2 29 (50.00%) VMware
3 13 (22.41%) NetApp
4 12 (20.69%) Cisco
5 8 (13.79%) Dell
6 7 (12.07%) Altiris
7 5 (8.62%) HP
8 4 (6.90%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.45%) Lotus
9 2 (3.45%) Business Objects
9 2 (3.45%) Cognos
9 2 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.72%) Juniper
10 1 (1.72%) Niku
10 1 (1.72%) Barracuda Networks
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