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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 17 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 4.24% 23.14% 11.36%
As % of the Vendors category 13.89% 41.18% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 10
Average salary £45,000 £31,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% +55.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £23,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £39,500 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
36 68 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 30.51% 56.20% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 56 29
Average salary £46,250 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.63% -23.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 9 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Telford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) MS Office
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (29.41%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) SLA
7 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.76%) Skype
8 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
8 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (11.76%) Office 365
8 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
8 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
8 2 (11.76%) SIEM
8 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (11.76%) Ruby

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (47.06%) MS Office
3 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (11.76%) Skype
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Developer
1 3 (17.65%) Graduate
1 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) IT Graduate
2 2 (11.76%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) PMO Lead
2 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
1 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security
2 2 (11.76%) SIEM
2 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) ETL
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Ruby
2 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) VB
3 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) CRISC
2 1 (5.88%) SANS
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) HP
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