The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Telford 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 31 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 37.80% 20.29% 31.37%
As % of the Vendors category 41.89% 25.45% 42.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 16
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £21,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £54,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
74 55 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 90.24% 79.71% 73.53%
Number of salaries quoted 55 22 45
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £18,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £41,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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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 31 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Telford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 51 (78.46%) Windows
2 45 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 37 (56.92%) MS Excel
4 33 (50.77%) DNS
5 28 (43.08%) vSphere
6 27 (41.54%) MS Exchange
6 27 (41.54%) Citrix
6 27 (41.54%) VMware
7 25 (38.46%) MS Office
7 25 (38.46%) SQL
8 23 (35.38%) Linux
8 23 (35.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (29.23%) IIS
11 18 (27.69%) Perl
11 18 (27.69%) HTTP
11 18 (27.69%) SSL
11 18 (27.69%) Backup Exec
11 18 (27.69%) Altiris
11 18 (27.69%) PowerShell
11 18 (27.69%) Bash Shell
11 18 (27.69%) VLAN
11 18 (27.69%) Load Balancing
11 18 (27.69%) Forefront TMG
12 17 (26.15%) Exchange Server 2013
12 17 (26.15%) WSUS
12 17 (26.15%) SSH
12 17 (26.15%) Publishing
12 17 (26.15%) MS Visio
13 16 (24.62%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (41.54%) MS Exchange
2 23 (35.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (29.23%) IIS
4 17 (26.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (21.54%) Apache
6 12 (18.46%) Moodle
7 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (7.69%) WordPress
11 2 (3.08%) IBM Notes
11 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (1.54%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (1.54%) Lync
Applications
1 37 (56.92%) MS Excel
2 25 (38.46%) MS Office
3 17 (26.15%) MS Visio
4 4 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (4.62%) MS Project
6 1 (1.54%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.54%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (50.77%) DNS
2 18 (27.69%) HTTP
2 18 (27.69%) SSL
2 18 (27.69%) VLAN
3 17 (26.15%) SSH
4 14 (21.54%) SAN
5 12 (18.46%) DHCP
6 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.62%) LAN
7 3 (4.62%) DDNS
7 3 (4.62%) Firewall
7 3 (4.62%) Wireless
8 2 (3.08%) NAS
9 1 (1.54%) VPN
9 1 (1.54%) Intranet
9 1 (1.54%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) MySQL
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.08%) Spotfire
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.54%) Subversion
1 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (26.15%) Publishing
2 3 (4.62%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Support Engineer
2 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Developer
5 5 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Administrator
6 3 (4.62%) Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 2 (3.08%) Designer
7 2 (3.08%) MI Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Server Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Desktop Support Team Leader
7 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Desktop Team Leader
7 2 (3.08%) Server Support
7 2 (3.08%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) LAMP
2 3 (4.62%) .NET
3 2 (3.08%) WPF
3 2 (3.08%) COM
3 2 (3.08%) HTML
4 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.54%) CSS
4 1 (1.54%) Web Services
4 1 (1.54%) XML
4 1 (1.54%) jQuery
4 1 (1.54%) WCF
4 1 (1.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Open Source
2 7 (10.77%) VLE
3 3 (4.62%) Wiki
4 2 (3.08%) Clustering
4 2 (3.08%) PMI
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (78.46%) Windows
2 23 (35.38%) Linux
3 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (4.62%) Windows NT
7 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Load Balancing
2 16 (24.62%) Change Control
3 12 (18.46%) Migration
4 10 (15.38%) Time Management
5 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.69%) ITIL
6 5 (7.69%) Content Management
7 4 (6.15%) Project Management
8 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.62%) MVC
8 3 (4.62%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.08%) RUP
9 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.54%) SOA
10 1 (1.54%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.54%) PRINCE
10 1 (1.54%) OO
10 1 (1.54%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) SQL
2 18 (27.69%) Perl
2 18 (27.69%) PowerShell
2 18 (27.69%) Bash Shell
3 13 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (4.62%) C#
5 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.15%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (4.62%) MCSE
3 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.08%) PMP
4 2 (3.08%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.54%) CCNA
5 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.54%) CCA
System Software
1 45 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 28 (43.08%) vSphere
3 18 (27.69%) Forefront TMG
4 16 (24.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (24.62%) XenApp
5 9 (13.85%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (12.31%) Shibboleth
7 7 (10.77%) XenServer
7 7 (10.77%) Hyper-V
8 5 (7.69%) Terminal Services
9 4 (6.15%) ISA Server
10 3 (4.62%) Squid
11 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
12 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (27.69%) Backup Exec
2 17 (26.15%) WSUS
3 3 (4.62%) Plesk
Vendors
1 27 (41.54%) Citrix
1 27 (41.54%) VMware
2 18 (27.69%) Altiris
3 12 (18.46%) NetApp
3 12 (18.46%) Cisco
4 8 (12.31%) Dell
5 4 (6.15%) HP
6 3 (4.62%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.08%) Niku
7 2 (3.08%) Lotus
7 2 (3.08%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.08%) Cognos
7 2 (3.08%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.54%) Juniper
Telford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago