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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 28 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 23.53% 13.27% 23.88%
As % of the Vendors category 41.18% 19.40% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 14
Average salary £31,000 £20,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,100 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £39,750 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
68 67 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 57.14% 68.37% 74.63%
Number of salaries quoted 57 36 29
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,950 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Telford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 37 (72.55%) Windows
2 34 (66.67%) Citrix
3 30 (58.82%) VMware
4 28 (54.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (45.10%) Active Directory
7 22 (43.14%) DNS
8 20 (39.22%) MS Exchange
9 19 (37.25%) Linux
10 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
10 18 (35.29%) SAN
11 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (31.37%) TCP/IP
12 15 (29.41%) DHCP
12 15 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (27.45%) Firewall
13 14 (27.45%) NAS
14 13 (25.49%) VPN
14 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
15 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (19.61%) Cisco
17 9 (17.65%) CCA
17 9 (17.65%) HP
17 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
17 9 (17.65%) Apache
17 9 (17.65%) .NET
17 9 (17.65%) SQL
17 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 20 (39.22%) MS Exchange
2 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (17.65%) Apache
4 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.84%) IIS
6 3 (5.88%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.92%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.96%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.73%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (43.14%) DNS
2 18 (35.29%) SAN
3 16 (31.37%) TCP/IP
4 15 (29.41%) DHCP
5 14 (27.45%) NAS
5 14 (27.45%) Firewall
6 13 (25.49%) VPN
7 7 (13.73%) DDNS
8 5 (9.80%) IP Telephony
9 4 (7.84%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.96%) SSH
10 1 (1.96%) VLAN
10 1 (1.96%) IPv4
10 1 (1.96%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.80%) MySQL
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.96%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.96%) QlikView
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) Subversion
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 13 (25.49%) Technical Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (11.76%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Developer
4 5 (9.80%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 3 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (3.92%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.92%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Incident Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.84%) CSS
2 4 (7.84%) WPF
2 4 (7.84%) jQuery
2 4 (7.84%) HTML
3 3 (5.88%) WinForms
4 2 (3.92%) Web Services
4 2 (3.92%) XML
4 2 (3.92%) COM
4 2 (3.92%) Classic ASP
4 2 (3.92%) JSON
4 2 (3.92%) HTML5
4 2 (3.92%) CSS3
4 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.96%) WCF
5 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Clustering
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (72.55%) Windows
2 28 (54.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (37.25%) Linux
4 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (13.73%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.92%) Windows NT
8 2 (3.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (7.84%) ITIL
1 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
2 3 (5.88%) Migration
2 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
2 3 (5.88%) TDD
2 3 (5.88%) UML
3 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.92%) Time Management
3 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.96%) Business Development
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
4 1 (1.96%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.96%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (1.96%) Project Management
4 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.96%) MVC
4 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
4 1 (1.96%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) C#
3 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.88%) C++
5 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) VB
5 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.96%) VBScript
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (17.65%) CCA
4 8 (15.69%) MCSE
4 8 (15.69%) MCSA
5 6 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (3.92%) VCP4
6 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.96%) MCITP
7 1 (1.96%) CCNA
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
1 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 23 (45.10%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.69%) Terminal Services
2 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
3 7 (13.73%) vSphere
4 6 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (11.76%) XenApp
5 3 (5.88%) XenServer
6 1 (1.96%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (1.96%) Plesk
2 1 (1.96%) cPanel
Vendors
1 34 (66.67%) Citrix
2 30 (58.82%) VMware
3 10 (19.61%) Cisco
4 9 (17.65%) HP
5 7 (13.73%) Brocade
6 4 (7.84%) SolarWinds
6 4 (7.84%) 3PAR
6 4 (7.84%) Mitel
6 4 (7.84%) NetApp
6 4 (7.84%) Avaya
6 4 (7.84%) Juniper
7 3 (5.88%) Lotus
8 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.96%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.96%) Cognos
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