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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 10 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 21 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 10.40% 33.78% 21.95%
As % of the Vendors category 29.58% 38.46% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 6
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £45,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
71 65 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 35.15% 87.84% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 49 41 24
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Telford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 36 (65.45%) Active Directory
2 30 (54.55%) Windows
3 26 (47.27%) Citrix
4 22 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 21 (38.18%) TCP/IP
5 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (30.91%) ITIL
7 16 (29.09%) Firewall
7 16 (29.09%) VMware
8 15 (27.27%) MS Office
8 15 (27.27%) DNS
8 15 (27.27%) DHCP
9 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
9 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (21.82%) XenApp
11 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (20.00%) MCSE
12 11 (20.00%) MCITP
13 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
13 9 (16.36%) Oracle
13 9 (16.36%) Project Management
14 8 (14.55%) SAN
14 8 (14.55%) WAN
14 8 (14.55%) LAN
14 8 (14.55%) Linux
14 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
14 8 (14.55%) NAS
15 7 (12.73%) Server Building

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.82%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 15 (27.27%) MS Office
2 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.18%) TCP/IP
2 16 (29.09%) Firewall
3 15 (27.27%) DNS
3 15 (27.27%) DHCP
4 8 (14.55%) WAN
4 8 (14.55%) LAN
4 8 (14.55%) SAN
4 8 (14.55%) NAS
5 7 (12.73%) VPN
6 1 (1.82%) Intranet
6 1 (1.82%) VoIP
6 1 (1.82%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) Selenium
2 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.82%) Hudson
General
1 6 (10.91%) Legal
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Support Engineer
2 12 (21.82%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (16.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.91%) Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Network Support
7 4 (7.27%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Team Leader
7 4 (7.27%) Senior C++ Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) COM
2 1 (1.82%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (54.55%) Windows
2 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.55%) Linux
6 4 (7.27%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.27%) Windows Vista
7 3 (5.45%) UNIX
8 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) ITIL
2 9 (16.36%) Project Management
3 7 (12.73%) Server Building
4 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.64%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.64%) Procure-to-pay
8 1 (1.82%) Data Privacy
8 1 (1.82%) Change Control
8 1 (1.82%) ERP
8 1 (1.82%) Change Management
8 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.82%) Data Security
8 1 (1.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) C#
1 5 (9.09%) C++
1 5 (9.09%) SQL
1 5 (9.09%) VC++
2 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.00%) MCSE
2 11 (20.00%) MCITP
3 7 (12.73%) MCSA
3 7 (12.73%) CCA
3 7 (12.73%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.45%) Degree
6 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) CCNA
7 1 (1.82%) CISSP
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.82%) P3O
System Software
1 36 (65.45%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.82%) XenApp
3 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.91%) XenDesktop
5 5 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (7.27%) XenServer
6 4 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.64%) vSphere
8 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 26 (47.27%) Citrix
2 16 (29.09%) VMware
3 9 (16.36%) Oracle
4 4 (7.27%) HP
5 3 (5.45%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) Brocade
6 1 (1.82%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.82%) Reuters
6 1 (1.82%) BT
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