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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 26 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 26.53% 17.05% 26.92%
As % of the Vendors category 47.27% 24.19% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 13
Average salary £31,000 £20,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.00% -34.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,900 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £36,500 £38,157
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
55 62 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 56.12% 70.45% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 44 34 28
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £19,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Telford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 31 (67.39%) Windows
2 27 (58.70%) Citrix
3 23 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (50.00%) VMware
4 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
5 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
6 18 (39.13%) DNS
7 15 (32.61%) Linux
7 15 (32.61%) DHCP
8 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
9 12 (26.09%) MS Office
9 12 (26.09%) SAN
9 12 (26.09%) vSphere
10 11 (23.91%) MCSE
10 11 (23.91%) XenApp
10 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (21.74%) Firewall
11 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
12 9 (19.57%) ITIL
12 9 (19.57%) VPN
12 9 (19.57%) HP
12 9 (19.57%) Citrix Certification
12 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
14 7 (15.22%) .NET
14 7 (15.22%) CCA
14 7 (15.22%) NAS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.52%) Apache
6 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (4.35%) Moodle
6 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (26.09%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (39.13%) DNS
2 15 (32.61%) DHCP
3 12 (26.09%) SAN
4 10 (21.74%) Firewall
5 9 (19.57%) VPN
6 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
7 7 (15.22%) NAS
8 4 (8.70%) IP Telephony
9 3 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (6.52%) DDNS
10 2 (4.35%) SSH
11 1 (2.17%) VLAN
11 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (2.17%) Wireless
11 1 (2.17%) LAN
11 1 (2.17%) WAN
11 1 (2.17%) Intranet
11 1 (2.17%) IPv4
11 1 (2.17%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.17%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.52%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
1 5 (10.87%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (15.22%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Bid Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Incident Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) .NET
2 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.70%) WPF
4 3 (6.52%) HTML
4 3 (6.52%) Web Services
4 3 (6.52%) WinForms
5 2 (4.35%) XML
5 2 (4.35%) COM
5 2 (4.35%) CSS
5 2 (4.35%) JSON
5 2 (4.35%) WCF
5 2 (4.35%) jQuery
5 2 (4.35%) HTML5
5 2 (4.35%) CSS3
5 2 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (67.39%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (32.61%) Linux
4 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.87%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.52%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.35%) Windows NT
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.35%) UNIX
9 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) ITIL
2 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
3 3 (6.52%) TDD
3 3 (6.52%) Project Management
3 3 (6.52%) UML
3 3 (6.52%) Migration
3 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.35%) Coaching
4 2 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.35%) Time Management
4 2 (4.35%) MVC
4 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.17%) Business Development
5 1 (2.17%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.17%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) C#
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (23.91%) MCSE
3 9 (19.57%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (15.22%) CCA
5 6 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (10.87%) MCSA
7 2 (4.35%) Degree
8 1 (2.17%) MCITP
8 1 (2.17%) CCNA
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
1 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.09%) vSphere
3 11 (23.91%) XenApp
4 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (15.22%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (6.52%) Terminal Services
7 2 (4.35%) Squid
7 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.35%) XenServer
8 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Nagios
2 2 (4.35%) Plesk
2 2 (4.35%) cPanel
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Citrix
2 23 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (19.57%) HP
4 6 (13.04%) Cisco
5 5 (10.87%) NetApp
5 5 (10.87%) 3PAR
6 4 (8.70%) Brocade
7 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.52%) Mitel
7 3 (6.52%) Avaya
7 3 (6.52%) Juniper
8 2 (4.35%) Lotus
9 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.17%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
9 1 (2.17%) Cognos
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