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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 27.40% 22.45% 27.71%
As % of the Vendors category 33.90% 24.44% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 7
Average salary £26,500 £22,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% -29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £18,450 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
59 45 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 80.82% 91.84% 71.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 27
Average salary £27,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £18,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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 1 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Telford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 44 (80.00%) Windows
2 37 (67.27%) Active Directory
3 31 (56.36%) Citrix
4 28 (50.91%) MS Exchange
5 26 (47.27%) VMware
5 26 (47.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (41.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (41.82%) MS Excel
7 21 (38.18%) DNS
7 21 (38.18%) vSphere
8 19 (34.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (34.55%) MS Office
9 18 (32.73%) XenApp
10 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (25.45%) SAN
13 13 (23.64%) NetApp
13 13 (23.64%) SQL
14 12 (21.82%) Linux
14 12 (21.82%) DHCP
14 12 (21.82%) Migration
14 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
15 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
16 9 (16.36%) Cisco
17 8 (14.55%) MS Visio
17 8 (14.55%) SSH
18 7 (12.73%) Backup Exec
18 7 (12.73%) Dell

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 28 (50.91%) MS Exchange
2 26 (47.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (34.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (12.73%) IIS
5 7 (12.73%) Moodle
6 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (9.09%) Apache
7 5 (9.09%) WordPress
8 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 23 (41.82%) MS Excel
2 19 (34.55%) MS Office
3 8 (14.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.82%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.82%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.18%) DNS
2 14 (25.45%) SAN
3 12 (21.82%) DHCP
4 8 (14.55%) SSH
5 7 (12.73%) SSL
5 7 (12.73%) HTTP
5 7 (12.73%) VLAN
6 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.27%) LAN
7 4 (7.27%) Wireless
8 2 (3.64%) Firewall
8 2 (3.64%) DDNS
9 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.82%) Intranet
9 1 (1.82%) WAN
9 1 (1.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) MySQL
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.64%) Spotfire
3 2 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.64%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (10.91%) Publishing
2 4 (7.27%) Legal
3 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Finance
5 1 (1.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (10.91%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support
5 3 (5.45%) Administrator
6 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Server Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (3.64%) MI Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 2 (3.64%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) LAMP
2 5 (9.09%) .NET
3 3 (5.45%) HTML
3 3 (5.45%) WPF
4 2 (3.64%) WCF
4 2 (3.64%) jQuery
4 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.64%) CSS
4 2 (3.64%) Web Services
4 2 (3.64%) XML
5 1 (1.82%) WinForms
5 1 (1.82%) COM
5 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.82%) CSS3
5 1 (1.82%) JSON
5 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.82%) Ajax
5 1 (1.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Open Source
2 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (80.00%) Windows
2 23 (41.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (21.82%) Linux
3 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.45%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.64%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Migration
2 7 (12.73%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.91%) ITIL
4 5 (9.09%) Content Management
4 5 (9.09%) Time Management
4 5 (9.09%) Change Control
5 4 (7.27%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.45%) Project Management
6 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.64%) Coaching
7 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.64%) MVC
8 1 (1.82%) Scrum
8 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) SQL
2 7 (12.73%) Perl
2 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
2 7 (12.73%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.91%) PHP
4 3 (5.45%) C#
5 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) Java
6 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.91%) MCSE
3 5 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.64%) CCA
6 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CCNA
6 1 (1.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 37 (67.27%) Active Directory
2 21 (38.18%) vSphere
3 18 (32.73%) XenApp
4 15 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (12.73%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
7 4 (7.27%) XenServer
7 4 (7.27%) Shibboleth
7 4 (7.27%) Terminal Services
8 2 (3.64%) Squid
8 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.82%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Backup Exec
2 6 (10.91%) WSUS
3 2 (3.64%) Plesk
Vendors
1 31 (56.36%) Citrix
2 26 (47.27%) VMware
3 13 (23.64%) NetApp
4 9 (16.36%) Cisco
5 7 (12.73%) Dell
5 7 (12.73%) Altiris
6 4 (7.27%) 3PAR
6 4 (7.27%) HP
7 2 (3.64%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.64%) Cognos
7 2 (3.64%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.82%) Lotus
8 1 (1.82%) Barracuda Networks
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