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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 40 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 27.40% 43.24% 20.75%
As % of the Vendors category 51.95% 55.17% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35 31 11
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
77 58 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 52.74% 78.38% 82.08%
Number of salaries quoted 63 54 26
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £40,000
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 6 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Telford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 41 (63.08%) Windows
1 41 (63.08%) Active Directory
2 37 (56.92%) Citrix
3 32 (49.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (43.08%) MS Exchange
5 26 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 25 (38.46%) VMware
7 22 (33.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (32.31%) DNS
9 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
10 18 (27.69%) Firewall
11 17 (26.15%) ITIL
11 17 (26.15%) MS Office
11 17 (26.15%) DHCP
11 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (26.15%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (21.54%) XenApp
13 13 (20.00%) Hyper-V
13 13 (20.00%) SAN
14 12 (18.46%) Citrix Certification
14 12 (18.46%) NAS
15 11 (16.92%) MCITP
15 11 (16.92%) Linux
15 11 (16.92%) MCSE
15 11 (16.92%) SQL
16 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
16 10 (15.38%) Data Centre
17 8 (12.31%) Server Building
17 8 (12.31%) SharePoint

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 28 (43.08%) MS Exchange
2 17 (26.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (12.31%) SharePoint
4 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (7.69%) Apache
5 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (6.15%) IIS
7 1 (1.54%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.54%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 17 (26.15%) MS Office
2 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 21 (32.31%) DNS
3 18 (27.69%) Firewall
4 17 (26.15%) DHCP
5 13 (20.00%) SAN
6 12 (18.46%) NAS
7 8 (12.31%) VPN
7 8 (12.31%) WAN
7 8 (12.31%) LAN
8 4 (6.15%) DDNS
9 2 (3.08%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.54%) VLAN
10 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.54%) VoIP
10 1 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (7.69%) MySQL
5 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.54%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.54%) QlikView
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.54%) Hudson
General
1 6 (9.23%) Legal
2 4 (6.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Support Engineer
2 13 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (18.46%) 1st Line Support
4 11 (16.92%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (9.23%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (9.23%) Consultant
7 6 (9.23%) Network Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Team Leader
8 5 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Network Support
8 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (6.15%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) .NET
1 4 (6.15%) COM
2 2 (3.08%) CSS
2 2 (3.08%) Classic ASP
2 2 (3.08%) HTML
2 2 (3.08%) jQuery
3 1 (1.54%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.23%) Clustering
3 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (63.08%) Windows
2 32 (49.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (16.92%) Linux
6 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Vista
7 3 (4.62%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) ITIL
2 8 (12.31%) Server Building
3 5 (7.69%) Project Management
3 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.15%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.62%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (4.62%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.08%) Migration
6 2 (3.08%) Resource Management
6 2 (3.08%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.54%) Change Control
7 1 (1.54%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.54%) Information Security
7 1 (1.54%) ERP
7 1 (1.54%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) C#
3 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.08%) C++
4 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.08%) VB
4 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.08%) VC++
5 1 (1.54%) VBScript
5 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (18.46%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (16.92%) MCSE
3 11 (16.92%) MCITP
4 8 (12.31%) CCA
5 7 (10.77%) MCSA
6 6 (9.23%) Degree
7 5 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.54%) CCNA
10 1 (1.54%) CISSP
10 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.54%) P3O
System Software
1 41 (63.08%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.54%) XenApp
3 13 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (9.23%) XenDesktop
5 6 (9.23%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (7.69%) XenServer
6 5 (7.69%) Terminal Services
6 5 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (6.15%) vSphere
Vendors
1 37 (56.92%) Citrix
2 25 (38.46%) VMware
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) HP
4 4 (6.15%) Cisco
5 3 (4.62%) Brocade
5 3 (4.62%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (3.08%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.54%) Cognos
7 1 (1.54%) Avaya
7 1 (1.54%) Juniper
7 1 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.54%) NetApp
7 1 (1.54%) Lotus
7 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.54%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.54%) Mitel
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters - Elecosoft UK Ltd
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Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
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