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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 29.49% 20.83% 27.12%
As % of the Vendors category 47.92% 28.30% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 15
Average salary £30,500 £20,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.78% -32.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,050 £36,500 £39,400
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
48 53 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 61.54% 73.61% 59.32%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 28
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £19,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £38,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 26 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Telford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 34 (69.39%) Windows
2 30 (61.22%) Citrix
3 25 (51.02%) Active Directory
4 24 (48.98%) VMware
5 21 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (34.69%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (34.69%) DNS
9 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
10 14 (28.57%) DHCP
10 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
11 13 (26.53%) vSphere
11 13 (26.53%) XenApp
11 13 (26.53%) MS Office
12 12 (24.49%) Linux
13 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (20.41%) SAN
14 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (18.37%) MCSE
15 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
16 8 (16.33%) ITIL
16 8 (16.33%) Firewall
16 8 (16.33%) Migration
16 8 (16.33%) VMware ESXi
16 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
17 7 (14.29%) .NET
17 7 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
17 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 21 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 17 (34.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.08%) Moodle
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.08%) Apache
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.04%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
2 13 (26.53%) MS Office
3 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.04%) GIMP
4 1 (2.04%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) DNS
2 14 (28.57%) DHCP
3 10 (20.41%) SAN
4 8 (16.33%) Firewall
5 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 6 (12.24%) VPN
7 4 (8.16%) NAS
8 3 (6.12%) DDNS
8 3 (6.12%) IP Telephony
9 2 (4.08%) SSH
9 2 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (4.08%) Wireless
9 2 (4.08%) LAN
10 1 (2.04%) WAN
10 1 (2.04%) Intranet
10 1 (2.04%) IPv4
10 1 (2.04%) IPv6
10 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.08%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.12%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (10.20%) Legal
2 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
1 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (12.24%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (12.24%) Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Bid Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Project Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Business Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.16%) WPF
3 4 (8.16%) HTML
4 3 (6.12%) jQuery
4 3 (6.12%) CSS
4 3 (6.12%) Web Services
4 3 (6.12%) XML
4 3 (6.12%) WinForms
5 2 (4.08%) JSON
5 2 (4.08%) WCF
5 2 (4.08%) HTML5
5 2 (4.08%) CSS3
5 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.04%) COM
6 1 (2.04%) Ajax
6 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (69.39%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (24.49%) Linux
4 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.12%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.04%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) ITIL
1 8 (16.33%) Migration
2 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
3 3 (6.12%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
3 3 (6.12%) TDD
3 3 (6.12%) Project Management
3 3 (6.12%) UML
4 2 (4.08%) MVC
4 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
4 2 (4.08%) Coaching
4 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (4.08%) Time Management
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.04%) Business Development
5 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) C#
1 5 (10.20%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) C++
3 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (18.37%) MCSE
3 7 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (10.20%) CCA
6 3 (6.12%) MCSA
7 2 (4.08%) CCNA
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.08%) Degree
8 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 25 (51.02%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.53%) XenApp
2 13 (26.53%) vSphere
3 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (16.33%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.12%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.08%) Squid
6 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.08%) XenServer
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Nagios
1 2 (4.08%) Plesk
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) Citrix
2 24 (48.98%) VMware
3 7 (14.29%) HP
4 6 (12.24%) NetApp
5 5 (10.20%) Cisco
6 4 (8.16%) 3PAR
7 3 (6.12%) Brocade
8 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.08%) Mitel
8 2 (4.08%) Business Objects
8 2 (4.08%) Cognos
8 2 (4.08%) Avaya
8 2 (4.08%) Juniper
8 2 (4.08%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (2.04%) Lotus
9 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.04%) Barracuda Networks
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