The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Tewkesbury 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 5 1 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 22.86% 52.94% 11.11%
As % of the Vendors category 45.71% 85.71% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 6
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tewkesbury region.

Vendors Category
Tewkesbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
35 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 50.00% 61.76% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 14
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Tewkesbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Tewkesbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Tewkesbury

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Tewkesbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Tewkesbury region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Tewkesbury

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Tewkesbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Tewkesbury region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Tewkesbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tewkesbury 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 11 (57.89%) Aerospace
2 10 (52.63%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) C++
2 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
3 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco
6 5 (26.32%) Symantec
6 5 (26.32%) Firewall
6 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) MS Project
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL
7 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (21.05%) VPN
7 4 (21.05%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (15.79%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) PHP
8 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
8 3 (15.79%) .NET
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.79%) HND
8 3 (15.79%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tewkesbury 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (21.05%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (57.89%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Coordinator
3 4 (21.05%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
1 10 (52.63%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) PHP
2 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) HND
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
1 5 (26.32%) Symantec
2 4 (21.05%) VMware