The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Tewkesbury region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 8 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 15.22% 36.51% 13.11%
As % of the Vendors category 38.89% 82.14% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 8
Average salary £24,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Tewkesbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 39.13% 44.44% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 14
Average salary £38,100 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.54% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 23 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Tewkesbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) HND
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Internet
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Electronics
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) C++

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 2 (14.29%) Military
1 2 (14.29%) French Language
1 2 (14.29%) German Language
1 2 (14.29%) Italian Language
1 2 (14.29%) Spanish Language
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Avionics
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Graduate
3 1 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Controller
3 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Lead Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) LAMP
3 1 (7.14%) WinForms
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) Qt
3 1 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.14%) D-Bus
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) DTV
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) MVC
1 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 2 (14.29%) Time Management
1 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
2 1 (7.14%) QMS
2 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
2 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
2 1 (7.14%) Release Management
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
2 1 (7.14%) Scrum
2 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) TDD
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) OO
2 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.14%) OOD
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) HND
3 2 (14.29%) HNC
4 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) SAP
1 1 (7.14%) HP