The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 12.00% 11.94% 15.22%
As % of the Vendors category 30.77% 26.67% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 12
Median salary £41,000 £34,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.84% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £34,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Microsoft
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
39 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 39.00% 44.78% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 26
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Walsall

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Walsall

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walsall region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 14 (42.42%) Windows
1 14 (42.42%) VMware
2 13 (39.39%) Citrix
3 12 (36.36%) XenApp
4 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 10 (30.30%) C#
5 10 (30.30%) .NET
6 9 (27.27%) MVC
6 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 9 (27.27%) CSS
6 9 (27.27%) jQuery
6 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (24.24%) EPiServer
7 8 (24.24%) Umbraco
7 8 (24.24%) XPath
7 8 (24.24%) JSON
7 8 (24.24%) WCF
7 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (24.24%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (24.24%) Sitecore
7 8 (24.24%) Mercurial
7 8 (24.24%) CSS3
7 8 (24.24%) Web Services
7 8 (24.24%) XML
7 8 (24.24%) XSLT
7 8 (24.24%) MS Office
7 8 (24.24%) XQuery
7 8 (24.24%) CMS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (24.24%) CMS
1 8 (24.24%) Sitecore CMS
1 8 (24.24%) Umbraco
2 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) NetScaler
2 4 (12.12%) DNS
3 3 (9.09%) DHCP
3 3 (9.09%) LAN
3 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
4 2 (6.06%) Firewall
5 1 (3.03%) NAS
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
2 7 (21.21%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (3.03%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Site Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SSAS Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) CSS
2 9 (27.27%) jQuery
3 8 (24.24%) CSS3
3 8 (24.24%) JSON
3 8 (24.24%) WCF
3 8 (24.24%) Web Services
3 8 (24.24%) XML
3 8 (24.24%) XSLT
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.03%) Android
7 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) MVC
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Project Management
3 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.03%) Android Development
4 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.03%) CRM
4 1 (3.03%) Data Architecture
4 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.03%) ETL
4 1 (3.03%) ETL Development
4 1 (3.03%) iOS Development
4 1 (3.03%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.03%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) XPath
3 8 (24.24%) XQuery
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) F#
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) MCSE
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.15%) CCA
2 5 (15.15%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (15.15%) MCSA
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) XenApp
2 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 6 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 5 (15.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (15.15%) XenServer
6 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) VMware
2 13 (39.39%) Citrix
3 8 (24.24%) EPiServer
3 8 (24.24%) Sitecore
4 6 (18.18%) NetApp
4 6 (18.18%) Veeam
5 3 (9.09%) Symantec
6 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.03%) Apple
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco
6 1 (3.03%) HP
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