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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 19 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 17.43% 12.05% 14.00%
As % of the Vendors category 38.78% 30.30% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 7
Average salary £33,250 £33,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.74% -36.19%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
49 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 44.95% 39.76% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48 29 17
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,200 £30,775
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £52,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Walsall

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
3 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 7 (26.92%) Migration
5 6 (23.08%) .NET
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (23.08%) Data Migration
6 5 (19.23%) VMware
6 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
6 5 (19.23%) ETL
7 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 4 (15.38%) CSS
7 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 4 (15.38%) C
7 4 (15.38%) jQuery
7 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
8 3 (11.54%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
8 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
8 3 (11.54%) Data Quality
8 3 (11.54%) Talend
8 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
8 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Lync
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Intranet
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.54%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (11.54%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Sales Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support
5 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Account Manager
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) UAT Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 4 (15.38%) CSS
2 4 (15.38%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
1 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Data Migration
3 5 (19.23%) ETL
4 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.54%) Information Management
5 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
6 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Data Mapping
7 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) C
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
1 3 (11.54%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) XenServer
3 2 (7.69%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) Xen
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco
2 3 (11.54%) Talend
2 3 (11.54%) Citrix
2 3 (11.54%) Informatica
3 1 (3.85%) Veritas
3 1 (3.85%) Symantec
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee
3 1 (3.85%) Sophos
3 1 (3.85%) Websense
3 1 (3.85%) SurfControl
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) Kaspersky
Walsall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago