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 7 May 2015 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 11 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 11.59% 18.28% 21.13%
As % of the Vendors category 29.63% 44.74% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 14
Average salary £34,000 £31,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £39,800 £31,770
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
27 38 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 39.13% 40.86% 52.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 36
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Walsall

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) C#
4 7 (29.17%) Migration
4 7 (29.17%) Data Migration
5 6 (25.00%) VMware
5 6 (25.00%) .NET
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) MS Office
6 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
6 5 (20.83%) LAN
6 5 (20.83%) WAN
6 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Manual Testing
7 4 (16.67%) SCCM
7 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (16.67%) Dell
7 4 (16.67%) C
7 4 (16.67%) Firewall
8 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Lync
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) LAN
1 5 (20.83%) WAN
2 4 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) Q.931
5 1 (4.17%) Intranet
5 1 (4.17%) ISDN
5 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Analyst
1 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Tester
2 3 (12.50%) UAT Tester
3 2 (8.33%) UAT Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (8.33%) Sales Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Data Manager
3 2 (8.33%) UAT Test Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support
3 2 (8.33%) Data Migration Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Account Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
3 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Migration
1 7 (29.17%) Data Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (20.83%) Manual Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) ETL
4 3 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
4 3 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 3 (12.50%) Data Mapping
5 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.67%) C
5 1 (4.17%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) HND
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) CCDP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) vCloud
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) Informatica
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Pegasus
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Talend
4 1 (4.17%) Verint
Walsall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £17000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago