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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 26.92% 20.63% 7.53%
As % of the Vendors category 70.00% 44.83% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 7
Median salary £27,000 £51,250 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.31% +122.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,300 £28,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
20 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 38.46% 46.03% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 26
Median salary £27,250 £70,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-61.07% +68.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £27,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £80,000 £80,000
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 25 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Walsall

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
4 7 (33.33%) MCSA
4 7 (33.33%) CCNA
4 7 (33.33%) ITIL
4 7 (33.33%) CSS
4 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (33.33%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (33.33%) VMware
4 7 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (33.33%) jQuery
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) MCSE
6 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
6 5 (23.81%) LAN
6 5 (23.81%) WAN
6 5 (23.81%) Citrix
7 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (19.05%) CRM
7 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 4 (19.05%) T-SQL

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 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (14.29%) CMS
3 3 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (14.29%) Umbraco
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) LAN
1 5 (23.81%) WAN
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) VLAN
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (14.29%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Web Applications Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
1 7 (33.33%) CSS
1 7 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) CSS3
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (14.29%) WCF
3 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (14.29%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Android
4 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
5 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Android Development
2 4 (19.05%) CRM
2 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (19.05%) iOS Development
2 4 (19.05%) Web Development
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.76%) Presales
4 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) SDLC
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C#
1 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) F#
3 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
3 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
4 3 (14.29%) XPath
4 3 (14.29%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (33.33%) CCNA
3 7 (33.33%) MCSA
3 7 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (23.81%) MCSE
5 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) CCA
6 3 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (14.29%) MCITP
7 1 (4.76%) CCNP
7 1 (4.76%) Degree
7 1 (4.76%) ISEB
7 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) Dell
4 3 (14.29%) EPiServer
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) Sitecore
4 3 (14.29%) SonicWALL
4 3 (14.29%) WatchGuard
5 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
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