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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 14 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.65% 8.77% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 21.05% 62.50% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Average salary £80,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+128.57% +6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
19 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 22.09% 14.04% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 7
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £39,500 £50,000
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 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Walsall

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 7 (38.89%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) IIS
5 6 (33.33%) OLTP
5 6 (33.33%) Replication
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
6 5 (27.78%) CRM
6 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
6 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
6 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
7 4 (22.22%) Talend
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 4 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (16.67%) Migration

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (33.33%) OLTP
5 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Administrator
1 5 (27.78%) Coordinator
1 5 (27.78%) Release Coordinator
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 4 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
1 6 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) ETL
4 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Information Management
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) HND
3 1 (5.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
1 3 (16.67%) QA
1 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
1 4 (22.22%) Talend
2 3 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
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