The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 12 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 128 145 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 16.41% 20.08% 17.23%
As % of the Vendors category 39.26% 53.31% 43.31%
Number of salaries quoted 105 140 112
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Warwickshire region.

Vendors Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
326 272 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 41.79% 37.67% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 285 253 261
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,677
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -7 57 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Nuneaton +7 19 £27,850 -23.17% 2
Stratford-upon-Avon +5 10 £32,500 +30.00% 4
Leamington Spa -5 5 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Rugby -7 4 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Kenilworth - 3 £20,000 - 1
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

1 157 (58.58%) SQL Server
2 148 (55.22%) MS Excel
3 138 (51.49%) SQL
4 124 (46.27%) .NET
5 98 (36.57%) C#
5 98 (36.57%) HTML
6 96 (35.82%) T-SQL
7 92 (34.33%) Windows
8 91 (33.96%) ASP.NET
9 83 (30.97%) MVC
10 82 (30.60%) CSS
11 70 (26.12%) jQuery
12 64 (23.88%) Business Intelligence
13 62 (23.13%) Agile Software Development
14 57 (21.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 56 (20.90%) Web Development
16 55 (20.52%) .NET Framework
17 52 (19.40%) SharePoint
18 49 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC
19 48 (17.91%) JavaScript
20 47 (17.54%) Ajax
21 45 (16.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 44 (16.42%) HTML5
23 41 (15.30%) SQL Server 2008
23 41 (15.30%) Visual Studio
24 40 (14.93%) MS Exchange
25 39 (14.55%) ITIL
25 39 (14.55%) Oracle
26 38 (14.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 37 (13.81%) VMware

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 52 (19.40%) SharePoint
2 40 (14.93%) MS Exchange
3 20 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (1.87%) Node.js
7 4 (1.49%) CMS
7 4 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.12%) Lync
8 3 (1.12%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.12%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.12%) IIS
8 3 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.37%) Apache
9 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 148 (55.22%) MS Excel
2 26 (9.70%) MS Office
3 7 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.61%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.61%) MS Project
4 3 (1.12%) SPSS
5 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (6.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.87%) Summit
4 4 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.75%) Servitor
6 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.87%) GitHub
2 3 (1.12%) Office 365
3 1 (0.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.60%) DHCP
1 15 (5.60%) TCP/IP
1 15 (5.60%) DNS
1 15 (5.60%) SSH
2 14 (5.22%) LAN
3 13 (4.85%) WAN
4 12 (4.48%) SAN
4 12 (4.48%) Internet
5 11 (4.10%) Intranet
6 10 (3.73%) VPN
7 5 (1.87%) ATM
7 5 (1.87%) Network Security
8 4 (1.49%) Wireless
8 4 (1.49%) NetScreen
9 3 (1.12%) Firewall
9 3 (1.12%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.37%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.37%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 1 (0.37%) VoIP
10 1 (0.37%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (58.58%) SQL Server
2 57 (21.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (16.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (15.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (14.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 36 (13.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 35 (13.06%) Relational Database
8 20 (7.46%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 18 (6.72%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 18 (6.72%) Cognos Report Studio
9 18 (6.72%) MS Access
10 17 (6.34%) RDBMS
11 13 (4.85%) Star Schema
11 13 (4.85%) DB2
11 13 (4.85%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (4.85%) Data Mart
12 10 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (3.36%) OLAP
13 9 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (2.99%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 41 (15.30%) Visual Studio
2 21 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.12%) MSTest
4 3 (1.12%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (1.12%) Moq
4 3 (1.12%) NUnit
5 2 (0.75%) Subversion
5 2 (0.75%) Hudson
6 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
General
1 35 (13.06%) Automotive
2 22 (8.21%) Finance
3 10 (3.73%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.61%) Marketing
5 6 (2.24%) Games
5 6 (2.24%) Legal
6 4 (1.49%) Billing
7 3 (1.12%) Back Office
8 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.75%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 111 (41.42%) Developer
2 92 (34.33%) Analyst
3 36 (13.43%) Senior Developer
4 31 (11.57%) .NET Developer
5 30 (11.19%) Data Analyst
6 28 (10.45%) Support Analyst
7 27 (10.07%) C# Developer
8 22 (8.21%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (7.46%) Software Developer
9 20 (7.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 15 (5.60%) Senior Software Developer
11 13 (4.85%) Developer Analyst
11 13 (4.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 13 (4.85%) Web Developer
12 12 (4.48%) Junior
12 12 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (4.48%) SQL Developer
12 12 (4.48%) Junior Developer
12 12 (4.48%) IT Support
12 12 (4.48%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (46.27%) .NET
2 98 (36.57%) HTML
3 91 (33.96%) ASP.NET
4 82 (30.60%) CSS
5 70 (26.12%) jQuery
6 55 (20.52%) .NET Framework
7 49 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 47 (17.54%) Ajax
9 44 (16.42%) HTML5
10 35 (13.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 34 (12.69%) LINQ
12 25 (9.33%) XML
13 14 (5.22%) AngularJS
14 13 (4.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (3.73%) Web Services
16 7 (2.61%) CSS3
17 6 (2.24%) Ruby on Rails
17 6 (2.24%) Middleware
17 6 (2.24%) WinForms
17 6 (2.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.10%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.99%) FMCG
3 8 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.87%) New Media
4 5 (1.87%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.49%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.12%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.12%) Tandem
6 3 (1.12%) Clustering
7 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.75%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.37%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.37%) PDA
8 1 (0.37%) CCTV
8 1 (0.37%) AS400
8 1 (0.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 92 (34.33%) Windows
2 29 (10.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (6.34%) Linux
5 17 (6.34%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.36%) Windows 8
7 7 (2.61%) Windows Vista
8 6 (2.24%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.87%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (1.49%) UNIX
11 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (30.97%) MVC
2 64 (23.88%) Business Intelligence
3 62 (23.13%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (20.90%) Web Development
5 39 (14.55%) ITIL
6 31 (11.57%) TDD
7 30 (11.19%) Scrum
7 30 (11.19%) E-Commerce
8 20 (7.46%) ETL
8 20 (7.46%) Project Management
9 19 (7.09%) Business Process Improvement
9 19 (7.09%) Process Improvement
10 14 (5.22%) Software Engineering
11 13 (4.85%) Refactoring
12 12 (4.48%) PRINCE2
13 9 (3.36%) OO
13 9 (3.36%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (3.36%) Unit Testing
13 9 (3.36%) Line Management
13 9 (3.36%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 138 (51.49%) SQL
2 98 (36.57%) C#
3 96 (35.82%) T-SQL
4 48 (17.91%) JavaScript
5 32 (11.94%) VB.NET
6 24 (8.96%) PL/SQL
7 21 (7.84%) PHP
8 12 (4.48%) C++
9 10 (3.73%) VB
10 6 (2.24%) Ruby
10 6 (2.24%) VBA
11 5 (1.87%) Java
12 3 (1.12%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.75%) Delphi
14 1 (0.37%) C
14 1 (0.37%) Perl
14 1 (0.37%) Python
14 1 (0.37%) Pascal
14 1 (0.37%) XAML
14 1 (0.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 31 (11.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (9.33%) Degree
3 13 (4.85%) MCSE
4 12 (4.48%) MCSA
5 9 (3.36%) MCITP
5 9 (3.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.24%) MCP
7 5 (1.87%) MCAD
7 5 (1.87%) MCSD
8 4 (1.49%) MCTS
9 2 (0.75%) ISEB
10 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.37%) CCNA
10 1 (0.37%) HND
10 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.37%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.85%) SLA
2 4 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.75%) QA
3 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (12.69%) Active Directory
2 28 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (8.96%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.73%) VMware ESX
5 8 (2.99%) vSphere
6 5 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.12%) RHEV
8 2 (0.75%) XenApp
9 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 39 (14.55%) Oracle
2 37 (13.81%) VMware
3 23 (8.58%) Citrix
4 21 (7.84%) Cognos
5 18 (6.72%) IBM
6 8 (2.99%) Netezza
7 7 (2.61%) Dell
8 6 (2.24%) Business Objects
8 6 (2.24%) HP
9 5 (1.87%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.12%) Hitachi
10 3 (1.12%) Cisco
10 3 (1.12%) EMC
10 3 (1.12%) Telerik
10 3 (1.12%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.75%) 3PAR
11 2 (0.75%) Sophos
11 2 (0.75%) Brocade
11 2 (0.75%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.75%) Adobe
Warwick, Warwickshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonuses
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £44,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits incl pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Kenilworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Home based working
Posted: 9 days ago
Rugby
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 16 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28.00 - £30.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £37,000 to £48,500 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 27 days ago