The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 18.64% 18.97% 36.00%
As % of the Vendors category 35.48% 61.11% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 9
Median salary £36,000 £37,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +21.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £26,850 £17,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £46,050 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 West Bromwich region.

Vendors Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
31 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 52.54% 31.03% 72.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 18
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +21.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £21,200 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,600 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

The demand trend of job ads across the West Bromwich region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Microsoft
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the West Bromwich region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) LAN
4 8 (38.10%) WAN
4 8 (38.10%) Firewall
5 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 7 (33.33%) Project Management
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 6 (28.57%) MCITP
6 6 (28.57%) VLAN
6 6 (28.57%) SAN
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (28.57%) MCSE
7 5 (23.81%) ITIL
7 5 (23.81%) CCNA
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (23.81%) Retail
8 3 (14.29%) Customer Insight
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (14.29%) Line Management
8 3 (14.29%) Marketing
8 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 3 (14.29%) Database Marketing
8 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 3 (14.29%) CRM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
1 8 (38.10%) LAN
1 8 (38.10%) WAN
2 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 6 (28.57%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) Intranet
3 1 (4.76%) PABX
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) CRM Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) CRM Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support
4 3 (14.29%) Retail Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) CRM
3 3 (14.29%) Customer Insight
3 3 (14.29%) Database Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) Line Management
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) MCITP
1 6 (28.57%) MCSE
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNA
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow