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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 9.52% 10.14% 34.92%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 53.85% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Median salary £40,000 £28,750 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% +51.31%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
24 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 28.57% 18.84% 50.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 13
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,600 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 7 (38.89%) SQL
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (27.78%) Network Security
3 5 (27.78%) SIEM
3 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (16.67%) Facilities Management
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Optimisation
6 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (11.11%) LogRhythm
6 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
6 2 (11.11%) Data Extraction
6 2 (11.11%) Advertising
6 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.11%) ETL
6 2 (11.11%) LAN
6 2 (11.11%) WAN
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle

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 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
1 5 (27.78%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) Power BI
4 1 (5.56%) QlikView
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) IT Security Officer
2 4 (22.22%) Security Officer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) DBA
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Report Writer
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) MDX
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.56%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) EPoS
4 1 (5.56%) Health Informatics
4 1 (5.56%) Informatics
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) SIEM
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Facilities Management
3 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Optimisation
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Security
5 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) LogRhythm
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) Dell
2 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) VMware