The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 18 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 26 14 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 29.55% 24.56% 43.90%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 46.67% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 35
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,257 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,200 £43,500
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 Wolverhampton region.

Vendors Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
39 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 44.32% 52.63% 62.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 28 49
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £32,570
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

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

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (34.00%) SQL
4 14 (28.00%) SharePoint
5 12 (24.00%) Finance
6 11 (22.00%) Windows
6 11 (22.00%) .NET
7 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 10 (20.00%) C#
7 10 (20.00%) VMware
8 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (16.00%) Advertising
9 8 (16.00%) HTML
9 8 (16.00%) MS Office
9 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (14.00%) Cisco
10 7 (14.00%) CRM
10 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
10 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
10 7 (14.00%) PerformancePoint
10 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (12.00%) Web Development
11 6 (12.00%) vSphere
11 6 (12.00%) CSS
11 6 (12.00%) ITIL
11 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
12 5 (10.00%) Business Objects
12 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
12 5 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 14 (28.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.00%) MS Office
3 3 (6.00%) RoboHelp
4 1 (2.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.00%) e-Work
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (14.00%) PerformancePoint
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) NUnit
1 1 (2.00%) MSTest
1 1 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (2.00%) Moq
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Advertising
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (14.00%) MI Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Author
7 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Business Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Information Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
2 8 (16.00%) HTML
3 6 (12.00%) CSS
4 4 (8.00%) Ajax
4 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.00%) Web Services
5 3 (6.00%) XML
5 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.00%) HTML5
6 2 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (2.00%) EJB
7 1 (2.00%) WinForms
7 1 (2.00%) Spring
7 1 (2.00%) Spring.NET
7 1 (2.00%) WCF
7 1 (2.00%) WPF
7 1 (2.00%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.00%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.00%) PDA
2 1 (2.00%) Physics
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (14.00%) CRM
2 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (12.00%) Web Development
3 6 (12.00%) ITIL
4 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.00%) OO
6 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.00%) Process Management
6 3 (6.00%) MVC
6 3 (6.00%) Information Management
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (4.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (4.00%) Time Management
7 2 (4.00%) Release Management
7 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 10 (20.00%) C#
3 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.00%) VBScript
5 3 (6.00%) VB
6 2 (4.00%) VBA
6 2 (4.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) Java
7 1 (2.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) MCTS
3 1 (2.00%) MCP
3 1 (2.00%) MCAD
3 1 (2.00%) MCSD
3 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.00%) MCITP
3 1 (2.00%) CCEE
3 1 (2.00%) CCAA
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) XenApp
4 2 (4.00%) XenServer
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) VMware
2 7 (14.00%) Cisco
3 5 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle
4 3 (6.00%) Adobe
4 3 (6.00%) Metastorm
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 2 (4.00%) SunGard
5 2 (4.00%) Cognos
6 1 (2.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) Dell
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus and executive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 13 days ago