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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 31 41 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 32.63% 37.61% 31.91%
As % of the Vendors category 64.58% 69.49% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 15
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £27,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
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
48 59 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 50.53% 54.13% 70.21%
Number of salaries quoted 39 58 30
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £27,350 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,105 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 10 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 32 (52.46%) MS Excel
2 22 (36.07%) Windows
3 19 (31.15%) Cisco
4 17 (27.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (27.87%) VMware
4 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (26.23%) SQL
5 16 (26.23%) MS Office
6 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
7 14 (22.95%) MCSE
8 13 (21.31%) ITIL
9 12 (19.67%) DHCP
9 12 (19.67%) DNS
9 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
9 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (19.67%) Dynamics AX
9 12 (19.67%) Dynamics NAV
10 11 (18.03%) Dynamics CRM
10 11 (18.03%) Dynamics GP
10 11 (18.03%) CRM
10 11 (18.03%) MS Exchange
11 9 (14.75%) XenApp
11 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (13.11%) Skype for Business
12 8 (13.11%) Unified Communications
12 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (13.11%) WAN
12 8 (13.11%) Citrix

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (18.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (13.11%) Skype for Business
3 6 (9.84%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (52.46%) MS Excel
2 16 (26.23%) MS Office
3 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.92%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.64%) MS Project
4 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Dynamics AX
1 12 (19.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (18.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (18.03%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Mimecast
2 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) DHCP
1 12 (19.67%) DNS
2 8 (13.11%) Firewall
2 8 (13.11%) Unified Communications
2 8 (13.11%) WAN
3 7 (11.48%) NetScaler
4 6 (9.84%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (9.84%) SAN
4 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.84%) VLAN
4 6 (9.84%) WebEx
5 5 (8.20%) VoIP
5 5 (8.20%) Wireless
6 4 (6.56%) Internet
7 2 (3.28%) LAN
7 2 (3.28%) Skype
8 1 (1.64%) DMZ
8 1 (1.64%) Intranet
8 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.64%) MS Access
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.64%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.64%) NUnit
2 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.92%) Finance
4 1 (1.64%) Billing
4 1 (1.64%) Front Office
4 1 (1.64%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) Analyst
2 12 (19.67%) Consultant
3 10 (16.39%) Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (11.48%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (11.48%) IT Manager
6 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Communications Support Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Lync Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Business Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Developer Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Network Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (8.20%) Network Manager
9 4 (6.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) Ajax
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) Flash
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) Web Services
2 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.84%) Clustering
3 6 (9.84%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.92%) NHS
5 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.64%) Statistics
6 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) Windows
2 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.64%) Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) ITIL
2 11 (18.03%) CRM
3 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (9.84%) ITIL V3
3 6 (9.84%) Load Balancing
3 6 (9.84%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (9.84%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (9.84%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (6.56%) ERP
4 4 (6.56%) Network Management
4 4 (6.56%) OO
4 4 (6.56%) Presales
4 4 (6.56%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (4.92%) Business Analytics
5 3 (4.92%) Data Management
5 3 (4.92%) ITSM
5 3 (4.92%) Line Management
5 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.92%) Project Management
5 3 (4.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.23%) SQL
2 7 (11.48%) C
3 4 (6.56%) C#
4 1 (1.64%) C++
4 1 (1.64%) Java
4 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (22.95%) MCSE
3 6 (9.84%) CCA
3 6 (9.84%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (9.84%) MCITP
3 6 (9.84%) MCSA
4 4 (6.56%) CCNA
4 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) Degree
6 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.75%) XenApp
4 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.48%) XenDesktop
4 7 (11.48%) XenServer
5 4 (6.56%) VMware Server
6 3 (4.92%) vSphere
7 1 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) SCCM
1 6 (9.84%) SCOM
2 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.64%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) Cisco
2 17 (27.87%) VMware
3 8 (13.11%) Citrix
4 7 (11.48%) NetApp
5 6 (9.84%) Avaya
6 2 (3.28%) HP
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle
7 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.64%) Intel
7 1 (1.64%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.64%) Metastorm
7 1 (1.64%) Sophos
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