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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 24.29% 23.48% 29.58%
As % of the Vendors category 48.57% 39.13% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 21
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £24,812 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £44,700 £42,122
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 Wolverhampton region.

Vendors Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
35 69 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 50.00% 60.00% 57.75%
Number of salaries quoted 30 64 39
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 29 (48.33%) SQL
2 29 (48.33%) VMware
3 22 (36.67%) Finance
3 22 (36.67%) SQL Server
4 21 (35.00%) Windows
4 21 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (31.67%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (31.67%) Cisco
6 18 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (21.67%) SharePoint
10 12 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (20.00%) Office 365
11 11 (18.33%) ITIL
11 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
12 9 (15.00%) Document Management
12 9 (15.00%) Data Analysis
12 9 (15.00%) Advertising
12 9 (15.00%) IBM
12 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (15.00%) iSeries
13 8 (13.33%) vSphere
13 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
13 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
14 7 (11.67%) Workflow
14 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 13 (21.67%) SharePoint
2 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.33%) Lync
6 2 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (6.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.67%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Wireless
1 4 (6.67%) SAN
2 3 (5.00%) Firewall
2 3 (5.00%) DNS
2 3 (5.00%) DHCP
3 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.33%) VLAN
3 2 (3.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.67%) LAN
4 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (6.67%) DB2
7 4 (6.67%) Cognos Impromptu
7 4 (6.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 4 (6.67%) Cognos Report Studio
7 4 (6.67%) Cognos Event Studio
7 4 (6.67%) Cognos Transformer
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (36.67%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Developer
2 16 (26.67%) Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Administrator
5 6 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Support Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Business Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 6 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.67%) MI Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) IT Operations Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Operations Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Project Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) CSS
2 2 (3.33%) Web Services
2 2 (3.33%) XML
2 2 (3.33%) Ajax
2 2 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) iSeries
2 5 (8.33%) AS400
3 2 (3.33%) Replication
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Windows
2 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (18.33%) ITIL
3 9 (15.00%) Document Management
3 9 (15.00%) Data Analysis
4 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.67%) Workflow
5 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.33%) ETL
6 5 (8.33%) Process Management
6 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.67%) CRM
7 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.00%) Test Management
8 3 (5.00%) OO
8 3 (5.00%) Change Management
8 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.00%) Project Management
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) SQL
2 12 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.33%) VBScript
3 2 (3.33%) C#
3 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.33%) MCITP
3 2 (3.33%) MCSE
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 21 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (13.33%) vSphere
4 2 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (3.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.33%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.33%) XenApp
5 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.67%) SCSM
3 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) VMware
2 19 (31.67%) Cisco
3 9 (15.00%) IBM
4 5 (8.33%) Cognos
5 4 (6.67%) Metastorm
5 4 (6.67%) Citrix
6 3 (5.00%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle
7 2 (3.33%) NetApp
7 2 (3.33%) Dell
7 2 (3.33%) EMC
7 2 (3.33%) Symantec
7 2 (3.33%) McAfee
7 2 (3.33%) Brocade
7 2 (3.33%) IPFX
8 1 (1.67%) Pegasus
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