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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 29 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 33.33% 36.84% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 63.04% 58.33% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 28
Average salary £37,500 £32,570 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.13% -11.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £31,350 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,950 £47,000
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
46 24 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 52.87% 63.16% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 42 20 55
Average salary £33,500 £32,570 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -13.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 22 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 19 (40.43%) SQL
1 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
2 17 (36.17%) SharePoint
2 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
3 12 (25.53%) Finance
3 12 (25.53%) VMware
4 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (23.40%) T-SQL
5 10 (21.28%) Windows
5 10 (21.28%) Advertising
5 10 (21.28%) Business Analysis
5 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (19.15%) PerformancePoint
6 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (19.15%) Cisco
7 8 (17.02%) .NET
8 7 (14.89%) Data Analysis
8 7 (14.89%) C#
9 6 (12.77%) HTML
9 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
9 6 (12.77%) CSS
9 6 (12.77%) Business Objects
9 6 (12.77%) Office 365
9 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (12.77%) vSphere
9 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (10.64%) ITIL
10 5 (10.64%) Web Development
11 4 (8.51%) Ajax

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 17 (36.17%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
3 3 (6.38%) RoboHelp
4 1 (2.13%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) e-Work
1 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (19.15%) PerformancePoint
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) MI Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) SharePoint Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Support
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Business Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Author
8 2 (4.26%) Business Process Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Process Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Business Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
2 6 (12.77%) HTML
2 6 (12.77%) CSS
3 4 (8.51%) Ajax
3 4 (8.51%) Web Services
3 4 (8.51%) XML
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.13%) EJB
5 1 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.13%) Physics
1 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.13%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.13%) Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (21.28%) Business Analysis
3 7 (14.89%) Data Analysis
4 5 (10.64%) ITIL
4 5 (10.64%) Web Development
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.51%) Process Management
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.38%) CRM
6 3 (6.38%) OO
6 3 (6.38%) Information Management
6 3 (6.38%) Document Management
7 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.26%) MVC
7 2 (4.26%) Migration
7 2 (4.26%) Data Management
7 2 (4.26%) Change Management
7 2 (4.26%) ETL
8 1 (2.13%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) T-SQL
3 7 (14.89%) C#
4 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.51%) VBScript
6 3 (6.38%) VB
6 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) Java
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) CCEE
2 1 (2.13%) CCAA
2 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.13%) MCTS
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.77%) vSphere
3 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.26%) XenApp
4 2 (4.26%) XenServer
5 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) VMware
2 9 (19.15%) Cisco
3 6 (12.77%) Business Objects
4 4 (8.51%) Metastorm
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle
5 3 (6.38%) Adobe
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) Cognos
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Dell
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