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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 38 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 37.25% 44.90% 19.12%
As % of the Vendors category 67.86% 57.89% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 24
Average salary £35,000 £32,570 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £32,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,250 £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
56 38 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 54.90% 77.55% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 53 32 61
Average salary £37,500 £32,570 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.13% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,400 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (46.27%) SQL
2 29 (43.28%) MS Excel
3 28 (41.79%) Finance
4 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
4 22 (32.84%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (28.36%) VMware
6 19 (28.36%) T-SQL
6 19 (28.36%) SharePoint
7 17 (25.37%) Advertising
7 17 (25.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (22.39%) Data Analysis
8 15 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (17.91%) Windows
10 11 (16.42%) Business Analysis
10 11 (16.42%) Cisco
11 9 (13.43%) PerformancePoint
11 9 (13.43%) ITIL
11 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (13.43%) Office 365
12 8 (11.94%) vSphere
12 8 (11.94%) Document Management
13 6 (8.96%) Workflow
13 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (7.46%) CRM
14 5 (7.46%) ETL
14 5 (7.46%) IBM
14 5 (7.46%) Adobe
14 5 (7.46%) RoboHelp

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (28.36%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 29 (43.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) RoboHelp
2 5 (7.46%) MS Office
3 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.49%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.49%) e-Work
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) LAN
1 1 (1.49%) WAN
1 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
2 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (25.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (13.43%) PerformancePoint
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.48%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 3 (4.48%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (4.48%) Cognos Event Studio
5 3 (4.48%) Cognos Transformer
5 3 (4.48%) DB2
5 3 (4.48%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (41.79%) Finance
2 17 (25.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (47.76%) Developer
2 24 (35.82%) Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Analyst Developer
3 12 (17.91%) MI Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Support Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Technical Support
6 5 (7.46%) Author
7 4 (5.97%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Operations Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Author
8 3 (4.48%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Business Developer
8 3 (4.48%) IT Operations Manager
9 2 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) .NET
2 4 (5.97%) CSS
2 4 (5.97%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) Web Services
3 2 (2.99%) XML
3 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.99%) Ajax
3 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.49%) EJB
4 1 (1.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) iSeries
2 2 (2.99%) AS400
3 1 (1.49%) Physics
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Windows
2 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (22.39%) Data Analysis
3 11 (16.42%) Business Analysis
4 9 (13.43%) ITIL
5 8 (11.94%) Document Management
6 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (8.96%) Workflow
7 5 (7.46%) CRM
7 5 (7.46%) ETL
8 4 (5.97%) OO
8 4 (5.97%) Process Management
9 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.48%) Web Development
10 2 (2.99%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.99%) Test Management
10 2 (2.99%) Data Migration
10 2 (2.99%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (2.99%) Data Management
10 2 (2.99%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.27%) SQL
2 19 (28.36%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.97%) C#
3 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.99%) VBScript
5 2 (2.99%) VB
6 1 (1.49%) PHP
6 1 (1.49%) Java
6 1 (1.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.94%) vSphere
3 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.49%) XenApp
4 1 (1.49%) XenServer
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) VMware
2 11 (16.42%) Cisco
3 5 (7.46%) IBM
3 5 (7.46%) Adobe
3 5 (7.46%) Cognos
4 4 (5.97%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle
5 2 (2.99%) Metastorm
6 1 (1.49%) Citrix
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