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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 16 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 7.48% 25.56% 18.26%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 51.11% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 18
Median salary £24,750 £30,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -12.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £23,518
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £40,250 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
32 45 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 29.91% 50.00% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 53
Median salary £36,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £23,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Wolverhampton region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (34.38%) VMware
5 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (31.25%) Cisco
5 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
6 9 (28.13%) MCSE
7 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (18.75%) ITIL
8 6 (18.75%) C#
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.75%) DNS
9 5 (15.63%) DHCP
9 5 (15.63%) VoIP
9 5 (15.63%) CCNA
9 5 (15.63%) Avaya
9 5 (15.63%) .NET
9 5 (15.63%) C++
9 5 (15.63%) HTML
9 5 (15.63%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (15.63%) Office Communications Server
9 5 (15.63%) VMware Server
9 5 (15.63%) SCOM
9 5 (15.63%) MCITP
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (15.63%) Wireless

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) Office Communications Server
1 5 (15.63%) Skype for Business
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (9.38%) MS Project
4 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) DNS
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (15.63%) DHCP
2 5 (15.63%) Unified Communications
2 5 (15.63%) VoIP
2 5 (15.63%) WebEx
2 5 (15.63%) Wireless
3 3 (9.38%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) Intranet
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) MS Access
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Fiddler
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.13%) NUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Communications Support Engineer
1 5 (15.63%) Developer
1 5 (15.63%) Lync Engineer
1 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
1 5 (15.63%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) IT Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Server Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Test Team Leader
3 3 (9.38%) VoIP Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.38%) Flash
2 3 (9.38%) HTML5
2 3 (9.38%) jQuery
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET
4 1 (3.13%) DirectX
4 1 (3.13%) NHibernate
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
4 1 (3.13%) WCF
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) WinForms
4 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
1 5 (15.63%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.25%) NHS
5 1 (3.13%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.25%) Android
4 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
2 5 (15.63%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Test Management
3 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
3 3 (9.38%) Time Management
3 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.25%) Android Development
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Data Management
4 2 (6.25%) Data Virtualisation
4 2 (6.25%) iOS Development
4 2 (6.25%) Line Management
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (3.13%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) C#
3 5 (15.63%) C++
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.38%) Java
6 2 (6.25%) F#
7 1 (3.13%) C
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (28.13%) MCSE
3 5 (15.63%) CCNA
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.63%) MCITP
4 3 (9.38%) CCA
4 3 (9.38%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
4 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (9.38%) MCSA
4 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.25%) Degree
5 2 (6.25%) MCSD
6 1 (3.13%) OCA
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Server
3 4 (12.50%) XenApp
3 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCOM
2 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) VMware
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco
3 5 (15.63%) Avaya
4 4 (12.50%) Citrix
4 4 (12.50%) NetApp
5 3 (9.38%) Atlassian
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle
6 2 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.13%) Adobe
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: 20,000 + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefit
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
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Salary: From £33,574 to £40,082 per annum
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