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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 45 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 40.91% 38.78% 19.10%
As % of the Vendors category 73.77% 52.78% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 45 19 15
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £37,500 £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
61 36 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 55.45% 73.47% 57.30%
Number of salaries quoted 61 32 46
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,300 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,105
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 28 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 33 (44.59%) SQL
2 32 (43.24%) MS Excel
3 30 (40.54%) Finance
4 25 (33.78%) VMware
5 23 (31.08%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (28.38%) SQL Server
6 21 (28.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (27.03%) SharePoint
8 19 (25.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (22.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (22.97%) T-SQL
10 15 (20.27%) Windows
10 15 (20.27%) Cisco
11 13 (17.57%) ITIL
11 13 (17.57%) Data Analysis
11 13 (17.57%) Advertising
11 13 (17.57%) Business Analysis
12 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (13.51%) Office 365
14 9 (12.16%) vSphere
14 9 (12.16%) PerformancePoint
14 9 (12.16%) Document Management
15 8 (10.81%) Workflow
15 8 (10.81%) iSeries
15 8 (10.81%) IBM
15 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (8.11%) ETL
16 6 (8.11%) CRM
16 6 (8.11%) Cognos

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 20 (27.03%) SharePoint
2 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (43.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.05%) RoboHelp
3 3 (4.05%) MS Office
4 1 (1.35%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) LAN
1 1 (1.35%) WAN
1 1 (1.35%) DHCP
1 1 (1.35%) DNS
1 1 (1.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) SQL Server
1 21 (28.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (22.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (12.16%) PerformancePoint
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.41%) DB2
5 4 (5.41%) Cognos Impromptu
5 4 (5.41%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 4 (5.41%) Cognos Report Studio
5 4 (5.41%) Cognos Event Studio
5 4 (5.41%) Cognos Transformer
6 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (40.54%) Finance
2 13 (17.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Developer
2 23 (31.08%) Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 9 (12.16%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (12.16%) MI Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Analyst Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Support Manager
5 5 (6.76%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Team Leader
5 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Technical Support
5 5 (6.76%) Administrator
5 5 (6.76%) Operations Manager
5 5 (6.76%) IT Operations Manager
5 5 (6.76%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Business Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) .NET
2 3 (4.05%) HTML
2 3 (4.05%) CSS
3 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.35%) EJB
4 1 (1.35%) Web Services
4 1 (1.35%) XML
4 1 (1.35%) Spring
4 1 (1.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) iSeries
2 4 (5.41%) AS400
3 1 (1.35%) Physics
3 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Windows
2 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (17.57%) ITIL
2 13 (17.57%) Data Analysis
2 13 (17.57%) Business Analysis
3 9 (12.16%) Document Management
4 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (10.81%) Workflow
5 6 (8.11%) ETL
5 6 (8.11%) CRM
6 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (5.41%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.41%) Change Management
7 4 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.41%) Test Management
8 3 (4.05%) Process Management
8 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.05%) OO
9 2 (2.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.59%) SQL
2 17 (22.97%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.05%) C#
3 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.35%) VB6
4 1 (1.35%) PHP
4 1 (1.35%) Java
4 1 (1.35%) VBScript
4 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (25.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.16%) vSphere
3 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.70%) XenApp
5 1 (1.35%) XenServer
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.35%) SCCM
1 1 (1.35%) SCOM
1 1 (1.35%) SCSM
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) VMware
2 15 (20.27%) Cisco
3 8 (10.81%) IBM
4 6 (8.11%) Cognos
5 3 (4.05%) Business Objects
5 3 (4.05%) Adobe
6 2 (2.70%) Citrix
7 1 (1.35%) Metastorm
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle
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