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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 24.69% 20.34% 30.00%
As % of the Vendors category 48.78% 35.82% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 18
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £34,050
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,800 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £37,500 £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
41 67 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 50.62% 56.78% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 37 61 31
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,220 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 29 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 28 (51.85%) VMware
2 27 (50.00%) Windows
3 25 (46.30%) MS Excel
4 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
5 19 (35.19%) Cisco
6 18 (33.33%) SQL
7 15 (27.78%) SharePoint
7 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (25.93%) ITIL
9 12 (22.22%) Finance
9 12 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (22.22%) Office 365
10 11 (20.37%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
11 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (14.81%) Document Management
13 8 (14.81%) Wireless
13 8 (14.81%) PRINCE2
13 8 (14.81%) .NET
13 8 (14.81%) Windows XP
13 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
14 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
14 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (11.11%) vSphere
15 6 (11.11%) iSeries
15 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 15 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 12 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) Lync
6 2 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (46.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Office
3 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Pegasus Opera
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) Wireless
2 5 (9.26%) SAN
3 3 (5.56%) DNS
3 3 (5.56%) DHCP
3 3 (5.56%) Firewall
4 2 (3.70%) Unified Communications
4 2 (3.70%) VLAN
4 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.85%) LAN
5 1 (1.85%) WAN
5 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.70%) Informix
9 1 (1.85%) DB2
9 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.85%) Cognos Impromptu
9 1 (1.85%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 1 (1.85%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (1.85%) Cognos Event Studio
9 1 (1.85%) Cognos Transformer
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Front Office
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
4 3 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Business Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Administrator
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.26%) SQL Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) IT Operations Manager
7 4 (7.41%) ICT Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support
7 4 (7.41%) Systems Support
7 4 (7.41%) Operations Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Support Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) XML
2 5 (9.26%) HTML
3 3 (5.56%) CSS
3 3 (5.56%) Web Services
3 3 (5.56%) Ajax
4 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) iSeries
2 5 (9.26%) AS400
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (14.81%) Windows XP
4 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.26%) Linux
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) ITIL
2 11 (20.37%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (14.81%) Document Management
3 8 (14.81%) PRINCE2
4 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.11%) Process Management
6 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.26%) Workflow
6 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.41%) Web Design
8 3 (5.56%) Project Management
8 3 (5.56%) OO
8 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Web Development
9 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Test Management
9 2 (3.70%) Change Management
9 2 (3.70%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) C#
2 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.56%) VBScript
3 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.85%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.70%) MCITP
2 2 (3.70%) MCSE
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
3 6 (11.11%) vSphere
4 2 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (3.70%) XenApp
4 2 (3.70%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.85%) SCSM
3 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (51.85%) VMware
2 19 (35.19%) Cisco
3 6 (11.11%) IBM
4 5 (9.26%) Metastorm
5 4 (7.41%) Citrix
6 3 (5.56%) Business Objects
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle
7 2 (3.70%) IPFX
7 2 (3.70%) Brocade
7 2 (3.70%) Dell
7 2 (3.70%) EMC
7 2 (3.70%) NetApp
7 2 (3.70%) Symantec
7 2 (3.70%) McAfee
8 1 (1.85%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.85%) Cognos
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
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