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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 37 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 28.24% 26.14% 29.69%
As % of the Vendors category 52.11% 58.97% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 16
Average salary £31,250 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.71% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £53,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
71 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 54.20% 44.32% 57.81%
Number of salaries quoted 50 37 34
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 27 (47.37%) SQL
2 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
2 26 (45.61%) Windows
3 21 (36.84%) MS Excel
3 21 (36.84%) .NET
4 17 (29.82%) C#
5 15 (26.32%) HTML
6 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
6 13 (22.81%) MS Office
6 13 (22.81%) CSS
6 13 (22.81%) Windows 7
7 12 (21.05%) ITIL
7 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (19.30%) Windows XP
8 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (17.54%) XML
9 10 (17.54%) Linux
9 10 (17.54%) Oracle
9 10 (17.54%) Document Management
9 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (17.54%) Process Management
9 10 (17.54%) Wireless
9 10 (17.54%) Metastorm
9 10 (17.54%) VMware
10 9 (15.79%) Front Office
10 9 (15.79%) Data Management
10 9 (15.79%) Web Services
11 8 (14.04%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (14.04%) OO
11 8 (14.04%) Data Warehouse

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.51%) Lync
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 13 (22.81%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) MS Project
4 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Pegasus Opera
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Wireless
2 5 (8.77%) SAN
3 2 (3.51%) DHCP
3 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.51%) DNS
3 2 (3.51%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.51%) NAS
3 2 (3.51%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (3.51%) VLAN
4 1 (1.75%) Network Security
4 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (14.04%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (14.04%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.51%) Informix
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 9 (15.79%) Front Office
2 8 (14.04%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Games
4 2 (3.51%) Finance
5 1 (1.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Desktop Support
3 8 (14.04%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Systems Support
3 8 (14.04%) Support Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Systems Support Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Administrator
4 7 (12.28%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.53%) DBA
6 5 (8.77%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Data Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Business Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) .NET
2 15 (26.32%) HTML
3 13 (22.81%) CSS
4 10 (17.54%) XML
5 9 (15.79%) Web Services
6 8 (14.04%) Ajax
7 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
7 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.51%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile Games
3 2 (3.51%) Replication
3 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) Windows
2 13 (22.81%) Windows 7
3 11 (19.30%) Windows XP
4 10 (17.54%) Linux
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) ITIL
1 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (17.54%) Process Management
3 10 (17.54%) Document Management
4 9 (15.79%) Data Management
5 8 (14.04%) OO
5 8 (14.04%) Web Development
5 8 (14.04%) Dimensional Modelling
5 8 (14.04%) Web Design
6 6 (10.53%) Project Management
7 5 (8.77%) Time Management
7 5 (8.77%) Performance Management
7 5 (8.77%) Web Application Development
8 4 (7.02%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.51%) ERP
10 2 (3.51%) Workflow
10 2 (3.51%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) SQL
2 17 (29.82%) C#
3 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) VBScript
5 7 (12.28%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.51%) C++
6 2 (3.51%) Java
6 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.75%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) HNC
1 2 (3.51%) HND
1 2 (3.51%) MCSE
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.51%) NVQ Level 4
1 2 (3.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
3 2 (3.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.26%) XenApp
3 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
3 3 (5.26%) vSphere
4 2 (3.51%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (3.51%) XenServer
4 2 (3.51%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Oracle
1 10 (17.54%) Metastorm
1 10 (17.54%) VMware
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco
3 3 (5.26%) Citrix
4 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.51%) IPFX
4 2 (3.51%) McAfee
5 1 (1.75%) Pegasus
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