The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 33 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 29.46% 20.43% 12.24%
As % of the Vendors category 55.00% 50.00% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 5
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,200 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,650 £39,000 £37,100
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
Microsoft
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcester region.

Vendors Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
60 38 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 53.57% 40.86% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 57 36 18
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £45,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Worcester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Worcester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Worcester region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Worcester

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Worcester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 (60.87%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Windows Server
3 18 (39.13%) VMware
4 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
4 14 (30.43%) MS Office
4 14 (30.43%) SAP
4 14 (30.43%) Citrix
5 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
5 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (26.09%) SQL
5 12 (26.09%) ITIL
5 12 (26.09%) Hyper-V
5 12 (26.09%) Driving Licence
5 12 (26.09%) vSphere
6 11 (23.91%) Veeam
6 11 (23.91%) Backup Exec
7 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
7 10 (21.74%) IIS
8 9 (19.57%) MCSA
8 9 (19.57%) MCITP
8 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (17.39%) MCSE
9 8 (17.39%) .NET
9 8 (17.39%) Cisco
9 8 (17.39%) Office 365
10 6 (13.04%) HP
10 6 (13.04%) MySQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 10 (21.74%) IIS
1 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
1 14 (30.43%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Office 365
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) LAN
1 6 (13.04%) WAN
2 4 (8.70%) VLAN
3 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) Network Security
3 2 (4.35%) SAN
3 2 (4.35%) SSL
3 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
3 2 (4.35%) VPN
3 2 (4.35%) Wireless
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (2.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) MorphX
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
1 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Analyst
2 5 (10.87%) Developer
3 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Head of Development
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Resource Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Resource Planning Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Server Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) Software Development Director
5 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.87%) CSS
2 5 (10.87%) HTML
2 5 (10.87%) XML
3 2 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.17%) CSS3
4 1 (2.17%) HTML5
4 1 (2.17%) SOAP
4 1 (2.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Driving Licence
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Windows Server
3 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.04%) Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) ITIL
2 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) Scrum
4 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.87%) MVC
5 4 (8.70%) Migration
5 4 (8.70%) Network Design
5 4 (8.70%) Presales
5 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.70%) Time Management
6 3 (6.52%) ERP
6 3 (6.52%) OO
7 2 (4.35%) Application Packaging
7 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.35%) Change Management
7 2 (4.35%) Data Management
7 2 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.35%) Project Management
8 1 (2.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.35%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) VBScript
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) C++
6 1 (2.17%) VB
6 1 (2.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (19.57%) MCITP
2 9 (19.57%) MCSA
3 8 (17.39%) MCSE
3 8 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.35%) CCDA
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) CCNP
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) MCSD
5 1 (2.17%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.17%) TickIT
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.09%) Hyper-V
2 12 (26.09%) vSphere
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.35%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) VMware
2 14 (30.43%) Citrix
2 14 (30.43%) SAP
3 11 (23.91%) Veeam
4 8 (17.39%) Cisco
5 6 (13.04%) HP
6 2 (4.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (4.35%) EMC
6 2 (4.35%) Juniper
7 1 (2.17%) AirMagnet
7 1 (2.17%) IPFX
7 1 (2.17%) Pegasus
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