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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 27 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 28.42% 13.60% 32.35%
As % of the Vendors category 56.25% 31.48% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 22
Median salary £31,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
48 54 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 50.53% 43.20% 44.12%
Number of salaries quoted 45 49 30
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcester region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Worcester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 34 (62.96%) MS Excel
2 25 (46.30%) Windows
3 15 (27.78%) SQL
4 13 (24.07%) .NET
4 13 (24.07%) MS Office
4 13 (24.07%) SAP
5 12 (22.22%) Change Management
6 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (18.52%) VB.NET
8 9 (16.67%) Cisco
8 9 (16.67%) Manufacturing
9 8 (14.81%) ITIL
9 8 (14.81%) CRM
10 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
10 7 (12.96%) LAN
10 7 (12.96%) WAN
10 7 (12.96%) Oracle
10 7 (12.96%) Finance
10 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
10 7 (12.96%) Dynamics CRM
10 7 (12.96%) Degree
10 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (11.11%) ISTQB
11 6 (11.11%) Time Management
11 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (11.11%) Scrum
11 6 (11.11%) ISEB
11 6 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (11.11%) C#

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester 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 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (62.96%) MS Excel
2 13 (24.07%) MS Office
3 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) LAN
1 7 (12.96%) WAN
2 3 (5.56%) Internet
3 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.70%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) SAN
3 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (1.85%) ADSL
4 1 (1.85%) DHCP
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.56%) Big Data
3 3 (5.56%) QGIS
3 3 (5.56%) QlikView
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.70%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.70%) Selenium
3 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.85%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 7 (12.96%) Finance
3 5 (9.26%) Automotive
3 5 (9.26%) Electronics
3 5 (9.26%) Local Government
4 3 (5.56%) Legal
5 2 (3.70%) Advertising
5 2 (3.70%) Retail
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (14.81%) Software Tester
1 8 (14.81%) Tester
2 7 (12.96%) Analyst
2 7 (12.96%) CRM Manager
2 7 (12.96%) CRM Project Manager
2 7 (12.96%) Project Manager
3 6 (11.11%) Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) QA Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Usability Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) .NET
2 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.56%) Ajax
3 3 (5.56%) CSS
3 3 (5.56%) HTML
4 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.70%) jQuery
4 2 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (3.70%) WPF
5 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.85%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.56%) FMCG
2 3 (5.56%) LLPG
3 2 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.85%) Blog
4 1 (1.85%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.85%) Physics
4 1 (1.85%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Unix
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.85%) Android
5 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Change Management
2 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.81%) CRM
3 8 (14.81%) ITIL
4 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
4 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
5 6 (11.11%) Scrum
5 6 (11.11%) Time Management
6 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.26%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (9.26%) Manual Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.56%) MVC
7 3 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (5.56%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (5.56%) Wireframes
8 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.70%) Kanban
8 2 (3.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.78%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) VB.NET
3 6 (11.11%) C#
4 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.26%) VB
5 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
1 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.11%) ISEB
2 6 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.41%) CCNA
4 3 (5.56%) ECDL
4 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.70%) CCDA
5 2 (3.70%) CCDP
5 2 (3.70%) CCNP
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.85%) TickIT
3 1 (1.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) SAP
2 9 (16.67%) Cisco
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle
4 5 (9.26%) VMware
5 3 (5.56%) Mapinfo
5 3 (5.56%) Tableau
6 2 (3.70%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) Veeam
Worcester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Company bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + OTE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester
Mason Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Pertemps Worcester
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago