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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 29 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 19.86% 13.66% 19.05%
As % of the Vendors category 37.66% 42.31% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 16
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
77 52 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 52.74% 32.30% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 67 52 38
Median salary £42,500 £36,799 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.49% -0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Worcester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (54.84%) MS Excel
2 31 (50.00%) Windows
3 23 (37.10%) MS Office
4 15 (24.19%) SAP
5 12 (19.35%) ITIL
6 11 (17.74%) LAN
6 11 (17.74%) WAN
6 11 (17.74%) .NET
6 11 (17.74%) SQL
7 10 (16.13%) CRM
8 9 (14.52%) C#
8 9 (14.52%) Change Management
8 9 (14.52%) VMware
8 9 (14.52%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
9 8 (12.90%) Cisco
9 8 (12.90%) Office 365
10 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
10 7 (11.29%) Scrum
10 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
11 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
11 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
11 6 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (9.68%) Coaching

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 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (54.84%) MS Excel
2 23 (37.10%) MS Office
3 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) LAN
1 11 (17.74%) WAN
2 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.06%) VPN
3 4 (6.45%) DHCP
3 4 (6.45%) DNS
4 3 (4.84%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.23%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.23%) Firewall
5 2 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) ADSL
6 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.84%) Big Data
3 3 (4.84%) QGIS
3 3 (4.84%) QlikView
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.23%) LabVIEW
2 2 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.45%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Local Government
4 2 (3.23%) Automotive
4 2 (3.23%) Electronics
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (12.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 7 (11.29%) CRM Manager
2 7 (11.29%) CRM Project Manager
2 7 (11.29%) Project Manager
3 6 (9.68%) IT Technician
4 5 (8.06%) Developer
4 5 (8.06%) IT Support
5 3 (4.84%) Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Architect
5 3 (4.84%) Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Usability Consultant
6 2 (3.23%) IT Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Presales Solution Architect
6 2 (3.23%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) .NET
2 4 (6.45%) CSS
2 4 (6.45%) HTML
3 3 (4.84%) Ajax
4 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.23%) jQuery
4 2 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.61%) CSS3
5 1 (1.61%) HTML5
5 1 (1.61%) MDX
5 1 (1.61%) SOAP
5 1 (1.61%) WCF
5 1 (1.61%) WPF
5 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.84%) LLPG
3 2 (3.23%) Chemistry
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) FMCG
3 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.23%) Physics
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Blog
4 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Psychology
4 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.84%) Unix
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Android
5 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) ITIL
2 10 (16.13%) CRM
3 9 (14.52%) Change Management
4 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.29%) Scrum
6 6 (9.68%) Coaching
7 5 (8.06%) Time Management
8 3 (4.84%) Automated Testing
8 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.84%) MVC
8 3 (4.84%) Web Accessibility
8 3 (4.84%) Wireframes
9 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.23%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.23%) Migration
9 2 (3.23%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.23%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) SQL
2 9 (14.52%) C#
3 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.06%) VB
4 5 (8.06%) VB.NET
5 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.61%) C
7 1 (1.61%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.06%) Degree
4 4 (6.45%) CCNA
4 4 (6.45%) ISEB
4 4 (6.45%) ISTQB
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.84%) ECDL
6 2 (3.23%) CCDA
6 2 (3.23%) CCDP
6 2 (3.23%) CCNP
6 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.61%) HND
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.61%) MCITP
7 1 (1.61%) MCSA
7 1 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) ISO 9000
2 2 (3.23%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) TickIT
3 1 (1.61%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.23%) vSphere
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.23%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) SAP
2 9 (14.52%) VMware
3 8 (12.90%) Cisco
4 5 (8.06%) Veeam
5 3 (4.84%) Mapinfo
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle
5 3 (4.84%) Tableau
6 2 (3.23%) Citrix
7 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.61%) HP