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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 24 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 25.53% 16.42% 32.00%
As % of the Vendors category 53.33% 36.67% 69.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 32
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £31,200 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £41,800 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
45 30 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 47.87% 44.78% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 46
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £30,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Worcester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 31 (73.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 20 (47.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (40.48%) Windows
4 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
6 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
6 11 (26.19%) Oracle
7 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (21.43%) Hyper-V
8 9 (21.43%) Oracle Database
8 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
8 9 (21.43%) VMware
8 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (16.67%) Cisco
10 7 (16.67%) .NET
10 7 (16.67%) C#
11 6 (14.29%) MVC
11 6 (14.29%) LAN
11 6 (14.29%) WAN
11 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
12 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.38%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) LAN
1 6 (14.29%) WAN
2 3 (7.14%) SMTP
2 3 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) Network Security
3 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 2 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) SAN
4 1 (2.38%) DHCP
4 1 (2.38%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (73.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (47.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
8 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (2.38%) MySQL
9 1 (2.38%) SQLPlus
9 1 (2.38%) Informix
9 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.38%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.14%) NUnit
2 3 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) MSTest
4 1 (2.38%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.38%) Moq
4 1 (2.38%) Hudson
General
1 5 (11.90%) Advertising
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) DBA
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Developer
4 7 (16.67%) SQL DBA
5 5 (11.90%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Administrator
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (11.90%) Junior
6 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Junior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Junior C# Developer
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (7.14%) Graduate
7 3 (7.14%) Service Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Manager
7 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) XML
3 4 (9.52%) WCF
3 4 (9.52%) HTML
3 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.14%) CSS
5 2 (4.76%) SOAP
5 2 (4.76%) MFC
5 2 (4.76%) LINQ
5 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
5 2 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.38%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (2.38%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (2.38%) Ninject
6 1 (2.38%) XSD
6 1 (2.38%) Ajax
6 1 (2.38%) jQuery
6 1 (2.38%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.38%) Replication
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.76%) Android
5 2 (4.76%) Linux
6 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.29%) MVC
3 4 (9.52%) Software Testing
4 3 (7.14%) Business Development
4 3 (7.14%) TDD
4 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.76%) Manual Testing
5 2 (4.76%) System Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.76%) Workflow
5 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
5 2 (4.76%) OOP
5 2 (4.76%) OO
5 2 (4.76%) OOD
5 2 (4.76%) Integration Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Test Strategy
5 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
3 7 (16.67%) C#
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.52%) C++
6 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.76%) MCSA
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.14%) vSphere
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle
2 9 (21.43%) VMware
3 7 (16.67%) Cisco
4 5 (11.90%) Dell
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) Avaya
6 1 (2.38%) HP
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