The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 12 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 50 47 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.29% 20.98% 29.76%
As % of the Vendors category 30.30% 46.08% 54.46%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 59
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,150 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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

Vendors Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
165 102 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 50.46% 45.54% 54.63%
Number of salaries quoted 163 93 107
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,753 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -4 26 £41,000 +24.24% 4
Redditch -2 11 £29,000 +10.47% 2
Malvern +13 9 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Droitwich -2 2 £18,500 -58.88%
Evesham +1 1 £36,750 -18.33%
Bromsgrove -10 1 £23,500 +30.55% 1
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 62 (64.58%) Windows
2 39 (40.63%) MS Excel
3 32 (33.33%) SQL
3 32 (33.33%) .NET
4 27 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (27.08%) SQL Server
6 25 (26.04%) C#
7 23 (23.96%) ITIL
8 22 (22.92%) HTML
9 21 (21.88%) MVC
10 20 (20.83%) ASP.NET
10 20 (20.83%) Windows 10
11 19 (19.79%) Cisco
12 18 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
13 17 (17.71%) CSS
13 17 (17.71%) AngularJS
14 15 (15.63%) JavaScript
14 15 (15.63%) MS Office
14 15 (15.63%) Active Directory
15 14 (14.58%) Visual Studio
15 14 (14.58%) HTML5
15 14 (14.58%) Windows Server
16 13 (13.54%) Office 365
16 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (13.54%) Degree
16 13 (13.54%) VMware
17 12 (12.50%) WPF
17 12 (12.50%) Windows 7
17 12 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 12 (12.50%) Mentoring

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 9 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.17%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.08%) IIS
6 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 39 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 15 (15.63%) MS Office
3 2 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.04%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (13.54%) Office 365
3 8 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) HTTP
1 7 (7.29%) Network Security
2 6 (6.25%) DHCP
2 6 (6.25%) DNS
2 6 (6.25%) FTP
2 6 (6.25%) ICMP
2 6 (6.25%) IPv4
2 6 (6.25%) IPv6
2 6 (6.25%) POP3
2 6 (6.25%) SMTP
2 6 (6.25%) SNMP
2 6 (6.25%) VPN
3 5 (5.21%) LAN
3 5 (5.21%) WAN
4 4 (4.17%) Skype
4 4 (4.17%) Unified Communications
5 3 (3.13%) Firewall
5 3 (3.13%) SAN
6 2 (2.08%) Internet
7 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.46%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (10.42%) Relational Database
3 10 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.08%) Power BI
9 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.04%) OLAP
9 1 (1.04%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.04%) OLTP
9 1 (1.04%) PowerPivot
9 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (14.58%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.29%) Selenium
4 5 (5.21%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.08%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (6.25%) Advertising
2 4 (4.17%) Automotive
2 4 (4.17%) Electronics
2 4 (4.17%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Local Government
3 2 (2.08%) Legal
3 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.08%) Marketing
3 2 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (29.17%) Developer
2 19 (19.79%) .NET Developer
3 18 (18.75%) Analyst
4 12 (12.50%) Graduate
5 11 (11.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) IT Support
6 8 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Junior
6 8 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Junior Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Software Tester
7 7 (7.29%) Tester
8 6 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (6.25%) IT Technician
8 6 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Azure Developer
9 5 (5.21%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (33.33%) .NET
2 22 (22.92%) HTML
3 20 (20.83%) ASP.NET
4 17 (17.71%) AngularJS
4 17 (17.71%) CSS
5 14 (14.58%) HTML5
6 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (12.50%) WPF
8 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (9.38%) Web Services
10 8 (8.33%) Ajax
11 6 (6.25%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.21%) Angular 2
12 5 (5.21%) CSS3
12 5 (5.21%) Entity Framework
13 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 3 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (3.13%) Node.js
13 3 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
3 6 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.25%) FMCG
4 3 (3.13%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.08%) LLPG
5 2 (2.08%) User Experience
6 1 (1.04%) Replication
6 1 (1.04%) Social Media
6 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 62 (64.58%) Windows
2 20 (20.83%) Windows 10
3 14 (14.58%) Windows Server
4 12 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.33%) Linux
6 8 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.17%) Android
8 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.17%) Unix
8 4 (4.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.96%) ITIL
3 21 (21.88%) MVC
4 12 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 11 (11.46%) OO
5 11 (11.46%) TDD
6 10 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.42%) Kanban
7 9 (9.38%) Web Development
8 8 (8.33%) OOP
8 8 (8.33%) SDLC
8 8 (8.33%) SOA
9 7 (7.29%) Test Automation
10 6 (6.25%) Automated Testing
10 6 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (6.25%) Information Security
10 6 (6.25%) Malware Analysis
10 6 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
10 6 (6.25%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 32 (33.33%) SQL
2 25 (26.04%) C#
3 15 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.46%) C
5 8 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 6 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.21%) TypeScript
7 5 (5.21%) VB
8 4 (4.17%) PHP
9 3 (3.13%) F#
9 3 (3.13%) Java
9 3 (3.13%) Ruby
10 2 (2.08%) C++
10 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.04%) Delphi
11 1 (1.04%) Lua
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) Degree
2 11 (11.46%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (10.42%) CCNP
4 6 (6.25%) CISSP
4 6 (6.25%) GCIA
4 6 (6.25%) GCIH
4 6 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.25%) SANS
5 5 (5.21%) CCNA
5 5 (5.21%) ISEB
5 5 (5.21%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.13%) APMP
7 2 (2.08%) MCITP
7 2 (2.08%) MCP
7 2 (2.08%) MCSA
7 2 (2.08%) MCSE
8 1 (1.04%) MCTS
8 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (6.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (4.17%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 3 (3.13%) Kibana
3 3 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (19.79%) Cisco
2 13 (13.54%) VMware
3 10 (10.42%) SAP
4 7 (7.29%) Citrix
5 6 (6.25%) Oracle
6 4 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 4 (4.17%) NetApp
7 3 (3.13%) Google
7 3 (3.13%) HP
8 2 (2.08%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.08%) Veeam
9 1 (1.04%) Capita
9 1 (1.04%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.04%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.04%) Sophos
9 1 (1.04%) Tableau
9 1 (1.04%) Twitter
9 1 (1.04%) WatchGuard
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