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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 14 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 51 64 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.41% 23.10% 24.19%
As % of the Vendors category 31.10% 47.41% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 51 59 51
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +2.00%

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
164 135 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 46.33% 48.74% 47.91%
Number of salaries quoted 162 127 99
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £49,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 February 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 February 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 -9 30 £42,500 +28.78% 4
Malvern +7 9 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Redditch -2 7 £35,000 +32.07% 2
Evesham -1 2 £31,625 -29.72%
Bromsgrove -13 2 £50,000 +146.91% 2
Kidderminster - 1 £28,791 - 2
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 51 (50.00%) Windows
2 36 (35.29%) .NET
3 34 (33.33%) C#
4 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (31.37%) MS Excel
6 31 (30.39%) HTML
7 30 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 28 (27.45%) Microsoft Azure
9 27 (26.47%) MVC
10 26 (25.49%) SQL
10 26 (25.49%) CSS
10 26 (25.49%) ITIL
11 23 (22.55%) Cisco
12 22 (21.57%) ASP.NET
12 22 (21.57%) JavaScript
12 22 (21.57%) AngularJS
13 20 (19.61%) HTML5
14 19 (18.63%) Windows 10
15 18 (17.65%) MS Office
16 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
17 16 (15.69%) VMware
17 16 (15.69%) Web Development
18 15 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
18 15 (14.71%) SaaS
19 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
19 14 (13.73%) Mentoring
19 14 (13.73%) CCNP
19 14 (13.73%) Visual Studio
19 14 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (12.75%) WPF

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 7 (6.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.92%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.94%) IIS
5 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (31.37%) MS Excel
2 18 (17.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.98%) MS Project
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 28 (27.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (14.71%) SaaS
3 12 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.84%) Network Security
2 7 (6.86%) HTTP
3 6 (5.88%) DHCP
3 6 (5.88%) DNS
3 6 (5.88%) FTP
3 6 (5.88%) ICMP
3 6 (5.88%) IPv4
3 6 (5.88%) IPv6
3 6 (5.88%) POP3
3 6 (5.88%) SMTP
3 6 (5.88%) SNMP
3 6 (5.88%) VPN
4 5 (4.90%) LAN
4 5 (4.90%) WAN
5 4 (3.92%) Skype
5 4 (3.92%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.96%) Firewall
6 2 (1.96%) SAN
7 1 (0.98%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (10.78%) MongoDB
4 10 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.96%) Power BI
8 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.98%) OLAP
8 1 (0.98%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.98%) OLTP
8 1 (0.98%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.86%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (6.86%) Selenium
4 4 (3.92%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (6.86%) Advertising
2 3 (2.94%) Finance
3 2 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.98%) Back Office
4 1 (0.98%) Legal
4 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.98%) Publishing
4 1 (0.98%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (37.25%) Developer
2 25 (24.51%) .NET Developer
3 16 (15.69%) C# Developer
4 15 (14.71%) Analyst
5 14 (13.73%) Senior Developer
6 13 (12.75%) Senior C# Developer
7 12 (11.76%) Graduate
8 11 (10.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 10 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (9.80%) IT Support
9 10 (9.80%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (9.80%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 8 (7.84%) Azure Developer
10 8 (7.84%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 8 (7.84%) Graduate Developer
10 8 (7.84%) Junior
10 8 (7.84%) Junior .NET Developer
10 8 (7.84%) Junior Developer
10 8 (7.84%) Project Manager
11 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (35.29%) .NET
2 31 (30.39%) HTML
3 26 (25.49%) CSS
4 22 (21.57%) AngularJS
4 22 (21.57%) ASP.NET
5 20 (19.61%) HTML5
6 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (12.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (12.75%) WPF
8 12 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (10.78%) .NET Framework
10 9 (8.82%) CSS3
10 9 (8.82%) Web Services
11 8 (7.84%) Ajax
12 7 (6.86%) Angular 2
12 7 (6.86%) Entity Framework
13 5 (4.90%) jQuery
14 4 (3.92%) MSMQ
14 4 (3.92%) RESTful
14 4 (3.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (7.84%) Data Centre
1 8 (7.84%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
3 5 (4.90%) FMCG
4 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.96%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.96%) User Experience
6 1 (0.98%) Replication
6 1 (0.98%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.98%) Social Media
6 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (50.00%) Windows
2 19 (18.63%) Windows 10
3 13 (12.75%) Windows Server
4 11 (10.78%) Windows 7
5 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.84%) Linux
6 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.90%) Android
7 5 (4.90%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.92%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.98%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.47%) MVC
3 26 (25.49%) ITIL
4 16 (15.69%) Web Development
5 14 (13.73%) Mentoring
6 12 (11.76%) OO
6 12 (11.76%) TDD
7 11 (10.78%) Kanban
7 11 (10.78%) SDLC
8 9 (8.82%) Test Automation
9 8 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (7.84%) OOP
9 8 (7.84%) PRINCE2
9 8 (7.84%) SOA
10 7 (6.86%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.86%) Time Management
11 6 (5.88%) Information Security
11 6 (5.88%) Multithreading
11 6 (5.88%) Risk Management
11 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (33.33%) C#
2 26 (25.49%) SQL
3 22 (21.57%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.78%) C
5 7 (6.86%) TypeScript
6 6 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.90%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.92%) F#
8 4 (3.92%) PHP
8 4 (3.92%) Ruby
9 3 (2.94%) Java
10 2 (1.96%) C++
10 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.98%) Delphi
11 1 (0.98%) Lua
11 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (13.73%) CCNP
3 12 (11.76%) Degree
4 9 (8.82%) CCNA
5 6 (5.88%) APMP
5 6 (5.88%) CISSP
5 6 (5.88%) GCIA
5 6 (5.88%) GCIH
5 6 (5.88%) SANS
6 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.96%) ISEB
8 2 (1.96%) MCITP
8 2 (1.96%) MCP
8 2 (1.96%) MCSA
8 2 (1.96%) MCSE
8 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.90%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (5.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (3.92%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (3.92%) Kibana
2 4 (3.92%) WSUS
3 1 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 23 (22.55%) Cisco
2 16 (15.69%) VMware
3 10 (9.80%) SAP
4 8 (7.84%) Citrix
5 7 (6.86%) NetApp
6 4 (3.92%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (2.94%) Google
7 3 (2.94%) Veeam
8 2 (1.96%) HP
8 2 (1.96%) PayPal
8 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.96%) WorldPay
8 2 (1.96%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.98%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.98%) Apple
9 1 (0.98%) Capita
9 1 (0.98%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.98%) Tableau
9 1 (0.98%) Twitter
Worcester, Worcestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hereford and Worcester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Worcestershire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Electro-comm
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + perm
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidderminster
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Reed Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000
Posted: 14 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Worcestershire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago