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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 56 41 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 21.79% 19.07% 20.92%
As % of the Vendors category 41.79% 51.90% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 54 37 48
Median salary £28,250 £32,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.07% -7.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,300 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Microsoft
West Midlands

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
134 79 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 52.14% 36.74% 37.66%
Number of salaries quoted 127 70 87
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 27 £35,000 -26.31% 7
Redditch -5 15 £27,500 - 1
Malvern +9 7 £47,500 +9.82% 4
Kidderminster 0 4 £18,000 -34.54% 1
Droitwich +3 2 £18,500 -58.88%
Bromsgrove - 1 £23,500 - 1
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 74 (67.89%) Windows
2 47 (43.12%) MS Excel
3 46 (42.20%) SQL
4 40 (36.70%) .NET
5 28 (25.69%) C#
5 28 (25.69%) ASP.NET
6 25 (22.94%) ITIL
6 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
7 23 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (19.27%) MVC
9 20 (18.35%) MS Office
9 20 (18.35%) Windows 10
10 19 (17.43%) Windows Server
10 19 (17.43%) Visual Studio
10 19 (17.43%) Active Directory
11 18 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (14.68%) Degree
12 16 (14.68%) VB.NET
12 16 (14.68%) HTML
12 16 (14.68%) AngularJS
13 15 (13.76%) Office 365
13 15 (13.76%) JavaScript
13 15 (13.76%) Cisco
14 14 (12.84%) Oracle
14 14 (12.84%) Windows 7
15 13 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (11.93%) VMware
16 12 (11.01%) VB
16 12 (11.01%) SAP
16 12 (11.01%) CSS

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 (8.26%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.59%) IIS
4 3 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.83%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 47 (43.12%) MS Excel
2 20 (18.35%) MS Office
3 2 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.92%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) SystmOne
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.92%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (13.76%) Office 365
3 8 (7.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.17%) LAN
1 10 (9.17%) WAN
2 5 (4.59%) DHCP
2 5 (4.59%) DNS
3 4 (3.67%) HTTP
3 4 (3.67%) Network Security
3 4 (3.67%) SAN
4 3 (2.75%) Firewall
4 3 (2.75%) FTP
4 3 (2.75%) ICMP
4 3 (2.75%) IPv4
4 3 (2.75%) IPv6
4 3 (2.75%) POP3
4 3 (2.75%) SMTP
4 3 (2.75%) SNMP
4 3 (2.75%) VPN
5 2 (1.83%) ADSL
5 2 (1.83%) Internet
5 2 (1.83%) Skype
5 2 (1.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (9.17%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (9.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.59%) DocumentDB
5 5 (4.59%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.75%) QGIS
7 2 (1.83%) Power BI
7 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.92%) OLAP
8 1 (0.92%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.92%) OLTP
8 1 (0.92%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (17.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.75%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.83%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.83%) Selenium
4 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (1.83%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (8.26%) Local Government
2 7 (6.42%) Finance
3 6 (5.50%) Advertising
4 5 (4.59%) Automotive
4 5 (4.59%) Electronics
5 4 (3.67%) Legal
5 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.75%) Retail
7 2 (1.83%) Marketing
8 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 28 (25.69%) Developer
2 22 (20.18%) Analyst
3 18 (16.51%) .NET Developer
4 13 (11.93%) IT Support
5 11 (10.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 11 (10.09%) Support Analyst
6 9 (8.26%) Applications Engineer
6 9 (8.26%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Graduate
7 8 (7.34%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Junior
7 8 (7.34%) Junior .NET Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Junior Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Software Tester
7 8 (7.34%) Tester
8 7 (6.42%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (6.42%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Applications Support
9 6 (5.50%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (36.70%) .NET
2 28 (25.69%) ASP.NET
3 16 (14.68%) AngularJS
3 16 (14.68%) HTML
4 13 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (11.01%) CSS
5 12 (11.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (11.01%) WPF
6 11 (10.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (8.26%) Ajax
7 9 (8.26%) HTML5
7 9 (8.26%) Web Services
8 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (2.75%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (2.75%) MSMQ
8 3 (2.75%) Node.js
8 3 (2.75%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (2.75%) RESTful
9 2 (1.83%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.83%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.34%) FMCG
3 7 (6.42%) LLPG
4 6 (5.50%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.75%) Cyber Attack
5 3 (2.75%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.75%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.83%) User Experience
7 1 (0.92%) Replication
7 1 (0.92%) Social Media
7 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 74 (67.89%) Windows
2 20 (18.35%) Windows 10
3 19 (17.43%) Windows Server
4 14 (12.84%) Windows 7
5 10 (9.17%) Unix
5 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.50%) Linux
8 4 (3.67%) Android
8 4 (3.67%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.67%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.92%) CentOS
9 1 (0.92%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.94%) ITIL
2 23 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.27%) MVC
4 11 (10.09%) OO
4 11 (10.09%) TDD
5 10 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (7.34%) Mentoring
6 8 (7.34%) OOP
6 8 (7.34%) SOA
7 7 (6.42%) Automated Testing
8 6 (5.50%) Change Management
8 6 (5.50%) Scrum
8 6 (5.50%) Time Management
9 5 (4.59%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.59%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (4.59%) Kanban
9 5 (4.59%) Logistics
9 5 (4.59%) Manual Testing
9 5 (4.59%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 46 (42.20%) SQL
2 28 (25.69%) C#
3 16 (14.68%) VB.NET
4 15 (13.76%) JavaScript
5 12 (11.01%) VB
6 11 (10.09%) PowerShell
7 10 (9.17%) C
8 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.67%) PHP
10 3 (2.75%) F#
10 3 (2.75%) Java
10 3 (2.75%) Ruby
10 3 (2.75%) VBScript
11 2 (1.83%) C++
11 2 (1.83%) Delphi
11 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.92%) Lua
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Degree
2 9 (8.26%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.42%) CCNP
3 7 (6.42%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (5.50%) CCNA
4 6 (5.50%) ISEB
4 6 (5.50%) ISTQB
4 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.75%) APMP
5 3 (2.75%) CISSP
5 3 (2.75%) GCIA
5 3 (2.75%) GCIH
5 3 (2.75%) SANS
6 2 (1.83%) MCITP
6 2 (1.83%) MCP
6 2 (1.83%) MCSA
6 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.92%) MCTS
7 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (17.43%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.42%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (2.75%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (2.75%) Kibana
2 3 (2.75%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (2.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (13.76%) Cisco
2 14 (12.84%) Oracle
3 13 (11.93%) VMware
4 12 (11.01%) SAP
5 7 (6.42%) Citrix
6 5 (4.59%) NetApp
7 4 (3.67%) HP
8 3 (2.75%) 3PAR
8 3 (2.75%) Google
8 3 (2.75%) Mapinfo
9 2 (1.83%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (1.83%) Veeam
10 1 (0.92%) Capita
10 1 (0.92%) Dell
10 1 (0.92%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.92%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.92%) Sophos
10 1 (0.92%) Tableau
10 1 (0.92%) WatchGuard
Worcester, Worcestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + OTE + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Maurice Nash
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum Company Car + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidderminster
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago