The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 June 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.

Microsoft
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 5 8
Rank change year-on-year -25 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 97 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.62% 24.43% 19.66%
As % of the Vendors category 18.55% 57.74% 57.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 80 67
Median salary £27,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.14% +17.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £29,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £48,200 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 124 168 121
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 51.88% 42.32% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 110 140 105
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £34,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Cheltenham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Cheltenham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Office 365
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
4 13 (33.33%) .NET
5 12 (30.77%) C#
6 11 (28.21%) SQL
6 11 (28.21%) VMware
7 10 (25.64%) MVC
7 10 (25.64%) Advertising
7 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
7 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
7 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
8 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
8 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 8 (20.51%) CSS
9 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
9 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
9 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
9 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (17.95%) NAS
10 7 (17.95%) Citrix
10 7 (17.95%) Cisco
10 7 (17.95%) SAN
10 7 (17.95%) HTML
11 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (15.38%) WCF
11 6 (15.38%) jQuery
11 6 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.56%) Confluence
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Foundation
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (38.46%) Office 365
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) NAS
1 7 (17.95%) SAN
2 5 (12.82%) LAN
2 5 (12.82%) WAN
3 3 (7.69%) DHCP
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
3 3 (7.69%) Firewall
4 2 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.13%) VoIP
4 2 (5.13%) Wireless
5 1 (2.56%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 10 (25.64%) Advertising
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Support Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Consultant
6 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (12.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (7.69%) IT Support
8 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (20.51%) CSS
4 7 (17.95%) HTML
5 6 (15.38%) jQuery
5 6 (15.38%) WCF
6 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (10.26%) Web Services
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (7.69%) XML
8 2 (5.13%) HTML5
9 1 (2.56%) Ajax
9 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (2.56%) Kendo UI
9 1 (2.56%) RESTful
9 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.56%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) EPoS
4 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.56%) Handset
4 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
3 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.82%) Android
5 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
6 3 (7.69%) Linux
6 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.13%) Mac OS
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.56%) CentOS
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) MVC
2 6 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.82%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (12.82%) Web Development
4 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (7.69%) OO
4 3 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (7.69%) SOA
5 2 (5.13%) DevOps
5 2 (5.13%) Release Management
5 2 (5.13%) Scrum
5 2 (5.13%) SDLC
5 2 (5.13%) TDD
5 2 (5.13%) Wealth Management
6 1 (2.56%) Information Security
6 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) C#
2 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) MCP
3 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.13%) MCSA
3 2 (5.13%) MCSD
3 2 (5.13%) MCSE
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CISM
4 1 (2.56%) CISSP
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) ISSMP
4 1 (2.56%) MOS
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
1 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) VMware
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco
2 7 (17.95%) Citrix
3 5 (12.82%) 3PAR
3 5 (12.82%) Aruba
3 5 (12.82%) EqualLogic
3 5 (12.82%) HP
3 5 (12.82%) SonicWALL
4 4 (10.26%) Apple
5 3 (7.69%) Xamarin
6 2 (5.13%) Adobe
7 1 (2.56%) arcserve
7 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.56%) Dell
7 1 (2.56%) DevExpress
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.56%) SAP
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