Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 6 months to 22 January 2018 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 259 177 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 19.53% 14.23% 19.10%
As % of the Vendors category 38.71% 30.05% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 198 134 345
Coventry median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £18,375 £18,825 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,025 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Coventry.

All Vendors
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 669 589 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 50.45% 47.35% 51.77%
Number of salaries quoted 511 445 584
Coventry median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £22,250 £25,750 £25,225
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,800 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Coventry

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Coventry

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Coventry over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 88 (33.98%) Windows
2 85 (32.82%) SQL Server
3 84 (32.43%) C#
4 82 (31.66%) SQL
5 68 (26.25%) ITIL
6 66 (25.48%) .NET
7 58 (22.39%) Active Directory
7 58 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (21.62%) Windows Server
9 46 (17.76%) Microsoft Azure
10 41 (15.83%) ASP.NET
11 39 (15.06%) SharePoint
12 38 (14.67%) CRM
13 37 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
14 36 (13.90%) JavaScript
15 34 (13.13%) Capita
15 34 (13.13%) Dynamics CRM
16 33 (12.74%) Visual Studio
17 32 (12.36%) HTML
18 31 (11.97%) CSS
18 31 (11.97%) Microsoft Excel
19 30 (11.58%) MVC
20 29 (11.20%) ASP.NET Web API
21 28 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
22 27 (10.42%) VMware
22 27 (10.42%) Office 365
22 27 (10.42%) PowerShell
23 26 (10.04%) Git (software)
24 24 (9.27%) BizTalk Server
25 23 (8.88%) Service Delivery

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 39 (15.06%) SharePoint
2 24 (9.27%) BizTalk Server
3 16 (6.18%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.86%) IIS
5 7 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.16%) Apache
7 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.77%) CMS
8 2 (0.77%) Confluence
8 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 2 (0.77%) nginx
8 2 (0.77%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.77%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.39%) SAS
9 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (11.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.54%) AutoCAD
3 4 (1.54%) CATIA
3 4 (1.54%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.54%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.39%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 34 (13.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (2.32%) BPCS
4 4 (1.54%) ENOVIA
4 4 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 46 (17.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (10.42%) Office 365
3 17 (6.56%) IaaS
4 16 (6.18%) PaaS
5 10 (3.86%) Serverless
6 6 (2.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (2.32%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (1.54%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (1.54%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.77%) SaaS
10 1 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.56%) Firewall
2 12 (4.63%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.09%) DNS
4 7 (2.70%) DHCP
4 7 (2.70%) LAN
4 7 (2.70%) SAN
4 7 (2.70%) WAN
5 6 (2.32%) VPN
6 5 (1.93%) Network Security
6 5 (1.93%) VoIP
7 4 (1.54%) PuTTY
7 4 (1.54%) SSL
7 4 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.77%) FTP
8 2 (0.77%) HTTP
8 2 (0.77%) Internet
8 2 (0.77%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.77%) SMTP
8 2 (0.77%) SNMP
8 2 (0.77%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (32.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 18 (6.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (6.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (6.18%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (4.25%) OLAP
6 8 (3.09%) Data Lake
6 8 (3.09%) Semantic Layer
7 7 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.70%) Power BI
7 7 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (2.32%) Big Data
9 5 (1.93%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (1.93%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.54%) HDInsight
11 3 (1.16%) Cosmos DB
11 3 (1.16%) OLTP
11 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (12.74%) Visual Studio
2 26 (10.04%) Git (software)
3 17 (6.56%) Visual Studio Team System
4 12 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.09%) JIRA
6 4 (1.54%) GoCD
6 4 (1.54%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (1.16%) AccuRev
7 3 (1.16%) LabVIEW
7 3 (1.16%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.39%) Selenium
9 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (5.79%) Finance
2 9 (3.47%) Marketing
3 8 (3.09%) Advertising
3 8 (3.09%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.32%) Automotive
5 5 (1.93%) Retail
6 4 (1.54%) Legal
7 2 (0.77%) Banking
7 2 (0.77%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) Front Office
8 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (24.32%) Developer
2 51 (19.69%) Analyst
3 32 (12.36%) Applications Support
4 28 (10.81%) .NET Developer
4 28 (10.81%) 1st Line Support
5 19 (7.34%) C# Developer
5 19 (7.34%) Consultant
6 17 (6.56%) Support Analyst
7 16 (6.18%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (5.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 14 (5.41%) Service Analyst
9 13 (5.02%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (5.02%) Service Desk Analyst
9 13 (5.02%) Support Engineer
10 12 (4.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (4.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 11 (4.25%) Service Desk Support
11 11 (4.25%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 10 (3.86%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (3.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (25.48%) .NET
2 41 (15.83%) ASP.NET
3 32 (12.36%) HTML
4 31 (11.97%) CSS
5 29 (11.20%) ASP.NET Web API
6 23 (8.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (8.49%) .NET Framework
8 20 (7.72%) WCF
9 19 (7.34%) SOAP
10 17 (6.56%) AngularJS
11 15 (5.79%) XML
12 14 (5.41%) Entity Framework
12 14 (5.41%) XSLT
13 12 (4.63%) Web Services
14 10 (3.86%) RESTful
15 9 (3.47%) MDX
16 7 (2.70%) jQuery
17 6 (2.32%) EDI
18 5 (1.93%) Software Packaging
19 4 (1.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.86%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.93%) User Experience
5 4 (1.54%) CMDB
5 4 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.16%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.16%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.77%) Clustering
7 2 (0.77%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.77%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.77%) HoloLens
7 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (0.77%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.39%) Life Science
8 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 88 (33.98%) Windows
2 56 (21.62%) Windows Server
3 19 (7.34%) Windows 10
4 17 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (6.18%) Linux
6 12 (4.63%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.09%) Unix
7 8 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.77%) CentOS
9 2 (0.77%) Fedora
9 2 (0.77%) SUSE
9 2 (0.77%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.77%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.39%) Android
10 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (26.25%) ITIL
2 58 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (14.67%) CRM
4 30 (11.58%) MVC
5 28 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (8.88%) Service Delivery
7 22 (8.49%) Project Management
8 21 (8.11%) Analytics
8 21 (8.11%) Presales
9 19 (7.34%) ETL
10 18 (6.95%) Data Analysis
11 17 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (6.56%) Migration
11 17 (6.56%) Service Management
12 16 (6.18%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (6.18%) Waterfall
13 15 (5.79%) Web Development
14 14 (5.41%) Data Protection
15 12 (4.63%) Scrum
15 12 (4.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 84 (32.43%) C#
2 82 (31.66%) SQL
3 36 (13.90%) JavaScript
4 27 (10.42%) PowerShell
5 21 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.02%) C
7 10 (3.86%) Java
8 8 (3.09%) MATLAB
9 6 (2.32%) Python
10 4 (1.54%) F#
10 4 (1.54%) R
11 3 (1.16%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.77%) C++
13 1 (0.39%) Groovy
13 1 (0.39%) PHP
13 1 (0.39%) Ruby
13 1 (0.39%) VB
13 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.39%) VBA
13 1 (0.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (6.95%) Degree
2 13 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.93%) CCNA
6 4 (1.54%) GCFA
6 4 (1.54%) GCFE
6 4 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.54%) MCSA
6 4 (1.54%) MCSE
7 3 (1.16%) MCSD
7 3 (1.16%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (0.77%) CCSP
8 2 (0.77%) CISM
8 2 (0.77%) CISSP
8 2 (0.77%) MCTS
8 2 (0.77%) SSCP
9 1 (0.39%) CIMA
9 1 (0.39%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.09%) PMO
2 7 (2.70%) QA
3 3 (1.16%) SLA
4 2 (0.77%) COBIT
4 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) GDPR
5 1 (0.39%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.39%) MISRA
5 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (22.39%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.47%) XenApp
4 6 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.93%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.16%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.77%) Postfix
8 2 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (6.56%) SCCM
2 6 (2.32%) SCOrch
3 5 (1.93%) EnCase
4 4 (1.54%) FTK
4 4 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.16%) Control-M
5 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.16%) WSUS
6 2 (0.77%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.77%) MOM
6 2 (0.77%) Nagios
6 2 (0.77%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.77%) SCOM
6 2 (0.77%) SCSM
6 2 (0.77%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.77%) Simpana
7 1 (0.39%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.39%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.39%) vRealize
Vendors
1 34 (13.13%) Capita
2 27 (10.42%) VMware
3 18 (6.95%) Cisco
4 12 (4.63%) Oracle
5 11 (4.25%) Citrix
6 9 (3.47%) HP
7 8 (3.09%) SAP
8 7 (2.70%) BMC
8 7 (2.70%) QAD
9 6 (2.32%) Google
10 5 (1.93%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.54%) Cellebrite
11 4 (1.54%) Remedy
11 4 (1.54%) Tableau
12 3 (1.16%) F5
13 2 (0.77%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.77%) Ivanti
13 2 (0.77%) Reuters
13 2 (0.77%) Symantec
13 2 (0.77%) Veeam