Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 9 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 168 221 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 12.71% 15.51% 18.81%
As % of the Vendors category 28.14% 34.75% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 132 179 291
Coventry median annual salary £34,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.05% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £18,125 £19,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.94% -4.00% -6.25%

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 597 636 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 45.16% 44.63% 53.22%
Number of salaries quoted 453 514 623
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,700 £57,500
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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 70 (41.67%) Windows
2 60 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 53 (31.55%) SQL
4 44 (26.19%) Windows Server
5 43 (25.60%) C#
6 38 (22.62%) .NET
6 38 (22.62%) ITIL
7 37 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (19.05%) Active Directory
9 31 (18.45%) Microsoft Office
10 28 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
11 21 (12.50%) Capita
12 20 (11.90%) VMware
12 20 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (10.71%) Degree
14 17 (10.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (10.12%) Cisco
14 17 (10.12%) Project Management
14 17 (10.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 16 (9.52%) Linux
15 16 (9.52%) ETL
15 16 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (8.93%) ASP.NET
16 15 (8.93%) IIS
16 15 (8.93%) TCP/IP
16 15 (8.93%) MVC
17 14 (8.33%) Service Management
17 14 (8.33%) MS Exchange

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 15 (8.93%) IIS
2 14 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 13 (7.74%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.38%) Apache
6 3 (1.79%) nginx
6 3 (1.79%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.19%) CMS
7 2 (1.19%) Confluence
7 2 (1.19%) SAS
7 2 (1.19%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (18.45%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (2.38%) InfoPath
4 4 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.19%) AutoCAD
5 2 (1.19%) CATIA
5 2 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.19%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.17%) BPCS
2 4 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.19%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.98%) Office 365
3 2 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.19%) IaaS
4 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.93%) TCP/IP
2 13 (7.74%) Firewall
3 10 (5.95%) SAN
4 7 (4.17%) DNS
5 6 (3.57%) DHCP
6 5 (2.98%) LAN
6 5 (2.98%) VoIP
6 5 (2.98%) WAN
7 4 (2.38%) Internet
7 4 (2.38%) PuTTY
7 4 (2.38%) VPN
8 3 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.79%) Network Security
9 2 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.19%) FTP
9 2 (1.19%) HTTP
9 2 (1.19%) NAS
9 2 (1.19%) SNMP
9 2 (1.19%) SSL
9 2 (1.19%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (10.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (7.74%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.36%) OLAP
7 8 (4.76%) NoSQL
8 7 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (3.57%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.57%) RavenDB
10 5 (2.98%) Neo4j
10 5 (2.98%) Semantic Layer
11 4 (2.38%) OLTP
12 3 (1.79%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.19%) Big Data
13 2 (1.19%) IBM InfoSphere
13 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.36%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (2.98%) JIRA
5 5 (2.98%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.19%) AccuRev
7 2 (1.19%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.19%) GoCD
7 2 (1.19%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.19%) LabVIEW
7 2 (1.19%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.60%) Selenium
8 1 (0.60%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (5.95%) Manufacturing
2 8 (4.76%) Finance
3 7 (4.17%) Automotive
4 5 (2.98%) Retail
5 4 (2.38%) Advertising
5 4 (2.38%) Legal
5 4 (2.38%) Marketing
6 2 (1.19%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.19%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (26.79%) Developer
2 34 (20.24%) Analyst
3 22 (13.10%) 1st Line Support
4 17 (10.12%) .NET Developer
5 16 (9.52%) C# Developer
6 14 (8.33%) Applications Support
7 12 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 11 (6.55%) SQL Developer
9 9 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (5.36%) Support Engineer
10 8 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 8 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (4.76%) Support Analyst
11 7 (4.17%) Service Analyst
11 7 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (22.62%) .NET
2 15 (8.93%) ASP.NET
3 14 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (7.74%) .NET Framework
5 12 (7.14%) HTML
6 11 (6.55%) AngularJS
7 9 (5.36%) CSS
8 8 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (4.17%) EDI
10 6 (3.57%) jQuery
10 6 (3.57%) MDX
11 4 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (2.38%) Web Services
11 4 (2.38%) XML
12 3 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (1.79%) JSON
12 3 (1.79%) WCF
13 2 (1.19%) Node.js
13 2 (1.19%) RESTful
13 2 (1.19%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.38%) CMDB
3 4 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.19%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.19%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.19%) HoloLens
5 2 (1.19%) Life Science
5 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.60%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 70 (41.67%) Windows
2 44 (26.19%) Windows Server
3 16 (9.52%) Linux
3 16 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (7.74%) Windows 10
4 13 (7.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (5.36%) Unix
6 7 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.79%) CentOS
8 3 (1.79%) Fedora
9 2 (1.19%) Android
9 2 (1.19%) SUSE
10 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.62%) ITIL
2 37 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (10.12%) Project Management
5 16 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (9.52%) ETL
6 15 (8.93%) MVC
7 14 (8.33%) Service Management
8 12 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 12 (7.14%) OO
9 10 (5.95%) ERP
10 9 (5.36%) Data Protection
10 9 (5.36%) Scrum
10 9 (5.36%) SDLC
11 8 (4.76%) CRM
11 8 (4.76%) DevOps
11 8 (4.76%) Mobile Development
11 8 (4.76%) PRINCE2
11 8 (4.76%) Test Automation
11 8 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (31.55%) SQL
2 43 (25.60%) C#
3 13 (7.74%) T-SQL
4 12 (7.14%) Python
5 11 (6.55%) MATLAB
6 10 (5.95%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.36%) C
7 9 (5.36%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.76%) F#
8 8 (4.76%) Java
8 8 (4.76%) R
9 4 (2.38%) C++
9 4 (2.38%) Perl
10 2 (1.19%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.19%) VBA
11 1 (0.60%) PHP
11 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.60%) Ruby
11 1 (0.60%) VB
11 1 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (10.71%) Degree
2 8 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.38%) CCNA
4 4 (2.38%) GCFA
4 4 (2.38%) GCFE
5 3 (1.79%) MCSD
6 2 (1.19%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.19%) CISSP
6 2 (1.19%) ISSEP
6 2 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.19%) MCSE
6 2 (1.19%) MCTS
6 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.60%) CCENT
7 1 (0.60%) CIMA
7 1 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) PMO
2 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.19%) NIST 800
2 2 (1.19%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.98%) XenApp
6 3 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.79%) Postfix
7 2 (1.19%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.19%) vSphere
8 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (7.74%) SCCM
2 6 (3.57%) EnCase
3 4 (2.38%) FTK
3 4 (2.38%) SCOrch
3 4 (2.38%) WSUS
4 3 (1.79%) Control-M
4 3 (1.79%) Nagios
4 3 (1.79%) Simpana
4 3 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.19%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.19%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (1.19%) HP Fortify
5 2 (1.19%) MOM
5 2 (1.19%) Nessus
5 2 (1.19%) SCOM
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.60%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (12.50%) Capita
2 20 (11.90%) VMware
3 17 (10.12%) Cisco
4 9 (5.36%) Oracle
4 9 (5.36%) SAP
5 8 (4.76%) Google
5 8 (4.76%) QAD
6 7 (4.17%) BMC
6 7 (4.17%) Citrix
7 6 (3.57%) HP
8 5 (2.98%) F5
9 4 (2.38%) Cellebrite
9 4 (2.38%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.38%) Remedy
10 3 (1.79%) CommVault
11 2 (1.19%) Hitachi
11 2 (1.19%) IBM
11 2 (1.19%) Informatica
11 2 (1.19%) NetApp
11 2 (1.19%) Reuters