Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 9 5
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 266 183 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 19.75% 15.53% 20.62%
As % of the Vendors category 41.76% 35.40% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 208 147 362
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +6.51%
10th Percentile £20,175 £20,950 £22,300
90th Percentile £55,300 £57,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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 637 517 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 47.29% 43.89% 50.21%
Number of salaries quoted 492 400 571
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% -4.71%
10th Percentile £22,525 £26,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,050 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% -1.23% +1.25%

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 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 95 (35.71%) SQL
2 88 (33.08%) C#
3 84 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 72 (27.07%) Active Directory
5 71 (26.69%) SQL Server
6 70 (26.32%) Windows
7 62 (23.31%) .NET
8 59 (22.18%) ITIL
9 57 (21.43%) Office 365
10 56 (21.05%) CRM
11 55 (20.68%) Dynamics CRM
12 54 (20.30%) Visual Studio
13 50 (18.80%) PowerShell
14 49 (18.42%) JavaScript
14 49 (18.42%) Service Delivery
15 48 (18.05%) ASP.NET
16 47 (17.67%) SharePoint
16 47 (17.67%) Presales
17 46 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
18 43 (16.17%) Git (software)
19 41 (15.41%) CSS
19 41 (15.41%) HTML
20 40 (15.04%) MVC
20 40 (15.04%) IaaS
21 39 (14.66%) Analytics
21 39 (14.66%) Microsoft Office
22 38 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
22 38 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
23 36 (13.53%) VMware
24 35 (13.16%) Migration

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 47 (17.67%) SharePoint
2 38 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (3.01%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.50%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 2 (0.75%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.38%) CMS
8 1 (0.38%) Confluence
8 1 (0.38%) IIS
8 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 39 (14.66%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.50%) AutoCAD
3 4 (1.50%) CATIA
3 4 (1.50%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.38%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 55 (20.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (4.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.50%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.38%) BPCS
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 84 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (21.43%) Office 365
3 40 (15.04%) IaaS
4 34 (12.78%) PaaS
5 23 (8.65%) Serverless
6 19 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 11 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (3.76%) Azure Data Factory
8 10 (3.76%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 8 (3.01%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (1.88%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (1.50%) iPaaS
12 3 (1.13%) SaaS
13 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
14 1 (0.38%) GitHub
14 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.64%) Remote Desktop
2 11 (4.14%) Firewall
3 10 (3.76%) LAN
4 8 (3.01%) WAN
5 7 (2.63%) VPN
6 5 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.13%) DNS
7 3 (1.13%) Network Security
8 2 (0.75%) DHCP
8 2 (0.75%) SAN
8 2 (0.75%) Skype
8 2 (0.75%) SSL
8 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.38%) ADSL
9 1 (0.38%) CTI
9 1 (0.38%) ICMP
9 1 (0.38%) Internet
9 1 (0.38%) Intranet
9 1 (0.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (26.69%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.65%) Data Lake
3 19 (7.14%) Power BI
4 13 (4.89%) NoSQL
4 13 (4.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (4.51%) Cosmos DB
5 12 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (4.14%) Azure SQL Database
6 11 (4.14%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.76%) Big Data
8 9 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.63%) HDInsight
9 7 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.26%) OLAP
10 6 (2.26%) Semantic Layer
11 5 (1.88%) MySQL
11 5 (1.88%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 54 (20.30%) Visual Studio
2 43 (16.17%) Git (software)
3 35 (13.16%) Visual Studio Team System
4 10 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.01%) JIRA
6 4 (1.50%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (1.50%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.13%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.75%) AccuRev
8 2 (0.75%) GoCD
8 2 (0.75%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.38%) Selenium
9 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (7.89%) Marketing
2 18 (6.77%) Finance
3 14 (5.26%) Advertising
4 5 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.38%) Automotive
5 1 (0.38%) Back Office
5 1 (0.38%) Electronics
5 1 (0.38%) Front Office
5 1 (0.38%) Legal
5 1 (0.38%) Retail
5 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (21.43%) Developer
2 52 (19.55%) Analyst
3 38 (14.29%) Consultant
4 31 (11.65%) .NET Developer
4 31 (11.65%) Applications Support
5 22 (8.27%) Support Analyst
6 21 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
7 18 (6.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (6.77%) C# Developer
8 17 (6.39%) 1st Line Support
9 16 (6.02%) Applications Support Analyst
10 15 (5.64%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (5.26%) Administrator
11 14 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 14 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (5.26%) C# WCF Developer
11 14 (5.26%) WCF Developer
12 13 (4.89%) Architect
13 12 (4.51%) Lead Developer
14 11 (4.14%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (23.31%) .NET
2 48 (18.05%) ASP.NET
3 41 (15.41%) CSS
3 41 (15.41%) HTML
4 38 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 35 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 33 (12.41%) WCF
7 27 (10.15%) .NET Framework
7 27 (10.15%) SOAP
8 26 (9.77%) AngularJS
8 26 (9.77%) Entity Framework
9 21 (7.89%) XML
9 21 (7.89%) XSLT
10 14 (5.26%) Web Services
11 13 (4.89%) Backbone.js
11 13 (4.89%) KnockoutJS
11 13 (4.89%) OAuth
12 12 (4.51%) .NET Core
13 10 (3.76%) RESTful
14 6 (2.26%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.53%) User Experience
2 15 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.51%) Graphic Design
4 11 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.01%) Private Cloud
7 7 (2.63%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.88%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.13%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.75%) Clustering
10 2 (0.75%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.75%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.38%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.38%) IVR
11 1 (0.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 70 (26.32%) Windows
2 33 (12.41%) Windows Server
3 27 (10.15%) Windows 10
4 14 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 9 (3.38%) Linux
5 9 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.50%) Unix
7 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.13%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.75%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (22.18%) ITIL
2 56 (21.05%) CRM
3 49 (18.42%) Service Delivery
4 47 (17.67%) Presales
5 46 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (15.04%) MVC
7 39 (14.66%) Analytics
8 35 (13.16%) Migration
9 34 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (9.77%) Web Development
11 25 (9.40%) Waterfall
12 20 (7.52%) Data Protection
13 19 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (7.14%) Project Management
14 18 (6.77%) Data Analysis
15 17 (6.39%) Mobile Device Management
16 16 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (6.02%) Customer Requirements
17 15 (5.64%) Application Virtualisation
17 15 (5.64%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (35.71%) SQL
2 88 (33.08%) C#
3 50 (18.80%) PowerShell
4 49 (18.42%) JavaScript
5 26 (9.77%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.01%) Java
7 7 (2.63%) U-SQL
8 6 (2.26%) C
9 4 (1.50%) ABAP
10 3 (1.13%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.75%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.38%) Python
12 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (7.52%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.51%) Degree
3 12 (4.51%) MCSA
4 10 (3.76%) MCSE
5 5 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.50%) CISSP
6 4 (1.50%) SAP Certification
7 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (0.75%) CCNA
8 2 (0.75%) CCSP
8 2 (0.75%) CISA
8 2 (0.75%) CISM
8 2 (0.75%) SANS
8 2 (0.75%) SSCP
9 1 (0.38%) ACCA
9 1 (0.38%) CIMA
9 1 (0.38%) GCFA
9 1 (0.38%) GCFE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.01%) PMO
2 7 (2.63%) QA
2 7 (2.63%) SLA
3 4 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.75%) COBIT
4 2 (0.75%) GDPR
4 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.38%) MISRA
System Software
1 72 (27.07%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (8.27%) Virtual Machines
4 17 (6.39%) XenApp
5 16 (6.02%) Virtual Desktop
6 15 (5.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (5.64%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (6.02%) SCCM
2 15 (5.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 15 (5.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 15 (5.64%) SCDPM
2 15 (5.64%) SCOrch
2 15 (5.64%) SCSM
2 15 (5.64%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.75%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.38%) Ansible
4 1 (0.38%) Control-M
4 1 (0.38%) EnCase
4 1 (0.38%) FTK
4 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.38%) Nagios
4 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.38%) SCOM
4 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (13.53%) VMware
2 28 (10.53%) Capita
3 24 (9.02%) Citrix
4 13 (4.89%) Tableau
5 11 (4.14%) Cisco
6 9 (3.38%) Oracle
7 7 (2.63%) Google
8 5 (1.88%) HP
8 5 (1.88%) SAP
8 5 (1.88%) Symantec
9 4 (1.50%) Ariba
9 4 (1.50%) Avaya
9 4 (1.50%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.50%) Veeam
10 3 (1.13%) IBM
11 2 (0.75%) Adobe
11 2 (0.75%) Aruba
11 2 (0.75%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.75%) Forcepoint
12 1 (0.38%) QAD