Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 5 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 +11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 59 131 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 18.61% 20.83% 13.31%
As % of the Vendors category 41.26% 42.95% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 55 131 86
Gloucester median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,250 £18,000
90th Percentile £58,250 £51,250 £51,875
Gloucestershire median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.33% -6.25% +8.11%

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 Gloucester.

All Vendors
Gloucester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 143 305 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 45.11% 48.49% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 127 284 241
Gloucester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £19,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £63,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +13.33%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Gloucester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Gloucester

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Gloucester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Gloucester

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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 28 (47.46%) Windows Server
2 24 (40.68%) Windows
2 24 (40.68%) Degree
2 24 (40.68%) DV Cleared
2 24 (40.68%) Security Cleared
3 22 (37.29%) Service Delivery
4 21 (35.59%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (33.90%) Hyper-V
5 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
6 19 (32.20%) ITIL
7 18 (30.51%) SQL
8 17 (28.81%) SharePoint
8 17 (28.81%) Service Management
8 17 (28.81%) ITSM
8 17 (28.81%) VMware
8 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (28.81%) Problem Management
8 17 (28.81%) ITIL V3
8 17 (28.81%) Proactive Management
9 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
11 13 (22.03%) Firewall
11 13 (22.03%) SCCM
12 12 (20.34%) Dell
12 12 (20.34%) Citrix
12 12 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (18.64%) DHCP
13 11 (18.64%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (18.64%) Cisco
13 11 (18.64%) PowerShell

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 17 (28.81%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.47%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.39%) IIS
4 2 (3.39%) SAS
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.69%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.78%) SaaS
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.39%) Office 365
5 1 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) Firewall
2 11 (18.64%) DHCP
3 10 (16.95%) DNS
3 10 (16.95%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (16.95%) SAN
4 9 (15.25%) NAS
4 9 (15.25%) VLAN
5 8 (13.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (13.56%) Network Security
6 4 (6.78%) VPN
7 3 (5.08%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (3.39%) Internet
8 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.69%) LAN
9 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.69%) Skype
9 1 (1.69%) SSL
9 1 (1.69%) WAN
9 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.78%) Power BI
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (5.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.08%) DecisionStream
5 3 (5.08%) Semantic Layer
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.69%) Big Data
7 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.69%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.17%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.08%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Developer
2 11 (18.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) Wintel Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.08%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (5.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.08%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) .NET
2 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
3 6 (10.17%) CSS
3 6 (10.17%) HTML
4 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.69%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.69%) HTML5
5 1 (1.69%) jQuery
5 1 (1.69%) JSON
5 1 (1.69%) RESTful
5 1 (1.69%) TensorFlow
5 1 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 1 (1.69%) WCF
5 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.59%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.25%) Replication
3 8 (13.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.39%) Cybercrime
4 2 (3.39%) iPhone
4 2 (3.39%) User Experience
5 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 28 (47.46%) Windows Server
2 24 (40.68%) Windows
3 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (18.64%) Windows 10
5 4 (6.78%) Linux
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.39%) CentOS
6 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.69%) HPUX
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Solaris
7 1 (1.69%) Unix
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Service Delivery
2 19 (32.20%) ITIL
3 17 (28.81%) ITIL V3
3 17 (28.81%) ITSM
3 17 (28.81%) Proactive Management
3 17 (28.81%) Problem Management
3 17 (28.81%) Service Management
4 12 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.95%) Data Protection
5 10 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
6 9 (15.25%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (10.17%) Visualisation
8 5 (8.47%) Release Management
8 5 (8.47%) System Testing
9 4 (6.78%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.78%) MVC
9 4 (6.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) SQL
2 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
3 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.47%) C#
4 5 (8.47%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.69%) Fortran
6 1 (1.69%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (40.68%) Degree
1 24 (40.68%) DV Cleared
1 24 (40.68%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.64%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (16.95%) CCNA
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.69%) ACCA
5 1 (1.69%) CCENT
5 1 (1.69%) CIMA
5 1 (1.69%) MCSA
5 1 (1.69%) MCSE
5 1 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 20 (33.90%) Hyper-V
2 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
4 10 (16.95%) Virtual Desktop
4 10 (16.95%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (16.95%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (15.25%) Firmware
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.39%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.69%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.69%) vSphere
7 1 (1.69%) XenApp
7 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (22.03%) SCCM
2 11 (18.64%) SCDPM
3 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 9 (15.25%) vCenter Server
5 8 (13.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (3.39%) SCOM
6 2 (3.39%) SCOrch
6 2 (3.39%) SCSM
6 2 (3.39%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.69%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) VMware
2 12 (20.34%) Citrix
2 12 (20.34%) Dell
3 11 (18.64%) Cisco
4 9 (15.25%) McAfee
5 7 (11.86%) Oracle
6 3 (5.08%) Civica
6 3 (5.08%) Cognos
6 3 (5.08%) IBM
6 3 (5.08%) Veeam
7 2 (3.39%) ArcSight
7 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.69%) HP
8 1 (1.69%) Lumension
8 1 (1.69%) Xamarin