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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 14 17
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 38 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 17.76% 12.44% 11.43%
As % of the Vendors category 35.51% 28.74% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 35 16 23
Median salary £34,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.25% +10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £55,800
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

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 Gloucester.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 107 87 128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 50.00% 43.28% 52.24%
Number of salaries quoted 104 63 106
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 87 (79.09%) Windows
2 49 (44.55%) ITIL
3 48 (43.64%) Security Cleared
4 45 (40.91%) Windows Server
5 44 (40.00%) DV Cleared
6 40 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
7 39 (35.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (32.73%) MS Office
9 34 (30.91%) Active Directory
10 27 (24.55%) MS Excel
10 27 (24.55%) MS Exchange
11 24 (21.82%) JavaScript
11 24 (21.82%) Service Delivery
11 24 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (19.09%) SCCM
12 21 (19.09%) Service Management
12 21 (19.09%) SLA
13 19 (17.27%) Exchange Server 2013
13 19 (17.27%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (16.36%) Problem Management
15 17 (15.45%) PowerShell
15 17 (15.45%) ITIL V3
15 17 (15.45%) XML
15 17 (15.45%) Virtual Desktop
16 16 (14.55%) SMTP
16 16 (14.55%) NNTP
16 16 (14.55%) X.400
16 16 (14.55%) X.500
16 16 (14.55%) Windows 7
16 16 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2007

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 27 (24.55%) MS Exchange
2 19 (17.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (17.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.55%) IIS
5 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (32.73%) MS Office
2 27 (24.55%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.82%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.91%) AdWords
3 1 (0.91%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.55%) NNTP
1 16 (14.55%) SMTP
1 16 (14.55%) X.400
1 16 (14.55%) X.500
2 6 (5.45%) DHCP
2 6 (5.45%) Network Security
2 6 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.55%) Firewall
4 4 (3.64%) SAN
4 4 (3.64%) Wireless
5 3 (2.73%) DNS
6 2 (1.82%) LAN
6 2 (1.82%) VPN
6 2 (1.82%) WAN
7 1 (0.91%) ADSL
7 1 (0.91%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.91%) Internet
7 1 (0.91%) SSL
7 1 (0.91%) VoIP
7 1 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.82%) MS Access
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.91%) DTS
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.91%) QlikView
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Selenium
1 5 (4.55%) SpecFlow
1 5 (4.55%) WebDriver
2 2 (1.82%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.82%) WiX
3 1 (0.91%) JIRA
General
1 4 (3.64%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Advertising
2 3 (2.73%) French Language
2 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.82%) Italian Language
3 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.82%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.91%) Marketing
4 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (26.36%) Support Engineer
2 21 (19.09%) 2nd Line Support
2 21 (19.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (12.73%) Desktop Support
4 12 (10.91%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 11 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 11 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 9 (8.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Developer
8 5 (4.55%) IT Support
8 5 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Automation Tester
9 4 (3.64%) Tester
10 3 (2.73%) .NET Developer
10 3 (2.73%) Service Analyst
10 3 (2.73%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (2.73%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.45%) XML
2 8 (7.27%) .NET
3 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.82%) CSS
4 2 (1.82%) HTML
4 2 (1.82%) jQuery
5 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.91%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.91%) JSON
5 1 (0.91%) REST
5 1 (0.91%) Spring
5 1 (0.91%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.64%) Cybercrime
3 4 (3.64%) Device Driver
4 3 (2.73%) Clustering
5 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.91%) FMCG
6 1 (0.91%) IVR
6 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 87 (79.09%) Windows
2 45 (40.91%) Windows Server
3 39 (35.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (14.55%) Windows 7
6 7 (6.36%) Linux
7 6 (5.45%) Mac OS X
8 5 (4.55%) Android
8 5 (4.55%) Unix
9 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.73%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.73%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.82%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.91%) Solaris
12 1 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (44.55%) ITIL
2 40 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
3 24 (21.82%) Service Delivery
4 21 (19.09%) Service Management
5 18 (16.36%) Problem Management
6 17 (15.45%) ITIL V3
7 15 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (11.82%) Migration
9 8 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.55%) Asset Management
10 5 (4.55%) Coaching
10 5 (4.55%) Project Management
10 5 (4.55%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.64%) DevOps
11 4 (3.64%) Information Security
12 3 (2.73%) SDLC
13 2 (1.82%) ITSM
13 2 (1.82%) Mentoring
13 2 (1.82%) Software Delivery
13 2 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.82%) JavaScript
2 17 (15.45%) PowerShell
3 14 (12.73%) C#
4 7 (6.36%) SQL
5 5 (4.55%) Python
6 4 (3.64%) C
6 4 (3.64%) C++
7 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (43.64%) Security Cleared
2 44 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (6.36%) Degree
4 6 (5.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.91%) CCNA
6 1 (0.91%) CCNP
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.91%) MCITP
6 1 (0.91%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.09%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (30.91%) Active Directory
2 17 (15.45%) Virtual Desktop
3 10 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.27%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.82%) vSphere
6 1 (0.91%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.91%) XenApp
6 1 (0.91%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (19.09%) SCCM
2 4 (3.64%) WSUS
3 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.91%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.91%) Nagios
5 1 (0.91%) OpenView
5 1 (0.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (11.82%) VMware
2 6 (5.45%) Cisco
3 3 (2.73%) Citrix
3 3 (2.73%) HP
4 2 (1.82%) Apple
4 2 (1.82%) BMC
4 2 (1.82%) Civica
4 2 (1.82%) IBM
4 2 (1.82%) Remedy
4 2 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (0.91%) Aruba
5 1 (0.91%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.91%) CommVault
5 1 (0.91%) F5
5 1 (0.91%) Google
5 1 (0.91%) Juniper
5 1 (0.91%) Meru Networks
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle
5 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.91%) Sophos
Gloucester
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