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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 21 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 26 25 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 11.16% 10.29% 15.51%
As % of the Vendors category 21.85% 17.86% 30.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 42
Median salary £45,000 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,825 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,500 £47,375
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  

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 119 140 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 51.07% 57.61% 50.83%
Number of salaries quoted 110 82 124
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 44 (65.67%) Windows
2 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (38.81%) Security Cleared
3 26 (38.81%) Windows Server
4 19 (28.36%) DV Cleared
4 19 (28.36%) ITIL
5 16 (23.88%) Data Centre
6 15 (22.39%) Infrastructure Management
6 15 (22.39%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
6 15 (22.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (22.39%) Migration
7 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
8 13 (19.40%) SQL
9 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
10 9 (13.43%) C#
10 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
11 8 (11.94%) Degree
12 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
12 7 (10.45%) AngularJS
12 7 (10.45%) Asset Management
12 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
12 7 (10.45%) CSS
12 7 (10.45%) HTML
12 7 (10.45%) .NET
12 7 (10.45%) Oracle
13 6 (8.96%) Linux
13 6 (8.96%) SLA

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 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.97%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (4.48%) IIS
6 2 (2.99%) JBoss
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.46%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.39%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.96%) Office 365
3 2 (2.99%) Force.com
4 1 (1.49%) AdWords
4 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) NNTP
1 4 (5.97%) SMTP
1 4 (5.97%) X.400
1 4 (5.97%) X.500
2 3 (4.48%) DHCP
3 2 (2.99%) DNS
3 2 (2.99%) Network Security
4 1 (1.49%) ADSL
4 1 (1.49%) Firewall
4 1 (1.49%) Internet
4 1 (1.49%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) MS Access
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) DTS
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.49%) QlikView
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.99%) Selenium
3 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.99%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.49%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) French Language
3 2 (2.99%) Advertising
3 2 (2.99%) Italian Language
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Support Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (7.46%) IT Support
4 5 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Architect
6 3 (4.48%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Junior
7 2 (2.99%) Lead Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) .NET
1 7 (10.45%) AngularJS
1 7 (10.45%) CSS
1 7 (10.45%) HTML
2 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.97%) XML
4 3 (4.48%) jQuery
5 2 (2.99%) COM
5 2 (2.99%) Mason
6 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.49%) Ajax
6 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.49%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.49%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Cybercrime
4 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (2.99%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.49%) FMCG
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (65.67%) Windows
2 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (38.81%) Windows Server
4 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.96%) Linux
6 5 (7.46%) Unix
6 5 (7.46%) Windows 10
7 4 (5.97%) Mac OS X
8 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.99%) Android
9 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.49%) CentOS
10 1 (1.49%) Solaris
10 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) ITIL
2 15 (22.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (22.39%) Infrastructure Management
2 15 (22.39%) Migration
3 7 (10.45%) Asset Management
4 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
4 6 (8.96%) System Testing
5 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.46%) Project Management
5 5 (7.46%) Service Management
5 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.97%) ITIL V3
6 4 (5.97%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.97%) Release Management
7 3 (4.48%) Presales
7 3 (4.48%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.99%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.99%) DevOps
8 2 (2.99%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
2 13 (19.40%) SQL
3 9 (13.43%) C#
4 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.48%) Python
7 2 (2.99%) Apex Code
7 2 (2.99%) C
7 2 (2.99%) C++
7 2 (2.99%) Java
8 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.49%) Perl
8 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (38.81%) Security Cleared
2 19 (28.36%) DV Cleared
3 8 (11.94%) Degree
4 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.49%) MCITP
6 1 (1.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) Virtual Desktop
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.49%) vSphere
4 1 (1.49%) XenApp
4 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.49%) Nagios
2 1 (1.49%) OpenView
2 1 (1.49%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.49%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.49%) SCSM
2 1 (1.49%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Oracle
2 5 (7.46%) VMware
3 2 (2.99%) Apple
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco
3 2 (2.99%) HP
3 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.99%) SAP
3 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.99%) webMethods
4 1 (1.49%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.49%) BMC
4 1 (1.49%) Citrix
4 1 (1.49%) Dell
4 1 (1.49%) F5
4 1 (1.49%) Google
4 1 (1.49%) IBM
4 1 (1.49%) RedGate
4 1 (1.49%) Remedy
4 1 (1.49%) Sophos
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago