The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 23 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 13 5
Rank change year-on-year -11 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 99 159 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 10.58% 16.13% 21.12%
As % of the Vendors category 24.57% 34.95% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 82 132 190
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +7.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 Gloucestershire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 403 455 492
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 43.06% 46.15% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 349 342 385
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Gloucestershire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Gloucestershire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +9 27 £45,000 +25.00% 4
Cheltenham -27 23 £27,000 -32.50% 2
Cirencester -19 13 £36,500 -23.15% 1
Stroud -1 4 £28,250 -29.37%
Cinderford - 3 £26,500 -
Tewkesbury -6 2 £28,000 -30.00%
Moreton-in-Marsh - 2 £30,000 -
Microsoft
South West

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

1 94 (47.47%) Windows
2 56 (28.28%) Windows Server
3 47 (23.74%) C#
4 46 (23.23%) .NET
5 43 (21.72%) SQL
5 43 (21.72%) Security Cleared
6 42 (21.21%) JavaScript
7 39 (19.70%) Microsoft Office
8 38 (19.19%) Active Directory
8 38 (19.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
9 36 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 35 (17.68%) SQL Server
11 34 (17.17%) DV Cleared
12 32 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (15.66%) Finance
13 31 (15.66%) ITIL
14 30 (15.15%) HTML
15 25 (12.63%) CSS
15 25 (12.63%) Office 365
16 24 (12.12%) VMware
17 23 (11.62%) Data Centre
18 22 (11.11%) MVC
18 22 (11.11%) Migration
18 22 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
19 21 (10.61%) Microsoft Excel
19 21 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (10.10%) Infrastructure Management
20 20 (10.10%) Microsoft Azure
20 20 (10.10%) Degree

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (7.58%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.57%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.02%) CMS
6 4 (2.02%) IIS
7 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.52%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.52%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.01%) JBoss
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.01%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.01%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.51%) FileNet
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 39 (19.70%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (10.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (6.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (6.06%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.01%) AutoCAD
5 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.02%) WebTrends
3 2 (1.01%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 36 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (12.63%) Office 365
3 20 (10.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.01%) Force.com
4 2 (1.01%) IaaS
4 2 (1.01%) PaaS
4 2 (1.01%) SaaS
5 1 (0.51%) AdWords
5 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.57%) DHCP
2 11 (5.56%) DNS
3 7 (3.54%) Firewall
3 7 (3.54%) NAS
3 7 (3.54%) SAN
4 6 (3.03%) LAN
4 6 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.03%) WAN
4 6 (3.03%) Wireless
5 5 (2.53%) SSH
6 4 (2.02%) NNTP
6 4 (2.02%) SMTP
6 4 (2.02%) X.400
6 4 (2.02%) X.500
7 3 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (1.52%) Skype
7 3 (1.52%) SSL
7 3 (1.52%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (1.01%) FTP
8 2 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.53%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.52%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.01%) DB2
6 2 (1.01%) MS Access
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (8.59%) Visual Studio
2 15 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (6.57%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.04%) Subversion
5 8 (4.04%) Vagrant
6 6 (3.03%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.03%) JIRA
6 6 (3.03%) Selenium
7 5 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (2.53%) Maven
7 5 (2.53%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (2.53%) Zephyr
8 4 (2.02%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.52%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.51%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.51%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (15.66%) Finance
2 13 (6.57%) Advertising
3 10 (5.05%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.55%) Marketing
4 9 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.04%) Retail
6 7 (3.54%) Electronics
7 6 (3.03%) Banking
7 6 (3.03%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.52%) Back Office
8 3 (1.52%) French Language
9 2 (1.01%) Italian Language
9 2 (1.01%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.51%) Games
10 1 (0.51%) Law
10 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (22.22%) Developer
2 32 (16.16%) Analyst
3 24 (12.12%) Consultant
4 21 (10.61%) Support Engineer
5 18 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 16 (8.08%) C# Developer
7 15 (7.58%) Service Analyst
8 12 (6.06%) IT Support
9 11 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (4.55%) Applications Consultant
10 9 (4.55%) Business Analyst
11 8 (4.04%) 1st Line Support
11 8 (4.04%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (4.04%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.04%) Service Desk Analyst
12 7 (3.54%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (3.54%) Windows Engineer
13 6 (3.03%) Financial Analyst
13 6 (3.03%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (23.23%) .NET
2 36 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 30 (15.15%) HTML
4 25 (12.63%) CSS
5 15 (7.58%) AngularJS
5 15 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (7.07%) XML
7 12 (6.06%) jQuery
8 10 (5.05%) .NET Framework
8 10 (5.05%) HTML5
8 10 (5.05%) Web Services
9 6 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (3.03%) Gherkin
9 6 (3.03%) REST
9 6 (3.03%) WCF
10 5 (2.53%) Laravel
10 5 (2.53%) SOAP
10 5 (2.53%) Symfony
11 4 (2.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (1.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.62%) Data Centre
2 21 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.53%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.53%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.53%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.02%) Cybercrime
7 3 (1.52%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.01%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (1.01%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.01%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.01%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.51%) Fintech
9 1 (0.51%) FMCG
9 1 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 94 (47.47%) Windows
2 56 (28.28%) Windows Server
3 38 (19.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (9.09%) Linux
5 16 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (6.06%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.04%) Windows 8
8 7 (3.54%) Android
8 7 (3.54%) Windows 10
9 6 (3.03%) Unix
9 6 (3.03%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.53%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.53%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.01%) CentOS
12 2 (1.01%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.51%) AIX
13 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (15.66%) ITIL
3 22 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (11.11%) Migration
3 22 (11.11%) MVC
4 20 (10.10%) Infrastructure Management
4 20 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (7.07%) Web Development
6 13 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (6.57%) Mentoring
7 12 (6.06%) Change Management
8 11 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (5.56%) OO
8 11 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (5.56%) Scrum
9 10 (5.05%) Business Development
9 10 (5.05%) Release Management
9 10 (5.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 47 (23.74%) C#
2 43 (21.72%) SQL
3 42 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.07%) C
5 13 (6.57%) PowerShell
6 11 (5.56%) Java
7 9 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.54%) Python
9 6 (3.03%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.53%) PHP
10 5 (2.53%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.53%) XPath
11 4 (2.02%) Ruby
11 4 (2.02%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.52%) C++
12 3 (1.52%) Perl
13 2 (1.01%) Apex Code
13 2 (1.01%) VBA
13 2 (1.01%) VBScript
14 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (21.72%) Security Cleared
2 34 (17.17%) DV Cleared
3 20 (10.10%) Degree
4 9 (4.55%) CIMA
4 9 (4.55%) CIPD
4 9 (4.55%) MBA
4 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.03%) ISEB
5 6 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 6 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.02%) MCP
7 3 (1.52%) MCSA
8 2 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.01%) HNC
8 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.01%) MCSD
8 2 (1.01%) MCSE
8 2 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.51%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.56%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 38 (19.19%) Active Directory
2 19 (9.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.07%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.55%) Docker
5 5 (2.53%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (2.02%) XenApp
6 4 (2.02%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.51%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (4.55%) SCCM
2 8 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.02%) WSUS
4 3 (1.52%) Ansible
4 3 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.52%) Puppet
5 2 (1.01%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.51%) Nagios
6 1 (0.51%) OpenView
6 1 (0.51%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.51%) SCOM
6 1 (0.51%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.51%) SCSM
6 1 (0.51%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (12.12%) VMware
2 16 (8.08%) HP
3 13 (6.57%) Cisco
4 11 (5.56%) Citrix
5 10 (5.05%) Dell
5 10 (5.05%) Oracle
6 9 (4.55%) SAP
7 7 (3.54%) Apple
8 5 (2.53%) 3PAR
8 5 (2.53%) Aruba
8 5 (2.53%) EqualLogic
8 5 (2.53%) SonicWALL
8 5 (2.53%) Symantec
8 5 (2.53%) Zend
9 4 (2.02%) Adobe
9 4 (2.02%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.52%) Intel
10 3 (1.52%) Lotus
10 3 (1.52%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
Gloucestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
PRO Insurance Solutions Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire
Verelogic IT Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum Salary: £22,000 - £32,000 (depend
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson Government & Defence
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Westbury-On-Severn, Gloucestershire
Aceo Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ninesharp
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago