Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halesowen 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 18 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
West Midlands > Halesowen
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -36 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halesowen 2.52% 11.76% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 4.65% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Halesowen median annual salary £30,000 £36,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.37% +47.00% -6.54%
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.94% -4.00% -6.25%

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 Halesowen.

All Vendors
Halesowen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 86 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halesowen 54.09% 23.53% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 63 4 6
Halesowen median annual salary £32,500 £31,750 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.36% +12.39% -2.59%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,900 £19,625
90th Percentile £47,500 £38,525 £30,375
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Halesowen

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Halesowen

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Halesowen

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Halesowen

For the 6 months to 18 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 Halesowen region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (25.00%) BBC
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halesowen 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (75.00%) Financial Software Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) VMware