Microsoft Jobs in the Midlands

Microsoft
England > Midlands

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands requiring knowledge or experience of Microsoft products and/or services. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Microsoft over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2,627 2,145 2,565
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.71% 25.26% 22.19%
As % of the Vendors category 55.75% 57.15% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,845 1,143 1,646
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £25,750
25th Percentile £29,000 £32,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,000 £64,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% -

All Vendors
Midlands

Microsoft falls under the Vendor Products and Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring knowledge or experience of all vendor products and services in the Midlands.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,712 3,753 5,061
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 33.55% 44.19% 43.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,236 2,151 3,096
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £36,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.53% +3.33%
75th Percentile £60,250 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +3.92%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in the Midlands

Microsoft
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Microsoft in the Midlands

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft in the Midlands over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in the Midlands

Microsoft
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 June 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
West Midlands +2 1,686 £45,000 -10.00% 306
East Midlands +1 933 £37,500 -16.67% 199
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 270 (10.28%) SharePoint
2 214 (8.15%) Microsoft Exchange
3 74 (2.82%) IIS
4 24 (0.91%) Confluence
5 20 (0.76%) Skype for Business
6 13 (0.49%) Apache
7 10 (0.38%) Tomcat
8 8 (0.30%) WordPress
9 5 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.19%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.15%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (0.15%) SAS
11 3 (0.11%) CMS
11 3 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.11%) nginx
12 2 (0.076%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.076%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.076%) Liferay
12 2 (0.076%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.076%) WebLogic
Applications
1 678 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
2 438 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 100 (3.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 38 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
5 22 (0.84%) AutoCAD
6 12 (0.46%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.38%) Trello
8 9 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.30%) InDesign
9 8 (0.30%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
10 4 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
10 4 (0.15%) EPLAN
11 3 (0.11%) Adobe XD
12 2 (0.076%) Chatbot
12 2 (0.076%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.076%) Sketch
13 1 (0.038%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 96 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (0.49%) NEC Housing
4 8 (0.30%) Sage 200
5 7 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (0.27%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 6 (0.23%) ResourceLink
7 5 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.19%) Magento
7 5 (0.19%) Salesforce CRM
8 4 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
9 3 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (0.11%) SAP WM
10 2 (0.076%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.076%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.076%) Primavera
10 2 (0.076%) Shopify
10 2 (0.076%) Teamcenter
11 1 (0.038%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 896 (34.11%) Azure
2 758 (28.85%) Microsoft 365
3 360 (13.70%) Power Platform
4 221 (8.41%) Dynamics 365
5 187 (7.12%) Entra ID
6 152 (5.79%) AWS
7 115 (4.38%) PowerApps
8 91 (3.46%) Power Automate
9 90 (3.43%) Azure DevOps
10 53 (2.02%) SaaS
11 40 (1.52%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 36 (1.37%) Azure Data Factory
12 36 (1.37%) OneDrive
13 30 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
13 30 (1.14%) IaaS
14 29 (1.10%) PaaS
15 27 (1.03%) Azure Stack
16 22 (0.84%) GCP
17 20 (0.76%) Mimecast
18 18 (0.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 237 (9.02%) Firewall
2 211 (8.03%) DNS
3 178 (6.78%) DHCP
4 141 (5.37%) WAN
5 109 (4.15%) TCP/IP
6 108 (4.11%) Network Security
6 108 (4.11%) SAN
7 103 (3.92%) Internet
7 103 (3.92%) LAN
8 97 (3.69%) Wi-Fi
9 94 (3.58%) VPN
10 79 (3.01%) WLAN
11 72 (2.74%) VLAN
12 44 (1.67%) VoIP
12 44 (1.67%) Wireless
13 37 (1.41%) SD-WAN
14 34 (1.29%) Intranet
15 21 (0.80%) Broadband
16 20 (0.76%) Skype
17 18 (0.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 395 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 260 (9.90%) Power BI
3 83 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 60 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
5 52 (1.98%) Relational Database
6 46 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 46 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 43 (1.64%) Data Lake
8 32 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
8 32 (1.22%) MongoDB
9 27 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
10 25 (0.95%) MySQL
11 22 (0.84%) Tableau
12 19 (0.72%) Oracle Database
13 18 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
13 18 (0.69%) Metadata
14 17 (0.65%) NoSQL
14 17 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (0.61%) Power Query
16 13 (0.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 57 (2.17%) JIRA
2 51 (1.94%) Git
3 49 (1.87%) Visual Studio
4 14 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (0.42%) Jasmine
5 11 (0.42%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (0.27%) Visual Studio Code
7 6 (0.23%) GitLab
7 6 (0.23%) Moq
7 6 (0.23%) Postman
8 5 (0.19%) MSTest
8 5 (0.19%) SoapUI
8 5 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (0.15%) Android Studio
9 4 (0.15%) gulp
10 3 (0.11%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.076%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.076%) Bower
11 2 (0.076%) Yeoman
General
1 862 (32.81%) Social Skills
2 570 (21.70%) Finance
3 374 (14.24%) Retail
4 367 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
5 234 (8.91%) Marketing
6 161 (6.13%) Manufacturing
7 131 (4.99%) Legal
8 104 (3.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 104 (3.96%) Law
9 93 (3.54%) Organisational Skills
10 89 (3.39%) Public Sector
11 55 (2.09%) Local Government
12 48 (1.83%) Documentation Skills
12 48 (1.83%) Telecoms
13 44 (1.67%) Presentation Skills
14 35 (1.33%) Advertising
15 26 (0.99%) Influencing Skills
16 24 (0.91%) Banking
17 23 (0.88%) Police
18 20 (0.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 341 (12.98%) Developer
2 325 (12.37%) Analyst
3 303 (11.53%) IT Support
4 236 (8.98%) Senior
5 235 (8.95%) Support Engineer
6 208 (7.92%) IT Engineer
7 175 (6.66%) Development Manager
8 146 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
9 145 (5.52%) Architect
10 143 (5.44%) Consultant
11 131 (4.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 115 (4.38%) .NET Developer
13 108 (4.11%) Lead
14 95 (3.62%) IT Technician
15 85 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
16 78 (2.97%) Administrator
17 77 (2.93%) 1st Line Support
18 71 (2.70%) Support Analyst
19 70 (2.66%) 2nd Line Support
20 68 (2.59%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (10.28%) .NET
2 128 (4.87%) HTML
3 125 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 122 (4.64%) .NET Core
5 99 (3.77%) AngularJS
6 95 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 83 (3.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 72 (2.74%) CSS
9 68 (2.59%) Entity Framework
10 60 (2.28%) REST
11 55 (2.09%) HTML5
12 54 (2.06%) RESTful
13 53 (2.02%) .NET Framework
14 52 (1.98%) React
15 39 (1.48%) LINQ
15 39 (1.48%) Web Services
16 38 (1.45%) JSON
17 36 (1.37%) Node.js
17 36 (1.37%) Vue
18 31 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 210 (7.99%) Driving Licence
2 146 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
3 107 (4.07%) Data Centre
4 100 (3.81%) Onboarding
5 84 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 56 (2.13%) Public Cloud
7 47 (1.79%) Clustering
8 38 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 35 (1.33%) PKI
10 28 (1.07%) Cloud Native
11 26 (0.99%) Product Ownership
11 26 (0.99%) Virtual Team
12 25 (0.95%) Algorithms
12 25 (0.95%) NHS
13 23 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
14 22 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
14 22 (0.84%) Low-Code
15 21 (0.80%) CCTV
15 21 (0.80%) Security Operations Centre
16 19 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 816 (31.06%) Windows
2 364 (13.86%) Windows Server
3 169 (6.43%) Linux
4 157 (5.98%) Windows 10
5 79 (3.01%) Windows Server 2019
6 59 (2.25%) Windows Server 2016
7 52 (1.98%) Android
8 49 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (1.56%) Apple iOS
10 36 (1.37%) Windows 7
11 29 (1.10%) Mac OS
12 17 (0.65%) VMS
12 17 (0.65%) Windows 8
13 16 (0.61%) Unix
14 14 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (0.46%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.30%) Solaris
17 7 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 7 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
18 6 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 549 (20.90%) Problem-Solving
2 499 (19.00%) Agile
3 384 (14.62%) Customer Service
4 313 (11.91%) ITIL
5 279 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
6 259 (9.86%) Logistics
7 252 (9.59%) Cybersecurity
8 233 (8.87%) Mentoring
9 218 (8.30%) Business Development
10 216 (8.22%) DevOps
11 189 (7.19%) Data Management
12 181 (6.89%) ERP
13 178 (6.78%) Customer Requirements
14 175 (6.66%) Continuous Improvement
15 172 (6.55%) Project Management
16 166 (6.32%) CAD
17 164 (6.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 163 (6.20%) CRM
19 159 (6.05%) Roadmaps
20 157 (5.98%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 435 (16.56%) SQL
2 268 (10.20%) C#
3 188 (7.16%) JavaScript
4 124 (4.72%) PowerShell
5 79 (3.01%) T-SQL
6 69 (2.63%) Python
7 59 (2.25%) TypeScript
8 40 (1.52%) VB.NET
9 38 (1.45%) VB
10 33 (1.26%) Java
11 22 (0.84%) Bash
12 18 (0.69%) Data Analysis Expressions
13 16 (0.61%) R
14 15 (0.57%) Bicep
15 14 (0.53%) C
15 14 (0.53%) C++
15 14 (0.53%) VB6
16 8 (0.30%) ActionScript
16 8 (0.30%) ActionScript 2.0
16 8 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 443 (16.86%) Degree
2 232 (8.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 134 (5.10%) Security Cleared
4 122 (4.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 108 (4.11%) MCP
6 106 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
7 104 (3.96%) CCNA
8 99 (3.77%) MCSE
9 91 (3.46%) CCNP
10 83 (3.16%) DBS Check
11 70 (2.66%) SC Cleared
12 65 (2.47%) LPIC
13 56 (2.13%) Azure Certification
14 39 (1.48%) A+ Certification
15 21 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
15 21 (0.80%) Master's Degree
15 21 (0.80%) PMI Certification
16 20 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
17 16 (0.61%) DV Cleared
18 15 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (3.73%) GDPR
2 82 (3.12%) QA
3 78 (2.97%) Cyber Essentials
4 70 (2.66%) SLA
5 48 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 41 (1.56%) Accessibility
7 36 (1.37%) Data Quality
8 34 (1.29%) ISO 9001
9 24 (0.91%) PMO
10 20 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 17025
11 16 (0.61%) PCI DSS
12 12 (0.46%) NIST
13 11 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 5 (0.19%) ISO 14001
14 5 (0.19%) SOC 2
15 4 (0.15%) GRC
16 3 (0.11%) JSP 440
17 2 (0.076%) NCSC
17 2 (0.076%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 2 (0.076%) SOX 404
System Software
1 541 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 191 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 148 (5.63%) Hyper-V
4 46 (1.75%) Docker
5 37 (1.41%) vSphere
6 28 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
7 25 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
8 23 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
9 21 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
10 18 (0.69%) VMware NSX
11 13 (0.49%) KVM
12 12 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 10 (0.38%) RACF
13 10 (0.38%) Terminal Services
14 9 (0.34%) VMware Server
15 8 (0.30%) pfSense
16 5 (0.19%) NFS
16 5 (0.19%) XenApp
16 5 (0.19%) XenDesktop
17 4 (0.15%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 154 (5.86%) Microsoft Intune
2 64 (2.44%) Terraform
3 56 (2.13%) SCCM
4 50 (1.90%) Kubernetes
5 19 (0.72%) EnCase
6 15 (0.57%) SCOM
7 14 (0.53%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 14 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
7 14 (0.53%) vCenter Server
8 11 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
8 11 (0.42%) SmoothWall
8 11 (0.42%) Stealthwatch
9 9 (0.34%) AirWatch
9 9 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
9 9 (0.34%) WSUS
10 8 (0.30%) FortiGate
11 7 (0.27%) Jamf Pro
12 6 (0.23%) Autotask
12 6 (0.23%) Backup Exec
13 5 (0.19%) Ansible
Vendors
1 276 (10.51%) VMware
2 169 (6.43%) Cisco
3 96 (3.65%) Veeam
4 78 (2.97%) Dell
5 76 (2.89%) Apple
6 61 (2.32%) HP
7 56 (2.13%) Citrix
8 54 (2.06%) Oracle
9 52 (1.98%) Adobe
10 51 (1.94%) Sophos
11 49 (1.87%) Meraki
12 45 (1.71%) ServiceNow
13 43 (1.64%) Databricks
13 43 (1.64%) Google
14 38 (1.45%) Salesforce
15 37 (1.41%) SAP
16 28 (1.07%) Sage
17 25 (0.95%) Facebook
18 24 (0.91%) Fortinet
19 22 (0.84%) Aruba