The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stroud 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 25 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stroud 16.67% 20.69% 4.55%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 100.00% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Median salary £28,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.37% -5.88%  
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 Stroud.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Stroud
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8 6 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stroud 33.33% 20.69% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 9
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £44,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Stroud

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stroud 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 Stroud

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stroud

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Stroud

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Stroud

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Stroud over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Stroud

For the 6 months to 25 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 Stroud region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Tableau
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) DNS

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stroud 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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
2 2 (33.33%) Junior .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Tableau