Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 12 6
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 18 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stroud 54.55% 13.95% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 75.00% 85.71% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 1
Stroud median annual salary £23,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.88% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £32,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £27,500 £47,750 £47,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.33% -6.25% +8.11%

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 Stroud.

All Vendors
Stroud
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 24 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stroud 72.73% 16.28% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 8
Stroud median annual salary £25,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.18% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,500 £32,500 £21,675
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,600 £47,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +13.33%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Stroud

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Stroud

For the 6 months to 21 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 Stroud region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft Office
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 14 (77.78%) Windows 10
3 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (77.78%) Office 365
3 14 (77.78%) Windows 8
3 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 14 (77.78%) Mac OS X
3 14 (77.78%) Apple
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Mitel
6 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
6 1 (5.56%) vSphere

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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Analyst
1 15 (83.33%) Support Analyst
2 14 (77.78%) Desktop Analyst
2 14 (77.78%) Desktop Support
2 14 (77.78%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior
4 2 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.56%) Head of IT Operations
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Operations
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 14 (77.78%) Mac OS X
3 14 (77.78%) Windows 10
3 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 14 (77.78%) Windows 8
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (5.56%) Information Security
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Mitel
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds