The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sutton Coldfield 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 28 March 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 / Sutton Coldfield
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 10 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sutton Coldfield 12.50% 11.76% -
As % of the Vendors category 55.56% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% -  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

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 Sutton Coldfield.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 9 8 0
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sutton Coldfield 22.50% 23.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Median salary £23,250 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.87% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Sutton Coldfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sutton Coldfield 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 Sutton Coldfield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Sutton Coldfield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Sutton Coldfield over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Sutton Coldfield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) SAN

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield 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 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) VMware