Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 22 January 2018 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
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 24 13
Rank change year-on-year +18 -11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 25 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 20.83% 13.46% 17.82%
As % of the Vendors category 58.14% 39.62% 68.89%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 28
Taunton median annual salary £35,250 £32,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.46% +22.64% -24.29%
10th Percentile £20,775 £31,150 £24,544
90th Percentile £43,500 £37,916 £50,000
Somerset median annual salary £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.57% - -2.78%

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 Taunton.

All Vendors
Taunton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43 53 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 35.83% 33.97% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 42
Taunton median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% +23.33% -4.76%
10th Percentile £20,925 £31,175 £24,429
90th Percentile £47,500 £44,250 £49,875
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Taunton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Taunton

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Taunton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Taunton over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 12 (48.00%) Windows
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 10 (40.00%) SAN
3 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (36.00%) Network Security
4 9 (36.00%) Hadoop
4 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 9 (36.00%) LDAP
4 9 (36.00%) Kerberos
4 9 (36.00%) Docker
5 8 (32.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (28.00%) Hitachi
6 7 (28.00%) Cloudera
6 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (24.00%) QA
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (24.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (12.00%) SLA
9 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (12.00%) C#

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 2 (8.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) SAN
3 9 (36.00%) Kerberos
3 9 (36.00%) Network Security
4 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.00%) VLAN
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 2 (8.00%) Wireless
6 1 (4.00%) DHCP
6 1 (4.00%) DNS
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) HBase
3 2 (8.00%) MS Access
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Administrator
1 9 (36.00%) Linux Administrator
1 9 (36.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 9 (36.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Trainee
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Administration Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Trainer
4 2 (8.00%) Trainer
5 1 (4.00%) ICT Support
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) LDAP
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (32.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) ETL
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
7 1 (4.00%) Analytics
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Master Data Management
7 1 (4.00%) People Management
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CCENT
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) ISEB
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
2 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (36.00%) Docker
3 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) HDFS
4 2 (8.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (4.00%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) VMware
2 7 (28.00%) Cloudera
2 7 (28.00%) Hitachi
3 2 (8.00%) Apple
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (4.00%) Capita