Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Telford 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
Shropshire > Telford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 78 61 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 22.29% 14.63% 12.35%
As % of the Vendors category 41.94% 26.18% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 64 59 40
Telford median annual salary £37,500 £26,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.23% -5.45% -15.38%
10th Percentile £19,625 £18,000 £17,500
90th Percentile £71,050 £41,500 £43,750
Shropshire median annual salary £36,500 £28,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year +30.36% -5.08% -15.71%

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 Telford.

All Vendors
Telford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 186 233 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 53.14% 55.88% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 140 170 92
Telford median annual salary £38,315 £36,234 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.74% -2.73% +18.25%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £53,000 £58,935
Shropshire median annual salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.71% -6.67% +15.38%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Telford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Telford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Telford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Telford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Telford

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 Telford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 40 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 38 (48.72%) Windows
3 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (37.18%) DNS
5 27 (34.62%) VMware
6 26 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 24 (30.77%) Citrix
8 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (23.08%) SAN
11 17 (21.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (21.79%) DHCP
11 17 (21.79%) Hyper-V
11 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
12 16 (20.51%) Puppet
12 16 (20.51%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
12 16 (20.51%) Validation
13 15 (19.23%) ITIL
14 14 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (17.95%) Analytics
14 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (16.67%) Public Cloud
15 13 (16.67%) MS Exchange
15 13 (16.67%) HTML
15 13 (16.67%) IT Strategy
16 12 (15.38%) CSS
16 12 (15.38%) Clustering
16 12 (15.38%) Amazon AWS

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 13 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.97%) Documentum
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (8.97%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.97%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.56%) Apache
7 2 (2.56%) IIS
8 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.28%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (12.82%) Google Play
4 7 (8.97%) GitHub
5 2 (2.56%) Office 365
6 1 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (37.18%) DNS
2 18 (23.08%) SAN
3 17 (21.79%) DHCP
4 11 (14.10%) NAS
4 11 (14.10%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.41%) Firewall
5 5 (6.41%) LAN
5 5 (6.41%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (6.41%) WAN
6 4 (5.13%) DDNS
7 2 (2.56%) PBX
7 2 (2.56%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.28%) Skype
8 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.13%) MySQL
4 3 (3.85%) OLAP
5 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
2 10 (12.82%) Xcode
3 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.97%) Selenium
4 3 (3.85%) Android Studio
4 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (24.36%) Developer
2 12 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) Server Support
3 9 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (8.97%) iOS Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Technical Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Technical Support
5 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Technical Leader
6 5 (6.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) HTML
2 12 (15.38%) CSS
3 10 (12.82%) Android SDK
3 10 (12.82%) iOS SDK
3 10 (12.82%) Web Services
4 9 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (11.54%) WAP
5 7 (8.97%) Middleware
5 7 (8.97%) REST
5 7 (8.97%) SOAP
6 2 (2.56%) .NET
7 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.28%) jQuery
7 1 (1.28%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 12 (15.38%) Clustering
3 11 (14.10%) Data Centre
4 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.56%) AS400
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Replication
6 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (48.72%) Windows
2 26 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (21.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (14.10%) Android
5 11 (14.10%) Apple iOS
5 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (11.54%) Linux
7 7 (8.97%) Windows 7
8 5 (6.41%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.51%) Root Cause Analysis
2 16 (20.51%) Validation
3 15 (19.23%) ITIL
4 14 (17.95%) Analytics
4 14 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (16.67%) IT Strategy
6 11 (14.10%) SDLC
7 10 (12.82%) Android Development
7 10 (12.82%) Data Analytics
7 10 (12.82%) iOS Development
7 10 (12.82%) Kanban
7 10 (12.82%) Mobile Development
7 10 (12.82%) Scrum
7 10 (12.82%) TDD
7 10 (12.82%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (12.82%) TOGAF
8 9 (11.54%) Change Management
8 9 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (11.54%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) Java
1 10 (12.82%) Objective-C
2 6 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.41%) SQL
4 2 (2.56%) C#
4 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.28%) C
5 1 (1.28%) PHP
5 1 (1.28%) Ruby
5 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (12.82%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.26%) MCSE
5 7 (8.97%) MCSA
6 6 (7.69%) MCITP
7 5 (6.41%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (5.13%) Degree
9 2 (2.56%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.28%) CCENT
10 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.28%) MCP
10 1 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) SLA
2 7 (8.97%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.28%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 19 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (21.79%) Hyper-V
4 9 (11.54%) Docker
4 9 (11.54%) UAG
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.56%) vSphere
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (20.51%) Puppet
2 11 (14.10%) WSUS
3 10 (12.82%) SCCM
4 9 (11.54%) Ansible
4 9 (11.54%) Grafana
4 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Clustering
4 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 9 (11.54%) SCOM
4 9 (11.54%) Terraform
5 7 (8.97%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 27 (34.62%) VMware
2 24 (30.77%) Citrix
3 11 (14.10%) Google
4 10 (12.82%) Apple
4 10 (12.82%) Oracle
5 9 (11.54%) Splunk
6 7 (8.97%) EMC
6 7 (8.97%) Pega
7 5 (6.41%) IBM
8 4 (5.13%) SolarWinds
8 4 (5.13%) Veeam
9 3 (3.85%) Cisco
9 3 (3.85%) Cognos
10 2 (2.56%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (2.56%) Dell
10 2 (2.56%) HP
10 2 (2.56%) McAfee
11 1 (1.28%) Niku
11 1 (1.28%) Progress
11 1 (1.28%) SAP