Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 25 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
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 11.54% 21.50% 17.71%
As % of the Vendors category 40.91% 52.27% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 69
Walsall median annual salary £50,000 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.73% -25.88% +84.78%
10th Percentile £20,675 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £38,650 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.48% -5.19% -2.53%

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 Walsall.

All Vendors
Walsall
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 22 44 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 28.21% 41.12% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 75
Walsall median annual salary £37,500 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -25.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £19,750 £23,350 £26,550
90th Percentile £51,500 £45,750 £80,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Walsall

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Walsall

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Walsall

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Walsall over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Walsall

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

1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Android
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) OpenEdge ABL

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (11.11%) OpenEdge
3 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
3 1 (11.11%) PaaS
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) ADSL
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
1 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Junior
1 2 (22.22%) Junior Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Junior Applications Support
1 2 (22.22%) Junior Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Mobility Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Progress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Laravel
2 1 (11.11%) NativeScript
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) Android
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (11.11%) Windows NT
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
2 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) OpenEdge ABL
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) AVG
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) CommVault
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) Progress
2 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
2 1 (11.11%) Sophos
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec
2 1 (11.11%) Telerik
2 1 (11.11%) Veeam
2 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard