Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 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 19 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 > West Bromwich
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 16.42% 17.60% 21.80%
As % of the Vendors category 34.38% 41.51% 69.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 28
West Bromwich median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £43,596
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -25.45% +45.32%
10th Percentile £26,125 £25,000 £25,175
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.94% -4.00% -6.25%

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 West Bromwich.

All Vendors
West Bromwich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 32 53 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 47.76% 42.40% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32 40 33
West Bromwich median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.06% -9.96%
10th Percentile £36,375 £26,125 £21,950
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £52,450
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in West Bromwich

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in West Bromwich

Microsoft
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in West Bromwich

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in West Bromwich over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) IIS
6 4 (36.36%) EPoS
6 4 (36.36%) Terminal Server
6 4 (36.36%) Clustering
6 4 (36.36%) Retail
6 4 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (36.36%) LANDesk
6 4 (36.36%) SCCM
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
7 3 (27.27%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
7 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (27.27%) PuTTY

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Bromwich 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) PuTTY
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (27.27%) Toad
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Applications Packager
1 3 (27.27%) DBA
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
1 4 (36.36%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) API Development
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Terminal Server
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) LANDesk
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam