Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 24 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 > Wolverhampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 7 2
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 42 31 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 24.85% 17.32% 29.74%
As % of the Vendors category 59.15% 57.41% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 31 64 109
Wolverhampton median annual salary £37,000 £26,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.31% -38.82% +21.43%
10th Percentile £23,250 £19,750 £19,800
90th Percentile £70,000 £39,025 £60,500
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.94% -6.49% -3.75%

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 Wolverhampton.

All Vendors
Wolverhampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 71 54 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 42.01% 30.17% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55 50 99
Wolverhampton median annual salary £31,000 £30,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.81% -5.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,000 £19,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £42,625 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Wolverhampton over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 19 (45.24%) SQL
2 14 (33.33%) Windows
3 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
4 12 (28.57%) .NET
5 10 (23.81%) Finance
6 9 (21.43%) Service Delivery
6 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (21.43%) C#
6 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 8 (19.05%) Project Management
8 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (16.67%) Degree
9 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (14.29%) SLA
9 6 (14.29%) Oracle
9 6 (14.29%) VB.NET
9 6 (14.29%) Web Services
9 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
10 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
10 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
10 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
10 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
10 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
10 5 (11.90%) Validation
10 5 (11.90%) VMware
10 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
10 5 (11.90%) Local Government

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Office 365
4 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) IaaS
4 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Firewall
1 4 (9.52%) LAN
1 4 (9.52%) WAN
2 3 (7.14%) DMZ
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.38%) OLAP
5 1 (2.38%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.38%) Power BI
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Local Government
2 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.52%) Advertising
4 3 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Database Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Business Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Help Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Systems Support
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
2 6 (14.29%) Web Services
3 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.52%) CSS
3 4 (9.52%) HTML
3 4 (9.52%) XML
4 3 (7.14%) XSD
4 3 (7.14%) XSLT
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.38%) jQuery
5 1 (2.38%) JSON
5 1 (2.38%) RESTful
5 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.76%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.38%) Unix
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 8 (19.05%) Project Management
3 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
4 5 (11.90%) Validation
5 4 (9.52%) CRM
5 4 (9.52%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.14%) Functional Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.76%) Analytics
7 2 (4.76%) Content Management
7 2 (4.76%) Data Transformation
7 2 (4.76%) Defect Management
7 2 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) SQL
2 9 (21.43%) C#
3 6 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) COBOL
6 1 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) Degree
3 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) NVQ Level 3
5 3 (7.14%) MCSE
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (7.14%) ISA Server
3 3 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (7.14%) vSphere
4 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Civica
2 5 (11.90%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) HP
3 3 (7.14%) Intel
3 3 (7.14%) McAfee
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) iSOFT
5 1 (2.38%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.38%) SAP