The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 3 months to 27 March 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
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 38 46 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 24.36% 28.75% 24.73%
As % of the Vendors category 47.50% 60.53% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 23
Median salary £39,250 £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.72% -19.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £17,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,900
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 80 76 44
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 51.28% 47.50% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 78 74 44
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Worcester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Worcester

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Worcester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Worcester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Worcester

Microsoft
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 22 (33.33%) Windows
2 19 (28.79%) VMware
2 19 (28.79%) HTML
2 19 (28.79%) .NET
3 18 (27.27%) C#
4 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
4 17 (25.76%) Cisco
5 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (22.73%) MS Office
7 14 (21.21%) CSS
7 14 (21.21%) Active Directory
8 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (19.70%) Windows Server
9 12 (18.18%) Web Development
9 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
9 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (18.18%) MVC
9 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 11 (16.67%) ITIL
10 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 11 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (16.67%) Office 365
11 10 (15.15%) vSphere
11 10 (15.15%) SDLC
11 10 (15.15%) .NET Framework
11 10 (15.15%) Citrix
12 9 (13.64%) Project Management
12 9 (13.64%) Backup Exec
12 9 (13.64%) MCSE

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 11 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.64%) IIS
3 4 (6.06%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Office
2 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.03%) MS Project
4 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (16.67%) Office 365
3 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Firewall
1 5 (7.58%) SAN
1 5 (7.58%) Skype
2 4 (6.06%) iSCSI
2 4 (6.06%) NAS
2 4 (6.06%) Unified Communications
3 3 (4.55%) LAN
3 3 (4.55%) WAN
4 2 (3.03%) Wireless
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (1.52%) DHCP
5 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.52%) Network Security
5 1 (1.52%) RS-232
5 1 (1.52%) RS-485
5 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.52%) VLAN
5 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (10.61%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.52%) Power BI
6 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (10.61%) Selenium
1 7 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (9.09%) Advertising
2 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Automotive
3 1 (1.52%) Back Office
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) French Language
3 1 (1.52%) German Language
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Polish Language
3 1 (1.52%) Russian Language
3 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) C# Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 9 (13.64%) Senior C# Developer
5 8 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Angular Developer
6 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Azure Developer
6 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 6 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) IT Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Technical Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Graduate
8 4 (6.06%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.79%) .NET
1 19 (28.79%) HTML
2 14 (21.21%) CSS
3 10 (15.15%) .NET Framework
4 8 (12.12%) HTML5
5 7 (10.61%) Angular 2
5 7 (10.61%) AngularJS
5 7 (10.61%) CSS3
5 7 (10.61%) Entity Framework
6 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.55%) jQuery
7 3 (4.55%) XML
8 2 (3.03%) React
8 2 (3.03%) WinForms
9 1 (1.52%) EDI
9 1 (1.52%) Mason
9 1 (1.52%) Middleware
9 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 4 (6.06%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) User Experience
6 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.52%) Replication
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (19.70%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Vista
5 3 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.03%) Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.18%) MVC
2 12 (18.18%) Web Development
3 11 (16.67%) ITIL
4 10 (15.15%) SDLC
5 9 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 9 (13.64%) Project Management
5 9 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
7 7 (10.61%) Kanban
7 7 (10.61%) Presales
7 7 (10.61%) Time Management
8 6 (9.09%) Line Management
8 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.58%) CRM
10 4 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.27%) C#
2 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.12%) SQL
4 7 (10.61%) TypeScript
5 5 (7.58%) C++
6 4 (6.06%) C
6 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.52%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.52%) Lua
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) MCITP
2 9 (13.64%) MCSA
2 9 (13.64%) MCSE
3 8 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (10.61%) CCNA
4 7 (10.61%) CCNP
4 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (9.09%) APMP
6 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.03%) PMP
8 1 (1.52%) ACCA
8 1 (1.52%) CIMA
8 1 (1.52%) ISEB
8 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.52%) MCTS
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (21.21%) Active Directory
3 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 10 (15.15%) vSphere
5 1 (1.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) VMware
2 17 (25.76%) Cisco
3 10 (15.15%) Citrix
4 9 (13.64%) SAP
4 9 (13.64%) Veeam
5 6 (9.09%) NetApp
6 5 (7.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 5 (7.58%) HP
7 4 (6.06%) Fortinet
8 3 (4.55%) Google
9 2 (3.03%) PayPal
9 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.03%) WorldPay
10 1 (1.52%) Assembla
10 1 (1.52%) Dell
10 1 (1.52%) Oracle
10 1 (1.52%) Tableau
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