The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 19 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 25.33% 14.29% 12.75%
As % of the Vendors category 59.38% 33.33% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 10
Median salary £32,250 £35,000 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.85% +60.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £25,700 £17,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,900 £41,725
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Microsoft
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Vendors Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 27 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 42.67% 42.86% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 32
Median salary £32,000 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £18,850
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

The demand trend of job ads across the Altrincham region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Altrincham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Altrincham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Altrincham region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Altrincham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 16 (44.44%) C#
1 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 15 (41.67%) .NET
3 13 (36.11%) MVC
4 12 (33.33%) Degree
4 12 (33.33%) Oracle
4 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 12 (33.33%) OO
4 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
5 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
6 10 (27.78%) HTML
6 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 10 (27.78%) jQuery
7 9 (25.00%) HTML5
7 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (25.00%) Windows
7 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 9 (25.00%) SOA
8 8 (22.22%) LIMS
8 8 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (22.22%) Client/Server
8 8 (22.22%) N-Tier
8 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 8 (22.22%) UML
8 8 (22.22%) SQL
8 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
8 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham 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 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Firewall
1 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
2 6 (16.67%) VoIP
3 5 (13.89%) DHCP
3 5 (13.89%) DNS
4 4 (11.11%) SAN
5 3 (8.33%) VPN
6 2 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.78%) Power BI
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.67%) Selenium
3 3 (8.33%) Ranorex
3 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.56%) NUnit
4 2 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 10 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 9 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 9 (25.00%) IT Engineer
4 9 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 8 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (22.22%) .NET Software Engineer
5 8 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 8 (22.22%) IT Support
5 8 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 8 (22.22%) Support Engineer
6 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (13.89%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (27.78%) HTML
3 10 (27.78%) jQuery
4 9 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (11.11%) WCF
5 4 (11.11%) WinForms
6 3 (8.33%) LINQ
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.56%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (5.56%) CSS
7 2 (5.56%) Fluent NHibernate
7 2 (5.56%) Lucene
7 2 (5.56%) Lucene.Net
7 2 (5.56%) NHibernate
7 2 (5.56%) Web Services
7 2 (5.56%) XML
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 8 (22.22%) LIMS
1 8 (22.22%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.78%) iPad
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
4 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
5 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.78%) AIX
6 1 (2.78%) Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Unix
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) MVC
2 12 (33.33%) OO
3 9 (25.00%) SOA
3 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
4 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 8 (22.22%) Open Source
4 8 (22.22%) UML
5 5 (13.89%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.89%) Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.33%) TDD
7 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Scrum-ban
8 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) C#
2 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) R
5 1 (2.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) CCNA
2 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.89%) MCP
2 5 (13.89%) MCSA
2 5 (13.89%) MCSE
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.33%) ISEB
3 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 4 (11.11%) SCCM
2 4 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) NetApp
3 4 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (8.33%) Telerik
5 2 (5.56%) Draytek
5 2 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) Juniper
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Tableau
6 1 (2.78%) VMware