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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 15 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 13.86% 19.42% 14.81%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 52.63% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 11
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £24,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
35 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 34.65% 36.89% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 33 38 39
Average salary £39,750 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.24% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 18 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 15 (46.88%) ITIL
4 14 (43.75%) Degree
5 13 (40.63%) Firewall
6 12 (37.50%) Project Management
6 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 11 (34.38%) Citrix
7 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (28.13%) Line Management
8 9 (28.13%) Information Security
8 9 (28.13%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (28.13%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (28.13%) UNIX
8 9 (28.13%) Oracle
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.00%) MS Office
10 6 (18.75%) SQL
11 4 (12.50%) MCSE
11 4 (12.50%) DNS
11 4 (12.50%) DHCP
11 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (12.50%) Migration
11 4 (12.50%) Backup Exec
11 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
12 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
12 3 (9.38%) VMware
12 3 (9.38%) WSUS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) WordPress
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) MS Project
4 1 (3.13%) AutoCAD
4 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) DHCP
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (6.25%) SAN
4 2 (6.25%) Intranet
4 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Manager
1 9 (28.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (9.38%) Graduate
2 3 (9.38%) Sales Executive
3 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (3.13%) IT Support
4 1 (3.13%) C# Programmer
4 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.13%) WCF
1 1 (3.13%) LINQ
1 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Blog
1 1 (3.13%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) UNIX
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 12 (37.50%) Project Management
3 9 (28.13%) Information Security
3 9 (28.13%) Line Management
4 4 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Telemarketing
5 3 (9.38%) B2B
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
6 2 (6.25%) ERD
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Degree
2 9 (28.13%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (12.50%) MCSE
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) vSphere
2 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.25%) vCloud
3 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 3 (9.38%) WSUS
2 3 (9.38%) SCCM
3 2 (6.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Citrix
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) HP
3 3 (9.38%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
4 2 (6.25%) ProCurve
4 2 (6.25%) EMC
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) Apple
5 1 (3.13%) Twitter
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