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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 15 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 17.33% 18.48% 18.92%
As % of the Vendors category 41.94% 51.52% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 27
Average salary £27,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.47% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £28,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £45,000 £40,000
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
31 33 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 41.33% 35.87% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 56
Average salary £29,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 8 (30.77%) C#
3 8 (30.77%) Degree
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) .NET
4 7 (26.92%) MS Office
4 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (26.92%) Firewall
5 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
6 5 (19.23%) WAN
7 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle
7 4 (15.38%) Client/Server
7 4 (15.38%) Intranet
8 3 (11.54%) Project Management
8 3 (11.54%) Symantec
8 3 (11.54%) Change Management
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) MS Project
8 3 (11.54%) UML
8 3 (11.54%) OO
8 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
8 3 (11.54%) VPN
8 3 (11.54%) SLA
8 3 (11.54%) N-Tier

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) CMS
4 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (26.92%) MS Office
3 3 (11.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) WAN
3 4 (15.38%) Intranet
4 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) VPN
4 3 (11.54%) VLAN
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) NUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) IT Support
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Digital Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) jQuery
2 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.85%) React
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) OAuth
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.85%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (3.85%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (11.54%) SOA
2 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
2 3 (11.54%) UML
2 3 (11.54%) OO
2 3 (11.54%) Project Management
2 3 (11.54%) Change Management
2 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
2 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) TDD
4 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.85%) Kanban
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Symantec
2 3 (11.54%) Draytek
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) ProCurve
4 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
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