The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 26 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 16.67% 13.16% 24.31%
As % of the Vendors category 57.78% 51.72% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 30
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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 Bolton region.

Vendors Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 28.85% 25.44% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 42
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +34.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Bolton

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bolton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 28 (73.68%) MS Excel
2 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
3 15 (39.47%) C#
3 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (31.58%) T-SQL
4 12 (31.58%) .NET
4 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (28.95%) MVC
6 9 (23.68%) Windows
7 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
8 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
8 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
8 7 (18.42%) NHibernate
9 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
9 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
9 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.79%) Scrum
9 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (15.79%) NHS
9 6 (15.79%) OOP
9 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (15.79%) Entity Framework
10 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (13.16%) WAN
10 5 (13.16%) DHCP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.63%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (73.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.63%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) DHCP
1 5 (13.16%) DNS
1 5 (13.16%) LAN
1 5 (13.16%) WAN
2 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) HTTPS
3 2 (5.26%) VLAN
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.63%) Intranet
4 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.63%) MPLS
4 1 (2.63%) Network Security
4 1 (2.63%) VPN
4 1 (2.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) OLAP
4 1 (2.63%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (2.63%) Power BI
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (7.89%) Legal
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) C# Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Business Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Junior
4 5 (13.16%) Junior Developer
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Head of Engineering
5 4 (10.53%) Head of Software Engineering
5 4 (10.53%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) SOA Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
2 7 (18.42%) NHibernate
3 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (15.79%) Entity Framework
4 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (10.53%) WinForms
4 4 (10.53%) WPF
5 3 (7.89%) CSS
5 3 (7.89%) HTML
5 3 (7.89%) JSON
5 3 (7.89%) REST
6 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.26%) HTML5
6 2 (5.26%) jQuery
6 2 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (5.26%) OAuth
6 2 (5.26%) OpenID
6 2 (5.26%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
1 6 (15.79%) NHS
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.63%) Blog
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) iPad
3 1 (2.63%) Social Media
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.63%) CentOS
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) MVC
3 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.79%) OOP
4 6 (15.79%) Scrum
4 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.16%) Kanban
6 4 (10.53%) Coaching
6 4 (10.53%) Line Management
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL
7 3 (7.89%) Web Development
8 2 (5.26%) BDD
8 2 (5.26%) CQRS
8 2 (5.26%) SOA
8 2 (5.26%) SOLID
8 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.26%) TDD
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 15 (39.47%) C#
3 12 (31.58%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) Firmware
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
4 1 (2.63%) XenApp
4 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) WSUS
3 1 (2.63%) Simpana
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) VMware
2 2 (5.26%) Apiary
2 2 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix
3 1 (2.63%) CommVault
3 1 (2.63%) Dell
3 1 (2.63%) Draytek
3 1 (2.63%) EMC
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) Juniper
3 1 (2.63%) Lotus
3 1 (2.63%) NETGEAR
3 1 (2.63%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau
3 1 (2.63%) Veeam
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Bolton School
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago