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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 14 10 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 12.50% 20.16% 18.52%
As % of the Vendors category 44.44% 49.06% 63.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 29
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £46,500 £51,700
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
27 53 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 28.13% 41.09% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20 49 46
Median salary £35,500 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £24,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,300 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bolton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) DHCP
4 7 (35.00%) DNS
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (20.00%) MS Office
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (20.00%) SCCM
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.00%) Legal
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (10.00%) CCNA
9 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 2 (10.00%) ITIL
9 2 (10.00%) MCP
9 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (10.00%) .NET

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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) DHCP
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.00%) OLAP
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (5.00%) Power BI
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (15.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Business Developer
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support
6 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Manager
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.00%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
1 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (5.00%) ETL
4 1 (5.00%) Facilities Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.00%) Kanban
4 1 (5.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) OOP
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) SOLID
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCDST
2 2 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Tableau
1 1 (5.00%) VMware
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