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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 12.68% 16.44% 20.75%
As % of the Vendors category 42.86% 48.98% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 32
Median salary £23,000 £41,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.90% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £52,400
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Bolton region.

Vendors Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21 49 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 29.58% 33.56% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 43 52
Median salary £35,500 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £24,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 4 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bolton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 4 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 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
3 7 (31.82%) DHCP
3 7 (31.82%) DNS
4 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 6 (27.27%) Legal
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) C#
5 5 (22.73%) .NET
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) MS Office
6 4 (18.18%) HTML
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 3 (13.64%) Web Development
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (13.64%) WCF
7 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
7 3 (13.64%) CSS
7 3 (13.64%) XML
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (9.09%) CCNA
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (9.09%) NetApp
8 2 (9.09%) MVC

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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (9.09%) MS Project
3 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) DHCP
1 7 (31.82%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.55%) Intranet
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.09%) OLAP
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (4.55%) Power BI
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (27.27%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Support Technician
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) IT Support
3 3 (13.64%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (13.64%) IT Technician
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
1 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) WCF
3 3 (13.64%) XML
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) WPF
4 2 (9.09%) XSLT
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.55%) LAMP
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (18.18%) Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) Web Development
3 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) Coaching
3 2 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (9.09%) MVC
3 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Facilities Management
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Logistics
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.09%) C
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCDST
2 2 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) HL7
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) NetApp
1 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Juniper
2 1 (4.55%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (4.55%) Tableau
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