The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 15 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury 11.54% 18.18% 9.09%
As % of the Vendors category 42.86% 25.00% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Average salary £39,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.00% -
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 Bury region.

Vendors Category
Bury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury 26.92% 72.73% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 9
Average salary £29,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,858 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bury

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bury

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Bury

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bury region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bury 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 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) FMCG
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Magento
3 3 (21.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 3 (21.43%) Software Licensing
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (14.29%) WPF
4 2 (14.29%) SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bury 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (21.43%) Magento
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) WPF
3 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
3 1 (7.14%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (7.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) WinForms
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) WCF
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 3 (21.43%) Software Licensing
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Web Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) MVVM
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) X++
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle