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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 12 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury 15.79% 4.17% 5.88%
As % of the Vendors category 45.00% 8.33% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Average salary £30,500 £20,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
20 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury 35.09% 50.00% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 8
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) CRM
4 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (31.25%) WPF
5 4 (25.00%) Silverlight
5 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (25.00%) WCF
5 4 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
5 4 (25.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Workflow
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) SOAP
5 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (25.00%) MVVM
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) FMCG
8 1 (6.25%) PowerShell

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.25%) Magento
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) WPF
3 4 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 4 (25.00%) WCF
3 4 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
3 4 (25.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 4 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) WinForms
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) FMCG
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) CRM
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) TDD
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Workflow
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) MVVM
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Software Licensing
4 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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