The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bury region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 9 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury 23.33% 23.53% 10.00%
As % of the Vendors category 53.85% 40.00% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £22,250 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.30% -3.26%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Vendors Category
Bury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury 43.33% 58.82% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 9
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% +74.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Manchester

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 10 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) CRM
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (40.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) Workflow
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) WPF
4 4 (40.00%) Silverlight
4 4 (40.00%) Reactive Extensions
4 4 (40.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 4 (40.00%) MVVM
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (10.00%) Windows CE
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) Xamarin
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (10.00%) Android

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bury by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
1 4 (40.00%) XML
1 4 (40.00%) WCF
1 4 (40.00%) WPF
1 4 (40.00%) Silverlight
1 4 (40.00%) Reactive Extensions
1 4 (40.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows CE
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Workflow
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
1 4 (40.00%) TDD
1 4 (40.00%) MVVM
1 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Xamarin