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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank - 5 3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury - 33.33% 13.33%
As % of the Vendors category - 63.64% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £35,000 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.53%
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
9 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury 50.00% 52.38% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 7
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bury

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Bury
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
BABCP
Salary: From £18,982 to £18,982 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago