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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 16 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury 7.14% 13.33% 20.00%
As % of the Vendors category 27.27% 25.00% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Average salary £41,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.00% -
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
11 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury 26.19% 53.33% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 9
Average salary £28,250 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.22% +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (46.15%) MS Excel
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) FMCG
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Magento
4 3 (23.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) Software Licensing
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (23.08%) Magento
2 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) WinForms
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Coaching
3 3 (23.08%) Software Licensing
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) X++
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle