The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 14.81% 26.67% -
As % of the Vendors category 38.10% 61.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 0
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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 Cheadle region.

Vendors Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 38.89% 43.33% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 0
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Cheadle

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 20 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 14 (58.33%) CheckPoint
3 14 (58.33%) Firewall
3 14 (58.33%) Wyse
3 14 (58.33%) Hyper-V
3 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 14 (58.33%) Windows 8
4 13 (54.17%) SAN
5 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
6 10 (41.67%) Finance
7 8 (33.33%) .NET
8 7 (29.17%) OO
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (25.00%) Back Office
9 6 (25.00%) SQL
9 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 6 (25.00%) OOP
9 6 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (20.83%) 3PAR
10 5 (20.83%) Web Services
10 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
10 5 (20.83%) HP
10 5 (20.83%) Terminal Services
10 5 (20.83%) MCSE
10 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
10 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
10 5 (20.83%) Symantec
11 4 (16.67%) LAN
11 4 (16.67%) WAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
2 6 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) SAN
3 4 (16.67%) LAN
3 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 4 (16.67%) DHCP
3 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Rational Rose
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Technician
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 6 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.17%) WCF
4 1 (4.17%) WPF
4 1 (4.17%) RESTful
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
4 1 (4.17%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
2 14 (58.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) OO
2 6 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (8.33%) MVC
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (4.17%) Kanban
4 1 (4.17%) TDD
4 1 (4.17%) Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (4.17%) UML
4 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) MVVM
4 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (20.83%) Terminal Services
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) CheckPoint
1 14 (58.33%) Wyse
2 5 (20.83%) 3PAR
2 5 (20.83%) HP
2 5 (20.83%) Symantec
3 1 (4.17%) Twitter
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