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 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 2 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 27.87% 32.56% 4.35%
As % of the Vendors category 58.62% 77.78% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 2
Average salary £39,000 £27,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.82% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £35,000 £31,750
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
29 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 47.54% 41.86% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 2
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014, 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 17 (77.27%) MS Excel
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) .NET
3 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 10 (45.45%) SAN
3 10 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 10 (45.45%) Firewall
3 10 (45.45%) Wyse
3 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 10 (45.45%) Windows 8
4 9 (40.91%) OO
5 8 (36.36%) SQL
6 7 (31.82%) Back Office
6 7 (31.82%) Finance
7 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 6 (27.27%) OOP
7 6 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 4 (18.18%) Web Services
9 4 (18.18%) MCSE
9 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 4 (18.18%) LAN
9 4 (18.18%) WAN
9 4 (18.18%) DHCP
9 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 4 (18.18%) DNS
9 4 (18.18%) HP
9 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 6 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (77.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) SAN
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) LAN
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) DHCP
2 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Rational Rose
General
1 7 (31.82%) Back Office
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) SharePoint Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Technician
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) Server Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (9.09%) XML
4 2 (9.09%) WCF
5 1 (4.55%) WPF
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) XSL
5 1 (4.55%) XSLT
5 1 (4.55%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 10 (45.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) OO
2 6 (27.27%) OOP
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
4 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) MVVM
4 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.55%) Coaching
4 1 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) UML
4 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.55%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) CheckPoint
1 10 (45.45%) Wyse
2 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
2 4 (18.18%) Symantec
2 4 (18.18%) HP
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