The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chesterfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 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 Chesterfield 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 2 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 13.59% 29.73% 2.27%
As % of the Vendors category 41.18% 64.71% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 1
Average salary £19,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.29% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Chesterfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
34 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 33.01% 45.95% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 8
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,700 £17,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Chesterfield

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Chesterfield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Chesterfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Chesterfield region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Chesterfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (36.00%) VMware
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (24.00%) Degree
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (20.00%) Lync
5 5 (20.00%) DataPower
5 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (20.00%) IBM
5 5 (20.00%) Broadband
5 5 (20.00%) LAN
5 5 (20.00%) VoIP
5 5 (20.00%) WAN
5 5 (20.00%) AIX
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) UNIX
5 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (20.00%) XML
5 5 (20.00%) .NET
5 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (20.00%) C#
5 5 (20.00%) MS Office
5 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (20.00%) Finance

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (20.00%) Lync
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (4.00%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Broadband
1 5 (20.00%) LAN
1 5 (20.00%) VoIP
1 5 (20.00%) WAN
1 5 (20.00%) Internet
1 5 (20.00%) Wireless
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) DHCP
3 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
1 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (12.00%) Support Technician
2 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (12.00%) Graduate
2 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) IT Support
3 2 (8.00%) Head of IT
3 2 (8.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (4.00%) Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
1 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (20.00%) XML
1 5 (20.00%) Middleware
2 3 (12.00%) XSD
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) SOAP
3 2 (8.00%) WinForms
3 2 (8.00%) WCF
3 2 (8.00%) WPF
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) DataPower
2 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) AIX
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) UNIX
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (20.00%) Service Management
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.00%) UML
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) ETL
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) VMware
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco
3 5 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) DevExpress
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) Remedy
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago