The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cleveland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cleveland 33.33% 33.33% -
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cleveland region.

Vendors Category
Cleveland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cleveland 33.33% 100.00% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 13
Average salary £37,500 £47,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.21% +1.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Cleveland

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Cleveland

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cleveland

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Cleveland

Microsoft
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cleveland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cleveland 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 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Multithreading
1 6 (85.71%) WPF
1 6 (85.71%) Modbus
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cleveland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cleveland 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 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) Modbus
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Manager
2 1 (14.29%) PPC Manager
2 1 (14.29%) PPC Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) PPC Executive
2 1 (14.29%) PPC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google