The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Daresbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank - 4 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Daresbury - 16.67% -
As % of the Vendors category - 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £18,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Microsoft
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Daresbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Daresbury 36.36% 83.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £22,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Daresbury

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Daresbury

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Daresbury

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Daresbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Daresbury

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Daresbury 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 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) CCA
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Daresbury by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Daresbury 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CCA
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam