The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 16.07% 10.95% 12.26%
As % of the Vendors category 36.00% 31.25% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 6
Median salary £25,500 £37,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,600 £28,125
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 Knutsford region.

Vendors Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 44.64% 35.04% 47.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 43 35
Median salary £25,500 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.14% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of job ads across the Knutsford region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Knutsford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Knutsford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
4 6 (37.50%) .NET
5 5 (31.25%) Service Management
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) NAS
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 5 (31.25%) Office 365
6 4 (25.00%) Software Licensing
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) Android
6 4 (25.00%) SpecFlow
6 4 (25.00%) DevOps
6 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (25.00%) Time Management
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) Cognizant
6 4 (25.00%) Code Coverage
6 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) NAS
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) TestComplete
3 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Technical Support
2 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Android
4 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (25.00%) Code Coverage
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cognizant
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
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