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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 14 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 21 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 14.89% 9.39% 13.33%
As % of the Vendors category 42.86% 22.67% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 16
Average salary £32,000 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,950 £22,475 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £38,050 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Knutsford region.

Vendors Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49 75 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 34.75% 41.44% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48 54 41
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £29,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 18 (42.86%) Windows
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
4 13 (30.95%) Marketing
5 12 (28.57%) WAN
6 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (23.81%) ITIL
8 9 (21.43%) Windows XP
8 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
8 9 (21.43%) MS Office
8 9 (21.43%) LAN
8 9 (21.43%) HP
8 9 (21.43%) Firewall
9 8 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (19.05%) Photoshop
9 8 (19.05%) Social Media
9 8 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (19.05%) Adobe After Effects
10 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
10 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (16.67%) ETL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.38%) Lync
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (21.43%) MS Office
3 8 (19.05%) Photoshop
3 8 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (19.05%) Adobe After Effects
3 8 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) WAN
2 9 (21.43%) LAN
2 9 (21.43%) Firewall
3 5 (11.90%) Network Security
4 4 (9.52%) iSCSI
4 4 (9.52%) DHCP
4 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.52%) DNS
4 4 (9.52%) SAN
4 4 (9.52%) Intranet
4 4 (9.52%) Internet
5 3 (7.14%) VPN
5 3 (7.14%) Broadband
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.38%) DB2
5 1 (2.38%) OLAP
5 1 (2.38%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.38%) ClearCase
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
2 5 (11.90%) Systems Manager
3 4 (9.52%) IT Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Support Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (2.38%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Trainer
6 1 (2.38%) IT Support Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
1 5 (11.90%) XML
2 4 (9.52%) XSLT
2 4 (9.52%) Ajax
2 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
2 4 (9.52%) jQuery
2 4 (9.52%) CAML
2 4 (9.52%) REST
2 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.52%) CSS
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
2 4 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) Social Media
3 4 (9.52%) Fat Client
3 4 (9.52%) Thin Client
3 4 (9.52%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.38%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Windows XP
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) ETL
2 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 7 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 6 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (11.90%) Data Security
4 5 (11.90%) SDLC
4 5 (11.90%) Network Management
5 4 (9.52%) Project Planning
5 4 (9.52%) Release Management
5 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (9.52%) Patch Management
5 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 4 (9.52%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) Content Management
5 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.14%) Change Management
6 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) C#
3 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) C
5 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (16.67%) MCSE
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.52%) Degree
4 3 (7.14%) MCP
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
1 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) vSphere
2 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (9.52%) vCloud
3 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Backup Exec
1 4 (9.52%) WSUS
1 4 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) HP
2 7 (16.67%) VMware
3 6 (14.29%) Cisco
3 6 (14.29%) Citrix
4 5 (11.90%) Symantec
5 4 (9.52%) ProCurve
5 4 (9.52%) EMC
6 3 (7.14%) Dell
7 2 (4.76%) Apple
8 1 (2.38%) Sophos
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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