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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 22 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 16.92% 12.09% 15.38%
As % of the Vendors category 38.60% 24.44% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 24
Average salary £32,500 £38,250 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.03% -20.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
57 45 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 43.85% 49.45% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 81
Average salary £34,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.18% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,375 £35,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 23 (58.97%) Finance
2 19 (48.72%) Marketing
3 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
4 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 12 (30.77%) MS Office
6 10 (25.64%) Photoshop
6 10 (25.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (25.64%) Adobe After Effects
6 10 (25.64%) Strategic Planning
6 10 (25.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (25.64%) Social Media
7 9 (23.08%) Analytics
7 9 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (23.08%) Marketing Management
7 9 (23.08%) Google
7 9 (23.08%) Pay per click
7 9 (23.08%) Search Engine Marketing
7 9 (23.08%) Google Analytics
7 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (23.08%) Campaign Management
7 9 (23.08%) Logistics
7 9 (23.08%) Project Management
7 9 (23.08%) SEO
7 9 (23.08%) B2B
7 9 (23.08%) B2C
8 8 (20.51%) Oracle
8 8 (20.51%) SQL
9 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
9 7 (17.95%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (17.95%) SharePoint

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (30.77%) MS Office
3 10 (25.64%) Photoshop
3 10 (25.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (25.64%) Adobe After Effects
3 10 (25.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle ERP
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) LAN
1 1 (2.56%) VoIP
1 1 (2.56%) WAN
1 1 (2.56%) DHCP
1 1 (2.56%) VPN
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
1 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) DB2
4 1 (2.56%) OLAP
4 1 (2.56%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.56%) ClearCase
General
1 23 (58.97%) Finance
2 19 (48.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) PPC Executive
1 9 (23.08%) PPC Manager
1 9 (23.08%) PPC Analyst
1 9 (23.08%) PPC Specialist
2 7 (17.95%) Project Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Trainer
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Social Media
2 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Strategic Planning
2 9 (23.08%) Analytics
2 9 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (23.08%) Marketing Management
2 9 (23.08%) Pay per click
2 9 (23.08%) Search Engine Marketing
2 9 (23.08%) Campaign Management
2 9 (23.08%) Logistics
2 9 (23.08%) Project Management
2 9 (23.08%) SEO
2 9 (23.08%) B2B
2 9 (23.08%) B2C
3 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
3 7 (17.95%) ERP
3 7 (17.95%) Time Management
3 7 (17.95%) QMS
4 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (15.38%) ETL
4 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.56%) vCloud
1 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Google
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle
3 6 (15.38%) HP
4 4 (10.26%) Dell
5 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) EMC
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) ProCurve
6 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
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