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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 9 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 17.19% 19.28% 9.50%
As % of the Vendors category 30.56% 44.44% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 10
Median salary £22,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.15% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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
36 36 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 56.25% 43.37% 52.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 64
Median salary £46,750 £31,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.41% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 10 (58.82%) Windows
1 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) MS Office
3 5 (29.41%) Spiceworks
3 5 (29.41%) CRM
3 5 (29.41%) MCP
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Banking
4 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (17.65%) Machine Learning
5 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Node.js
5 3 (17.65%) Open Source
5 3 (17.65%) SaaS
5 3 (17.65%) iPad
5 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) Java EE
5 3 (17.65%) COBIT
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (17.65%) CMS
5 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (17.65%) MVC

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 3 (17.65%) CMS
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.88%) InDesign
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (35.29%) First Line Help Desk Support
1 6 (35.29%) Help Desk Support
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Architect
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Azure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Principal Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Graphic Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (17.65%) Java EE
2 3 (17.65%) Node.js
3 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) iPad
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) CMDB
4 1 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
1 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Android
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Machine Learning
2 3 (17.65%) MVC
2 3 (17.65%) Open Source
2 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
2 3 (17.65%) SDLC
2 3 (17.65%) Service Management
2 3 (17.65%) SOA
2 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
2 3 (17.65%) UML
2 3 (17.65%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.88%) Copywriting
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.88%) Product Management
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) MCP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Spiceworks
2 3 (17.65%) Cognizant
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) TOWER Software
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago