The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Macclesfield region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 13 12 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 22 43 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 20.37% 23.12% 6.99%
As % of the Vendors category 52.38% 55.13% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 9
Average salary £38,500 £28,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.08% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
42 78 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 38.89% 41.94% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32 68 26
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £34,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Cheshire

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 25 (71.43%) C#
1 25 (71.43%) .NET
2 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
3 22 (62.86%) Windows
4 21 (60.00%) Visual Studio
5 18 (51.43%) XML
5 18 (51.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (48.57%) Web Services
7 16 (45.71%) SQL
8 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (34.29%) WCF
9 12 (34.29%) WPF
9 12 (34.29%) VBA
10 11 (31.43%) SOAP
10 11 (31.43%) MySQL
11 9 (25.71%) Finance
11 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
12 8 (22.86%) UML
12 8 (22.86%) LINQ
13 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (20.00%) REST
13 7 (20.00%) MSMQ
13 7 (20.00%) Oracle
13 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
14 6 (17.14%) Web Development
14 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (17.14%) jQuery
14 6 (17.14%) Data Integration
15 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 2 (5.71%) ColdFusion
1 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Drupal
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) LaTeX
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (51.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (31.43%) MySQL
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.71%) DB2
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (11.43%) Subversion
5 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) C# Developer
3 11 (31.43%) Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Software Developer
5 9 (25.71%) .NET Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (11.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
8 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
9 2 (5.71%) Consultant
9 2 (5.71%) Head of Development
9 2 (5.71%) Head of Software Development
10 1 (2.86%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
10 1 (2.86%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) .NET
2 18 (51.43%) XML
3 17 (48.57%) Web Services
4 12 (34.29%) WCF
4 12 (34.29%) WPF
5 11 (31.43%) SOAP
6 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
7 8 (22.86%) LINQ
8 7 (20.00%) REST
8 7 (20.00%) MSMQ
9 6 (17.14%) jQuery
10 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 4 (11.43%) Classic ASP
12 3 (8.57%) HTML
13 2 (5.71%) WebSphere MQ
13 2 (5.71%) Middleware
13 2 (5.71%) CSS
14 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 1 (2.86%) HTML5
14 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.71%) NHS
2 2 (5.71%) iPhone
2 2 (5.71%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.86%) Video Editing
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) zOS
2 2 (5.71%) OS/400
2 2 (5.71%) AIX
2 2 (5.71%) HPUX
2 2 (5.71%) Solaris
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) SUSE
2 2 (5.71%) Android
2 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) UML
3 6 (17.14%) Web Development
4 4 (11.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.43%) System Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Scrum
6 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) TDD
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Business Development
6 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.71%) Android Development
6 2 (5.71%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.86%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) C#
2 16 (45.71%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) VBA
4 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) VB6
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) VB
6 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) PMP
1 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.71%) KVM
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Sencha
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco
3 3 (8.57%) Adobe
3 3 (8.57%) CA
4 2 (5.71%) NetApp
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) Juniper
4 2 (5.71%) BMC
4 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.71%) Symantec
4 2 (5.71%) IBM
4 2 (5.71%) HP
4 2 (5.71%) EMC
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Brocade
4 2 (5.71%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (2.86%) Polycom
5 1 (2.86%) Tandberg
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