The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 12.99% 16.43% 20.00%
As % of the Vendors category 25.64% 56.10% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 29
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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 Macclesfield region.

Vendors Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
39 41 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 50.65% 29.29% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 65
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) .NET
3 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
4 12 (36.36%) HTML
4 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 12 (36.36%) CSS
4 12 (36.36%) Resource Management
4 12 (36.36%) PhoneGap
4 12 (36.36%) User Experience
5 11 (33.33%) Apple Swift
5 11 (33.33%) Xamarin
5 11 (33.33%) HTML5
5 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (33.33%) Objective-C
5 11 (33.33%) Telerik
5 11 (33.33%) Subversion
6 9 (27.27%) MS Office
7 8 (24.24%) Project Management
8 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
8 7 (21.21%) Windows
9 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.15%) VMware
10 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (15.15%) DNS
10 5 (15.15%) Cisco
11 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (12.12%) DHCP
11 4 (12.12%) ETL
11 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
11 4 (12.12%) T-SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) DHCP
3 3 (9.09%) LAN
3 3 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) VoIP
4 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
4 2 (6.06%) FTP
4 2 (6.06%) IPv4
5 1 (3.03%) Intranet
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (9.09%) OLAP
2 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 10 (30.30%) Software Development Manager
2 10 (30.30%) Software Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Junior
6 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Network Support
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support
7 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) .NET
2 12 (36.36%) HTML
2 12 (36.36%) CSS
2 12 (36.36%) PhoneGap
3 11 (33.33%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) Ajax
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) WCF
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) User Experience
2 3 (9.09%) Data Extraction
2 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
2 3 (9.09%) Statistics
3 2 (6.06%) Photography
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
2 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Resource Management
2 8 (24.24%) Project Management
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) ETL
4 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Time Management
6 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.06%) SDLC
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
7 1 (3.03%) CRM
7 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.03%) MVC
7 1 (3.03%) Scrum
7 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.03%) Complex ETL
7 1 (3.03%) Database Security
7 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.03%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 11 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 11 (33.33%) Apple Swift
4 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.09%) VBA
5 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Telerik
1 11 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 5 (15.15%) VMware
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Apple
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) DevExpress
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
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