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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Cheshire / Macclesfield
Rank 7 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 30.19% 28.13% 23.08%
As % of the Vendors category 64.00% 58.06% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 36
Median salary £27,000 £32,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -38.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +2.00%

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
25 31 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 47.17% 48.44% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 50
Median salary £27,500 £33,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,300 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of job ads across the Macclesfield region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 21 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (44.74%) MySQL
3 16 (42.11%) MVC
3 16 (42.11%) CSS
3 16 (42.11%) C#
3 16 (42.11%) HTML
3 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 16 (42.11%) jQuery
4 15 (39.47%) .NET
4 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
5 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
6 13 (34.21%) VB.NET
6 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
6 13 (34.21%) AngularJS
7 12 (31.58%) SQL
8 11 (28.95%) Windows
9 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
10 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (15.79%) Office 365
10 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 5 (13.16%) MCSA
11 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
12 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (10.53%) SDLC
12 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (10.53%) Symantec
12 4 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) NAS
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
1 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (44.74%) MySQL
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) C# Developer
3 13 (34.21%) .NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Graduate
3 13 (34.21%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Graduate C# Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Graduate Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Junior
3 13 (34.21%) Junior .NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Junior C# Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) CSS
1 16 (42.11%) HTML
1 16 (42.11%) jQuery
2 15 (39.47%) .NET
3 13 (34.21%) AngularJS
3 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.89%) Ajax
4 3 (7.89%) CSS3
4 3 (7.89%) HTML5
5 2 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) Mac OS X
4 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
4 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) MVC
2 4 (10.53%) Migration
2 4 (10.53%) SDLC
2 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL
3 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
3 3 (7.89%) Scrum
3 3 (7.89%) Web Development
4 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) ETL
4 2 (5.26%) ETL Development
4 2 (5.26%) High Availability
4 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) C#
1 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 13 (34.21%) VB.NET
3 12 (31.58%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) MCSA
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (7.89%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Symantec
2 3 (7.89%) Apple
2 3 (7.89%) Citrix
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) NetApp
3 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.63%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) Wyse