The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Nantwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nantwich 100.00% 12.82% 18.18%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 33.33% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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 Nantwich region.

Vendors Category
Nantwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nantwich 100.00% 38.46% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Nantwich

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Nantwich

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Nantwich

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Nantwich

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Nantwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Nantwich region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Nantwich

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nantwich

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nantwich 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) MCITP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Intranet
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Retail

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Nantwich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nantwich 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) Intranet
3 1 (14.29%) DSL
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCITP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) BT
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix