The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 13 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 2.08% 15.38% 29.73%
As % of the Vendors category 3.23% 40.00% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 11
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +189.06%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Northwich region.

Vendors Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
31 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 64.58% 38.46% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 12
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +103.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £17,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Northwich

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northwich 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northwich 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) OOD
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
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