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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Cheshire / Northwich
Rank - 10 5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich - 8.33% 20.51%
As % of the Vendors category - 16.67% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Median salary - £31,250 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.34%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
1 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 20.00% 50.00% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 9
Median salary - £65,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +195.45%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

The demand trend of job ads across the Northwich region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 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 Northwich region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
3 6 (31.58%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
3 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
3 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) High Availability
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) CCNA
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (21.05%) Internet
5 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (21.05%) SLA
5 4 (21.05%) CCENT
5 4 (21.05%) Network Management
6 3 (15.79%) SCCM
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (15.79%) Data Mining
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.53%) MS Office
7 2 (10.53%) Windows 7

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (10.53%) MS Office
4 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Back Office
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Developer
2 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Collaboration Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) PKI
1 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) High Availability
2 4 (21.05%) Network Management
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
1 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
1 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCENT
1 4 (21.05%) CCNA
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.26%) SCDPM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) VMware