The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Manchester / Oldham
Rank 26 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 12.73% 32.43% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 73.68% 85.71% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 12
Median salary £23,750 £24,000 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £32,500 £37,300
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oldham region.

Vendors Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 17.27% 37.84% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 14
Median salary £27,000 £24,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -32.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £22,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £43,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

The demand trend of job ads across the Oldham region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Oldham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Oldham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Oldham region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Oldham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 24 (58.54%) MS Excel
2 21 (51.22%) SQL Server
3 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
5 13 (31.71%) Windows
6 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET
6 12 (29.27%) C#
6 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
6 12 (29.27%) SQL
6 12 (29.27%) .NET
6 12 (29.27%) MVC
6 12 (29.27%) VMware
6 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (29.27%) Office 365
7 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
7 11 (26.83%) Degree
7 11 (26.83%) Firewall
7 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
7 11 (26.83%) Internet
7 11 (26.83%) T-SQL
7 11 (26.83%) HTML
7 11 (26.83%) CSS
8 10 (24.39%) MS Office
8 10 (24.39%) ADO.NET
8 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (24.39%) Google
8 10 (24.39%) Validation
8 10 (24.39%) Web Development
8 10 (24.39%) Computer Science

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) SAS
2 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (58.54%) MS Excel
2 10 (24.39%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.88%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) Office 365
2 10 (24.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) Firewall
1 11 (26.83%) Internet
2 7 (17.07%) DNS
2 7 (17.07%) LAN
2 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.07%) WAN
3 6 (14.63%) DHCP
3 6 (14.63%) VoIP
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.88%) SAN
6 1 (2.44%) Extranet
6 1 (2.44%) Intranet
6 1 (2.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (51.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.88%) Power BI
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
1 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 5 (12.20%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Law
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Local Government
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Web Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 6 (14.63%) Support Technician
6 4 (9.76%) Server Support
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Wintel Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Java Server Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Server Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Server Support Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) .NET
1 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET
1 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (26.83%) CSS
2 11 (26.83%) HTML
3 10 (24.39%) ADO.NET
3 10 (24.39%) AngularJS
3 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 10 (24.39%) Dapper ORM
3 10 (24.39%) Google Maps API
3 10 (24.39%) jQuery
3 10 (24.39%) SignalR
3 10 (24.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (19.51%) Web Services
5 4 (9.76%) HTML5
5 4 (9.76%) JSON
6 3 (7.32%) Ajax
6 3 (7.32%) CSS3
6 3 (7.32%) React
7 1 (2.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
2 10 (24.39%) User Experience
3 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.32%) Animation
5 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
3 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.32%) Linux
5 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) MVC
2 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
3 10 (24.39%) Validation
3 10 (24.39%) Web Development
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL
5 4 (9.76%) Change Management
5 4 (9.76%) DevOps
5 4 (9.76%) ITSM
5 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
5 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.32%) Load Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.32%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.88%) CRM
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security
7 2 (4.88%) Line Management
7 2 (4.88%) Security Management
7 2 (4.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) C#
1 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
1 12 (29.27%) SQL
2 11 (26.83%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.76%) C
3 4 (9.76%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
4 1 (2.44%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.76%) CCNA
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.76%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) VMware
2 10 (24.39%) Google
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco
3 4 (9.76%) Juniper
3 4 (9.76%) NetApp
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix
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