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 August 2016 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 44.23% 18.75% 15.38%
As % of the Vendors category 74.19% 37.50% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 2
Median salary £32,500 £30,750 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% -7.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £23,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,592 £44,000 £38,250
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Microsoft
Manchester

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
31 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 59.62% 50.00% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 2
Median salary £32,500 £21,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £17,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £38,250 £35,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Oldham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 18 (51.43%) MS Excel
2 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
4 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 10 (28.57%) Java
5 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 9 (25.71%) Problem Management
5 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (22.86%) Perl
6 8 (22.86%) ITIL
6 8 (22.86%) Nagios
7 7 (20.00%) VMware
8 6 (17.14%) Cisco
8 6 (17.14%) Windows
8 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
8 6 (17.14%) CSS
8 6 (17.14%) .NET
9 5 (14.29%) C#
9 5 (14.29%) Firewall
9 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (11.43%) Line Management
10 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
10 4 (11.43%) iPad
10 4 (11.43%) NCDA
10 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
10 4 (11.43%) SDLC
10 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
10 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA

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 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (51.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (8.57%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) Skype
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) Power BI
5 1 (2.86%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.43%) Games
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Server Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Server Support
3 8 (22.86%) Server Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Wintel Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Programmer
6 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) .NET
1 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
1 6 (17.14%) CSS
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
2 3 (8.57%) HTML5
2 3 (8.57%) Node.js
2 3 (8.57%) XML
3 2 (5.71%) JSON
3 2 (5.71%) Servlets
4 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) APACS
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) EMV
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.86%) Social Media
3 1 (2.86%) Statistics
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Problem Management
2 8 (22.86%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Change Management
4 4 (11.43%) ITSM
4 4 (11.43%) Line Management
4 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.43%) MVC
4 4 (11.43%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) SDLC
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.86%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (2.86%) Market Research
7 1 (2.86%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 10 (28.57%) Java
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) Perl
5 5 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) CCNA
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.43%) NCDA
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Nagios
2 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco
4 4 (11.43%) Juniper
4 4 (11.43%) NetApp
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) SAP
7 1 (2.86%) Adobe
7 1 (2.86%) AppSense
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