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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Manchester / Oldham
Rank 15 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 19 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 21.11% 15.00% 46.00%
As % of the Vendors category 79.17% 85.71% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 23
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £41,800
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 Oldham region.

Vendors Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 26.67% 17.50% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 25
Median salary £30,000 £27,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 16 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Oldham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 16 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 30 (65.22%) MS Excel
2 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
3 17 (36.96%) VMware
4 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (32.61%) Firewall
5 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
6 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (28.26%) Windows
8 12 (26.09%) ITIL
8 12 (26.09%) Office 365
9 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
9 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (21.74%) MS Office
10 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
11 9 (19.57%) Cisco
11 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (17.39%) ITSM
12 8 (17.39%) Change Management
12 8 (17.39%) CCNA
12 8 (17.39%) Juniper
12 8 (17.39%) NetApp
12 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
12 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (17.39%) HTML
12 8 (17.39%) Java
12 8 (17.39%) Oracle
12 8 (17.39%) CSS
12 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
12 8 (17.39%) Data Centre

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 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) SAS
3 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (65.22%) MS Excel
2 10 (21.74%) MS Office
3 3 (6.52%) SPSS
4 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Office 365
2 4 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) Firewall
2 8 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (15.22%) DNS
3 7 (15.22%) LAN
3 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
3 7 (15.22%) WAN
4 6 (13.04%) DHCP
4 6 (13.04%) VoIP
5 5 (10.87%) Internet
6 3 (6.52%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.35%) SAN
8 1 (2.17%) Extranet
8 1 (2.17%) Intranet
8 1 (2.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.52%) Power BI
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Subversion
1 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 7 (15.22%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Wintel Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (15.22%) Developer
4 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 6 (13.04%) Support Technician
5 5 (10.87%) Server Support
5 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (6.52%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) CSS
1 8 (17.39%) HTML
2 7 (15.22%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (10.87%) Web Services
5 4 (8.70%) ADO.NET
5 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (8.70%) Dapper ORM
5 4 (8.70%) Google Maps API
5 4 (8.70%) HTML5
5 4 (8.70%) jQuery
5 4 (8.70%) SignalR
6 3 (6.52%) JSON
6 3 (6.52%) Servlets
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.70%) User Experience
5 1 (2.17%) APACS
5 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.17%) EMV
5 1 (2.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
5 5 (10.87%) Linux
5 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) ITIL
2 8 (17.39%) Change Management
2 8 (17.39%) ITSM
2 8 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (15.22%) MVC
4 6 (13.04%) DevOps
4 6 (13.04%) Line Management
5 5 (10.87%) Load Testing
5 5 (10.87%) Problem Management
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.87%) Web Development
6 4 (8.70%) Validation
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.52%) Project Management
8 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.39%) Java
3 7 (15.22%) C#
4 5 (10.87%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.70%) C
6 3 (6.52%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (17.39%) CCNA
2 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (17.39%) NCDA
3 6 (13.04%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) MCP
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) PA-DSS
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) VMware
2 9 (19.57%) Cisco
3 8 (17.39%) Juniper
3 8 (17.39%) NetApp
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.70%) Google
5 3 (6.52%) Citrix
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