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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 42.59% 40.00% 23.02%
As % of the Vendors category 85.19% 55.17% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 31
Average salary £35,500 £31,000 £32,620
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.51% -4.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £36,400 £38,289
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
27 29 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 50.00% 72.50% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 59
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £32,620
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -0.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £38,240 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Oldham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 15 (55.56%) MS Office
2 14 (51.85%) Change Management
3 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
3 13 (48.15%) Problem Management
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco
5 11 (40.74%) Windows
6 10 (37.04%) Incident Management
6 10 (37.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 8 (29.63%) Sun
8 8 (29.63%) Citrix
9 7 (25.93%) ITIL
9 7 (25.93%) ERP
9 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
9 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
9 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (22.22%) LAN
10 6 (22.22%) WAN
10 6 (22.22%) DHCP
10 6 (22.22%) DNS
10 6 (22.22%) VMware
10 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
11 5 (18.52%) WLAN
11 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
11 5 (18.52%) VPN
11 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) MS Office
2 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) WAN
1 6 (22.22%) DHCP
1 6 (22.22%) DNS
1 6 (22.22%) LAN
2 5 (18.52%) WLAN
2 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) Network Security
3 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.70%) DMZ
4 1 (3.70%) MPLS
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 6 (22.22%) Technical Team Leader
1 6 (22.22%) Team Leader
1 6 (22.22%) IT Support
1 6 (22.22%) Operations Team Leader
2 5 (18.52%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Support
3 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) EDI
1 1 (3.70%) EDIFACT
1 1 (3.70%) Ajax
1 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
1 1 (3.70%) HTML5
1 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) CMDB
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) EMV
2 1 (3.70%) W3C
2 1 (3.70%) APACS
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Change Management
2 13 (48.15%) Problem Management
3 10 (37.04%) Incident Management
3 10 (37.04%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL
4 7 (25.93%) ERP
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
6 3 (11.11%) Line Management
7 2 (7.41%) IT Asset Management
7 2 (7.41%) People Management
7 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
8 1 (3.70%) Service Management
8 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) Web Development
8 1 (3.70%) Time Management
8 1 (3.70%) OWASP
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) Sun
2 8 (29.63%) Citrix
3 6 (22.22%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle
5 3 (11.11%) CA
5 3 (11.11%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) Juniper
Oldham, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
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