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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 12.50% 16.67% 20.69%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 80.00% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 12
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £40,498
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £26,600 £24,175
10% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £37,000 £46,127
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
9 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 37.50% 20.83% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 16
Average salary £21,000 £27,000 £39,246
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -31.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £26,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £46,127 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Oldham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) DHCP
3 7 (53.85%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) ERP
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
5 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (38.46%) WLAN
5 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
5 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) MCSE
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (23.08%) MCP
7 3 (23.08%) MS Office
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) VMware

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DHCP
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) WLAN
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) NAS
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.69%) InterBase
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) IT Support
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Support
2 5 (38.46%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Senior IT Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) EDI
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) W3C
2 1 (7.69%) Handset
2 1 (7.69%) APACS
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
3 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
6 1 (7.69%) UNIX
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
6 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) OWASP
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) MVVM
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) MCSE
3 3 (23.08%) MCP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) NCDA
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (7.69%) MCSA
5 1 (7.69%) CCNP
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Oldham, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Microsoft Training provided
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Professional Computer Services Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Oldham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £27000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Oldham
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago