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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 41.94% 18.87% 30.61%
As % of the Vendors category 65.00% 50.00% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 14
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
20 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 64.52% 37.74% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 19
Average salary £27,500 £33,556 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.04% +3.24%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 14 (63.64%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
5 8 (36.36%) .NET
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
6 7 (31.82%) OO
6 7 (31.82%) C++
6 7 (31.82%) XML
6 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
6 7 (31.82%) Games
6 7 (31.82%) C
6 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
7 6 (27.27%) SDLC
7 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
9 4 (18.18%) iPad
9 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
10 3 (13.64%) Ajax
10 3 (13.64%) MVC
10 3 (13.64%) Firewall
10 3 (13.64%) CSS
10 3 (13.64%) Web Services
10 3 (13.64%) MS Office
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Node.js
3 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.55%) CMS
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) SMTP
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) Skype
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (31.82%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Games Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Programmer
4 5 (22.73%) C# Programmer
4 5 (22.73%) Software Programmer
5 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
1 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 7 (31.82%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) Ajax
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) D3.js
4 1 (4.55%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Copywriting
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
2 1 (4.55%) Statistics
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
2 7 (31.82%) OO
3 6 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) OWASP
4 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.55%) Market Research
5 1 (4.55%) Pay per click
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) C
3 7 (31.82%) C++
4 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) AirWatch
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) AppSense
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
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