The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 17 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 16.25% 32.31% 36.96%
As % of the Vendors category 23.21% 58.33% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 17
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £65,000 £48,800
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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 Rochdale region.

Vendors Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
56 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 70.00% 55.38% 67.39%
Number of salaries quoted 56 34 31
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,750 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

The demand trend of job ads across the Rochdale region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Rochdale region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Rochdale

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 19 (90.48%) Windows
1 19 (90.48%) VMware
2 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
4 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (57.14%) SCCM
5 12 (57.14%) Office 365
5 12 (57.14%) Firewall
6 11 (52.38%) Cisco
7 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
7 10 (47.62%) vSphere
8 9 (42.86%) Puppet
8 9 (42.86%) vCloud
8 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
8 9 (42.86%) Linux
8 9 (42.86%) IIS
8 9 (42.86%) Internet
8 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
9 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
9 8 (38.10%) Veeam
9 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (38.10%) Zerto
10 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 7 (33.33%) Citrix
11 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale 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 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 9 (42.86%) IIS
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (23.81%) Apache
5 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (57.14%) Office 365
2 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (19.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (19.05%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (19.05%) Amazon S3
3 4 (19.05%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (19.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (19.05%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (19.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) Internet
3 5 (23.81%) IPsec
3 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (19.05%) ADSL
4 4 (19.05%) DHCP
4 4 (19.05%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) IP Telephony
5 3 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 3 (14.29%) SAN
5 3 (14.29%) SNMP
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) Neo4j
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Senior DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
1 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) LAMP
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (19.05%) PKI
2 3 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
3 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (23.81%) Coaching
4 5 (23.81%) Web Development
5 4 (19.05%) Auto-Scaling
6 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 3 (14.29%) Network Management
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) MCP
2 3 (14.29%) MCSA
2 3 (14.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) vSphere
3 9 (42.86%) vCloud
4 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
4 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (14.29%) NFS
5 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 3 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) SCCM
2 9 (42.86%) Puppet
3 5 (23.81%) Ansible
3 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (23.81%) vMotion
4 4 (19.05%) PowerCLI
4 4 (19.05%) RANCID
4 4 (19.05%) vRealize
5 3 (14.29%) Nagios
5 3 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 8 (38.10%) Veeam
3 8 (38.10%) Zerto
4 7 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (19.05%) Juniper
5 4 (19.05%) WatchGuard
6 3 (14.29%) Apple
6 3 (14.29%) Dell
6 3 (14.29%) HP
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
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