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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 15.00% 42.59% 50.94%
As % of the Vendors category 32.14% 58.97% 84.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 27
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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 Rochdale region.

Vendors Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
28 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 46.67% 72.22% 60.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 32
Median salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 11 (55.00%) Windows
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
1 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (45.00%) Data Architecture
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (45.00%) Customer Engagement
2 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (45.00%) Neo4j
2 9 (45.00%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (45.00%) Identity Management
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (35.00%) Internet
4 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
4 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (30.00%) ISO 9001
5 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) DNS
5 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
5 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (30.00%) Replication

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 9 (45.00%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (20.00%) IIS
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (15.00%) Office 365
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Internet
2 6 (30.00%) DNS
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (15.00%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
5 3 (15.00%) SNMP
6 2 (10.00%) SMTP
6 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (45.00%) Neo4j
1 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) DBA
1 9 (45.00%) SQL DBA
2 6 (30.00%) Senior DBA
2 6 (30.00%) Senior SQL DBA
3 5 (25.00%) IT Support
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Design Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) IT Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) ELK Stack
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Replication
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
1 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Customer Engagement
1 9 (45.00%) Data Architecture
1 9 (45.00%) Data Modelling
1 9 (45.00%) Identity Management
1 9 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) High Availability
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) ISO 9001
1 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (20.00%) vCloud
3 4 (20.00%) vSphere
4 3 (15.00%) NFS
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
1 4 (20.00%) RANCID
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
1 4 (20.00%) vRealize
2 3 (15.00%) Nagios
2 3 (15.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Juniper
3 3 (15.00%) Dell
3 3 (15.00%) Veeam
3 3 (15.00%) Zerto
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