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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 20.00% 28.77% 44.00%
As % of the Vendors category 31.82% 45.65% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 22
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +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
44 46 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 62.86% 63.01% 54.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 44 27
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (71.43%) Windows
1 15 (71.43%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco
5 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 8 (38.10%) Firewall
6 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (38.10%) SCCM
7 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 7 (33.33%) vSphere
7 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (33.33%) Office 365
7 7 (33.33%) Internet
8 6 (28.57%) IIS
8 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
8 6 (28.57%) Linux
8 6 (28.57%) Identity Management
8 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
8 6 (28.57%) vCloud
8 6 (28.57%) Neo4j
8 6 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (28.57%) Puppet
8 6 (28.57%) MongoDB
8 6 (28.57%) NoSQL
8 6 (28.57%) Customer Engagement

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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (28.57%) IIS
3 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.52%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon S3
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (9.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (9.52%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (9.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) Internet
3 5 (23.81%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) ADSL
5 3 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
5 3 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 3 (14.29%) SNMP
5 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (9.52%) IPsec
6 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (9.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 6 (28.57%) Neo4j
2 6 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) DBA
1 6 (28.57%) SQL DBA
2 5 (23.81%) Senior DBA
2 5 (23.81%) Senior SQL DBA
2 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) ELK Stack
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (19.05%) PKI
1 4 (19.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 6 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 6 (28.57%) Identity Management
2 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Network Management
5 2 (9.52%) Auto-Scaling
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
2 2 (9.52%) MCSA
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO 9001
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (33.33%) vSphere
4 6 (28.57%) vCloud
5 3 (14.29%) NFS
6 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 2 (9.52%) XenApp
7 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) SCCM
2 6 (28.57%) Puppet
3 4 (19.05%) RANCID
3 4 (19.05%) vRealize
4 3 (14.29%) Nagios
4 3 (14.29%) SCOM
5 2 (9.52%) Ansible
5 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (9.52%) vMotion
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 5 (23.81%) Veeam
3 5 (23.81%) Zerto
4 4 (19.05%) Juniper
5 3 (14.29%) Dell
5 3 (14.29%) WatchGuard
6 2 (9.52%) Apple
6 2 (9.52%) HP
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