The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Sale region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 17 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale 2.44% 10.00% -
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 42.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £21,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.66% -
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 Sale region.

Vendors Category
Sale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale 34.15% 23.33% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 7
Median salary £30,000 £21,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Sale

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Sale

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Sale

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Sale

Microsoft
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Sale

For the 6 months to 26 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 Sale region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Sage
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) PMBOK
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Sale 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Support
3 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Line Management
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Sage