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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank - 9 8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale - 11.76% 12.90%
As % of the Vendors category - 20.00% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £27,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
15 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale 57.69% 58.82% 70.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 17
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Sale

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Sale region as a proportion of the total demand within 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