The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Sale region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank - 1 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale - 37.14% -
As % of the Vendors category - 48.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Sale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale 66.67% 77.14% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 15
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,628 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £65,900 £36,736
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Manchester

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

Microsoft
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Sale

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sale region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Capita
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Sale by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sale region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Trainer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Trainer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Capita
Sale, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Sale
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago