The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Manchester / Salford
Rank 6 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 17.24% 6.67% 21.05%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 14.29% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 14
Median salary £44,125 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.07% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £23,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Vendors Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 14 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 68.97% 46.67% 65.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 43
Median salary £37,747 £22,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.57% -45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,325 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Salford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Salford region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Salford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Salford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 6 (31.58%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
6 4 (21.05%) Office 365
6 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) WAN
6 4 (21.05%) CRM
6 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
6 4 (21.05%) LAN
7 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) Firewall
7 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) SCOM
7 3 (15.79%) Windows 8

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) LAN
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) Skype
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) VoIP
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
3 2 (10.53%) WLAN
4 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.26%) SSH
4 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
1 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) CRM Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Document Management
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.26%) System Testing
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
4 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) DBS Check
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCOM
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) Avaya
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) ForgeRock
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
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