The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 9 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 32 40 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 17.30% 23.53% 10.28%
As % of the Vendors category 38.55% 65.57% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 21
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +2.00%

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

Vendors Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
83 61 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 44.86% 35.88% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79 52 52
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Stockport

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stockport

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 20 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 49 (55.68%) Windows
2 46 (52.27%) Active Directory
3 38 (43.18%) MS Excel
4 34 (38.64%) SQL Server
5 26 (29.55%) Windows Server
6 25 (28.41%) .NET
6 25 (28.41%) MS Exchange
7 23 (26.14%) HTML
7 23 (26.14%) SQL
7 23 (26.14%) VMware
8 21 (23.86%) ITIL
8 21 (23.86%) Windows 7
9 19 (21.59%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (21.59%) C#
10 18 (20.45%) jQuery
11 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET
11 17 (19.32%) CSS
12 16 (18.18%) Cisco
12 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (15.91%) Terminal Services
13 14 (15.91%) JavaScript
13 14 (15.91%) CMDB
14 13 (14.77%) ISEB
15 12 (13.64%) QA
16 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (11.36%) Windows 10
16 10 (11.36%) Case Management
17 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (10.23%) Mac OS X

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 25 (28.41%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.68%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.68%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.27%) WordPress
5 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 38 (43.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.82%) MS Office
3 2 (2.27%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.41%) Office 365
4 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) LAN
1 6 (6.82%) WAN
2 5 (5.68%) Internet
3 3 (3.41%) DHCP
3 3 (3.41%) DNS
3 3 (3.41%) SAN
3 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.27%) VoIP
4 2 (2.27%) VPN
4 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.41%) MySQL
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.14%) FileMaker
6 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.68%) JUnit
2 5 (5.68%) Maven
3 4 (4.55%) JIRA
4 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.27%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.14%) Hudson
5 1 (1.14%) NUnit
5 1 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.14%) Selenium
5 1 (1.14%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.14%) Subversion
5 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (6.82%) Marketing
2 3 (3.41%) Automotive
3 2 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (29.55%) Developer
2 17 (19.32%) 2nd Line Support
3 16 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 16 (18.18%) Support Technician
4 14 (15.91%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 12 (13.64%) QA Tester
5 12 (13.64%) Senior QA Tester
5 12 (13.64%) Senior Tester
5 12 (13.64%) Tester
6 11 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
8 8 (9.09%) Active Directory Support
8 8 (9.09%) Active Directory Support Engineer
8 8 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (9.09%) C# Developer
8 8 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
8 8 (9.09%) Lead Tester
8 8 (9.09%) QA Leader
8 8 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.41%) .NET
2 23 (26.14%) HTML
3 18 (20.45%) jQuery
4 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET
4 17 (19.32%) CSS
5 8 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 7 (7.95%) Spring
7 6 (6.82%) Hibernate
8 5 (5.68%) HTML5
8 5 (5.68%) J2EE
8 5 (5.68%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (5.68%) Spring Boot
9 4 (4.55%) Ajax
9 4 (4.55%) CSS3
9 4 (4.55%) WCF
9 4 (4.55%) XML
10 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (3.41%) Web Services
11 2 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (2.27%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.91%) CMDB
3 8 (9.09%) iPad
4 6 (6.82%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.68%) Replication
6 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.14%) Clustering
7 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (55.68%) Windows
2 26 (29.55%) Windows Server
3 21 (23.86%) Windows 7
4 10 (11.36%) Windows 10
5 9 (10.23%) Mac OS X
6 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.68%) Android
7 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.27%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.86%) ITIL
2 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (11.36%) Case Management
4 8 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 8 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
4 8 (9.09%) Web Development
5 7 (7.95%) MVC
6 5 (5.68%) Feasibility Study
6 5 (5.68%) Microservices
7 4 (4.55%) Android Development
7 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.55%) iOS Development
7 4 (4.55%) Product Management
7 4 (4.55%) Project Management
7 4 (4.55%) Software Testing
7 4 (4.55%) TDD
7 4 (4.55%) Test Management
7 4 (4.55%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.41%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.14%) SQL
2 19 (21.59%) C#
3 14 (15.91%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.82%) Java
5 5 (5.68%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.55%) VB
6 4 (4.55%) VB6
7 3 (3.41%) PHP
8 2 (2.27%) Ruby
9 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) ISEB
2 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.95%) Degree
4 4 (4.55%) MCP
5 3 (3.41%) MCDBA
5 3 (3.41%) MCITP
5 3 (3.41%) MCTS
6 1 (1.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.91%) Terminal Services
3 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.41%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (26.14%) VMware
2 16 (18.18%) Cisco
3 6 (6.82%) Oracle
4 5 (5.68%) Citrix
5 3 (3.41%) Intel Security
6 2 (2.27%) Adobe
7 1 (1.14%) Apple
7 1 (1.14%) AVG
7 1 (1.14%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.14%) Panasonic
7 1 (1.14%) Sage
7 1 (1.14%) Splunk
7 1 (1.14%) Veeam
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