The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Towcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank - 1 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Towcester - 71.43% -
As % of the Vendors category - 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £34,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Microsoft
Northamptonshire

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

Vendors Category
Towcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Towcester 100.00% 71.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Towcester

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Towcester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Towcester

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Towcester

Microsoft
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Towcester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Towcester 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SAP EHS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Towcester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Towcester 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP EHS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP