The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 15.69% 18.87% 13.71%
As % of the Vendors category 42.11% 43.48% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 17
Median salary £42,500 £23,913 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+77.73% -14.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £33,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Wigan region.

Vendors Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19 23 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 37.25% 43.40% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 41
Median salary £26,000 £26,956 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.54% -3.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Wigan

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wigan

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) MCSA
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) iPad
3 4 (21.05%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Ajax
4 3 (15.79%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (15.79%) SAP
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) ERP
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan 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:

Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Power BI
2 2 (10.53%) QlikView
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) IT Support
3 4 (21.05%) IT Support Technician
3 4 (21.05%) IT Technician
3 4 (21.05%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Support Technician
4 3 (15.79%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
4 3 (15.79%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Agile C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Agile Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) Ajax
3 3 (15.79%) HTML5
3 3 (15.79%) jQuery
3 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (10.53%) EDI
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.26%) COM
5 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.26%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) iPad
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
1 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
1 5 (26.32%) MVC
2 4 (21.05%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (21.05%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) ERP
3 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
4 2 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (10.53%) Logistics
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) MCSA
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCA
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Citrix
1 3 (15.79%) SAP
1 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) HP
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