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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 5 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 18.64% 23.88% 7.89%
As % of the Vendors category 42.31% 43.24% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 6
Median salary £24,500 £28,250 £18,145
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.27% +55.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,750 £28,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
26 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 44.07% 55.22% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 22
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £22,950 £21,629
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wigan

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) MS Office
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) iPhone
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) COM
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (15.38%) iPad
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8

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 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
3 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Power BI
1 1 (7.69%) QlikView
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) COM
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) EDI
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 2 (15.38%) iPad
1 2 (15.38%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Case Management
3 1 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau
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