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 24 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Manchester / Wigan
Rank 11 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 17.39% 18.75% 15.09%
As % of the Vendors category 47.06% 34.62% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 14
Median salary £27,250 £23,913 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.95% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £21,050 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,239 £28,700
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%

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
17 26 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 36.96% 54.17% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 36
Median salary £40,000 £28,206 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.81% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £21,913 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 24 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wigan

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) iPad
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) MCSA
3 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) MS Office
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%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Dynamics NAV
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Power BI
2 2 (10.53%) QlikView
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) IT Support
4 4 (21.05%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (15.79%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (15.79%) IT Technician
5 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) Ajax
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) HTML5
3 3 (15.79%) jQuery
3 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.26%) EDI
4 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.26%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) FMCG
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) MVC
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.79%) ERP
2 3 (15.79%) Issue Tracking
2 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
2 3 (15.79%) OO
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) TDD
2 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
3 2 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (10.53%) Logistics
3 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) OOP
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (21.05%) MCSA
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) CCA
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) MCTS
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) SAP
1 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) Dell
2 2 (10.53%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) Avaya
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Wonderware
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