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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 10 5 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 18.03% 25.00% 5.19%
As % of the Vendors category 44.00% 40.54% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 4
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,400 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
25 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 40.98% 61.67% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 15
Median salary £35,000 £29,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £44,500 £42,500
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 26 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wigan

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (41.18%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) SAP
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) MS Office
5 3 (17.65%) ERP
5 3 (17.65%) LAN
5 3 (17.65%) WAN
5 3 (17.65%) DHCP
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
6 2 (11.76%) iPhone
6 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.76%) iPad
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure

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 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.88%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Power BI
2 1 (5.88%) QlikView
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Business Process Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Process Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Case Management Developer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.76%) COM
2 2 (11.76%) EDI
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.88%) NHibernate
3 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.76%) iPad
1 2 (11.76%) iPhone
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) ERP
2 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (11.76%) Logistics
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Case Management
4 1 (5.88%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Tableau
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 5 days ago