The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 32 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 25.81% 20.00% 21.43%
As % of the Vendors category 52.46% 39.34% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 12
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £17,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
61 61 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 49.19% 50.83% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 58 55 16
Average salary £35,000 £24,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -32.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Wilmslow region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 67 (81.71%) Finance
2 43 (52.44%) MS Excel
3 41 (50.00%) C#
4 40 (48.78%) .NET
5 37 (45.12%) Windows
5 37 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (39.02%) CSS
7 30 (36.59%) HTML
7 30 (36.59%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (35.37%) AngularJS
8 29 (35.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 29 (35.37%) HTML5
8 29 (35.37%) SQL Server
8 29 (35.37%) jQuery
9 28 (34.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 28 (34.15%) SpecFlow
10 27 (32.93%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (32.93%) TDD
10 27 (32.93%) Scrum
10 27 (32.93%) Visual Studio
10 27 (32.93%) ASP.NET
11 24 (29.27%) MVC
11 24 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 24 (29.27%) Selenium
11 24 (29.27%) WCF
11 24 (29.27%) NHibernate
11 24 (29.27%) JSON
11 24 (29.27%) NServiceBus
11 24 (29.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (29.27%) Castle Windsor

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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.

Application Platforms
1 24 (29.27%) NServiceBus
2 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.66%) IIS
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
4 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 43 (52.44%) MS Excel
2 13 (15.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.22%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.39%) LAN
1 20 (24.39%) WAN
1 20 (24.39%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (6.10%) HTTP
3 4 (4.88%) Internet
4 1 (1.22%) VPN
4 1 (1.22%) DNS
4 1 (1.22%) DHCP
4 1 (1.22%) SAN
4 1 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.37%) SQL Server
2 24 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 28 (34.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 28 (34.15%) SpecFlow
2 27 (32.93%) Visual Studio
3 24 (29.27%) Selenium
4 5 (6.10%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (4.88%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 67 (81.71%) Finance
2 18 (21.95%) Back Office
3 4 (4.88%) Marketing
3 4 (4.88%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (43.90%) Analyst
2 22 (26.83%) Administrator
2 22 (26.83%) Analyst Programmer
2 22 (26.83%) Programmer
3 20 (24.39%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 20 (24.39%) .NET Programmer
4 19 (23.17%) Systems Administrator
5 18 (21.95%) Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Lead Programmer
6 6 (7.32%) Lead Analyst Programmer
6 6 (7.32%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.10%) UI Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) UI Programmer
8 4 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.88%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Product Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (48.78%) .NET
2 32 (39.02%) CSS
3 30 (36.59%) HTML
4 29 (35.37%) AngularJS
4 29 (35.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 29 (35.37%) HTML5
4 29 (35.37%) jQuery
5 27 (32.93%) ASP.NET
6 24 (29.27%) WCF
6 24 (29.27%) NHibernate
6 24 (29.27%) JSON
6 24 (29.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (29.27%) Castle Windsor
6 24 (29.27%) CSS3
7 4 (4.88%) Gherkin
8 3 (3.66%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.44%) XML
10 1 (1.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (36.59%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.76%) User Experience
4 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 37 (45.12%) Windows
2 16 (19.51%) UNIX
3 3 (3.66%) Android
3 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.93%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (32.93%) TDD
2 27 (32.93%) Scrum
3 24 (29.27%) MVC
4 23 (28.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (9.76%) OO
6 7 (8.54%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.32%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.10%) ITIL
8 5 (6.10%) Web Usability
9 4 (4.88%) Test Automation
9 4 (4.88%) ERP
9 4 (4.88%) Project Management
9 4 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.88%) Time Management
9 4 (4.88%) Product Management
9 4 (4.88%) Competitive Intelligence
9 4 (4.88%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (10.98%) SQL
3 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.22%) XPath
5 1 (1.22%) C
5 1 (1.22%) VB
5 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.22%) VBA
5 1 (1.22%) Java
5 1 (1.22%) C++
5 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) CCNA
1 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.44%) CCNP
2 2 (2.44%) MCSE
2 2 (2.44%) MCP
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.22%) RHCE
3 1 (1.22%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.95%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) VMware
2 4 (4.88%) Open Text
3 3 (3.66%) IBM
4 1 (1.22%) SAP
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle
4 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.22%) Sage
4 1 (1.22%) CommVault
4 1 (1.22%) Dell
4 1 (1.22%) Citrix
4 1 (1.22%) Veeam
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