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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 2 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 18 46 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 29.51% 39.32% 11.11%
As % of the Vendors category 64.29% 74.19% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 6
Average salary £39,388 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.52% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £31,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
28 62 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 45.90% 52.99% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 59 14
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +33.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £31,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £31,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
4 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
5 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (24.32%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (24.32%) Back Office
6 9 (24.32%) VMware
6 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (24.32%) UNIX
6 9 (24.32%) LAN
6 9 (24.32%) WAN
6 9 (24.32%) .NET
7 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
7 8 (21.62%) Finance
8 7 (18.92%) SCCM
8 7 (18.92%) Firewall
8 7 (18.92%) DNS
8 7 (18.92%) SLA
8 7 (18.92%) C#
8 7 (18.92%) HTML
8 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
8 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
9 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
9 6 (16.22%) Web Services
9 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
9 6 (16.22%) jQuery
9 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
9 6 (16.22%) MVC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.41%) NServiceBus
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) LAN
1 9 (24.32%) WAN
1 9 (24.32%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (18.92%) Firewall
2 7 (18.92%) DNS
3 5 (13.51%) VoIP
3 5 (13.51%) VPN
4 4 (10.81%) SMTP
4 4 (10.81%) Broadband
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.11%) DHCP
6 2 (5.41%) Internet
7 1 (2.70%) VLAN
7 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.70%) IPv4
7 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (8.11%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) FxCop
3 2 (5.41%) StyleCop
3 2 (5.41%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (24.32%) Back Office
2 8 (21.62%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Administrator
4 6 (16.22%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Developer
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Support
6 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Data Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.41%) Programmer
8 2 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
2 7 (18.92%) HTML
3 6 (16.22%) Web Services
3 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
3 6 (16.22%) jQuery
3 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (13.51%) XML
5 4 (10.81%) CSS
5 4 (10.81%) NHibernate
5 4 (10.81%) WCF
5 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.81%) Entity Framework
6 3 (8.11%) HTML5
6 3 (8.11%) LINQ
6 3 (8.11%) Ajax
7 2 (5.41%) XSLT
7 2 (5.41%) RESTful
7 2 (5.41%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) PMI
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.70%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) UNIX
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.81%) Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) MVC
3 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 4 (10.81%) Information Security Management
4 4 (10.81%) Security Management
4 4 (10.81%) Scrum
4 4 (10.81%) Information Security
4 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (10.81%) Change Control
4 4 (10.81%) DevOps
4 4 (10.81%) Service Management
5 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
5 3 (8.11%) TDD
5 3 (8.11%) CRM
6 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
3 7 (18.92%) C#
4 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
2 3 (8.11%) MCSA
2 3 (8.11%) MCITP
3 2 (5.41%) MCP
3 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
2 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) Xen
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) VMware
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) Citrix
3 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) Mitel
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