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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 21 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 25.61% 17.11% 17.39%
As % of the Vendors category 63.64% 54.17% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 16
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £44,000 £40,250
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
33 24 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 40.24% 31.58% 48.91%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 41
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (61.70%) Finance
2 28 (59.57%) Windows
3 26 (55.32%) MS Excel
4 20 (42.55%) .NET
4 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (40.43%) SQL Server
5 19 (40.43%) C#
6 18 (38.30%) Scrum
6 18 (38.30%) NHibernate
7 17 (36.17%) WCF
7 17 (36.17%) jQuery
7 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (36.17%) MVC
7 17 (36.17%) HTML
7 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
7 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (36.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 16 (34.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (29.79%) TDD
9 14 (29.79%) Selenium
10 13 (27.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (27.66%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (27.66%) HTML5
10 13 (27.66%) Castle Windsor
10 13 (27.66%) CSS3
10 13 (27.66%) NServiceBus
10 13 (27.66%) SpecFlow
10 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
10 13 (27.66%) JSON
10 13 (27.66%) CSS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (27.66%) NServiceBus
2 12 (25.53%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 26 (55.32%) MS Excel
2 10 (21.28%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.13%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) LAN
1 12 (25.53%) WAN
2 11 (23.40%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (12.77%) DNS
4 5 (10.64%) VoIP
4 5 (10.64%) VPN
4 5 (10.64%) Firewall
5 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.51%) SMTP
5 4 (8.51%) Broadband
6 3 (6.38%) SAN
7 2 (4.26%) DHCP
7 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.13%) NAS
8 1 (2.13%) VLAN
8 1 (2.13%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (40.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Selenium
2 13 (27.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (27.66%) SpecFlow
2 13 (27.66%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) FxCop
3 1 (2.13%) StyleCop
3 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 29 (61.70%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Back Office
3 1 (2.13%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Analyst
2 17 (36.17%) Administrator
3 13 (27.66%) Analyst Programmer
3 13 (27.66%) Programmer
4 12 (25.53%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (25.53%) .NET Programmer
4 12 (25.53%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 6 (12.77%) Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Lead Programmer
6 5 (10.64%) Lead Analyst Programmer
7 4 (8.51%) Technical Support
7 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) .NET
2 18 (38.30%) NHibernate
3 17 (36.17%) WCF
3 17 (36.17%) jQuery
3 17 (36.17%) HTML
3 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
3 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (36.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 13 (27.66%) HTML5
4 13 (27.66%) Castle Windsor
4 13 (27.66%) CSS3
4 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
4 13 (27.66%) JSON
4 13 (27.66%) CSS
5 6 (12.77%) XML
5 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.51%) LESS
6 4 (8.51%) XSLT
6 4 (8.51%) Web Services
6 4 (8.51%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.64%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.51%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (4.26%) PMI
6 1 (2.13%) User Experience
6 1 (2.13%) Statistics
6 1 (2.13%) Replication
6 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (59.57%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) UNIX
3 4 (8.51%) Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) Scrum
3 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (36.17%) MVC
4 16 (34.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (29.79%) TDD
6 8 (17.02%) ITIL
7 5 (10.64%) Automated Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.51%) Change Control
8 4 (8.51%) DevOps
8 4 (8.51%) Information Security Management
8 4 (8.51%) Security Management
8 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.51%) Kanban
8 4 (8.51%) Service Management
8 4 (8.51%) Information Security
8 4 (8.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) C#
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.13%) C
5 1 (2.13%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.26%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) MCITP
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.13%) MCSA
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) SLA
2 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) vSphere
2 1 (2.13%) vCloud
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.13%) Xen
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) WSUS
2 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) VMware
2 4 (8.51%) Cisco
3 2 (4.26%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) Red Gate
4 1 (2.13%) ProCurve
4 1 (2.13%) Mitel
4 1 (2.13%) Symantec
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Dell
4 1 (2.13%) EMC
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