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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 41 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 26.62% 11.11% 34.29%
As % of the Vendors category 65.08% 25.64% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 38 10 21
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £20,950 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £37,500
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
63 39 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 40.91% 43.33% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 58 37 27
Average salary £34,000 £24,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.77% -24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 73 (76.84%) Finance
2 50 (52.63%) MS Excel
3 48 (50.53%) C#
4 47 (49.47%) .NET
5 43 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (43.16%) Windows
7 36 (37.89%) CSS
7 36 (37.89%) Enterprise Software
8 33 (34.74%) HTML
9 32 (33.68%) jQuery
10 31 (32.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 31 (32.63%) HTML5
10 31 (32.63%) AngularJS
10 31 (32.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 31 (32.63%) Scrum
10 31 (32.63%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (31.58%) TDD
11 30 (31.58%) SQL Server
11 30 (31.58%) Visual Studio
11 30 (31.58%) SpecFlow
12 29 (30.53%) ASP.NET
13 25 (26.32%) WCF
13 25 (26.32%) VMware
13 25 (26.32%) MVC
14 24 (25.26%) SQL Server 2008
14 24 (25.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (25.26%) JSON
14 24 (25.26%) NHibernate
14 24 (25.26%) Selenium
14 24 (25.26%) NServiceBus

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (25.26%) NServiceBus
2 4 (4.21%) IIS
3 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.05%) Apache
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 50 (52.63%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.11%) Exchequer
2 2 (2.11%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.11%) LAN
1 21 (22.11%) WAN
1 21 (22.11%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (7.37%) HTTP
2 7 (7.37%) Internet
3 1 (1.05%) VPN
3 1 (1.05%) DNS
3 1 (1.05%) SAN
3 1 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.05%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 24 (25.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.05%) OLTP
5 1 (1.05%) QlikView
5 1 (1.05%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 31 (32.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 30 (31.58%) SpecFlow
3 24 (25.26%) Selenium
4 6 (6.32%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (6.32%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.21%) JIRA
General
1 73 (76.84%) Finance
2 19 (20.00%) Back Office
3 7 (7.37%) Marketing
4 6 (6.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (37.89%) Analyst
2 26 (27.37%) Developer
3 22 (23.16%) Analyst Programmer
3 22 (23.16%) Programmer
4 20 (21.05%) Administrator
4 20 (21.05%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 20 (21.05%) .NET Programmer
5 17 (17.89%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.42%) .NET Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Product Manager
7 7 (7.37%) UI Developer
7 7 (7.37%) UI Programmer
8 6 (6.32%) Lead Programmer
8 6 (6.32%) Lead Analyst Programmer
8 6 (6.32%) CRM Developer
8 6 (6.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 6 (6.32%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (49.47%) .NET
2 36 (37.89%) CSS
3 33 (34.74%) HTML
4 32 (33.68%) jQuery
5 31 (32.63%) HTML5
5 31 (32.63%) AngularJS
5 31 (32.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 29 (30.53%) ASP.NET
7 25 (26.32%) WCF
8 24 (25.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (25.26%) Castle Windsor
8 24 (25.26%) CSS3
8 24 (25.26%) JSON
8 24 (25.26%) NHibernate
9 6 (6.32%) Gherkin
10 4 (4.21%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.16%) XML
12 1 (1.05%) XSLT
12 1 (1.05%) COM
12 1 (1.05%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (37.89%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.53%) User Experience
4 1 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 41 (43.16%) Windows
2 17 (17.89%) UNIX
3 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.16%) Android
4 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.63%) Scrum
2 31 (32.63%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (31.58%) TDD
4 25 (26.32%) MVC
5 22 (23.16%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (11.58%) OO
7 8 (8.42%) Project Management
7 8 (8.42%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.37%) Product Management
8 7 (7.37%) Time Management
8 7 (7.37%) Web Usability
8 7 (7.37%) Competitive Intelligence
8 7 (7.37%) CRM
8 7 (7.37%) ERP
8 7 (7.37%) Document Management
9 6 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.32%) Test Automation
10 5 (5.26%) Software Testing
10 5 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (50.53%) C#
2 13 (13.68%) SQL
3 8 (8.42%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.32%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.05%) VBA
5 1 (1.05%) XPath
5 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (3.16%) CCNA
1 3 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (3.16%) MCSE
1 3 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.11%) CCNP
2 2 (2.11%) MCP
3 1 (1.05%) MCITP
3 1 (1.05%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.05%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (22.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.05%) Samba
3 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (6.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (26.32%) VMware
2 5 (5.26%) Open Text
2 5 (5.26%) IBM
3 3 (3.16%) SAP
3 3 (3.16%) Citrix
3 3 (3.16%) Veeam
4 2 (2.11%) Sage
5 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.05%) CommVault
5 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle
5 1 (1.05%) Dell
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