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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 16 6
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 54 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 45.38% 10.94% 29.63%
As % of the Vendors category 83.08% 35.00% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 51 7 23
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £21,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £35,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
65 20 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 54.62% 31.25% 60.49%
Number of salaries quoted 61 16 48
Average salary £39,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.63% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 51 (68.92%) Finance
2 33 (44.59%) C#
3 32 (43.24%) .NET
4 29 (39.19%) Windows
5 28 (37.84%) MS Excel
5 28 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (31.08%) VMware
7 22 (29.73%) SQL Server
8 21 (28.38%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (27.03%) CSS
9 20 (27.03%) LAN
9 20 (27.03%) WAN
9 20 (27.03%) Wi-Fi
9 20 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (25.68%) Back Office
10 19 (25.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (25.68%) SLA
11 18 (24.32%) Visual Studio
11 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET
12 17 (22.97%) SQL
12 17 (22.97%) SpecFlow
13 15 (20.27%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (20.27%) HTML
13 15 (20.27%) UNIX
13 15 (20.27%) Scrum
14 14 (18.92%) TDD
14 14 (18.92%) jQuery
14 14 (18.92%) MS Office
14 14 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (17.57%) HTML5

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (14.86%) NServiceBus
2 6 (8.11%) IIS
3 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (37.84%) MS Excel
2 14 (18.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.70%) Exchequer
2 2 (2.70%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.03%) LAN
1 20 (27.03%) WAN
1 20 (27.03%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (10.81%) Internet
3 2 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.35%) OLTP
5 1 (1.35%) QlikView
5 1 (1.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 18 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 17 (22.97%) SpecFlow
3 14 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (14.86%) Selenium
5 7 (9.46%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (8.11%) JIRA
6 6 (8.11%) Cucumber
General
1 51 (68.92%) Finance
2 19 (25.68%) Back Office
3 6 (8.11%) Marketing
4 5 (6.76%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Analyst
2 20 (27.03%) Developer
3 15 (20.27%) Administrator
4 14 (18.92%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (14.86%) Analyst Programmer
5 11 (14.86%) Programmer
5 11 (14.86%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 11 (14.86%) .NET Programmer
6 8 (10.81%) Product Manager
7 7 (9.46%) Web Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Test Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
11 3 (4.05%) Consultant
11 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.24%) .NET
2 20 (27.03%) CSS
3 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET
4 15 (20.27%) HTML
5 14 (18.92%) jQuery
6 13 (17.57%) HTML5
6 13 (17.57%) AngularJS
6 13 (17.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (16.22%) WCF
8 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (14.86%) Castle Windsor
8 11 (14.86%) CSS3
8 11 (14.86%) JSON
8 11 (14.86%) NHibernate
9 6 (8.11%) .NET Framework
9 6 (8.11%) Gherkin
10 2 (2.70%) XML
10 2 (2.70%) VML
11 1 (1.35%) COM
11 1 (1.35%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.38%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (5.41%) User Experience
3 4 (5.41%) Firmware
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 29 (39.19%) Windows
2 15 (20.27%) UNIX
3 2 (2.70%) Android
3 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (20.27%) Scrum
3 15 (20.27%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (18.92%) TDD
5 13 (17.57%) Project Management
6 12 (16.22%) MVC
7 10 (13.51%) Document Management
8 8 (10.81%) Competitive Intelligence
8 8 (10.81%) OO
8 8 (10.81%) CRM
8 8 (10.81%) Time Management
8 8 (10.81%) Product Management
9 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
9 6 (8.11%) ERP
9 6 (8.11%) OOD
9 6 (8.11%) Software Testing
10 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.59%) C#
2 17 (22.97%) SQL
3 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
4 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.41%) Perl
5 4 (5.41%) VBScript
6 3 (4.05%) VB
7 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.35%) VBA
8 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) MCSE
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (6.76%) CCNP
2 5 (6.76%) CCNA
2 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.76%) MCP
3 1 (1.35%) MCITP
3 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (25.68%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 20 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) VMware
2 4 (5.41%) Open Text
3 3 (4.05%) Veeam
3 3 (4.05%) SAP
3 3 (4.05%) IBM
3 3 (4.05%) Citrix
4 2 (2.70%) Sage
5 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
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