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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 20.62% 15.63% 17.05%
As % of the Vendors category 55.56% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 15
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £23,310 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,844 £36,000 £40,500
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
36 20 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 37.11% 31.25% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 41
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,300 £36,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 6 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 32 (65.31%) Finance
2 28 (57.14%) Windows
3 27 (55.10%) MS Excel
4 24 (48.98%) .NET
5 23 (46.94%) C#
6 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
6 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (42.86%) Scrum
7 21 (42.86%) NHibernate
8 20 (40.82%) WCF
8 20 (40.82%) jQuery
8 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (40.82%) MVC
8 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET
8 20 (40.82%) HTML
8 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (40.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (34.69%) TDD
9 17 (34.69%) Selenium
9 17 (34.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (32.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (32.65%) Castle Windsor
10 16 (32.65%) CSS3
10 16 (32.65%) HTML5
10 16 (32.65%) AngularJS
10 16 (32.65%) NServiceBus
10 16 (32.65%) SpecFlow
10 16 (32.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (32.65%) JSON
10 16 (32.65%) CSS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 16 (32.65%) NServiceBus
2 10 (20.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (55.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) RoboHelp
3 1 (2.04%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) LAN
1 13 (26.53%) WAN
2 12 (24.49%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (10.20%) DNS
4 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.16%) VPN
4 4 (8.16%) SMTP
4 4 (8.16%) VoIP
4 4 (8.16%) Broadband
4 4 (8.16%) Firewall
5 2 (4.08%) SAN
6 1 (2.04%) DHCP
6 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
2 16 (32.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Selenium
1 17 (34.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (32.65%) Visual Studio
2 16 (32.65%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.04%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.04%) FxCop
3 1 (2.04%) StyleCop
General
1 32 (65.31%) Finance
2 12 (24.49%) Back Office
3 1 (2.04%) Law
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Analyst
2 16 (32.65%) Administrator
3 14 (28.57%) Analyst Programmer
3 14 (28.57%) Programmer
4 13 (26.53%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (24.49%) .NET Programmer
5 12 (24.49%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 9 (18.37%) Developer
7 7 (14.29%) .NET Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Lead Analyst Programmer
8 5 (10.20%) Lead Programmer
9 4 (8.16%) Technical Support
9 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Technical Support Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) C# Analyst Programmer
10 3 (6.12%) C# Programmer
11 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Technical Support
11 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 2 (4.08%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.98%) .NET
2 21 (42.86%) NHibernate
3 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET
3 20 (40.82%) HTML
3 20 (40.82%) WCF
3 20 (40.82%) jQuery
3 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (40.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (32.65%) AngularJS
4 16 (32.65%) Castle Windsor
4 16 (32.65%) CSS3
4 16 (32.65%) HTML5
4 16 (32.65%) JSON
4 16 (32.65%) CSS
5 7 (14.29%) XML
6 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.20%) XSLT
8 4 (8.16%) Web Services
8 4 (8.16%) WF
8 4 (8.16%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.16%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (4.08%) PMI
5 2 (4.08%) User Experience
6 1 (2.04%) Replication
6 1 (2.04%) Statistics
6 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Windows
2 12 (24.49%) UNIX
3 4 (8.16%) Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.86%) Scrum
3 20 (40.82%) MVC
3 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (34.69%) TDD
5 16 (32.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.20%) Automated Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.16%) Change Control
8 4 (8.16%) Kanban
8 4 (8.16%) DevOps
8 4 (8.16%) Information Security
8 4 (8.16%) Information Security Management
8 4 (8.16%) Security Management
8 4 (8.16%) Service Management
9 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) C#
2 12 (24.49%) SQL
3 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.04%) XPath
5 1 (2.04%) VB
5 1 (2.04%) C
5 1 (2.04%) C++
5 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.57%) SLA
2 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.04%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) VMware
2 4 (8.16%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) IBM
3 1 (2.04%) HP
3 1 (2.04%) Dell
3 1 (2.04%) EMC
3 1 (2.04%) Citrix
3 1 (2.04%) Symantec
3 1 (2.04%) OpenText
3 1 (2.04%) ProCurve
3 1 (2.04%) Red Gate
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
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