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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 58 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 36.71% 14.10% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 79.45% 42.31% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 54 11 25
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 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £35,300
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
73 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 46.20% 33.33% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 67 22 40
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 23 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 63 (70.79%) Finance
2 41 (46.07%) C#
3 40 (44.94%) .NET
4 39 (43.82%) MS Excel
5 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (37.08%) Windows
7 28 (31.46%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (30.34%) CSS
8 27 (30.34%) VMware
9 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
10 23 (25.84%) LAN
10 23 (25.84%) WAN
10 23 (25.84%) Wi-Fi
10 23 (25.84%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (24.72%) Visual Studio
11 22 (24.72%) HTML
12 21 (23.60%) ASP.NET
12 21 (23.60%) SLA
12 21 (23.60%) Back Office
12 21 (23.60%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (23.60%) jQuery
13 20 (22.47%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (22.47%) HTML5
13 20 (22.47%) SpecFlow
13 20 (22.47%) AngularJS
13 20 (22.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (22.47%) Scrum
14 19 (21.35%) TDD
14 19 (21.35%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (19.10%) UNIX

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 14 (15.73%) NServiceBus
2 6 (6.74%) IIS
3 1 (1.12%) Apache
3 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (43.82%) MS Excel
2 16 (17.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.25%) Exchequer
2 2 (2.25%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.84%) LAN
1 23 (25.84%) WAN
1 23 (25.84%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (11.24%) Internet
3 6 (6.74%) HTTP
4 1 (1.12%) VPN
4 1 (1.12%) DNS
4 1 (1.12%) SAN
4 1 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.12%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.12%) OLTP
5 1 (1.12%) QlikView
5 1 (1.12%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 22 (24.72%) Visual Studio
2 20 (22.47%) SpecFlow
3 19 (21.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (15.73%) Selenium
5 7 (7.87%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (6.74%) JIRA
6 6 (6.74%) Cucumber
General
1 63 (70.79%) Finance
2 21 (23.60%) Back Office
3 8 (8.99%) Marketing
4 5 (5.62%) Legal
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (33.71%) Analyst
2 25 (28.09%) Developer
3 17 (19.10%) Administrator
4 16 (17.98%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (15.73%) Analyst Programmer
5 14 (15.73%) Programmer
5 14 (15.73%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 14 (15.73%) .NET Programmer
6 10 (11.24%) Product Manager
7 7 (7.87%) Web Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Test Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (6.74%) UI Developer
8 6 (6.74%) UI Programmer
9 5 (5.62%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (5.62%) CRM Developer
9 5 (5.62%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (44.94%) .NET
2 27 (30.34%) CSS
3 22 (24.72%) HTML
4 21 (23.60%) ASP.NET
4 21 (23.60%) jQuery
5 20 (22.47%) HTML5
5 20 (22.47%) AngularJS
5 20 (22.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (16.85%) WCF
7 14 (15.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (15.73%) Castle Windsor
7 14 (15.73%) CSS3
7 14 (15.73%) JSON
7 14 (15.73%) NHibernate
8 6 (6.74%) .NET Framework
8 6 (6.74%) Gherkin
9 2 (2.25%) XML
9 2 (2.25%) VML
10 1 (1.12%) COM
10 1 (1.12%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.46%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.99%) User Experience
4 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.08%) Windows
2 17 (19.10%) UNIX
3 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.25%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.60%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (22.47%) Scrum
3 20 (22.47%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (21.35%) TDD
5 15 (16.85%) MVC
6 14 (15.73%) Project Management
7 12 (13.48%) OO
8 11 (12.36%) Document Management
9 10 (11.24%) Time Management
9 10 (11.24%) Competitive Intelligence
9 10 (11.24%) Product Management
10 9 (10.11%) CRM
11 8 (8.99%) ERP
12 6 (6.74%) OOD
12 6 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (6.74%) Software Testing
12 6 (6.74%) Web Usability
12 6 (6.74%) Test Automation
13 5 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (46.07%) C#
2 16 (17.98%) SQL
3 10 (11.24%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.99%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.37%) VBScript
5 3 (3.37%) VB
5 3 (3.37%) Perl
6 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.12%) VBA
7 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) CCNA
1 5 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (5.62%) MCSE
1 5 (5.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (4.49%) CCNP
2 4 (4.49%) MCP
3 1 (1.12%) MCITP
3 1 (1.12%) Degree
3 1 (1.12%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (23.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 23 (25.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.25%) Firmware
4 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.12%) Samba
4 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (30.34%) VMware
2 4 (4.49%) IBM
2 4 (4.49%) Open Text
3 3 (3.37%) SAP
3 3 (3.37%) Citrix
3 3 (3.37%) Veeam
4 2 (2.25%) Sage
5 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.12%) CommVault
5 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.12%) Dell
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