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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 33 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 27.97% 17.00% 16.92%
As % of the Vendors category 67.35% 47.22% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 10
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,750 £23,310
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
49 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 41.53% 36.00% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 20
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 April 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 27 (55.10%) Finance
2 24 (48.98%) MS Excel
3 19 (38.78%) Risk Management
4 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
5 17 (34.69%) Windows
6 12 (24.49%) MS Project
6 12 (24.49%) Back Office
6 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (22.45%) SharePoint
8 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
9 8 (16.33%) VMware
9 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis
9 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
9 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (14.29%) Solvency II
10 7 (14.29%) FATCA
10 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
10 7 (14.29%) IT Governance
10 7 (14.29%) Resource Management
10 7 (14.29%) SCCM
10 7 (14.29%) Change Management
10 7 (14.29%) Legal
10 7 (14.29%) C#
10 7 (14.29%) .NET
10 7 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
10 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (12.24%) Web Services
11 6 (12.24%) SQL Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (22.45%) SharePoint
2 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.16%) IIS
5 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (48.98%) MS Excel
2 12 (24.49%) MS Project
3 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) LAN
1 5 (10.20%) WAN
1 5 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.08%) DHCP
2 2 (4.08%) DNS
2 2 (4.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 27 (55.10%) Finance
2 12 (24.49%) Back Office
3 7 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Billing
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) PMO Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Service Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Consultant
6 5 (10.20%) Administrator
6 5 (10.20%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) SCADA Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Active Directory Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) IT Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Software Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.08%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.08%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) .NET
2 6 (12.24%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) CSS3
3 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) HTML5
3 1 (2.04%) jQuery
3 1 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.04%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (2.04%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.04%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (2.04%) WCF
3 1 (2.04%) WF
3 1 (2.04%) WPF
3 1 (2.04%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) SCADA
3 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (12.24%) Windows 8
4 5 (10.20%) Unix
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.16%) Linux
5 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.12%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Risk Management
2 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis
4 7 (14.29%) Change Management
4 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (14.29%) IT Governance
4 7 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 6 (12.24%) SOA
5 6 (12.24%) Structured Programming
6 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.08%) CRM
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL
7 2 (4.08%) Project Management
8 1 (2.04%) Open Source
8 1 (2.04%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) TDD
8 1 (2.04%) Web Design
8 1 (2.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) C#
2 4 (8.16%) Perl
2 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.08%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.24%) MCP
3 2 (4.08%) MCITP
3 2 (4.08%) MCSA
3 2 (4.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) FATCA
1 7 (14.29%) Solvency II
2 6 (12.24%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) VMware
2 6 (12.24%) Wonderware
3 4 (8.16%) Intel
3 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.08%) Apple
4 2 (4.08%) Citrix
4 2 (4.08%) Twitter
5 1 (2.04%) Facebook
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle
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