Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bury with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Manchester > Bury
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 21 14
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bury 14.12% 6.82% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 31.58% 16.67% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 6
Bury median annual salary £31,000 £50,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.31% +67.50% -18.92%
10th Percentile £17,625 £36,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,875 £56,250 £55,000
Manchester median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% +7.14%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bury.

All Vendors
Bury
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 38 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bury 44.71% 40.91% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 26
Bury median annual salary £27,250 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.88% -15.79% +72.73%
10th Percentile £21,675 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £54,750 £56,250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Bury

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bury.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Bury

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bury.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Bury

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bury

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bury over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Bury

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bury region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (50.00%) CRM
4 4 (33.33%) Automotive
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (25.00%) Power BI
5 3 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) MCSD
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) MCSA
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) PaaS
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Office 365

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bury by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (16.67%) IaaS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (25.00%) Power BI
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Automotive
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) CRM
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) MCSD
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
1 1 (8.33%) Tableau