The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chesterfield 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Derbyshire / Chesterfield
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 26 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chesterfield 46.43% 35.82% 19.70%
As % of the Vendors category 68.42% 55.81% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 12
Median salary £24,500 £25,500 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.92% +0.99%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,150 £16,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £47,350 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chesterfield.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Chesterfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 38 43 27
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chesterfield 67.86% 64.18% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 24
Median salary £20,500 £44,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.18% +79.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,600 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Chesterfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chesterfield citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Chesterfield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Chesterfield

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Chesterfield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Chesterfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Chesterfield over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Chesterfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Chesterfield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 24 (63.16%) Windows
1 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 20 (52.63%) MS Office
3 18 (47.37%) SLA
4 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
5 16 (42.11%) Bomgar
6 14 (36.84%) ITIL
7 11 (28.95%) .NET
8 10 (26.32%) SQL
9 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
9 9 (23.68%) Web Development
10 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
10 8 (21.05%) Citrix
11 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (18.42%) C#
11 7 (18.42%) DNS
12 6 (15.79%) Wireless
12 6 (15.79%) VMware
12 6 (15.79%) Remedy
12 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
12 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (15.79%) SCCM
13 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
13 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
13 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
13 5 (13.16%) SAN
13 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (13.16%) Workflow

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield 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 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 20 (52.63%) MS Office
2 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) DNS
2 6 (15.79%) Wireless
3 5 (13.16%) SAN
4 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.53%) Local Government
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) 1st Line Support
2 11 (28.95%) Developer
3 10 (26.32%) .NET Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Analyst
4 9 (23.68%) IT Analyst
4 9 (23.68%) IT Support
4 9 (23.68%) IT Support Analyst
4 9 (23.68%) Support Analyst
5 8 (21.05%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (21.05%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 8 (21.05%) Service Analyst
5 8 (21.05%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (21.05%) Service Desk Support
5 8 (21.05%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
7 5 (13.16%) C# Web Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) .NET
2 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.53%) Ajax
3 4 (10.53%) HTML
3 4 (10.53%) XML
3 4 (10.53%) XSL
4 1 (2.63%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.63%) iPad
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.63%) CentOS
6 1 (2.63%) Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) ITIL
2 9 (23.68%) Web Development
3 5 (13.16%) Workflow
4 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (10.53%) High Availability
4 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.53%) Pair Programming
4 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (10.53%) TDD
4 4 (10.53%) User Stories
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.26%) ITSM
5 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.26%) Server Building
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
6 1 (2.63%) ERP
6 1 (2.63%) MVC
6 1 (2.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (10.53%) MCITP
3 2 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (47.37%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) XenApp
3 4 (10.53%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (10.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (10.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Bomgar
2 8 (21.05%) Citrix
3 6 (15.79%) Remedy
3 6 (15.79%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Symantec