Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northwich 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
Cheshire > Northwich
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 1 21
Rank change year-on-year -5 +20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 38 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northwich 18.75% 47.50% 4.35%
As % of the Vendors category 42.86% 73.08% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 44 4
Northwich median annual salary £29,750 £24,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.96% -26.15% -29.73%
10th Percentile £22,500 £18,250 £19,525
90th Percentile £43,125 £43,000 £39,875
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% -4.41%

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 Northwich.

All Vendors
Northwich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 14 52 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northwich 43.75% 65.00% 59.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 49 43
Northwich median annual salary £32,000 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.54% -35.00% +55.04%
10th Percentile £22,200 £18,250 £26,200
90th Percentile £37,000 £52,500 £80,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% +2.67%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Northwich

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Northwich

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Northwich

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Northwich

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

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Northwich

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 Northwich region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Document Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Life Science
4 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northwich 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Technician
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Document Management
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory