The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham 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 27 June 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 / Oldham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 17.24% 21.05% 15.38%
As % of the Vendors category 45.45% 50.00% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +44.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 Oldham.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 11 16 11
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 37.93% 42.11% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 8
Median salary £46,250 £32,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.30% +44.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oldham 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 Oldham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Oldham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Oldham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Oldham over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Oldham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 15 (65.22%) SQL
1 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 14 (60.87%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
2 14 (60.87%) Computer Science
3 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
4 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (47.83%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 11 (47.83%) Dapper ORM
5 11 (47.83%) User Experience
5 11 (47.83%) Component Testing
5 11 (47.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (47.83%) AngularJS
5 11 (47.83%) SignalR
5 11 (47.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (47.83%) T-SQL
5 11 (47.83%) .NET
5 11 (47.83%) HTML
5 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
5 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
5 11 (47.83%) CSS
5 11 (47.83%) jQuery
5 11 (47.83%) Google Maps API
5 11 (47.83%) Google
5 11 (47.83%) Web Development
5 11 (47.83%) Internet
5 11 (47.83%) MVC
5 11 (47.83%) Validation

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oldham 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 (4.35%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Skype
2 1 (4.35%) SSL
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Subversion
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Games
2 3 (13.04%) Local Government
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Web Developer
3 3 (13.04%) C++ Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Adviser
4 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support
4 1 (4.35%) Product Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Server Support
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
1 11 (47.83%) AngularJS
1 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
1 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 11 (47.83%) CSS
1 11 (47.83%) Dapper ORM
1 11 (47.83%) Google Maps API
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
1 11 (47.83%) jQuery
1 11 (47.83%) SignalR
1 11 (47.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 10 (43.48%) ADO.NET
3 6 (26.09%) Ajax
3 6 (26.09%) CSS3
3 6 (26.09%) HTML5
3 6 (26.09%) JSON
3 6 (26.09%) React
4 5 (21.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Computer Science
2 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (47.83%) User Experience
4 6 (26.09%) Animation
5 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
2 11 (47.83%) Component Testing
2 11 (47.83%) MVC
2 11 (47.83%) Validation
2 11 (47.83%) Web Development
3 4 (17.39%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
4 3 (13.04%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Product Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 11 (47.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
3 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Lotus
3 1 (4.35%) Wyse
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