Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 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 January 2018 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 > Runcorn
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 5 1
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 14.29% 26.32% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 55.56% 61.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 22
Runcorn median annual salary £37,000 £36,500 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.37% +67.82% -37.86%
10th Percentile £22,925 £31,700 £18,000
90th Percentile £39,500 £38,150 £42,125
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69% -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 Runcorn.

All Vendors
Runcorn
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 27 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 42.86% 47.37% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 25
Runcorn median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £18,025 £21,700 £19,200
90th Percentile £49,250 £40,750 £49,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -1.32% -5.00%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Runcorn

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Runcorn

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Runcorn over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Runcorn region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) MCP
5 1 (11.11%) MCSE

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
2 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Document Management
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Process Management
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Design
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCENT
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCDST
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Ivanti
2 1 (11.11%) MobileIron
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec