The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sale 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 24 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 / Sale
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sale 50.00% 28.57% 9.52%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 57.14% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Median salary £27,500 £28,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% -23.33%  
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 Sale.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Sale
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sale 50.00% 50.00% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 5
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% -13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Sale

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sale 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 Sale

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Sale

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Sale

For the 6 months to 24 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 Sale region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) iPad
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sale 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Developer
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Software Developer
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (87.50%) C# .NET Developer
1 7 (87.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (87.50%) C# Developer
1 7 (87.50%) C# Software Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Junior
1 7 (87.50%) Junior .NET Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Junior .NET Software Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Junior C# .NET Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Junior C# Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Junior Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Junior Software Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) IT Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) HTML5
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
1 7 (87.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) SDLC
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory