Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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
Manchester > Sale
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 16 5
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sale 10.00% 10.17% 16.33%
As % of the Vendors category 37.50% 25.00% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 8
Sale median annual salary £35,000 £28,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -
Manchester median annual salary £37,750 £40,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.36% +8.67% +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 Sale.

All Vendors
Sale
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sale 26.67% 40.68% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 13
Sale median annual salary £33,750 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +12.07% -5.69%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,250 £17,900
90th Percentile £46,875 £45,000 £41,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Sale

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

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 19 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 Sale region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) IT Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) IT Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory