The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Manchester / Salford
Rank 5 11 6
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 19.18% 3.45% 20.00%
As % of the Vendors category 32.56% 7.69% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 14
Median salary £43,250 £21,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +101.16% -33.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £21,500 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

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 Salford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 43 13 46
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 58.90% 44.83% 65.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 42
Median salary £37,747 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.65% -9.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Salford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Salford over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Salford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

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

1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) .NET
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (27.27%) LAN
5 6 (27.27%) WAN
6 5 (22.73%) MCSE
6 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
6 5 (22.73%) Document Management
6 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (18.18%) Office 365
7 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (18.18%) QA
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (18.18%) CRM
7 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
8 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.64%) ITIL
8 3 (13.64%) MCSA
8 3 (13.64%) CCNA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) LAN
1 6 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) Broadband
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) Network Security
2 3 (13.64%) Skype
2 3 (13.64%) VoIP
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) Wireless
3 2 (9.09%) WLAN
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) CouchDB
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.64%) Billing
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) CRM Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Database Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Junior
2 3 (13.64%) Junior Database Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Junior Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Lync Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.55%) RESTful
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Document Management
2 4 (18.18%) CRM
3 3 (13.64%) Database Theory
3 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C#
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) MCSE
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) MCITP
2 3 (13.64%) MCSA
2 3 (13.64%) NCDA
2 3 (13.64%) NCIE
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) VCAP
3 2 (9.09%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
2 3 (13.64%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) Avaya
2 3 (13.64%) NetApp
3 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) ForgeRock
4 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum £35000-£50000
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