Period
to 19 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 April 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 > Warrington
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 3 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 150 161 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 25.21% 26.31% 15.37%
As % of the Vendors category 49.83% 57.30% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 128 130 100
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.32% +16.92%
10th Percentile £25,500 £22,975 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £63,825
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% +2.86% -

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 Warrington.

All Vendors
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 301 281 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 50.59% 45.92% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 230 228 206
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £22,950 £19,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,875 £59,375
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +16.88% - -3.75%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Warrington

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Warrington

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Warrington over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 85 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 65 (43.33%) SQL
3 55 (36.67%) C#
3 55 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 51 (34.00%) .NET
5 41 (27.33%) Windows
6 37 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (22.67%) ASP.NET
8 33 (22.00%) TDD
9 29 (19.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (19.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (19.33%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (18.00%) MVC
12 26 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (16.67%) AngularJS
13 25 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 25 (16.67%) Finance
13 25 (16.67%) WPF
14 24 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 24 (16.00%) TeamCity
15 23 (15.33%) F#
15 23 (15.33%) RESTful
15 23 (15.33%) Dependency Injection
15 23 (15.33%) MongoDB
15 23 (15.33%) RabbitMQ
15 23 (15.33%) Node.js
15 23 (15.33%) KnockoutJS
15 23 (15.33%) Web Application Development
15 23 (15.33%) Elasticsearch

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 23 (15.33%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.67%) IIS
4 4 (2.67%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.67%) CMS
7 1 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (15.33%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.33%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 55 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (11.33%) Office 365
3 13 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (6.67%) NuGet
5 4 (2.67%) OneDrive
6 3 (2.00%) IaaS
7 2 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.33%) PaaS
7 2 (1.33%) SaaS
8 1 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.00%) DNS
2 10 (6.67%) Skype
3 7 (4.67%) WAN
4 6 (4.00%) DHCP
4 6 (4.00%) LAN
4 6 (4.00%) Network Security
4 6 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (2.67%) VPN
6 2 (1.33%) Firewall
6 2 (1.33%) SAN
7 1 (0.67%) 802.11
7 1 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.67%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.67%) Internet
7 1 (0.67%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.67%) IPsec
7 1 (0.67%) MPLS
7 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.67%) Wireless
7 1 (0.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 29 (19.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 29 (19.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 23 (15.33%) MongoDB
4 23 (15.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 16 (10.67%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 13 (8.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (6.00%) OLAP
8 9 (6.00%) Oracle Database
8 9 (6.00%) Power BI
9 7 (4.67%) OLAP Cube
10 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (2.00%) MySQL
12 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
13 2 (1.33%) Cosmos DB
13 2 (1.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 24 (16.00%) TeamCity
2 23 (15.33%) Visual Studio
3 10 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.67%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (16.67%) Finance
2 13 (8.67%) Advertising
3 10 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (2.00%) Games
4 3 (2.00%) Legal
4 3 (2.00%) Publishing
4 3 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (48.00%) Developer
2 37 (24.67%) .NET Developer
3 23 (15.33%) Messaging Developer
4 21 (14.00%) C# Developer
5 16 (10.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 14 (9.33%) Software Developer
7 12 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (7.33%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (7.33%) Team Leader
9 8 (5.33%) DBA
9 8 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Lead DevOps
9 8 (5.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Senior DevOps
9 8 (5.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.67%) Release Manager
10 7 (4.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (34.00%) .NET
2 34 (22.67%) ASP.NET
3 26 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 25 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 25 (16.67%) WPF
5 23 (15.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 23 (15.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (15.33%) KnockoutJS
5 23 (15.33%) MSMQ
5 23 (15.33%) Node.js
5 23 (15.33%) RabbitMQ
5 23 (15.33%) RESTful
6 21 (14.00%) WinForms
7 8 (5.33%) CSS
7 8 (5.33%) HTML
8 7 (4.67%) MDX
8 7 (4.67%) Software Packaging
9 5 (3.33%) HTML5
9 5 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.00%) Client/Server
2 12 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.33%) Replication
5 2 (1.33%) Clustering
5 2 (1.33%) iPhone
5 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.33%) Social Media
6 1 (0.67%) Blog
6 1 (0.67%) Fintech
6 1 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.67%) NHS
6 1 (0.67%) User Experience
6 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (27.33%) Windows
2 13 (8.67%) Linux
2 13 (8.67%) Windows Server
3 11 (7.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.00%) Solaris
5 3 (2.00%) Unix
6 2 (1.33%) AIX
6 2 (1.33%) HPUX
6 2 (1.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.67%) Android
7 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.00%) TDD
3 29 (19.33%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (18.00%) MVC
5 23 (15.33%) Dependency Injection
5 23 (15.33%) Kanban
5 23 (15.33%) Multithreading
5 23 (15.33%) OO
5 23 (15.33%) Web Application Development
6 18 (12.00%) ETL
6 18 (12.00%) ITIL
7 17 (11.33%) Customer Requirements
8 14 (9.33%) Migration
9 13 (8.67%) DevOps
10 11 (7.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (6.00%) Service Management
12 9 (6.00%) Software Engineering
13 8 (5.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (43.33%) SQL
2 55 (36.67%) C#
3 23 (15.33%) F#
3 23 (15.33%) Ruby
4 17 (11.33%) T-SQL
5 12 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.00%) VB
6 9 (6.00%) VB6
7 8 (5.33%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.33%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.00%) Java
10 2 (1.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.67%) Dart
11 1 (0.67%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.67%) Python
11 1 (0.67%) R
11 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.67%) Degree
4 9 (6.00%) MCSE
5 8 (5.33%) MCP
5 8 (5.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.00%) MCPD
6 3 (2.00%) MCSD
7 2 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.33%) MCSA
8 1 (0.67%) CCNA
8 1 (0.67%) CCNP
8 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.67%) SLA
2 7 (4.67%) QA
3 5 (3.33%) GDPR
4 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (12.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.67%) Hyper-V
3 12 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (6.67%) VirtualBox
4 10 (6.67%) Xen
5 5 (3.33%) XenApp
5 5 (3.33%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.33%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 23 (15.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 23 (15.33%) Kibana
1 23 (15.33%) WSUS
2 11 (7.33%) SCCM
3 10 (6.67%) Ansible
3 10 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.67%) Puppet
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (14.67%) VMware
2 14 (9.33%) Citrix
3 10 (6.67%) Oracle
4 8 (5.33%) Remedy
5 7 (4.67%) BMC
6 6 (4.00%) Veeam
7 5 (3.33%) Xamarin
8 3 (2.00%) Cisco
9 2 (1.33%) Google
9 2 (1.33%) NetApp
9 2 (1.33%) RedGate
9 2 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.33%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.33%) Twitter
10 1 (0.67%) Aerohive Networks
10 1 (0.67%) F5
10 1 (0.67%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.67%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.67%) Tableau
10 1 (0.67%) WatchGuard