Period
to 22 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 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 22 May 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 > Wilmslow
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 12 2
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 64 47 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 25.10% 19.75% 24.87%
As % of the Vendors category 55.65% 50.00% 61.04%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 44
Wilmslow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +25.98% -6.62%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,000 £20,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £48,750 £46,375
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +4.17% +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 Wilmslow.

All Vendors
Wilmslow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 115 94 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 45.10% 39.50% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 96 81 74
Wilmslow median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.84% +0.68%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £21,475
90th Percentile £67,225 £57,500 £65,025
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Wilmslow

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Wilmslow

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Wilmslow over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 28 (43.75%) .NET
2 23 (35.94%) HTML
3 21 (32.81%) JavaScript
4 20 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 19 (29.69%) C#
5 19 (29.69%) MVC
6 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET
6 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (26.56%) CSS
7 17 (26.56%) Windows
7 17 (26.56%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (21.88%) Visual Studio
8 14 (21.88%) jQuery
9 11 (17.19%) HTML5
9 11 (17.19%) SQL
9 11 (17.19%) Decision-Making
9 11 (17.19%) AngularJS
10 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (14.06%) Customer-Centricity
10 9 (14.06%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Excel
10 9 (14.06%) Risk Management
10 9 (14.06%) Scrum
11 8 (12.50%) Finance
11 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (12.50%) TDD
11 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (12.50%) IT Strategy

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow 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 7 (10.94%) NServiceBus
2 6 (9.38%) WordPress
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (9.38%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Office 365
2 6 (9.38%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.56%) GitHub
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (3.13%) DHCP
2 2 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.94%) FxCop
3 7 (10.94%) Selenium
3 7 (10.94%) SpecFlow
3 7 (10.94%) StyleCop
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.81%) Advertising
3 5 (7.81%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Law
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) .NET Developer
2 11 (17.19%) Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Architect
4 8 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 8 (12.50%) Programmer
5 7 (10.94%) PMO Lead
6 6 (9.38%) PHP Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.81%) IT Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 4 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
8 4 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.75%) .NET
2 23 (35.94%) HTML
3 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET
3 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (26.56%) CSS
5 14 (21.88%) jQuery
6 11 (17.19%) AngularJS
6 11 (17.19%) HTML5
7 7 (10.94%) .NET Framework
7 7 (10.94%) Castle Windsor
7 7 (10.94%) Entity Framework
7 7 (10.94%) NHibernate
7 7 (10.94%) SignalR
7 7 (10.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (10.94%) WCF
7 7 (10.94%) WebSockets
7 7 (10.94%) XML
8 6 (9.38%) Zend Framework
9 5 (7.81%) Sass
10 3 (4.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (14.06%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (10.94%) User Experience
3 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.25%) PMI
5 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.56%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 4 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 4 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) MVC
2 17 (26.56%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (17.19%) Decision-Making
4 9 (14.06%) Customer-Centricity
4 9 (14.06%) Risk Management
4 9 (14.06%) Scrum
5 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 8 (12.50%) TDD
6 7 (10.94%) Change Control
6 7 (10.94%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (10.94%) Integration Testing
6 7 (10.94%) Resource Management
6 7 (10.94%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.38%) SEO
8 5 (7.81%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.81%) JavaScript
2 19 (29.69%) C#
3 11 (17.19%) SQL
4 6 (9.38%) PHP
5 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.81%) MCSA
2 5 (7.81%) MCSE
3 4 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 4 (6.25%) PMP
4 3 (4.69%) MCITP
4 3 (4.69%) MCP
5 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) PMO
2 6 (9.38%) GDPR
3 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Zend
2 4 (6.25%) Apple
2 4 (6.25%) Citrix
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco
3 2 (3.13%) HP
3 2 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle