Period
to 22 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 6 2
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 60 74 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 31.58% 26.62% 31.29%
As % of the Vendors category 57.14% 62.71% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 51 68 43
Wilmslow median annual salary £32,500 £38,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.58% +28.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,750 £17,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £48,750 £43,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £33,852
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.35% -3.28%

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 105 118 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 55.26% 42.45% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 89 110 67
Wilmslow median annual salary £37,000 £39,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.13% +30.00% -24.05%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,500 £17,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,075 £60,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £38,625
% change year-on-year +18.42% -1.62% -3.44%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 25 (41.67%) Windows
2 18 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 17 (28.33%) Office 365
4 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 13 (21.67%) Windows Server
6 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (18.33%) MCSE
7 11 (18.33%) MCSA
7 11 (18.33%) .NET
7 11 (18.33%) Finance
8 10 (16.67%) Firewall
8 10 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 10 (16.67%) Mac OS X
8 10 (16.67%) Apple
8 10 (16.67%) SQL
8 10 (16.67%) Resource Management
8 10 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 10 (16.67%) PMO
9 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (15.00%) MCITP
9 9 (15.00%) HTML
9 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (15.00%) MCP
10 8 (13.33%) CSS
10 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
10 8 (13.33%) DHCP
10 8 (13.33%) DNS
10 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010

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 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.33%) WordPress
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (8.33%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.33%) Office 365
2 3 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.67%) GitHub
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) Firewall
2 8 (13.33%) DHCP
2 8 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Games
3 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Developer
3 7 (11.67%) Architect
3 7 (11.67%) IT Support
3 7 (11.67%) PMO Lead
4 6 (10.00%) Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 6 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Support
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Resource Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Resource Planning Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) .NET
2 9 (15.00%) HTML
3 8 (13.33%) CSS
4 6 (10.00%) jQuery
5 5 (8.33%) Zend Framework
6 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.33%) HTML5
6 2 (3.33%) Web Services
7 1 (1.67%) Angular 2
7 1 (1.67%) JSON
7 1 (1.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.33%) PMI
5 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 25 (41.67%) Windows
2 18 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (21.67%) Windows Server
5 10 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 10 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) Resource Management
1 10 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (11.67%) Change Control
3 7 (11.67%) Service Management
4 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (10.00%) IT Strategy
5 5 (8.33%) Project Management
5 5 (8.33%) SEO
6 4 (6.67%) MVC
7 3 (5.00%) Demand Management
7 3 (5.00%) Planning and Forecasting
7 3 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.00%) WFM
8 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.33%) Migration
8 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.33%) Web Development
9 1 (1.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) SQL
2 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.33%) C#
3 5 (8.33%) PHP
4 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.67%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.33%) MCSA
2 11 (18.33%) MCSE
3 9 (15.00%) MCITP
3 9 (15.00%) MCP
4 2 (3.33%) Degree
4 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) PMO
2 3 (5.00%) SLA
3 2 (3.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.00%) XenApp
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Apple
2 5 (8.33%) Citrix
2 5 (8.33%) Zend
3 3 (5.00%) HP
3 3 (5.00%) VMware
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco