Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 2 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 64 64 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 30.48% 30.19% 24.91%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 58.72% 60.36%
Number of salaries quoted 64 53 61
Wilmslow median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £65,810 £48,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -

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 96 109 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 45.71% 51.42% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 89 91 103
Wilmslow median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +29.03%
10th Percentile £22,150 £21,250 £20,550
90th Percentile £57,650 £65,000 £64,784
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -

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 19 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 37 (57.81%) C#
2 31 (48.44%) SQL Server
3 30 (46.88%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (43.75%) .NET
5 22 (34.38%) Visual Studio
5 22 (34.38%) AngularJS
6 20 (31.25%) HTML
7 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
7 19 (29.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET
8 18 (28.13%) Decision-Making
9 17 (26.56%) CSS
9 17 (26.56%) Scrum
9 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (25.00%) TDD
10 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (23.44%) MVC
12 14 (21.88%) Windows
13 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
13 13 (20.31%) .NET Framework
14 12 (18.75%) VMware
14 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (17.19%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (17.19%) HTML5
15 11 (17.19%) ITIL
15 11 (17.19%) Cisco
15 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (17.19%) OO
16 10 (15.63%) Citrix

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 9 (14.06%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.81%) WordPress
4 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.56%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (7.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (3.13%) Office 365
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) DHCP
1 9 (14.06%) DNS
2 1 (1.56%) LAN
2 1 (1.56%) SAN
2 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.56%) WAN
2 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (48.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) Visual Studio
2 19 (29.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.56%) FxCop
3 1 (1.56%) Selenium
3 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.56%) StyleCop
General
1 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.69%) Back Office
2 3 (4.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (56.25%) Developer
2 23 (35.94%) .NET Developer
3 21 (32.81%) C# Developer
4 18 (28.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (23.44%) Software Developer
6 14 (21.88%) Senior Developer
7 10 (15.63%) .NET Software Developer
7 10 (15.63%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (15.63%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (14.06%) Administrator
8 9 (14.06%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
10 6 (9.38%) Analyst
10 6 (9.38%) IT Administrator
11 5 (7.81%) CRM Developer
11 5 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Developer
11 5 (7.81%) PHP Developer
11 5 (7.81%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (7.81%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.75%) .NET
2 22 (34.38%) AngularJS
3 20 (31.25%) HTML
4 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET
5 17 (26.56%) CSS
6 13 (20.31%) .NET Framework
7 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (17.19%) HTML5
9 10 (15.63%) jQuery
10 6 (9.38%) Middleware
11 5 (7.81%) Zend Framework
12 3 (4.69%) LINQ
13 1 (1.56%) Castle Windsor
13 1 (1.56%) Entity Framework
13 1 (1.56%) JSON
13 1 (1.56%) NHibernate
13 1 (1.56%) RESTful
13 1 (1.56%) WCF
13 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (15.63%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.56%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.56%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.56%) Replication
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
3 8 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 8 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.56%) CentOS
5 1 (1.56%) Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.56%) SUSE
5 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (28.13%) Decision-Making
3 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.56%) Scrum
4 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (25.00%) TDD
5 15 (23.44%) MVC
6 11 (17.19%) ITIL
6 11 (17.19%) OO
7 7 (10.94%) DevOps
7 7 (10.94%) Technical Leadership
8 6 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (7.81%) CRM
9 5 (7.81%) SEO
10 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.69%) Project Governance
10 3 (4.69%) Project Management
10 3 (4.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (57.81%) C#
2 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
4 6 (9.38%) SQL
4 6 (9.38%) VBScript
5 5 (7.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (12.50%) MCITP
2 8 (12.50%) MCP
2 8 (12.50%) MCSA
2 8 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) PMO
3 1 (1.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.50%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) VMware
2 11 (17.19%) Cisco
3 10 (15.63%) Citrix
4 8 (12.50%) Apple
5 6 (9.38%) HP
6 5 (7.81%) Zend
7 1 (1.56%) Juniper
7 1 (1.56%) NetApp
7 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.56%) Veeam
7 1 (1.56%) Zerto