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 3 months to 27 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.

Microsoft
Cheshire / Wilmslow
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 2 6
Rank change year-on-year -12 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 15.84% 30.19% 19.20%
As % of the Vendors category 41.03% 64.00% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 23
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

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 Wilmslow.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wilmslow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39 50 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 38.61% 47.17% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 48 48
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -1.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wilmslow 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Wilmslow

Microsoft
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 39 (57.35%) Finance
2 38 (55.88%) .NET
3 36 (52.94%) MS Excel
4 35 (51.47%) C#
5 32 (47.06%) Windows
6 29 (42.65%) MVC
7 28 (41.18%) SQL Server
8 25 (36.76%) ASP.NET
8 25 (36.76%) jQuery
8 25 (36.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 24 (35.29%) CSS
9 24 (35.29%) HTML
10 23 (33.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (29.41%) Integration Testing
12 18 (26.47%) Dependency Injection
12 18 (26.47%) WCF
13 17 (25.00%) TDD
13 17 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (25.00%) HTML5
13 17 (25.00%) AngularJS
13 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
14 16 (23.53%) PMI
14 16 (23.53%) PMI Certification
15 15 (22.06%) SaaS
15 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (22.06%) NHibernate
15 15 (22.06%) .NET Framework
16 14 (20.59%) JSON
16 14 (20.59%) Selenium
16 14 (20.59%) FxCop

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 14 (20.59%) NServiceBus
2 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.06%) SaaS
2 12 (17.65%) Office 365
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) DHCP
1 4 (5.88%) DNS
1 4 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (36.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (20.59%) FxCop
2 14 (20.59%) Selenium
2 14 (20.59%) SpecFlow
2 14 (20.59%) StyleCop
3 13 (19.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (57.35%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (45.59%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) C# Developer
3 15 (22.06%) .NET Developer
4 12 (17.65%) Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 11 (16.18%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (16.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 11 (16.18%) Support Engineer
6 10 (14.71%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 10 (14.71%) .NET Programmer
6 10 (14.71%) Analyst Programmer
6 10 (14.71%) Programmer
7 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (13.24%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (13.24%) C# Web Developer
7 9 (13.24%) Web Developer
8 7 (10.29%) SQL Developer
9 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (8.82%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.88%) .NET
2 25 (36.76%) ASP.NET
2 25 (36.76%) jQuery
3 24 (35.29%) CSS
3 24 (35.29%) HTML
4 23 (33.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (26.47%) WCF
6 17 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 17 (25.00%) HTML5
7 15 (22.06%) .NET Framework
7 15 (22.06%) NHibernate
8 14 (20.59%) Castle Windsor
8 14 (20.59%) CSS3
8 14 (20.59%) Entity Framework
8 14 (20.59%) JSON
8 14 (20.59%) SignalR
8 14 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (20.59%) WebSockets
8 14 (20.59%) XML
9 4 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) PMI
2 14 (20.59%) User Experience
3 13 (19.12%) Mobile App
4 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.35%) Online Banking
6 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.06%) Windows
2 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (16.18%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.82%) Mac OS X
7 5 (7.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) MVC
2 20 (29.41%) Integration Testing
3 18 (26.47%) Dependency Injection
4 17 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (25.00%) TDD
5 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (20.59%) Unit Testing
7 13 (19.12%) Scrum
8 11 (16.18%) Web Development
9 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.29%) ETL
10 7 (10.29%) ITIL
11 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
11 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
11 6 (8.82%) Project Management
11 6 (8.82%) Service Management
11 6 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
12 5 (7.35%) Non-Functional Testing
12 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (51.47%) C#
2 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.41%) SQL
6 2 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) PMI Certification
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.88%) MCITP
3 4 (5.88%) MCP
3 4 (5.88%) MCSA
3 4 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.47%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) SCCM
1 4 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Apple
1 6 (8.82%) Tableau
2 4 (5.88%) VMware
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle
Wilmslow
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago