The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birkenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank - 1 4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead - 68.42% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category - 86.67% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 1
Average salary - £19,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.90%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birkenhead region.

Vendors Category
Birkenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 16.67% 78.95% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 3
Average salary £19,000 £19,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.91%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Birkenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Birkenhead

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Birkenhead