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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 10.00% - 61.90%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% - 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 11
Average salary £18,000 - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
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
3 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 30.00% 25.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 12
Average salary £27,750 £19,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Law
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
6 1 (14.29%) MCSA
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Legal
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Life Science
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago