The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 15 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 37.50% 8.82% 37.21%
As % of the Vendors category 83.33% 27.27% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £25,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £47,500 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Microsoft
Lancashire

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

Vendors Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 45.00% 32.35% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 11
Median salary £35,000 £29,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% +18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £43,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Blackpool region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Blackpool

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Blackpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Blackpool region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Blackpool

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Blackpool region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) CRM
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 6 (21.43%) HTML
4 5 (17.86%) .NET
4 5 (17.86%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
4 5 (17.86%) Web Services
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
4 5 (17.86%) ERP
4 5 (17.86%) MVC
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (14.29%) Banking
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) Legal
6 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
6 3 (10.71%) TDD
6 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
6 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.71%) SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool 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 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) GroupWise
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Developer
1 6 (21.43%) Help Desk Adviser
2 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Customer Service Advisor
3 3 (10.71%) Head of Business Systems
3 3 (10.71%) Head of IT
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Technician
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Technician
4 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
2 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (17.86%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (7.14%) HTML5
4 2 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (7.14%) WCF
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) Tandem
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) AIX
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (25.00%) CRM
2 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.86%) ERP
3 5 (17.86%) MVC
3 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Change Management
4 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.71%) SDLC
5 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
5 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.57%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) NDS
2 1 (3.57%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
1 1 (3.57%) VMware
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