The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 9 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 16.67% 35.29% 8.00%
As % of the Vendors category 60.00% 85.71% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 2
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +63.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Staffordshire

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

Vendors Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
15 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 27.78% 41.18% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 2
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +23.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Lichfield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Lichfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Lichfield region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Lichfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 14 (77.78%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) MS Excel
3 12 (66.67%) C
3 12 (66.67%) Assembly Language
3 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 12 (66.67%) MathWorks
3 12 (66.67%) Simulink
3 12 (66.67%) Stateflow
3 12 (66.67%) C++
3 12 (66.67%) Yourdon
3 12 (66.67%) MKS
3 12 (66.67%) Electronics
3 12 (66.67%) Automotive
3 12 (66.67%) Validation
3 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 12 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (66.67%) Requirements Management
3 12 (66.67%) Degree
3 12 (66.67%) UML
3 12 (66.67%) TargetLink
3 12 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
3 12 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (16.67%) Office 365
4 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.11%) SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (72.22%) MS Excel
2 12 (66.67%) Simulink
2 12 (66.67%) Stateflow
2 12 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (66.67%) TargetLink
3 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (66.67%) Electronics
1 12 (66.67%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 12 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) IT Support
2 3 (16.67%) IT Support Manager
2 3 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Account Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Support Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Account Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.56%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 12 (66.67%) Yourdon
1 12 (66.67%) Validation
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 12 (66.67%) Requirements Management
1 12 (66.67%) UML
2 1 (5.56%) CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) C
2 12 (66.67%) Assembly Language
2 12 (66.67%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) MathWorks
1 12 (66.67%) MKS
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