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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 17 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 8.77% 19.35% 4.55%
As % of the Vendors category 23.81% 50.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £34,000 £31,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.80% -9.42%
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
21 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 36.84% 38.71% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 5
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Lichfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (46.67%) CRM
3 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) VB
5 4 (26.67%) MS Office
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) IIS
6 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 3 (20.00%) Statistics
6 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (13.33%) VLAN
7 2 (13.33%) VMware

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
3 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) VLAN
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.67%) QlikView
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) CRM Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Document Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) VB
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCP
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCA
2 1 (6.67%) MBA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
1 2 (13.33%) SonicWALL
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix
1 2 (13.33%) NetApp
Lichfield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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Posted: 20 days ago