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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 12 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 5.56% 20.00% 5.00%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 37.50% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 1
Average salary £51,250 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.83% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
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
12 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 22.22% 53.33% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 9
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) CRM
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
6 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) VLAN
6 2 (18.18%) Statistics
6 2 (18.18%) Advertising
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) NUnit
1 1 (9.09%) MSTest
1 1 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (9.09%) Moq
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) CRM Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) WinForms
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) WPF
3 1 (9.09%) Spring.NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (9.09%) Ninject
3 1 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Statistics
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) CRM
1 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (9.09%) MVVM
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) CCA
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix
1 2 (18.18%) NetApp
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
1 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
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