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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 18.64% 16.67% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 64.71% 41.67% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 5
Average salary £24,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,600 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £49,000 £34,200
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
17 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 28.81% 40.00% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 9
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Lichfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (70.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 12 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (55.00%) Requirements Management
4 11 (55.00%) Automotive
4 11 (55.00%) Validation
4 11 (55.00%) Degree
4 11 (55.00%) TargetLink
4 11 (55.00%) Rational DOORS
4 11 (55.00%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (55.00%) MathWorks
4 11 (55.00%) Simulink
4 11 (55.00%) Stateflow
4 11 (55.00%) Assembly Language
4 11 (55.00%) Yourdon
4 11 (55.00%) MKS
4 11 (55.00%) Electronics
4 11 (55.00%) C++
4 11 (55.00%) C
4 11 (55.00%) UML
5 7 (35.00%) CRM
5 7 (35.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (20.00%) .NET
7 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (20.00%) Finance

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (55.00%) TargetLink
3 11 (55.00%) Simulink
3 11 (55.00%) Stateflow
4 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) MSTest
General
1 11 (55.00%) Electronics
1 11 (55.00%) Automotive
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Software Engineer
1 11 (55.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) CRM Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 11 (55.00%) UML
2 11 (55.00%) Yourdon
2 11 (55.00%) Validation
2 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (55.00%) Requirements Management
3 7 (35.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Business Development
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Test Management
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) C++
2 11 (55.00%) C
2 11 (55.00%) Assembly Language
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MBA
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) MathWorks
1 11 (55.00%) MKS
Lichfield, Staffordshire
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Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
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