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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 18.00% 14.29% -
As % of the Vendors category 39.13% 30.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
23 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 46.00% 46.43% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 1
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 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 16 (84.21%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) C++
2 11 (57.89%) C
2 11 (57.89%) Assembly Language
2 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
2 11 (57.89%) MathWorks
2 11 (57.89%) Simulink
2 11 (57.89%) Stateflow
2 11 (57.89%) UML
2 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (57.89%) Yourdon
2 11 (57.89%) MKS
2 11 (57.89%) Electronics
2 11 (57.89%) Automotive
2 11 (57.89%) Validation
2 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (57.89%) Requirements Management
2 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 11 (57.89%) TargetLink
2 11 (57.89%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (57.89%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
3 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 5 (26.32%) .NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Simulink
1 11 (57.89%) Stateflow
1 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
1 11 (57.89%) MS PowerPoint
1 11 (57.89%) TargetLink
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (57.89%) Electronics
1 11 (57.89%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineer
1 11 (57.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Account Manager
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Account Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Support Manager
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Support Technician
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
1 11 (57.89%) UML
1 11 (57.89%) Yourdon
1 11 (57.89%) Validation
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
1 11 (57.89%) Requirements Management
2 5 (26.32%) Web Development
2 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) C++
2 11 (57.89%) C
2 11 (57.89%) Assembly Language
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) MathWorks
1 11 (57.89%) MKS
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