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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 18 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 25.35% 16.13% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category 75.00% 55.56% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 1
Average salary £35,000 £21,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.79% -32.81%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
24 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 33.80% 29.03% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 7
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
Salary Histogram in Lichfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Lichfield region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Lichfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 18 (40.91%) SQL
3 15 (34.09%) Windows
3 15 (34.09%) ERP
4 13 (29.55%) .NET
4 13 (29.55%) C#
5 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (25.00%) Project Management
6 11 (25.00%) MVC
6 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 10 (22.73%) Finance
7 10 (22.73%) Dynamics NAV
7 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 9 (20.45%) WCF
8 9 (20.45%) Scrum
9 8 (18.18%) WinForms
9 8 (18.18%) TDD
9 8 (18.18%) NUnit
9 8 (18.18%) WPF
9 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (18.18%) Kanban
9 8 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
9 8 (18.18%) Spring.NET
9 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (18.18%) MSTest
9 8 (18.18%) MVVM
9 8 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) SAS
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (13.64%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle ASCP
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (2.27%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (13.64%) iSCSI
1 6 (13.64%) SAN
2 5 (11.36%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) Base SAS
4 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.27%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Moq
1 8 (18.18%) MSTest
1 8 (18.18%) NUnit
1 8 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Developer
3 10 (22.73%) .NET Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Business Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Junior
4 9 (20.45%) Junior Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Junior Business Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.82%) DBA
7 3 (6.82%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (4.55%) HTML Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) SAS Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 9 (20.45%) WCF
5 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (18.18%) Castle Windsor
5 8 (18.18%) Ninject
5 8 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (18.18%) Spring.NET
5 8 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
5 8 (18.18%) WinForms
5 8 (18.18%) WPF
6 6 (13.64%) CSS
6 6 (13.64%) HTML
7 5 (11.36%) jQuery
8 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.55%) CSS3
9 2 (4.55%) HTML5
9 2 (4.55%) REST
9 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.36%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.82%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ERP
2 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) MVC
3 11 (25.00%) Project Management
4 9 (20.45%) Scrum
5 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (18.18%) Kanban
5 8 (18.18%) MVVM
5 8 (18.18%) TDD
5 8 (18.18%) Web Application Development
6 7 (15.91%) Data Protection
7 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.64%) Security Patching
8 5 (11.36%) CRM
9 3 (6.82%) Change Management
9 3 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (6.82%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) C#
3 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) CCNA
1 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (13.64%) MCP
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB
2 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CISA
3 1 (2.27%) CISM
3 1 (2.27%) CISSP
3 1 (2.27%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) Cisco
2 6 (13.64%) NetApp
2 6 (13.64%) VMware
3 1 (2.27%) Forcepoint
3 1 (2.27%) HP
3 1 (2.27%) Tableau
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago