The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 47.06% 13.51% 15.56%
As % of the Vendors category 76.19% 58.82% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 6
Average salary £29,250 £62,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.20% +108.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £31,650 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £62,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
Microsoft
Lincolnshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lincoln region.

Vendors Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 61.76% 22.97% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 10
Average salary £30,000 £62,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.00% +108.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Lincoln region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Lincoln

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Lincoln region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Lincoln

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Lincoln

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Lincoln region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Lincoln

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 11 (47.83%) Windows
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
1 11 (47.83%) SharePoint
2 10 (43.48%) .NET
3 9 (39.13%) SLA
4 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 6 (26.09%) XML
5 6 (26.09%) IIS
5 6 (26.09%) Java
5 6 (26.09%) PHP
5 6 (26.09%) Apache
5 6 (26.09%) MS Access
5 6 (26.09%) Siemens
5 6 (26.09%) InfoPath
5 6 (26.09%) Degree
5 6 (26.09%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (26.09%) Web Application Development
6 5 (21.74%) Skype for Business
6 5 (21.74%) Office 365
6 5 (21.74%) SCCM
6 5 (21.74%) SCOM
6 5 (21.74%) MS Office
7 4 (17.39%) LAN
7 4 (17.39%) WAN
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
8 3 (13.04%) ITIL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 11 (47.83%) SharePoint
2 6 (26.09%) Apache
2 6 (26.09%) IIS
3 5 (21.74%) Skype for Business
4 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (26.09%) InfoPath
3 5 (21.74%) MS Office
4 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) LAN
1 4 (17.39%) WAN
2 3 (13.04%) Intranet
3 2 (8.70%) PBX
3 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
3 2 (8.70%) VPN
3 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MS Access
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Applications Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Applications Support
2 6 (26.09%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) IT Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) IT Support
3 4 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Avaya Voice Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Intranet Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Intranet Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Mitel Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Mitel Support
5 2 (8.70%) Mitel Voice Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
3 6 (26.09%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
5 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Technical Architecture
1 6 (26.09%) Web Application Development
2 3 (13.04%) Change Management
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Line Management
3 2 (8.70%) Presales
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) Data Management
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Master Data Management
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) OOP
4 1 (4.35%) People Management
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
1 6 (26.09%) PHP
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) MCSA
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
1 5 (21.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Siemens
2 2 (8.70%) Apple
2 2 (8.70%) Avaya
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) Mitel
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Sage
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