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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 41 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 39.42% 15.38% 17.95%
As % of the Vendors category 69.49% 60.00% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36 6 7
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £28,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £34,250 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
59 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 56.73% 25.64% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 52 9 14
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £21,950 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £36,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

The demand trend of job ads across the Lincoln region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Lincoln

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lincoln region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 22 (41.51%) ITIL
3 20 (37.74%) Windows Server
4 18 (33.96%) Office 365
4 18 (33.96%) Linux
4 18 (33.96%) LAN
4 18 (33.96%) WAN
5 16 (30.19%) SCCM
5 16 (30.19%) Time Management
6 15 (28.30%) Java
6 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
6 15 (28.30%) PHP
6 15 (28.30%) Open Source
7 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
8 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (24.53%) Degree
8 13 (24.53%) Finance
8 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (22.64%) Red Hat
9 12 (22.64%) System Testing
9 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (22.64%) Windows 10
10 11 (20.75%) MS Office
10 11 (20.75%) Scrum
10 11 (20.75%) SCOM
11 10 (18.87%) Test Scripting
11 10 (18.87%) Selenium
11 10 (18.87%) LAMP
11 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
11 10 (18.87%) ISEB

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.66%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Office
2 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (33.96%) Office 365
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.77%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.89%) SaaS
5 1 (1.89%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) LAN
1 18 (33.96%) WAN
2 9 (16.98%) VPN
2 9 (16.98%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.77%) ADSL
3 2 (3.77%) DHCP
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) Internet
3 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.77%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.89%) PBX
4 1 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) MySQL
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) MS Access
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Selenium
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Electronics
2 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Support Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (20.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Support
4 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (15.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (15.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 8 (15.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (15.09%) Server Engineer
6 8 (15.09%) Server Support
7 6 (11.32%) Development Manager
7 6 (11.32%) IT Support
7 6 (11.32%) Software Development Manager
7 6 (11.32%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) LAMP
2 3 (5.66%) .NET
3 2 (3.77%) Web Services
4 1 (1.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) iPad
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Windows Server
3 18 (33.96%) Linux
4 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
5 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (22.64%) Windows 10
6 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (18.87%) CentOS
8 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.89%) Android
9 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.89%) HPUX
9 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) ITIL
2 16 (30.19%) Time Management
3 15 (28.30%) Open Source
4 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.64%) System Testing
6 11 (20.75%) Scrum
7 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
7 10 (18.87%) Test Scripting
8 9 (16.98%) Compatibility Testing
8 9 (16.98%) Open Source Development
9 7 (13.21%) Project Management
9 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
10 6 (11.32%) PRINCE
10 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (11.32%) Test Strategy
11 5 (9.43%) Release Management
11 5 (9.43%) SDLC
12 4 (7.55%) Automated Testing
12 4 (7.55%) Manual Testing
12 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) Java
1 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
1 15 (28.30%) PHP
2 1 (1.89%) Perl
2 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 10 (18.87%) ISEB
3 4 (7.55%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.66%) MCSE
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.89%) MCSA
5 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 3 (5.66%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (16.98%) Hyper-V
2 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (30.19%) SCCM
2 11 (20.75%) SCOM
3 2 (3.77%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) Avaya
4 1 (1.89%) Apple
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Mitel
4 1 (1.89%) Sage
4 1 (1.89%) Siemens
4 1 (1.89%) Symantec
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Rockstar Lincoln
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum Based on Experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Rockstar Lincoln
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum Based on Experience
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