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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 46.94% 20.97% 17.14%
As % of the Vendors category 74.19% 76.47% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 6
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £22,100 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
31 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 63.27% 27.42% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 12
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,575 £17,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,650 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Lincoln

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) SCCM
2 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
3 12 (33.33%) Degree
3 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 11 (30.56%) LAN
4 11 (30.56%) WAN
4 11 (30.56%) SLA
4 11 (30.56%) Office 365
5 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (25.00%) SCOM
6 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (25.00%) .NET
7 8 (22.22%) MS Access
7 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 7 (19.44%) Windows 10
8 7 (19.44%) Siemens
8 7 (19.44%) MS Office
8 7 (19.44%) ITIL
9 6 (16.67%) Apache
9 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 6 (16.67%) XML
9 6 (16.67%) IIS
9 6 (16.67%) Java
9 6 (16.67%) PHP
9 6 (16.67%) VPN
9 6 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (16.67%) Web Application Development
9 6 (16.67%) InfoPath

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.67%) Apache
2 6 (16.67%) IIS
2 6 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (19.44%) MS Office
3 6 (16.67%) InfoPath
4 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) LAN
1 11 (30.56%) WAN
2 6 (16.67%) VPN
2 6 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (8.33%) PBX
3 3 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) Internet
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) MS Access
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (11.11%) Electronics
1 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Support Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 8 (22.22%) Applications Support Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Support
3 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) IT Support
4 6 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 5 (13.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 5 (13.89%) Server Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (19.44%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.56%) Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Android
7 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.78%) HPUX
7 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 3 (8.33%) Line Management
3 3 (8.33%) People Management
3 3 (8.33%) Presales
3 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (8.33%) Project Management
3 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (2.78%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.78%) CRM
5 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.78%) ERP
5 1 (2.78%) Requirements Management
5 1 (2.78%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) Java
1 6 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.11%) MCSE
4 2 (5.56%) MCSA
5 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) SCCM
2 9 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Siemens
2 3 (8.33%) Avaya
3 2 (5.56%) Apple
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) Mitel
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Sage
4 1 (2.78%) Symantec
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
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