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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 28 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 28.57% 35.71% 29.31%
As % of the Vendors category 60.87% 76.92% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 14
Median salary £29,250 £23,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.46% -26.56%
UK excluding London median salary £39,025 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +2.66%
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
46 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 46.94% 46.43% 60.34%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 31
Median salary £35,000 £23,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -26.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £19,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £33,500 £53,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Lincoln

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 33 (62.26%) Windows
2 17 (32.08%) Linux
2 17 (32.08%) MS Office
2 17 (32.08%) ITIL
2 17 (32.08%) Time Management
3 16 (30.19%) Java
3 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
3 16 (30.19%) PHP
3 16 (30.19%) Windows 7
3 16 (30.19%) Open Source
4 15 (28.30%) Windows Server
5 14 (26.42%) Windows 10
5 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (24.53%) Degree
6 13 (24.53%) LAN
6 13 (24.53%) WAN
6 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
6 13 (24.53%) Finance
6 13 (24.53%) System Testing
6 13 (24.53%) Office 365
7 12 (22.64%) Scrum
8 11 (20.75%) LAMP
8 11 (20.75%) Selenium
8 11 (20.75%) Test Scripting
8 11 (20.75%) SCCM
8 11 (20.75%) CentOS
8 11 (20.75%) ISEB
9 10 (18.87%) Regression Testing
9 10 (18.87%) DHCP
9 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP

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 9 (16.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (32.08%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.53%) Office 365
2 4 (7.55%) 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
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) LAN
1 13 (24.53%) WAN
2 10 (18.87%) DHCP
2 10 (18.87%) DNS
2 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
3 9 (16.98%) ADSL
4 5 (9.43%) VPN
4 5 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.77%) Firewall
5 2 (3.77%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.89%) Internet
6 1 (1.89%) PBX
6 1 (1.89%) SAN
6 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) 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 11 (20.75%) Selenium
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Games
3 4 (7.55%) Electronics
3 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) IT Support
2 9 (16.98%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (16.98%) Support Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Tester
4 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) IT Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Server Support
4 6 (11.32%) Software Tester
5 5 (9.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) LAMP
2 2 (3.77%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Blackberry
2 7 (13.21%) iPad
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 33 (62.26%) Windows
2 17 (32.08%) Linux
3 16 (30.19%) Windows 7
4 15 (28.30%) Windows Server
5 14 (26.42%) Windows 10
6 11 (20.75%) CentOS
7 10 (18.87%) Windows 8
8 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.89%) HPUX
10 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) ITIL
1 17 (32.08%) Time Management
2 16 (30.19%) Open Source
3 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (24.53%) System Testing
5 12 (22.64%) Scrum
6 11 (20.75%) Test Scripting
7 10 (18.87%) Compatibility Testing
7 10 (18.87%) Regression Testing
8 9 (16.98%) Open Source Development
9 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2
9 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
10 6 (11.32%) PRINCE
10 6 (11.32%) Test Strategy
11 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
11 5 (9.43%) Manual Testing
11 5 (9.43%) Release Management
11 5 (9.43%) SDLC
11 5 (9.43%) Software Testing
12 4 (7.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) Java
1 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
1 16 (30.19%) PHP
2 1 (1.89%) Perl
2 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 11 (20.75%) ISEB
3 5 (9.43%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.66%) MCSE
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) QA
2 3 (5.66%) SLA
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%) Active Directory
1 9 (16.98%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) SCCM
2 9 (16.98%) AirWatch
3 6 (11.32%) SCOM
4 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) Avaya
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Mitel
4 1 (1.89%) Siemens
4 1 (1.89%) Symantec
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
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