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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 32.14% 36.21% 30.00%
As % of the Vendors category 75.00% 53.85% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 21
Average salary £23,500 £32,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.56% +25.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
12 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 42.86% 67.24% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 45
Average salary £23,500 £32,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.56% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £40,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 1 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Lincoln

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (60.00%) .NET
5 11 (55.00%) VB.NET
6 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (35.00%) C#
7 7 (35.00%) HTML
7 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (35.00%) jQuery
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (30.00%) HTML5
8 6 (30.00%) CSS3
8 6 (30.00%) SCCM
8 6 (30.00%) WCF
8 6 (30.00%) MVC
8 6 (30.00%) WinForms
8 6 (30.00%) Web Design
8 6 (30.00%) Ajax
8 6 (30.00%) Web Services
8 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (30.00%) ERP
9 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 5 (25.00%) LAN
9 5 (25.00%) WAN
10 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
10 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
10 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
11 3 (15.00%) Office 365

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Lync
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) LAN
1 5 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Network Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Network Support
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Database Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Database Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) jQuery
2 7 (35.00%) CSS
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
3 6 (30.00%) WinForms
3 6 (30.00%) Ajax
3 6 (30.00%) WCF
3 6 (30.00%) HTML5
3 6 (30.00%) CSS3
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) WPF
4 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ERP
1 6 (30.00%) MVC
1 6 (30.00%) Web Design
2 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.00%) OOP
2 1 (5.00%) OO
2 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) VB.NET
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (35.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCP
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
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