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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 15.94% 13.04% 34.00%
As % of the Vendors category 64.71% 54.55% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 17
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £29,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
17 11 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 24.64% 23.91% 68.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 34
Average salary £62,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+127.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Lincoln

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (28.00%) MySQL
3 7 (28.00%) PHP
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
3 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Apache
3 7 (28.00%) LAMP
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Tandem
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) Alterian
4 5 (20.00%) Content Management
4 5 (20.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.00%) CMS
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (20.00%) .NET
4 5 (20.00%) DNN
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.00%) Umbraco
4 5 (20.00%) EPiServer
4 5 (20.00%) Immediacy CMS
4 5 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (20.00%) Sitecore
4 5 (20.00%) RESTful
4 5 (20.00%) Ektron
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (20.00%) Dependency Injection

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 7 (28.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) CMS
2 5 (20.00%) DNN
2 5 (20.00%) Umbraco
2 5 (20.00%) Immediacy CMS
2 5 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (20.00%) Kentico
2 5 (20.00%) Sitefinity
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (16.00%) Military
1 4 (16.00%) Avionics
2 2 (8.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (28.00%) Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Business Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Report Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) LAMP
2 5 (20.00%) RESTful
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) VxWorks
2 4 (16.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Scrum
1 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (20.00%) TDD
1 5 (20.00%) Content Management
1 5 (20.00%) MVC
1 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (20.00%) BDD
1 5 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) ETL
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PHP
2 5 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) VCP4
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) IEC 61508
1 4 (16.00%) DO-178B
1 4 (16.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Alterian
1 5 (20.00%) EPiServer
1 5 (20.00%) Sitecore
1 5 (20.00%) Ektron
2 4 (16.00%) IBM
3 3 (12.00%) Citrix
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
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