The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 33 76 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 23.24% 38.00% 20.72%
As % of the Vendors category 54.10% 54.68% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 53 23
Average salary £31,750 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.41% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £37,500 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lincolnshire region.

Vendors Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
61 139 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 42.96% 69.50% 52.25%
Number of salaries quoted 47 115 52
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £22,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,075 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Lincolnshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Lincolnshire region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln +3 21 £32,000 +25.49% 4
Spalding +4 3 £27,500 -11.29% 2
Skegness - 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 28 (47.46%) Windows
1 28 (47.46%) MS Excel
2 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
3 17 (28.81%) .NET
4 16 (27.12%) SQL
5 15 (25.42%) PHP
5 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
6 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
6 14 (23.73%) C#
6 14 (23.73%) MySQL
6 14 (23.73%) Apache
6 14 (23.73%) Linux
6 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET
7 13 (22.03%) LAMP
8 12 (20.34%) XML
8 12 (20.34%) MS Office
9 11 (18.64%) LAN
9 11 (18.64%) WAN
10 10 (16.95%) IIS
11 9 (15.25%) HTML
11 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
11 9 (15.25%) CSS
12 8 (13.56%) DNS
12 8 (13.56%) Cisco
13 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (11.86%) ERP
13 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
13 7 (11.86%) VB.NET
13 7 (11.86%) WCF
13 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
1 14 (23.73%) Apache
2 10 (16.95%) IIS
3 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.78%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (6.78%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 28 (47.46%) MS Excel
2 12 (20.34%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.69%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) LAN
1 11 (18.64%) WAN
2 8 (13.56%) DNS
3 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.17%) VPN
3 6 (10.17%) Internet
4 5 (8.47%) Firewall
5 4 (6.78%) Network Security
5 4 (6.78%) SMTP
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.69%) Extranet
7 1 (1.69%) VoIP
7 1 (1.69%) WLAN
7 1 (1.69%) SAN
7 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 14 (23.73%) MySQL
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.78%) QlikView
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.69%) OLAP
4 1 (1.69%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Back Office
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Law
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Developer
2 14 (23.73%) Systems Administrator
2 14 (23.73%) Administrator
3 8 (13.56%) Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Web Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Systems Support
6 5 (8.47%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Systems Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Lead Web Developer
8 3 (5.08%) IT Support
8 3 (5.08%) Systems Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.81%) .NET
2 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET
3 13 (22.03%) LAMP
4 12 (20.34%) XML
5 9 (15.25%) HTML
5 9 (15.25%) CSS
6 7 (11.86%) WCF
7 6 (10.17%) jQuery
7 6 (10.17%) Ajax
8 5 (8.47%) EDI
9 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 4 (6.78%) Web Services
9 4 (6.78%) XHTML
10 3 (5.08%) XSL
11 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
12 1 (1.69%) Application Packaging
12 1 (1.69%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.78%) Graphic Design
2 4 (6.78%) Life Science
3 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (47.46%) Windows
2 14 (23.73%) Linux
3 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.78%) Android
6 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
7 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.39%) UNIX
8 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.69%) HPUX
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.86%) ERP
2 6 (10.17%) Migration
2 6 (10.17%) Information Security
3 5 (8.47%) OO
4 4 (6.78%) CRM
4 4 (6.78%) OOD
4 4 (6.78%) IT Governance
4 4 (6.78%) Web Development
4 4 (6.78%) Android Development
4 4 (6.78%) iOS Development
5 3 (5.08%) Web Application Development
5 3 (5.08%) ITIL
5 3 (5.08%) Workflow
6 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.39%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.39%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (3.39%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.39%) Change Control
7 1 (1.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) SQL
2 15 (25.42%) PHP
3 14 (23.73%) C#
4 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.86%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.47%) VB
7 4 (6.78%) Perl
8 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.08%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) HND
3 3 (5.08%) MCSE
3 3 (5.08%) MCT
3 3 (5.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.39%) XenServer
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) ARCserve
1 2 (3.39%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Cisco
2 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.08%) DevExpress
4 2 (3.39%) SYSPRO
4 2 (3.39%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) Citrix
4 2 (3.39%) Avaya
5 1 (1.69%) Juniper
5 1 (1.69%) Nokia
5 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.69%) Symantec
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Altiris
5 1 (1.69%) Google
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