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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 17.04% 25.71% 21.13%
As % of the Vendors category 60.53% 54.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 29
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £33,750 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
38 50 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 28.15% 47.62% 49.30%
Number of salaries quoted 34 44 69
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £39,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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 +6 12 £45,000 +63.63% 5
Barton-upon-Humber +4 4 £20,000 -2.43% 1
Grantham -3 1 £17,000 -24.44%
Scunthorpe - 1 £30,000 -
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 16 (34.78%) MS Excel
3 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
4 10 (21.74%) MS Office
5 9 (19.57%) Linux
5 9 (19.57%) C#
5 9 (19.57%) .NET
6 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
6 8 (17.39%) MySQL
6 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
7 7 (15.22%) PHP
7 7 (15.22%) SQL
7 7 (15.22%) Apache
7 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
7 7 (15.22%) MVC
7 7 (15.22%) LAMP
7 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.22%) Degree
7 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
7 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (13.04%) MCITP
8 6 (13.04%) Scrum
9 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (10.87%) DNS
9 5 (10.87%) LAN
9 5 (10.87%) Citrix
9 5 (10.87%) IBM
9 5 (10.87%) UNIX

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 7 (15.22%) Apache
2 5 (10.87%) DNN
2 5 (10.87%) Umbraco
2 5 (10.87%) Immediacy CMS
2 5 (10.87%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (10.87%) Kentico
2 5 (10.87%) CMS
2 5 (10.87%) Sitefinity
3 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.35%) Lync
6 1 (2.17%) IIS
6 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 10 (21.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.87%) DNS
2 5 (10.87%) LAN
3 4 (8.70%) WAN
3 4 (8.70%) Internet
3 4 (8.70%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
4 2 (4.35%) PBX
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (8.70%) Aerospace
1 4 (8.70%) Military
1 4 (8.70%) Avionics
2 3 (6.52%) Local Government
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Advertising
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
4 1 (2.17%) Billing
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Developer
1 9 (19.57%) Administrator
2 8 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) Architect
3 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Support Technician
4 4 (8.70%) IT Support
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.35%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Report Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Architect
6 2 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 7 (15.22%) LAMP
3 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (10.87%) RESTful
4 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (6.52%) CSS3
5 3 (6.52%) HTML
5 3 (6.52%) HTML5
5 3 (6.52%) CSS
5 3 (6.52%) Web Services
5 3 (6.52%) XML
6 2 (4.35%) Ajax
7 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.17%) WCF
7 1 (2.17%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.17%) LINQ
7 1 (2.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Tandem
2 1 (2.17%) CCTV
2 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Linux
3 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.87%) UNIX
6 4 (8.70%) VxWorks
6 4 (8.70%) Android
6 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) MVC
1 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.04%) Scrum
3 5 (10.87%) TDD
3 5 (10.87%) Content Management
3 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
3 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
3 5 (10.87%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (10.87%) BDD
3 5 (10.87%) Web Application Development
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
4 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.52%) Project Management
5 3 (6.52%) ETL
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL
6 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) C#
2 7 (15.22%) PHP
2 7 (15.22%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) VB
4 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.22%) Degree
3 6 (13.04%) MCITP
4 5 (10.87%) MCTS
4 5 (10.87%) MCP
5 4 (8.70%) MCSE
5 4 (8.70%) MCSA
6 3 (6.52%) VCP4
7 2 (4.35%) CCNA
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) IEC 61508
1 4 (8.70%) DO-178B
1 4 (8.70%) DO-254
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) IBM
1 5 (10.87%) Citrix
1 5 (10.87%) Alterian
1 5 (10.87%) EPiServer
1 5 (10.87%) Sitecore
1 5 (10.87%) Ektron
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco
3 3 (6.52%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) Mitel
4 2 (4.35%) Avaya
5 1 (2.17%) Lotus
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
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