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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 13 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 25 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 13.42% 24.27% 33.17%
As % of the Vendors category 45.45% 60.98% 62.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 31
Average salary £28,750 £31,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.73% +1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,200 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £34,400
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
44 41 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 29.53% 39.81% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 68
Average salary £34,789 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.96% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,100 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,100 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -2 14 £31,250 +15.74%
Barton-upon-Humber -5 3 £20,000 -2.43%
Spalding -2 1 £42,500 +34.92%
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (27.50%) MS Office
5 10 (25.00%) .NET
5 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
6 9 (22.50%) SQL
6 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
7 8 (20.00%) MCP
7 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (17.50%) MCTS
8 7 (17.50%) MCITP
8 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (17.50%) UNIX
8 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
8 7 (17.50%) LAN
8 7 (17.50%) DNS
8 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (15.00%) Internet
9 6 (15.00%) WAN
9 6 (15.00%) C#
9 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
10 5 (12.50%) MVC
10 5 (12.50%) CMS
10 5 (12.50%) Scrum

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (17.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) CMS
2 5 (12.50%) DNN
2 5 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (12.50%) Umbraco
2 5 (12.50%) Immediacy CMS
2 5 (12.50%) Sitefinity
2 5 (12.50%) Kentico
2 5 (12.50%) Lync
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (27.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.50%) LAN
2 7 (17.50%) DNS
3 6 (15.00%) Internet
3 6 (15.00%) WAN
4 4 (10.00%) Firewall
5 3 (7.50%) PBX
5 3 (7.50%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.50%) DHCP
6 1 (2.50%) VoIP
6 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) Selenium
1 1 (2.50%) Firebug
1 1 (2.50%) Selenium IDE
General
1 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) IT Support
2 6 (15.00%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Support Technician
2 6 (15.00%) Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Network Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (10.00%) Network Support
4 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Voice Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Report Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.50%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.50%) RESTful
3 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.50%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Tandem
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) PMI
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (17.50%) UNIX
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.50%) MVC
2 5 (12.50%) Scrum
2 5 (12.50%) TDD
2 5 (12.50%) Content Management
2 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (12.50%) Web Application Development
2 5 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (12.50%) BDD
3 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (7.50%) ETL
5 2 (5.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (5.00%) Time Management
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL
5 2 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) C#
3 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.00%) MCP
3 7 (17.50%) MCTS
3 7 (17.50%) MCITP
4 3 (7.50%) MCSE
4 3 (7.50%) MCSA
5 2 (5.00%) Degree
5 2 (5.00%) CCNA
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Alterian
1 5 (12.50%) Sitecore
1 5 (12.50%) EPiServer
1 5 (12.50%) Ektron
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco
2 4 (10.00%) Citrix
3 3 (7.50%) Avaya
3 3 (7.50%) Mitel
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) Lotus
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 hours ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40,000 + Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Scunthorpe
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 17 days ago