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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 35 69 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 24.82% 38.98% 15.84%
As % of the Vendors category 52.24% 50.00% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 29 51 16
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 £25,000 £22,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
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
67 138 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 47.52% 77.97% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 57 118 40
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,800 £22,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +1 24 £32,000 +19.62% 1
Spalding +1 2 £38,750 +25.00%
Scunthorpe 0 1 £20,000 -18.36% 2
Grimsby -6 1 - -
Skegness - 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 25 (43.86%) Windows
1 25 (43.86%) MS Excel
2 18 (31.58%) PHP
3 17 (29.82%) MySQL
3 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
3 17 (29.82%) Linux
3 17 (29.82%) Apache
4 16 (28.07%) LAMP
5 15 (26.32%) .NET
5 15 (26.32%) SQL
6 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
7 12 (21.05%) C#
7 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 11 (19.30%) XML
9 10 (17.54%) IIS
9 10 (17.54%) MS Office
9 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
10 9 (15.79%) WAN
10 9 (15.79%) LAN
10 9 (15.79%) HTML
10 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 9 (15.79%) CSS
11 7 (12.28%) Ajax
11 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (10.53%) jQuery
12 6 (10.53%) Web Services
12 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
13 5 (8.77%) Internet
13 5 (8.77%) VPN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 17 (29.82%) Apache
2 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
3 10 (17.54%) IIS
4 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (43.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.54%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.75%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) LAN
1 9 (15.79%) WAN
2 5 (8.77%) VPN
2 5 (8.77%) DNS
2 5 (8.77%) Internet
3 4 (7.02%) Firewall
3 4 (7.02%) SMTP
4 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.26%) Network Security
5 1 (1.75%) Multicast
5 1 (1.75%) Extranet
5 1 (1.75%) VoIP
5 1 (1.75%) WLAN
5 1 (1.75%) SAN
5 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) MySQL
1 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.51%) QlikView
3 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) DB2
4 1 (1.75%) OLAP
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.75%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.02%) Advertising
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Back Office
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.75%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Systems Administrator
1 17 (29.82%) Administrator
2 15 (26.32%) Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Web Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Lead Web Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Support
7 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.51%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.51%) CRM Developer
8 2 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) LAMP
2 15 (26.32%) .NET
3 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 11 (19.30%) XML
5 9 (15.79%) CSS
5 9 (15.79%) HTML
6 7 (12.28%) Ajax
7 6 (10.53%) jQuery
7 6 (10.53%) Web Services
8 5 (8.77%) WCF
9 4 (7.02%) XHTML
9 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 2 (3.51%) EDI
11 1 (1.75%) XSL
11 1 (1.75%) Google Maps API
11 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.75%) Application Packaging
11 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.75%) HTML5
11 1 (1.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.02%) Graphic Design
2 4 (7.02%) Life Science
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) CCTV
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.86%) Windows
2 17 (29.82%) Linux
3 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.02%) Android
5 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.51%) CentOS
7 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.51%) UNIX
7 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.75%) HPUX
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.77%) OO
1 5 (8.77%) Information Security
2 4 (7.02%) Web Development
2 4 (7.02%) OOD
2 4 (7.02%) Android Development
2 4 (7.02%) iOS Development
3 3 (5.26%) IT Governance
3 3 (5.26%) ITIL
3 3 (5.26%) Workflow
3 3 (5.26%) Migration
4 2 (3.51%) CRM
4 2 (3.51%) ERP
4 2 (3.51%) Project Management
5 1 (1.75%) MVC
5 1 (1.75%) SEO
5 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.75%) Supplier Management
5 1 (1.75%) Time Management
5 1 (1.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) PHP
2 15 (26.32%) SQL
3 12 (21.05%) C#
4 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.02%) Perl
5 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.51%) VB
7 1 (1.75%) Ruby
7 1 (1.75%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.77%) Degree
3 4 (7.02%) HND
3 4 (7.02%) MCSE
4 3 (5.26%) MCP
4 3 (5.26%) MCT
5 1 (1.75%) MCSA
5 1 (1.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.51%) XenServer
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco
3 2 (3.51%) Citrix
3 2 (3.51%) Avaya
3 2 (3.51%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) Altiris
4 1 (1.75%) Google
4 1 (1.75%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.75%) SYSPRO
4 1 (1.75%) Juniper
4 1 (1.75%) Nokia
4 1 (1.75%) HP
4 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.75%) Symantec
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Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £32,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Home Working and Annual Bonus
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Salary: £20000.00 per annum
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