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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 69 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 49.29% 14.47% 28.85%
As % of the Vendors category 76.67% 44.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55 22 30
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £20,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
90 50 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 64.29% 32.89% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 71 31 48
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £17,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +4 23 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Grimsby - 11 £35,000 - 1
Spalding -3 10 £30,000 -29.41%
Immingham - 3 £32,500 -
Scunthorpe - 2 £32,500 - 1
Grantham +6 1 £30,000 +76.47%
Louth - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 59 (62.11%) Windows
2 44 (46.32%) Windows Server
3 34 (35.79%) Active Directory
4 24 (25.26%) WAN
4 24 (25.26%) MS Excel
4 24 (25.26%) MS Office
5 23 (24.21%) SQL Server
5 23 (24.21%) Hyper-V
6 22 (23.16%) SCCM
7 21 (22.11%) LAN
8 20 (21.05%) ITIL
9 18 (18.95%) SCOM
9 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (16.84%) SQL
10 16 (16.84%) MS Exchange
11 15 (15.79%) VMware
12 14 (14.74%) Manufacturing
12 14 (14.74%) Cisco
12 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (14.74%) .NET
12 14 (14.74%) Degree
12 14 (14.74%) Office 365
13 13 (13.68%) Windows 7
14 12 (12.63%) FMCG
14 12 (12.63%) Linux
14 12 (12.63%) SLA
15 11 (11.58%) SAN
15 11 (11.58%) MCSA
15 11 (11.58%) SharePoint

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 16 (16.84%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.58%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.47%) IIS
4 7 (7.37%) Apache
5 6 (6.32%) Skype for Business
6 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (25.26%) MS Excel
1 24 (25.26%) MS Office
2 7 (7.37%) InfoPath
3 4 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Visualfiles
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.05%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.74%) Office 365
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.05%) SaaS
3 1 (1.05%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.26%) WAN
2 21 (22.11%) LAN
3 11 (11.58%) SAN
4 6 (6.32%) VPN
4 6 (6.32%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (4.21%) Firewall
6 3 (3.16%) PBX
6 3 (3.16%) Unified Communications
6 3 (3.16%) VoIP
7 2 (2.11%) Internet
8 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.47%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (9.47%) MS Access
2 9 (9.47%) QlikView
2 9 (9.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (14.74%) Manufacturing
2 10 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.47%) Legal
4 4 (4.21%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Finance
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (23.16%) Support Engineer
2 15 (15.79%) Analyst
3 14 (14.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (12.63%) Infrastructure Support
5 10 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) Developer
6 9 (9.47%) Applications Support
6 9 (9.47%) Applications Support Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) IT Support
6 9 (9.47%) Junior
6 9 (9.47%) Junior Developer
6 9 (9.47%) Junior SQL Developer
6 9 (9.47%) SQL Developer
7 8 (8.42%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (7.37%) Administrator
8 7 (7.37%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) IT Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) IT Manager
8 7 (7.37%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.74%) .NET
2 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET
3 7 (7.37%) XML
4 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (2.11%) HTML
5 2 (2.11%) HTML5
6 1 (1.05%) COM
6 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) FMCG
2 11 (11.58%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.42%) Driving Licence
5 6 (6.32%) Fat Client
5 6 (6.32%) Thin Client
6 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.05%) Clustering
7 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 59 (62.11%) Windows
2 44 (46.32%) Windows Server
3 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (13.68%) Windows 7
6 12 (12.63%) Linux
7 9 (9.47%) Unix
8 7 (7.37%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.05%) Android
9 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.05%) HPUX
9 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.05%) VMS
9 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.05%) ITIL
2 10 (10.53%) SDLC
3 9 (9.47%) Workflow
4 7 (7.37%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (7.37%) Web Application Development
5 6 (6.32%) BCP
5 6 (6.32%) Business Continuity
5 6 (6.32%) Business Continuity Planning
5 6 (6.32%) ERP
5 6 (6.32%) Mentoring
5 6 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.26%) Data Security
7 4 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.21%) Logistics
8 3 (3.16%) Information Security
8 3 (3.16%) Line Management
8 3 (3.16%) People Management
8 3 (3.16%) Presales
8 3 (3.16%) Security Auditing
8 3 (3.16%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.84%) SQL
2 8 (8.42%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.37%) Java
3 7 (7.37%) PHP
4 4 (4.21%) C#
4 4 (4.21%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.11%) VBA
6 1 (1.05%) C
6 1 (1.05%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Degree
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.58%) MCSA
3 9 (9.47%) CCNA
3 9 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (8.42%) RHCSA
4 8 (8.42%) VCP5
5 7 (7.37%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (6.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (5.26%) MCSE
8 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.63%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (35.79%) Active Directory
2 23 (24.21%) Hyper-V
3 11 (11.58%) vSphere
4 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.05%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (23.16%) SCCM
2 18 (18.95%) SCOM
3 2 (2.11%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.05%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (15.79%) VMware
2 14 (14.74%) Cisco
3 9 (9.47%) LANDesk
3 9 (9.47%) Lotus
3 9 (9.47%) Novell
4 8 (8.42%) Siemens
5 7 (7.37%) Citrix
6 5 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.26%) IBM
6 5 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.26%) Riverbed
7 4 (4.21%) Mitel
8 3 (3.16%) Avaya
9 2 (2.11%) Apple
9 2 (2.11%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.11%) Sage
9 2 (2.11%) Veeam
10 1 (1.05%) Google
10 1 (1.05%) HP
10 1 (1.05%) Symantec
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