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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 32 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 28.57% 17.78% 19.17%
As % of the Vendors category 59.26% 55.81% 56.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 20
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £23,000 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £62,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
54 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 48.21% 31.85% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 34
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £17,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £44,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 5 February 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 5 February 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 +3 16 £29,250 -53.20% 2
Grimsby +5 7 £35,000 - 1
Immingham - 5 £25,000 -
Sleaford - 2 £30,000 -
Louth - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 22 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 21 (43.75%) Windows
3 15 (31.25%) .NET
4 13 (27.08%) SharePoint
4 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
5 12 (25.00%) SCCM
5 12 (25.00%) SCOM
5 12 (25.00%) MS Office
5 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (20.83%) SLA
6 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
6 10 (20.83%) Data Centre
7 9 (18.75%) Java
7 9 (18.75%) ITIL
8 8 (16.67%) VMware
8 8 (16.67%) Degree
8 8 (16.67%) LAN
8 8 (16.67%) WAN
8 8 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 8 (16.67%) Driving Licence
8 8 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 8 (16.67%) vSphere
9 7 (14.58%) Office 365
9 7 (14.58%) Web Application Development
9 7 (14.58%) Siemens
9 7 (14.58%) Apache
9 7 (14.58%) XML
9 7 (14.58%) MS Access
9 7 (14.58%) PHP
9 7 (14.58%) IIS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 13 (27.08%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.58%) Apache
2 7 (14.58%) IIS
3 5 (10.42%) Lync
4 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 12 (25.00%) MS Office
3 7 (14.58%) InfoPath
3 7 (14.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.08%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) LAN
1 8 (16.67%) WAN
2 4 (8.33%) Intranet
3 2 (4.17%) PBX
3 2 (4.17%) SAN
3 2 (4.17%) Unified Communications
3 2 (4.17%) VPN
3 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.08%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) MS Access
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Administrator
3 8 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Applications Support
4 7 (14.58%) Applications Support Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.42%) IT Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) IT Support
6 5 (10.42%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Support Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) .NET
2 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.58%) XML
4 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.08%) COM
5 1 (2.08%) EDI
5 1 (2.08%) HTML
5 1 (2.08%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
5 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 3 (6.25%) FMCG
3 3 (6.25%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Windows
2 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.42%) Linux
4 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.08%) Android
6 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) ITIL
2 8 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 7 (14.58%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (14.58%) Web Application Development
4 5 (10.42%) Time Management
5 4 (8.33%) Change Management
5 4 (8.33%) Logistics
5 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.25%) BCP
6 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.17%) Data Management
7 2 (4.17%) Data Security
7 2 (4.17%) Facilities Management
7 2 (4.17%) High Availability
7 2 (4.17%) Line Management
7 2 (4.17%) Presales
7 2 (4.17%) Project Management
7 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) Java
2 7 (14.58%) PHP
3 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 6 (12.50%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) C#
4 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) VB
5 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.33%) MCSA
4 2 (4.17%) CCNA
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.17%) MCSE
4 2 (4.17%) RHCSA
4 2 (4.17%) VCP5
4 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 8 (16.67%) vSphere
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) SCCM
1 12 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) VMware
2 7 (14.58%) Siemens
3 6 (12.50%) Citrix
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (4.17%) Apple
5 2 (4.17%) Avaya
5 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) Mitel
5 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.17%) Riverbed
5 2 (4.17%) Sage
6 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £19k - 20k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Connectus
Salary: £46000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Grimsby
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Stamford, Lincolnshire
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago