The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Lincolnshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 24 85 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 17.65% 34.98% 17.80%
As % of the Vendors category 54.55% 58.62% 44.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 20
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -16.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,800 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Vendors Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
44 145 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 32.35% 59.67% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35 97 43
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -17.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
East Midlands

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 +6 9 £30,000 -3.22% 1
Spalding +3 3 £26,000 -16.12% 1
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 29 (48.33%) MS Excel
2 27 (45.00%) Windows
3 19 (31.67%) Active Directory
4 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
5 15 (25.00%) .NET
5 15 (25.00%) SQL
5 15 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 13 (21.67%) LAN
6 13 (21.67%) WAN
6 13 (21.67%) ERP
6 13 (21.67%) XML
7 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 12 (20.00%) C#
7 12 (20.00%) MS Office
8 11 (18.33%) VB.NET
9 10 (16.67%) VB
9 10 (16.67%) EDI
9 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (16.67%) Cisco
9 10 (16.67%) Information Security
9 10 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (15.00%) QlikView
10 9 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
11 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
11 8 (13.33%) XSL
11 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
11 8 (13.33%) WCF
11 8 (13.33%) DevExpress

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 15 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
4 6 (10.00%) IIS
4 6 (10.00%) Apache
4 6 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.67%) CMS
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 29 (48.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.67%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.67%) LAN
1 13 (21.67%) WAN
2 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.67%) DNS
3 7 (11.67%) Internet
4 6 (10.00%) VPN
5 5 (8.33%) Firewall
6 4 (6.67%) Network Security
6 4 (6.67%) SAN
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (1.67%) Intranet
8 1 (1.67%) Extranet
8 1 (1.67%) VoIP
8 1 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (15.00%) QlikView
3 6 (10.00%) MySQL
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.67%) OLAP
5 1 (1.67%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (11.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
3 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Systems Developer
3 8 (13.33%) IT Support
3 8 (13.33%) Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Administrator
4 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (11.67%) Systems Support
5 6 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Support Technician
7 4 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
7 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) .NET
2 13 (21.67%) XML
3 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (16.67%) EDI
5 8 (13.33%) XSL
5 8 (13.33%) WCF
6 5 (8.33%) LAMP
7 4 (6.67%) CSS
7 4 (6.67%) HTML
8 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.67%) Application Packaging
9 1 (1.67%) jQuery
9 1 (1.67%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.00%) Windows
2 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (11.67%) UNIX
3 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (10.00%) Linux
4 6 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.67%) HPUX
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) ERP
2 10 (16.67%) Information Security
3 8 (13.33%) Web Application Development
4 7 (11.67%) Migration
5 5 (8.33%) ITIL
5 5 (8.33%) CRM
6 4 (6.67%) IT Governance
7 3 (5.00%) Workflow
7 3 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (5.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.00%) Change Control
7 3 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) SEO
8 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.33%) Web Testing
9 1 (1.67%) Time Management
9 1 (1.67%) Web Usability
9 1 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) SQL
2 12 (20.00%) C#
3 11 (18.33%) VB.NET
4 10 (16.67%) VB
5 8 (13.33%) Bourne shell
5 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 7 (11.67%) PHP
7 4 (6.67%) Perl
8 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.33%) Degree
3 4 (6.67%) HND
4 2 (3.33%) MCSE
4 2 (3.33%) MCT
4 2 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 19 (31.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.33%) XenServer
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) ARCserve
1 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Cisco
2 8 (13.33%) DevExpress
3 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.67%) VMware
4 4 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (3.33%) Citrix
5 2 (3.33%) Avaya
5 2 (3.33%) SYSPRO
6 1 (1.67%) Juniper
6 1 (1.67%) Nokia
6 1 (1.67%) Altiris
6 1 (1.67%) Google
6 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.67%) Symantec
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