The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 12 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 38 62 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.99% 14.00% 14.44%
As % of the Vendors category 25.17% 30.10% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22 50 48
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £21,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
151 206 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 47.63% 46.50% 49.57%
Number of salaries quoted 114 170 205
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Liverpool region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Liverpool

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 53 (43.44%) MS Excel
2 44 (36.07%) SQL
3 37 (30.33%) SQL Server
4 33 (27.05%) Windows
5 32 (26.23%) MS Office
6 31 (25.41%) .NET
7 27 (22.13%) SharePoint
8 23 (18.85%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (17.21%) IBM
9 21 (17.21%) EMC
9 21 (17.21%) C#
9 21 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (14.75%) VMware
11 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (14.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (13.93%) Finance
13 16 (13.11%) BusinessObjects
13 16 (13.11%) Pentaho
14 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
14 15 (12.30%) Replication
15 14 (11.48%) Data Centre
16 13 (10.66%) Tableau
16 13 (10.66%) Windows 7
16 13 (10.66%) Visualisation
16 13 (10.66%) T-SQL
16 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET
17 12 (9.84%) Cognos
17 12 (9.84%) Python
17 12 (9.84%) JavaScript

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 27 (22.13%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.84%) SAS
3 9 (7.38%) Documentum
3 9 (7.38%) Alfresco
4 7 (5.74%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.28%) IIS
7 3 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.64%) CMS
9 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.82%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.82%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.82%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.82%) Node.js
Applications
1 53 (43.44%) MS Excel
2 32 (26.23%) MS Office
3 12 (9.84%) SPSS
4 5 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Agresso
1 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.82%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) DNS
1 6 (4.92%) SAN
2 4 (3.28%) DHCP
2 4 (3.28%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.64%) VPN
3 2 (1.64%) WAN
3 2 (1.64%) Intranet
3 2 (1.64%) Internet
4 1 (0.82%) Extranet
4 1 (0.82%) 3G
4 1 (0.82%) Firewall
4 1 (0.82%) Wireless
4 1 (0.82%) VLAN
4 1 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.82%) Network Security
4 1 (0.82%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.82%) NAS
4 1 (0.82%) PABX
4 1 (0.82%) ADSL
4 1 (0.82%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (13.11%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (13.11%) Pentaho
4 12 (9.84%) QlikView
5 11 (9.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (8.20%) MongoDB
7 8 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (5.74%) Base SAS
8 7 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (5.74%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.64%) MySQL
13 1 (0.82%) OLAP
13 1 (0.82%) MS Access
13 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.10%) NUnit
1 5 (4.10%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.10%) Moq
2 3 (2.46%) HP UFT
2 3 (2.46%) SilkTest
2 3 (2.46%) Selenium
2 3 (2.46%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (1.64%) Servoy
3 2 (1.64%) MSTest
4 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (13.93%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Law
3 5 (4.10%) Electronics
3 5 (4.10%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.28%) Back Office
5 3 (2.46%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.46%) Advertising
5 3 (2.46%) Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Publishing
7 1 (0.82%) Games
7 1 (0.82%) Front Office
7 1 (0.82%) Retail
7 1 (0.82%) Marketing
7 1 (0.82%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.82%) French Language
7 1 (0.82%) German Language
7 1 (0.82%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (22.13%) Analyst
2 22 (18.03%) Developer
3 21 (17.21%) Consultant
4 19 (15.57%) Administrator
5 14 (11.48%) Test Analyst
6 11 (9.02%) DBA
7 9 (7.38%) Architect
8 8 (6.56%) IT Consultant
8 8 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 8 (6.56%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (6.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 8 (6.56%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 7 (5.74%) SQL DBA
9 7 (5.74%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) SQL Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Database Developer
11 5 (4.10%) IT Administrator
11 5 (4.10%) SAS BI Consultant
12 4 (3.28%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.41%) .NET
2 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET
3 10 (8.20%) HTML
4 9 (7.38%) .NET Framework
4 9 (7.38%) COM
5 8 (6.56%) jQuery
5 8 (6.56%) AngularJS
6 7 (5.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (4.10%) Ninject
7 5 (4.10%) Backbone.js
7 5 (4.10%) VXML
8 4 (3.28%) CSS
8 4 (3.28%) SOAP
8 4 (3.28%) Web Services
8 4 (3.28%) XML
9 3 (2.46%) XBRL
9 3 (2.46%) HTML5
9 3 (2.46%) Entity Framework
10 2 (1.64%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Replication
2 14 (11.48%) Data Centre
3 13 (10.66%) Visualisation
4 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.56%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.74%) Data Integration
7 6 (4.92%) Management Information System
8 5 (4.10%) Fat Client
8 5 (4.10%) Mathematics
8 5 (4.10%) Clustering
8 5 (4.10%) E-Learning
8 5 (4.10%) IVR
8 5 (4.10%) Client/Server
8 5 (4.10%) Thin Client
9 4 (3.28%) Blackberry
9 4 (3.28%) Mainframe
10 3 (2.46%) Statistics
11 2 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.82%) Handset
12 1 (0.82%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.05%) Windows
2 13 (10.66%) Windows 7
3 12 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.10%) UNIX
5 4 (3.28%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.28%) Linux
6 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.64%) Android
8 1 (0.82%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.82%) NetWare
8 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.85%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (9.84%) Content Management
4 12 (9.84%) Business Analysis
4 12 (9.84%) Open Source
4 12 (9.84%) Business Analytics
4 12 (9.84%) Analytics
5 11 (9.02%) Data Visualisation
5 11 (9.02%) ETL
6 10 (8.20%) Test Planning
6 10 (8.20%) Test Scripting
7 9 (7.38%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (7.38%) ITIL
7 9 (7.38%) MVC
7 9 (7.38%) Document Management
8 8 (6.56%) Validation
9 6 (4.92%) OOD
9 6 (4.92%) Test Management
10 5 (4.10%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (36.07%) SQL
2 21 (17.21%) C#
3 13 (10.66%) T-SQL
4 12 (9.84%) Python
4 12 (9.84%) JavaScript
4 12 (9.84%) R
5 7 (5.74%) Java
6 6 (4.92%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.28%) LINC
7 4 (3.28%) VB
8 2 (1.64%) VBA
9 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.02%) ISEB
2 11 (9.02%) ISTQB
2 11 (9.02%) Degree
3 10 (8.20%) MCSE
4 9 (7.38%) CCNA
4 9 (7.38%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (7.38%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (7.38%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.38%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.38%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (6.56%) EMC Certification
6 5 (4.10%) MCP
7 4 (3.28%) MCITP
8 3 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.64%) MCDST
9 2 (1.64%) MCTS
9 2 (1.64%) MCSA
10 1 (0.82%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.28%) SRDF
4 3 (2.46%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.64%) XenApp
5 2 (1.64%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.82%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.82%) vSphere
6 1 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.82%) WSUS
2 1 (0.82%) SCCM
2 1 (0.82%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.82%) MOM
Vendors
1 21 (17.21%) IBM
1 21 (17.21%) EMC
2 18 (14.75%) VMware
3 13 (10.66%) Tableau
4 12 (9.84%) Cognos
5 11 (9.02%) Citrix
5 11 (9.02%) Cisco
6 9 (7.38%) OpenText
6 9 (7.38%) Oracle
7 5 (4.10%) Cloudera
7 5 (4.10%) Teradata
8 4 (3.28%) Unisys
8 4 (3.28%) Avaya
9 3 (2.46%) SAP
9 3 (2.46%) HP
10 2 (1.64%) Apple
10 2 (1.64%) Google
11 1 (0.82%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.82%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.82%) Mitel
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