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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 3 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 107 94 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 26.49% 22.33% 14.06%
As % of the Vendors category 50.23% 47.47% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 83 64 56
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,775 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £45,700 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +2.00%

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
213 198 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 52.72% 47.03% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 160 148 156
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 97 (41.63%) Windows
2 94 (40.34%) SQL Server
3 72 (30.90%) ITIL
4 69 (29.61%) Windows Server
5 67 (28.76%) SQL
6 61 (26.18%) MS Office
7 60 (25.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 59 (25.32%) Finance
9 58 (24.89%) MS Excel
10 50 (21.46%) Linux
11 47 (20.17%) .NET
12 46 (19.74%) PowerShell
13 44 (18.88%) PRINCE2
14 43 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
15 42 (18.03%) C#
15 42 (18.03%) Hyper-V
16 41 (17.60%) Data Centre
17 38 (16.31%) VMware
18 35 (15.02%) Active Directory
18 35 (15.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 33 (14.16%) Business Intelligence
19 33 (14.16%) Banking
19 33 (14.16%) VMware Infrastructure
20 32 (13.73%) JavaScript
21 29 (12.45%) Oracle
21 29 (12.45%) Data Warehouse
21 29 (12.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 28 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
23 27 (11.59%) Citrix
24 26 (11.16%) Office 365

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (10.73%) IIS
2 13 (5.58%) Apache
2 13 (5.58%) MS Exchange
2 13 (5.58%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.72%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (3.86%) JBoss
4 9 (3.86%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.43%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.58%) CMS
7 5 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.15%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.29%) EPiServer
9 3 (1.29%) GroupWise
9 3 (1.29%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 61 (26.18%) MS Office
2 58 (24.89%) MS Excel
3 17 (7.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.58%) MS Project
5 3 (1.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (6.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.86%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.86%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 60 (25.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (11.16%) Office 365
3 23 (9.87%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (9.44%) IaaS
4 22 (9.44%) PaaS
5 10 (4.29%) SaaS
6 4 (1.72%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.29%) GitHub
7 3 (1.29%) Sumo Logic
8 2 (0.86%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.44%) SAN
2 16 (6.87%) DNS
2 16 (6.87%) VPN
3 14 (6.01%) DHCP
4 9 (3.86%) Firewall
5 7 (3.00%) LAN
5 7 (3.00%) Skype
5 7 (3.00%) VoIP
6 6 (2.58%) WAN
7 5 (2.15%) Internet
7 5 (2.15%) Network Security
8 3 (1.29%) NAS
8 3 (1.29%) VLAN
9 2 (0.86%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.43%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.43%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.43%) SMTP
10 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (40.34%) SQL Server
2 35 (15.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (12.45%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (12.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (6.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (5.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (4.29%) MongoDB
8 9 (3.86%) MySQL
8 9 (3.86%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (3.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (2.58%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (2.58%) QlikView
10 6 (2.58%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (2.15%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 5 (2.15%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (5.15%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.58%) JIRA
2 6 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.29%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.43%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.43%) MSTest
5 1 (0.43%) NUnit
5 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.43%) Selenium
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.43%) WebDriver
General
1 59 (25.32%) Finance
2 33 (14.16%) Banking
3 14 (6.01%) Advertising
4 12 (5.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (3.43%) Marketing
6 5 (2.15%) Law
6 5 (2.15%) Legal
7 4 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.86%) Back Office
8 2 (0.86%) Games
8 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (19.31%) Analyst
2 34 (14.59%) Developer
3 19 (8.15%) Data Analyst
4 18 (7.73%) Architect
5 17 (7.30%) Systems Engineer
6 16 (6.87%) Windows Engineer
7 15 (6.44%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (6.44%) Infrastructure Architect
8 14 (6.01%) SQL Analyst
9 13 (5.58%) DBA
10 12 (5.15%) Administrator
10 12 (5.15%) Cloud Architect
10 12 (5.15%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 12 (5.15%) Report Analyst
10 12 (5.15%) SQL Data Analyst
10 12 (5.15%) SQL DBA
11 11 (4.72%) .NET Developer
11 11 (4.72%) Server Engineer
11 11 (4.72%) Systems Analyst
11 11 (4.72%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (20.17%) .NET
2 23 (9.87%) ASP.NET
3 16 (6.87%) jQuery
4 12 (5.15%) Web Services
5 11 (4.72%) HTML
6 10 (4.29%) Ajax
6 10 (4.29%) CSS
6 10 (4.29%) Middleware
6 10 (4.29%) XML
7 9 (3.86%) REST
8 8 (3.43%) LINQ
8 8 (3.43%) SOAP
9 7 (3.00%) .NET Framework
9 7 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (3.00%) HTML5
10 5 (2.15%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.15%) WCF
11 4 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (1.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.60%) Data Centre
2 24 (10.30%) Private Cloud
3 23 (9.87%) Hybrid Cloud
4 20 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (8.15%) Video Conferencing
6 18 (7.73%) Management Information System
7 14 (6.01%) Public Cloud
8 11 (4.72%) NHS
9 10 (4.29%) BYOD
9 10 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (4.29%) Replication
10 8 (3.43%) Clustering
11 5 (2.15%) Computer Science
11 5 (2.15%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.72%) iPad
13 2 (0.86%) FMCG
14 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.43%) FlexPod
14 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 97 (41.63%) Windows
2 69 (29.61%) Windows Server
3 50 (21.46%) Linux
4 22 (9.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (5.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.43%) Windows 10
7 8 (3.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.00%) Unix
9 6 (2.58%) CentOS
9 6 (2.58%) OpenVMS
9 6 (2.58%) Solaris
10 5 (2.15%) VMS
11 4 (1.72%) Fedora
11 4 (1.72%) HPUX
11 4 (1.72%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.29%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.29%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (30.90%) ITIL
2 44 (18.88%) PRINCE2
3 43 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (14.16%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (10.30%) CRM
5 24 (10.30%) ITIL V3
6 19 (8.15%) ITSM
6 19 (8.15%) Service Management
7 17 (7.30%) Case Management
7 17 (7.30%) Data Protection
7 17 (7.30%) Programme Management
8 16 (6.87%) DevOps
8 16 (6.87%) Mentoring
9 12 (5.15%) Release Management
9 12 (5.15%) TOGAF
10 11 (4.72%) Data Modelling
10 11 (4.72%) Line Management
10 11 (4.72%) Project Management
11 10 (4.29%) Mobile Device Management
11 10 (4.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 67 (28.76%) SQL
2 46 (19.74%) PowerShell
3 42 (18.03%) C#
4 32 (13.73%) JavaScript
5 14 (6.01%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.43%) Ruby
7 7 (3.00%) VB
8 6 (2.58%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.15%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.15%) C++
9 5 (2.15%) Java
9 5 (2.15%) Perl
9 5 (2.15%) Python
10 4 (1.72%) Bourne shell
10 4 (1.72%) Korn
11 2 (0.86%) VBA
11 2 (0.86%) VBScript
12 1 (0.43%) ABAP
12 1 (0.43%) C
12 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (10.73%) Degree
3 12 (5.15%) MCSE
4 10 (4.29%) CCNA
4 10 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (4.29%) ISEB
5 9 (3.86%) EMC Certification
6 3 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.86%) MOS
8 1 (0.43%) ACCA
8 1 (0.43%) CCA
8 1 (0.43%) CIMA
8 1 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.43%) MCITP
8 1 (0.43%) MCSA
8 1 (0.43%) MCSD
8 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.00%) SLA
2 6 (2.58%) QA
3 3 (1.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (18.03%) Hyper-V
2 35 (15.02%) Active Directory
3 33 (14.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.86%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.29%) NDS
5 3 (1.29%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 3 (1.29%) vSphere
6 2 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.43%) pfSense
7 1 (0.43%) XenApp
7 1 (0.43%) zsh
Systems Management
1 22 (9.44%) SCCM
2 19 (8.15%) AirWatch
3 13 (5.58%) SCOM
4 10 (4.29%) NetBackup
5 9 (3.86%) SCVMM
6 7 (3.00%) Puppet
7 6 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (2.58%) SCOrch
8 4 (1.72%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (1.29%) Icinga
9 3 (1.29%) SCDPM
9 3 (1.29%) vRealize
10 2 (0.86%) Nagios
11 1 (0.43%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 38 (16.31%) VMware
2 29 (12.45%) Oracle
3 27 (11.59%) Citrix
4 22 (9.44%) Cisco
5 17 (7.30%) EMC
6 13 (5.58%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.86%) IBM
7 9 (3.86%) NetApp
7 9 (3.86%) Software AG
8 6 (2.58%) HP
8 6 (2.58%) SAP
9 5 (2.15%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.72%) Dell
10 4 (1.72%) RedGate
11 3 (1.29%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.29%) Splunk
12 2 (0.86%) Mitel
12 2 (0.86%) SonicWALL
12 2 (0.86%) Sun
12 2 (0.86%) Veritas
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