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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 50 67 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 13.33% 12.69% 12.47%
As % of the Vendors category 28.90% 26.27% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 25 55 46
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £52,500 £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
173 255 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 46.13% 48.30% 42.41%
Number of salaries quoted 130 215 181
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,234 £24,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 55 (38.19%) SQL
2 54 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 54 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 41 (28.47%) Windows
4 36 (25.00%) .NET
4 36 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 34 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (20.83%) MS Office
7 29 (20.14%) IBM
8 28 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (18.75%) C#
10 25 (17.36%) EMC
10 25 (17.36%) Finance
11 24 (16.67%) VMware
12 22 (15.28%) T-SQL
13 20 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (13.89%) BusinessObjects
14 19 (13.19%) JavaScript
14 19 (13.19%) Replication
14 19 (13.19%) Pentaho
15 18 (12.50%) ASP.NET
15 18 (12.50%) Active Directory
16 17 (11.81%) Open Source
16 17 (11.81%) Data Centre
17 16 (11.11%) Visualisation
17 16 (11.11%) Tableau
17 16 (11.11%) Content Management
17 16 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 36 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 15 (10.42%) SAS
3 14 (9.72%) IIS
4 13 (9.03%) MS Exchange
4 13 (9.03%) Documentum
4 13 (9.03%) Alfresco
5 8 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (4.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (3.47%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.08%) CMS
8 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.39%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.69%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.69%) Node.js
10 1 (0.69%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 54 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 30 (20.83%) MS Office
3 15 (10.42%) SPSS
4 4 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.86%) Office 365
3 2 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.72%) DNS
2 10 (6.94%) DHCP
3 8 (5.56%) SAN
3 8 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.47%) VPN
4 5 (3.47%) Firewall
5 4 (2.78%) FTP
5 4 (2.78%) WAN
5 4 (2.78%) LAN
6 3 (2.08%) ADSL
6 3 (2.08%) Ethernet
6 3 (2.08%) Internet
7 2 (1.39%) Wireless
7 2 (1.39%) WEP
7 2 (1.39%) WPA
7 2 (1.39%) SMTP
7 2 (1.39%) PSTN
7 2 (1.39%) VoIP
7 2 (1.39%) ISDN
7 2 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.89%) BusinessObjects
2 20 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (13.19%) Pentaho
4 16 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (10.42%) QlikView
6 13 (9.03%) MongoDB
7 10 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (4.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 7 (4.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (4.86%) Base SAS
10 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (2.78%) MySQL
12 2 (1.39%) MS Access
12 2 (1.39%) OLAP
13 1 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (3.47%) NUnit
1 5 (3.47%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.47%) Moq
2 2 (1.39%) MSTest
2 2 (1.39%) Servoy
3 1 (0.69%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.69%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.69%) SilkTest
3 1 (0.69%) Selenium
3 1 (0.69%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 25 (17.36%) Finance
2 6 (4.17%) Law
3 5 (3.47%) Electronics
3 5 (3.47%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.78%) Back Office
5 3 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.08%) Advertising
6 2 (1.39%) Front Office
6 2 (1.39%) Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Retail
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.69%) French Language
7 1 (0.69%) German Language
7 1 (0.69%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.69%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.69%) Publishing
7 1 (0.69%) Games
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (19.44%) Developer
2 25 (17.36%) Consultant
3 23 (15.97%) Analyst
4 22 (15.28%) Administrator
5 15 (10.42%) DBA
6 13 (9.03%) Test Analyst
6 13 (9.03%) Architect
7 11 (7.64%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 11 (7.64%) SQL DBA
8 8 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 8 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 8 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.56%) IT Consultant
8 8 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (5.56%) SAS BI Consultant
9 6 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (4.17%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (4.17%) SQL Developer
10 5 (3.47%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (25.00%) .NET
2 18 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 15 (10.42%) .NET Framework
4 14 (9.72%) HTML
5 10 (6.94%) COM
5 10 (6.94%) CSS
6 8 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 8 (5.56%) jQuery
7 7 (4.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (4.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (4.17%) WCF
9 5 (3.47%) Ninject
9 5 (3.47%) Backbone.js
9 5 (3.47%) Ajax
9 5 (3.47%) VXML
10 3 (2.08%) HTML5
10 3 (2.08%) Entity Framework
11 2 (1.39%) LINQ
11 2 (1.39%) WinForms
11 2 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.19%) Replication
2 17 (11.81%) Data Centre
3 16 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 12 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.86%) Data Integration
7 6 (4.17%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.47%) Clustering
8 5 (3.47%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.47%) Thin Client
8 5 (3.47%) Blackberry
8 5 (3.47%) Mainframe
8 5 (3.47%) Mathematics
8 5 (3.47%) Fat Client
8 5 (3.47%) IVR
9 3 (2.08%) Statistics
10 2 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.69%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.69%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.47%) Windows
2 14 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (6.94%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.47%) Windows 8
4 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.47%) Linux
4 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.78%) UNIX
6 3 (2.08%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.08%) Android
7 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.39%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.69%) NetWare
8 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (11.81%) Open Source
4 16 (11.11%) Content Management
5 15 (10.42%) Business Analysis
5 15 (10.42%) Business Analytics
5 15 (10.42%) Analytics
6 13 (9.03%) Document Management
6 13 (9.03%) ETL
7 12 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 11 (7.64%) Data Visualisation
8 11 (7.64%) ITIL
8 11 (7.64%) Test Planning
9 10 (6.94%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (6.25%) OO
10 9 (6.25%) CRM
10 9 (6.25%) MVC
11 7 (4.86%) Validation
12 6 (4.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 55 (38.19%) SQL
2 27 (18.75%) C#
3 22 (15.28%) T-SQL
4 19 (13.19%) JavaScript
5 15 (10.42%) R
5 15 (10.42%) Python
6 8 (5.56%) Java
7 4 (2.78%) LINC
7 4 (2.78%) VB
7 4 (2.78%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.39%) VBA
9 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (9.72%) MCP
2 14 (9.72%) SC Cleared
2 14 (9.72%) Security Cleared
3 13 (9.03%) DV Cleared
3 13 (9.03%) MCSE
3 13 (9.03%) CCNA
3 13 (9.03%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (7.64%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (6.94%) ISEB
5 10 (6.94%) ISTQB
5 10 (6.94%) Degree
6 8 (5.56%) EMC Certification
7 7 (4.86%) MCTS
7 7 (4.86%) MCITP
8 6 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (3.47%) MCAD
9 5 (3.47%) MCSD
10 4 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.39%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.86%) QA
2 3 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.78%) SRDF
3 4 (2.78%) vSphere
4 2 (1.39%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.39%) XenApp
4 2 (1.39%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.69%) XenServer
5 1 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (3.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.39%) WSUS
3 1 (0.69%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 29 (20.14%) IBM
2 25 (17.36%) EMC
3 24 (16.67%) VMware
4 16 (11.11%) Tableau
5 15 (10.42%) Cognos
6 13 (9.03%) Citrix
6 13 (9.03%) OpenText
7 11 (7.64%) Oracle
7 11 (7.64%) Cisco
8 8 (5.56%) Cloudera
8 8 (5.56%) Teradata
9 5 (3.47%) Unisys
9 5 (3.47%) Apple
10 4 (2.78%) HP
11 3 (2.08%) Avaya
12 2 (1.39%) Juniper
12 2 (1.39%) Sage
12 2 (1.39%) Bloomberg
12 2 (1.39%) SAP
12 2 (1.39%) Fidessa
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