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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 103 41 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 21.24% 12.50% 13.55%
As % of the Vendors category 41.87% 25.95% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 75 23 51
Median salary £38,500 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.31% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £43,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +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
246 158 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 50.72% 48.17% 45.81%
Number of salaries quoted 156 117 176
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,667 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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.

1 109 (55.61%) SQL Server
2 73 (37.24%) Windows
3 69 (35.20%) ITIL
4 65 (33.16%) Finance
5 64 (32.65%) SQL
6 52 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 45 (22.96%) Oracle
8 45 (22.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 44 (22.45%) MS Excel
10 42 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
11 41 (20.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 41 (20.92%) Windows Server
12 40 (20.41%) Citrix
13 37 (18.88%) IIS
13 37 (18.88%) Banking
14 35 (17.86%) MS Office
14 35 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
15 32 (16.33%) Active Directory
15 32 (16.33%) VMware
16 31 (15.82%) ITIL V3
17 30 (15.31%) Relational Database
17 30 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (15.31%) Data Centre
18 29 (14.80%) SQL Server 2012
19 27 (13.78%) Agile Software Development
20 26 (13.27%) Microsoft Azure
21 25 (12.76%) PowerShell
21 25 (12.76%) Disaster Recovery
21 25 (12.76%) SAN

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 37 (18.88%) IIS
2 18 (9.18%) BizTalk Server
3 16 (8.16%) MS Exchange
4 14 (7.14%) Confluence
5 12 (6.12%) CMS
6 11 (5.61%) Umbraco
7 10 (5.10%) Apache
7 10 (5.10%) JBoss
7 10 (5.10%) Tomcat
8 9 (4.59%) SharePoint
9 8 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (2.55%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.53%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.51%) Drupal
12 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 44 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 35 (17.86%) MS Office
3 6 (3.06%) MS Project
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (5.10%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.51%) Magento
4 1 (0.51%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.51%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.51%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (9.69%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (9.18%) Office 365
3 18 (9.18%) PaaS
4 17 (8.67%) IaaS
5 10 (5.10%) SaaS
6 1 (0.51%) AdWords
6 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.76%) SAN
2 14 (7.14%) VPN
3 13 (6.63%) DHCP
3 13 (6.63%) DNS
4 10 (5.10%) Firewall
5 9 (4.59%) LAN
6 8 (4.08%) WAN
7 7 (3.57%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.04%) Internet
9 2 (1.02%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.02%) SMTP
9 2 (1.02%) VoIP
10 1 (0.51%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.51%) Intranet
10 1 (0.51%) MPLS
10 1 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (55.61%) SQL Server
2 48 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 41 (20.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (15.31%) Relational Database
6 29 (14.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (11.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (10.20%) Oracle ODI
8 20 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (9.69%) Oracle Reports
10 18 (9.18%) Oracle BI EE
11 14 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (6.12%) Power BI
13 11 (5.61%) RDBMS
14 10 (5.10%) OLAP
14 10 (5.10%) OLAP Cube
15 9 (4.59%) MySQL
16 8 (4.08%) SQL Server 2016
17 7 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
18 6 (3.06%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 16 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (7.14%) JIRA
3 11 (5.61%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.61%) Subversion
4 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.02%) Selenium
5 2 (1.02%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (1.02%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.51%) Bazaar
6 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.51%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.51%) PHPUnit
General
1 65 (33.16%) Finance
2 37 (18.88%) Banking
3 8 (4.08%) Games
3 8 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.06%) Law
4 6 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.04%) Automotive
6 3 (1.53%) Advertising
6 3 (1.53%) Legal
7 2 (1.02%) Back Office
7 2 (1.02%) Marketing
8 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (29.08%) Developer
2 43 (21.94%) Analyst
3 23 (11.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 19 (9.69%) IT Support
5 14 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 13 (6.63%) .NET Developer
6 13 (6.63%) DBA
6 13 (6.63%) SQL DBA
7 12 (6.12%) Architect
8 11 (5.61%) Administrator
8 11 (5.61%) Applications Support
8 11 (5.61%) Support Engineer
9 10 (5.10%) Applications Support Analyst
9 10 (5.10%) Cloud Architect
9 10 (5.10%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (5.10%) Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (5.10%) Technical Leader
10 9 (4.59%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (4.59%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 9 (4.59%) ICT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.73%) .NET
2 15 (7.65%) ASP.NET
2 15 (7.65%) CSS
2 15 (7.65%) HTML
2 15 (7.65%) jQuery
3 14 (7.14%) Middleware
4 12 (6.12%) HTML5
5 11 (5.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (4.08%) Web Services
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.51%) Ajax
9 1 (0.51%) CakePHP
9 1 (0.51%) CSS3
9 1 (0.51%) Laravel
9 1 (0.51%) LINQ
9 1 (0.51%) MooTools
9 1 (0.51%) Node.js
9 1 (0.51%) Symfony
9 1 (0.51%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
1 30 (15.31%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.14%) Wiki
3 13 (6.63%) Video Conferencing
4 11 (5.61%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.61%) Replication
5 10 (5.10%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (5.10%) Public Cloud
6 9 (4.59%) Clustering
6 9 (4.59%) Credit Risk
6 9 (4.59%) SWIFT
7 7 (3.57%) Driving Licence
8 6 (3.06%) Life Science
8 6 (3.06%) NHS
9 5 (2.55%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.55%) PMI
10 3 (1.53%) BYOD
10 3 (1.53%) iPad
10 3 (1.53%) iPhone
10 3 (1.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 73 (37.24%) Windows
2 41 (20.92%) Windows Server
3 35 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (9.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (7.14%) Linux
6 10 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (4.08%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.04%) Android
9 4 (2.04%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.53%) Unix
11 2 (1.02%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (35.20%) ITIL
2 52 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (15.82%) ITIL V3
4 27 (13.78%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (12.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (12.24%) TOGAF
7 20 (10.20%) Project Management
8 19 (9.69%) ETL
8 19 (9.69%) PRINCE2
8 19 (9.69%) Wealth Management
9 18 (9.18%) CRM
10 16 (8.16%) Infrastructure Management
11 15 (7.65%) Mentoring
12 14 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
12 14 (7.14%) MVC
13 13 (6.63%) Change Management
13 13 (6.63%) Time Management
14 11 (5.61%) Line Management
14 11 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (5.10%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (32.65%) SQL
2 25 (12.76%) PowerShell
3 23 (11.73%) T-SQL
4 22 (11.22%) C#
5 14 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 10 (5.10%) Java
7 9 (4.59%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.02%) C
9 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.51%) Perl
9 1 (0.51%) PHP
9 1 (0.51%) Progress 4GL
9 1 (0.51%) Python
9 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (22.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (8.67%) Degree
2 17 (8.67%) MCSE
3 14 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (5.10%) CCNA
4 10 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.10%) EMC Certification
5 9 (4.59%) MCITP
6 6 (3.06%) PMI Certification
7 5 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.55%) MCSA
8 4 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.53%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.53%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.51%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.63%) SLA
2 5 (2.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.51%) GAMP
System Software
1 32 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 22 (11.22%) XenApp
3 16 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (7.65%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (6.63%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.02%) vSphere
9 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (10.20%) SCCM
2 14 (7.14%) EdgeSight
2 14 (7.14%) Nagios
2 14 (7.14%) SCOM
2 14 (7.14%) SCOrch
3 13 (6.63%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.51%) SCSM
Vendors
1 45 (22.96%) Oracle
2 40 (20.41%) Citrix
3 32 (16.33%) VMware
4 22 (11.22%) HP
5 17 (8.67%) Cisco
6 16 (8.16%) IBM
7 12 (6.12%) Cognos
8 11 (5.61%) EMC
8 11 (5.61%) EPiServer
9 10 (5.10%) Remedy
9 10 (5.10%) Software AG
10 9 (4.59%) Bloomberg
10 9 (4.59%) Reuters
10 9 (4.59%) SAP
11 8 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (3.57%) Avaya
12 7 (3.57%) Dell
13 6 (3.06%) SonicWALL
13 6 (3.06%) Sophos
14 5 (2.55%) RedGate
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