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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 1 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 137 66 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 30.58% 16.18% 13.59%
As % of the Vendors category 53.31% 35.11% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 102 45 45
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,600 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
257 188 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 57.37% 46.08% 44.02%
Number of salaries quoted 190 140 131
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 99 (43.61%) Windows
2 94 (41.41%) SQL Server
3 76 (33.48%) ITIL
4 69 (30.40%) Windows Server
5 68 (29.96%) SQL
6 59 (25.99%) Finance
6 59 (25.99%) Microsoft Azure
7 58 (25.55%) MS Office
8 53 (23.35%) Linux
9 50 (22.03%) MS Excel
10 49 (21.59%) PowerShell
11 48 (21.15%) PRINCE2
12 45 (19.82%) Data Centre
13 43 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
14 40 (17.62%) Hyper-V
15 39 (17.18%) .NET
15 39 (17.18%) VMware
16 38 (16.74%) Banking
17 36 (15.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 35 (15.42%) Citrix
19 34 (14.98%) Active Directory
20 33 (14.54%) Oracle
20 33 (14.54%) VMware Infrastructure
21 32 (14.10%) ITIL V3
21 32 (14.10%) C#
21 32 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
22 31 (13.66%) Business Intelligence
23 30 (13.22%) IIS
23 30 (13.22%) Data Warehouse
24 28 (12.33%) JavaScript

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 30 (13.22%) IIS
2 15 (6.61%) Apache
2 15 (6.61%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.73%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (4.85%) JBoss
4 11 (4.85%) MS Exchange
5 10 (4.41%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.08%) Skype for Business
7 5 (2.20%) CMS
8 4 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.32%) Confluence
9 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.32%) GroupWise
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.88%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.44%) Drupal
11 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 58 (25.55%) MS Office
2 50 (22.03%) MS Excel
3 14 (6.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.96%) MS Project
5 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (5.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.96%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.44%) Magento
4 1 (0.44%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.44%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 59 (25.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (12.33%) Office 365
3 26 (11.45%) IaaS
3 26 (11.45%) PaaS
4 25 (11.01%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (5.29%) SaaS
6 4 (1.76%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.88%) GitHub
7 2 (0.88%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.88%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.45%) SAN
2 17 (7.49%) VPN
3 16 (7.05%) DNS
4 14 (6.17%) DHCP
5 8 (3.52%) Firewall
6 6 (2.64%) Skype
6 6 (2.64%) VoIP
7 5 (2.20%) Internet
8 4 (1.76%) LAN
9 3 (1.32%) Network Security
9 3 (1.32%) VLAN
9 3 (1.32%) WAN
10 2 (0.88%) NAS
10 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.44%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.44%) Intranet
11 1 (0.44%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.44%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.44%) SMTP
11 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (41.41%) SQL Server
2 36 (15.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (13.22%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (11.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (7.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (4.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (4.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (3.96%) MySQL
9 9 (3.96%) Relational Database
10 8 (3.52%) MongoDB
10 8 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (3.08%) Oracle Database
11 7 (3.08%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (2.64%) QlikView
12 6 (2.64%) RDBMS
13 5 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (1.32%) Big Data
14 3 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 3 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (4.85%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.96%) JIRA
3 6 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.88%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.88%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.44%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.44%) Bazaar
5 1 (0.44%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.44%) MSTest
5 1 (0.44%) NUnit
5 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.44%) PhantomJS
5 1 (0.44%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.44%) Selenium
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.44%) Subversion
5 1 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 59 (25.99%) Finance
2 38 (16.74%) Banking
3 11 (4.85%) Advertising
4 10 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.64%) Law
5 6 (2.64%) Marketing
6 5 (2.20%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Retail
7 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (17.62%) Analyst
2 31 (13.66%) Developer
3 21 (9.25%) Architect
4 17 (7.49%) Data Analyst
4 17 (7.49%) Infrastructure Architect
4 17 (7.49%) Systems Engineer
5 16 (7.05%) Windows Engineer
6 15 (6.61%) Cloud Engineer
6 15 (6.61%) DBA
7 14 (6.17%) Administrator
7 14 (6.17%) Cloud Architect
7 14 (6.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 14 (6.17%) SQL DBA
8 12 (5.29%) Report Analyst
8 12 (5.29%) SQL Analyst
9 11 (4.85%) Server Engineer
9 11 (4.85%) Windows Server Engineer
10 10 (4.41%) IT Engineer
10 10 (4.41%) SQL Data Analyst
11 9 (3.96%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.18%) .NET
2 21 (9.25%) ASP.NET
3 15 (6.61%) jQuery
4 14 (6.17%) Middleware
5 10 (4.41%) Web Services
5 10 (4.41%) XML
6 9 (3.96%) HTML
6 9 (3.96%) REST
7 8 (3.52%) Ajax
7 8 (3.52%) CSS
7 8 (3.52%) SOAP
8 7 (3.08%) HTML5
8 7 (3.08%) LINQ
9 6 (2.64%) .NET Framework
9 6 (2.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.76%) AngularJS
10 4 (1.76%) WCF
11 3 (1.32%) CSS3
11 3 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (19.82%) Data Centre
2 25 (11.01%) Hybrid Cloud
3 24 (10.57%) Private Cloud
4 21 (9.25%) Video Conferencing
5 18 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (6.61%) Management Information System
6 15 (6.61%) Public Cloud
7 11 (4.85%) NHS
8 10 (4.41%) BYOD
8 10 (4.41%) Replication
9 9 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (3.52%) Clustering
11 5 (2.20%) Driving Licence
11 5 (2.20%) Statistics
12 4 (1.76%) iPad
12 4 (1.76%) Mobile App
13 3 (1.32%) PMI
13 3 (1.32%) Wiki
14 2 (0.88%) FMCG
14 2 (0.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 99 (43.61%) Windows
2 69 (30.40%) Windows Server
3 53 (23.35%) Linux
4 24 (10.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.52%) Unix
7 8 (3.52%) Windows 10
8 6 (2.64%) CentOS
8 6 (2.64%) OpenVMS
8 6 (2.64%) Solaris
9 5 (2.20%) VMS
9 5 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.76%) Fedora
10 4 (1.76%) HPUX
10 4 (1.76%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.88%) Android
11 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (33.48%) ITIL
2 48 (21.15%) PRINCE2
3 43 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (14.10%) ITIL V3
5 31 (13.66%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (9.25%) CRM
7 19 (8.37%) ITSM
7 19 (8.37%) Service Management
8 17 (7.49%) Case Management
8 17 (7.49%) Data Protection
8 17 (7.49%) DevOps
8 17 (7.49%) Mentoring
8 17 (7.49%) TOGAF
9 16 (7.05%) Programme Management
10 15 (6.61%) Project Management
11 13 (5.73%) Line Management
12 12 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (5.29%) Mobile Device Management
12 12 (5.29%) Release Management
13 11 (4.85%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 68 (29.96%) SQL
2 49 (21.59%) PowerShell
3 32 (14.10%) C#
4 28 (12.33%) JavaScript
5 18 (7.93%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.08%) Ruby
7 6 (2.64%) Perl
7 6 (2.64%) Python
8 5 (2.20%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.20%) C++
8 5 (2.20%) Java
8 5 (2.20%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.76%) Bourne shell
9 4 (1.76%) Korn
10 3 (1.32%) VB
10 3 (1.32%) VBA
11 2 (0.88%) VBScript
12 1 (0.44%) ABAP
12 1 (0.44%) PHP
12 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (7.93%) Degree
3 13 (5.73%) MCSE
4 11 (4.85%) CCNA
4 11 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.85%) EMC Certification
5 10 (4.41%) ISEB
6 4 (1.76%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (1.76%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.88%) MOS
9 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.44%) CCA
9 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.44%) MCSA
9 1 (0.44%) PMP
9 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.44%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.08%) SLA
2 4 (1.76%) QA
3 3 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (17.62%) Hyper-V
2 34 (14.98%) Active Directory
3 33 (14.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.96%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.76%) XenApp
6 3 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.32%) NDS
6 3 (1.32%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 3 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.88%) vSphere
8 1 (0.44%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 24 (10.57%) SCCM
2 21 (9.25%) AirWatch
3 15 (6.61%) SCOM
4 10 (4.41%) NetBackup
5 9 (3.96%) SCOrch
6 8 (3.52%) SCVMM
7 7 (3.08%) Puppet
8 5 (2.20%) Nagios
8 5 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.76%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (1.76%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (1.32%) EdgeSight
10 3 (1.32%) Icinga
10 3 (1.32%) vRealize
11 2 (0.88%) SCDPM
12 1 (0.44%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 39 (17.18%) VMware
2 35 (15.42%) Citrix
3 33 (14.54%) Oracle
4 22 (9.69%) Cisco
5 18 (7.93%) EMC
6 13 (5.73%) Red Hat
7 11 (4.85%) IBM
7 11 (4.85%) Software AG
8 9 (3.96%) HP
9 7 (3.08%) NetApp
10 5 (2.20%) Dell
11 4 (1.76%) SAP
11 4 (1.76%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.32%) Cognos
12 3 (1.32%) RedGate
12 3 (1.32%) Remedy
12 3 (1.32%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.88%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.88%) SonicWALL
13 2 (0.88%) Splunk
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