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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 88 63 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 20.85% 15.22% 16.97%
As % of the Vendors category 44.00% 34.24% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 61 58 67
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
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
200 184 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 47.39% 44.44% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 151 155 228
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 12 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 59 (45.38%) ITIL
2 55 (42.31%) Windows
3 45 (34.62%) SQL Server
4 39 (30.00%) MS Office
5 36 (27.69%) Banking
6 35 (26.92%) Active Directory
6 35 (26.92%) Citrix
7 34 (26.15%) MS Excel
7 34 (26.15%) Finance
8 30 (23.08%) SQL
9 25 (19.23%) Windows Server
10 23 (17.69%) Degree
11 21 (16.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (16.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (16.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (15.38%) C#
12 20 (15.38%) Wealth Management
13 19 (14.62%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (14.62%) SLA
13 19 (14.62%) ITIL V3
14 18 (13.85%) Time Management
15 17 (13.08%) Windows 7
15 17 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (12.31%) .NET
16 16 (12.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008
17 15 (11.54%) Release Management
17 15 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
17 15 (11.54%) MS Exchange

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (5.38%) CMS
3 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.38%) IIS
3 7 (5.38%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.54%) Apache
6 2 (1.54%) Confluence
6 2 (1.54%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.54%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 39 (30.00%) MS Office
2 34 (26.15%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.62%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.54%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.54%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) IaaS
1 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.31%) Office 365
2 2 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.54%) PaaS
3 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.77%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.77%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.38%) Internet
1 7 (5.38%) VPN
2 6 (4.62%) SAN
3 4 (3.08%) DHCP
3 4 (3.08%) DNS
3 4 (3.08%) LAN
3 4 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.08%) VoIP
3 4 (3.08%) WAN
4 3 (2.31%) Firewall
4 3 (2.31%) Intranet
4 3 (2.31%) NAS
5 1 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.77%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (0.77%) SMTP
5 1 (0.77%) VLAN
5 1 (0.77%) Wireless
5 1 (0.77%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (16.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (12.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (10.77%) Relational Database
6 13 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 13 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
6 13 (10.00%) Power BI
7 12 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (8.46%) RDBMS
9 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.77%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.77%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.77%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 11 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.31%) JIRA
4 1 (0.77%) Bitbucket
General
1 36 (27.69%) Banking
2 34 (26.15%) Finance
3 11 (8.46%) Law
4 6 (4.62%) Advertising
5 4 (3.08%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.54%) Legal
7 2 (1.54%) Marketing
8 1 (0.77%) Back Office
8 1 (0.77%) Publishing
8 1 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (36.92%) Analyst
2 29 (22.31%) Developer
3 18 (13.85%) Service Analyst
3 18 (13.85%) Service Desk Analyst
4 17 (13.08%) Banking Analyst
4 17 (13.08%) Support Analyst
5 15 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 15 (11.54%) Service Desk Support
6 14 (10.77%) Applications Support
6 14 (10.77%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (8.46%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (8.46%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Senior IT Support
8 8 (6.15%) Senior Support Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.31%) .NET
2 11 (8.46%) ASP.NET
3 6 (4.62%) HTML
4 5 (3.85%) CSS
5 4 (3.08%) jQuery
6 3 (2.31%) WCF
6 3 (2.31%) XML
7 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (1.54%) CSS3
7 2 (1.54%) HTML5
7 2 (1.54%) LINQ
7 2 (1.54%) REST
7 2 (1.54%) SOAP
7 2 (1.54%) Web Services
7 2 (1.54%) WPF
8 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.77%) COM
8 1 (0.77%) J2EE
8 1 (0.77%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.23%) Blackberry
2 12 (9.23%) Credit Risk
2 12 (9.23%) SWIFT
3 11 (8.46%) iPad
3 11 (8.46%) Mathematics
4 9 (6.92%) Data Centre
5 8 (6.15%) Data Integration
6 7 (5.38%) iPhone
6 7 (5.38%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.54%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.54%) Wiki
9 1 (0.77%) Clustering
9 1 (0.77%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.77%) Life Science
9 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 55 (42.31%) Windows
2 25 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 17 (13.08%) Windows 7
4 12 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 5 (3.85%) Linux
6 5 (3.85%) Unix
7 4 (3.08%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.54%) Android
8 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (45.38%) ITIL
2 21 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (15.38%) Wealth Management
4 19 (14.62%) ITIL V3
4 19 (14.62%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (13.85%) Time Management
6 15 (11.54%) Release Management
7 14 (10.77%) Change Management
8 13 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 12 (9.23%) Data Analysis
10 11 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (6.92%) CRM
12 8 (6.15%) Case Management
12 8 (6.15%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.15%) Service Management
13 7 (5.38%) ETL
13 7 (5.38%) Incident Management
13 7 (5.38%) Problem Management
13 7 (5.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.08%) SQL
2 20 (15.38%) C#
3 12 (9.23%) C
4 9 (6.92%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.38%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.08%) Java
6 4 (3.08%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (17.69%) Degree
2 21 (16.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (9.23%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (8.46%) ISTQB
6 7 (5.38%) MCDST
7 6 (4.62%) CCNA
7 6 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (3.85%) MCSA
9 4 (3.08%) ISEB
10 3 (2.31%) CCA
10 3 (2.31%) CNA
10 3 (2.31%) MCITP
10 3 (2.31%) Novell Certification
11 1 (0.77%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.77%) CCNP
11 1 (0.77%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.77%) MCPD
11 1 (0.77%) MCSE
11 1 (0.77%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.62%) SLA
2 5 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 35 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.69%) XenApp
3 9 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.38%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.54%) vSphere
7 1 (0.77%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (5.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (3.08%) Nagios
3 3 (2.31%) SCCM
4 2 (1.54%) Cacti
4 2 (1.54%) EdgeSight
4 2 (1.54%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.54%) SCOM
4 2 (1.54%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 35 (26.92%) Citrix
2 14 (10.77%) Oracle
3 13 (10.00%) HP
4 12 (9.23%) Bloomberg
4 12 (9.23%) Reuters
4 12 (9.23%) VMware
5 9 (6.92%) Symantec
6 8 (6.15%) Remedy
7 7 (5.38%) Intel Security
8 6 (4.62%) AppSense
8 6 (4.62%) Cisco
9 5 (3.85%) OpenText
10 4 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (2.31%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.31%) SimCorp
12 2 (1.54%) Cognos
12 2 (1.54%) EMC
12 2 (1.54%) Nintex
12 2 (1.54%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.54%) Sitecore
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