The table below looks at the statistics for MSF skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSF over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Solutions Framework (MSF)
Rank 228 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MSF 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £70,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-39.28% +75.00%
MSF
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4842 6031 5613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.40% 85.58% 84.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4002 5108 4692
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

MSF
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSF across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MSF Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MSF
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSF across the North West region.

MSF Salary Trend in the North West

MSF
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSF within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 1 £37,500 -
MSF
England

MSF
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing MSF 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 MSF.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage

MSF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing MSF 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 MSF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Delivery Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware