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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Solutions Framework (MSF)
Rank - - 255
Permanent jobs citing MSF 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -23.80%
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
5497 5733 5858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.20% 82.85% 79.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4454 4665 4831
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,889 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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