The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 25 7
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 33 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 36.26% 3.45% 17.14%
As % of the Vendors category 82.50% 9.52% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 15
Median salary £38,750 £32,364 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.73% -13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £24,668 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Microsoft
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Vendors Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 43.96% 36.21% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 33
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £25,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,700 £45,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Preston

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Preston region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Preston

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Preston region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 35 (66.04%) SQL Server
2 23 (43.40%) SQL
3 21 (39.62%) C#
4 20 (37.74%) Windows
5 19 (35.85%) .NET
5 19 (35.85%) Finance
6 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET
7 14 (26.42%) MVC
7 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (24.53%) SDLC
8 13 (24.53%) Change Management
8 13 (24.53%) Degree
8 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
9 12 (22.64%) CSS
9 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
9 12 (22.64%) Web Development
9 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (22.64%) Portfolio Management
9 12 (22.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
11 9 (16.98%) jQuery
11 9 (16.98%) Project Management
11 9 (16.98%) VB
11 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
11 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
12 8 (15.09%) Software Licensing
12 8 (15.09%) Information Security
13 7 (13.21%) VMware
13 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.43%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.32%) MS Office
3 3 (5.66%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Line 500
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) DHCP
1 7 (13.21%) DNS
1 7 (13.21%) SAN
2 4 (7.55%) Firewall
3 3 (5.66%) Broadband
3 3 (5.66%) Internet
3 3 (5.66%) PBX
3 3 (5.66%) VPN
3 3 (5.66%) WAN
4 2 (3.77%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (66.04%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
4 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
6 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.77%) OLAP
8 2 (3.77%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.89%) MySQL
9 1 (1.89%) QlikView
9 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Local Government
3 2 (3.77%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) .NET Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Web Developer
4 10 (18.87%) .NET Web Developer
5 9 (16.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (16.98%) C# Developer
6 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (13.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (13.21%) C# Web Developer
7 7 (13.21%) IT Manager
8 6 (11.32%) Analyst
9 5 (9.43%) Head of Business Systems
9 5 (9.43%) IT Support
9 5 (9.43%) Support Analyst
10 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (7.55%) Head of Information
10 4 (7.55%) Head of Information Management
10 4 (7.55%) Help Desk Adviser
10 4 (7.55%) IT Analyst
10 4 (7.55%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) .NET
2 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET
3 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (22.64%) CSS
4 12 (22.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (16.98%) jQuery
6 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
6 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
7 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 5 (9.43%) WCF
7 5 (9.43%) Web Services
8 4 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (7.55%) RESTful
9 3 (5.66%) Classic ASP
10 2 (3.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Licensing
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.55%) Tandem
3 3 (5.66%) Clustering
3 3 (5.66%) Data Extraction
3 3 (5.66%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.66%) EqualLogic
3 3 (5.66%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) MVC
2 13 (24.53%) Change Management
2 13 (24.53%) SDLC
3 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.64%) Portfolio Management
3 12 (22.64%) Web Development
4 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
4 9 (16.98%) Project Management
5 8 (15.09%) Information Security
5 8 (15.09%) Software Licensing
6 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.21%) OOD
6 7 (13.21%) Release Management
6 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.32%) Information Management
7 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
8 5 (9.43%) ETL
8 5 (9.43%) OO
8 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
8 5 (9.43%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) SQL
2 21 (39.62%) C#
3 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.98%) VB
5 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.43%) VB6
6 2 (3.77%) C
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) HND
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.43%) Terminal Services
4 4 (7.55%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) VMware
2 5 (9.43%) Remedy
3 3 (5.66%) BT
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco
3 3 (5.66%) Dell
3 3 (5.66%) Lotus
3 3 (5.66%) Sage
3 3 (5.66%) SonicWALL
4 1 (1.89%) Cognos
4 1 (1.89%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.89%) Tableau
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago