The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 30 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 45.45% 30.00% 42.11%
As % of the Vendors category 75.00% 75.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 13
Average salary £29,000 £27,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £33,250 £35,900
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 60.61% 40.00% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 23
Average salary £23,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.23% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £62,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Runcorn region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Runcorn

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Runcorn region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 32 (64.00%) MS Excel
2 28 (56.00%) Windows
3 21 (42.00%) C#
3 21 (42.00%) .NET
4 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
4 18 (36.00%) .NET Framework
5 16 (32.00%) MVC
6 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (22.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
7 11 (22.00%) Web Services
8 10 (20.00%) XML
8 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 10 (20.00%) SLA
8 10 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 10 (20.00%) Statistics
8 10 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 10 (20.00%) Android
8 10 (20.00%) MVVM
8 10 (20.00%) Apple iOS
8 10 (20.00%) Entity Framework
8 10 (20.00%) REST
9 9 (18.00%) F5
9 9 (18.00%) Windows Phone 7
9 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
9 9 (18.00%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (18.00%) ServiceStack
9 9 (18.00%) Windows Phone

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (64.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (14.00%) MS Visio
3 7 (14.00%) MS Project
4 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) GPRS
1 1 (2.00%) UMTS
1 1 (2.00%) DHCP
1 1 (2.00%) DNS
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) MS Access
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (20.00%) Administrator
2 10 (20.00%) IT Administrator
3 9 (18.00%) C# Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Network Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Hardware Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Consultant
7 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Software Consultant
10 2 (4.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 2 (4.00%) Sales Consultant
10 2 (4.00%) Analyst
11 1 (2.00%) Systems Analyst
11 1 (2.00%) Web Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) .NET
2 18 (36.00%) .NET Framework
3 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (22.00%) Web Services
4 10 (20.00%) XML
4 10 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 10 (20.00%) REST
5 9 (18.00%) ServiceStack
5 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 9 (18.00%) SOAP
5 9 (18.00%) WCF
5 9 (18.00%) WPF
5 9 (18.00%) Silverlight
5 9 (18.00%) WinForms
6 7 (14.00%) COM
6 7 (14.00%) HTML
7 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.00%) CSS
9 2 (4.00%) Castle Windsor
10 1 (2.00%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.00%) Statistics
2 10 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (18.00%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.00%) User Experience
6 1 (2.00%) Life Science
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Android
2 10 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Phone 7
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Phone
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) MVC
2 10 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 10 (20.00%) MVVM
3 9 (18.00%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (18.00%) Time Management
4 8 (16.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.00%) Web Design
6 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.00%) Service Management
7 3 (6.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.00%) Customer Insight
8 2 (4.00%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (4.00%) Data Management
8 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL
8 2 (4.00%) OO
8 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) C#
2 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.00%) VBA
5 1 (2.00%) R
5 1 (2.00%) VB
5 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) CCNA
2 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (10.00%) SCCM
1 5 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Cisco
1 9 (18.00%) HP
1 9 (18.00%) Juniper
1 9 (18.00%) Apple
1 9 (18.00%) Blue Coat
1 9 (18.00%) Riverbed
1 9 (18.00%) F5
2 5 (10.00%) McAfee
2 5 (10.00%) VMware
2 5 (10.00%) NetApp
2 5 (10.00%) EMC
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) TOWER Software
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