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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 18 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 30.00% 49.02% 68.42%
As % of the Vendors category 54.55% 86.21% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 13
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,100 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
33 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 55.00% 56.86% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 13
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -14.28%
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 24 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (64.86%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
3 14 (37.84%) C#
3 14 (37.84%) .NET
4 11 (29.73%) .NET Framework
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
5 9 (24.32%) VMware
6 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
6 8 (21.62%) SCCM
6 8 (21.62%) SCOM
6 8 (21.62%) McAfee
6 8 (21.62%) Oracle
6 8 (21.62%) SQL
6 8 (21.62%) Web Services
6 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (18.92%) Mobile Application Development
7 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
7 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
7 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
7 7 (18.92%) MySQL
7 7 (18.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (18.92%) OO
7 7 (18.92%) EMC
7 7 (18.92%) NetApp
7 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (18.92%) EMC NetWorker
7 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
7 7 (18.92%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (16.22%) Statistics

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
1 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (8.11%) MS Office
4 1 (2.70%) MS Project
4 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) MySQL
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.70%) MS Access
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (18.92%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Publishing
4 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Software Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 6 (16.22%) IT Administrator
4 6 (16.22%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (16.22%) Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Junior
7 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) .NET
2 11 (29.73%) .NET Framework
3 8 (21.62%) Web Services
4 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
4 5 (13.51%) HTML
5 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.41%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (5.41%) REST
6 2 (5.41%) COM
6 2 (5.41%) CSS
7 1 (2.70%) SOAP
7 1 (2.70%) XML
7 1 (2.70%) WinForms
7 1 (2.70%) Ajax
7 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.70%) SignalR
7 1 (2.70%) ServiceStack
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
3 6 (16.22%) Statistics
3 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
3 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.11%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.70%) Life Science
5 1 (2.70%) Open Source
5 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (64.86%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (8.11%) Android
4 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
2 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
2 7 (18.92%) OO
2 7 (18.92%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (16.22%) Mobile Development
3 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
4 5 (13.51%) MVC
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) Time Management
6 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (5.41%) MVVM
7 1 (2.70%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.70%) Data Security
7 1 (2.70%) ERP
7 1 (2.70%) TDD
7 1 (2.70%) Web Design
7 1 (2.70%) UX Design
7 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) C#
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.70%) R
5 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) CCNA
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) XenApp
2 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) SCCM
1 8 (21.62%) SCOM
2 7 (18.92%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (5.41%) XenMobile
3 2 (5.41%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.70%) Nagios
4 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.70%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) VMware
2 8 (21.62%) McAfee
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle
3 7 (18.92%) EMC
3 7 (18.92%) NetApp
4 4 (10.81%) HP
5 3 (8.11%) Blue Coat
5 3 (8.11%) Riverbed
5 3 (8.11%) F5
5 3 (8.11%) Juniper
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) BMC
7 1 (2.70%) CA
7 1 (2.70%) Apple
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
7 1 (2.70%) Trend Micro
7 1 (2.70%) Tripwire
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