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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 26 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 36.62% 50.00% 82.61%
As % of the Vendors category 70.27% 92.59% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 16
Average salary £40,000 £32,750 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.13% +11.96%
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
37 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 52.11% 54.00% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 17
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +14.03%
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 27 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 16 (35.56%) C#
3 16 (35.56%) .NET
4 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
4 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
6 10 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 10 (22.22%) VMware
6 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (20.00%) SCCM
7 9 (20.00%) SCOM
7 9 (20.00%) Statistics
7 9 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (20.00%) EMC
7 9 (20.00%) NetApp
7 9 (20.00%) McAfee
7 9 (20.00%) Web Services
7 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 8 (17.78%) MVC
9 7 (15.56%) Android
9 7 (15.56%) SQL
9 7 (15.56%) Apple iOS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 9 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.89%) MS Office
4 3 (6.67%) MS Project
4 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Wireless
2 1 (2.22%) GPRS
2 1 (2.22%) UMTS
2 1 (2.22%) DHCP
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.22%) MS Access
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Administrator
2 9 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 9 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Architect
6 1 (2.22%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) .NET
2 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
3 9 (20.00%) Web Services
4 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 5 (11.11%) REST
6 4 (8.89%) ServiceStack
6 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (8.89%) HTML
6 4 (8.89%) SOAP
6 4 (8.89%) WCF
6 4 (8.89%) WPF
6 4 (8.89%) Silverlight
6 4 (8.89%) COM
6 4 (8.89%) XML
6 4 (8.89%) WinForms
7 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.44%) CSS
8 2 (4.44%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (2.22%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 9 (20.00%) Statistics
3 9 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
5 4 (8.89%) N-Tier
6 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.44%) User Experience
7 1 (2.22%) Life Science
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.56%) Android
3 7 (15.56%) Apple iOS
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Phone 7
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Phone
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.22%) Windows CE
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (17.78%) MVC
3 6 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (11.11%) MVVM
4 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 5 (11.11%) OO
4 5 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (6.67%) Time Management
6 3 (6.67%) Service Management
7 2 (4.44%) ITIL
7 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.44%) Data Management
7 2 (4.44%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (4.44%) Customer Insight
7 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) C#
2 7 (15.56%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) CCNA
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) XenApp
3 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 9 (20.00%) SCCM
1 9 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.22%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.22%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) VMware
2 9 (20.00%) EMC
2 9 (20.00%) NetApp
2 9 (20.00%) McAfee
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle
4 4 (8.89%) Apple
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco
5 3 (6.67%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) Blue Coat
5 3 (6.67%) Riverbed
5 3 (6.67%) F5
5 3 (6.67%) Juniper
6 2 (4.44%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix
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