The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 9 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southport 5.26% 20.00% 19.23%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 100.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £57,500 £20,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+187.50% -39.39%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Merseyside

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

Vendors Category
Southport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southport 21.05% 20.00% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £20,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+112.50% -39.39%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Southport

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Southport

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Southport

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Southport

Microsoft
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Southport

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southport 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Southport by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southport 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago