The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the St Helens region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the St Helens region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 40.00% - 13.89%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% - 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £32,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 8 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 40.00% 66.67% 86.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 30
Average salary £32,000 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.89% -17.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Merseyside

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

Microsoft
Salary Trend in St Helens

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in St Helens

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CommVault
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) MOF
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) MOF
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) NCIE
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) CommVault
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
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