The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank - 9 8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens - 4.55% 22.50%
As % of the Vendors category - 6.25% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Average salary - £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 St Helens region.

Vendors Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
7 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 100.00% 72.73% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 34
Average salary £34,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Assistant
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Assistant
1 1 (33.33%) IT Assistant
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
St. Helens
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago