The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 104 120 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 22.03% 25.37% 15.82%
As % of the Vendors category 50.73% 55.05% 29.28%
Number of salaries quoted 89 91 46
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £28,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £42,500 £39,000
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 Warrington region.

Vendors Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
205 218 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 43.43% 46.09% 54.03%
Number of salaries quoted 151 141 121
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Warrington

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

1 113 (55.39%) MS Excel
2 89 (43.63%) Windows
3 88 (43.14%) SQL
4 63 (30.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 60 (29.41%) MS Office
6 52 (25.49%) .NET
6 52 (25.49%) SQL Server
7 50 (24.51%) Finance
8 49 (24.02%) MCP
9 46 (22.55%) C#
10 40 (19.61%) MCITP
10 40 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 38 (18.63%) JavaScript
11 38 (18.63%) ASP.NET
11 38 (18.63%) MCSA
11 38 (18.63%) Active Directory
12 37 (18.14%) MVC
13 36 (17.65%) HTML
14 35 (17.16%) CSS
15 34 (16.67%) ITIL
15 34 (16.67%) DHCP
15 34 (16.67%) DNS
15 34 (16.67%) VMware
15 34 (16.67%) Security Cleared
16 33 (16.18%) Degree
16 33 (16.18%) MCSE
17 32 (15.69%) MS Exchange
18 31 (15.20%) Windows 7
19 30 (14.71%) T-SQL
20 29 (14.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 32 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 21 (10.29%) IBM Notes
3 15 (7.35%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.43%) MS Project Server
7 6 (2.94%) Lync
7 6 (2.94%) IIS
8 4 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.47%) CMS
10 2 (0.98%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.49%) SAS
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle 9iAS
11 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 113 (55.39%) MS Excel
2 60 (29.41%) MS Office
3 7 (3.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.43%) MS Project
4 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.49%) SPSS
4 1 (0.49%) InDesign
4 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.49%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 16 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (5.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (2.94%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.98%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.45%) Office 365
3 4 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.49%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) PaaS
4 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (16.67%) DHCP
1 34 (16.67%) DNS
2 29 (14.22%) TCP/IP
3 27 (13.24%) VPN
4 13 (6.37%) Network Security
5 9 (4.41%) LAN
5 9 (4.41%) WAN
6 7 (3.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (3.43%) Firewall
6 7 (3.43%) SAN
7 6 (2.94%) iSCSI
8 3 (1.47%) Wireless
8 3 (1.47%) VoIP
8 3 (1.47%) ATM
8 3 (1.47%) Broadband
9 2 (0.98%) FTP
9 2 (0.98%) Intranet
9 2 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (25.49%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (14.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (10.29%) MySQL
5 9 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (3.92%) OLAP
6 8 (3.92%) OLAP Cube
7 7 (3.43%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.96%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.47%) Big Data
10 3 (1.47%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (12.75%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.49%) Selenium
3 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
General
1 50 (24.51%) Finance
2 9 (4.41%) Local Government
3 5 (2.45%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.96%) Marketing
5 2 (0.98%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.49%) Legal
6 1 (0.49%) Advertising
6 1 (0.49%) Publishing
6 1 (0.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (25.49%) Analyst
2 48 (23.53%) Developer
3 30 (14.71%) Service Analyst
3 30 (14.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 25 (12.25%) Web Developer
5 23 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (10.78%) .NET Developer
6 22 (10.78%) DBA
7 17 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 15 (7.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (6.86%) Administrator
9 14 (6.86%) SQL DBA
10 13 (6.37%) Support Analyst
11 11 (5.39%) Support Engineer
11 11 (5.39%) .NET Web Developer
12 9 (4.41%) SQL Server DBA
12 9 (4.41%) 1st Line Support
13 8 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
14 7 (3.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 7 (3.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (25.49%) .NET
2 38 (18.63%) ASP.NET
3 36 (17.65%) HTML
4 35 (17.16%) CSS
5 29 (14.22%) Web Services
5 29 (14.22%) jQuery
6 27 (13.24%) XHTML
7 25 (12.25%) Ajax
8 23 (11.27%) LINQ
9 22 (10.78%) .NET Framework
10 18 (8.82%) SOAP
11 12 (5.88%) XML
12 11 (5.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (5.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (3.43%) WinForms
15 6 (2.94%) WCF
16 5 (2.45%) WPF
16 5 (2.45%) HTML5
17 3 (1.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.39%) Replication
2 10 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.41%) Fat Client
3 9 (4.41%) Clustering
3 9 (4.41%) Thin Client
4 8 (3.92%) User Experience
4 8 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.96%) Robotics
5 4 (1.96%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.96%) Social Media
5 4 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.96%) NHS
6 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.47%) Statistics
7 2 (0.98%) Tandem
8 1 (0.49%) Photography
8 1 (0.49%) PMI
8 1 (0.49%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 89 (43.63%) Windows
2 40 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (15.20%) Windows 7
4 24 (11.76%) Linux
5 21 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (9.80%) UNIX
7 16 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (7.84%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.94%) Apple iOS
8 6 (2.94%) Android
9 4 (1.96%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.14%) MVC
2 34 (16.67%) ITIL
3 25 (12.25%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (11.76%) OO
5 22 (10.78%) Service Management
6 18 (8.82%) OOP
7 17 (8.33%) CRM
8 13 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (6.37%) Infrastructure Management
9 12 (5.88%) ETL
9 12 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (5.39%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (4.90%) Analytics
11 10 (4.90%) Document Management
11 10 (4.90%) TDD
11 10 (4.90%) Service Delivery
12 8 (3.92%) Project Management
12 8 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (3.92%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 88 (43.14%) SQL
2 46 (22.55%) C#
3 38 (18.63%) JavaScript
4 30 (14.71%) T-SQL
5 25 (12.25%) VB.NET
6 10 (4.90%) VB
7 6 (2.94%) VB6
7 6 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.96%) C++
8 4 (1.96%) Java
9 3 (1.47%) C
10 2 (0.98%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 63 (30.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (24.02%) MCP
3 40 (19.61%) MCITP
4 38 (18.63%) MCSA
5 34 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 33 (16.18%) Degree
6 33 (16.18%) MCSE
7 27 (13.24%) SC Cleared
8 15 (7.35%) MCTS
9 8 (3.92%) MCDBA
10 7 (3.43%) MCDST
11 6 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (2.94%) CCNA
11 6 (2.94%) VCP4
12 4 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.47%) ISEB
14 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
15 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 1 (0.49%) CCENT
15 1 (0.49%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.73%) SLA
2 12 (5.88%) QA
3 4 (1.96%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.49%) PMBOK
System Software
1 38 (18.63%) Active Directory
2 22 (10.78%) Hyper-V
3 20 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.45%) XenApp
5 4 (1.96%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.96%) VMware Server
5 4 (1.96%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (10.29%) OpenView
1 21 (10.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 16 (7.84%) SCCM
3 7 (3.43%) SCOM
3 7 (3.43%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.96%) WSUS
5 3 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 34 (16.67%) VMware
2 25 (12.25%) HP
3 21 (10.29%) Lotus
4 19 (9.31%) Citrix
4 19 (9.31%) Cisco
5 10 (4.90%) Symantec
6 8 (3.92%) McAfee
6 8 (3.92%) Oracle
7 7 (3.43%) Juniper
7 7 (3.43%) Hyperion
7 7 (3.43%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.94%) Cognos
9 5 (2.45%) JD Edwards
9 5 (2.45%) Sage
9 5 (2.45%) SAP
10 4 (1.96%) Dell
10 4 (1.96%) EMC
10 4 (1.96%) NetApp
10 4 (1.96%) Autodesk
10 4 (1.96%) NETGEAR
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: to £45,000 neg + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Lorien Resourcing
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Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
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