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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 124 142 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 26.72% 27.05% 14.41%
As % of the Vendors category 60.19% 58.92% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 112 93 39
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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
206 241 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 44.40% 45.90% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 171 153 109
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 £22,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
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 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 117 (54.42%) MS Excel
2 93 (43.26%) Windows
3 92 (42.79%) SQL
4 65 (30.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 64 (29.77%) SQL Server
6 58 (26.98%) MS Office
7 54 (25.12%) Finance
8 51 (23.72%) .NET
9 50 (23.26%) MCP
10 48 (22.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 43 (20.00%) C#
12 41 (19.07%) Active Directory
12 41 (19.07%) VMware
12 41 (19.07%) MCITP
13 40 (18.60%) MCSA
14 38 (17.67%) MS Exchange
15 37 (17.21%) T-SQL
15 37 (17.21%) ITIL
16 35 (16.28%) ASP.NET
16 35 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 35 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
17 34 (15.81%) JavaScript
18 33 (15.35%) DHCP
18 33 (15.35%) MCSE
18 33 (15.35%) DNS
18 33 (15.35%) MVC
18 33 (15.35%) Security Cleared
18 33 (15.35%) Windows 7
19 32 (14.88%) SQL Server 2012
19 32 (14.88%) HTML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 38 (17.67%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.77%) IBM Notes
3 19 (8.84%) SharePoint
4 18 (8.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (4.19%) MS Project Server
7 8 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.79%) IIS
10 5 (2.33%) CMS
11 4 (1.86%) Lync
12 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.93%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.47%) SAS
13 1 (0.47%) Oracle 9iAS
13 1 (0.47%) Apache
Applications
1 117 (54.42%) MS Excel
2 58 (26.98%) MS Office
3 9 (4.19%) MS Project
4 7 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.93%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.47%) FastStats
6 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.47%) SPSS
6 1 (0.47%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 21 (9.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (6.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (3.26%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.93%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.72%) Office 365
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) PaaS
4 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.35%) DHCP
1 33 (15.35%) DNS
2 29 (13.49%) TCP/IP
3 26 (12.09%) VPN
4 13 (6.05%) Network Security
5 10 (4.65%) LAN
5 10 (4.65%) Firewall
5 10 (4.65%) WAN
6 7 (3.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (2.79%) SAN
8 5 (2.33%) iSCSI
9 4 (1.86%) ATM
10 3 (1.40%) Broadband
10 3 (1.40%) VoIP
10 3 (1.40%) Intranet
10 3 (1.40%) Wireless
11 2 (0.93%) FTP
12 1 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (29.77%) SQL Server
2 35 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 35 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (14.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (6.98%) MySQL
5 10 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (4.65%) OLAP
5 10 (4.65%) OLAP Cube
6 9 (4.19%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (2.33%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.40%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.93%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.47%) Big Data
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (10.23%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.93%) MSTest
4 1 (0.47%) Selenium
4 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
General
1 54 (25.12%) Finance
2 9 (4.19%) Local Government
3 5 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.86%) Marketing
5 2 (0.93%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Publishing
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (25.12%) Analyst
2 44 (20.47%) Developer
3 31 (14.42%) Service Analyst
3 31 (14.42%) Service Desk Analyst
4 28 (13.02%) DBA
5 26 (12.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 21 (9.77%) Administrator
7 20 (9.30%) .NET Developer
8 19 (8.84%) SQL DBA
8 19 (8.84%) Web Developer
9 18 (8.37%) 2nd Line Support
10 14 (6.51%) Support Engineer
11 13 (6.05%) Support Analyst
11 13 (6.05%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
12 10 (4.65%) 1st Line Support
13 9 (4.19%) SQL Server DBA
13 9 (4.19%) .NET Web Developer
13 9 (4.19%) IT Support
14 8 (3.72%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (23.72%) .NET
2 35 (16.28%) ASP.NET
3 32 (14.88%) HTML
4 31 (14.42%) CSS
5 25 (11.63%) jQuery
6 24 (11.16%) Web Services
7 22 (10.23%) Ajax
8 21 (9.77%) XHTML
9 18 (8.37%) LINQ
10 17 (7.91%) .NET Framework
11 14 (6.51%) SOAP
12 12 (5.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 12 (5.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (5.12%) XML
14 8 (3.72%) WinForms
14 8 (3.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (3.26%) WCF
16 6 (2.79%) WPF
17 5 (2.33%) HTML5
18 4 (1.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.44%) Replication
2 12 (5.58%) Clustering
3 9 (4.19%) Thin Client
3 9 (4.19%) Fat Client
4 8 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.79%) User Experience
5 6 (2.79%) NHS
5 6 (2.79%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.86%) Robotics
6 4 (1.86%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.40%) Tandem
7 3 (1.40%) Statistics
8 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.47%) Social Media
9 1 (0.47%) Life Science
9 1 (0.47%) Photography
9 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 93 (43.26%) Windows
2 48 (22.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (15.35%) Windows 7
4 26 (12.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (8.84%) Linux
6 16 (7.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (6.98%) UNIX
8 13 (6.05%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.86%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.86%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.86%) Android
10 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (17.21%) ITIL
2 33 (15.35%) MVC
3 27 (12.56%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (10.23%) Service Management
4 22 (10.23%) CRM
5 19 (8.84%) OO
6 16 (7.44%) ETL
6 16 (7.44%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (6.51%) OOP
8 14 (6.51%) Infrastructure Management
8 14 (6.51%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (5.58%) Service Delivery
9 12 (5.58%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (5.12%) Project Management
10 11 (5.12%) Document Management
10 11 (5.12%) Analytics
11 10 (4.65%) TDD
12 9 (4.19%) PRINCE2
12 9 (4.19%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (42.79%) SQL
2 43 (20.00%) C#
3 37 (17.21%) T-SQL
4 34 (15.81%) JavaScript
5 22 (10.23%) VB.NET
6 8 (3.72%) VB
7 5 (2.33%) VB6
7 5 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.93%) C++
8 2 (0.93%) Java
9 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (30.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (23.26%) MCP
3 41 (19.07%) MCITP
4 40 (18.60%) MCSA
5 33 (15.35%) MCSE
5 33 (15.35%) Security Cleared
6 28 (13.02%) Degree
7 26 (12.09%) SC Cleared
8 15 (6.98%) MCTS
9 11 (5.12%) CCNA
9 11 (5.12%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (4.19%) MCDBA
11 6 (2.79%) MCDST
12 5 (2.33%) ISEB
13 4 (1.86%) CCIE
13 4 (1.86%) CCDP
13 4 (1.86%) CCENT
14 3 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
16 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.02%) SLA
2 10 (4.65%) QA
3 5 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.86%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.47%) PMBOK
System Software
1 41 (19.07%) Active Directory
2 24 (11.16%) Hyper-V
3 22 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.33%) XenApp
5 4 (1.86%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.86%) VMware Server
6 3 (1.40%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (9.77%) OpenView
1 21 (9.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 18 (8.37%) SCCM
3 10 (4.65%) SCOM
3 10 (4.65%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.86%) WSUS
5 3 (1.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (19.07%) VMware
2 27 (12.56%) HP
3 22 (10.23%) Cisco
4 21 (9.77%) Lotus
5 18 (8.37%) Citrix
6 10 (4.65%) Symantec
7 8 (3.72%) McAfee
7 8 (3.72%) Hyperion
8 7 (3.26%) Juniper
8 7 (3.26%) Cognos
8 7 (3.26%) NetApp
8 7 (3.26%) Dell
8 7 (3.26%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.79%) SAP
9 6 (2.79%) JD Edwards
9 6 (2.79%) Sage
10 5 (2.33%) Oracle
11 4 (1.86%) Autodesk
12 3 (1.40%) Toshiba
12 3 (1.40%) BT
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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