The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Warrington 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 150 51 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 26.93% 14.41% 18.44%
As % of the Vendors category 59.06% 27.87% 44.15%
Number of salaries quoted 94 43 76
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
254 183 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 45.60% 51.69% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 165 129 172
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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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 24 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

1 166 (60.58%) SQL
2 153 (55.84%) .NET
3 149 (54.38%) C#
4 147 (53.65%) MS Excel
5 107 (39.05%) Windows
6 96 (35.04%) SQL Server
7 82 (29.93%) Software Engineering
8 75 (27.37%) .NET Framework
9 69 (25.18%) WinForms
10 67 (24.45%) T-SQL
11 66 (24.09%) WPF
12 59 (21.53%) WCF
13 55 (20.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 55 (20.07%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (19.34%) TDD
14 53 (19.34%) OO
15 52 (18.98%) Microsoft Certification
16 51 (18.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 49 (17.88%) Degree
17 49 (17.88%) Unit Testing
18 48 (17.52%) MS Office
19 46 (16.79%) XML
20 44 (16.06%) N-Tier
21 41 (14.96%) C
21 41 (14.96%) NHS
21 41 (14.96%) SystemC
22 40 (14.60%) HTML
22 40 (14.60%) VB
23 39 (14.23%) JavaScript
24 38 (13.87%) OOD

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 19 (6.93%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.47%) IIS
3 12 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (4.38%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.01%) Apache
5 10 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.82%) Lync
7 5 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.09%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 147 (53.65%) MS Excel
2 48 (17.52%) MS Office
3 20 (7.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (4.01%) MS Project
5 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.73%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.93%) TCP/IP
2 16 (5.84%) DNS
3 10 (3.65%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (3.28%) Firewall
5 8 (2.92%) WAN
6 7 (2.55%) SMTP
6 7 (2.55%) LAN
6 7 (2.55%) FTP
6 7 (2.55%) VPN
7 6 (2.19%) HTTP
7 6 (2.19%) HTTPS
7 6 (2.19%) SSL
7 6 (2.19%) Network Security
8 5 (1.82%) SAN
9 3 (1.09%) PBX
9 3 (1.09%) VoIP
10 2 (0.73%) Internet
11 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.36%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (35.04%) SQL Server
2 55 (20.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (18.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (10.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (10.58%) Relational Database
5 28 (10.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (6.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 14 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (3.65%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.19%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.46%) MS Access
11 4 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.09%) OLAP
13 2 (0.73%) MySQL
14 1 (0.36%) PerformancePoint
14 1 (0.36%) QlikView
14 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (5.11%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.01%) Xcode
3 9 (3.28%) Eclipse
4 8 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.73%) NUnit
6 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 23 (8.39%) Finance
2 15 (5.47%) Retail
2 15 (5.47%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.73%) Marketing
4 2 (0.73%) Advertising
4 2 (0.73%) Back Office
5 1 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 87 (31.75%) Developer
2 41 (14.96%) Team Leader
3 37 (13.50%) .NET Developer
4 34 (12.41%) Software Engineer
4 34 (12.41%) C# Developer
5 28 (10.22%) Analyst
6 26 (9.49%) Software Team Leader
7 19 (6.93%) Software Developer
8 18 (6.57%) Development Team Leader
9 17 (6.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (5.47%) Applications Support
11 14 (5.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (5.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (5.11%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (4.74%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (4.74%) Support Engineer
12 13 (4.74%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (4.74%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (4.74%) Senior Developer
13 12 (4.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (55.84%) .NET
2 75 (27.37%) .NET Framework
3 69 (25.18%) WinForms
4 66 (24.09%) WPF
5 59 (21.53%) WCF
6 46 (16.79%) XML
7 40 (14.60%) HTML
8 36 (13.14%) ASP.NET
8 36 (13.14%) CSS
9 30 (10.95%) Web Services
10 26 (9.49%) SOAP
11 21 (7.66%) Ajax
12 17 (6.20%) REST
12 17 (6.20%) XML-RPC
13 11 (4.01%) Cocoa
13 11 (4.01%) Cocoa Touch
14 9 (3.28%) JSON
14 9 (3.28%) GWT
15 8 (2.92%) HTML5
15 8 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.06%) N-Tier
2 41 (14.96%) NHS
2 41 (14.96%) SystemC
3 26 (9.49%) Informatics
4 22 (8.03%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.01%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.55%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.73%) Social Media
9 2 (0.73%) 3D Printing
10 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 107 (39.05%) Windows
2 33 (12.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (7.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (7.30%) Windows 8
5 19 (6.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (4.38%) Apple iOS
6 12 (4.38%) Windows Phone
6 12 (4.38%) Android
7 11 (4.01%) UNIX
7 11 (4.01%) Windows 7
8 9 (3.28%) Linux
9 7 (2.55%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.73%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.36%) CentOS
11 1 (0.36%) AIX
11 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (29.93%) Software Engineering
2 55 (20.07%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (19.34%) TDD
3 53 (19.34%) OO
4 49 (17.88%) Unit Testing
5 38 (13.87%) OOD
6 36 (13.14%) Project Management
7 32 (11.68%) Migration
8 30 (10.95%) MVC
9 28 (10.22%) OOP
10 27 (9.85%) Product Management
11 25 (9.12%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (8.39%) ETL
13 22 (8.03%) Matrix Management
14 19 (6.93%) CRM
15 18 (6.57%) Data Migration
16 14 (5.11%) ITIL
17 13 (4.74%) MVVM
18 12 (4.38%) Multithreading
19 11 (4.01%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 166 (60.58%) SQL
2 149 (54.38%) C#
3 67 (24.45%) T-SQL
4 41 (14.96%) C
5 40 (14.60%) VB
6 39 (14.23%) JavaScript
7 17 (6.20%) Java
8 16 (5.84%) C++
9 11 (4.01%) VB6
9 11 (4.01%) XAML
9 11 (4.01%) Objective-C
9 11 (4.01%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.19%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.82%) VBA
11 5 (1.82%) Python
12 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.73%) PHP
13 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (18.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (17.88%) Degree
3 26 (9.49%) MCP
4 22 (8.03%) Security Cleared
5 21 (7.66%) MCTS
6 16 (5.84%) MCPD
7 15 (5.47%) MCSE
8 14 (5.11%) SC Cleared
9 9 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (2.92%) MCITP
11 7 (2.55%) MCSA
12 4 (1.46%) CISSP
12 4 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (1.46%) CCNA
12 4 (1.46%) SSCP
12 4 (1.46%) CEH
13 2 (0.73%) ISEB
14 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.31%) QA
2 6 (2.19%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.73%) SLA
4 1 (0.36%) HL7
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (11.68%) Active Directory
2 17 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.65%) Snort
4 8 (2.92%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.82%) vSphere
6 3 (1.09%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.73%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.36%) XenApp
8 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (3.65%) McAfee ePO
1 10 (3.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 10 (3.65%) Nessus
2 2 (0.73%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (12.41%) VMware
2 27 (9.85%) Oracle
3 22 (8.03%) Cisco
4 19 (6.93%) McKesson
5 15 (5.47%) Fujitsu
6 11 (4.01%) CheckPoint
6 11 (4.01%) Symantec
6 11 (4.01%) McAfee
7 10 (3.65%) Splunk
7 10 (3.65%) Lumension
7 10 (3.65%) Becrypt
7 10 (3.65%) LogRhythm
7 10 (3.65%) IronPort
7 10 (3.65%) Qualys
7 10 (3.65%) Websense
7 10 (3.65%) Juniper
7 10 (3.65%) Citrix
7 10 (3.65%) Blue Coat
8 9 (3.28%) Google
9 8 (2.92%) DevExpress
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