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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 10 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 53 124 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 16.88% 26.05% 26.61%
As % of the Vendors category 39.85% 61.69% 58.20%
Number of salaries quoted 48 114 93
Average salary £48,750 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.75% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £19,300 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
133 201 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 42.36% 42.23% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 99 177 167
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,650 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 53 (50.96%) SQL Server
2 46 (44.23%) SQL
3 42 (40.38%) MS Excel
4 39 (37.50%) Finance
5 33 (31.73%) Windows
6 31 (29.81%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (27.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (26.92%) Windows Server
9 27 (25.96%) Resource Management
10 25 (24.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 25 (24.04%) Active Directory
11 24 (23.08%) VMware
12 23 (22.12%) .NET
13 21 (20.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (20.19%) Cisco
14 20 (19.23%) MS Office
14 20 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (18.27%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (18.27%) MCSE
15 19 (18.27%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (17.31%) MCSA
16 18 (17.31%) Hyper-V
16 18 (17.31%) MCITP
17 17 (16.35%) TCP/IP
18 16 (15.38%) MS Exchange
18 16 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (14.42%) Software Engineering
19 15 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2013
19 15 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2010
19 15 (14.42%) VPN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (4.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.88%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.92%) IIS
5 2 (1.92%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.92%) WordPress
6 1 (0.96%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (40.38%) MS Excel
2 20 (19.23%) MS Office
3 4 (3.85%) MS Project
4 3 (2.88%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.77%) Office 365
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.35%) TCP/IP
2 15 (14.42%) VPN
3 14 (13.46%) DHCP
3 14 (13.46%) DNS
4 9 (8.65%) SAN
5 7 (6.73%) Firewall
6 4 (3.85%) IP Telephony
6 4 (3.85%) NAS
7 2 (1.92%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.96%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.96%) Internet
8 1 (0.96%) LAN
8 1 (0.96%) Skype
8 1 (0.96%) VoIP
8 1 (0.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (50.96%) SQL Server
2 29 (27.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (24.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.77%) MySQL
4 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.96%) OLAP
7 1 (0.96%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) Billing
2 2 (1.92%) Publishing
2 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.96%) Advertising
3 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (33.65%) Developer
2 25 (24.04%) SQL Developer
3 22 (21.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 20 (19.23%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 20 (19.23%) Lead Developer
4 20 (19.23%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 20 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 20 (19.23%) Senior SQL Developer
4 20 (19.23%) SQL BI Developer
5 18 (17.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (16.35%) Development Manager
7 14 (13.46%) Infrastructure Support
7 14 (13.46%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 14 (13.46%) IT Engineer
7 14 (13.46%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (13.46%) IT Support
7 14 (13.46%) IT Support Engineer
7 14 (13.46%) Support Engineer
8 13 (12.50%) Software Manager
9 12 (11.54%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.12%) .NET
2 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.77%) CSS
3 6 (5.77%) HTML
3 6 (5.77%) WPF
4 4 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.85%) jQuery
4 4 (3.85%) WinForms
5 3 (2.88%) WCF
6 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.96%) Web Services
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (8.65%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.85%) User Experience
4 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.88%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.92%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.92%) Statistics
5 2 (1.92%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.96%) Clustering
6 1 (0.96%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.96%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.96%) NHS
6 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.73%) Windows
2 28 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 20 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (18.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (13.46%) Windows 7
5 14 (13.46%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.81%) Linux
7 4 (3.85%) Unix
8 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.81%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (25.96%) Resource Management
3 16 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (14.42%) Software Engineering
5 10 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (7.69%) ITIL
6 8 (7.69%) MVC
6 8 (7.69%) Project Management
7 4 (3.85%) Business Continuity
7 4 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.85%) Project Planning
7 4 (3.85%) TDD
8 3 (2.88%) Analytics
8 3 (2.88%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.88%) Business Analytics
8 3 (2.88%) IT Asset Management
8 3 (2.88%) People Management
8 3 (2.88%) SDLC
8 3 (2.88%) Software Delivery
8 3 (2.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (44.23%) SQL
2 14 (13.46%) C#
3 10 (9.62%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.77%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.81%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.92%) PHP
7 2 (1.92%) VBA
8 1 (0.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (18.27%) MCSE
1 19 (18.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (17.31%) MCITP
2 18 (17.31%) MCSA
3 14 (13.46%) CCNA
3 14 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (13.46%) MCP
3 14 (13.46%) MCTS
4 4 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (24.04%) Active Directory
2 21 (20.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (17.31%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.96%) vSphere
4 1 (0.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) SCCM
2 2 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.92%) WSUS
3 1 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (23.08%) VMware
2 21 (20.19%) Cisco
3 12 (11.54%) Citrix
4 4 (3.85%) Brocade
4 4 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 4 (3.85%) Foundry
4 4 (3.85%) QNAP
4 4 (3.85%) Symantec
4 4 (3.85%) Zoho
5 3 (2.88%) Adobe
5 3 (2.88%) Autodesk
5 3 (2.88%) Dell
5 3 (2.88%) IBM
5 3 (2.88%) Oracle
5 3 (2.88%) SAP
5 3 (2.88%) Sophos
6 2 (1.92%) EMC
6 2 (1.92%) HP
7 1 (0.96%) Cognos
7 1 (0.96%) Hyperion
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