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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 121 155 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 25.64% 27.43% 13.55%
As % of the Vendors category 59.90% 60.31% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 111 99 40
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,800 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
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
202 257 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 42.80% 45.49% 50.14%
Number of salaries quoted 172 165 130
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 119 (56.67%) MS Excel
2 88 (41.90%) SQL
2 88 (41.90%) Windows
3 73 (34.76%) SQL Server
4 62 (29.52%) Finance
5 60 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 53 (25.24%) .NET
7 50 (23.81%) MS Office
7 50 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (21.43%) MCP
9 43 (20.48%) C#
10 39 (18.57%) VMware
10 39 (18.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 38 (18.10%) MCITP
12 37 (17.62%) MS Exchange
13 36 (17.14%) ASP.NET
13 36 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
14 34 (16.19%) ITIL
14 34 (16.19%) T-SQL
14 34 (16.19%) MCSA
14 34 (16.19%) Active Directory
14 34 (16.19%) MVC
15 32 (15.24%) JavaScript
15 32 (15.24%) HTML
15 32 (15.24%) CSS
15 32 (15.24%) Windows 7
15 32 (15.24%) SQL Server 2012
16 30 (14.29%) MCSE
16 30 (14.29%) DHCP
16 30 (14.29%) DNS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 37 (17.62%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.10%) IBM Notes
2 17 (8.10%) SharePoint
2 17 (8.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (4.29%) MS Project Server
5 8 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (3.33%) IIS
7 5 (2.38%) CMS
8 3 (1.43%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (1.43%) Oracle 9iAS
8 3 (1.43%) Lync
9 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.95%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.95%) SAS
9 2 (0.95%) Apache
Applications
1 119 (56.67%) MS Excel
2 50 (23.81%) MS Office
3 9 (4.29%) MS Project
4 7 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.95%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.95%) FastStats
5 2 (0.95%) SPSS
6 1 (0.48%) InDesign
6 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (12.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (9.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (3.81%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.95%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.86%) Office 365
3 2 (0.95%) SmartFocus
4 1 (0.48%) IaaS
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
4 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (14.29%) DHCP
1 30 (14.29%) DNS
2 25 (11.90%) TCP/IP
3 24 (11.43%) VPN
4 13 (6.19%) Firewall
5 10 (4.76%) Network Security
6 9 (4.29%) WAN
6 9 (4.29%) LAN
7 7 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (2.38%) Wireless
9 4 (1.90%) SAN
9 4 (1.90%) ATM
10 3 (1.43%) Broadband
10 3 (1.43%) VoIP
10 3 (1.43%) Intranet
10 3 (1.43%) Internet
11 2 (0.95%) SSL
11 2 (0.95%) FTP
11 2 (0.95%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (34.76%) SQL Server
2 39 (18.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (15.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (6.19%) MySQL
6 12 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (4.76%) OLAP
7 10 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
8 9 (4.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.81%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.38%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.43%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.43%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.95%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.43%) MSTest
4 1 (0.48%) Selenium
4 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
General
1 62 (29.52%) Finance
2 6 (2.86%) Local Government
3 5 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.43%) Marketing
5 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.95%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.48%) Publishing
6 1 (0.48%) Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 52 (24.76%) Analyst
2 43 (20.48%) Developer
3 30 (14.29%) DBA
4 27 (12.86%) Service Analyst
4 27 (12.86%) Service Desk Analyst
5 22 (10.48%) Administrator
6 21 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 20 (9.52%) SQL DBA
8 19 (9.05%) .NET Developer
9 17 (8.10%) 2nd Line Support
10 14 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (6.67%) Web Developer
11 13 (6.19%) Support Analyst
11 13 (6.19%) Support Engineer
12 10 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
12 10 (4.76%) C# Developer
12 10 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
12 10 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (4.29%) IT Support
13 9 (4.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (25.24%) .NET
2 36 (17.14%) ASP.NET
3 32 (15.24%) CSS
3 32 (15.24%) HTML
4 26 (12.38%) Web Services
5 22 (10.48%) jQuery
6 18 (8.57%) Ajax
7 17 (8.10%) .NET Framework
7 17 (8.10%) XHTML
8 16 (7.62%) LINQ
9 14 (6.67%) Entity Framework
9 14 (6.67%) WCF
10 13 (6.19%) XML
11 12 (5.71%) SOAP
12 11 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (2.86%) WPF
14 6 (2.86%) WinForms
15 4 (1.90%) RESTful
16 3 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.14%) Replication
2 12 (5.71%) Clustering
3 8 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.86%) NHS
6 5 (2.38%) User Experience
7 4 (1.90%) Robotics
7 4 (1.90%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.90%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.43%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.43%) Tandem
8 3 (1.43%) Statistics
8 3 (1.43%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.48%) Social Media
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) Photography
9 1 (0.48%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 88 (41.90%) Windows
2 50 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (15.24%) Windows 7
4 28 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (7.62%) Linux
7 15 (7.14%) UNIX
8 12 (5.71%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (16.19%) ITIL
1 34 (16.19%) MVC
2 28 (13.33%) CRM
3 27 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (8.57%) Service Management
5 17 (8.10%) OO
5 17 (8.10%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (7.14%) ETL
6 15 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (6.67%) Project Management
7 14 (6.67%) Document Management
7 14 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (5.71%) OOP
8 12 (5.71%) Service Delivery
8 12 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (5.24%) Analytics
9 11 (5.24%) Infrastructure Management
10 10 (4.76%) TDD
10 10 (4.76%) Scrum
10 10 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 88 (41.90%) SQL
2 43 (20.48%) C#
3 34 (16.19%) T-SQL
4 32 (15.24%) JavaScript
5 22 (10.48%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.38%) VB
7 4 (1.90%) VB6
8 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.48%) C++
9 1 (0.48%) Java
Qualifications
1 60 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (21.43%) MCP
3 38 (18.10%) MCITP
4 34 (16.19%) MCSA
5 30 (14.29%) MCSE
6 29 (13.81%) Degree
6 29 (13.81%) Security Cleared
7 22 (10.48%) SC Cleared
8 13 (6.19%) MCTS
9 12 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (5.71%) CCNA
10 9 (4.29%) MCDBA
11 6 (2.86%) ISEB
12 5 (2.38%) MCDST
13 4 (1.90%) CCIE
13 4 (1.90%) CCDP
13 4 (1.90%) CCENT
14 2 (0.95%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.95%) CCNP
15 1 (0.48%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.43%) SLA
2 9 (4.29%) QA
3 5 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.90%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.48%) COBIT
5 1 (0.48%) PMBOK
System Software
1 34 (16.19%) Active Directory
2 23 (10.95%) Hyper-V
3 17 (8.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.38%) XenApp
5 4 (1.90%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.90%) VMware Server
6 3 (1.43%) XenServer
7 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (8.10%) OpenView
1 17 (8.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 17 (8.10%) SCCM
2 9 (4.29%) SCOM
2 9 (4.29%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.43%) WSUS
3 3 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 39 (18.57%) VMware
2 23 (10.95%) HP
3 21 (10.00%) Cisco
4 17 (8.10%) Lotus
5 16 (7.62%) Citrix
6 9 (4.29%) Symantec
6 9 (4.29%) Hyperion
7 8 (3.81%) McAfee
7 8 (3.81%) Cognos
8 7 (3.33%) SAP
8 7 (3.33%) Oracle
8 7 (3.33%) Dell
8 7 (3.33%) Juniper
8 7 (3.33%) JD Edwards
8 7 (3.33%) Sage
8 7 (3.33%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.33%) NetApp
9 4 (1.90%) Autodesk
10 3 (1.43%) Toshiba
10 3 (1.43%) BT
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare, Life As
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training fund, pension, health care
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £100 - £22000 per day + Shift Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance/Pension/Health/Life
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, certifications, benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £60000 per annum + usual benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago