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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 155 50 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 26.72% 13.81% 18.74%
As % of the Vendors category 58.71% 27.17% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 99 40 76
Average salary £35,000 £25,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £51,250
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
264 184 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 45.52% 50.83% 41.53%
Number of salaries quoted 172 125 168
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Cheshire

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 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 172 (60.78%) SQL
2 159 (56.18%) .NET
3 156 (55.12%) C#
4 152 (53.71%) MS Excel
5 115 (40.64%) Windows
6 99 (34.98%) SQL Server
7 84 (29.68%) Software Engineering
8 77 (27.21%) .NET Framework
9 72 (25.44%) WinForms
10 69 (24.38%) WPF
11 68 (24.03%) T-SQL
12 62 (21.91%) WCF
13 58 (20.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 57 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
15 55 (19.43%) OO
16 54 (19.08%) Microsoft Certification
17 53 (18.73%) TDD
17 53 (18.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 50 (17.67%) Degree
18 50 (17.67%) Unit Testing
19 49 (17.31%) MS Office
20 47 (16.61%) XML
21 46 (16.25%) N-Tier
22 44 (15.55%) HTML
23 43 (15.19%) JavaScript
24 41 (14.49%) C
24 41 (14.49%) NHS
24 41 (14.49%) SystemC
25 40 (14.13%) VB
26 39 (13.78%) CSS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (6.71%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.30%) IIS
3 12 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (3.89%) Apache
4 11 (3.89%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.77%) Lync
8 3 (1.06%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 152 (53.71%) MS Excel
2 49 (17.31%) MS Office
3 20 (7.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (3.89%) MS Project
5 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.71%) Office 365
2 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.01%) TCP/IP
1 17 (6.01%) DNS
2 9 (3.18%) Firewall
3 8 (2.83%) WAN
3 8 (2.83%) SMTP
3 8 (2.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (2.47%) FTP
4 7 (2.47%) VPN
4 7 (2.47%) LAN
5 6 (2.12%) Network Security
5 6 (2.12%) SSL
5 6 (2.12%) HTTPS
5 6 (2.12%) HTTP
6 5 (1.77%) SAN
7 3 (1.06%) PBX
7 3 (1.06%) VoIP
8 2 (0.71%) Internet
9 1 (0.35%) SNMP
9 1 (0.35%) DHCP
9 1 (0.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (34.98%) SQL Server
2 58 (20.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (18.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (10.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (10.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 30 (10.60%) Relational Database
6 20 (7.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 16 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (3.53%) Data Mining
9 7 (2.47%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.41%) MS Access
12 3 (1.06%) OLAP
13 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.71%) QlikView
13 2 (0.71%) MySQL
13 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (5.65%) Visual Studio
2 12 (4.24%) Xcode
3 11 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.83%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.71%) NUnit
6 1 (0.35%) MSI
6 1 (0.35%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.35%) JIRA
General
1 23 (8.13%) Finance
2 15 (5.30%) Retail
2 15 (5.30%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.71%) Advertising
4 2 (0.71%) Back Office
4 2 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 88 (31.10%) Developer
2 44 (15.55%) Team Leader
3 38 (13.43%) .NET Developer
4 35 (12.37%) C# Developer
5 34 (12.01%) Software Engineer
6 30 (10.60%) Analyst
7 27 (9.54%) Software Team Leader
8 19 (6.71%) Development Team Leader
8 19 (6.71%) Software Developer
9 17 (6.01%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (5.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (5.30%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (5.30%) Applications Support
11 14 (4.95%) Senior Developer
11 14 (4.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (4.95%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (4.95%) Senior C# Developer
11 14 (4.95%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (4.59%) .NET Team Leader
12 13 (4.59%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (56.18%) .NET
2 77 (27.21%) .NET Framework
3 72 (25.44%) WinForms
4 69 (24.38%) WPF
5 62 (21.91%) WCF
6 47 (16.61%) XML
7 44 (15.55%) HTML
8 39 (13.78%) CSS
9 38 (13.43%) ASP.NET
10 30 (10.60%) Web Services
11 27 (9.54%) SOAP
12 23 (8.13%) Ajax
13 19 (6.71%) XML-RPC
13 19 (6.71%) REST
14 12 (4.24%) Cocoa Touch
14 12 (4.24%) Cocoa
15 8 (2.83%) JSON
15 8 (2.83%) GWT
15 8 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (2.83%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.25%) N-Tier
2 41 (14.49%) NHS
2 41 (14.49%) SystemC
3 27 (9.54%) Informatics
4 24 (8.48%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.24%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.53%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.47%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.71%) 3D Printing
9 2 (0.71%) Social Media
10 1 (0.35%) Replication
10 1 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 115 (40.64%) Windows
2 33 (11.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (7.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (7.42%) Windows 8
4 19 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (4.59%) UNIX
5 13 (4.59%) Android
5 13 (4.59%) Windows Phone
5 13 (4.59%) Apple iOS
6 12 (4.24%) Windows 7
7 11 (3.89%) Linux
8 8 (2.83%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.71%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.35%) AIX
10 1 (0.35%) Solaris
10 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (29.68%) Software Engineering
2 57 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (19.43%) OO
4 53 (18.73%) TDD
5 50 (17.67%) Unit Testing
6 39 (13.78%) OOD
7 37 (13.07%) Project Management
8 32 (11.31%) Migration
9 30 (10.60%) MVC
9 30 (10.60%) OOP
10 28 (9.89%) Product Management
11 26 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (8.13%) Matrix Management
12 23 (8.13%) ETL
13 19 (6.71%) CRM
14 18 (6.36%) Data Migration
15 14 (4.95%) ITIL
16 13 (4.59%) Multithreading
16 13 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
16 13 (4.59%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 172 (60.78%) SQL
2 156 (55.12%) C#
3 68 (24.03%) T-SQL
4 43 (15.19%) JavaScript
5 41 (14.49%) C
6 40 (14.13%) VB
7 19 (6.71%) Java
8 17 (6.01%) C++
9 12 (4.24%) VB.NET
9 12 (4.24%) XAML
9 12 (4.24%) Objective-C
10 10 (3.53%) VB6
11 7 (2.47%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.77%) VBA
12 5 (1.77%) Python
13 3 (1.06%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.71%) PHP
15 1 (0.35%) VBScript
15 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (19.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (17.67%) Degree
3 26 (9.19%) MCP
4 21 (7.42%) MCTS
5 20 (7.07%) Security Cleared
6 16 (5.65%) MCPD
7 15 (5.30%) MCSE
8 12 (4.24%) SC Cleared
9 9 (3.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (2.83%) MCITP
11 7 (2.47%) MCSA
12 4 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (1.41%) CCNA
13 3 (1.06%) ISEB
14 2 (0.71%) SSCP
14 2 (0.71%) CISSP
14 2 (0.71%) CEH
15 1 (0.35%) CCA
15 1 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
15 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.66%) QA
2 7 (2.47%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.71%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) HL7
System Software
1 34 (12.01%) Active Directory
2 17 (6.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.83%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.83%) Snort
4 5 (1.77%) vSphere
5 3 (1.06%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.71%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.35%) Xen
7 1 (0.35%) XenApp
7 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (2.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 8 (2.83%) McAfee ePO
1 8 (2.83%) Nessus
2 3 (1.06%) SCCM
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 34 (12.01%) VMware
2 28 (9.89%) Oracle
3 22 (7.77%) Cisco
4 19 (6.71%) McKesson
5 15 (5.30%) Fujitsu
6 10 (3.53%) Citrix
7 9 (3.18%) Symantec
7 9 (3.18%) McAfee
7 9 (3.18%) CheckPoint
8 8 (2.83%) IronPort
8 8 (2.83%) Qualys
8 8 (2.83%) Becrypt
8 8 (2.83%) LogRhythm
8 8 (2.83%) Lumension
8 8 (2.83%) Splunk
8 8 (2.83%) DevExpress
8 8 (2.83%) Websense
8 8 (2.83%) Juniper
8 8 (2.83%) Google
8 8 (2.83%) Blue Coat
Warrington, Cheshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Nviron Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,999 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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