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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 123 120 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 24.07% 23.62% 16.09%
As % of the Vendors category 55.66% 49.59% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 111 100 58
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,750 £36,950
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
221 242 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 43.25% 47.64% 49.34%
Number of salaries quoted 201 183 156
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £46,500 £41,050
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (47.18%) Windows
2 114 (45.97%) MS Excel
3 108 (43.55%) SQL Server
4 96 (38.71%) SQL
5 78 (31.45%) Finance
6 65 (26.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 59 (23.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 58 (23.39%) .NET
9 54 (21.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 54 (21.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 49 (19.76%) T-SQL
10 49 (19.76%) C#
11 46 (18.55%) MS Office
12 45 (18.15%) MS Exchange
12 45 (18.15%) Windows 7
13 43 (17.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 42 (16.94%) VMware
15 41 (16.53%) Active Directory
16 37 (14.92%) DNS
16 37 (14.92%) ASP.NET
17 36 (14.52%) MCITP
18 35 (14.11%) Degree
18 35 (14.11%) CRM
19 34 (13.71%) Dynamics CRM
19 34 (13.71%) SQL Server 2012
20 33 (13.31%) ITIL
21 32 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
22 31 (12.50%) MCP
22 31 (12.50%) DHCP
23 29 (11.69%) TCP/IP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 45 (18.15%) MS Exchange
2 23 (9.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.82%) IBM Notes
5 7 (2.82%) Oracle 9iAS
5 7 (2.82%) Oracle Application Server
5 7 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.02%) CMS
6 5 (2.02%) IIS
6 5 (2.02%) Lync
7 4 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.21%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.81%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.81%) WordPress
9 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.81%) Apache
9 2 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 114 (45.97%) MS Excel
2 46 (18.55%) MS Office
3 6 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.61%) MS Project
5 3 (1.21%) ProjectWise
6 2 (0.81%) FastStats
6 2 (0.81%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.81%) SPSS
7 1 (0.40%) InDesign
7 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.40%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 34 (13.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (6.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (4.84%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (1.21%) Primavera
5 2 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.02%) Office 365
3 3 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.81%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.81%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.40%) IaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (14.92%) DNS
2 31 (12.50%) DHCP
3 29 (11.69%) TCP/IP
4 25 (10.08%) VPN
5 23 (9.27%) Firewall
6 16 (6.45%) WAN
6 16 (6.45%) LAN
7 10 (4.03%) Network Security
8 9 (3.63%) Wireless
9 7 (2.82%) VoIP
10 6 (2.42%) SSL
11 4 (1.61%) SNMP
11 4 (1.61%) IPsec
11 4 (1.61%) IP Telephony
11 4 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (1.61%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (1.61%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (43.55%) SQL Server
2 59 (23.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (17.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (13.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (7.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (4.03%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (4.03%) Oracle Database
9 9 (3.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (3.23%) OLAP Cube
10 8 (3.23%) OLAP
11 7 (2.82%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (2.42%) MySQL
13 5 (2.02%) Relational Database
14 3 (1.21%) NoSQL
14 3 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.81%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 25 (10.08%) Visual Studio
2 22 (8.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.03%) MSI
4 7 (2.82%) MSTest
5 1 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 78 (31.45%) Finance
2 10 (4.03%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.02%) Marketing
4 3 (1.21%) Publishing
4 3 (1.21%) Local Government
4 3 (1.21%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.21%) Legal
5 2 (0.81%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.40%) Billing
6 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 60 (24.19%) Developer
2 43 (17.34%) Analyst
3 34 (13.71%) DBA
3 34 (13.71%) Administrator
4 21 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (8.47%) .NET Developer
5 20 (8.06%) SQL DBA
6 16 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 16 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
6 16 (6.45%) Service Analyst
6 16 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 15 (6.05%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (6.05%) IT Support
8 14 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (5.65%) C# Developer
9 13 (5.24%) Support Engineer
9 13 (5.24%) Support Analyst
9 13 (5.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (5.24%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 11 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (23.39%) .NET
2 37 (14.92%) ASP.NET
3 28 (11.29%) HTML
4 27 (10.89%) CSS
5 26 (10.48%) Web Services
6 23 (9.27%) jQuery
7 20 (8.06%) .NET Framework
8 19 (7.66%) Entity Framework
9 18 (7.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (6.45%) AngularJS
11 15 (6.05%) Ajax
11 15 (6.05%) LINQ
12 14 (5.65%) WCF
12 14 (5.65%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (5.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (5.24%) RESTful
14 12 (4.84%) Modernizr
14 12 (4.84%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (2.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.45%) Replication
3 13 (5.24%) Clustering
4 12 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.63%) Blackberry
6 8 (3.23%) Life Science
7 6 (2.42%) NHS
8 5 (2.02%) Tandem
8 5 (2.02%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.61%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.21%) Statistics
10 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.21%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.81%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.81%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.40%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 117 (47.18%) Windows
2 65 (26.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (21.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (18.15%) Windows 7
5 19 (7.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (4.84%) Linux
7 11 (4.44%) UNIX
8 9 (3.63%) Windows XP
8 9 (3.63%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.21%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.81%) Solaris
10 2 (0.81%) Android
10 2 (0.81%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (14.11%) CRM
2 33 (13.31%) ITIL
3 32 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (11.69%) MVC
5 26 (10.48%) OO
6 25 (10.08%) SDLC
7 22 (8.87%) Project Management
8 20 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (8.06%) Service Delivery
9 17 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (6.45%) ETL
10 16 (6.45%) Unit Testing
11 15 (6.05%) Service Management
12 14 (5.65%) ERP
12 14 (5.65%) Security Management
12 14 (5.65%) TDD
12 14 (5.65%) Mentoring
12 14 (5.65%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (5.24%) Resource Management
14 12 (4.84%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 96 (38.71%) SQL
2 49 (19.76%) T-SQL
2 49 (19.76%) C#
3 26 (10.48%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 4 (1.61%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.21%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.21%) Prolog
7 2 (0.81%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 2 (0.81%) PHP
8 1 (0.40%) C++
8 1 (0.40%) Java
8 1 (0.40%) VB
8 1 (0.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 54 (21.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (14.52%) MCITP
3 35 (14.11%) Degree
4 31 (12.50%) MCP
5 29 (11.69%) MCSA
6 28 (11.29%) MCSE
7 23 (9.27%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (8.06%) MCTS
8 20 (8.06%) Security Cleared
9 19 (7.66%) CCNA
10 9 (3.63%) MCDBA
10 9 (3.63%) ISEB
11 7 (2.82%) CCIE
11 7 (2.82%) CCDP
11 7 (2.82%) CCENT
11 7 (2.82%) SC Cleared
12 6 (2.42%) CCNP
13 4 (1.61%) HND
14 3 (1.21%) OCP
14 3 (1.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.65%) SLA
2 7 (2.82%) QA
3 5 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.61%) COBIT
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (16.53%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.47%) Hyper-V
3 20 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.42%) XenApp
5 5 (2.02%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.61%) VMware Server
7 3 (1.21%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.21%) XenServer
8 1 (0.40%) vSphere
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (8.87%) SCCM
2 10 (4.03%) Backup Exec
3 7 (2.82%) OpenView
3 7 (2.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (2.82%) SCOM
3 7 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (16.94%) VMware
2 29 (11.69%) Cisco
3 15 (6.05%) Citrix
4 13 (5.24%) Oracle
5 12 (4.84%) HP
6 11 (4.44%) Hyperion
7 10 (4.03%) Cognos
8 9 (3.63%) SAP
8 9 (3.63%) JD Edwards
8 9 (3.63%) Sage
9 7 (2.82%) NetApp
9 7 (2.82%) Lotus
10 6 (2.42%) McAfee
11 5 (2.02%) Business Objects
11 5 (2.02%) Dell
12 4 (1.61%) Juniper
12 4 (1.61%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.61%) Symantec
13 3 (1.21%) Toshiba
13 3 (1.21%) BT
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