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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 111 49 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 21.89% 14.29% 22.03%
As % of the Vendors category 43.53% 32.24% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 101 42 98
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,050 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
255 152 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 50.30% 44.31% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 215 124 240
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 143 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 113 (45.75%) SQL
3 104 (42.11%) Windows
4 99 (40.08%) .NET
5 96 (38.87%) C#
6 84 (34.01%) SQL Server
7 82 (33.20%) MS Office
8 71 (28.74%) T-SQL
9 53 (21.46%) TCP/IP
10 50 (20.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 47 (19.03%) Web Services
12 45 (18.22%) MS Exchange
12 45 (18.22%) Active Directory
13 44 (17.81%) Visual Studio
14 42 (17.00%) Finance
14 42 (17.00%) Windows 7
15 41 (16.60%) Windows Server 2008
15 41 (16.60%) XML
16 35 (14.17%) VMware
17 34 (13.77%) Software Engineering
17 34 (13.77%) Degree
18 33 (13.36%) ASP.NET
18 33 (13.36%) Project Management
19 32 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 31 (12.55%) MS PowerPoint
20 31 (12.55%) Migration
20 31 (12.55%) SOAP
21 30 (12.15%) HTML
21 30 (12.15%) MCSA
21 30 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 45 (18.22%) MS Exchange
2 20 (8.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (7.29%) Lync
4 17 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.24%) IIS
7 7 (2.83%) MS Project Server
7 7 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.62%) Apache
9 3 (1.21%) SAS
9 3 (1.21%) LiveLink
10 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 143 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 82 (33.20%) MS Office
3 31 (12.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (6.07%) MS Project
5 3 (1.21%) SPSS
5 3 (1.21%) FastStats
6 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (21.46%) TCP/IP
2 27 (10.93%) VPN
3 23 (9.31%) DNS
4 19 (7.69%) DHCP
5 16 (6.48%) Network Security
6 13 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
6 13 (5.26%) LAN
6 13 (5.26%) WAN
7 8 (3.24%) Firewall
8 7 (2.83%) HTTP
8 7 (2.83%) HTTPS
8 7 (2.83%) SSL
9 6 (2.43%) SAN
10 4 (1.62%) VoIP
11 3 (1.21%) Internet
11 3 (1.21%) PBX
12 2 (0.81%) Intranet
12 2 (0.81%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.40%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (34.01%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (11.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (4.05%) MySQL
6 9 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (3.24%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (2.43%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.21%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.81%) MS Access
13 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.40%) PerformancePoint
13 1 (0.40%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 44 (17.81%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.05%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.40%) JIRA
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 42 (17.00%) Finance
2 26 (10.53%) Retail
3 14 (5.67%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.05%) Marketing
5 3 (1.21%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.81%) Advertising
6 2 (0.81%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (36.84%) Developer
2 36 (14.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 35 (14.17%) .NET Developer
4 31 (12.55%) Analyst
5 28 (11.34%) Support Engineer
6 25 (10.12%) C# Developer
7 23 (9.31%) Software Developer
8 22 (8.91%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (7.29%) IT Support
10 16 (6.48%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (5.26%) Security Specialist
12 12 (4.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 11 (4.45%) IT Support Engineer
13 11 (4.45%) Support Analyst
13 11 (4.45%) Database Analyst
14 10 (4.05%) Architect
14 10 (4.05%) Web Developer
14 10 (4.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 9 (3.64%) 1st Line Support
15 9 (3.64%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (40.08%) .NET
2 47 (19.03%) Web Services
3 41 (16.60%) XML
4 33 (13.36%) ASP.NET
5 31 (12.55%) SOAP
6 30 (12.15%) HTML
7 28 (11.34%) CSS
8 27 (10.93%) .NET Framework
9 24 (9.72%) jQuery
10 18 (7.29%) JSON
10 18 (7.29%) WinForms
11 17 (6.88%) Ajax
11 17 (6.88%) LINQ
12 13 (5.26%) XHTML
13 11 (4.45%) WCF
14 10 (4.05%) GWT
15 9 (3.64%) WPF
16 4 (1.62%) XML-RPC
16 4 (1.62%) REST
17 3 (1.21%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.10%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.86%) N-Tier
2 12 (4.86%) NHS
2 12 (4.86%) SystemC
3 10 (4.05%) Fat Client
3 10 (4.05%) Thin Client
4 8 (3.24%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.83%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.02%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.02%) Statistics
7 3 (1.21%) Informatics
7 3 (1.21%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.21%) iPhone
8 1 (0.40%) Social Media
8 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.40%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 104 (42.11%) Windows
2 42 (17.00%) Windows 7
3 41 (16.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (10.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (8.50%) Windows XP
6 21 (8.50%) Linux
7 15 (6.07%) Windows 8
8 14 (5.67%) UNIX
9 11 (4.45%) Apple iOS
10 10 (4.05%) Android
11 7 (2.83%) Windows Phone 8
11 7 (2.83%) Windows Phone
12 3 (1.21%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.40%) AIX
13 1 (0.40%) Solaris
13 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.77%) Software Engineering
2 33 (13.36%) Project Management
3 31 (12.55%) Migration
4 25 (10.12%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (9.72%) TDD
5 24 (9.72%) MVC
6 22 (8.91%) ETL
7 21 (8.50%) ITIL
8 20 (8.10%) CRM
9 19 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (7.69%) Data Migration
10 18 (7.29%) User Stories
11 15 (6.07%) Service Management
12 14 (5.67%) Change Management
12 14 (5.67%) OO
13 13 (5.26%) Unit Testing
13 13 (5.26%) SIEM
13 13 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
13 13 (5.26%) Cyber Security
13 13 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (45.75%) SQL
2 96 (38.87%) C#
3 71 (28.74%) T-SQL
4 29 (11.74%) JavaScript
4 29 (11.74%) VB
5 26 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 14 (5.67%) C
7 12 (4.86%) VB6
8 10 (4.05%) Java
9 4 (1.62%) C++
10 3 (1.21%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (20.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (13.77%) Degree
3 30 (12.15%) MCSA
4 29 (11.74%) MCP
5 24 (9.72%) MCSE
6 22 (8.91%) MCTS
6 22 (8.91%) Security Cleared
7 17 (6.88%) SC Cleared
8 16 (6.48%) MCITP
9 6 (2.43%) SSCP
9 6 (2.43%) CEH
9 6 (2.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.43%) CISSP
10 3 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.21%) CCNA
11 2 (0.81%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.40%) ISEB
12 1 (0.40%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.21%) SLA
1 3 (1.21%) QA
System Software
1 45 (18.22%) Active Directory
2 28 (11.34%) Hyper-V
3 16 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (5.26%) Snort
5 5 (2.02%) XenApp
5 5 (2.02%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.62%) vSphere
7 2 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.40%) Xen
8 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (5.26%) Nessus
1 13 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
1 13 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (1.21%) SCCM
3 2 (0.81%) SCOM
3 2 (0.81%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (0.81%) OpenView
4 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (14.17%) VMware
2 20 (8.10%) Oracle
3 19 (7.69%) Cisco
4 15 (6.07%) Citrix
4 15 (6.07%) Symantec
4 15 (6.07%) McAfee
5 14 (5.67%) Becrypt
6 13 (5.26%) LogRhythm
6 13 (5.26%) Splunk
6 13 (5.26%) Lumension
6 13 (5.26%) IronPort
6 13 (5.26%) Qualys
6 13 (5.26%) Blue Coat
6 13 (5.26%) Websense
6 13 (5.26%) Juniper
6 13 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 12 (4.86%) Fujitsu
8 10 (4.05%) Google
9 9 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (3.24%) HP
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