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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 108 120 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 24.05% 25.92% 27.55%
As % of the Vendors category 48.00% 55.05% 57.48%
Number of salaries quoted 105 92 135
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £39,600
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
225 218 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 50.11% 47.08% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 200 168 218
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 28 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 117 (53.42%) MS Excel
2 112 (51.14%) Windows
3 99 (45.21%) SQL
4 79 (36.07%) .NET
5 72 (32.88%) C#
6 66 (30.14%) MS Office
7 61 (27.85%) SQL Server
8 57 (26.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 55 (25.11%) ASP.NET
10 54 (24.66%) JavaScript
11 53 (24.20%) HTML
12 50 (22.83%) Visual Studio
12 50 (22.83%) CSS
13 49 (22.37%) Web Services
14 45 (20.55%) MVC
14 45 (20.55%) jQuery
15 44 (20.09%) MCP
16 43 (19.63%) Active Directory
17 41 (18.72%) TCP/IP
17 41 (18.72%) MCSA
17 41 (18.72%) Finance
18 40 (18.26%) Windows 7
19 37 (16.89%) Hyper-V
19 37 (16.89%) XHTML
19 37 (16.89%) MS Exchange
19 37 (16.89%) T-SQL
20 36 (16.44%) LINQ
21 35 (15.98%) VB.NET
21 35 (15.98%) Degree
22 32 (14.61%) Ajax

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 37 (16.89%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (9.13%) Lync
4 17 (7.76%) SharePoint
5 15 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (5.94%) MS Project Server
7 9 (4.11%) IBM Notes
8 7 (3.20%) IIS
9 6 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (2.28%) SAS
11 2 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.46%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 117 (53.42%) MS Excel
2 66 (30.14%) MS Office
3 20 (9.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (6.85%) MS Project
5 5 (2.28%) SPSS
5 5 (2.28%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 9 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.65%) Office 365
3 3 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (18.72%) TCP/IP
2 32 (14.61%) DNS
3 31 (14.16%) DHCP
4 28 (12.79%) VPN
5 12 (5.48%) Network Security
6 8 (3.65%) iSCSI
6 8 (3.65%) LAN
6 8 (3.65%) WAN
7 6 (2.74%) SAN
8 4 (1.83%) Internet
9 3 (1.37%) Intranet
10 1 (0.46%) SMTP
10 1 (0.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (27.85%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.24%) MySQL
3 18 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (7.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.20%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.37%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.37%) MS Access
8 3 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.37%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.37%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.37%) Big Data
9 2 (0.91%) QlikView
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 50 (22.83%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.91%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (18.72%) Finance
2 14 (6.39%) Retail
2 14 (6.39%) Marketing
3 6 (2.74%) Local Government
4 2 (0.91%) Advertising
4 2 (0.91%) Legal
4 2 (0.91%) Back Office
4 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.46%) Games
5 1 (0.46%) Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (39.27%) Developer
2 40 (18.26%) Analyst
3 35 (15.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (15.53%) .NET Developer
5 32 (14.61%) Web Developer
6 24 (10.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (7.31%) C# Developer
8 15 (6.85%) .NET Web Developer
8 15 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (6.39%) Support Engineer
10 13 (5.94%) IT Support
11 12 (5.48%) Support Analyst
11 12 (5.48%) Service Analyst
11 12 (5.48%) Service Desk Analyst
12 11 (5.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (4.57%) Administrator
14 9 (4.11%) SQL Developer
14 9 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
14 9 (4.11%) Software Developer
15 8 (3.65%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (36.07%) .NET
2 55 (25.11%) ASP.NET
3 53 (24.20%) HTML
4 50 (22.83%) CSS
5 49 (22.37%) Web Services
6 45 (20.55%) jQuery
7 37 (16.89%) XHTML
8 36 (16.44%) LINQ
9 32 (14.61%) Ajax
10 30 (13.70%) .NET Framework
10 30 (13.70%) SOAP
11 21 (9.59%) XML
12 13 (5.94%) WinForms
13 10 (4.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (3.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 6 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (2.74%) WCF
15 6 (2.74%) WPF
16 5 (2.28%) JSON
16 5 (2.28%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.31%) Thin Client
2 16 (7.31%) Fat Client
3 11 (5.02%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.02%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.57%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.11%) Statistics
6 8 (3.65%) User Experience
6 8 (3.65%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.37%) iPhone
8 3 (1.37%) Social Media
9 1 (0.46%) Life Science
9 1 (0.46%) Robotics
9 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.46%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.46%) PMI
9 1 (0.46%) Replication
9 1 (0.46%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 112 (51.14%) Windows
2 40 (18.26%) Windows 7
3 32 (14.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (13.70%) Linux
5 28 (12.79%) Windows XP
6 25 (11.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (10.05%) UNIX
8 20 (9.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (7.76%) Apple iOS
10 16 (7.31%) Android
11 7 (3.20%) Windows Phone 8
11 7 (3.20%) Windows Phone
12 5 (2.28%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.55%) MVC
2 30 (13.70%) OO
3 29 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (11.42%) OOP
5 23 (10.50%) ITIL
6 19 (8.68%) Project Management
7 16 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (7.31%) Data Analysis
8 15 (6.85%) Software Engineering
8 15 (6.85%) Service Management
9 12 (5.48%) Statistical Modelling
10 10 (4.57%) Change Management
10 10 (4.57%) ETL
10 10 (4.57%) CRM
11 9 (4.11%) TDD
12 8 (3.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (3.65%) PRINCE2
12 8 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (3.65%) Data Management
12 8 (3.65%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (45.21%) SQL
2 72 (32.88%) C#
3 54 (24.66%) JavaScript
4 37 (16.89%) T-SQL
5 35 (15.98%) VB.NET
6 11 (5.02%) VB
7 7 (3.20%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.28%) VB6
8 5 (2.28%) C++
8 5 (2.28%) Java
9 3 (1.37%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.37%) C
10 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 57 (26.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (20.09%) MCP
3 41 (18.72%) MCSA
4 35 (15.98%) Degree
5 29 (13.24%) MCSE
6 28 (12.79%) MCITP
7 25 (11.42%) MCTS
8 18 (8.22%) Security Cleared
8 18 (8.22%) SC Cleared
9 7 (3.20%) MCDST
10 4 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.91%) ISEB
12 1 (0.46%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.46%) PMP
12 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.39%) SLA
2 4 (1.83%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (19.63%) Active Directory
2 37 (16.89%) Hyper-V
3 21 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.83%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.83%) XenApp
4 4 (1.83%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.46%) vSphere
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (5.02%) OpenView
2 9 (4.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (3.65%) SCCM
4 4 (1.83%) SCOM
5 3 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.37%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.37%) WSUS
6 2 (0.91%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (13.70%) VMware
2 18 (8.22%) Citrix
2 18 (8.22%) HP
3 10 (4.57%) Oracle
3 10 (4.57%) Cisco
4 9 (4.11%) Lotus
5 7 (3.20%) Dell
5 7 (3.20%) Telerik
6 5 (2.28%) Minitab
6 5 (2.28%) SmartFocus
7 4 (1.83%) NETGEAR
7 4 (1.83%) EMC
7 4 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.83%) Symantec
8 3 (1.37%) SAP
8 3 (1.37%) DevExpress
8 3 (1.37%) Avaya
8 3 (1.37%) CommVault
9 2 (0.91%) Google
10 1 (0.46%) Sophos
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Salary: £22000 per annum
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Salary: 17,000 + Shift Allowance
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + bens
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