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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 112 129 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 24.89% 26.22% 13.57%
As % of the Vendors category 60.87% 53.53% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 107 88 45
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,150 £39,100
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
184 241 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 40.89% 48.98% 50.14%
Number of salaries quoted 172 164 140
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Warrington

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 108 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 98 (45.37%) SQL Server
3 91 (42.13%) Windows
4 90 (41.67%) SQL
5 66 (30.56%) Finance
6 55 (25.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 53 (24.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 52 (24.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 50 (23.15%) .NET
10 46 (21.30%) T-SQL
11 43 (19.91%) MS Office
11 43 (19.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 42 (19.44%) C#
13 39 (18.06%) MS Exchange
13 39 (18.06%) VMware
13 39 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
14 36 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
15 34 (15.74%) Active Directory
16 32 (14.81%) ITIL
16 32 (14.81%) MCP
16 32 (14.81%) Windows 7
16 32 (14.81%) MCITP
17 31 (14.35%) Degree
18 30 (13.89%) ASP.NET
18 30 (13.89%) CRM
19 29 (13.43%) DNS
19 29 (13.43%) Dynamics CRM
20 27 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
21 26 (12.04%) DHCP
22 25 (11.57%) MCSA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 39 (18.06%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (5.56%) IBM Notes
5 11 (5.09%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.24%) Oracle Application Server
6 7 (3.24%) Oracle 9iAS
6 7 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.31%) CMS
7 5 (2.31%) IIS
7 5 (2.31%) Lync
8 3 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.39%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.93%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.93%) Apache
9 2 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 108 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 43 (19.91%) MS Office
3 5 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.39%) MS Project
4 3 (1.39%) ProjectWise
5 2 (0.93%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.93%) FastStats
5 2 (0.93%) SPSS
6 1 (0.46%) InDesign
6 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (13.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (6.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (4.63%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (1.39%) Primavera
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.31%) Office 365
3 3 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.93%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.93%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.46%) IaaS
5 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.46%) SaaS
5 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.43%) DNS
2 26 (12.04%) DHCP
3 23 (10.65%) TCP/IP
4 19 (8.80%) VPN
5 17 (7.87%) Firewall
6 12 (5.56%) LAN
6 12 (5.56%) WAN
7 10 (4.63%) Network Security
8 7 (3.24%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (2.31%) Wireless
10 4 (1.85%) Internet
10 4 (1.85%) ATM
11 3 (1.39%) Broadband
11 3 (1.39%) VoIP
11 3 (1.39%) SAN
12 2 (0.93%) SSL
12 2 (0.93%) Intranet
12 2 (0.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (45.37%) SQL Server
2 53 (24.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (19.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (7.87%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (4.63%) OLAP Cube
7 10 (4.63%) Oracle Database
7 10 (4.63%) OLAP
7 10 (4.63%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (3.24%) MySQL
9 7 (3.24%) Oracle9i Database
9 7 (3.24%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.31%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.93%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (10.19%) Visual Studio
2 17 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.78%) MSTest
4 3 (1.39%) MSI
5 1 (0.46%) Selenium
General
1 66 (30.56%) Finance
2 8 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.39%) Local Government
3 3 (1.39%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.39%) Marketing
4 2 (0.93%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.46%) Publishing
5 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (22.22%) Developer
2 43 (19.91%) Analyst
3 35 (16.20%) DBA
4 29 (13.43%) Administrator
5 22 (10.19%) Service Analyst
5 22 (10.19%) Service Desk Analyst
6 21 (9.72%) SQL DBA
7 18 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 14 (6.48%) Software Developer
8 14 (6.48%) 1st Line Support
9 13 (6.02%) Support Engineer
9 13 (6.02%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (5.09%) C# Developer
11 11 (5.09%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (4.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (4.63%) Support Analyst
13 9 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 9 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (23.15%) .NET
2 30 (13.89%) ASP.NET
3 21 (9.72%) HTML
4 20 (9.26%) CSS
4 20 (9.26%) Web Services
5 18 (8.33%) jQuery
6 16 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 15 (6.94%) Entity Framework
8 12 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (5.56%) LINQ
8 12 (5.56%) Ajax
9 11 (5.09%) WCF
10 10 (4.63%) AngularJS
11 9 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (4.17%) RESTful
12 8 (3.70%) Modernizr
12 8 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.33%) Replication
2 15 (6.94%) Clustering
3 13 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.78%) NHS
6 4 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.85%) Life Science
6 4 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.85%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.85%) Tandem
7 3 (1.39%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.39%) Statistics
7 3 (1.39%) Robotics
7 3 (1.39%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.93%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.46%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 91 (42.13%) Windows
2 55 (25.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (14.81%) Windows 7
5 19 (8.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (6.02%) UNIX
7 11 (5.09%) Linux
8 7 (3.24%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.31%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (14.81%) ITIL
2 30 (13.89%) CRM
3 27 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (11.11%) MVC
5 20 (9.26%) OO
6 19 (8.80%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (8.33%) SDLC
7 18 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (8.33%) ETL
7 18 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 16 (7.41%) Service Management
9 15 (6.94%) Project Management
10 14 (6.48%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (6.48%) Migration
11 12 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 12 (5.56%) Analytics
11 12 (5.56%) Unit Testing
11 12 (5.56%) ERP
12 11 (5.09%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (5.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 90 (41.67%) SQL
2 46 (21.30%) T-SQL
3 42 (19.44%) C#
4 21 (9.72%) JavaScript
5 19 (8.80%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.85%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.39%) VB6
7 3 (1.39%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.39%) VB
7 3 (1.39%) Prolog
8 2 (0.93%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.46%) Java
9 1 (0.46%) C++
Qualifications
1 52 (24.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (14.81%) MCP
2 32 (14.81%) MCITP
3 31 (14.35%) Degree
4 25 (11.57%) MCSA
5 24 (11.11%) MCSE
6 22 (10.19%) Security Cleared
7 15 (6.94%) MCTS
8 13 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (6.02%) CCNA
9 12 (5.56%) SC Cleared
10 9 (4.17%) MCDBA
11 8 (3.70%) ISEB
12 5 (2.31%) CCIE
12 5 (2.31%) CCDP
12 5 (2.31%) CCENT
13 3 (1.39%) HND
13 3 (1.39%) OCP
13 3 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
14 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.80%) SLA
2 8 (3.70%) QA
3 5 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.39%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.93%) COBIT
System Software
1 34 (15.74%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.87%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.78%) XenApp
4 5 (2.31%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.85%) VMware Server
6 3 (1.39%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.39%) XenServer
7 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (7.87%) SCCM
2 12 (5.56%) OpenView
2 12 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 10 (4.63%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.24%) SCOM
5 6 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (18.06%) VMware
2 23 (10.65%) Cisco
3 17 (7.87%) HP
4 14 (6.48%) Citrix
5 13 (6.02%) Oracle
6 12 (5.56%) Lotus
7 11 (5.09%) Hyperion
8 10 (4.63%) Cognos
9 9 (4.17%) SAP
9 9 (4.17%) JD Edwards
9 9 (4.17%) Sage
10 8 (3.70%) McAfee
11 7 (3.24%) Juniper
11 7 (3.24%) NetApp
11 7 (3.24%) CheckPoint
11 7 (3.24%) Symantec
12 5 (2.31%) Business Objects
12 5 (2.31%) Dell
13 3 (1.39%) Toshiba
13 3 (1.39%) BT
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