The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Worksop region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 8 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worksop 20.00% 28.57% 28.57%
As % of the Vendors category 54.55% 50.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £21,366 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worksop region.

Vendors Category
Worksop
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worksop 36.67% 57.14% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 3
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £60,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -58.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,093 £49,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £62,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Worksop

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Worksop region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Worksop

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Worksop

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Worksop region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Worksop

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worksop

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worksop 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 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (50.00%) WCF
1 5 (50.00%) WPF
1 5 (50.00%) MVVM
1 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) MS Project
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Statistics
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) SLA
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Firmware
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) BPR
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Worksop by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worksop 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) WCF
1 5 (50.00%) WPF
1 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Firmware
1 2 (20.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVVM
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) BPR
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix