Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lichfield with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Staffordshire > Lichfield
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 9 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 19 33 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lichfield 18.45% 24.26% 31.91%
As % of the Vendors category 35.85% 39.76% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 42
Lichfield median annual salary £30,625 £43,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.78% +36.51% -
10th Percentile £22,675 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,250 £58,750
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -7.14%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Lichfield.

All Vendors
Lichfield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 53 83 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lichfield 51.46% 61.03% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 50 71 53
Lichfield median annual salary £33,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,950 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,250 £60,000
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% -2.86%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Lichfield

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lichfield.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Lichfield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Lichfield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Lichfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Lichfield over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lichfield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) SharePoint
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
5 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (31.58%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (31.58%) LINQ
5 6 (31.58%) Workflow
5 6 (31.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
5 6 (31.58%) XML
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) CRM
5 6 (31.58%) NHS
5 6 (31.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) Citrix
8 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
9 2 (10.53%) vSphere
9 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
9 2 (10.53%) Veeam
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (47.37%) SharePoint
2 6 (31.58%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) VLAN
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Power BI
2 2 (10.53%) QlikView
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) MS Access
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (31.58%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support
5 2 (10.53%) Database Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Database Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
3 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (31.58%) LINQ
3 6 (31.58%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) NHS
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) CRM
1 6 (31.58%) Workflow
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) PDM
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) SDLC
4 1 (5.26%) SOLID
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Veeam
2 2 (10.53%) VMware