Period
to 7 December 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lincoln 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 7 December 2019 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
Lincolnshire > Lincoln
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 6 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincoln 16.67% 15.91% 16.33%
As % of the Vendors category 38.89% 35.00% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Lincoln median annual salary £36,000 £20,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.00% -36.51% -3.08%
10th Percentile £26,750 £19,000 £20,600
90th Percentile £40,125 £21,000 £50,250
Lincolnshire median annual salary £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +5.77% -5.45% -29.03%

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 Lincoln.

All Vendors
Lincoln
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincoln 42.86% 45.45% 61.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 27
Lincoln median annual salary £35,000 £30,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.75% -3.17% -10.00%
10th Percentile £29,250 £19,450 £26,600
90th Percentile £50,000 £70,000 £48,750
Lincolnshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -14.29%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincoln

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Lincoln

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Lincoln

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Lincoln

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Lincoln over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Lincoln region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) XenApp
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) VMware

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincoln 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Development Team Leader
1 4 (57.14%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Architectural Design
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CEH
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) Dell
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas
1 2 (28.57%) VMware