Period
to 31 March 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 31 March 2020 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
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 12 10
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 37 16 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 23.57% 14.16% 19.17%
As % of the Vendors category 41.57% 34.04% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 36 8 44
Median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +18.11% -20.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,075 £19,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £40,375 £73,875
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 Lincolnshire.

All Vendors
Lincolnshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 89 47 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 56.69% 41.59% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 86 25 100
Median annual salary £32,500 £39,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.72% +9.72% +2.86%
10th Percentile £26,125 £26,250 £20,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £65,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

Job postings citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Lincolnshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in Lincolnshire.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Lincolnshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Lincolnshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 31 March 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln +10 13 £33,250 - 4
Scunthorpe +7 11 £27,500 -26.67%
Grantham - 6 £40,000 - 1
Grimsby +2 1 £31,000 -17.33%
Immingham 0 1 £26,500 -33.75%
Spalding -1 1 £34,709 +33.50% 2
Microsoft
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 28 (75.68%) Office 365
2 27 (72.97%) Windows
3 17 (45.95%) Firewall
3 17 (45.95%) Azure
3 17 (45.95%) Windows Server
4 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
5 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (29.73%) Cisco
6 11 (29.73%) VMware
7 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (24.32%) MCSE
9 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
10 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (18.92%) SCCM
10 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
11 6 (16.22%) MCSA
11 6 (16.22%) SQL
11 6 (16.22%) Degree
11 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (16.22%) Windows 10
12 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
12 5 (13.51%) Citrix
12 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Excel
13 4 (10.81%) ITIL
13 4 (10.81%) LAN
13 4 (10.81%) WAN
13 4 (10.81%) CCNA
13 4 (10.81%) DNS
13 4 (10.81%) DHCP
13 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (75.68%) Office 365
2 17 (45.95%) Azure
3 3 (8.11%) AdWords
3 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.41%) AWS
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.70%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.70%) PowerApps
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) DHCP
2 4 (10.81%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) LAN
2 4 (10.81%) WAN
2 4 (10.81%) Wireless
2 4 (10.81%) Wireless Security
3 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.41%) Network Security
5 1 (2.70%) ADSL
5 1 (2.70%) Internet
5 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.70%) MPLS
5 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) VLAN
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) Power BI
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Balsamiq
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Local Government
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) IT Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Break Fix Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Field Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Field Hardware Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Field Service Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Hardware Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) IT Support
6 2 (5.41%) PPC Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) LAMP
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.41%) Cyberattack
3 1 (2.70%) Blog
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) Windows Server
3 6 (16.22%) Windows 10
4 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.41%) Linux
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (2.70%) CentOS
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 3 (8.11%) Pay per click
4 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.41%) B2C
5 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.41%) Lead Generation
5 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.70%) DevOps
6 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.70%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.70%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (2.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (24.32%) MCSE
3 6 (16.22%) Degree
3 6 (16.22%) MCSA
4 4 (10.81%) CCNA
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.70%) GDPR
3 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.70%) PSD2
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
3 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCCM
2 4 (10.81%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Cisco
1 11 (29.73%) VMware
2 5 (13.51%) Citrix
3 3 (8.11%) Google
4 2 (5.41%) Veeam
5 1 (2.70%) Darktrace
5 1 (2.70%) Facebook
5 1 (2.70%) Mitel
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Twitter