Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 4 9
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 54 89 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 21.01% 26.18% 15.09%
As % of the Vendors category 48.21% 52.66% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 48 83 39
Lincolnshire median annual salary £27,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.00% +11.94% +4.69%
10th Percentile £19,000 £26,000 £16,750
90th Percentile £39,875 £49,500 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,394
% change year-on-year -6.25% +13.01% -11.52%

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 112 169 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 43.58% 49.71% 46.12%
Number of salaries quoted 93 147 87
Lincolnshire median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -2.60% +20.31%
10th Percentile £19,250 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £51,250
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56% -2.50%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Lincolnshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Lincolnshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -4 8 £31,500 +5.00% 2
Spalding +4 4 £41,250 +3.13% 1
Scunthorpe 0 4 £30,000 -3.23%
Sleaford -6 4 £23,750 +117.13%
Barton-upon-Humber - 4 £20,000 -
Cleethorpes - 4 - -
Grimsby -4 2 £37,750 +16.15%
Stamford -3 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Woodhall Spa - 1 £70,000 -
Microsoft
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 34 (62.96%) Windows
2 20 (37.04%) Active Directory
3 18 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 16 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (29.63%) VMware
5 14 (25.93%) Office 365
5 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (24.07%) Windows 7
7 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 12 (22.22%) SQL
8 10 (18.52%) Windows 10
9 9 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (14.81%) C#
10 8 (14.81%) .NET
10 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET
10 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
11 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
11 7 (12.96%) CSS
11 7 (12.96%) Oracle
11 7 (12.96%) HTML
11 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
11 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (12.96%) SDLC
12 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
12 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
12 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared

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 (12.96%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.11%) Apache
2 6 (11.11%) IIS
2 6 (11.11%) JBoss
2 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.26%) WordPress
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.85%) Magento
1 1 (1.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.93%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Intranet
1 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.26%) Wireless
2 4 (7.41%) Firewall
2 4 (7.41%) LAN
2 4 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (5.56%) WAN
4 2 (3.70%) DNS
4 2 (3.70%) Network Security
5 1 (1.85%) Extranet
5 1 (1.85%) Internet
5 1 (1.85%) NAS
5 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) QlikView
2 6 (11.11%) SQLPlus
3 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.85%) Power BI
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (9.26%) Marketing
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Advertising
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) IT Support
2 9 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 8 (14.81%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (14.81%) Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 6 (11.11%) Applications Support Technician
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support
5 4 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (7.41%) IT Assistant
5 4 (7.41%) IT Support Assistant
5 4 (7.41%) Support Assistant
5 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Desktop Support Technician
6 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Trainee
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) .NET
1 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET
2 7 (12.96%) CSS
2 7 (12.96%) HTML
3 5 (9.26%) HTML5
3 5 (9.26%) jQuery
4 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.41%) CSS3
4 4 (7.41%) React
4 4 (7.41%) SignalR
4 4 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (5.56%) Web Services
6 2 (3.70%) RESTful
6 2 (3.70%) SOAP
7 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.85%) LAMP
7 1 (1.85%) Mason
7 1 (1.85%) WCF
7 1 (1.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Mindset
2 4 (7.41%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) EPoS
4 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 34 (62.96%) Windows
2 18 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (24.07%) Windows 7
5 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (18.52%) Windows 10
7 6 (11.11%) Linux
8 5 (9.26%) Windows 8
9 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.70%) CentOS
11 1 (1.85%) Android
11 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (12.96%) SDLC
2 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
3 6 (11.11%) ITIL
3 6 (11.11%) Web Development
4 4 (7.41%) Asset Management
4 4 (7.41%) Business Development
4 4 (7.41%) ERP
4 4 (7.41%) Front End Development
4 4 (7.41%) IT Asset Management
4 4 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (7.41%) Time Management
4 4 (7.41%) Web Design
5 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.70%) Network Management
5 2 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) C#
3 6 (11.11%) C
3 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 6 (11.11%) VBScript
4 4 (7.41%) TypeScript
5 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.70%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) Delphi
7 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) A+ Certification
2 3 (5.56%) CCENT
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (3.70%) MCITP
3 2 (3.70%) MCSA
3 2 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 12 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) PaperCut
2 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) VMware
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle
3 6 (11.11%) Cisco
4 4 (7.41%) Apple
4 4 (7.41%) Google
4 4 (7.41%) Meraki
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.70%) Symantec
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix
6 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com