Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southport 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 24 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
Merseyside > Southport
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southport 27.59% 33.33% 19.05%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 64.29% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 4
Southport median annual salary £40,000 £30,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.08% -23.13% -30.43%
10th Percentile £20,650 £25,625 £37,900
90th Percentile £45,000 £44,527 £40,700
Merseyside median annual salary £36,750 £36,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +2.08% +20.00% -29.82%

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 Southport.

All Vendors
Southport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 12 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southport 41.38% 51.85% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 5
Southport median annual salary £40,000 £30,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.08% -23.13% -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,125 £38,200
90th Percentile £45,000 £43,230 £47,150
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £37,700 £38,250
% change year-on-year +12.73% -1.44% -4.38%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Southport

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Southport

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Southport

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Southport

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Southport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Southport over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Southport

For the 6 months to 24 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 Southport region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
1 6 (75.00%) RESTful
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (75.00%) BDD
1 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 6 (75.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southport 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (75.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) BDD
1 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
1 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CCENT
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco