The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Helens 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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Merseyside / St Helens
Rank 6 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -5 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Helens 40.91% 60.00% 50.00%
As % of the Vendors category 90.00% 60.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 2
Median salary £31,000 £75,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.66% +136.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £75,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £75,000 £35,150
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in St Helens.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
St Helens
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 10 5 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Helens 45.45% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 3
Median salary £31,000 £61,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.38% +88.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,300 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in St Helens

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Helens citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in St Helens

Microsoft
Salary Trend in St Helens

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in St Helens

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in St Helens

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in St Helens over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in St Helens

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 St Helens region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) VLAN
4 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens 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 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
1 4 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) IT Support
3 4 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Junior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) jQuery
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (33.33%) Ajax
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 3 (25.00%) Handlebars
4 3 (25.00%) LINQ
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Functional Programming
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
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