The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bury St Edmunds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 33 48 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 52.38% 52.17% 29.33%
As % of the Vendors category 86.84% 75.00% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 33 34 22
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,016 £37,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bury St Edmunds region.

Vendors Category
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
38 64 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 60.32% 69.57% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 27
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bury St Edmunds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bury St Edmunds region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 32 (62.75%) .NET
2 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 30 (58.82%) SharePoint
3 29 (56.86%) SQL
4 26 (50.98%) MS Excel
5 25 (49.02%) CRM
5 25 (49.02%) Dynamics CRM
6 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (45.10%) Windows
7 23 (45.10%) C#
7 23 (45.10%) MS Exchange
8 13 (25.49%) CheckPoint
8 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
8 13 (25.49%) Project Planning
9 12 (23.53%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (21.57%) ITIL
11 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
12 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (15.69%) Java
12 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (13.73%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (13.73%) jQuery
13 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
14 6 (11.76%) MS Office
14 6 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
14 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
14 6 (11.76%) Oracle
14 6 (11.76%) ISEB
14 6 (11.76%) Scrum
14 6 (11.76%) Mathematics

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (58.82%) SharePoint
2 23 (45.10%) MS Exchange
3 12 (23.53%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (13.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.92%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (50.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.76%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (49.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.92%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Wireless
2 4 (7.84%) Intranet
3 2 (3.92%) MPLS
3 2 (3.92%) DNS
3 2 (3.92%) SSL
3 2 (3.92%) VPN
3 2 (3.92%) LAN
4 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Advertising
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Architect
2 11 (21.57%) Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (13.73%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Applications Support
6 6 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (7.84%) IT Support
9 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
10 2 (3.92%) Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Junior
10 2 (3.92%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (62.75%) .NET
2 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
3 7 (13.73%) jQuery
4 4 (7.84%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.80%) NHS
4 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.84%) Statistics
5 2 (3.92%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (3.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
2 5 (9.80%) Windows XP
3 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) CRM
2 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.49%) Project Planning
4 11 (21.57%) ITIL
5 6 (11.76%) Scrum
5 6 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (9.80%) Data Migration
6 5 (9.80%) Migration
7 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.84%) MVC
7 4 (7.84%) Information Security
7 4 (7.84%) Software Deployment
7 4 (7.84%) MVVM
8 3 (5.88%) Change Management
9 2 (3.92%) Process Management
9 2 (3.92%) Workflow
9 2 (3.92%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.92%) Physical Data Model
9 2 (3.92%) Line Management
9 2 (3.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) SQL
2 23 (45.10%) C#
3 8 (15.69%) Java
4 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.84%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.76%) ISEB
3 4 (7.84%) MCP
3 4 (7.84%) HND
3 4 (7.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.92%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (7.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) CheckPoint
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Sage
4 1 (1.96%) Capita
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
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Posted: 2 days ago
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