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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 26 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 50.00% 52.44% 31.58%
As % of the Vendors category 86.67% 76.79% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 24
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,016 £37,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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
30 56 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 57.69% 68.29% 43.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 32
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,258 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 5 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 5 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 27 (55.10%) MS Excel
2 26 (53.06%) SQL
2 26 (53.06%) .NET
3 25 (51.02%) SharePoint
4 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
5 23 (46.94%) CRM
5 23 (46.94%) Dynamics CRM
6 20 (40.82%) MS Exchange
7 19 (38.78%) Windows
7 19 (38.78%) C#
7 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
9 11 (22.45%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (22.45%) CheckPoint
9 11 (22.45%) Project Planning
10 10 (20.41%) ITIL
11 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
12 7 (14.29%) ISEB
12 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (14.29%) MS Office
12 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
12 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 7 (14.29%) Java
12 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (12.24%) Finance
14 5 (10.20%) Wireless
14 5 (10.20%) Scrum
14 5 (10.20%) jQuery
14 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
14 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 25 (51.02%) SharePoint
2 20 (40.82%) MS Exchange
3 11 (22.45%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (10.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) CMS
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 27 (55.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.29%) MS Office
3 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (46.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.08%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Wireless
2 4 (8.16%) Intranet
3 2 (4.08%) MPLS
3 2 (4.08%) LAN
3 2 (4.08%) VPN
3 2 (4.08%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) SSL
4 1 (2.04%) SAN
4 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.04%) NUnit
3 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Support Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Applications Support
5 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.20%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) IT Support
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Junior
7 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.08%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.20%) jQuery
4 4 (8.16%) WSH
5 1 (2.04%) WPF
5 1 (2.04%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.04%) CSS
5 1 (2.04%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) XHTML
5 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
2 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.20%) NHS
4 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.16%) Statistics
5 2 (4.08%) Tandem
5 2 (4.08%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
2 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) CRM
2 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.45%) Project Planning
4 10 (20.41%) ITIL
5 5 (10.20%) Scrum
5 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) Software Deployment
6 4 (8.16%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.16%) Information Security
6 4 (8.16%) Migration
6 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.16%) MVC
7 3 (6.12%) Change Management
7 3 (6.12%) MVVM
7 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.08%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Manual Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) SQL
2 19 (38.78%) C#
3 7 (14.29%) Java
4 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.16%) C
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) ISEB
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.16%) MCP
2 4 (8.16%) HND
2 4 (8.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (8.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) CheckPoint
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Sage
4 1 (2.04%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Capita
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Salary: £24k - 28k per year
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Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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