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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 16 3
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 30 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 48.39% 10.96% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 73.17% 42.11% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 17
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +84.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £28,450 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
41 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 66.13% 26.03% 68.63%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 35
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +84.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £33,250 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 59 (75.64%) C#
2 56 (71.79%) .NET
3 43 (55.13%) SharePoint
4 40 (51.28%) CRM
4 40 (51.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 39 (50.00%) Web Services
6 38 (48.72%) Windows
7 35 (44.87%) XML
8 34 (43.59%) SOAP
9 33 (42.31%) MS Excel
9 33 (42.31%) WCF
10 32 (41.03%) SQL Server
11 29 (37.18%) Degree
12 26 (33.33%) SQL
12 26 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 25 (32.05%) Waterfall
14 24 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET
16 18 (23.08%) TDD
16 18 (23.08%) MVC
16 18 (23.08%) Visual Studio
16 18 (23.08%) JSON
17 17 (21.79%) WPF
17 17 (21.79%) Silverlight
18 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 14 (17.95%) Computer Science
19 14 (17.95%) BizTalk Server
20 13 (16.67%) CSS
20 13 (16.67%) HTML
20 13 (16.67%) MVVM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 43 (55.13%) SharePoint
2 14 (17.95%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (14.10%) Apache
4 9 (11.54%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (11.54%) Oracle 10gAS
5 8 (10.26%) MS Exchange
6 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (6.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (6.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.56%) IIS
8 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.28%) CMS
9 1 (1.28%) Lync
Applications
1 33 (42.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 40 (51.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (11.54%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.56%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) Intranet
2 7 (8.97%) SAN
3 2 (2.56%) Firewall
3 2 (2.56%) SSH
3 2 (2.56%) LAN
3 2 (2.56%) WAN
3 2 (2.56%) DHCP
3 2 (2.56%) HTTP
3 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 26 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (11.54%) Oracle OLAP
4 9 (11.54%) Oracle Database
4 9 (11.54%) OLAP
4 9 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (11.54%) DTS
4 9 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.54%) PVCS
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (11.54%) MorphX
2 9 (11.54%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (3.85%) ReSharper
4 3 (3.85%) NUnit
5 2 (2.56%) Subversion
5 2 (2.56%) Maven
5 2 (2.56%) Ant
5 2 (2.56%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 51 (65.38%) Developer
2 19 (24.36%) C# Developer
3 17 (21.79%) .NET Developer
4 15 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (17.95%) Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) CRM Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Agile C# Developer
7 8 (10.26%) SharePoint Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
9 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (6.41%) Business Analyst
10 5 (6.41%) Applications Developer
10 5 (6.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 5 (6.41%) Agile Business Analyst
11 4 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Software Developer
12 3 (3.85%) Tester
12 3 (3.85%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (71.79%) .NET
2 39 (50.00%) Web Services
3 35 (44.87%) XML
4 34 (43.59%) SOAP
5 33 (42.31%) WCF
6 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET
7 18 (23.08%) JSON
8 17 (21.79%) WPF
8 17 (21.79%) Silverlight
9 13 (16.67%) HTML
9 13 (16.67%) CSS
10 12 (15.38%) HTML5
11 11 (14.10%) jQuery
12 10 (12.82%) .NET Framework
12 10 (12.82%) CSS3
13 9 (11.54%) RESTful
13 9 (11.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (11.54%) WinForms
13 9 (11.54%) Ajax
14 8 (10.26%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.54%) GIS
3 5 (6.41%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.13%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 38 (48.72%) Windows
2 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (8.97%) Windows 8
2 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.56%) Linux
4 1 (1.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) CRM
2 25 (32.05%) Waterfall
3 24 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (23.08%) TDD
4 18 (23.08%) MVC
5 13 (16.67%) MVVM
6 11 (14.10%) Data Migration
6 11 (14.10%) Migration
7 10 (12.82%) Web Design
7 10 (12.82%) Workflow
7 10 (12.82%) OOP
7 10 (12.82%) OO
7 10 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (11.54%) ERP
8 9 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
9 7 (8.97%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (7.69%) Project Planning
10 6 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (75.64%) C#
2 26 (33.33%) SQL
3 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.10%) PHP
5 9 (11.54%) PL/SQL
5 9 (11.54%) X++
5 9 (11.54%) Java
5 9 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.54%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.85%) XAML
7 2 (2.56%) Ruby
7 2 (2.56%) Perl
7 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (37.18%) Degree
2 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.26%) MCITP
4 2 (2.56%) ISEB
5 1 (1.28%) MCSE
5 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.28%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) Oracle
1 9 (11.54%) Serena
2 7 (8.97%) VMware
3 2 (2.56%) Symantec
3 2 (2.56%) Google
3 2 (2.56%) IBM
3 2 (2.56%) Dell
4 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
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