The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 19 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 213 255 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.53% 11.98% 14.08%
As % of the Vendors category 32.42% 29.01% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 196 222 307
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £52,300
UK excluding London median salary £39,025 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +2.66%
Microsoft
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
657 879 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.55% 41.31% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 534 741 744
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -3 121 £40,000 +6.66% 26
Peterborough +6 39 £40,750 +1.87% 3
Huntingdon +5 15 £34,000 -15.52% 3
St Neots -2 13 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Ely 0 1 £50,000 +56.25% 1
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 175 (38.13%) SQL Server
2 171 (37.25%) .NET
3 166 (36.17%) Windows
4 144 (31.37%) C#
5 139 (30.28%) SQL
6 124 (27.02%) VMware
7 121 (26.36%) Active Directory
8 113 (24.62%) MS Excel
9 104 (22.66%) Windows Server
10 88 (19.17%) Degree
11 72 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
11 72 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 71 (15.47%) ASP.NET
13 66 (14.38%) Finance
13 66 (14.38%) VMware Infrastructure
14 65 (14.16%) Microsoft Azure
15 58 (12.64%) MS Exchange
16 56 (12.20%) MVC
16 56 (12.20%) Firewall
16 56 (12.20%) JavaScript
16 56 (12.20%) Office 365
17 55 (11.98%) Windows Server 2012
18 53 (11.55%) Windows Server 2008
19 49 (10.68%) Hyper-V
19 49 (10.68%) Computer Science
19 49 (10.68%) T-SQL
19 49 (10.68%) CSS
19 49 (10.68%) Citrix
20 48 (10.46%) SharePoint
21 47 (10.24%) HTML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 58 (12.64%) MS Exchange
2 48 (10.46%) SharePoint
3 41 (8.93%) IIS
4 27 (5.88%) Skype for Business
5 26 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 21 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.31%) CMS
10 4 (0.87%) Apache
10 4 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.44%) Sonic ESB
11 2 (0.44%) WordPress
12 1 (0.22%) GroupWise
12 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 113 (24.62%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.88%) MS Office
3 6 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (3.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 16 (3.49%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (1.53%) Dynamics GP
5 5 (1.09%) SDL Web 8
6 3 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.44%) Magento
7 2 (0.44%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 65 (14.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (12.20%) Office 365
3 24 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (3.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (2.83%) GitHub
6 2 (0.44%) SaaS
7 1 (0.22%) AdWords
7 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 56 (12.20%) Firewall
2 36 (7.84%) TCP/IP
3 34 (7.41%) DNS
3 34 (7.41%) SAN
4 22 (4.79%) LAN
5 21 (4.58%) DHCP
6 20 (4.36%) VPN
7 17 (3.70%) WAN
8 14 (3.05%) iSCSI
9 10 (2.18%) Internet
10 9 (1.96%) VLAN
11 8 (1.74%) NAS
12 7 (1.53%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (1.53%) Skype
13 5 (1.09%) NetScaler
14 4 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (0.87%) Intranet
14 4 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (0.87%) Wireless
15 3 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (38.13%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (5.23%) Big Data
5 24 (5.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (5.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (2.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (1.96%) MySQL
9 8 (1.74%) OLAP
9 8 (1.74%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.31%) Power BI
10 6 (1.31%) QlikView
11 5 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.65%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Power View
12 3 (0.65%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.44%) Redis
13 2 (0.44%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 38 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (6.75%) NUnit
2 31 (6.75%) Visual Studio
3 20 (4.36%) Rhino Mocks
4 14 (3.05%) Ranorex
5 12 (2.61%) Selenium
6 9 (1.96%) JIRA
7 8 (1.74%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.53%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.09%) Hudson
9 5 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.65%) PhantomJS
11 2 (0.44%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.44%) gulp
11 2 (0.44%) Moq
11 2 (0.44%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.44%) QUnit
11 2 (0.44%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.44%) Subversion
11 2 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 66 (14.38%) Finance
2 23 (5.01%) Financial Institution
3 17 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.83%) Banking
5 12 (2.61%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.09%) Advertising
7 5 (1.09%) Retail
8 4 (0.87%) Electronics
8 4 (0.87%) Marketing
9 3 (0.65%) Back Office
9 3 (0.65%) Law
10 2 (0.44%) Front Office
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) French Language
11 1 (0.22%) German Language
11 1 (0.22%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) Military
11 1 (0.22%) Publishing
11 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 124 (27.02%) Developer
2 60 (13.07%) C# Developer
3 57 (12.42%) .NET Developer
4 49 (10.68%) Analyst
5 47 (10.24%) Consultant
6 41 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 34 (7.41%) Administrator
8 32 (6.97%) Software Developer
8 32 (6.97%) Systems Administrator
9 29 (6.32%) Support Engineer
10 25 (5.45%) IT Engineer
11 24 (5.23%) Office 365 Consultant
12 23 (5.01%) C# Software Developer
12 23 (5.01%) Cloud Consultant
12 23 (5.01%) Windows Engineer
13 22 (4.79%) ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (4.79%) Azure Consultant
13 22 (4.79%) Microsoft Consultant
14 21 (4.58%) Senior Developer
15 20 (4.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (37.25%) .NET
2 71 (15.47%) ASP.NET
3 49 (10.68%) CSS
4 47 (10.24%) HTML
5 38 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (7.63%) XML
7 33 (7.19%) jQuery
8 27 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 23 (5.01%) .NET Framework
10 17 (3.70%) HTML5
11 16 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (3.27%) Web Services
13 14 (3.05%) XSLT
14 12 (2.61%) WPF
15 11 (2.40%) CSS3
15 11 (2.40%) Entity Framework
16 10 (2.18%) JSON
17 7 (1.53%) Razor View Engine
17 7 (1.53%) REST
17 7 (1.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.68%) Computer Science
2 30 (6.54%) Mathematics
3 23 (5.01%) Management Information System
4 21 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.36%) Algorithms
6 19 (4.14%) Driving Licence
6 19 (4.14%) Statistics
7 18 (3.92%) iPad
8 12 (2.61%) User Experience
9 11 (2.40%) Clustering
9 11 (2.40%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.53%) Replication
11 6 (1.31%) EMC VNX
12 5 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.09%) HP Storage
12 5 (1.09%) Telematics
13 3 (0.65%) Cryptography
13 3 (0.65%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.65%) VCE vBlock
13 3 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 166 (36.17%) Windows
2 104 (22.66%) Windows Server
3 55 (11.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (11.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (8.50%) Linux
6 21 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (3.92%) Windows 7
8 17 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 12 (2.61%) Unix
10 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.65%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.22%) AIX
12 1 (0.22%) Android
12 1 (0.22%) CentOS
12 1 (0.22%) Solaris
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (12.20%) MVC
3 45 (9.80%) ITIL
4 40 (8.71%) Unit Testing
5 38 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (7.84%) ERP
6 36 (7.84%) Test Automation
7 35 (7.63%) Software Engineering
8 32 (6.97%) Analytics
9 29 (6.32%) OO
10 27 (5.88%) CRM
11 26 (5.66%) Scrum
11 26 (5.66%) Service Delivery
12 25 (5.45%) Performance Testing
12 25 (5.45%) User Stories
13 24 (5.23%) DevOps
14 23 (5.01%) Migration
15 20 (4.36%) Mentoring
15 20 (4.36%) Web Development
16 19 (4.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (31.37%) C#
2 139 (30.28%) SQL
3 56 (12.20%) JavaScript
4 49 (10.68%) T-SQL
5 34 (7.41%) Java
6 26 (5.66%) PowerShell
7 21 (4.58%) C++
8 8 (1.74%) PHP
9 6 (1.31%) VBA
10 5 (1.09%) C
11 4 (0.87%) Perl
11 4 (0.87%) Python
11 4 (0.87%) Ruby
12 3 (0.65%) VB
12 3 (0.65%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.44%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.44%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.44%) VC++
14 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 88 (19.17%) Degree
2 72 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (9.15%) MCITP
4 40 (8.71%) MCSE
5 17 (3.70%) MCSA
5 17 (3.70%) MCTS
6 13 (2.83%) SC Cleared
6 13 (2.83%) Security Cleared
7 12 (2.61%) CCNA
7 12 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.74%) ISEB
8 8 (1.74%) ISTQB
8 8 (1.74%) MCDST
9 7 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (1.09%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.09%) MCP
10 5 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.65%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.66%) QA
2 16 (3.49%) SLA
3 2 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.44%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.44%) SDET
System Software
1 121 (26.36%) Active Directory
2 66 (14.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (10.68%) Hyper-V
4 19 (4.14%) vSphere
5 11 (2.40%) XenApp
5 11 (2.40%) XenDesktop
6 7 (1.53%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (1.31%) Terminal Services
7 6 (1.31%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.31%) XenServer
8 3 (0.65%) Corosync
8 3 (0.65%) Shibboleth
9 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.22%) Docker
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 34 (7.41%) SCOM
2 26 (5.66%) SCCM
3 18 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
4 15 (3.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 12 (2.61%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (1.96%) SCDPM
7 6 (1.31%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (0.87%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.65%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.65%) Pacemaker
9 3 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.22%) Nessus
10 1 (0.22%) NetApp OnCommand
10 1 (0.22%) Nexpose
10 1 (0.22%) Puppet
10 1 (0.22%) SCSM
10 1 (0.22%) vRealize
10 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 124 (27.02%) VMware
2 49 (10.68%) Citrix
3 37 (8.06%) Cisco
4 22 (4.79%) Oracle
5 21 (4.58%) NetApp
6 20 (4.36%) EMC
7 17 (3.70%) Google
8 16 (3.49%) HP
9 12 (2.61%) Veeam
10 10 (2.18%) JD Edwards
11 9 (1.96%) SAP
11 9 (1.96%) TOWER Software
12 8 (1.74%) 3PAR
13 6 (1.31%) Cognos
13 6 (1.31%) Dell
14 5 (1.09%) Apple
14 5 (1.09%) Tableau
15 4 (0.87%) Becrypt
15 4 (0.87%) Juniper
15 4 (0.87%) Sage
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