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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 19 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 218 239 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.91% 11.31% 16.92%
As % of the Vendors category 40.67% 29.47% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 178 197 316
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,100 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +2.00%

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
536 811 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.75% 38.38% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 399 613 658
Median salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +6 152 £40,000 - 23
Peterborough -4 43 £30,000 -28.57%
Huntingdon +8 21 £44,000 +10.00% 3
St Neots - 1 £37,500 - 1
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 214 (46.83%) Windows
2 194 (42.45%) MS Excel
3 125 (27.35%) Active Directory
3 125 (27.35%) VMware
4 121 (26.48%) SQL Server
5 106 (23.19%) Windows Server
6 95 (20.79%) C#
7 92 (20.13%) SQL
8 91 (19.91%) .NET
9 88 (19.26%) Degree
10 85 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
11 80 (17.51%) Microsoft Certification
12 76 (16.63%) Agile Software Development
13 74 (16.19%) MS Exchange
13 74 (16.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 69 (15.10%) Finance
15 68 (14.88%) Software Engineering
16 67 (14.66%) Linux
17 66 (14.44%) Windows Server 2008
18 64 (14.00%) ITIL
19 63 (13.79%) Cisco
20 61 (13.35%) VMware Infrastructure
21 59 (12.91%) Citrix
21 59 (12.91%) ASP.NET
22 56 (12.25%) MS Office
22 56 (12.25%) Office 365
23 55 (12.04%) HTML
24 54 (11.82%) MCSE
25 50 (10.94%) MVC
26 48 (10.50%) HP

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 74 (16.19%) MS Exchange
2 41 (8.97%) SharePoint
3 32 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (6.35%) Skype for Business
5 25 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (2.41%) IIS
7 11 (2.41%) Moodle
8 10 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.09%) Apache
9 5 (1.09%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.09%) WordPress
10 4 (0.88%) SAS
10 4 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.44%) Drupal
12 2 (0.44%) nginx
12 2 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.22%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 194 (42.45%) MS Excel
2 56 (12.25%) MS Office
3 21 (4.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.53%) MS Project
6 5 (1.09%) Camtasia
6 5 (1.09%) Snagit
7 1 (0.22%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 19 (4.16%) Dynamics NAV
2 14 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (2.84%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (1.53%) SAP BPC
4 7 (1.53%) SAP FI
5 6 (1.31%) Magento
6 2 (0.44%) nopCommerce
6 2 (0.44%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 85 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (12.25%) Office 365
3 32 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.97%) GitHub
5 9 (1.97%) SaaS
6 8 (1.75%) PaaS
7 3 (0.66%) iTunes
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.22%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.22%) IaaS
8 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 39 (8.53%) Firewall
2 35 (7.66%) SAN
3 34 (7.44%) DNS
4 23 (5.03%) DHCP
5 19 (4.16%) LAN
6 17 (3.72%) TCP/IP
7 15 (3.28%) Wireless
8 12 (2.63%) VPN
9 10 (2.19%) Remote Desktop
10 9 (1.97%) Ethernet
10 9 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (1.75%) Unified Communications
12 7 (1.53%) Skype
12 7 (1.53%) WAN
13 6 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (1.31%) HTTP
13 6 (1.31%) NetScaler
14 5 (1.09%) Internet
14 5 (1.09%) LDAP
14 5 (1.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (26.48%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (2.19%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.75%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.75%) MySQL
8 7 (1.53%) SAP BW
8 7 (1.53%) SAP HANA
9 6 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.09%) Big Data
10 5 (1.09%) MS Access
10 5 (1.09%) Spotfire
11 4 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Power View
11 4 (0.88%) PowerPivot
11 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.66%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.66%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 32 (7.00%) Visual Studio
2 22 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (3.94%) Git (software)
4 17 (3.72%) NUnit
5 15 (3.28%) Jenkins
5 15 (3.28%) TeamCity
6 12 (2.63%) Moq
7 11 (2.41%) Subversion
8 9 (1.97%) Selenium
9 8 (1.75%) NCrunch
9 8 (1.75%) ReSharper
10 7 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (1.31%) MSBuild
11 6 (1.31%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.09%) Rhino Mocks
13 4 (0.88%) JIRA
14 3 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.66%) LabVIEW
14 3 (0.66%) MSTest
14 3 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
General
1 69 (15.10%) Finance
2 15 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.84%) Banking
4 12 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.97%) Legal
6 6 (1.31%) Electronics
7 5 (1.09%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.88%) Advertising
8 4 (0.88%) Local Government
8 4 (0.88%) Retail
9 3 (0.66%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.66%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.66%) Marketing
9 3 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (20.57%) Developer
2 63 (13.79%) Analyst
3 40 (8.75%) Software Engineer
4 37 (8.10%) Support Engineer
5 35 (7.66%) C# Developer
6 33 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 27 (5.91%) Consultant
7 27 (5.91%) IT Support
8 25 (5.47%) Support Analyst
9 23 (5.03%) 2nd Line Support
10 22 (4.81%) .NET Developer
11 20 (4.38%) Project Manager
12 19 (4.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 19 (4.16%) Service Analyst
12 19 (4.16%) Windows Engineer
13 18 (3.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 18 (3.94%) C++ Software Engineer
13 18 (3.94%) Service Desk Analyst
14 17 (3.72%) IT Engineer
15 16 (3.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (19.91%) .NET
2 59 (12.91%) ASP.NET
3 55 (12.04%) HTML
4 45 (9.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (9.63%) CSS
5 44 (9.63%) Web Services
6 33 (7.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 30 (6.56%) WCF
8 29 (6.35%) HTML5
9 27 (5.91%) XML
10 25 (5.47%) jQuery
11 20 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 18 (3.94%) .NET Framework
13 16 (3.50%) Razor View Engine
14 15 (3.28%) AngularJS
15 14 (3.06%) JSON
15 14 (3.06%) SignalR
15 14 (3.06%) WF
16 13 (2.84%) CSS3
16 13 (2.84%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.13%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.50%) NHS
4 14 (3.06%) Driving Licence
5 13 (2.84%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.63%) Data Centre
6 12 (2.63%) e-Learning
7 10 (2.19%) iPad
7 10 (2.19%) iPhone
8 9 (1.97%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.75%) User Experience
10 7 (1.53%) Device Driver
10 7 (1.53%) EMC VNX
10 7 (1.53%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.31%) Learning Management System
11 6 (1.31%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.31%) Replication
11 6 (1.31%) VLE
12 5 (1.09%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 214 (46.83%) Windows
2 106 (23.19%) Windows Server
3 74 (16.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 67 (14.66%) Linux
5 66 (14.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (6.35%) Windows 7
7 28 (6.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (5.03%) Windows 8
9 19 (4.16%) Unix
10 16 (3.50%) Windows 10
11 11 (2.41%) Ubuntu
12 8 (1.75%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.53%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.09%) Solaris
15 4 (0.88%) Android
16 3 (0.66%) CentOS
16 3 (0.66%) Fedora
16 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (16.63%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (14.88%) Software Engineering
3 64 (14.00%) ITIL
4 50 (10.94%) MVC
5 28 (6.13%) Service Delivery
6 27 (5.91%) Workflow
7 26 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (5.47%) Mathematics
8 25 (5.47%) Project Management
8 25 (5.47%) TDD
9 24 (5.25%) Scrum
10 21 (4.60%) OO
10 21 (4.60%) Unit Testing
11 19 (4.16%) PRINCE2
12 18 (3.94%) Business Analysis
12 18 (3.94%) CRM
12 18 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (3.94%) Incident Management
12 18 (3.94%) Waterfall
13 17 (3.72%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 95 (20.79%) C#
2 92 (20.13%) SQL
3 41 (8.97%) JavaScript
4 35 (7.66%) C++
5 33 (7.22%) Python
6 30 (6.56%) PowerShell
7 29 (6.35%) Java
8 27 (5.91%) C
9 15 (3.28%) PHP
10 13 (2.84%) Ruby
11 12 (2.63%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.63%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.09%) Embedded C
12 5 (1.09%) Embedded C++
13 4 (0.88%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.88%) VB
14 3 (0.66%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.44%) Perl
15 2 (0.44%) VB6
15 2 (0.44%) VC++
Qualifications
1 88 (19.26%) Degree
2 80 (17.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (11.82%) MCSE
4 40 (8.75%) MCITP
5 25 (5.47%) MCSA
6 18 (3.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 15 (3.28%) CCNA
7 15 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (3.06%) Security Cleared
9 13 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (2.63%) SC Cleared
11 9 (1.97%) MCP
11 9 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (1.75%) MCTS
13 7 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.09%) A+ Certification
16 3 (0.66%) CCA
16 3 (0.66%) CCNP
16 3 (0.66%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.38%) SLA
2 5 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.66%) QA
4 2 (0.44%) GCP
4 2 (0.44%) GLP
5 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 125 (27.35%) Active Directory
2 61 (13.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (9.19%) Hyper-V
4 20 (4.38%) vSphere
5 17 (3.72%) XenApp
6 11 (2.41%) XenDesktop
7 9 (1.97%) Terminal Services
8 7 (1.53%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (1.53%) VMware ESX
9 6 (1.31%) Virtual Desktop
9 6 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.09%) XenServer
11 2 (0.44%) Docker
11 2 (0.44%) NFS
11 2 (0.44%) Samba
11 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.44%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.44%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 33 (7.22%) SCCM
2 23 (5.03%) SCOM
3 8 (1.75%) SCVMM
4 6 (1.31%) NetBackup
4 6 (1.31%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (1.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.66%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.66%) NetApp OnCommand
6 3 (0.66%) Puppet
7 2 (0.44%) Kibana
7 2 (0.44%) logstash
7 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.22%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.22%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 125 (27.35%) VMware
2 63 (13.79%) Cisco
3 59 (12.91%) Citrix
4 48 (10.50%) HP
5 29 (6.35%) NetApp
6 24 (5.25%) EMC
7 19 (4.16%) Dell
8 12 (2.63%) SAP
9 11 (2.41%) Veeam
10 10 (2.19%) Red Hat
10 10 (2.19%) RedGate
11 9 (1.97%) Oracle
12 8 (1.75%) IBM
12 8 (1.75%) JD Edwards
13 7 (1.53%) 3PAR
13 7 (1.53%) AppSense
13 7 (1.53%) CommVault
13 7 (1.53%) Sitecore
13 7 (1.53%) Symantec
14 6 (1.31%) SolarWinds
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