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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 17 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 231 221 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.31% 10.44% 15.22%
As % of the Vendors category 36.44% 26.92% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 206 197 313
Median salary £41,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,630
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
634 821 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.54% 38.78% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 509 715 700
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,350 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 0 128 £42,500 +13.33% 29
Peterborough +13 35 £40,000 -9.09% 2
Huntingdon +11 22 £26,000 -30.66% 2
St Neots -2 7 £35,000 +12.00%
Ely - 1 £50,000 -
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 174 (38.75%) Windows
2 165 (36.75%) SQL Server
3 151 (33.63%) .NET
4 138 (30.73%) Active Directory
5 136 (30.29%) VMware
6 135 (30.07%) C#
6 135 (30.07%) MS Excel
7 107 (23.83%) Windows Server
8 106 (23.61%) SQL
9 95 (21.16%) Degree
10 86 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 75 (16.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 72 (16.04%) Microsoft Azure
13 68 (15.14%) Finance
14 66 (14.70%) MS Exchange
15 64 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
16 61 (13.59%) Windows Server 2012
17 59 (13.14%) Windows Server 2008
18 56 (12.47%) Citrix
19 55 (12.25%) Office 365
20 53 (11.80%) ASP.NET
21 51 (11.36%) Linux
21 51 (11.36%) MCSE
21 51 (11.36%) Firewall
21 51 (11.36%) MCITP
22 50 (11.14%) SharePoint
23 48 (10.69%) ITIL
23 48 (10.69%) JavaScript
23 48 (10.69%) Hyper-V
24 47 (10.47%) Computer Science

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 66 (14.70%) MS Exchange
2 50 (11.14%) SharePoint
3 36 (8.02%) IIS
4 29 (6.46%) Skype for Business
5 28 (6.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (3.12%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (3.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.34%) Apache
8 6 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.89%) WordPress
10 2 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.45%) Drupal
10 2 (0.45%) nginx
10 2 (0.45%) Sonic ESB
11 1 (0.22%) CMS
11 1 (0.22%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
Applications
1 135 (30.07%) MS Excel
2 28 (6.24%) MS Office
3 5 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.22%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (3.79%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.56%) Dynamics GP
4 6 (1.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.45%) Magento
6 2 (0.45%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 72 (16.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (12.25%) Office 365
3 28 (6.24%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (2.45%) GitHub
7 7 (1.56%) SaaS
8 6 (1.34%) PaaS
9 1 (0.22%) AdWords
9 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 51 (11.36%) Firewall
2 41 (9.13%) DNS
3 39 (8.69%) SAN
4 38 (8.46%) TCP/IP
5 28 (6.24%) DHCP
6 22 (4.90%) LAN
6 22 (4.90%) VPN
7 14 (3.12%) WAN
8 11 (2.45%) Internet
9 9 (2.00%) iSCSI
9 9 (2.00%) VLAN
10 7 (1.56%) NAS
10 7 (1.56%) Skype
11 6 (1.34%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (1.34%) Wireless
12 5 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (1.11%) NetScaler
13 3 (0.67%) HTTP
13 3 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (36.75%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.57%) Big Data
3 22 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Power View
8 7 (1.56%) OLAP
8 7 (1.56%) Power BI
9 6 (1.34%) MySQL
10 5 (1.11%) PowerPivot
10 5 (1.11%) QlikView
11 4 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.89%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.89%) Spotfire
12 3 (0.67%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.67%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (6.24%) NUnit
3 23 (5.12%) Visual Studio
4 21 (4.68%) Rhino Mocks
5 16 (3.56%) Ranorex
6 10 (2.23%) Git (software)
7 9 (2.00%) JIRA
8 8 (1.78%) Selenium
9 5 (1.11%) Hudson
10 4 (0.89%) Subversion
10 4 (0.89%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.67%) PhantomJS
12 2 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.45%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.45%) gulp
12 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.45%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.45%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.45%) WebDriver
General
1 68 (15.14%) Finance
2 17 (3.79%) Financial Institution
2 17 (3.79%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.12%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.23%) Banking
4 10 (2.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.11%) Electronics
5 5 (1.11%) Retail
6 4 (0.89%) Advertising
6 4 (0.89%) Marketing
7 3 (0.67%) Back Office
7 3 (0.67%) Law
8 1 (0.22%) French Language
8 1 (0.22%) Front Office
8 1 (0.22%) German Language
8 1 (0.22%) Local Government
8 1 (0.22%) Military
8 1 (0.22%) Publishing
8 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 116 (25.84%) Developer
2 55 (12.25%) C# Developer
3 51 (11.36%) Analyst
4 48 (10.69%) .NET Developer
5 43 (9.58%) Consultant
6 38 (8.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 34 (7.57%) Support Engineer
8 29 (6.46%) IT Engineer
8 29 (6.46%) Windows Engineer
9 27 (6.01%) Software Developer
10 26 (5.79%) Administrator
11 25 (5.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 24 (5.35%) Systems Administrator
13 23 (5.12%) Office 365 Consultant
14 22 (4.90%) Microsoft Consultant
15 21 (4.68%) ASP.NET Developer
15 21 (4.68%) Azure Consultant
16 20 (4.45%) 2nd Line Support
16 20 (4.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 19 (4.23%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (33.63%) .NET
2 53 (11.80%) ASP.NET
3 45 (10.02%) CSS
4 39 (8.69%) HTML
5 31 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (5.57%) jQuery
6 25 (5.57%) XML
7 22 (4.90%) AngularJS
8 20 (4.45%) .NET Framework
9 14 (3.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (2.90%) Web Services
11 11 (2.45%) HTML5
12 10 (2.23%) XSLT
13 9 (2.00%) Entity Framework
14 8 (1.78%) CSS3
14 8 (1.78%) JSON
15 7 (1.56%) REST
15 7 (1.56%) WCF
15 7 (1.56%) WPF
16 5 (1.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.47%) Computer Science
2 29 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (6.01%) Mathematics
4 22 (4.90%) Algorithms
5 18 (4.01%) Driving Licence
5 18 (4.01%) Statistics
6 17 (3.79%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.90%) User Experience
8 11 (2.45%) Data Centre
9 9 (2.00%) iPad
9 9 (2.00%) Replication
10 8 (1.78%) Clustering
11 7 (1.56%) EMC VNX
12 6 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.11%) FMCG
13 5 (1.11%) Telematics
14 4 (0.89%) HP Storage
14 4 (0.89%) Visualisation
15 3 (0.67%) Public Cloud
15 3 (0.67%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 174 (38.75%) Windows
2 107 (23.83%) Windows Server
3 61 (13.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (13.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (11.36%) Linux
6 19 (4.23%) Unix
6 19 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (3.12%) Windows 8
8 12 (2.67%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.11%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.89%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.67%) CentOS
11 3 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.22%) AIX
13 1 (0.22%) Android
13 1 (0.22%) Solaris
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (10.69%) ITIL
3 45 (10.02%) MVC
4 44 (9.80%) Software Engineering
5 37 (8.24%) Unit Testing
6 36 (8.02%) Service Delivery
6 36 (8.02%) Test Automation
7 35 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (6.46%) Analytics
9 26 (5.79%) ERP
9 26 (5.79%) Scrum
10 24 (5.35%) CRM
10 24 (5.35%) User Stories
11 23 (5.12%) DevOps
11 23 (5.12%) Performance Testing
11 23 (5.12%) Project Management
12 20 (4.45%) OO
13 19 (4.23%) Mentoring
14 17 (3.79%) PRINCE2
14 17 (3.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 135 (30.07%) C#
2 106 (23.61%) SQL
3 48 (10.69%) JavaScript
4 33 (7.35%) Java
5 29 (6.46%) PowerShell
6 28 (6.24%) T-SQL
7 22 (4.90%) C++
8 11 (2.45%) Python
8 11 (2.45%) Ruby
9 7 (1.56%) PHP
10 6 (1.34%) C
10 6 (1.34%) Perl
10 6 (1.34%) VBA
11 3 (0.67%) VB
12 2 (0.45%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.45%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.22%) ABAP
13 1 (0.22%) VBScript
13 1 (0.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 95 (21.16%) Degree
2 86 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (11.36%) MCITP
3 51 (11.36%) MCSE
4 22 (4.90%) MCSA
5 13 (2.90%) MCTS
5 13 (2.90%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.90%) Security Cleared
6 11 (2.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 10 (2.23%) MCDST
7 10 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (1.56%) CCNA
8 7 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (1.34%) ISEB
9 6 (1.34%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.11%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.89%) MCP
12 3 (0.67%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.23%) QA
2 14 (3.12%) SLA
3 3 (0.67%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.45%) SDET
System Software
1 138 (30.73%) Active Directory
2 75 (16.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (10.69%) Hyper-V
4 23 (5.12%) vSphere
5 15 (3.34%) XenApp
6 14 (3.12%) XenDesktop
7 8 (1.78%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (1.78%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.56%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.34%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.34%) XenServer
10 3 (0.67%) Corosync
10 3 (0.67%) Shibboleth
11 2 (0.45%) NFS
11 2 (0.45%) Samba
11 2 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.22%) Docker
12 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 32 (7.13%) SCCM
1 32 (7.13%) SCOM
2 21 (4.68%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (2.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 9 (2.00%) SCVMM
5 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (1.34%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (1.11%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.89%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (0.89%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.67%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.67%) Pacemaker
9 3 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.45%) Kibana
10 2 (0.45%) logstash
10 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.22%) Nexpose
11 1 (0.22%) Puppet
11 1 (0.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 136 (30.29%) VMware
2 56 (12.47%) Citrix
3 33 (7.35%) Cisco
4 27 (6.01%) NetApp
5 25 (5.57%) EMC
6 24 (5.35%) HP
7 14 (3.12%) Google
8 13 (2.90%) Veeam
9 12 (2.67%) Oracle
10 10 (2.23%) JD Edwards
10 10 (2.23%) SAP
11 8 (1.78%) 3PAR
12 7 (1.56%) IBM
12 7 (1.56%) Tableau
13 6 (1.34%) SolarWinds
14 5 (1.11%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.11%) Dell
14 5 (1.11%) TOWER Software
15 4 (0.89%) AppSense
15 4 (0.89%) Symantec
Huntingdon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + £2.5K On-Call Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Very generous benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £57000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge
Redgate Software
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k + bonus, 5% Pension, 25 days, flexi time, shares and more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Up to £46,900 + Excellent Benefits
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Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £47000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + O/T + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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