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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 18 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 200 305 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.73% 14.09% 13.64%
As % of the Vendors category 30.30% 32.94% 35.20%
Number of salaries quoted 174 262 289
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £23,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
660 926 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.41% 42.77% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 516 765 758
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £58,000
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 July 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 July 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 -5 118 £37,118 -3.58% 18
Peterborough 0 50 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Huntingdon -4 15 £41,500 +14.48% 1
St Neots -1 12 £35,000 +3.70% 3
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 185 (37.68%) .NET
2 183 (37.27%) SQL Server
3 167 (34.01%) Windows
4 155 (31.57%) C#
5 152 (30.96%) SQL
6 115 (23.42%) MS Excel
7 109 (22.20%) Windows Server
8 106 (21.59%) Active Directory
9 105 (21.38%) VMware
10 97 (19.76%) Degree
11 89 (18.13%) ASP.NET
12 79 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
13 72 (14.66%) JavaScript
13 72 (14.66%) MVC
14 68 (13.85%) Finance
15 67 (13.65%) Office 365
16 65 (13.24%) T-SQL
17 64 (13.03%) Microsoft Certification
17 64 (13.03%) Microsoft Azure
18 63 (12.83%) Windows Server 2012
19 60 (12.22%) Windows Server 2008
20 59 (12.02%) MS Exchange
21 57 (11.61%) HTML
21 57 (11.61%) CSS
22 56 (11.41%) Firewall
22 56 (11.41%) Computer Science
23 55 (11.20%) SharePoint
24 51 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
25 49 (9.98%) ASP.NET MVC
26 48 (9.78%) Business Intelligence

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 59 (12.02%) MS Exchange
2 55 (11.20%) SharePoint
3 43 (8.76%) IIS
4 34 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (6.11%) Skype for Business
6 23 (4.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 18 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (2.24%) CMS
10 3 (0.61%) Apache
11 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.41%) SAS
11 2 (0.41%) Sonic ESB
11 2 (0.41%) WordPress
12 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
Applications
1 115 (23.42%) MS Excel
2 32 (6.52%) MS Office
3 13 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.41%) MS Project
6 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 25 (5.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 21 (4.28%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.63%) SDL Web 8
5 7 (1.43%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.61%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.41%) Magento
7 2 (0.41%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.41%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.20%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.20%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.20%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 67 (13.65%) Office 365
2 64 (13.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (3.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (3.46%) GitHub
7 2 (0.41%) SaaS
8 1 (0.20%) AdWords
8 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 56 (11.41%) Firewall
2 31 (6.31%) SAN
3 26 (5.30%) DNS
4 24 (4.89%) TCP/IP
5 18 (3.67%) LAN
5 18 (3.67%) WAN
6 17 (3.46%) DHCP
6 17 (3.46%) VPN
7 14 (2.85%) iSCSI
8 10 (2.04%) VLAN
9 9 (1.83%) Internet
10 8 (1.63%) NAS
11 7 (1.43%) Skype
12 6 (1.22%) Intranet
12 6 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (1.02%) VoIP
14 4 (0.81%) NetScaler
14 4 (0.81%) Wireless
15 3 (0.61%) HTTP
15 3 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (37.27%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.13%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (7.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (5.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 28 (5.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (3.67%) Big Data
7 16 (3.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 15 (3.05%) MySQL
9 14 (2.85%) Relational Database
10 13 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.83%) QlikView
12 8 (1.63%) OLAP
13 6 (1.22%) DB2
13 6 (1.22%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.22%) Power BI
14 5 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.81%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Power View
16 3 (0.61%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 43 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 43 (8.76%) Visual Studio
2 26 (5.30%) NUnit
3 16 (3.26%) Selenium
4 12 (2.44%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (1.83%) JIRA
5 9 (1.83%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.43%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (1.22%) Ranorex
8 5 (1.02%) Hudson
9 4 (0.81%) Moq
9 4 (0.81%) QUnit
10 3 (0.61%) PhantomJS
11 2 (0.41%) AQtime
11 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.41%) dotTrace
11 2 (0.41%) gulp
11 2 (0.41%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.41%) WebDriver
General
1 68 (13.85%) Finance
2 29 (5.91%) Financial Institution
3 17 (3.46%) Telecoms
4 15 (3.05%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.44%) Banking
5 12 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (1.83%) Advertising
7 8 (1.63%) Marketing
8 6 (1.22%) Front Office
8 6 (1.22%) Retail
9 5 (1.02%) Automotive
10 4 (0.81%) Back Office
10 4 (0.81%) Brand Awareness
10 4 (0.81%) Law
11 2 (0.41%) Electronics
11 2 (0.41%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.20%) Billing
12 1 (0.20%) Military
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 139 (28.31%) Developer
2 68 (13.85%) C# Developer
3 63 (12.83%) .NET Developer
4 57 (11.61%) Analyst
5 52 (10.59%) Consultant
6 42 (8.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 35 (7.13%) Software Developer
8 34 (6.92%) Administrator
9 32 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
10 29 (5.91%) C# Software Developer
11 28 (5.70%) Cloud Consultant
12 27 (5.50%) Senior Developer
13 26 (5.30%) Office 365 Consultant
14 24 (4.89%) Architect
14 24 (4.89%) ASP.NET Developer
15 22 (4.48%) .NET Software Developer
15 22 (4.48%) Azure Consultant
16 21 (4.28%) IT Engineer
16 21 (4.28%) Microsoft Consultant
16 21 (4.28%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (37.68%) .NET
2 89 (18.13%) ASP.NET
3 57 (11.61%) CSS
3 57 (11.61%) HTML
4 49 (9.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (8.96%) jQuery
6 43 (8.76%) XML
7 37 (7.54%) AngularJS
8 33 (6.72%) .NET Framework
9 23 (4.68%) HTML5
10 21 (4.28%) WPF
11 20 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
12 19 (3.87%) XSLT
13 15 (3.05%) Web Services
14 13 (2.65%) CSS3
14 13 (2.65%) JSON
15 12 (2.44%) Entity Framework
16 10 (2.04%) Razor View Engine
16 10 (2.04%) WCF
17 9 (1.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.41%) Computer Science
2 30 (6.11%) Mathematics
3 21 (4.28%) iPad
3 21 (4.28%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.26%) Driving Licence
5 16 (3.26%) Statistics
6 15 (3.05%) Algorithms
6 15 (3.05%) Data Centre
6 15 (3.05%) User Experience
7 11 (2.24%) Clustering
8 7 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.22%) HP Storage
10 5 (1.02%) Replication
11 4 (0.81%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.81%) Telematics
11 4 (0.81%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.61%) EMC VNX
12 3 (0.61%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 167 (34.01%) Windows
2 109 (22.20%) Windows Server
3 63 (12.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (12.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (5.91%) Linux
6 22 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.07%) Windows 7
8 19 (3.87%) Windows 8
9 8 (1.63%) Unix
10 6 (1.22%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.81%) Android
12 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.20%) AIX
13 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.20%) Solaris
13 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (14.66%) MVC
3 48 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (9.37%) ITIL
5 45 (9.16%) ERP
6 38 (7.74%) Unit Testing
7 35 (7.13%) OO
8 30 (6.11%) Test Automation
9 29 (5.91%) Analytics
9 29 (5.91%) CRM
10 28 (5.70%) Migration
11 27 (5.50%) Software Engineering
12 26 (5.30%) PRINCE2
13 24 (4.89%) DevOps
13 24 (4.89%) Scrum
13 24 (4.89%) Web Development
14 22 (4.48%) Project Management
15 20 (4.07%) Mentoring
15 20 (4.07%) Service Delivery
16 19 (3.87%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 155 (31.57%) C#
2 152 (30.96%) SQL
3 72 (14.66%) JavaScript
4 65 (13.24%) T-SQL
5 33 (6.72%) Java
6 22 (4.48%) C++
7 19 (3.87%) PowerShell
8 10 (2.04%) C
9 7 (1.43%) PHP
9 7 (1.43%) VBA
10 4 (0.81%) Perl
10 4 (0.81%) Python
10 4 (0.81%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.61%) Ruby
11 3 (0.61%) VB
11 3 (0.61%) X++
12 2 (0.41%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.41%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.41%) VC++
13 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 97 (19.76%) Degree
2 64 (13.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (7.94%) MCITP
3 39 (7.94%) MCSE
4 18 (3.67%) MCTS
5 16 (3.26%) CCNA
5 16 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.65%) MCSA
7 10 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.04%) Security Cleared
8 8 (1.63%) ISEB
8 8 (1.63%) ISTQB
8 8 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.02%) MCDST
10 5 (1.02%) MCP
11 4 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.11%) QA
2 20 (4.07%) SLA
3 2 (0.41%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.20%) SDET
System Software
1 106 (21.59%) Active Directory
2 51 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (9.16%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.04%) vSphere
5 7 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (1.43%) XenApp
5 7 (1.43%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.22%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.02%) Terminal Services
7 5 (1.02%) XenServer
8 3 (0.61%) Corosync
8 3 (0.61%) Shibboleth
9 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.20%) Docker
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 33 (6.72%) SCOM
2 23 (4.68%) SCCM
3 15 (3.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 12 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (1.83%) SCDPM
6 8 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.81%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.61%) Pacemaker
8 3 (0.61%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.41%) vRealize
10 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.20%) Nessus
10 1 (0.20%) Nexpose
10 1 (0.20%) Puppet
10 1 (0.20%) SCSM
10 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 105 (21.38%) VMware
2 39 (7.94%) Cisco
3 36 (7.33%) Citrix
4 31 (6.31%) Oracle
5 20 (4.07%) Google
6 15 (3.05%) EMC
7 14 (2.85%) JD Edwards
8 11 (2.24%) HP
8 11 (2.24%) TOWER Software
9 10 (2.04%) SAP
10 9 (1.83%) Cognos
10 9 (1.83%) NetApp
10 9 (1.83%) Veeam
11 8 (1.63%) Tableau
12 5 (1.02%) 3PAR
12 5 (1.02%) Apple
12 5 (1.02%) Dell
13 4 (0.81%) Becrypt
13 4 (0.81%) ESRI
14 3 (0.61%) Nintex
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Medical, Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £50 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great base + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £23k - 25k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + fantastic package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
greywood
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £5000 Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
St Neots
Pico Technology
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
St Neots
Pico Technology
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The SmartList
Posted: 14 days ago