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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 17 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 246 273 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.86% 13.17% 15.18%
As % of the Vendors category 34.89% 34.30% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 202 237 318
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 £28,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
705 796 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.85% 38.40% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 552 658 826
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 25 May 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 May 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 0 144 £36,000 -10.00% 27
Peterborough +4 59 £40,000 +29.03% 5
Huntingdon 0 38 £40,500 +11.72% 3
Ely - 2 - -
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 203 (40.28%) SQL Server
2 182 (36.11%) .NET
3 180 (35.71%) Windows
4 164 (32.54%) SQL
5 148 (29.37%) C#
6 128 (25.40%) MS Excel
7 105 (20.83%) Windows Server
8 102 (20.24%) Active Directory
9 97 (19.25%) ASP.NET
10 95 (18.85%) VMware
11 92 (18.25%) Degree
12 86 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
13 83 (16.47%) Office 365
14 76 (15.08%) MVC
14 76 (15.08%) JavaScript
15 69 (13.69%) Microsoft Certification
16 67 (13.29%) Finance
17 66 (13.10%) SharePoint
18 62 (12.30%) HTML
19 61 (12.10%) T-SQL
20 60 (11.90%) Visual Studio
21 58 (11.51%) Windows Server 2008
21 58 (11.51%) Windows Server 2012
22 56 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
22 56 (11.11%) Firewall
23 55 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
24 54 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
25 53 (10.52%) XML
26 51 (10.12%) ERP
26 51 (10.12%) MS Exchange

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 (13.10%) SharePoint
2 51 (10.12%) MS Exchange
3 41 (8.13%) IIS
4 39 (7.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 30 (5.95%) Skype for Business
7 26 (5.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 19 (3.77%) CMS
8 19 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
9 18 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.79%) SAS
11 3 (0.60%) Apache
12 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.40%) WordPress
13 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
Applications
1 128 (25.40%) MS Excel
2 43 (8.53%) MS Office
3 14 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.60%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 40 (7.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 21 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (2.98%) SDL Web 8
4 8 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.60%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.40%) Magento
6 2 (0.40%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.20%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.20%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.20%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 83 (16.47%) Office 365
2 55 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
4 19 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 17 (3.37%) GitHub
6 5 (0.99%) SaaS
7 1 (0.20%) AdWords
7 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 56 (11.11%) Firewall
2 23 (4.56%) SAN
3 18 (3.57%) DNS
4 15 (2.98%) WAN
5 14 (2.78%) Internet
5 14 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 13 (2.58%) VPN
7 12 (2.38%) DHCP
7 12 (2.38%) LAN
8 11 (2.18%) VLAN
9 10 (1.98%) iSCSI
10 8 (1.59%) Intranet
10 8 (1.59%) Wireless
11 6 (1.19%) VoIP
12 5 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (0.99%) Skype
13 3 (0.60%) NAS
13 3 (0.60%) NetScaler
13 3 (0.60%) Network Security
13 3 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (40.28%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (6.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (4.17%) MySQL
7 21 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 17 (3.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 13 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.98%) Big Data
10 10 (1.98%) DB2
11 8 (1.59%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.19%) QlikView
13 5 (0.99%) Power BI
14 4 (0.79%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Power View
14 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 60 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 45 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (5.95%) NUnit
4 20 (3.97%) Selenium
5 15 (2.98%) TeamCity
6 13 (2.58%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (1.59%) JIRA
9 6 (1.19%) Moq
9 6 (1.19%) QUnit
10 5 (0.99%) Hudson
10 5 (0.99%) MSTest
11 4 (0.79%) AQtime
11 4 (0.79%) dotTrace
11 4 (0.79%) Git (software)
11 4 (0.79%) MorphX
12 3 (0.60%) PhantomJS
13 2 (0.40%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.40%) gulp
13 2 (0.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 67 (13.29%) Finance
2 27 (5.36%) Financial Institution
3 23 (4.56%) Manufacturing
4 15 (2.98%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.58%) Banking
6 11 (2.18%) Marketing
6 11 (2.18%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.59%) Advertising
8 6 (1.19%) Automotive
8 6 (1.19%) Front Office
9 5 (0.99%) Brand Awareness
9 5 (0.99%) Retail
10 4 (0.79%) French Language
10 4 (0.79%) Law
11 3 (0.60%) Back Office
11 3 (0.60%) Electronics
12 2 (0.40%) Billing
12 2 (0.40%) Legal
13 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 137 (27.18%) Developer
2 74 (14.68%) Analyst
3 61 (12.10%) C# Developer
4 52 (10.32%) .NET Developer
5 47 (9.33%) Consultant
6 32 (6.35%) Administrator
7 30 (5.95%) Senior Developer
7 30 (5.95%) Support Engineer
8 29 (5.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 28 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
10 25 (4.96%) Architect
10 25 (4.96%) Team Leader
11 24 (4.76%) Cloud Consultant
11 24 (4.76%) Software Developer
12 22 (4.37%) Office 365 Consultant
12 22 (4.37%) Web Developer
13 21 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
14 19 (3.77%) C# Software Developer
15 18 (3.57%) Microsoft Consultant
15 18 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (36.11%) .NET
2 97 (19.25%) ASP.NET
3 62 (12.30%) HTML
4 54 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 53 (10.52%) XML
6 49 (9.72%) CSS
6 49 (9.72%) jQuery
7 41 (8.13%) .NET Framework
8 38 (7.54%) AngularJS
9 30 (5.95%) HTML5
10 25 (4.96%) WPF
11 23 (4.56%) XSLT
12 22 (4.37%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (3.97%) Web Services
14 19 (3.77%) JSON
15 17 (3.37%) Razor View Engine
16 16 (3.17%) WCF
17 15 (2.98%) Entity Framework
18 13 (2.58%) CSS3
18 13 (2.58%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.72%) Computer Science
2 30 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.36%) Mathematics
4 25 (4.96%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.57%) iPad
6 15 (2.98%) Data Centre
6 15 (2.98%) Statistics
7 14 (2.78%) User Experience
8 12 (2.38%) Clustering
9 11 (2.18%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.59%) Driving Licence
12 5 (0.99%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.99%) HP Storage
12 5 (0.99%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.99%) PKI
12 5 (0.99%) Replication
13 4 (0.79%) Social Media
14 3 (0.60%) Data Extraction
14 3 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 180 (35.71%) Windows
2 105 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 58 (11.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (11.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (7.74%) Windows 8
5 30 (5.95%) Linux
6 25 (4.96%) Windows 7
7 21 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.98%) Unix
9 7 (1.39%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.99%) Android
11 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.20%) CentOS
12 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (15.08%) MVC
3 56 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (10.12%) ERP
5 46 (9.13%) ITIL
6 38 (7.54%) Unit Testing
7 35 (6.94%) OO
8 33 (6.55%) Migration
9 31 (6.15%) CRM
10 30 (5.95%) Scrum
11 29 (5.75%) PRINCE2
11 29 (5.75%) Project Management
11 29 (5.75%) Software Engineering
12 25 (4.96%) Analytics
12 25 (4.96%) Web Development
13 24 (4.76%) SDLC
13 24 (4.76%) Service Delivery
14 23 (4.56%) Test Automation
15 22 (4.37%) Test Scripting
16 21 (4.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 164 (32.54%) SQL
2 148 (29.37%) C#
3 76 (15.08%) JavaScript
4 61 (12.10%) T-SQL
5 27 (5.36%) Java
6 23 (4.56%) PowerShell
7 19 (3.77%) C++
8 11 (2.18%) C
9 8 (1.59%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.19%) PHP
11 5 (0.99%) VBA
11 5 (0.99%) X++
12 4 (0.79%) Python
13 3 (0.60%) Perl
13 3 (0.60%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.40%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.40%) Ruby
14 2 (0.40%) VB
14 2 (0.40%) VC++
14 2 (0.40%) XAML
Qualifications
1 92 (18.25%) Degree
2 69 (13.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (9.52%) MCITP
4 45 (8.93%) MCSE
5 24 (4.76%) MCSA
6 21 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (3.97%) CCNA
8 19 (3.77%) MCDST
9 17 (3.37%) MCTS
10 10 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (1.59%) ISEB
11 8 (1.59%) ISTQB
12 7 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.99%) MCP
14 4 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
15 3 (0.60%) PhD
15 3 (0.60%) PMI Certification
15 3 (0.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.56%) QA
2 17 (3.37%) SLA
3 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.40%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.40%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.20%) COBIT
4 1 (0.20%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 102 (20.24%) Active Directory
2 37 (7.34%) Hyper-V
3 28 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.79%) XenApp
5 7 (1.39%) vSphere
5 7 (1.39%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.99%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.79%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.79%) XenServer
8 3 (0.60%) Corosync
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.60%) Shibboleth
9 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.20%) Docker
10 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (6.15%) SCOM
2 21 (4.17%) SCCM
3 15 (2.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 9 (1.79%) SCDPM
5 4 (0.79%) SCOrch
6 3 (0.60%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.60%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.60%) Pacemaker
6 3 (0.60%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.40%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.40%) vRealize
8 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.20%) Puppet
8 1 (0.20%) SCSM
8 1 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 95 (18.85%) VMware
2 51 (10.12%) Citrix
3 46 (9.13%) Oracle
4 35 (6.94%) Cisco
5 21 (4.17%) Google
6 19 (3.77%) JD Edwards
7 11 (2.18%) Cognos
7 11 (2.18%) HP
8 10 (1.98%) TOWER Software
9 9 (1.79%) SAP
10 7 (1.39%) EMC
10 7 (1.39%) Veeam
11 6 (1.19%) Dell
11 6 (1.19%) Tableau
12 5 (0.99%) Apple
13 4 (0.79%) F5
13 4 (0.79%) Juniper
13 4 (0.79%) NetApp
14 3 (0.60%) 3PAR
14 3 (0.60%) Twitter
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £50 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ventula Consulting
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 16,000 - 18,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic prospects
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £6k Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ventula Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Exceptional Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Superb benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30 - £31 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great base + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive + Company Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridgeshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE
Posted: 16 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago