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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 17 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 193 207 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.01% 10.46% 17.07%
As % of the Vendors category 38.83% 29.36% 45.13%
Number of salaries quoted 166 165 324
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
497 705 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.93% 35.62% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 395 539 644
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +6 133 £40,000 - 26
Peterborough -12 29 £30,000 -28.99% 5
Huntingdon +7 21 £44,000 +41.93% 2
St Neots +1 2 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Ely - 1 - -
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 196 (45.79%) Windows
2 168 (39.25%) MS Excel
3 132 (30.84%) VMware
4 129 (30.14%) SQL Server
5 125 (29.21%) Active Directory
6 101 (23.60%) .NET
7 100 (23.36%) Windows Server
8 99 (23.13%) C#
9 90 (21.03%) Degree
10 78 (18.22%) SQL
11 77 (17.99%) Microsoft Certification
12 73 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
13 72 (16.82%) Software Engineering
14 70 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
15 68 (15.89%) MS Exchange
16 67 (15.65%) Citrix
16 67 (15.65%) VMware Infrastructure
17 63 (14.72%) Finance
18 59 (13.79%) Linux
18 59 (13.79%) ASP.NET
19 56 (13.08%) Cisco
19 56 (13.08%) Windows Server 2008
19 56 (13.08%) Windows Server 2012
20 53 (12.38%) Office 365
21 52 (12.15%) ITIL
21 52 (12.15%) HTML
21 52 (12.15%) MVC
22 49 (11.45%) MCSE
23 47 (10.98%) HP
24 46 (10.75%) CSS

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 68 (15.89%) MS Exchange
2 34 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 29 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (4.67%) Skype for Business
6 16 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (2.10%) IIS
7 9 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.64%) Moodle
9 5 (1.17%) WordPress
10 4 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.93%) SAS
10 4 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.70%) Apache
12 2 (0.47%) Drupal
12 2 (0.47%) nginx
13 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.23%) Confluence
13 1 (0.23%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 168 (39.25%) MS Excel
2 44 (10.28%) MS Office
3 14 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.64%) MS Project
5 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.23%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.23%) Mozilla Thunderbird
6 1 (0.23%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 11 (2.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (1.87%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.40%) Magento
5 4 (0.93%) SAP BPC
5 4 (0.93%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.47%) nopCommerce
6 2 (0.47%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 70 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (12.38%) Office 365
3 27 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.87%) SaaS
6 7 (1.64%) PaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.23%) IaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 42 (9.81%) Firewall
2 35 (8.18%) SAN
3 33 (7.71%) DNS
4 27 (6.31%) TCP/IP
5 21 (4.91%) LAN
6 20 (4.67%) DHCP
7 13 (3.04%) VPN
7 13 (3.04%) Wireless
8 10 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (2.10%) Ethernet
10 8 (1.87%) WAN
11 7 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (1.64%) VLAN
12 6 (1.40%) HTTP
13 5 (1.17%) Internet
13 5 (1.17%) NetScaler
14 4 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (0.93%) Skype
14 4 (0.93%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (30.14%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (2.80%) Big Data
6 9 (2.10%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.64%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.64%) MySQL
9 6 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Power View
10 4 (0.93%) PowerPivot
10 4 (0.93%) SAP BW
10 4 (0.93%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.93%) Spotfire
11 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.47%) MS Access
12 2 (0.47%) Power BI
12 2 (0.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 29 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (5.84%) NUnit
3 20 (4.67%) Visual Studio
4 17 (3.97%) Git (software)
5 15 (3.50%) Jenkins
6 14 (3.27%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (2.80%) Moq
8 11 (2.57%) Ranorex
8 11 (2.57%) Subversion
9 8 (1.87%) MSBuild
9 8 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (1.87%) Selenium
9 8 (1.87%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.40%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.70%) JIRA
11 3 (0.70%) LabVIEW
11 3 (0.70%) MSTest
12 2 (0.47%) Buildbot
12 2 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 63 (14.72%) Finance
2 13 (3.04%) Banking
3 12 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.57%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.40%) Electronics
6 5 (1.17%) Legal
7 3 (0.70%) Advertising
7 3 (0.70%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.70%) Local Government
7 3 (0.70%) Marketing
7 3 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.47%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.47%) Retail
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
9 1 (0.23%) French Language
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
9 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (21.03%) Developer
2 58 (13.55%) Analyst
3 42 (9.81%) Support Engineer
4 38 (8.88%) C# Developer
5 36 (8.41%) Software Engineer
6 33 (7.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 30 (7.01%) Consultant
8 29 (6.78%) IT Support
9 27 (6.31%) 2nd Line Support
10 24 (5.61%) Support Analyst
11 23 (5.37%) Windows Engineer
12 22 (5.14%) .NET Developer
13 20 (4.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 20 (4.67%) IT Engineer
14 19 (4.44%) Project Manager
15 18 (4.21%) C# .NET Developer
15 18 (4.21%) C++ Software Engineer
15 18 (4.21%) Microsoft Engineer
15 18 (4.21%) Software Developer
16 17 (3.97%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (23.60%) .NET
2 59 (13.79%) ASP.NET
3 52 (12.15%) HTML
4 46 (10.75%) CSS
5 45 (10.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (7.48%) Web Services
7 27 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web API
7 27 (6.31%) HTML5
8 26 (6.07%) jQuery
9 25 (5.84%) WCF
10 22 (5.14%) XML
11 21 (4.91%) .NET Framework
12 18 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 15 (3.50%) AngularJS
14 13 (3.04%) CSS3
14 13 (3.04%) Razor View Engine
14 13 (3.04%) REST
15 12 (2.80%) Ajax
15 12 (2.80%) SignalR
15 12 (2.80%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.18%) Computer Science
2 29 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.67%) Mathematics
4 19 (4.44%) Driving Licence
5 18 (4.21%) Algorithms
5 18 (4.21%) Statistics
6 14 (3.27%) NHS
7 12 (2.80%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.57%) Data Centre
9 9 (2.10%) EMC VNX
10 7 (1.64%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.64%) Device Driver
10 7 (1.64%) Replication
10 7 (1.64%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.40%) FMCG
11 6 (1.40%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (1.40%) Learning Management System
11 6 (1.40%) VLE
12 5 (1.17%) iPad
12 5 (1.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 196 (45.79%) Windows
2 100 (23.36%) Windows Server
3 59 (13.79%) Linux
4 56 (13.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 56 (13.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (5.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (4.91%) Unix
7 20 (4.67%) Windows 8
8 16 (3.74%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.87%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.87%) Ubuntu
10 7 (1.64%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.93%) Android
11 4 (0.93%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.70%) CentOS
12 3 (0.70%) Fedora
12 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.47%) SUSE
13 2 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (16.82%) Software Engineering
3 52 (12.15%) ITIL
3 52 (12.15%) MVC
4 32 (7.48%) Scrum
5 31 (7.24%) Service Delivery
6 30 (7.01%) Unit Testing
7 23 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (5.37%) Project Management
8 22 (5.14%) Workflow
9 19 (4.44%) Test Automation
10 18 (4.21%) Analytics
10 18 (4.21%) DevOps
10 18 (4.21%) Incident Management
10 18 (4.21%) TDD
10 18 (4.21%) Waterfall
11 17 (3.97%) OO
11 17 (3.97%) PRINCE2
11 17 (3.97%) SDLC
12 16 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 99 (23.13%) C#
2 78 (18.22%) SQL
3 39 (9.11%) JavaScript
4 36 (8.41%) C++
5 33 (7.71%) PowerShell
6 29 (6.78%) Python
7 24 (5.61%) C
7 24 (5.61%) Java
8 14 (3.27%) PHP
9 11 (2.57%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.10%) Ruby
11 5 (1.17%) Embedded C
11 5 (1.17%) Embedded C++
11 5 (1.17%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.70%) Assembly Language
12 3 (0.70%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.47%) Perl
13 2 (0.47%) VB
13 2 (0.47%) VC++
14 1 (0.23%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 90 (21.03%) Degree
2 77 (17.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (11.45%) MCSE
4 41 (9.58%) MCITP
5 25 (5.84%) MCSA
6 16 (3.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 15 (3.50%) CCNA
7 15 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (3.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (2.80%) SC Cleared
9 12 (2.80%) Security Cleared
10 9 (2.10%) MCDST
10 9 (2.10%) MCTS
10 9 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (1.64%) MCP
12 6 (1.40%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.70%) CCA
13 3 (0.70%) CCENT
13 3 (0.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.27%) SLA
2 3 (0.70%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.47%) GCP
3 2 (0.47%) GLP
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) SDET
System Software
1 125 (29.21%) Active Directory
2 67 (15.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (7.48%) Hyper-V
4 25 (5.84%) vSphere
5 18 (4.21%) XenApp
6 14 (3.27%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.64%) Terminal Services
7 7 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (1.64%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.40%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.17%) XenServer
10 2 (0.47%) NFS
10 2 (0.47%) Samba
10 2 (0.47%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.47%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.23%) Docker
11 1 (0.23%) Firmware
11 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 36 (8.41%) SCCM
2 28 (6.54%) SCOM
3 14 (3.27%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (2.57%) SCVMM
5 6 (1.40%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.40%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (1.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (1.17%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.70%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.47%) Kibana
8 2 (0.47%) logstash
8 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.23%) CSIRT
9 1 (0.23%) NetApp OnCommand
9 1 (0.23%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.23%) SCSM
9 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 132 (30.84%) VMware
2 67 (15.65%) Citrix
3 56 (13.08%) Cisco
4 47 (10.98%) HP
5 33 (7.71%) NetApp
6 26 (6.07%) EMC
7 19 (4.44%) Dell
8 14 (3.27%) Veeam
9 9 (2.10%) SAP
10 8 (1.87%) 3PAR
11 7 (1.64%) IBM
11 7 (1.64%) Symantec
12 6 (1.40%) Blackboard
12 6 (1.40%) CommVault
12 6 (1.40%) Sitecore
12 6 (1.40%) SolarWinds
13 5 (1.17%) AppSense
13 5 (1.17%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.17%) Nintex
13 5 (1.17%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £28k-£36k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £24,300 to £27,300 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50 - 60k + bonus, 5% Pension, 25 days, flexi time, shares and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 50000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redgate
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Posted: 19 days ago
Peterborough
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago