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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 14 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 237 217 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.50% 11.00% 13.76%
As % of the Vendors category 40.93% 31.18% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 201 178 280
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
579 696 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.41% 35.28% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 465 581 666
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,260
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +3 148 £40,000 - 23
Peterborough +2 38 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Huntingdon +9 28 £37,500 +18.11% 1
St Neots 0 2 £37,500 +1.35%
Ely - 2 - -
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 180 (39.47%) Windows
2 161 (35.31%) MS Excel
3 146 (32.02%) SQL Server
3 146 (32.02%) VMware
4 135 (29.61%) Active Directory
5 114 (25.00%) .NET
6 108 (23.68%) C#
7 101 (22.15%) Windows Server
8 95 (20.83%) Degree
9 88 (19.30%) SQL
10 85 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 79 (17.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 76 (16.67%) MS Exchange
13 73 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
14 69 (15.13%) Software Engineering
15 66 (14.47%) Finance
15 66 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
16 64 (14.04%) Citrix
17 55 (12.06%) Cisco
17 55 (12.06%) Linux
18 54 (11.84%) ITIL
19 50 (10.96%) ASP.NET
19 50 (10.96%) Office 365
20 48 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
20 48 (10.53%) MCSE
20 48 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
21 45 (9.87%) MVC
21 45 (9.87%) Firewall
22 44 (9.65%) Computer Science
23 41 (8.99%) 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 76 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 36 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 29 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (4.17%) Skype for Business
5 17 (3.73%) IIS
6 15 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.32%) Moodle
10 4 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.88%) SAS
11 3 (0.66%) Apache
11 3 (0.66%) WordPress
12 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.44%) Drupal
12 2 (0.44%) nginx
12 2 (0.44%) Sonic ESB
13 1 (0.22%) Confluence
13 1 (0.22%) GroupWise
Applications
1 161 (35.31%) MS Excel
2 35 (7.68%) MS Office
3 10 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.75%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 12 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.54%) Dynamics GP
4 6 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (1.32%) Magento
5 2 (0.44%) nopCommerce
5 2 (0.44%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 66 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (10.96%) Office 365
3 24 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.75%) SaaS
5 7 (1.54%) PaaS
6 3 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.22%) IaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 45 (9.87%) Firewall
2 40 (8.77%) DNS
3 39 (8.55%) SAN
3 39 (8.55%) TCP/IP
4 25 (5.48%) DHCP
4 25 (5.48%) LAN
5 19 (4.17%) VPN
6 13 (2.85%) WAN
7 12 (2.63%) Wireless
8 9 (1.97%) VLAN
8 9 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (1.75%) HTTP
9 8 (1.75%) Internet
9 8 (1.75%) NAS
9 8 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (1.54%) Ethernet
11 6 (1.32%) NetScaler
12 4 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.88%) Skype
12 4 (0.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (32.02%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.17%) Big Data
2 19 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.54%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.54%) OLAP
8 5 (1.10%) MySQL
8 5 (1.10%) Power BI
8 5 (1.10%) QlikView
8 5 (1.10%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Power View
9 4 (0.88%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.88%) Spotfire
10 3 (0.66%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (5.48%) NUnit
2 24 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (4.39%) Rhino Mocks
4 16 (3.51%) Ranorex
5 15 (3.29%) Visual Studio
6 12 (2.63%) Git (software)
7 10 (2.19%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (1.75%) Selenium
9 7 (1.54%) Moq
10 6 (1.32%) SpecFlow
10 6 (1.32%) Subversion
11 4 (0.88%) JIRA
12 3 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.66%) LabVIEW
12 3 (0.66%) MSBuild
12 3 (0.66%) MSTest
12 3 (0.66%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.44%) Buildbot
14 1 (0.22%) Mercurial
General
1 66 (14.47%) Finance
2 14 (3.07%) Banking
3 13 (2.85%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.10%) Electronics
5 5 (1.10%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.10%) Legal
5 5 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (0.88%) Advertising
6 4 (0.88%) Local Government
7 3 (0.66%) Retail
8 2 (0.44%) Marketing
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) French Language
9 1 (0.22%) Front Office
9 1 (0.22%) German Language
9 1 (0.22%) Military
9 1 (0.22%) Publishing
9 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 95 (20.83%) Developer
2 59 (12.94%) Analyst
3 45 (9.87%) Support Engineer
4 43 (9.43%) C# Developer
5 35 (7.68%) Consultant
6 31 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 30 (6.58%) IT Support
8 29 (6.36%) .NET Developer
8 29 (6.36%) Windows Engineer
9 28 (6.14%) Support Analyst
10 27 (5.92%) 2nd Line Support
10 27 (5.92%) IT Engineer
10 27 (5.92%) Software Engineer
11 23 (5.04%) C# .NET Developer
11 23 (5.04%) Software Developer
12 21 (4.61%) Project Manager
13 19 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 19 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
13 19 (4.17%) Microsoft Engineer
13 19 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (25.00%) .NET
2 50 (10.96%) ASP.NET
3 41 (8.99%) CSS
3 41 (8.99%) HTML
4 31 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (4.61%) XML
6 20 (4.39%) Web Services
7 19 (4.17%) .NET Framework
8 18 (3.95%) HTML5
9 16 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (3.51%) jQuery
10 14 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 11 (2.41%) WCF
12 10 (2.19%) AngularJS
13 8 (1.75%) REST
14 6 (1.32%) CSS3
14 6 (1.32%) Entity Framework
14 6 (1.32%) HTML5 Canvas
14 6 (1.32%) Razor View Engine
14 6 (1.32%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.65%) Computer Science
2 35 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.48%) Mathematics
4 23 (5.04%) Driving Licence
5 20 (4.39%) Algorithms
6 19 (4.17%) Statistics
7 16 (3.51%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.63%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.97%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.75%) NHS
11 7 (1.54%) iPad
11 7 (1.54%) Replication
12 6 (1.32%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.32%) Device Driver
12 6 (1.32%) EMC VNX
12 6 (1.32%) FMCG
12 6 (1.32%) Learning Management System
12 6 (1.32%) User Experience
12 6 (1.32%) VLE
13 5 (1.10%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 180 (39.47%) Windows
2 101 (22.15%) Windows Server
3 55 (12.06%) Linux
4 48 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (4.17%) Unix
6 17 (3.73%) Windows 8
7 15 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (2.41%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.75%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.75%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.10%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.88%) Android
11 4 (0.88%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.66%) CentOS
12 3 (0.66%) Fedora
12 3 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.66%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (15.13%) Software Engineering
3 54 (11.84%) ITIL
4 45 (9.87%) MVC
5 36 (7.89%) Scrum
6 32 (7.02%) Service Delivery
7 31 (6.80%) Unit Testing
8 25 (5.48%) DevOps
8 25 (5.48%) Project Management
8 25 (5.48%) Test Automation
9 23 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (4.61%) Analytics
11 20 (4.39%) PRINCE2
11 20 (4.39%) SDLC
11 20 (4.39%) User Stories
12 19 (4.17%) CRM
12 19 (4.17%) ERP
13 17 (3.73%) Web Development
14 16 (3.51%) Defect Management
14 16 (3.51%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (23.68%) C#
2 88 (19.30%) SQL
3 37 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 36 (7.89%) C++
4 36 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 27 (5.92%) Java
6 25 (5.48%) Python
7 20 (4.39%) C
8 14 (3.07%) T-SQL
9 11 (2.41%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.19%) Ruby
11 6 (1.32%) PHP
12 5 (1.10%) Embedded C
12 5 (1.10%) Embedded C++
13 4 (0.88%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.66%) Assembly Language
14 3 (0.66%) Perl
14 3 (0.66%) VB
15 2 (0.44%) VC++
16 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 95 (20.83%) Degree
2 79 (17.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (10.53%) MCSE
4 40 (8.77%) MCITP
5 25 (5.48%) MCSA
6 14 (3.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 14 (3.07%) SC Cleared
6 14 (3.07%) Security Cleared
7 13 (2.85%) CCNA
7 13 (2.85%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (1.97%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (1.97%) MCDST
9 9 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (1.75%) MCP
10 8 (1.75%) MCTS
11 6 (1.32%) A+ Certification
12 5 (1.10%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.88%) CCA
13 4 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.19%) SLA
2 4 (0.88%) QA
3 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.44%) GCP
3 2 (0.44%) GLP
3 2 (0.44%) SDET
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 135 (29.61%) Active Directory
2 85 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (8.55%) Hyper-V
4 29 (6.36%) vSphere
5 19 (4.17%) XenApp
6 15 (3.29%) XenDesktop
7 8 (1.75%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.32%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.32%) XenServer
10 2 (0.44%) NFS
10 2 (0.44%) Samba
10 2 (0.44%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.22%) Docker
11 1 (0.22%) Firmware
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 35 (7.68%) SCCM
2 28 (6.14%) SCOM
3 21 (4.61%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (2.63%) SCVMM
5 6 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.66%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.66%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.66%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.44%) Kibana
8 2 (0.44%) logstash
8 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.22%) NetApp OnCommand
9 1 (0.22%) Nexpose
9 1 (0.22%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.22%) SCSM
9 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 146 (32.02%) VMware
2 64 (14.04%) Citrix
3 55 (12.06%) Cisco
4 38 (8.33%) HP
5 33 (7.24%) NetApp
6 30 (6.58%) EMC
7 16 (3.51%) Dell
8 12 (2.63%) Veeam
9 7 (1.54%) IBM
9 7 (1.54%) Oracle
9 7 (1.54%) Tableau
10 6 (1.32%) Blackboard
10 6 (1.32%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.32%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.32%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.32%) SolarWinds
11 5 (1.10%) 3PAR
11 5 (1.10%) JD Edwards
11 5 (1.10%) Nintex
11 5 (1.10%) SAP
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Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
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Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
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Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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