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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 17 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 209 303 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.28% 13.86% 14.18%
As % of the Vendors category 31.86% 34.31% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 174 259 298
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 £28,000 £23,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
656 883 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.40% 40.39% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 515 719 796
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,550
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,850 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +4.62%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -2 128 £36,000 -10.00% 24
Peterborough +5 47 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Huntingdon -2 22 £41,500 +10.66%
St Neots +1 6 £35,000 +3.70%
Ely -3 1 - - 1
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 191 (39.38%) SQL Server
2 184 (37.94%) .NET
3 166 (34.23%) Windows
4 159 (32.78%) SQL
5 150 (30.93%) C#
6 114 (23.51%) MS Excel
7 107 (22.06%) Windows Server
8 102 (21.03%) Active Directory
9 98 (20.21%) ASP.NET
10 96 (19.79%) VMware
11 91 (18.76%) Degree
12 80 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
12 80 (16.49%) JavaScript
13 79 (16.29%) MVC
14 72 (14.85%) Office 365
15 67 (13.81%) T-SQL
16 66 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
17 65 (13.40%) Microsoft Azure
18 64 (13.20%) HTML
18 64 (13.20%) Finance
19 63 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
20 61 (12.58%) Windows Server 2008
21 58 (11.96%) Firewall
22 56 (11.55%) CSS
22 56 (11.55%) SharePoint
23 54 (11.13%) MS Exchange
23 54 (11.13%) ASP.NET MVC
24 52 (10.72%) ERP
25 51 (10.52%) Computer Science
25 51 (10.52%) jQuery

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 56 (11.55%) SharePoint
2 54 (11.13%) MS Exchange
3 44 (9.07%) IIS
4 36 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 32 (6.60%) Skype for Business
7 23 (4.74%) SharePoint 2010
8 19 (3.92%) CMS
9 17 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 16 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.62%) Apache
12 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.41%) SAS
12 2 (0.41%) Sonic ESB
12 2 (0.41%) WordPress
13 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
Applications
1 114 (23.51%) MS Excel
2 30 (6.19%) MS Office
3 13 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.41%) MS Project
5 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.21%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 33 (6.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 24 (4.95%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (3.09%) SDL Web 8
4 8 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.62%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.41%) Magento
6 2 (0.41%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.41%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.21%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 1 (0.21%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.21%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 72 (14.85%) Office 365
2 65 (13.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (4.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 17 (3.51%) GitHub
6 2 (0.41%) SaaS
7 1 (0.21%) AdWords
7 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 58 (11.96%) Firewall
2 29 (5.98%) SAN
3 23 (4.74%) DNS
4 21 (4.33%) TCP/IP
5 16 (3.30%) WAN
6 15 (3.09%) DHCP
6 15 (3.09%) LAN
6 15 (3.09%) VPN
7 14 (2.89%) iSCSI
8 11 (2.27%) VLAN
9 9 (1.86%) NAS
10 7 (1.44%) Skype
11 6 (1.24%) Internet
11 6 (1.24%) Intranet
12 5 (1.03%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (1.03%) VoIP
13 3 (0.62%) HTTP
13 3 (0.62%) NetScaler
13 3 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (39.38%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (4.33%) MySQL
8 19 (3.92%) Relational Database
9 16 (3.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (2.27%) Big Data
12 10 (2.06%) DB2
13 7 (1.44%) NoSQL
14 6 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
14 6 (1.24%) QlikView
15 5 (1.03%) OLAP
16 4 (0.82%) Couchbase
16 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Power View
17 3 (0.62%) Data Mining
17 3 (0.62%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 49 (10.10%) Visual Studio
2 42 (8.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (4.33%) NUnit
4 18 (3.71%) Selenium
5 15 (3.09%) TeamCity
6 12 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (1.65%) JIRA
8 7 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (1.24%) Git (software)
9 6 (1.24%) Moq
9 6 (1.24%) QUnit
10 5 (1.03%) Hudson
11 4 (0.82%) AQtime
11 4 (0.82%) dotTrace
12 3 (0.62%) MorphX
12 3 (0.62%) PhantomJS
13 2 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.41%) ClearCase
13 2 (0.41%) LabVIEW
13 2 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 64 (13.20%) Finance
2 29 (5.98%) Financial Institution
3 20 (4.12%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (2.27%) Banking
7 9 (1.86%) Advertising
7 9 (1.86%) Marketing
8 6 (1.24%) Automotive
9 5 (1.03%) Brand Awareness
9 5 (1.03%) Front Office
9 5 (1.03%) Retail
10 4 (0.82%) Law
11 3 (0.62%) Back Office
11 3 (0.62%) Electronics
12 2 (0.41%) Legal
13 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.21%) Billing
13 1 (0.21%) Military
13 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 134 (27.63%) Developer
2 63 (12.99%) C# Developer
3 61 (12.58%) .NET Developer
4 59 (12.16%) Analyst
5 52 (10.72%) Consultant
6 38 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 35 (7.22%) Administrator
8 33 (6.80%) Systems Administrator
9 30 (6.19%) Senior Developer
10 29 (5.98%) Software Developer
11 28 (5.77%) Cloud Consultant
12 27 (5.57%) Architect
13 26 (5.36%) Office 365 Consultant
14 25 (5.15%) C# Software Developer
15 22 (4.54%) ASP.NET Developer
15 22 (4.54%) Azure Consultant
15 22 (4.54%) Web Developer
16 21 (4.33%) Support Engineer
16 21 (4.33%) Team Leader
17 20 (4.12%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (37.94%) .NET
2 98 (20.21%) ASP.NET
3 64 (13.20%) HTML
4 56 (11.55%) CSS
5 54 (11.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 51 (10.52%) jQuery
7 49 (10.10%) XML
8 41 (8.45%) .NET Framework
9 39 (8.04%) AngularJS
10 30 (6.19%) HTML5
11 22 (4.54%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (4.54%) WPF
12 19 (3.92%) JSON
12 19 (3.92%) XSLT
13 18 (3.71%) Entity Framework
14 16 (3.30%) Web Services
15 14 (2.89%) Razor View Engine
16 13 (2.68%) CSS3
16 13 (2.68%) NHibernate
17 12 (2.47%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.52%) Computer Science
2 25 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.95%) Mathematics
4 22 (4.54%) iPad
5 19 (3.92%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.09%) Data Centre
7 14 (2.89%) Driving Licence
7 14 (2.89%) User Experience
8 12 (2.47%) Clustering
8 12 (2.47%) Statistics
9 10 (2.06%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.24%) HP Storage
12 5 (1.03%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.03%) Replication
13 4 (0.82%) Telematics
14 3 (0.62%) Data Extraction
14 3 (0.62%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.62%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.62%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 166 (34.23%) Windows
2 107 (22.06%) Windows Server
3 63 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (12.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (5.77%) Linux
6 25 (5.15%) Windows 8
7 22 (4.54%) Windows 7
8 21 (4.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.86%) Unix
10 7 (1.44%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.03%) Android
12 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.21%) CentOS
13 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.21%) Solaris
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (16.29%) MVC
3 52 (10.72%) ERP
4 47 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
5 43 (8.87%) ITIL
6 34 (7.01%) OO
7 32 (6.60%) Migration
7 32 (6.60%) Unit Testing
8 31 (6.39%) CRM
9 29 (5.98%) PRINCE2
9 29 (5.98%) Web Development
10 23 (4.74%) Project Management
11 22 (4.54%) Analytics
11 22 (4.54%) DevOps
11 22 (4.54%) Scrum
11 22 (4.54%) Test Automation
12 20 (4.12%) SDLC
12 20 (4.12%) Software Engineering
13 19 (3.92%) Performance Optimisation
13 19 (3.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 159 (32.78%) SQL
2 150 (30.93%) C#
3 80 (16.49%) JavaScript
4 67 (13.81%) T-SQL
5 29 (5.98%) Java
6 22 (4.54%) PowerShell
7 21 (4.33%) C++
8 11 (2.27%) C
9 7 (1.44%) VBA
10 6 (1.24%) PHP
11 5 (1.03%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.82%) Python
12 4 (0.82%) X++
13 3 (0.62%) Perl
13 3 (0.62%) VB
14 2 (0.41%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.41%) Ruby
14 2 (0.41%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.41%) VC++
15 1 (0.21%) VB6
Qualifications
1 91 (18.76%) Degree
2 66 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (8.45%) MCITP
3 41 (8.45%) MCSE
4 19 (3.92%) CCNA
4 19 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (3.71%) MCTS
6 16 (3.30%) MCSA
7 10 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.65%) ISEB
8 8 (1.65%) ISTQB
8 8 (1.65%) MCDST
9 6 (1.24%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.24%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.82%) MCP
11 4 (0.82%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.98%) QA
2 19 (3.92%) SLA
3 2 (0.41%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 102 (21.03%) Active Directory
2 43 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (8.66%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.65%) Virtual Servers
4 8 (1.65%) vSphere
5 6 (1.24%) XenApp
5 6 (1.24%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.03%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.82%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.82%) XenServer
8 3 (0.62%) Corosync
8 3 (0.62%) Shibboleth
9 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.21%) Docker
10 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 33 (6.80%) SCOM
2 23 (4.74%) SCCM
3 15 (3.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 12 (2.47%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (1.86%) SCDPM
6 4 (0.82%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.62%) Pacemaker
7 3 (0.62%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.41%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.41%) vRealize
9 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.21%) Puppet
9 1 (0.21%) SCSM
9 1 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (19.79%) VMware
2 44 (9.07%) Oracle
3 38 (7.84%) Cisco
4 36 (7.42%) Citrix
5 22 (4.54%) Google
6 17 (3.51%) JD Edwards
7 12 (2.47%) EMC
8 11 (2.27%) HP
9 10 (2.06%) SAP
9 10 (2.06%) TOWER Software
10 9 (1.86%) Cognos
11 8 (1.65%) Veeam
12 5 (1.03%) Apple
12 5 (1.03%) Dell
12 5 (1.03%) NetApp
12 5 (1.03%) Tableau
13 4 (0.82%) 3PAR
13 4 (0.82%) Becrypt
13 4 (0.82%) ESRI
13 4 (0.82%) F5
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