The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 16 1
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 49 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 52.69% 9.20% 28.95%
As % of the Vendors category 89.09% 53.33% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49 8 11
Average salary £22,000 £20,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cornwall region.

Vendors Category
Cornwall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 59.14% 17.24% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 55 15 19
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Cornwall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Cornwall region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Cornwall

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Cornwall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cornwall

Microsoft
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redruth +4 41 £22,000 +15.78% 3
Bodmin - 1 £18,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cornwall region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 51 (79.69%) Windows
2 47 (73.44%) Firewall
3 44 (68.75%) VMware
3 44 (68.75%) WatchGuard
3 44 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (67.19%) Windows 7
5 40 (62.50%) MS Excel
6 34 (53.13%) Active Directory
7 33 (51.56%) WAN
7 33 (51.56%) Cisco
7 33 (51.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (51.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (51.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 28 (43.75%) MS Exchange
9 28 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 28 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 26 (40.63%) Time Management
11 23 (35.94%) SCOM
11 23 (35.94%) VLAN
11 23 (35.94%) Fortinet
11 23 (35.94%) Kaspersky
11 23 (35.94%) Hyper-V
11 23 (35.94%) Veeam
11 23 (35.94%) Kaseya
11 23 (35.94%) EqualLogic
11 23 (35.94%) SharePoint
11 23 (35.94%) HP
11 23 (35.94%) Dell
11 23 (35.94%) EMC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cornwall region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 28 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
1 28 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 23 (35.94%) SharePoint
3 10 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (9.38%) CMS
5 4 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 40 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.19%) MS Office
3 4 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.13%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (17.19%) Office 365
2 6 (9.38%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 47 (73.44%) Firewall
2 33 (51.56%) WAN
3 23 (35.94%) SAN
3 23 (35.94%) VLAN
4 21 (32.81%) VoIP
5 11 (17.19%) PBX
5 11 (17.19%) VPN
6 10 (15.63%) ADSL
6 10 (15.63%) LAN
6 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 6 (9.38%) Advertising
1 6 (9.38%) Marketing
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 23 (35.94%) Systems Engineer
2 21 (32.81%) Support Engineer
3 14 (21.88%) 1st Line Support
4 11 (17.19%) 1st Line Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Service Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Service Desk Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Service Desk Support
4 11 (17.19%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Support Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 10 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) IT Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) CSS
1 4 (6.25%) CSS3
1 4 (6.25%) HTML
1 4 (6.25%) HTML5
1 4 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.94%) EqualLogic
2 18 (28.13%) EPoS
3 17 (26.56%) Data Protection Act
4 10 (15.63%) Driving Licence
5 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (9.38%) Social Media
6 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 51 (79.69%) Windows
2 43 (67.19%) Windows 7
3 33 (51.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (51.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (51.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (31.25%) Windows 10
4 20 (31.25%) Windows 8
5 14 (21.88%) Windows Server
6 10 (15.63%) Linux
6 10 (15.63%) Unix
6 10 (15.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Time Management
2 23 (35.94%) ITIL
3 19 (29.69%) ERP
4 18 (28.13%) Database Tuning
5 17 (26.56%) Data Protection
6 11 (17.19%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (17.19%) PRINCE2
6 11 (17.19%) Project Management
7 6 (9.38%) Content Management
7 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 6 (9.38%) Email Marketing
8 4 (6.25%) Web Development
9 2 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) C
3 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) A+ Certification
1 14 (21.88%) Network+ Certification
2 10 (15.63%) MCSA
2 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.25%) MCP
4 2 (3.13%) AAT
5 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 44 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (53.13%) Active Directory
3 23 (35.94%) Hyper-V
4 10 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (35.94%) Foglight
1 23 (35.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (68.75%) VMware
1 44 (68.75%) WatchGuard
2 33 (51.56%) Cisco
3 23 (35.94%) Dell
3 23 (35.94%) EMC
3 23 (35.94%) Fortinet
3 23 (35.94%) HP
3 23 (35.94%) Kaseya
3 23 (35.94%) Kaspersky
3 23 (35.94%) NetApp
3 23 (35.94%) Veeam
4 4 (6.25%) Adobe
4 4 (6.25%) SAP
5 2 (3.13%) Sage
Truro, Cornwall
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago