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 22 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 17 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 7.29% 23.91% 17.07%
As % of the Vendors category 41.18% 64.71% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 6
Average salary £21,500 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
17 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 17.71% 36.96% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 14
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £21,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 22 May 2015. 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
Truro - 3 £28,000 -
Redruth - 2 £19,000 -
St Ives - 1 £21,500 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) A+ Certification
3 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (15.38%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) X++
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) MCTS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) DNN
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) ADSL
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) MorphX
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Network Support
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Network Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) ERP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) REST
3 2 (15.38%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) WF
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (15.38%) Web Development
1 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (15.38%) TDD
1 2 (15.38%) Workflow
1 2 (15.38%) Scrum
1 2 (15.38%) CRM
1 2 (15.38%) ERP
1 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Logistics
2 1 (7.69%) ITSM
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) X++
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) A+ Certification
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) MCTS
4 2 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 2 (15.38%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) Sage
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle