The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 23.94% 14.58% 21.67%
As % of the Vendors category 48.57% 24.14% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 7
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
35 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 49.30% 60.42% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 19
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,142
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Cumbria

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Cumbria

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cumbria

Microsoft
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
Millom - 2 £32,500 -
Keswick - 1 £27,000 -
Microsoft
North West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 29 (70.73%) Security Cleared
2 26 (63.41%) SC Cleared
3 23 (56.10%) SQL Server
4 22 (53.66%) Windows
5 21 (51.22%) VMware
6 17 (41.46%) SQL
7 16 (39.02%) Oracle
8 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
8 14 (34.15%) Cisco
8 14 (34.15%) SCCM
8 14 (34.15%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (31.71%) Citrix
9 13 (31.71%) SharePoint
10 12 (29.27%) AIX
10 12 (29.27%) Solaris
10 12 (29.27%) HP
11 11 (26.83%) VLAN
11 11 (26.83%) Migration
12 10 (24.39%) Load Balancing
12 10 (24.39%) EMC
12 10 (24.39%) UNIX
13 9 (21.95%) InstallShield
13 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (19.51%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
14 8 (19.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (19.51%) Office Communications Server
14 8 (19.51%) SLA
14 8 (19.51%) CCA
14 8 (19.51%) Citrix Certification

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 13 (31.71%) SharePoint
2 8 (19.51%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 8 (19.51%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) VLAN
2 3 (7.32%) PABX
2 3 (7.32%) HTTP
2 3 (7.32%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) FTP
3 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.88%) SAN
3 2 (4.88%) NAS
4 1 (2.44%) VPN
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.44%) DHCP
4 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (56.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (4.88%) MySQL
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) InstallShield
2 2 (4.88%) NUnit
2 2 (4.88%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Architect
1 12 (29.27%) Technical Architect
2 9 (21.95%) Applications Packager
3 6 (14.63%) Technical Design Architect
4 4 (9.76%) SQL DBA
4 4 (9.76%) DBA
4 4 (9.76%) Support Technician
4 4 (9.76%) Administrator
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (7.32%) IT Support
5 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.88%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Junior DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Oracle DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Trainee Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
1 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.88%) NHibernate
2 2 (4.88%) WCF
2 2 (4.88%) MonoRail
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.88%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (2.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) NHS
1 4 (9.76%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Tandem
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) AIX
2 12 (29.27%) Solaris
3 10 (24.39%) UNIX
4 4 (9.76%) Linux
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Technical Architecture
2 11 (26.83%) Migration
3 10 (24.39%) Load Balancing
4 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.76%) ITIL
5 4 (9.76%) Change Control
6 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) ERP
6 3 (7.32%) Data Security
7 2 (4.88%) MVC
7 2 (4.88%) Change Management
7 2 (4.88%) Project Management
7 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.88%) TDD
7 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C#
2 2 (4.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (70.73%) Security Cleared
2 26 (63.41%) SC Cleared
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (19.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (19.51%) MCSD
4 8 (19.51%) MCSE
4 8 (19.51%) CCA
4 8 (19.51%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (19.51%) CCEA
5 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Server
4 2 (4.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) Data Guard
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (7.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (7.32%) SCOM
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) VMware
2 16 (39.02%) Oracle
3 14 (34.15%) Cisco
4 13 (31.71%) Citrix
5 12 (29.27%) HP
6 10 (24.39%) EMC
7 4 (9.76%) IBM
7 4 (9.76%) Sun
8 3 (7.32%) SAP
8 3 (7.32%) Dell
8 3 (7.32%) Symantec
8 3 (7.32%) NEC
8 3 (7.32%) Polycom
8 3 (7.32%) Veeam
9 2 (4.88%) McAfee
10 1 (2.44%) Hyland
10 1 (2.44%) Capita
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits + Overtime + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + + Benefits + Overtime + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago