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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 22 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 30.14% 17.86% 13.64%
As % of the Vendors category 44.90% 25.00% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 6
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,600 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £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
49 40 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 67.12% 71.43% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44 20 16
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,350 £30,300 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Keswick - 2 £23,500 -
Microsoft
North West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 34 (87.18%) SC Cleared
1 34 (87.18%) Security Cleared
2 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 25 (64.10%) Windows
3 23 (58.97%) Oracle
4 19 (48.72%) AIX
4 19 (48.72%) Solaris
4 19 (48.72%) SLA
5 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database
6 14 (35.90%) UNIX
7 13 (33.33%) Linux
7 13 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 13 (33.33%) IBM
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (33.33%) Sun
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
7 13 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (33.33%) Data Guard
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (33.33%) Clustering
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (30.77%) Change Control
8 12 (30.77%) Oracle Applications
8 12 (30.77%) VMware
9 10 (25.64%) EMC
10 9 (23.08%) InstallShield

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
1 13 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 6 (15.38%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) VLAN
2 6 (15.38%) HTTP
3 4 (10.26%) NAS
3 4 (10.26%) SAN
4 3 (7.69%) DHCP
4 3 (7.69%) VPN
4 3 (7.69%) DNS
4 3 (7.69%) Firewall
4 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.13%) Wireless
6 1 (2.56%) VDSL
6 1 (2.56%) ADSL
6 1 (2.56%) LAN
6 1 (2.56%) WAN
6 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database
3 13 (33.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 13 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) InstallShield
2 2 (5.13%) NUnit
2 2 (5.13%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) DBA
1 13 (33.33%) Administrator
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 13 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 9 (23.08%) Applications Packager
3 6 (15.38%) Architect
3 6 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Junior
4 5 (12.82%) Junior DBA
4 5 (12.82%) Junior Oracle DBA
4 5 (12.82%) Trainee Administrator
4 5 (12.82%) Trainee
5 3 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) IT Support
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Design Architect
6 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) COM
2 2 (5.13%) NHibernate
2 2 (5.13%) WCF
2 2 (5.13%) MonoRail
2 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (5.13%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Tandem
3 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.56%) Wiki
3 1 (2.56%) iPhone
3 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) AIX
2 19 (48.72%) Solaris
3 14 (35.90%) UNIX
4 13 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (30.77%) Change Control
3 9 (23.08%) Application Discovery
4 8 (20.51%) Change Management
5 7 (17.95%) Migration
6 6 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (15.38%) Load Balancing
7 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (12.82%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (10.26%) ITIL V2
8 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.26%) ITIL
8 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.69%) Network Design
10 2 (5.13%) Web Application Development
10 2 (5.13%) Scrum
10 2 (5.13%) MVC
10 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.13%) TDD
11 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (87.18%) SC Cleared
1 34 (87.18%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (15.38%) MCSD
3 6 (15.38%) MCSE
3 6 (15.38%) CCA
3 6 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (15.38%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (48.72%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 4 (10.26%) VMware Server
4 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 13 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 9 (23.08%) SCCM
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (10.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Oracle
2 13 (33.33%) IBM
2 13 (33.33%) Sun
3 12 (30.77%) VMware
4 10 (25.64%) EMC
5 9 (23.08%) HP
6 8 (20.51%) Cisco
7 6 (15.38%) Citrix
8 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
8 2 (5.13%) Draytek
9 1 (2.56%) Veeam
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + + Benefits + Overtime + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago