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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 26.15% 17.39% 15.49%
As % of the Vendors category 47.22% 27.59% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 5
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
36 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 55.38% 63.04% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 18
Average salary £32,500 £31,627 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.76% -9.63%
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 4 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 4 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 - 3 £27,000 - 2
Microsoft
North West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 4 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 33 (76.74%) Security Cleared
2 32 (74.42%) SC Cleared
3 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
4 22 (51.16%) SQL
4 22 (51.16%) Windows
5 20 (46.51%) Oracle
5 20 (46.51%) VMware
6 16 (37.21%) AIX
6 16 (37.21%) Solaris
7 15 (34.88%) SLA
8 14 (32.56%) Cisco
9 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
9 13 (30.23%) Citrix
9 13 (30.23%) VLAN
10 12 (27.91%) SCCM
10 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
10 12 (27.91%) HP
10 12 (27.91%) EMC
10 12 (27.91%) UNIX
11 11 (25.58%) Migration
11 11 (25.58%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (23.26%) Load Balancing
13 9 (20.93%) Application Discovery
13 9 (20.93%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (20.93%) InstallShield
13 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
14 8 (18.60%) MCSE
14 8 (18.60%) Oracle8/8i Database

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
2 8 (18.60%) WebLogic
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle Application Server
2 8 (18.60%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) VLAN
2 4 (9.30%) NAS
2 4 (9.30%) SAN
3 3 (6.98%) DHCP
3 3 (6.98%) HTTP
3 3 (6.98%) VPN
3 3 (6.98%) DNS
3 3 (6.98%) Firewall
3 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.65%) Wireless
5 1 (2.33%) VDSL
5 1 (2.33%) Internet
5 1 (2.33%) PABX
5 1 (2.33%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) InstallShield
2 2 (4.65%) NUnit
2 2 (4.65%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Architect
1 11 (25.58%) Technical Architect
2 9 (20.93%) Applications Packager
3 8 (18.60%) DBA
3 8 (18.60%) Administrator
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (18.60%) SQL DBA
4 5 (11.63%) IT Support
4 5 (11.63%) Technical Design Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Junior DBA
5 4 (9.30%) Junior Oracle DBA
5 4 (9.30%) Trainee Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Trainee
5 4 (9.30%) Junior
6 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (4.65%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) COM
2 2 (4.65%) NHibernate
2 2 (4.65%) WCF
2 2 (4.65%) MonoRail
2 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.65%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Clustering
2 4 (9.30%) NHS
3 2 (4.65%) Tandem
4 1 (2.33%) Wiki
4 1 (2.33%) iPhone
4 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) AIX
2 16 (37.21%) Solaris
3 12 (27.91%) UNIX
4 8 (18.60%) Linux
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Migration
1 11 (25.58%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (23.26%) Load Balancing
3 9 (20.93%) Application Discovery
3 9 (20.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (18.60%) Change Control
5 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.30%) Change Management
7 4 (9.30%) ITIL
7 4 (9.30%) ITIL V2
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (6.98%) Network Design
8 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.65%) TDD
9 2 (4.65%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.65%) Scrum
9 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (76.74%) Security Cleared
2 32 (74.42%) SC Cleared
3 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (18.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (18.60%) MCSD
4 8 (18.60%) MCSE
4 8 (18.60%) CCA
4 8 (18.60%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (18.60%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
4 4 (9.30%) VMware Server
4 4 (9.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) SCCM
2 8 (18.60%) Data Guard
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (9.30%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.33%) SCOM
4 1 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Oracle
1 20 (46.51%) VMware
2 14 (32.56%) Cisco
3 13 (30.23%) Citrix
4 12 (27.91%) HP
4 12 (27.91%) EMC
5 8 (18.60%) IBM
5 8 (18.60%) Sun
6 2 (4.65%) McAfee
6 2 (4.65%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.65%) SonicWALL
6 2 (4.65%) Draytek
6 2 (4.65%) Veeam
7 1 (2.33%) Polycom
7 1 (2.33%) NEC
7 1 (2.33%) Hyland
7 1 (2.33%) Capita
7 1 (2.33%) SAP
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec
Cumbria
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 4 days ago
Keswick
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000
Posted: 12 days ago
Keswick
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 (Negotiable & Commensurate with Experience)
Posted: 12 days ago