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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 19.30% 22.86% 1.89%
As % of the Vendors category 34.38% 61.54% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Average salary £28,000 £31,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -24.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
32 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 56.14% 37.14% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 6
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -30.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £19,950 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £50,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Carlisle - 2 £10,500 - 1
Whitehaven - 1 - -
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 £65,000 -
Microsoft
North West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (63.64%) VMware
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
3 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
5 9 (40.91%) Citrix
5 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
6 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 7 (31.82%) ITIL
7 7 (31.82%) Migration
7 7 (31.82%) AIX
7 7 (31.82%) Solaris
7 7 (31.82%) UNIX
7 7 (31.82%) MCSD
7 7 (31.82%) MCSE
7 7 (31.82%) CCA
7 7 (31.82%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (31.82%) CCEA
7 7 (31.82%) Office Communications Server
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (27.27%) SCCM
9 5 (22.73%) ERP
9 5 (22.73%) Data Security
10 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco
10 4 (18.18%) Dell
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (40.91%) SharePoint
2 7 (31.82%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) WAN
1 4 (18.18%) VLAN
2 2 (9.09%) FTP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Architect
2 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Architect
4 5 (22.73%) IT Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Information Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Principal Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) AIX
2 7 (31.82%) Solaris
2 7 (31.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) ERP
3 5 (22.73%) Data Security
4 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.09%) Business Development
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (31.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (31.82%) MCSD
3 7 (31.82%) MCSE
3 7 (31.82%) CCA
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (31.82%) CCEA
4 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) DO-178B
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Firmware
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Citrix
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) Dell
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) Sage
5 1 (4.55%) AppSense
5 1 (4.55%) LANDesk
Cumbria
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Carlisle
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago