The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Anglia region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Anglia 50.00% 9.09% 11.76%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 33.33% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -39.39%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
East of England

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

Vendors Category
East Anglia
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Anglia 50.00% 27.27% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -15.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

Microsoft
Salary Trend in East Anglia

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in East Anglia

Microsoft
Top 26 Related IT Skills in East Anglia

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Anglia 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 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) VB
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (85.71%) Business Objects
1 6 (85.71%) IIS
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) XSLT
1 6 (85.71%) WSDL
1 6 (85.71%) Web Development
1 6 (85.71%) DevExpress
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in East Anglia by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Anglia 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 6 (85.71%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) IT Support
3 4 (57.14%) Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Web Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Web Support Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) VB Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) XSLT
1 6 (85.71%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Business Objects
1 6 (85.71%) DevExpress