The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East Anglia region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Anglia 27.27% 31.58% 11.11%
As % of the Vendors category 75.00% 75.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 3
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
East Anglia
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Anglia 36.36% 42.11% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 6
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
East of England

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 30 Related IT Skills in East Anglia

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) VB
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (75.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
1 3 (75.00%) WSDL
1 3 (75.00%) DevExpress
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in East Anglia by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
1 3 (75.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (75.00%) DevExpress