The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Huntingdon 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 5 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huntingdon 20.00% 32.50% 38.24%
As % of the Vendors category 37.50% 68.42% 70.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 25
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £46,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Huntingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huntingdon 53.33% 47.50% 54.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 34
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Huntingdon

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Huntingdon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Huntingdon

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Huntingdon

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Huntingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Huntingdon region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Huntingdon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huntingdon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Huntingdon 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 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) VMware
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
4 10 (47.62%) MCSE
4 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 8 (38.10%) MCITP
7 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco
7 7 (33.33%) HP
7 7 (33.33%) NetApp
8 6 (28.57%) MS Office
8 6 (28.57%) Citrix
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (28.57%) MCTS
8 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (23.81%) Office 365
9 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec
9 5 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (19.05%) SQL
10 4 (19.05%) Migration
10 4 (19.05%) NCDA
10 4 (19.05%) NCIE
10 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
10 4 (19.05%) Lync
10 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Huntingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Huntingdon 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 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) Lync
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) IT Trainer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Trainer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) IT Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Android Development
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (47.62%) MCSE
3 8 (38.10%) MCITP
4 6 (28.57%) MCTS
5 5 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (19.05%) NCDA
6 4 (19.05%) NCIE
7 3 (14.29%) VCAP
7 3 (14.29%) VTSP
7 3 (14.29%) VCDX
8 1 (4.76%) MCP
8 1 (4.76%) MCSA
8 1 (4.76%) CCA
8 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (14.29%) XenApp
5 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.76%) Terminal Server
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
2 2 (9.52%) SCSM
3 1 (4.76%) DameWare
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) HP
2 7 (33.33%) NetApp
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) AppSense
4 3 (14.29%) Veeam
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
5 2 (9.52%) Websense
6 1 (4.76%) Sophos
6 1 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) Kaseya
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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EXCELerate
Salary: £45K + Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago