The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 4 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 48 64 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.74% 13.91% 24.47%
As % of the Vendors category 60.76% 52.03% 69.83%
Number of salaries quoted 40 55 60
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,800 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%

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

Vendors Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 123 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 47.31% 26.74% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 67 88 92
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Ipswich

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 48 (61.54%) .NET
2 39 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 37 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (46.15%) C#
5 28 (35.90%) Finance
6 26 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 26 (33.33%) SQL
6 26 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (32.05%) HTML
8 22 (28.21%) CSS
9 18 (23.08%) jQuery
10 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
11 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET
11 15 (19.23%) Windows
11 15 (19.23%) SDLC
12 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
13 13 (16.67%) Windows Server
14 12 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (15.38%) Web Development
14 12 (15.38%) E-Commerce
15 11 (14.10%) Active Directory
15 11 (14.10%) XML
15 11 (14.10%) .NET Framework
15 11 (14.10%) QA
16 10 (12.82%) Waterfall
17 9 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
17 9 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (11.54%) Unit Testing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.97%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.13%) CMS
4 3 (3.85%) IIS
4 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) Apache
5 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.54%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.56%) InDesign
3 2 (2.56%) MS Project
3 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.54%) Office 365
3 5 (6.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) VPN
2 6 (7.69%) DNS
3 5 (6.41%) Firewall
3 5 (6.41%) HTTP
3 5 (6.41%) HTTPS
3 5 (6.41%) IMAP
3 5 (6.41%) Internet
3 5 (6.41%) SMTP
4 3 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.69%) OLTP
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.13%) OLAP
5 3 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.85%) QlikView
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.56%) MySQL
6 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.56%) Power BI
6 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.41%) JIRA
3 3 (3.85%) Subversion
4 2 (2.56%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (2.56%) JMeter
4 2 (2.56%) LoadUI
4 2 (2.56%) Selenium
4 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.28%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.28%) Zephyr
General
1 28 (35.90%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.13%) Legal
4 3 (3.85%) Marketing
5 2 (2.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (35.90%) Developer
2 19 (24.36%) Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) .NET Developer
4 9 (11.54%) Software Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Business Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Agile Business Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Business Development Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) C# Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Development Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) IT Support
6 7 (8.97%) Software Development Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Software Development Business Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Test Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.69%) IT Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (61.54%) .NET
2 25 (32.05%) HTML
3 22 (28.21%) CSS
4 18 (23.08%) jQuery
5 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET
6 11 (14.10%) .NET Framework
6 11 (14.10%) XML
7 6 (7.69%) Entity Framework
8 4 (5.13%) Ajax
8 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (5.13%) J2EE
8 4 (5.13%) JSON
8 4 (5.13%) Kendo UI
8 4 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (5.13%) RequireJS
8 4 (5.13%) SOAP
9 3 (3.85%) HTML5
9 3 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) Clustering
2 7 (8.97%) Xbox
3 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.85%) User Experience
5 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.56%) PMI
6 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.28%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.28%) Replication
6 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.23%) Windows
2 13 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.97%) Unix
4 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.41%) Linux
5 5 (6.41%) Mac OS
5 5 (6.41%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.41%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.23%) SDLC
3 12 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 12 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (15.38%) Web Development
4 10 (12.82%) Waterfall
5 9 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 8 (10.26%) High Availability
6 8 (10.26%) MVC
6 8 (10.26%) SOLID
6 8 (10.26%) Wireframes
7 7 (8.97%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 7 (8.97%) CRM
7 7 (8.97%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (7.69%) Analytics
8 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (7.69%) Use Case
8 6 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.15%) C#
2 26 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 26 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
4 6 (7.69%) Java
5 4 (5.13%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.56%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.56%) VB
7 1 (1.28%) C
7 1 (1.28%) Erlang
7 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.41%) A+ Certification
3 5 (6.41%) CCNA
3 5 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.41%) MCP
3 5 (6.41%) MCSA
3 5 (6.41%) MCSE
3 5 (6.41%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (5.13%) ISEB
5 3 (3.85%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) QA
2 4 (5.13%) HL7
2 4 (5.13%) SLA
3 2 (2.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.28%) Perfmon
1 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) Google
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) Adobe
4 1 (1.28%) VMware
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