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 24 September 2016 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 40 58 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 14.76% 18.47% 22.80%
As % of the Vendors category 46.51% 65.17% 53.77%
Number of salaries quoted 39 49 50
Median salary £34,000 £57,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.86% +47.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Microsoft
Suffolk

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
86 89 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 31.73% 28.34% 42.40%
Number of salaries quoted 78 74 93
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £31,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 54 (43.90%) Windows
2 42 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (28.46%) MS Exchange
3 35 (28.46%) Active Directory
4 33 (26.83%) .NET
5 31 (25.20%) SQL Server
6 29 (23.58%) C#
7 28 (22.76%) MS Excel
8 23 (18.70%) Configuration Management
9 22 (17.89%) MS Office
9 22 (17.89%) Finance
10 21 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (15.45%) HTML
12 18 (14.63%) SQL
13 17 (13.82%) Office 365
14 16 (13.01%) JavaScript
14 16 (13.01%) VPN
14 16 (13.01%) Blackberry
15 15 (12.20%) Games
15 15 (12.20%) jQuery
15 15 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (12.20%) SDLC
16 14 (11.38%) Windows Phone
16 14 (11.38%) Proofpoint
16 14 (11.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (11.38%) High Availability
16 14 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2010
16 14 (11.38%) Smartphone
16 14 (11.38%) Law
16 14 (11.38%) Apple

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 35 (28.46%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (4.07%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.81%) CMS
6 1 (0.81%) Drupal
6 1 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (22.76%) MS Excel
2 22 (17.89%) MS Office
3 5 (4.07%) MS Project
4 3 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.82%) Office 365
2 15 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (7.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.25%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.63%) IaaS
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.81%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.01%) VPN
2 11 (8.94%) Remote Desktop
2 11 (8.94%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.25%) Firewall
3 4 (3.25%) LAN
3 4 (3.25%) WAN
4 3 (2.44%) Network Security
5 2 (1.63%) DHCP
5 2 (1.63%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.63%) SSL
5 2 (1.63%) VoIP
5 2 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.81%) BGP
6 1 (0.81%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.81%) H.323
6 1 (0.81%) Intranet
6 1 (0.81%) L2TP
6 1 (0.81%) OSPF
6 1 (0.81%) PPTP
6 1 (0.81%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.63%) Power BI
6 2 (1.63%) QlikView
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.81%) MS Access
7 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.81%) OLAP
7 1 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.88%) JIRA
2 6 (4.88%) Selenium
2 6 (4.88%) SoapUI
3 5 (4.07%) JMeter
3 5 (4.07%) LoadUI
4 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.63%) Subversion
6 1 (0.81%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.81%) Calabash
6 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.81%) JUnit
6 1 (0.81%) NUnit
6 1 (0.81%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 22 (17.89%) Finance
2 15 (12.20%) Games
3 14 (11.38%) Law
4 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (28.46%) Developer
2 29 (23.58%) Analyst
3 14 (11.38%) Support Engineer
4 13 (10.57%) .NET Developer
5 12 (9.76%) Agile Business Analyst
5 12 (9.76%) Business Analyst
5 12 (9.76%) C# Developer
5 12 (9.76%) IT Support
6 11 (8.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (8.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (6.50%) Agile .NET Developer
8 8 (6.50%) Agile C# Developer
8 8 (6.50%) Agile Developer
8 8 (6.50%) AWS Developer
8 8 (6.50%) AWS Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) IT Analyst
8 8 (6.50%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.83%) .NET
2 19 (15.45%) HTML
3 15 (12.20%) jQuery
4 11 (8.94%) ASP.NET
4 11 (8.94%) CSS
4 11 (8.94%) SOAP
5 10 (8.13%) .NET Framework
5 10 (8.13%) Web Services
6 8 (6.50%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (6.50%) XML
7 5 (4.07%) Entity Framework
8 4 (3.25%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (3.25%) HTML5
9 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (1.63%) Akka
10 2 (1.63%) CSS3
11 1 (0.81%) J2EE
11 1 (0.81%) Node.js
11 1 (0.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (13.01%) Blackberry
3 14 (11.38%) Smartphone
4 11 (8.94%) iPhone
5 9 (7.32%) Driving Licence
6 7 (5.69%) Mobile Computing
6 7 (5.69%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (3.25%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.25%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.44%) User Experience
9 2 (1.63%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.63%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.81%) Online Games
10 1 (0.81%) Replication
10 1 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 54 (43.90%) Windows
2 14 (11.38%) Windows Phone
2 14 (11.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (10.57%) Windows Server
4 9 (7.32%) Linux
5 5 (4.07%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.25%) Unix
6 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.63%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (18.70%) Configuration Management
3 15 (12.20%) SDLC
4 14 (11.38%) High Availability
5 13 (10.57%) Service Management
6 12 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (8.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (8.94%) MVC
8 10 (8.13%) DevOps
8 10 (8.13%) Scrum
9 9 (7.32%) Line Management
10 8 (6.50%) Build Automation
10 8 (6.50%) PRINCE2
10 8 (6.50%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (6.50%) Web Development
11 7 (5.69%) Balanced Scorecard
11 7 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.69%) Process Management
11 7 (5.69%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.58%) C#
2 18 (14.63%) SQL
3 16 (13.01%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.94%) Java
5 8 (6.50%) Bash Shell
5 8 (6.50%) Ruby
6 5 (4.07%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.25%) R
8 2 (1.63%) C
8 2 (1.63%) Erlang
8 2 (1.63%) PHP
8 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.81%) C++
9 1 (0.81%) Perl
9 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (9.76%) Degree
2 8 (6.50%) AWS Certification
3 4 (3.25%) ISEB
4 3 (2.44%) MCSD
4 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.63%) CCNA
5 2 (1.63%) CCNP
5 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.81%) MCP
6 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.81%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.94%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (28.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.25%) vSphere
4 1 (0.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (7.32%) Puppet
2 8 (6.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (11.38%) Apple
1 14 (11.38%) Clearswift
1 14 (11.38%) Proofpoint
2 12 (9.76%) Citrix
3 11 (8.94%) VMware
4 9 (7.32%) Nokia
5 7 (5.69%) Cisco
6 5 (4.07%) Sage
7 4 (3.25%) Google
8 3 (2.44%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.44%) Juniper
8 3 (2.44%) Mitel
8 3 (2.44%) Sophos
8 3 (2.44%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.81%) Adobe
9 1 (0.81%) Atmel
9 1 (0.81%) Avaya
9 1 (0.81%) NEC
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