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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 82 104 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 24.85% 21.62% 25.81%
As % of the Vendors category 69.49% 66.67% 59.81%
Number of salaries quoted 81 97 45
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
118 156 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 35.76% 32.43% 43.15%
Number of salaries quoted 106 140 85
Median salary £37,600 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 52 (33.33%) Windows
3 48 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (23.72%) SQL Server
4 37 (23.72%) .NET
4 37 (23.72%) Active Directory
5 33 (21.15%) MS Exchange
6 32 (20.51%) C#
7 29 (18.59%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 26 (16.67%) Linux
9 23 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (14.74%) SQL
9 23 (14.74%) Degree
10 22 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (14.10%) Remote Desktop
11 21 (13.46%) Java
12 20 (12.82%) High Availability
13 19 (12.18%) Finance
14 18 (11.54%) MVC
15 17 (10.90%) Scrum
15 17 (10.90%) HTML
15 17 (10.90%) ITIL
16 16 (10.26%) Apple
17 15 (9.62%) AWS CloudFormation
17 15 (9.62%) Puppet
17 15 (9.62%) jQuery
17 15 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (8.97%) JavaScript
18 14 (8.97%) Ruby

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 33 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.64%) CMS
6 1 (0.64%) Drupal
6 1 (0.64%) IIS
6 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 54 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.05%) MS Office
3 9 (5.77%) MS Project
4 3 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (9.62%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (7.69%) Office 365
4 11 (7.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (3.85%) IaaS
6 5 (3.21%) PaaS
7 4 (2.56%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.64%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.10%) Remote Desktop
2 13 (8.33%) VPN
3 10 (6.41%) Firewall
4 7 (4.49%) Ethernet
4 7 (4.49%) VoIP
5 6 (3.85%) Wireless
6 5 (3.21%) Internet
6 5 (3.21%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.21%) xDSL
7 3 (1.92%) Network Security
8 2 (1.28%) DNS
8 2 (1.28%) LAN
8 2 (1.28%) SAN
8 2 (1.28%) SSL
8 2 (1.28%) WAN
9 1 (0.64%) BGP
9 1 (0.64%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.64%) H.323
9 1 (0.64%) Intranet
9 1 (0.64%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (23.72%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.21%) OLAP
5 3 (1.92%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (1.92%) QlikView
5 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.28%) Data Mart
6 2 (1.28%) Power BI
6 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.64%) Big Data
7 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.64%) Datazen
7 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.64%) MS Access
7 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.13%) Selenium
3 4 (2.56%) JIRA
3 4 (2.56%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.92%) JMeter
4 3 (1.92%) LoadUI
5 2 (1.28%) Subversion
5 2 (1.28%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.64%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.64%) Calabash
6 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.64%) JUnit
6 1 (0.64%) NUnit
6 1 (0.64%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 19 (12.18%) Finance
2 13 (8.33%) Games
3 11 (7.05%) Law
3 11 (7.05%) Marketing
4 6 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (24.36%) Developer
2 30 (19.23%) Analyst
3 24 (15.38%) IT Support
4 20 (12.82%) .NET Developer
5 18 (11.54%) C# Developer
6 16 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (10.26%) Support Engineer
7 15 (9.62%) IT Analyst
8 14 (8.97%) DevOps Engineer
8 14 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (8.97%) IT Engineer
9 12 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
10 11 (7.05%) Agile Developer
10 11 (7.05%) AWS Developer
10 11 (7.05%) AWS Engineer
10 11 (7.05%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (7.05%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (7.05%) Project Manager
10 11 (7.05%) Service Analyst
10 11 (7.05%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (23.72%) .NET
2 17 (10.90%) HTML
3 15 (9.62%) jQuery
4 13 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 12 (7.69%) Web Services
6 10 (6.41%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (5.77%) SOAP
8 8 (5.13%) CSS
9 7 (4.49%) .NET Framework
9 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (3.85%) AngularJS
11 5 (3.21%) Entity Framework
11 5 (3.21%) HTML5
11 5 (3.21%) WCF
12 4 (2.56%) J2EE
13 3 (1.92%) CSS3
13 3 (1.92%) MDX
13 3 (1.92%) XML
14 2 (1.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.59%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 11 (7.05%) Smartphone
4 9 (5.77%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.13%) iPhone
6 7 (4.49%) Driving Licence
6 7 (4.49%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.85%) N-Tier
7 6 (3.85%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (3.85%) User Experience
8 5 (3.21%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (1.92%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.92%) Statistics
9 3 (1.92%) Xbox
10 2 (1.28%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.64%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.64%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 52 (33.33%) Windows
2 26 (16.67%) Linux
3 13 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 11 (7.05%) Windows Phone
5 10 (6.41%) Unix
6 9 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.92%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.28%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.64%) Android
9 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 22 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (12.82%) High Availability
5 18 (11.54%) MVC
6 17 (10.90%) ITIL
6 17 (10.90%) Scrum
7 14 (8.97%) DevOps
7 14 (8.97%) SDLC
8 11 (7.05%) Build Automation
9 10 (6.41%) ITIL V3
9 10 (6.41%) PRINCE2
10 9 (5.77%) CRM
10 9 (5.77%) Web Development
11 8 (5.13%) TDD
11 8 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (5.13%) Web Application Development
12 7 (4.49%) Analytics
12 7 (4.49%) Mobile Application Development
12 7 (4.49%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.51%) C#
2 23 (14.74%) SQL
3 21 (13.46%) Java
4 14 (8.97%) Bash Shell
4 14 (8.97%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.97%) Ruby
5 4 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.28%) PHP
7 2 (1.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.64%) C++
8 1 (0.64%) Perl
8 1 (0.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (14.74%) Degree
2 15 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.05%) AWS Certification
4 10 (6.41%) A+ Certification
5 6 (3.85%) HNC
5 6 (3.85%) HND
6 5 (3.21%) ISTQB
6 5 (3.21%) MCSD
7 4 (2.56%) ISEB
8 3 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.64%) MCP
9 1 (0.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (23.72%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.21%) vSphere
4 3 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (9.62%) Puppet
2 14 (8.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (10.26%) Apple
2 12 (7.69%) VMware
3 11 (7.05%) Clearswift
3 11 (7.05%) Proofpoint
4 10 (6.41%) Cisco
5 6 (3.85%) Citrix
5 6 (3.85%) Nokia
6 5 (3.21%) Xamarin
7 4 (2.56%) Google
8 3 (1.92%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.92%) Juniper
8 3 (1.92%) Sophos
9 2 (1.28%) Mitel
10 1 (0.64%) Adobe
10 1 (0.64%) Atmel
10 1 (0.64%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.64%) Netezza
10 1 (0.64%) SAP
10 1 (0.64%) Tableau
10 1 (0.64%) Teradata
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