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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 7 17 5
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 50 57 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.38% 13.13% 27.56%
As % of the Vendors category 60.24% 54.29% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 53 61
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
83 105 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 42.13% 24.19% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 69 82 97
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

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 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 46 (58.97%) .NET
2 37 (47.44%) SQL Server
3 34 (43.59%) C#
3 34 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (34.62%) Finance
4 27 (34.62%) SQL
5 26 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 25 (32.05%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (30.77%) HTML
8 21 (26.92%) CSS
9 17 (21.79%) Windows
9 17 (21.79%) jQuery
10 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
10 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET
10 14 (17.95%) SDLC
11 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (15.38%) Web Development
12 12 (15.38%) QA
12 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (14.10%) .NET Framework
13 11 (14.10%) E-Commerce
13 11 (14.10%) XML
13 11 (14.10%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
14 10 (12.82%) MS Office
14 10 (12.82%) MS Exchange
15 9 (11.54%) Unit Testing
15 9 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server

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 10 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.85%) CMS
3 3 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.82%) 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 4 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.26%) Office 365
3 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) VPN
2 4 (5.13%) DNS
2 4 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (3.85%) Firewall
3 3 (3.85%) HTTP
3 3 (3.85%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.85%) IMAP
3 3 (3.85%) Internet
3 3 (3.85%) SMTP
3 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (47.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.69%) OLTP
4 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.13%) OLAP
6 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.85%) QlikView
6 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.56%) MySQL
7 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.41%) JIRA
3 3 (3.85%) JMeter
3 3 (3.85%) LoadUI
3 3 (3.85%) Selenium
3 3 (3.85%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.56%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (2.56%) Subversion
4 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.28%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.28%) Zephyr
General
1 27 (34.62%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.13%) Legal
4 3 (3.85%) Marketing
5 2 (2.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Billing
6 1 (1.28%) Games
6 1 (1.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (35.90%) Developer
2 17 (21.79%) Analyst
3 10 (12.82%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Software Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) C# Developer
5 7 (8.97%) Software Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Test Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.41%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.41%) Business Development Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Development Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) IT Support
7 5 (6.41%) Software Development Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Software Development Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (58.97%) .NET
2 24 (30.77%) HTML
3 21 (26.92%) CSS
4 17 (21.79%) jQuery
5 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET
6 11 (14.10%) .NET Framework
6 11 (14.10%) XML
7 6 (7.69%) Entity Framework
8 5 (6.41%) SOAP
9 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (5.13%) J2EE
9 4 (5.13%) Kendo UI
9 4 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (5.13%) RequireJS
10 3 (3.85%) Ajax
10 3 (3.85%) Akka
10 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.05%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.69%) Xbox
3 5 (6.41%) Clustering
4 3 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.85%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.85%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.85%) User Experience
5 2 (2.56%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.56%) Economics
5 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.56%) PMI
6 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.28%) iPhone
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.28%) Replication
6 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.79%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
3 6 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.13%) Unix
6 3 (3.85%) Linux
6 3 (3.85%) Mac OS
6 3 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.95%) SDLC
3 12 (15.38%) Web Development
4 11 (14.10%) E-Commerce
4 11 (14.10%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 8 (10.26%) MVC
6 8 (10.26%) Waterfall
7 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (8.97%) SOLID
7 7 (8.97%) Wireframes
8 6 (7.69%) Analytics
8 6 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 6 (7.69%) CRM
8 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (7.69%) High Availability
9 5 (6.41%) ETL
9 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.59%) C#
2 27 (34.62%) SQL
3 26 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.97%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.69%) Java
6 5 (6.41%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.85%) Erlang
8 2 (2.56%) VB
9 1 (1.28%) C
9 1 (1.28%) PHP
9 1 (1.28%) R
9 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) ISEB
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.85%) A+ Certification
3 3 (3.85%) CCNA
3 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.85%) MCP
3 3 (3.85%) MCSA
3 3 (3.85%) MCSE
3 3 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) HL7
2 3 (3.85%) SLA
3 2 (2.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.28%) Perfmon
1 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle
2 3 (3.85%) Citrix
2 3 (3.85%) Google
2 3 (3.85%) Sage
3 2 (2.56%) Adobe
3 2 (2.56%) VMware
4 1 (1.28%) Apple
4 1 (1.28%) Avaya
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco
4 1 (1.28%) Clearswift
4 1 (1.28%) Mitel
4 1 (1.28%) NEC
4 1 (1.28%) Nokia
4 1 (1.28%) Proofpoint
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