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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 32 51 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 13.68% 15.41% 22.40%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 61.45% 61.06%
Number of salaries quoted 26 44 59
Median salary £38,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.14% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £20,650 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
64 83 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 27.35% 25.08% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 51 67 96
Median salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,480 £19,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 2 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 36 (41.86%) .NET
2 32 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (36.05%) Windows
4 29 (33.72%) C#
5 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
6 27 (31.40%) MS Exchange
7 24 (27.91%) Finance
7 24 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (26.74%) Active Directory
8 23 (26.74%) HTML
8 23 (26.74%) MS Excel
9 21 (24.42%) SQL
9 21 (24.42%) JavaScript
10 19 (22.09%) MS Office
10 19 (22.09%) CSS
11 15 (17.44%) jQuery
12 13 (15.12%) Web Development
12 13 (15.12%) Office 365
13 12 (13.95%) SDLC
13 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
13 12 (13.95%) XML
14 11 (12.79%) E-Commerce
15 10 (11.63%) VPN
15 10 (11.63%) Apple
15 10 (11.63%) Blackberry
15 10 (11.63%) Configuration Management
15 10 (11.63%) Clearswift
15 10 (11.63%) Law
15 10 (11.63%) Service Management
15 10 (11.63%) .NET Framework

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 27 (31.40%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (5.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.16%) Drupal
5 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (26.74%) MS Excel
2 19 (22.09%) MS Office
3 3 (3.49%) MS Project
4 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.16%) InDesign
4 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.12%) Office 365
2 3 (3.49%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) VPN
2 7 (8.14%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.81%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (3.49%) LAN
4 3 (3.49%) WAN
5 2 (2.33%) DHCP
5 2 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.16%) DNS
6 1 (1.16%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.33%) MySQL
6 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.65%) JIRA
2 4 (4.65%) Selenium
2 4 (4.65%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.49%) JMeter
3 3 (3.49%) LoadUI
4 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.16%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.16%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.16%) Calabash
5 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.16%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.16%) JUnit
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.16%) Zephyr
General
1 24 (27.91%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Law
3 5 (5.81%) Games
4 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (26.74%) Developer
2 21 (24.42%) Analyst
3 8 (9.30%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (8.14%) Agile Business Analyst
4 7 (8.14%) Software Developer
5 6 (6.98%) .NET Developer
5 6 (6.98%) C# Developer
5 6 (6.98%) IT Support
5 6 (6.98%) Support Technician
6 5 (5.81%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (5.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.81%) BlackBerry Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (5.81%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (5.81%) IT Analyst
6 5 (5.81%) Messaging Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.81%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (41.86%) .NET
2 23 (26.74%) HTML
3 19 (22.09%) CSS
4 15 (17.44%) jQuery
5 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
5 12 (13.95%) XML
6 10 (11.63%) .NET Framework
7 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
7 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (4.65%) Entity Framework
8 4 (4.65%) J2EE
8 4 (4.65%) Kendo UI
8 4 (4.65%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (4.65%) RequireJS
8 4 (4.65%) SOAP
9 3 (3.49%) Akka
9 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.16%) Node.js
10 1 (1.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.63%) Blackberry
2 10 (11.63%) Smartphone
3 9 (10.47%) iPhone
4 5 (5.81%) Driving Licence
4 5 (5.81%) Mobile Computing
4 5 (5.81%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (4.65%) Xbox
6 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.49%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.33%) Clustering
7 2 (2.33%) Economics
7 2 (2.33%) PMI
7 2 (2.33%) User Experience
8 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.05%) Windows
2 10 (11.63%) Windows Phone
3 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.81%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.16%) Android
7 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (15.12%) Web Development
3 12 (13.95%) SDLC
4 11 (12.79%) E-Commerce
5 10 (11.63%) Configuration Management
5 10 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (11.63%) Line Management
5 10 (11.63%) Service Management
5 10 (11.63%) Unit Testing
6 9 (10.47%) Analytics
7 8 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (8.14%) Problem Management
9 6 (6.98%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.98%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.81%) Balanced Scorecard
10 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.81%) MVC
10 5 (5.81%) Process Management
10 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.72%) C#
2 21 (24.42%) JavaScript
2 21 (24.42%) SQL
3 7 (8.14%) Java
4 4 (4.65%) R
5 3 (3.49%) C
5 3 (3.49%) Erlang
5 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (1.16%) C++
7 1 (1.16%) Perl
7 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) ISEB
3 2 (2.33%) CCNA
3 2 (2.33%) CCNP
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.16%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (26.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.33%) vSphere
3 1 (1.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.16%) Perfmon
1 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) Apple
1 10 (11.63%) Clearswift
1 10 (11.63%) Proofpoint
2 9 (10.47%) Nokia
3 8 (9.30%) Citrix
4 5 (5.81%) Sage
5 4 (4.65%) VMware
6 3 (3.49%) Cisco
6 3 (3.49%) Google
6 3 (3.49%) Mitel
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle
8 1 (1.16%) Adobe
8 1 (1.16%) Atmel
8 1 (1.16%) Avaya
8 1 (1.16%) NEC
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