The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 10 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 54 73 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 19.35% 22.74% 23.25%
As % of the Vendors category 50.94% 55.73% 62.72%
Number of salaries quoted 50 70 100
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,725 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
106 131 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 37.99% 40.81% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 97 119 160
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Norfolk

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Norfolk

Microsoft
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -6 32 £37,500 +21.95% 6
Thetford 0 9 £24,500 -7.54%
Great Yarmouth 0 3 £32,500 -5.45%
Fakenham - 2 £52,500 -
King's Lynn -1 1 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 81 (60.90%) SQL Server
2 73 (54.89%) SQL
3 68 (51.13%) Windows
4 66 (49.62%) JavaScript
5 61 (45.86%) .NET
6 57 (42.86%) HTML
7 49 (36.84%) C#
8 45 (33.83%) Active Directory
9 44 (33.08%) CSS
10 41 (30.83%) MS Excel
11 39 (29.32%) MS Exchange
12 38 (28.57%) ASP.NET
12 38 (28.57%) jQuery
13 35 (26.32%) MS Office
14 32 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (23.31%) Microsoft Certification
16 28 (21.05%) PowerShell
17 27 (20.30%) MVC
18 26 (19.55%) Team Foundation Server
19 21 (15.79%) T-SQL
20 20 (15.04%) XML
20 20 (15.04%) FTP
20 20 (15.04%) VPN
20 20 (15.04%) SSL
20 20 (15.04%) Project Management
21 19 (14.29%) VBScript
21 19 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 18 (13.53%) SDLC
23 17 (12.78%) FMCG
23 17 (12.78%) WCF

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (29.32%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.52%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.51%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.76%) Drupal
5 5 (3.76%) IIS
6 4 (3.01%) Apache
7 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.50%) JBoss
8 2 (1.50%) Lync
9 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 41 (30.83%) MS Excel
2 35 (26.32%) MS Office
3 12 (9.02%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) SaaS
1 7 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.26%) Office 365
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.04%) FTP
1 20 (15.04%) VPN
1 20 (15.04%) SSL
2 14 (10.53%) Firewall
3 13 (9.77%) VoIP
4 12 (9.02%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (9.02%) VLAN
5 11 (8.27%) SAN
5 11 (8.27%) DHCP
5 11 (8.27%) DNS
6 10 (7.52%) TCP/IP
7 8 (6.02%) WAN
7 8 (6.02%) LAN
8 3 (2.26%) Wireless
9 1 (0.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (60.90%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (12.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.02%) MySQL
5 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.76%) Firebird
5 5 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.75%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.75%) OLAP
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 26 (19.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (12.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (5.26%) Subversion
4 5 (3.76%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.75%) JIRA
6 1 (0.75%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (9.02%) Publishing
2 1 (0.75%) Retail
2 1 (0.75%) Legal
2 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (39.10%) Developer
2 27 (20.30%) Analyst
3 23 (17.29%) .NET Developer
4 22 (16.54%) Support Analyst
4 22 (16.54%) Support Engineer
5 12 (9.02%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 11 (8.27%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 11 (8.27%) Applications Developer
7 10 (7.52%) Administrator
7 10 (7.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (7.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) Applications Support
8 9 (6.77%) Software Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) Web Developer
9 8 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (6.02%) IT Support
9 8 (6.02%) IT Administrator
10 6 (4.51%) Graduate
10 6 (4.51%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (3.76%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (45.86%) .NET
2 57 (42.86%) HTML
3 44 (33.08%) CSS
4 38 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 38 (28.57%) jQuery
5 20 (15.04%) XML
6 17 (12.78%) WCF
6 17 (12.78%) Silverlight
7 16 (12.03%) WPF
8 14 (10.53%) RESTful
8 14 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (9.77%) HTML5
10 12 (9.02%) Web Services
11 11 (8.27%) CSS3
12 7 (5.26%) .NET Framework
13 6 (4.51%) REST
14 5 (3.76%) Sass
14 5 (3.76%) Flash
14 5 (3.76%) XSLT
15 4 (3.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.78%) FMCG
2 16 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.27%) Kindle
4 8 (6.02%) Blackberry
5 7 (5.26%) Fat Client
5 7 (5.26%) Thin Client
6 5 (3.76%) User Experience
7 3 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.50%) Clustering
9 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.75%) Statistics
9 1 (0.75%) Replication
9 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.75%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.75%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 68 (51.13%) Windows
2 13 (9.77%) Windows 7
3 8 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.01%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.50%) Linux
6 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.75%) Android
7 1 (0.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.30%) MVC
3 20 (15.04%) Project Management
4 18 (13.53%) SDLC
5 17 (12.78%) ITIL
6 16 (12.03%) TDD
7 15 (11.28%) Scrum
8 13 (9.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (8.27%) Software Engineering
9 11 (8.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (6.77%) Migration
10 9 (6.77%) OO
11 8 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (6.02%) Data Analysis
11 8 (6.02%) Web Development
12 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (3.76%) Software Deployment
13 5 (3.76%) Supplier Management
13 5 (3.76%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (3.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (54.89%) SQL
2 66 (49.62%) JavaScript
3 49 (36.84%) C#
4 28 (21.05%) PowerShell
5 21 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 19 (14.29%) VBScript
7 16 (12.03%) VB
7 16 (12.03%) Java
8 14 (10.53%) VB.NET
9 10 (7.52%) PHP
10 9 (6.77%) C
11 7 (5.26%) XQuery
12 5 (3.76%) Delphi
13 3 (2.26%) C++
14 2 (1.50%) Python
15 1 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (23.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (12.03%) Degree
3 15 (11.28%) MCP
4 13 (9.77%) MCSA
5 8 (6.02%) MCSE
6 7 (5.26%) MCTS
7 3 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.50%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.50%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.75%) CEH
9 1 (0.75%) CISA
9 1 (0.75%) CISM
9 1 (0.75%) CISSP
9 1 (0.75%) CCNP
9 1 (0.75%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.28%) QA
2 12 (9.02%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.50%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (33.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) SCOM
1 4 (3.01%) Backup Exec
1 4 (3.01%) WSUS
1 4 (3.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.75%) Nessus
2 1 (0.75%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 15 (11.28%) Cisco
2 9 (6.77%) Oracle
3 5 (3.76%) Embarcadero
3 5 (3.76%) Borland
4 4 (3.01%) Symantec
5 3 (2.26%) TippingPoint
5 3 (2.26%) Citrix
6 2 (1.50%) VMware
7 1 (0.75%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.75%) Mitel
7 1 (0.75%) Qualys
7 1 (0.75%) Adobe
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