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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 66 84 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 22.00% 23.33% 24.04%
As % of the Vendors category 57.89% 55.26% 65.28%
Number of salaries quoted 66 76 89
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,250 £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
114 152 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 38.00% 42.22% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 108 133 137
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 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 5 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 -2 36 £37,500 +25.00% 10
Thetford +2 12 £24,500 -
King's Lynn +1 7 £30,000 +31.86% 4
Great Yarmouth -1 2 £36,250 +11.53%
Fakenham - 1 £52,500 -
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 5 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 85 (54.49%) SQL Server
2 82 (52.56%) SQL
3 72 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 70 (44.87%) Windows
5 68 (43.59%) .NET
6 65 (41.67%) HTML
7 60 (38.46%) C#
8 53 (33.97%) Active Directory
9 49 (31.41%) MS Excel
10 47 (30.13%) CSS
11 46 (29.49%) ASP.NET
12 45 (28.85%) MS Office
13 43 (27.56%) MS Exchange
14 42 (26.92%) jQuery
15 36 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (21.15%) Team Foundation Server
17 32 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
18 30 (19.23%) MVC
19 29 (18.59%) PowerShell
20 27 (17.31%) XML
20 27 (17.31%) T-SQL
21 25 (16.03%) Project Management
22 24 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 24 (15.38%) Degree
23 23 (14.74%) QA
24 22 (14.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
24 22 (14.10%) WCF
24 22 (14.10%) Silverlight
25 21 (13.46%) WPF
25 21 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 43 (27.56%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.85%) IIS
5 5 (3.21%) Drupal
6 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.28%) Lync
7 2 (1.28%) JBoss
7 2 (1.28%) Apache
8 1 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 49 (31.41%) MS Excel
2 45 (28.85%) MS Office
3 17 (10.90%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.64%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.56%) SaaS
2 3 (1.92%) Office 365
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.46%) FTP
1 21 (13.46%) VPN
1 21 (13.46%) SSL
2 16 (10.26%) DNS
3 14 (8.97%) TCP/IP
3 14 (8.97%) DHCP
3 14 (8.97%) Firewall
4 13 (8.33%) VLAN
4 13 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 13 (8.33%) VoIP
5 12 (7.69%) SAN
6 8 (5.13%) WAN
6 8 (5.13%) LAN
7 3 (1.92%) Wireless
8 1 (0.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (54.49%) SQL Server
2 24 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.56%) MySQL
5 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.92%) Firebird
6 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.28%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.64%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.64%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.64%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 33 (21.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (14.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (4.49%) Subversion
4 4 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.92%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.64%) JIRA
6 1 (0.64%) LabVIEW
General
1 16 (10.26%) Publishing
2 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.64%) Legal
3 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (39.10%) Developer
2 29 (18.59%) Analyst
3 26 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 24 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 23 (14.74%) Support Analyst
6 12 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 12 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 11 (7.05%) IT Support
8 10 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (6.41%) Graduate Developer
8 10 (6.41%) Administrator
8 10 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (6.41%) Web Developer
8 10 (6.41%) Graduate
8 10 (6.41%) Applications Developer
9 9 (5.77%) Applications Support
10 8 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (5.13%) Junior
10 8 (5.13%) Junior Developer
10 8 (5.13%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (43.59%) .NET
2 65 (41.67%) HTML
3 47 (30.13%) CSS
4 46 (29.49%) ASP.NET
5 42 (26.92%) jQuery
6 27 (17.31%) XML
7 22 (14.10%) WCF
7 22 (14.10%) Silverlight
8 21 (13.46%) WPF
9 20 (12.82%) RESTful
9 20 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (8.97%) HTML5
11 13 (8.33%) Web Services
12 12 (7.69%) CSS3
13 10 (6.41%) .NET Framework
14 8 (5.13%) XSLT
15 7 (4.49%) REST
16 6 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 5 (3.21%) Sass
17 5 (3.21%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (11.54%) FMCG
3 13 (8.33%) Kindle
4 8 (5.13%) Blackberry
5 7 (4.49%) Fat Client
5 7 (4.49%) Thin Client
6 5 (3.21%) User Experience
7 3 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.92%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.28%) Clustering
8 2 (1.28%) Statistics
8 2 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.28%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.64%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.64%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.64%) Ontologies
9 1 (0.64%) EPoS
9 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.64%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 70 (44.87%) Windows
2 9 (5.77%) Windows 7
3 8 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.56%) Windows XP
4 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.92%) Linux
5 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.64%) Android
6 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.23%) MVC
3 25 (16.03%) Project Management
4 21 (13.46%) TDD
5 20 (12.82%) Scrum
6 19 (12.18%) ITIL
7 18 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (7.69%) OO
9 11 (7.05%) Software Engineering
9 11 (7.05%) Web Development
9 11 (7.05%) Time Management
10 9 (5.77%) Migration
11 8 (5.13%) Data Analysis
11 8 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (3.21%) Supplier Management
13 5 (3.21%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (3.21%) Web Design
14 4 (2.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 82 (52.56%) SQL
2 72 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 60 (38.46%) C#
4 29 (18.59%) PowerShell
5 27 (17.31%) T-SQL
6 20 (12.82%) VBScript
7 17 (10.90%) Java
8 16 (10.26%) VB.NET
9 15 (9.62%) VB
10 12 (7.69%) PHP
11 10 (6.41%) XQuery
12 5 (3.21%) C
12 5 (3.21%) C++
13 3 (1.92%) Delphi
13 3 (1.92%) Python
14 1 (0.64%) Perl
14 1 (0.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (15.38%) Degree
3 14 (8.97%) MCP
4 13 (8.33%) MCSA
5 7 (4.49%) MCSE
5 7 (4.49%) MCTS
6 6 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (1.92%) A+ Certification
7 3 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.64%) CEH
9 1 (0.64%) CISA
9 1 (0.64%) CISM
9 1 (0.64%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.74%) QA
2 14 (8.97%) ISO 9001
3 6 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (33.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.64%) Firmware
3 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 4 (2.56%) WSUS
1 4 (2.56%) SCOM
1 4 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.64%) Nessus
2 1 (0.64%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (10.26%) Cisco
2 8 (5.13%) Oracle
3 4 (2.56%) Symantec
3 4 (2.56%) TippingPoint
4 3 (1.92%) Citrix
4 3 (1.92%) Embarcadero
4 3 (1.92%) Borland
5 1 (0.64%) Adobe
5 1 (0.64%) Kaspersky
5 1 (0.64%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.64%) VMware
5 1 (0.64%) Qualys
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Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
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Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
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