The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Norfolk region.

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

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 8 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 59 116 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 19.87% 24.79% 13.93%
As % of the Vendors category 59.00% 62.03% 46.92%
Number of salaries quoted 56 115 59
Average salary £34,750 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,300 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
100 187 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 33.67% 39.96% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 92 181 119
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
East of England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 49 £37,500 +15.38% 13
Thetford - 5 £31,250 - 1
King's Lynn +3 2 £25,250 -18.54%
North Walsham - 1 £34,500 - 1
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 79 (56.43%) SQL Server
2 65 (46.43%) .NET
3 54 (38.57%) C#
4 52 (37.14%) MS Excel
5 49 (35.00%) ASP.NET
5 49 (35.00%) Windows
6 38 (27.14%) HTML
7 36 (25.71%) JavaScript
8 35 (25.00%) VB.NET
8 35 (25.00%) CSS
9 33 (23.57%) SQL
10 31 (22.14%) MVC
11 30 (21.43%) .NET Framework
12 29 (20.71%) Active Directory
13 26 (18.57%) MS Office
13 26 (18.57%) VMware
14 24 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (15.00%) MS Exchange
16 20 (14.29%) HTML5
17 19 (13.57%) Firewall
18 18 (12.86%) Degree
18 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
19 17 (12.14%) jQuery
19 17 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
20 16 (11.43%) WCF
20 16 (11.43%) TDD
20 16 (11.43%) Scrum
20 16 (11.43%) OO
21 15 (10.71%) CSS3
22 14 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 21 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.86%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.14%) IIS
4 9 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.57%) Apache
5 5 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (3.57%) Drupal
6 2 (1.43%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 52 (37.14%) MS Excel
2 26 (18.57%) MS Office
3 8 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.57%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.57%) Firewall
2 13 (9.29%) DNS
3 12 (8.57%) SAN
4 11 (7.86%) DHCP
5 7 (5.00%) WAN
5 7 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.29%) NAS
7 5 (3.57%) LAN
7 5 (3.57%) iSCSI
8 4 (2.86%) Internet
8 4 (2.86%) VoIP
9 2 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.43%) HTTP
9 2 (1.43%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.71%) ADSL
10 1 (0.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (56.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (9.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (7.86%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.86%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.14%) MySQL
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.71%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (7.86%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (7.86%) NUnit
2 7 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (3.57%) Subversion
4 4 (2.86%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.71%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.71%) Selenium
5 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 1 (0.71%) Finance
1 1 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (42.14%) Developer
2 40 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 28 (20.00%) Analyst
4 15 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 11 (7.86%) Web Developer
5 11 (7.86%) Support Technician
6 10 (7.14%) IT Support
6 10 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 10 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 8 (5.71%) .NET Web Developer
8 7 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 7 (5.00%) Systems Manager
8 7 (5.00%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.57%) Graduate
9 5 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (2.86%) Storage Engineer
10 4 (2.86%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (46.43%) .NET
2 49 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 38 (27.14%) HTML
4 35 (25.00%) CSS
5 30 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 20 (14.29%) HTML5
7 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (12.14%) jQuery
9 16 (11.43%) WCF
10 15 (10.71%) CSS3
11 11 (7.86%) Castle Windsor
11 11 (7.86%) Razor View Engine
11 11 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 11 (7.86%) MonoRail
11 11 (7.86%) NHibernate
12 9 (6.43%) WPF
13 8 (5.71%) Ajax
13 8 (5.71%) Silverlight
13 8 (5.71%) XML
14 7 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.86%) Tandem
2 9 (6.43%) Replication
3 6 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.57%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.43%) Clustering
6 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.43%) iPad
6 2 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.71%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 49 (35.00%) Windows
2 12 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (4.29%) Windows 8
5 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.71%) Linux
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.14%) MVC
2 24 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.43%) TDD
3 16 (11.43%) Scrum
3 16 (11.43%) OO
4 14 (10.00%) OOP
5 12 (8.57%) Software Engineering
5 12 (8.57%) ITIL
5 12 (8.57%) Web Application Development
6 7 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (4.29%) Web Development
8 5 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (3.57%) ERP
8 5 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.57%) Multithreading
8 5 (3.57%) Software Testing
8 5 (3.57%) Content Management
9 4 (2.86%) Data Management
9 4 (2.86%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 54 (38.57%) C#
2 36 (25.71%) JavaScript
3 35 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 33 (23.57%) SQL
5 13 (9.29%) VB
6 12 (8.57%) PHP
7 8 (5.71%) Java
8 6 (4.29%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.57%) XQuery
10 3 (2.14%) C++
10 3 (2.14%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.43%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (12.86%) Degree
2 9 (6.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (5.71%) NCDA
3 8 (5.71%) NCIE
3 8 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.00%) A+ Certification
5 6 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.57%) MCSA
6 5 (3.57%) MCITP
7 4 (2.86%) MCP
8 3 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.14%) CCNA
9 1 (0.71%) MCSE
9 1 (0.71%) CCNP
9 1 (0.71%) ISEB
9 1 (0.71%) MCTS
9 1 (0.71%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) QA
2 5 (3.57%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.86%) SLA
4 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (20.71%) Active Directory
2 17 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (9.29%) Hyper-V
4 11 (7.86%) vSphere
5 8 (5.71%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.14%) XenApp
8 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.86%) SCDPM
3 2 (1.43%) SCCM
4 1 (0.71%) WSUS
4 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (18.57%) VMware
2 14 (10.00%) Cisco
3 8 (5.71%) Veeam
3 8 (5.71%) NetApp
3 8 (5.71%) HP
4 7 (5.00%) Citrix
5 5 (3.57%) Xamarin
5 5 (3.57%) Adobe
5 5 (3.57%) Veritas
6 4 (2.86%) Telerik
6 4 (2.86%) Cognos
7 3 (2.14%) Oracle
8 2 (1.43%) Altiris
8 2 (1.43%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.43%) Apple
8 2 (1.43%) IBM
8 2 (1.43%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.43%) SAP
8 2 (1.43%) New Relic
9 1 (0.71%) LogRhythm
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