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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 105 60 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 30.35% 17.39% 21.53%
As % of the Vendors category 67.31% 55.56% 50.86%
Number of salaries quoted 98 58 117
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,350 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
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
156 108 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 45.09% 31.30% 42.34%
Number of salaries quoted 144 103 211
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +7 77 £27,000 -12.90% 11
Diss - 5 £35,000 -
King's Lynn +5 4 £28,000 +1.81%
Thetford - 4 £30,000 -
Great Yarmouth +2 3 £32,500 +2.36% 1
Dereham - 1 £18,500 -
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 87 (47.28%) .NET
2 80 (43.48%) C#
3 77 (41.85%) MS Excel
4 67 (36.41%) SQL
5 55 (29.89%) SQL Server
6 54 (29.35%) Windows
7 47 (25.54%) Degree
8 45 (24.46%) ASP.NET
9 41 (22.28%) MS Office
10 40 (21.74%) JavaScript
11 38 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (20.65%) HTML
12 37 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
12 37 (20.11%) Active Directory
13 31 (16.85%) MVC
14 30 (16.30%) Time Management
15 27 (14.67%) ITIL
15 27 (14.67%) CSS
16 25 (13.59%) jQuery
17 24 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
17 24 (13.04%) Software Engineering
17 24 (13.04%) VB.NET
18 21 (11.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 21 (11.41%) MS Exchange
19 20 (10.87%) TDD
19 20 (10.87%) Scrum
20 19 (10.33%) WCF
21 18 (9.78%) .NET Framework
21 18 (9.78%) QA
22 17 (9.24%) T-SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (11.41%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.61%) IIS
2 14 (7.61%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.54%) Lync
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Foundation
5 1 (0.54%) Gentran
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 77 (41.85%) MS Excel
2 41 (22.28%) MS Office
3 16 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (5.98%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.54%) XMetaL
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project
5 1 (0.54%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Maximo
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.07%) DNS
2 9 (4.89%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.35%) VoIP
4 7 (3.80%) DHCP
4 7 (3.80%) Firewall
5 6 (3.26%) VPN
6 4 (2.17%) FTP
6 4 (2.17%) WAN
6 4 (2.17%) VLAN
6 4 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (2.17%) SSL
6 4 (2.17%) SAN
7 3 (1.63%) LAN
7 3 (1.63%) Internet
8 2 (1.09%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.54%) Intranet
9 1 (0.54%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (29.89%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.72%) MySQL
5 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.63%) OLAP
6 3 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.09%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.54%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.54%) Firebird
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (8.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.17%) NUnit
4 4 (2.17%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.09%) JIRA
5 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.54%) Grunt
6 1 (0.54%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.54%) Yeoman
6 1 (0.54%) Bower
6 1 (0.54%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.54%) Subversion
6 1 (0.54%) MSI
6 1 (0.54%) AdminStudio
General
1 8 (4.35%) Publishing
2 6 (3.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.54%) Games
4 1 (0.54%) Marketing
4 1 (0.54%) Finance
4 1 (0.54%) Law
4 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 74 (40.22%) Developer
2 36 (19.57%) .NET Developer
3 33 (17.93%) Analyst
4 19 (10.33%) Graduate
4 19 (10.33%) Graduate Developer
5 17 (9.24%) IT Support
6 16 (8.70%) Junior
6 16 (8.70%) Junior Developer
7 14 (7.61%) Support Analyst
8 13 (7.07%) Applications Support
8 13 (7.07%) Applications Consultant
8 13 (7.07%) Service Analyst
8 13 (7.07%) Consultant
8 13 (7.07%) Service Desk Analyst
8 13 (7.07%) Support Consultant
8 13 (7.07%) Applications Support Consultant
9 12 (6.52%) Support Engineer
9 12 (6.52%) Team Leader
10 8 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
11 6 (3.26%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (47.28%) .NET
2 45 (24.46%) ASP.NET
3 38 (20.65%) HTML
4 27 (14.67%) CSS
5 25 (13.59%) jQuery
6 24 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (10.33%) WCF
8 18 (9.78%) .NET Framework
9 15 (8.15%) HTML5
10 14 (7.61%) WPF
10 14 (7.61%) XML
11 12 (6.52%) RESTful
11 12 (6.52%) Silverlight
12 9 (4.89%) CSS3
13 8 (4.35%) Web Services
14 7 (3.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 6 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 4 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 4 (2.17%) Castle Windsor
16 4 (2.17%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.26%) Kindle
3 4 (2.17%) FMCG
3 4 (2.17%) N-Tier
3 4 (2.17%) Tandem
4 3 (1.63%) Clustering
5 2 (1.09%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.09%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.09%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.09%) User Experience
6 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.54%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.54%) iPad
6 1 (0.54%) EPoS
6 1 (0.54%) Statistics
6 1 (0.54%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.54%) Ontologies
6 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 54 (29.35%) Windows
2 5 (2.72%) Linux
2 5 (2.72%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.17%) Android
3 4 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.63%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (16.85%) MVC
3 30 (16.30%) Time Management
4 27 (14.67%) ITIL
5 24 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 20 (10.87%) Scrum
6 20 (10.87%) TDD
7 14 (7.61%) OO
8 12 (6.52%) Project Management
8 12 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (4.89%) Web Development
10 6 (3.26%) Asset Management
10 6 (3.26%) Web Design
11 5 (2.72%) Programme Management
11 5 (2.72%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (2.72%) Service Delivery
11 5 (2.72%) OOP
11 5 (2.72%) ERP
11 5 (2.72%) Performance Improvement
11 5 (2.72%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 80 (43.48%) C#
2 67 (36.41%) SQL
3 40 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 24 (13.04%) VB.NET
5 17 (9.24%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.89%) VB
7 6 (3.26%) Java
7 6 (3.26%) VBScript
7 6 (3.26%) PHP
7 6 (3.26%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.63%) XQuery
8 3 (1.63%) C++
9 1 (0.54%) Delphi
9 1 (0.54%) XPath
9 1 (0.54%) Python
9 1 (0.54%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 47 (25.54%) Degree
2 16 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.98%) A+ Certification
4 10 (5.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (3.26%) MCP
6 4 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.17%) MCSA
7 3 (1.63%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.09%) MCDST
8 2 (1.09%) HNC
8 2 (1.09%) HND
8 2 (1.09%) MCSE
8 2 (1.09%) CCNA
8 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.09%) PCI QSA
8 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.54%) MCSD
9 1 (0.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.78%) QA
2 12 (6.52%) SLA
3 6 (3.26%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (20.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.09%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.54%) XenApp
3 1 (0.54%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.09%) WSUS
2 1 (0.54%) SCCM
2 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (5.43%) Cisco
2 7 (3.80%) Xamarin
3 6 (3.26%) Telerik
4 5 (2.72%) Citrix
5 4 (2.17%) Oracle
5 4 (2.17%) SAP
5 4 (2.17%) VMware
6 3 (1.63%) Sage
6 3 (1.63%) Altiris
6 3 (1.63%) HP
6 3 (1.63%) Mitel
6 3 (1.63%) Kaspersky
7 2 (1.09%) ProCurve
7 2 (1.09%) Apple
7 2 (1.09%) LogRhythm
7 2 (1.09%) WatchGuard
8 1 (0.54%) TippingPoint
8 1 (0.54%) webMethods
8 1 (0.54%) Kofax
8 1 (0.54%) AppSense
Norwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package + Funded MS Certs
Posted: 6 days ago
Great Yarmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Norwich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package / MS Certs
Posted: 12 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + package
Posted: 18 days ago
Norwich
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension and more
Posted: 18 days ago
Norwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Norfolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Career Progression+MORE
Posted: 27 days ago
Norfolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 27 days ago