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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 8 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 81 108 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 22.75% 28.20% 21.19%
As % of the Vendors category 51.92% 71.52% 51.94%
Number of salaries quoted 73 103 98
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
156 151 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 43.82% 39.43% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 137 144 189
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,100 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +4 60 £30,000 -7.69% 14
Dereham - 5 £32,500 -
Great Yarmouth - 5 £32,500 -
Thetford -4 3 £22,500 +4.65% 1
King's Lynn +1 1 £22,750 -18.74%
Diss -1 1 £22,500 -30.76%
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 86 (64.66%) SQL Server
2 72 (54.14%) .NET
3 59 (44.36%) C#
4 54 (40.60%) SQL
5 53 (39.85%) MS Excel
6 49 (36.84%) ASP.NET
7 35 (26.32%) Windows
8 33 (24.81%) JavaScript
8 33 (24.81%) HTML
9 30 (22.56%) CSS
9 30 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (21.80%) .NET Framework
11 26 (19.55%) Degree
12 24 (18.05%) VB.NET
13 23 (17.29%) Scrum
13 23 (17.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (16.54%) Software Engineering
15 21 (15.79%) MVC
16 19 (14.29%) VMware
16 19 (14.29%) Active Directory
16 19 (14.29%) WCF
17 18 (13.53%) MS Office
18 17 (12.78%) MS Exchange
18 17 (12.78%) Silverlight
18 17 (12.78%) jQuery
19 16 (12.03%) HTML5
19 16 (12.03%) OO
20 15 (11.28%) Java
20 15 (11.28%) WPF
21 14 (10.53%) T-SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (12.78%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.02%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.02%) Drupal
4 6 (4.51%) Apache
4 6 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.50%) IIS
6 2 (1.50%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 53 (39.85%) MS Excel
2 18 (13.53%) MS Office
3 5 (3.76%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.26%) PaaS
2 3 (2.26%) IaaS
3 2 (1.50%) SaaS
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.27%) SAN
1 11 (8.27%) Firewall
2 8 (6.02%) DNS
2 8 (6.02%) DHCP
3 7 (5.26%) HTTP
4 5 (3.76%) iSCSI
4 5 (3.76%) NAS
4 5 (3.76%) WAN
5 4 (3.01%) LAN
5 4 (3.01%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.26%) Internet
7 2 (1.50%) AMQP
8 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.75%) VoIP
8 1 (0.75%) ADSL
8 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (64.66%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (9.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (8.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (8.27%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.02%) Oracle Database
6 7 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (4.51%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.50%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.75%) OLAP
11 1 (0.75%) MySQL
11 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (9.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 8 (6.02%) Subversion
3 6 (4.51%) JIRA
4 4 (3.01%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.01%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (3.01%) NUnit
5 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.75%) Selenium
6 1 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.75%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (1.50%) Publishing
1 2 (1.50%) Games
2 1 (0.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 60 (45.11%) Developer
2 28 (21.05%) Analyst
3 27 (20.30%) .NET Developer
4 17 (12.78%) Support Analyst
5 16 (12.03%) C# Developer
6 15 (11.28%) Web Developer
7 12 (9.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (8.27%) .NET Web Developer
9 10 (7.52%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (7.52%) Graduate
9 10 (7.52%) Graduate Developer
9 10 (7.52%) IT Support
10 9 (6.77%) Support Engineer
10 9 (6.77%) Support Technician
10 9 (6.77%) Junior
11 8 (6.02%) Software Developer
11 8 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (6.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (6.02%) C# Web Developer
11 8 (6.02%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (54.14%) .NET
2 49 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 33 (24.81%) HTML
4 30 (22.56%) CSS
5 29 (21.80%) .NET Framework
6 19 (14.29%) WCF
7 17 (12.78%) Silverlight
7 17 (12.78%) jQuery
8 16 (12.03%) HTML5
9 15 (11.28%) WPF
10 13 (9.77%) CSS3
11 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (6.77%) Web Services
11 9 (6.77%) XML
12 8 (6.02%) Sass
12 8 (6.02%) REST
12 8 (6.02%) Flash
12 8 (6.02%) XSLT
13 7 (5.26%) SOAP
14 6 (4.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.77%) Replication
2 8 (6.02%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.76%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (3.76%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.01%) Tandem
6 3 (2.26%) iPad
6 3 (2.26%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.26%) Clustering
7 2 (1.50%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.75%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.32%) Windows
2 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.76%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.50%) Android
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.29%) Scrum
3 22 (16.54%) Software Engineering
4 21 (15.79%) MVC
5 16 (12.03%) OO
6 14 (10.53%) OOP
7 11 (8.27%) TDD
8 10 (7.52%) Multithreading
9 7 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 7 (5.26%) Kanban
9 7 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (5.26%) BDD
10 6 (4.51%) ITIL
10 6 (4.51%) Time Management
10 6 (4.51%) Business Continuity
10 6 (4.51%) Content Management
11 5 (3.76%) Competitor Analysis
11 5 (3.76%) Software Testing
11 5 (3.76%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (3.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.36%) C#
2 54 (40.60%) SQL
3 33 (24.81%) JavaScript
4 24 (18.05%) VB.NET
5 15 (11.28%) Java
6 14 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 11 (8.27%) PHP
8 8 (6.02%) XQuery
9 4 (3.01%) VB
10 2 (1.50%) C++
10 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.75%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 26 (19.55%) Degree
2 11 (8.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.51%) NCDA
3 6 (4.51%) NCIE
3 6 (4.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.01%) A+ Certification
4 4 (3.01%) MCITP
5 3 (2.26%) MCSA
5 3 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.75%) MCSE
6 1 (0.75%) ISEB
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.75%) CCNP
6 1 (0.75%) CCNA
6 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) ISO 9001
2 6 (4.51%) QA
3 4 (3.01%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.27%) vSphere
4 8 (6.02%) VMware ESX
5 6 (4.51%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.26%) SCDPM
3 2 (1.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (14.29%) VMware
2 9 (6.77%) Cisco
3 8 (6.02%) Oracle
4 7 (5.26%) HP
5 6 (4.51%) NetApp
5 6 (4.51%) Adobe
5 6 (4.51%) Veeam
6 5 (3.76%) Veritas
7 4 (3.01%) Sencha
8 2 (1.50%) Cognos
9 1 (0.75%) Telerik
9 1 (0.75%) Apple
9 1 (0.75%) Citrix
9 1 (0.75%) Xamarin
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
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Posted: 9 days ago
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £21552.11 per annum
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £14000.00 - £14500.00 per annum
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