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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 66 107 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 21.57% 24.15% 12.61%
As % of the Vendors category 61.68% 61.49% 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 63 106 54
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £23,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £56,000
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
107 174 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 34.97% 39.28% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 98 169 109
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 £24,200 £25,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £44,250
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 29 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 29 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 +3 54 £37,500 +11.94% 9
Thetford - 5 £33,750 - 1
King's Lynn +3 2 £25,250 -18.54%
Diss 0 1 £23,000 -29.23% 1
North Walsham - 1 £34,500 -
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 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 80 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 66 (44.59%) .NET
3 58 (39.19%) MS Excel
4 54 (36.49%) C#
5 51 (34.46%) ASP.NET
5 51 (34.46%) Windows
6 40 (27.03%) HTML
7 37 (25.00%) CSS
8 36 (24.32%) JavaScript
8 36 (24.32%) VB.NET
9 34 (22.97%) SQL
10 30 (20.27%) Active Directory
11 29 (19.59%) MVC
11 29 (19.59%) .NET Framework
12 27 (18.24%) MS Office
13 26 (17.57%) VMware
14 23 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (14.19%) MS Exchange
16 20 (13.51%) HTML5
17 19 (12.84%) Firewall
18 18 (12.16%) Degree
18 18 (12.16%) jQuery
18 18 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC
19 17 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
19 17 (11.49%) WCF
19 17 (11.49%) OO
20 16 (10.81%) SharePoint
20 16 (10.81%) ITIL
20 16 (10.81%) Scrum
20 16 (10.81%) TDD

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (14.19%) MS Exchange
2 16 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.76%) IIS
4 9 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.38%) Drupal
5 5 (3.38%) Apache
5 5 (3.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.68%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 58 (39.19%) MS Excel
2 27 (18.24%) MS Office
3 8 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.68%) MS Project
5 1 (0.68%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.84%) Firewall
2 13 (8.78%) DNS
3 12 (8.11%) SAN
4 11 (7.43%) DHCP
5 7 (4.73%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.73%) WAN
6 6 (4.05%) NAS
7 5 (3.38%) iSCSI
7 5 (3.38%) LAN
8 4 (2.70%) VoIP
8 4 (2.70%) Internet
9 2 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.35%) VPN
9 2 (1.35%) HTTP
9 2 (1.35%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.68%) ADSL
10 1 (0.68%) Intranet
10 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (8.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (7.43%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.43%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.03%) MySQL
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.68%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (7.43%) NUnit
1 11 (7.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.05%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (3.38%) Subversion
5 1 (0.68%) JIRA
5 1 (0.68%) Selenium
5 1 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (0.68%) Finance
1 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (39.86%) Developer
2 41 (27.70%) .NET Developer
3 29 (19.59%) Analyst
4 15 (10.14%) Support Analyst
5 12 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 11 (7.43%) Support Technician
6 11 (7.43%) IT Support
7 10 (6.76%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (6.76%) Web Developer
7 10 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.73%) .NET Web Developer
9 7 (4.73%) Systems Manager
9 7 (4.73%) Team Leader
9 7 (4.73%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 6 (4.05%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.05%) Technical Engineer
11 5 (3.38%) Graduate
11 5 (3.38%) Graduate Developer
12 4 (2.70%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (44.59%) .NET
2 51 (34.46%) ASP.NET
3 40 (27.03%) HTML
4 37 (25.00%) CSS
5 29 (19.59%) .NET Framework
6 20 (13.51%) HTML5
7 18 (12.16%) jQuery
7 18 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (11.49%) WCF
9 15 (10.14%) CSS3
10 11 (7.43%) Castle Windsor
10 11 (7.43%) MonoRail
10 11 (7.43%) NHibernate
10 11 (7.43%) Razor View Engine
10 11 (7.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (5.41%) XML
12 7 (4.73%) XSLT
12 7 (4.73%) Web Services
12 7 (4.73%) WPF
12 7 (4.73%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.43%) Tandem
2 9 (6.08%) Replication
3 6 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.38%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.35%) iPad
6 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.35%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.35%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) CMDB
7 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 51 (34.46%) Windows
2 12 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (4.73%) Windows XP
4 6 (4.05%) Windows 8
5 5 (3.38%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) Android
7 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.68%) Linux
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.59%) MVC
2 23 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (11.49%) OO
4 16 (10.81%) ITIL
4 16 (10.81%) Scrum
4 16 (10.81%) TDD
5 14 (9.46%) OOP
6 12 (8.11%) Web Application Development
7 11 (7.43%) Software Engineering
8 7 (4.73%) Business Continuity
8 7 (4.73%) Web Development
9 5 (3.38%) Multithreading
9 5 (3.38%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (3.38%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.38%) ERP
9 5 (3.38%) Software Testing
9 5 (3.38%) Content Management
10 4 (2.70%) Data Management
10 4 (2.70%) Programme Management
10 4 (2.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (36.49%) C#
2 36 (24.32%) JavaScript
2 36 (24.32%) VB.NET
3 34 (22.97%) SQL
4 14 (9.46%) VB
5 12 (8.11%) PHP
6 8 (5.41%) Java
7 7 (4.73%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.38%) XQuery
9 3 (2.03%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.03%) C++
10 2 (1.35%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (12.16%) Degree
2 9 (6.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (5.41%) NCDA
3 8 (5.41%) NCIE
3 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.73%) A+ Certification
5 6 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.38%) MCSA
6 5 (3.38%) MCITP
7 4 (2.70%) MCP
8 3 (2.03%) CCNA
8 3 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.35%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.68%) MCTS
10 1 (0.68%) ISEB
10 1 (0.68%) MCSE
10 1 (0.68%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) QA
2 5 (3.38%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.70%) SLA
4 2 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (20.27%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.78%) Hyper-V
4 11 (7.43%) vSphere
5 8 (5.41%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.03%) XenApp
8 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (4.73%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.70%) SCDPM
3 2 (1.35%) WSUS
3 2 (1.35%) SCCM
4 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (17.57%) VMware
2 14 (9.46%) Cisco
3 8 (5.41%) HP
3 8 (5.41%) NetApp
3 8 (5.41%) Veeam
4 7 (4.73%) Citrix
5 5 (3.38%) Adobe
5 5 (3.38%) Veritas
5 5 (3.38%) Xamarin
6 4 (2.70%) Telerik
6 4 (2.70%) Cognos
7 3 (2.03%) SAP
7 3 (2.03%) Oracle
8 2 (1.35%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.35%) IBM
8 2 (1.35%) Altiris
8 2 (1.35%) Apple
8 2 (1.35%) New Relic
8 2 (1.35%) LogRhythm
8 2 (1.35%) DevExpress
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension, bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, bonus.
Posted: 7 days ago
Diss
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Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
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Norwich
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