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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 79 81 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 31.35% 22.01% 18.37%
As % of the Vendors category 71.17% 63.28% 49.50%
Number of salaries quoted 69 79 94
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £22,375 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £45,000
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
111 128 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 44.05% 34.78% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 99 124 175
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £22,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +4 63 £30,000 -7.69% 6
King's Lynn +5 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Thetford - 3 £35,000 -
Diss 0 2 £22,750 -30.00% 1
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 74 (52.86%) .NET
2 65 (46.43%) C#
3 57 (40.71%) MS Excel
4 50 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 42 (30.00%) Windows
6 41 (29.29%) SQL
7 38 (27.14%) ASP.NET
8 36 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (22.86%) Degree
10 29 (20.71%) HTML
10 29 (20.71%) Analytical Skills
11 27 (19.29%) JavaScript
11 27 (19.29%) VB.NET
11 27 (19.29%) CSS
12 25 (17.86%) MVC
13 23 (16.43%) .NET Framework
14 21 (15.00%) Software Engineering
14 21 (15.00%) Active Directory
15 18 (12.86%) MS Office
15 18 (12.86%) Time Management
16 17 (12.14%) OO
17 16 (11.43%) IIS
17 16 (11.43%) ITIL
17 16 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (10.71%) SharePoint
18 15 (10.71%) Scrum
18 15 (10.71%) TDD
19 14 (10.00%) HTML5
20 13 (9.29%) WCF
21 12 (8.57%) jQuery

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 16 (11.43%) IIS
2 15 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 12 (8.57%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.71%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.71%) Lync
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (0.71%) Gentran
Applications
1 57 (40.71%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.86%) MS Office
3 6 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Maximo
1 2 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.71%) Office 365
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.86%) Firewall
2 8 (5.71%) DNS
3 7 (5.00%) VoIP
4 5 (3.57%) WAN
5 4 (2.86%) LAN
5 4 (2.86%) DHCP
5 4 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.14%) Internet
7 2 (1.43%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.43%) VPN
7 2 (1.43%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.43%) HTTP
8 1 (0.71%) SAN
8 1 (0.71%) Intranet
8 1 (0.71%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.29%) MySQL
5 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.43%) OLAP
8 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.71%) Firebird
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.71%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 9 (6.43%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.00%) NUnit
2 7 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.71%) JIRA
5 1 (0.71%) Subversion
5 1 (0.71%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.71%) Bower
5 1 (0.71%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.71%) Yeoman
5 1 (0.71%) Grunt
5 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.71%) Marketing
2 1 (0.71%) Games
2 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.71%) Finance
2 1 (0.71%) Law
2 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (45.71%) Developer
2 33 (23.57%) .NET Developer
3 19 (13.57%) Analyst
4 14 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
4 14 (10.00%) Graduate
5 12 (8.57%) Team Leader
6 10 (7.14%) Junior
6 10 (7.14%) Junior Developer
7 9 (6.43%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.43%) IT Support
8 8 (5.71%) Consultant
9 7 (5.00%) Applications Support Consultant
9 7 (5.00%) Web Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Applications Support
9 7 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
9 7 (5.00%) Support Consultant
10 6 (4.29%) Development Team Leader
11 5 (3.57%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.57%) Applications Developer
11 5 (3.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (52.86%) .NET
2 38 (27.14%) ASP.NET
3 29 (20.71%) HTML
4 27 (19.29%) CSS
5 23 (16.43%) .NET Framework
6 16 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (10.00%) HTML5
8 13 (9.29%) WCF
9 12 (8.57%) jQuery
10 10 (7.14%) Web Services
11 9 (6.43%) CSS3
12 8 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (5.00%) NHibernate
13 7 (5.00%) MonoRail
13 7 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
13 7 (5.00%) Castle Windsor
14 6 (4.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 4 (2.86%) REST
15 4 (2.86%) Ajax
15 4 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.00%) Tandem
3 6 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.43%) User Experience
5 2 (1.43%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.43%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.71%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.71%) Clustering
6 1 (0.71%) Replication
6 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.71%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (3.57%) Windows XP
2 5 (3.57%) Windows 8
2 5 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.86%) Android
3 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.43%) Linux
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (17.86%) MVC
3 21 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 18 (12.86%) Time Management
5 17 (12.14%) OO
6 16 (11.43%) ITIL
7 15 (10.71%) Scrum
7 15 (10.71%) TDD
8 11 (7.86%) OOP
9 8 (5.71%) Web Development
10 7 (5.00%) Web Application Development
11 5 (3.57%) Programme Management
11 5 (3.57%) ERP
11 5 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
12 4 (2.86%) BDD
12 4 (2.86%) Mentoring
12 4 (2.86%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.86%) CRM
12 4 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (2.86%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 65 (46.43%) C#
2 41 (29.29%) SQL
3 27 (19.29%) JavaScript
3 27 (19.29%) VB.NET
4 11 (7.86%) VB
5 6 (4.29%) PHP
6 5 (3.57%) Java
7 4 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.14%) C++
9 1 (0.71%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.71%) Delphi
9 1 (0.71%) VBScript
9 1 (0.71%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.71%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (22.86%) Degree
2 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.43%) A+ Certification
4 5 (3.57%) MCP
5 3 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.14%) CCNA
5 3 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.43%) PCI QSA
6 2 (1.43%) NCDA
6 2 (1.43%) NCIE
6 2 (1.43%) MCSE
6 2 (1.43%) MCSA
6 2 (1.43%) HNC
6 2 (1.43%) HND
6 2 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.43%) MCDST
6 2 (1.43%) MCITP
7 1 (0.71%) MCTS
7 1 (0.71%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.86%) QA
2 2 (1.43%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.43%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.14%) XenApp
5 2 (1.43%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.71%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.43%) WSUS
2 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.71%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 9 (6.43%) Cisco
2 7 (5.00%) VMware
2 7 (5.00%) Citrix
2 7 (5.00%) Xamarin
3 6 (4.29%) Telerik
4 5 (3.57%) HP
5 4 (2.86%) SAP
5 4 (2.86%) Oracle
6 3 (2.14%) Mitel
6 3 (2.14%) IBM
6 3 (2.14%) Apple
6 3 (2.14%) Sage
7 2 (1.43%) Veeam
7 2 (1.43%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.43%) ProCurve
7 2 (1.43%) LogRhythm
7 2 (1.43%) New Relic
7 2 (1.43%) NetApp
7 2 (1.43%) Cognos
7 2 (1.43%) Business Objects
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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