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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 11 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 31 74 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 17.13% 25.78% 26.59%
As % of the Vendors category 46.27% 67.27% 62.75%
Number of salaries quoted 28 65 94
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £20,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,650 £47,500 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
67 110 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 37.02% 38.33% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 57 96 148
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 -6 24 £33,500 -10.66% 1
Thetford -2 2 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 49 (59.04%) SQL Server
2 45 (54.22%) SQL
3 41 (49.40%) .NET
4 40 (48.19%) Windows
5 38 (45.78%) JavaScript
6 32 (38.55%) HTML
7 31 (37.35%) C#
8 27 (32.53%) CSS
9 24 (28.92%) ASP.NET
9 24 (28.92%) jQuery
10 23 (27.71%) Active Directory
11 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (24.10%) MS Excel
13 19 (22.89%) MVC
14 18 (21.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (21.69%) MS Office
15 15 (18.07%) LAN
15 15 (18.07%) WAN
15 15 (18.07%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (16.87%) Degree
16 14 (16.87%) MS Exchange
16 14 (16.87%) Web Services
16 14 (16.87%) ITIL
17 12 (14.46%) PowerShell
17 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (14.46%) XML
17 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
17 12 (14.46%) Project Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 14 (16.87%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.02%) Apache
3 4 (4.82%) IIS
3 4 (4.82%) Lync
3 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.20%) Drupal
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.20%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 20 (24.10%) MS Excel
2 18 (21.69%) MS Office
3 5 (6.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (7.23%) SaaS
2 2 (2.41%) Office 365
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) LAN
1 15 (18.07%) WAN
2 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
3 9 (10.84%) VPN
3 9 (10.84%) DNS
4 8 (9.64%) SSL
4 8 (9.64%) FTP
5 5 (6.02%) Firewall
5 5 (6.02%) DHCP
6 4 (4.82%) VoIP
7 2 (2.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (59.04%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.25%) MySQL
3 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.02%) Firebird
6 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.20%) InterBase
8 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.20%) QlikView
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (18.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (7.23%) Subversion
3 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.61%) Maven
4 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (7.23%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.61%) Legal
3 2 (2.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (45.78%) Developer
2 17 (20.48%) Analyst
3 13 (15.66%) .NET Developer
4 11 (13.25%) Support Analyst
4 11 (13.25%) IT Support
5 10 (12.05%) Applications Developer
5 10 (12.05%) Administrator
6 9 (10.84%) Applications Support
6 9 (10.84%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (9.64%) IT Administrator
8 7 (8.43%) Web Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Support Technician
9 5 (6.02%) IT Support Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) IT Support Technician
10 4 (4.82%) Programmer
10 4 (4.82%) Technical Support
10 4 (4.82%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Web Support Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (49.40%) .NET
2 32 (38.55%) HTML
3 27 (32.53%) CSS
4 24 (28.92%) ASP.NET
4 24 (28.92%) jQuery
5 14 (16.87%) Web Services
6 12 (14.46%) XML
7 8 (9.64%) WCF
7 8 (9.64%) HTML5
8 7 (8.43%) CSS3
9 6 (7.23%) REST
9 6 (7.23%) WPF
9 6 (7.23%) Silverlight
9 6 (7.23%) RESTful
9 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (6.02%) SOAP
11 3 (3.61%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.41%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.23%) FMCG
3 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) User Experience
5 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.20%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.20%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.19%) Windows
2 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (12.05%) Windows 7
5 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.23%) Windows XP
7 5 (6.02%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.41%) Linux
9 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.20%) VMS
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.20%) Android
9 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (22.89%) MVC
3 14 (16.87%) ITIL
4 12 (14.46%) Project Management
5 11 (13.25%) TDD
5 11 (13.25%) SDLC
6 10 (12.05%) Scrum
7 9 (10.84%) Data Analysis
8 7 (8.43%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.02%) Software Deployment
11 4 (4.82%) Network Management
11 4 (4.82%) Problem Management
11 4 (4.82%) OO
11 4 (4.82%) Incident Management
12 3 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.61%) Business Continuity
12 3 (3.61%) CRM
12 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.22%) SQL
2 38 (45.78%) JavaScript
3 31 (37.35%) C#
4 12 (14.46%) PowerShell
5 9 (10.84%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.84%) C
6 8 (9.64%) Java
6 8 (9.64%) VBScript
6 8 (9.64%) VB
6 8 (9.64%) VB.NET
7 7 (8.43%) PHP
8 5 (6.02%) Delphi
9 3 (3.61%) XQuery
10 2 (2.41%) C++
11 1 (1.20%) Perl
11 1 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (16.87%) Degree
3 9 (10.84%) MCP
4 8 (9.64%) MCSE
5 4 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.41%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (2.41%) MCSA
6 2 (2.41%) CCNP
6 2 (2.41%) CCNA
6 2 (2.41%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.20%) CISA
7 1 (1.20%) CISM
7 1 (1.20%) CISSP
7 1 (1.20%) CEH
7 1 (1.20%) MCITP
7 1 (1.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) QA
2 4 (4.82%) SLA
3 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (27.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.84%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.20%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (7.23%) Oracle
1 6 (7.23%) VMware
2 5 (6.02%) Embarcadero
2 5 (6.02%) Borland
3 4 (4.82%) Cisco
3 4 (4.82%) Citrix
4 2 (2.41%) SAP
4 2 (2.41%) TippingPoint
5 1 (1.20%) Tableau
5 1 (1.20%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.20%) Epicor
5 1 (1.20%) Sophos
5 1 (1.20%) Mitel
5 1 (1.20%) Qualys
Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18k - 21k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Thetford, Norfolk
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Norwich
CPS Group
Salary: £33k - 35k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago