The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Peterborough 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 75 76 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 24.83% 21.35% 24.31%
As % of the Vendors category 61.48% 41.99% 43.30%
Number of salaries quoted 71 67 86
Average salary £27,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
122 181 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 40.40% 50.84% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 111 153 193
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Cambridgeshire

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Peterborough region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Peterborough

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 56 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 48 (32.65%) MS Excel
3 43 (29.25%) MS Office
4 39 (26.53%) .NET
5 38 (25.85%) SQL
6 36 (24.49%) C#
6 36 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 31 (21.09%) ITIL
7 31 (21.09%) Windows
8 28 (19.05%) VMware
8 28 (19.05%) Relational Database
9 27 (18.37%) Active Directory
10 25 (17.01%) ASP.NET
11 24 (16.33%) Citrix
12 23 (15.65%) JavaScript
13 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (13.61%) Incident Management
15 19 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (11.56%) MS PowerPoint
16 17 (11.56%) Finance
16 17 (11.56%) MS Visio
17 16 (10.88%) Service Delivery
18 15 (10.20%) Degree
19 14 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
19 14 (9.52%) Service Management
19 14 (9.52%) ITSM
20 13 (8.84%) IIS
20 13 (8.84%) Twitter
21 12 (8.16%) Project Planning
21 12 (8.16%) Resource Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 13 (8.84%) IIS
2 10 (6.80%) MS Exchange
3 9 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.76%) JOnAS
5 4 (2.72%) Lync
5 4 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.04%) SAS
6 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.36%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 48 (32.65%) MS Excel
2 43 (29.25%) MS Office
3 17 (11.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (11.56%) MS Visio
4 8 (5.44%) MS Project
5 1 (0.68%) InDesign
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.68%) SalesLogix
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.72%) SaaS
2 2 (1.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.48%) Firewall
2 6 (4.08%) VPN
3 5 (3.40%) DNS
4 4 (2.72%) NetScaler
4 4 (2.72%) SAN
4 4 (2.72%) SSL
4 4 (2.72%) DHCP
5 3 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.04%) LAN
5 3 (2.04%) WAN
6 2 (1.36%) Wireless
7 1 (0.68%) MPLS
7 1 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 36 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.08%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.36%) OLAP
9 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
General
1 17 (11.56%) Finance
2 11 (7.48%) Retail
3 8 (5.44%) Financial Institution
4 7 (4.76%) Marketing
5 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.72%) Advertising
6 4 (2.72%) Legal
6 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.36%) Publishing
8 1 (0.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (22.45%) Developer
2 32 (21.77%) Analyst
3 21 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 12 (8.16%) Junior
4 12 (8.16%) Software Developer
5 11 (7.48%) Administrator
6 10 (6.80%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (6.80%) Consultant
7 8 (5.44%) Head of IT
8 7 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 7 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (4.76%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.08%) SQL DBA
9 6 (4.08%) DBA
10 5 (3.40%) IT Manager
10 5 (3.40%) Development Manager
10 5 (3.40%) Systems Support
10 5 (3.40%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (26.53%) .NET
2 25 (17.01%) ASP.NET
3 9 (6.12%) WCF
4 8 (5.44%) XML
5 7 (4.76%) Web Services
6 3 (2.04%) HTML
7 2 (1.36%) HTML5
7 2 (1.36%) CSS
8 1 (0.68%) WinForms
8 1 (0.68%) CSS3
8 1 (0.68%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.68%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (7.48%) Mathematics
3 10 (6.80%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.40%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.72%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.72%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.04%) Replication
7 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.36%) FMCG
8 1 (0.68%) Clustering
8 1 (0.68%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.68%) Social Media
8 1 (0.68%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.68%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.09%) Windows
2 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.08%) Linux
4 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.40%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.40%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.72%) Windows Vista
5 4 (2.72%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) AIX
7 1 (0.68%) Solaris
7 1 (0.68%) Android
7 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.09%) ITIL
2 20 (13.61%) Incident Management
3 16 (10.88%) Service Delivery
4 14 (9.52%) Service Management
4 14 (9.52%) ITSM
5 12 (8.16%) Project Planning
5 12 (8.16%) Resource Management
5 12 (8.16%) PRINCE2
6 10 (6.80%) ETL
7 9 (6.12%) Migration
7 9 (6.12%) PRINCE
7 9 (6.12%) E-Commerce
8 7 (4.76%) Project Management
9 6 (4.08%) Database Security
9 6 (4.08%) Database Tuning
9 6 (4.08%) Data Migration
9 6 (4.08%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (4.08%) CRM
10 5 (3.40%) Asset Management
10 5 (3.40%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.85%) SQL
2 36 (24.49%) C#
3 23 (15.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.04%) Java
4 3 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.68%) VBScript
5 1 (0.68%) X++
Qualifications
1 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (10.20%) Degree
3 12 (8.16%) MCSE
4 11 (7.48%) MCP
5 10 (6.80%) MCITP
5 10 (6.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (6.80%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (4.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.72%) MCTS
7 4 (2.72%) CCIA
7 4 (2.72%) CCA
7 4 (2.72%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.04%) NCDA
8 3 (2.04%) NCIE
9 2 (1.36%) VCAP
9 2 (1.36%) VTSP
9 2 (1.36%) VCDX
10 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.16%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 19 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.72%) XenApp
3 4 (2.72%) XenServer
3 4 (2.72%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.04%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.36%) vSphere
6 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.04%) SCCM
2 2 (1.36%) SCOM
3 1 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (19.05%) VMware
2 24 (16.33%) Citrix
3 13 (8.84%) Twitter
4 10 (6.80%) Cisco
4 10 (6.80%) NetApp
5 8 (5.44%) HP
6 4 (2.72%) Oracle
6 4 (2.72%) Wyse
7 3 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.36%) Google
8 2 (1.36%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.36%) Veeam
8 2 (1.36%) SAP
8 2 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.36%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.36%) EMC
9 1 (0.68%) Adobe
9 1 (0.68%) Sage
9 1 (0.68%) Symantec
9 1 (0.68%) Avaya
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