The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 56 56 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 16.00% 18.73% 15.38%
As % of the Vendors category 51.85% 61.54% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 45 42 48
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,400 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £57,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Vendors Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
108 91 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 30.86% 30.43% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 79 69 115
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 87 (66.41%) MS Excel
2 64 (48.85%) Windows
3 59 (45.04%) ITIL
4 29 (22.14%) Windows XP
5 28 (21.37%) MS Office
6 23 (17.56%) VMware
7 21 (16.03%) .NET
8 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
8 18 (13.74%) CSS
9 17 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (12.21%) Degree
10 16 (12.21%) Service Delivery
11 15 (11.45%) ASP.NET
11 15 (11.45%) JavaScript
11 15 (11.45%) C#
12 14 (10.69%) SharePoint
12 14 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (9.92%) MS Visio
13 13 (9.92%) HTML
13 13 (9.92%) SQL
13 13 (9.92%) MVC
14 12 (9.16%) Change Management
14 12 (9.16%) SLA
14 12 (9.16%) Incident Management
14 12 (9.16%) MS PowerPoint
15 11 (8.40%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (8.40%) NetApp
15 11 (8.40%) Finance
16 10 (7.63%) CMS
16 10 (7.63%) ITSM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 14 (10.69%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.63%) CMS
3 8 (6.11%) IIS
4 6 (4.58%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.05%) SAS
6 3 (2.29%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (2.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.76%) Kentico
7 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 87 (66.41%) MS Excel
2 28 (21.37%) MS Office
3 13 (9.92%) MS Visio
4 12 (9.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.05%) MS Project
6 3 (2.29%) InDesign
6 3 (2.29%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (2.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) SalesLogix
1 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) SaaS
1 2 (1.53%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) Yammer
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.87%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.82%) Wireless
3 4 (3.05%) VPN
3 4 (3.05%) LAN
3 4 (3.05%) WAN
4 3 (2.29%) Network Security
4 3 (2.29%) Intranet
5 2 (1.53%) Firewall
6 1 (0.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.29%) MySQL
4 3 (2.29%) OLAP
5 2 (1.53%) MS Access
5 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.53%) Big Data
5 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.53%) QlikView
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Jenkins
1 6 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.82%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.05%) MSBuild
4 3 (2.29%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.53%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.53%) Selenium
5 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.76%) JIRA
6 1 (0.76%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.76%) GCC
6 1 (0.76%) Bugzilla
General
1 11 (8.40%) Finance
2 7 (5.34%) Marketing
3 5 (3.82%) Retail
4 3 (2.29%) Legal
5 2 (1.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (31.30%) Analyst
2 21 (16.03%) Service Desk Analyst
2 21 (16.03%) Service Analyst
3 18 (13.74%) Support Analyst
4 16 (12.21%) Team Leader
4 16 (12.21%) Help Desk Analyst
4 16 (12.21%) Developer
5 11 (8.40%) Junior
5 11 (8.40%) Architect
5 11 (8.40%) Consultant
6 10 (7.63%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 8 (6.11%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.34%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (5.34%) .NET Developer
8 7 (5.34%) Coordinator
9 6 (4.58%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.58%) VMware Consultant
9 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Storage Consultant
9 6 (4.58%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.03%) .NET
2 18 (13.74%) CSS
3 15 (11.45%) ASP.NET
4 13 (9.92%) HTML
5 10 (7.63%) Web Services
6 8 (6.11%) jQuery
7 7 (5.34%) Ajax
7 7 (5.34%) XML
7 7 (5.34%) XSLT
7 7 (5.34%) MSMQ
8 5 (3.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (3.05%) COM+
10 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (0.76%) JSON
11 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.76%) WCF
11 1 (0.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.11%) Mathematics
2 6 (4.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.05%) Wiki
3 4 (3.05%) Statistics
4 3 (2.29%) Video Editing
4 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.29%) iPhone
4 3 (2.29%) Social Media
4 3 (2.29%) iPad
4 3 (2.29%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.53%) DTV
5 2 (1.53%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 64 (48.85%) Windows
2 29 (22.14%) Windows XP
3 5 (3.82%) Linux
4 4 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.76%) Android
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (45.04%) ITIL
2 17 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (12.21%) Service Delivery
4 13 (9.92%) MVC
5 12 (9.16%) Change Management
5 12 (9.16%) Incident Management
6 10 (7.63%) ITSM
6 10 (7.63%) Service Management
7 9 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.11%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.11%) Line Management
9 7 (5.34%) Data Analysis
9 7 (5.34%) Software Engineering
9 7 (5.34%) Analytics
10 6 (4.58%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.58%) OO
10 6 (4.58%) Project Management
10 6 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.58%) Operations Management
11 5 (3.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.45%) JavaScript
1 15 (11.45%) C#
2 13 (9.92%) SQL
3 10 (7.63%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.05%) Java
4 4 (3.05%) C++
4 4 (3.05%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.76%) Python
5 1 (0.76%) C
5 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (12.21%) Degree
2 11 (8.40%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.05%) MCP
4 3 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.76%) MCTS
5 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) VCP4
5 1 (0.76%) MCSA
5 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.16%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.87%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.76%) vSphere
4 1 (0.76%) XenApp
4 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) Puppet
1 2 (1.53%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.76%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 23 (17.56%) VMware
2 11 (8.40%) NetApp
3 9 (6.87%) Cisco
4 8 (6.11%) Citrix
5 7 (5.34%) EMC
6 6 (4.58%) Oracle
7 5 (3.82%) HP
7 5 (3.82%) Adobe
8 4 (3.05%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.05%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (3.05%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.53%) Macromedia
9 2 (1.53%) Sage
9 2 (1.53%) Tableau
9 2 (1.53%) Infor
10 1 (0.76%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
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