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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 54 53 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 16.67% 16.99% 17.36%
As % of the Vendors category 54.00% 49.53% 44.37%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 61
Average salary £25,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,850 £28,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £60,000 £52,500
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
100 107 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 30.86% 34.29% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 69 82 136
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 28 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 78 (61.90%) MS Excel
2 68 (53.97%) Windows
3 57 (45.24%) ITIL
4 32 (25.40%) Windows XP
5 28 (22.22%) MS Office
6 24 (19.05%) VMware
7 22 (17.46%) SQL Server
8 19 (15.08%) .NET
9 17 (13.49%) SQL
10 14 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (11.11%) NetApp
11 13 (10.32%) SharePoint
11 13 (10.32%) C#
11 13 (10.32%) Degree
12 12 (9.52%) Incident Management
12 12 (9.52%) CSS
12 12 (9.52%) Service Delivery
13 11 (8.73%) ASP.NET
13 11 (8.73%) MS Visio
13 11 (8.73%) Citrix
14 10 (7.94%) PowerShell
14 10 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (7.94%) SLA
14 10 (7.94%) Cisco
14 10 (7.94%) HTML
14 10 (7.94%) JavaScript
14 10 (7.94%) MVC
15 9 (7.14%) TCP/IP
15 9 (7.14%) Mathematics
15 9 (7.14%) Hyper-V

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 13 (10.32%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.76%) CMS
3 6 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (3.97%) IIS
5 3 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.38%) SAS
5 3 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.79%) Kentico
7 1 (0.79%) Lync
7 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 78 (61.90%) MS Excel
2 28 (22.22%) MS Office
3 11 (8.73%) MS Visio
4 8 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.17%) MS Project
6 3 (2.38%) Photoshop
6 3 (2.38%) InDesign
6 3 (2.38%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) SalesLogix
1 2 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) SaaS
1 2 (1.59%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) Yammer
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.56%) LAN
2 7 (5.56%) WAN
3 6 (4.76%) VPN
3 6 (4.76%) Wireless
4 4 (3.17%) Firewall
5 3 (2.38%) Intranet
6 2 (1.59%) SAN
6 2 (1.59%) Network Security
7 1 (0.79%) MPLS
7 1 (0.79%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.35%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.17%) OLAP
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.38%) MySQL
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.59%) MS Access
5 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.59%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.97%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.17%) MSBuild
4 3 (2.38%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.59%) Selenium
5 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.79%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.79%) GCC
6 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.79%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 7 (5.56%) Retail
2 6 (4.76%) Finance
3 3 (2.38%) Legal
4 2 (1.59%) Publishing
4 2 (1.59%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (31.75%) Analyst
2 20 (15.87%) Service Analyst
2 20 (15.87%) Service Desk Analyst
3 19 (15.08%) Support Analyst
4 18 (14.29%) Developer
5 17 (13.49%) Team Leader
5 17 (13.49%) Help Desk Analyst
6 14 (11.11%) Junior
7 13 (10.32%) Consultant
8 11 (8.73%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 9 (7.14%) Architect
10 7 (5.56%) Storage Consultant
11 6 (4.76%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.76%) Junior Architect
11 6 (4.76%) VMware Consultant
12 5 (3.97%) Coordinator
12 5 (3.97%) Junior Developer
12 5 (3.97%) Infrastructure Architect
13 4 (3.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 4 (3.17%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.08%) .NET
2 12 (9.52%) CSS
3 11 (8.73%) ASP.NET
4 10 (7.94%) HTML
5 6 (4.76%) Web Services
6 5 (3.97%) WinForms
7 4 (3.17%) Ajax
7 4 (3.17%) MSMQ
7 4 (3.17%) jQuery
8 3 (2.38%) WDF
8 3 (2.38%) XML
8 3 (2.38%) XSLT
9 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.79%) JSON
10 1 (0.79%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.79%) WCF
10 1 (0.79%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 6 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.38%) iPhone
4 3 (2.38%) Social Media
4 3 (2.38%) iPad
4 3 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.38%) Statistics
4 3 (2.38%) Video Editing
5 2 (1.59%) DTV
5 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.59%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.79%) PMI
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 68 (53.97%) Windows
2 32 (25.40%) Windows XP
3 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.97%) Linux
5 4 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (45.24%) ITIL
2 12 (9.52%) Service Delivery
2 12 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 10 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (7.94%) MVC
4 8 (6.35%) Service Management
4 8 (6.35%) ITSM
5 7 (5.56%) Change Management
5 7 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (4.76%) Operations Management
6 6 (4.76%) Analytics
6 6 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (4.76%) Line Management
7 5 (3.97%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (3.97%) Data Analysis
7 5 (3.97%) Project Management
7 5 (3.97%) CRM
8 4 (3.17%) OO
8 4 (3.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.49%) SQL
2 13 (10.32%) C#
3 10 (7.94%) JavaScript
3 10 (7.94%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.17%) C++
4 4 (3.17%) Java
5 3 (2.38%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.59%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.79%) Python
7 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.79%) C
7 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) Degree
2 6 (4.76%) MCP
2 6 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.38%) MCTS
3 3 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.59%) MCITP
4 2 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (0.79%) MCSA
5 1 (0.79%) CCNA
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) VCDX
5 1 (0.79%) NCDA
5 1 (0.79%) NCIE
5 1 (0.79%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 14 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.35%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.59%) XenApp
5 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) Puppet
1 2 (1.59%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (19.05%) VMware
2 14 (11.11%) NetApp
3 11 (8.73%) Citrix
4 10 (7.94%) Cisco
5 6 (4.76%) HP
6 5 (3.97%) EMC
6 5 (3.97%) Adobe
6 5 (3.97%) Oracle
7 4 (3.17%) 3PAR
7 4 (3.17%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.59%) Sage
9 2 (1.59%) Macromedia
9 2 (1.59%) Infor
10 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.79%) Veeam
10 1 (0.79%) EPiServer
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
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