The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the St Neots region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Neots 10.53% 27.27% 20.00%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 40.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £21,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% -
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 St Neots region.

Vendors Category
St Neots
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Neots 10.53% 68.18% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 2
Average salary £21,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in St Neots

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in St Neots

Microsoft
Salary Trend in St Neots

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in St Neots

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Neots

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the St Neots 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 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Sophos
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) PMI
3 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in St Neots by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the St Neots 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (20.00%) GCC
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Sales Executive
2 3 (60.00%) IT Sales Executive
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Sophos
1 4 (80.00%) VMware