The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stowmarket region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank - 8 2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stowmarket - 26.67% 57.14%
As % of the Vendors category - 66.67% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Average salary - £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Suffolk

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

Vendors Category
Stowmarket
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stowmarket 100.00% 40.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 7
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stowmarket

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Stowmarket

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stowmarket

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Stowmarket

Microsoft
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Stowmarket

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stowmarket 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 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SolidWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) NASTRAN
1 1 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stowmarket by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stowmarket 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 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) NASTRAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SolidWorks