The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 87 92 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.86% 21.60% 23.68%
As % of the Vendors category 50.58% 71.88% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 79 70 88
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Microsoft
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
172 128 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.32% 30.05% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 152 102 169
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Suffolk

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Microsoft
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -4 42 £34,000 -40.86% 2
Bury St Edmunds -2 31 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Stowmarket - 3 £30,000 -
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 103 (39.77%) .NET
2 97 (37.45%) Windows
3 93 (35.91%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (35.14%) C#
5 79 (30.50%) MS Excel
6 74 (28.57%) SQL
7 65 (25.10%) SQL Server
8 62 (23.94%) Active Directory
9 51 (19.69%) MS Exchange
10 45 (17.37%) CRM
11 43 (16.60%) MS Office
11 43 (16.60%) Dynamics CRM
12 40 (15.44%) MVC
13 39 (15.06%) TDD
13 39 (15.06%) WCF
14 34 (13.13%) VMware
14 34 (13.13%) VPN
15 33 (12.74%) ASP.NET
15 33 (12.74%) Office 365
16 32 (12.36%) Finance
16 32 (12.36%) SDLC
17 31 (11.97%) SharePoint
17 31 (11.97%) BDD
18 30 (11.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 30 (11.58%) Configuration Management
19 29 (11.20%) VMware Infrastructure
20 28 (10.81%) Pair Programming
21 27 (10.42%) High Availability
21 27 (10.42%) Firewall
21 27 (10.42%) Windows Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 51 (19.69%) MS Exchange
2 31 (11.97%) SharePoint
3 18 (6.95%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.16%) IIS
7 3 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.39%) Apache
8 1 (0.39%) CMS
8 1 (0.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 79 (30.50%) MS Excel
2 43 (16.60%) MS Office
3 7 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.70%) MS Project
4 3 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.77%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 43 (16.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.39%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.74%) Office 365
2 20 (7.72%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (2.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (1.54%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.16%) Yammer
8 2 (0.77%) IaaS
9 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.13%) VPN
2 27 (10.42%) Firewall
3 20 (7.72%) LAN
4 17 (6.56%) DNS
5 15 (5.79%) WAN
6 13 (5.02%) Wireless
7 12 (4.63%) TCP/IP
8 11 (4.25%) Remote Desktop
8 11 (4.25%) VLAN
9 10 (3.86%) VoIP
10 9 (3.47%) DHCP
10 9 (3.47%) Internet
11 7 (2.70%) ADSL
11 7 (2.70%) HTTP
12 6 (2.32%) SSL
13 5 (1.93%) IP Telephony
14 4 (1.54%) IPsec
14 4 (1.54%) NetScaler
14 4 (1.54%) Skype
14 4 (1.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (25.10%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.16%) Power BI
8 2 (0.77%) MySQL
8 2 (0.77%) OLAP
8 2 (0.77%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (0.77%) QlikView
8 2 (0.77%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.39%) MS Access
9 1 (0.39%) OLTP
9 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.39%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.39%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 22 (8.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (4.63%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.70%) JIRA
3 7 (2.70%) Selenium
3 7 (2.70%) SoapUI
4 5 (1.93%) JMeter
4 5 (1.93%) LoadUI
5 2 (0.77%) Subversion
6 1 (0.39%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.39%) Calabash
6 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.39%) JUnit
6 1 (0.39%) NUnit
6 1 (0.39%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.39%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.39%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (12.36%) Finance
2 19 (7.34%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.79%) Games
4 14 (5.41%) Law
5 10 (3.86%) Publishing
6 6 (2.32%) Retail
7 3 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
8 1 (0.39%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 84 (32.43%) Developer
2 53 (20.46%) Analyst
3 39 (15.06%) C# Developer
4 35 (13.51%) .NET Developer
5 29 (11.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 20 (7.72%) Support Engineer
8 19 (7.34%) IT Support
9 18 (6.95%) Microsoft Developer
10 16 (6.18%) 3rd Line Support
11 15 (5.79%) Senior Developer
12 14 (5.41%) Business Analyst
12 14 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
12 14 (5.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (5.41%) Project Manager
12 14 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
13 13 (5.02%) Technical Engineer
14 12 (4.63%) Agile Business Analyst
15 11 (4.25%) Agile .NET Developer
15 11 (4.25%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (39.77%) .NET
2 39 (15.06%) WCF
3 33 (12.74%) ASP.NET
4 25 (9.65%) HTML
5 24 (9.27%) .NET Framework
6 23 (8.88%) jQuery
7 20 (7.72%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (7.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (7.34%) Silverlight
8 19 (7.34%) Web Services
9 17 (6.56%) AngularJS
10 15 (5.79%) XML
11 14 (5.41%) CSS
11 14 (5.41%) SOAP
12 12 (4.63%) Entity Framework
13 11 (4.25%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (4.25%) LINQ
14 9 (3.47%) WPF
15 7 (2.70%) WinForms
16 6 (2.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.18%) Blackberry
3 15 (5.79%) Driving Licence
3 15 (5.79%) iPhone
4 14 (5.41%) Smartphone
5 12 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.86%) EMC VNX
7 8 (3.09%) Data Centre
7 8 (3.09%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.70%) EPoS
8 7 (2.70%) Mobile Computing
8 7 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
9 6 (2.32%) User Experience
10 4 (1.54%) iPad
10 4 (1.54%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (1.16%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 97 (37.45%) Windows
2 27 (10.42%) Windows Server
3 25 (9.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (5.41%) Windows Phone
5 13 (5.02%) Linux
6 10 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.93%) Unix
8 5 (1.93%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.77%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.77%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.39%) Android
10 1 (0.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (35.91%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (17.37%) CRM
3 40 (15.44%) MVC
4 39 (15.06%) TDD
5 32 (12.36%) SDLC
6 31 (11.97%) BDD
7 30 (11.58%) Configuration Management
8 28 (10.81%) Pair Programming
9 27 (10.42%) High Availability
10 21 (8.11%) Scrum
11 19 (7.34%) Line Management
12 18 (6.95%) PRINCE2
12 18 (6.95%) Waterfall
12 18 (6.95%) Web Application Development
13 16 (6.18%) MVVM
13 16 (6.18%) Project Management
13 16 (6.18%) Service Management
14 15 (5.79%) Data Modelling
15 14 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
15 14 (5.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 91 (35.14%) C#
2 74 (28.57%) SQL
3 24 (9.27%) JavaScript
4 19 (7.34%) Java
4 19 (7.34%) XAML
5 10 (3.86%) T-SQL
5 10 (3.86%) VB.NET
6 9 (3.47%) Ruby
7 8 (3.09%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.32%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.54%) C
9 4 (1.54%) PHP
9 4 (1.54%) Python
9 4 (1.54%) R
10 3 (1.16%) C++
11 2 (0.77%) Erlang
11 2 (0.77%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.77%) VBA
12 1 (0.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (9.65%) Degree
2 16 (6.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.09%) AWS Certification
4 7 (2.70%) MCP
5 5 (1.93%) ISEB
6 3 (1.16%) CCNA
6 3 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.16%) MCSD
7 2 (0.77%) CCNP
7 2 (0.77%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.77%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.39%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.95%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (23.94%) Active Directory
2 29 (11.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.34%) vSphere
4 10 (3.86%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.54%) Firmware
5 4 (1.54%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.39%) Xen
6 1 (0.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (3.47%) Puppet
2 8 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.70%) WSUS
4 4 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (13.13%) VMware
2 21 (8.11%) Cisco
3 16 (6.18%) Citrix
4 14 (5.41%) Apple
4 14 (5.41%) Clearswift
4 14 (5.41%) Proofpoint
5 12 (4.63%) HP
6 10 (3.86%) Dell
6 10 (3.86%) EMC
7 9 (3.47%) CheckPoint
7 9 (3.47%) Nokia
8 6 (2.32%) Oracle
8 6 (2.32%) Sage
9 4 (1.54%) Google
9 4 (1.54%) Symantec
10 3 (1.16%) Adobe
10 3 (1.16%) Atmel
10 3 (1.16%) Juniper
10 3 (1.16%) Sophos
10 3 (1.16%) Xamarin
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