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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 151 139 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.40% 23.40% 30.50%
As % of the Vendors category 63.98% 62.33% 64.56%
Number of salaries quoted 142 124 104
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £22,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
236 223 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 41.26% 37.54% 47.25%
Number of salaries quoted 215 195 170
Median salary £35,500 £35,486 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.03% -11.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 75 £36,500 +12.30% 5
Bury St Edmunds +2 47 £37,000 -17.77% 5
Newmarket - 5 £21,000 -
Lowestoft - 2 £35,000 -
Stowmarket - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 131 (42.12%) MS Excel
2 109 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (34.73%) Windows
3 108 (34.73%) .NET
4 96 (30.87%) C#
5 83 (26.69%) Active Directory
6 75 (24.12%) SQL Server
7 73 (23.47%) SQL
8 59 (18.97%) MS Exchange
9 53 (17.04%) CRM
10 49 (15.76%) Dynamics CRM
11 48 (15.43%) TDD
12 46 (14.79%) MS Office
12 46 (14.79%) MVC
13 42 (13.50%) Windows Server
14 40 (12.86%) Firewall
15 39 (12.54%) VMware
15 39 (12.54%) VPN
15 39 (12.54%) Degree
15 39 (12.54%) Windows Server 2008
16 38 (12.22%) WCF
17 36 (11.58%) Scrum
17 36 (11.58%) ASP.NET
17 36 (11.58%) Team Foundation Server
18 35 (11.25%) BDD
18 35 (11.25%) Office 365
19 34 (10.93%) Web Services
20 31 (9.97%) Microsoft Certification
20 31 (9.97%) VMware Infrastructure
21 30 (9.65%) Cisco

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 59 (18.97%) MS Exchange
2 24 (7.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (6.43%) SharePoint
4 19 (6.11%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (4.18%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.29%) IIS
9 2 (0.64%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.32%) Apache
10 1 (0.32%) CMS
10 1 (0.32%) Drupal
10 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 131 (42.12%) MS Excel
2 46 (14.79%) MS Office
3 11 (3.54%) MS Project
4 7 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.64%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 49 (15.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (11.25%) Office 365
2 22 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (5.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (3.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (1.93%) IaaS
6 5 (1.61%) PaaS
7 4 (1.29%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.32%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (12.86%) Firewall
2 39 (12.54%) VPN
3 26 (8.36%) VoIP
4 22 (7.07%) Remote Desktop
5 21 (6.75%) Wireless
6 19 (6.11%) DNS
6 19 (6.11%) LAN
6 19 (6.11%) VLAN
7 18 (5.79%) Internet
8 15 (4.82%) WAN
9 13 (4.18%) ADSL
10 10 (3.22%) DHCP
10 10 (3.22%) TCP/IP
11 9 (2.89%) Skype
12 7 (2.25%) HTTP
13 6 (1.93%) SSL
13 6 (1.93%) Unified Communications
14 5 (1.61%) IPsec
15 4 (1.29%) Ethernet
15 4 (1.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (24.12%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.93%) OLAP
5 6 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.29%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (1.29%) QlikView
8 3 (0.96%) Data Mart
8 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.64%) Datazen
9 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.64%) Power BI
9 2 (0.64%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.32%) Big Data
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 36 (11.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (5.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 14 (4.50%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.89%) Selenium
5 5 (1.61%) JIRA
5 5 (1.61%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.96%) JMeter
6 3 (0.96%) LoadUI
7 2 (0.64%) Subversion
8 1 (0.32%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.32%) Calabash
8 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.32%) JUnit
8 1 (0.32%) NUnit
8 1 (0.32%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.32%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.32%) Toad
8 1 (0.32%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (9.00%) Finance
2 20 (6.43%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.14%) Games
4 13 (4.18%) Law
5 11 (3.54%) Marketing
6 7 (2.25%) Publishing
6 7 (2.25%) Retail
7 2 (0.64%) Advertising
7 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (29.26%) Developer
2 58 (18.65%) Analyst
3 37 (11.90%) C# Developer
4 34 (10.93%) .NET Developer
5 26 (8.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (8.04%) IT Support
7 24 (7.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 22 (7.07%) Project Manager
9 21 (6.75%) 3rd Line Support
10 20 (6.43%) Support Engineer
11 19 (6.11%) Service Analyst
11 19 (6.11%) Service Desk Analyst
12 17 (5.47%) IT Analyst
12 17 (5.47%) Microsoft Developer
13 16 (5.14%) Agile .NET Developer
13 16 (5.14%) Agile C# Developer
13 16 (5.14%) Agile Developer
13 16 (5.14%) Support Analyst
14 14 (4.50%) Agile Project Manager
15 13 (4.18%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (34.73%) .NET
2 38 (12.22%) WCF
3 36 (11.58%) ASP.NET
4 34 (10.93%) Web Services
5 30 (9.65%) HTML
6 27 (8.68%) jQuery
7 22 (7.07%) .NET Framework
8 21 (6.75%) CSS
9 20 (6.43%) SOAP
10 19 (6.11%) LINQ
10 19 (6.11%) Silverlight
11 18 (5.79%) AngularJS
12 17 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (5.47%) XML
13 14 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (4.50%) Entity Framework
14 12 (3.86%) WPF
15 10 (3.22%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (2.89%) REST
17 8 (2.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.82%) Blackberry
3 14 (4.50%) Driving Licence
3 14 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (4.50%) iPhone
4 13 (4.18%) EPoS
4 13 (4.18%) Smartphone
5 11 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.54%) N-Tier
6 7 (2.25%) EMC VNX
6 7 (2.25%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.25%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (1.93%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (1.29%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.29%) iPad
8 4 (1.29%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.29%) Replication
9 3 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.96%) User Experience
9 3 (0.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 108 (34.73%) Windows
2 42 (13.50%) Windows Server
3 39 (12.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (7.72%) Linux
5 16 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (4.18%) Windows Phone
6 13 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (3.22%) Unix
8 4 (1.29%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.96%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.32%) Android
11 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (17.04%) CRM
3 48 (15.43%) TDD
4 46 (14.79%) MVC
5 36 (11.58%) Scrum
6 35 (11.25%) BDD
7 29 (9.32%) Configuration Management
7 29 (9.32%) Pair Programming
8 28 (9.00%) High Availability
9 22 (7.07%) ITIL
9 22 (7.07%) SDLC
9 22 (7.07%) Waterfall
9 22 (7.07%) Web Development
10 20 (6.43%) Kalman Filter
10 20 (6.43%) PRINCE2
10 20 (6.43%) Service Delivery
11 19 (6.11%) Project Management
11 19 (6.11%) Web Application Development
12 18 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (5.14%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 96 (30.87%) C#
2 73 (23.47%) SQL
3 28 (9.00%) JavaScript
4 24 (7.72%) Java
5 23 (7.40%) VB.NET
6 19 (6.11%) XAML
7 18 (5.79%) T-SQL
8 12 (3.86%) Bash Shell
9 10 (3.22%) Ruby
10 7 (2.25%) PHP
11 6 (1.93%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.29%) C
12 4 (1.29%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.96%) C++
13 3 (0.96%) Perl
13 3 (0.96%) Python
13 3 (0.96%) R
14 2 (0.64%) VBA
15 1 (0.32%) Jython
15 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (12.54%) Degree
2 31 (9.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.18%) MCP
4 11 (3.54%) A+ Certification
5 8 (2.57%) AWS Certification
6 7 (2.25%) ISEB
7 6 (1.93%) HNC
7 6 (1.93%) HND
8 5 (1.61%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.61%) MCSD
9 3 (0.96%) CCNA
9 3 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.64%) CCNP
10 2 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.64%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.14%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (26.69%) Active Directory
2 31 (9.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.47%) vSphere
4 8 (2.57%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.29%) Firmware
5 4 (1.29%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.64%) NFS
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (4.18%) WSUS
2 11 (3.54%) Puppet
3 10 (3.22%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (12.54%) VMware
2 30 (9.65%) Cisco
3 15 (4.82%) Apple
4 13 (4.18%) Citrix
4 13 (4.18%) Clearswift
4 13 (4.18%) Proofpoint
5 9 (2.89%) HP
6 8 (2.57%) Dell
6 8 (2.57%) Nokia
7 7 (2.25%) EMC
7 7 (2.25%) Oracle
8 5 (1.61%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.61%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.29%) Google
9 4 (1.29%) Symantec
10 3 (0.96%) Adobe
10 3 (0.96%) Atmel
10 3 (0.96%) IBM
10 3 (0.96%) Juniper
10 3 (0.96%) Sophos
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £Competitive Salary
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Music Sales Group
Salary: package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
TDA Group
Salary: £400 - £420 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Suffolk
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bury St Edmunds
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago