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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 163 144 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 28.60% 23.00% 26.54%
As % of the Vendors category 70.26% 60.76% 51.46%
Number of salaries quoted 147 115 122
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,016 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
232 237 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 40.70% 37.86% 51.59%
Number of salaries quoted 203 194 234
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Microsoft
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +2 87 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Bury St Edmunds +1 36 £45,000 +2.85% 5
Woodbridge 0 5 £19,000 -45.71%
Newmarket -6 1 £21,000 -45.45%
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

1 105 (44.12%) MS Excel
2 92 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (30.25%) .NET
4 67 (28.15%) Windows
5 65 (27.31%) C#
6 60 (25.21%) SQL Server
7 53 (22.27%) SQL
8 52 (21.85%) Active Directory
9 36 (15.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 35 (14.71%) Linux
11 32 (13.45%) MVC
11 32 (13.45%) MS Exchange
11 32 (13.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 32 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (12.61%) High Availability
12 30 (12.61%) Scrum
12 30 (12.61%) TDD
13 29 (12.18%) Web Services
13 29 (12.18%) Windows Server
14 28 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
14 28 (11.76%) CRM
15 27 (11.34%) ASP.NET
15 27 (11.34%) Java
15 27 (11.34%) JavaScript
15 27 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
16 26 (10.92%) Degree
16 26 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (10.92%) HTML
17 25 (10.50%) jQuery
17 25 (10.50%) Dynamics CRM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 32 (13.45%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.04%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.10%) IIS
6 2 (0.84%) Documentum
6 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.42%) Apache
7 1 (0.42%) CMS
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 105 (44.12%) MS Excel
2 24 (10.08%) MS Office
3 7 (2.94%) MS Project
4 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.42%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 25 (10.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (8.40%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (4.20%) Office 365
4 9 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.10%) IaaS
6 4 (1.68%) PaaS
7 2 (0.84%) SaaS
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.42%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.66%) VoIP
2 20 (8.40%) Firewall
3 16 (6.72%) Remote Desktop
3 16 (6.72%) VPN
4 14 (5.88%) Internet
4 14 (5.88%) Wireless
5 13 (5.46%) VLAN
6 12 (5.04%) DNS
7 9 (3.78%) DHCP
8 8 (3.36%) LAN
8 8 (3.36%) Skype
8 8 (3.36%) WAN
9 7 (2.94%) Ethernet
10 6 (2.52%) ADSL
10 6 (2.52%) SSL
10 6 (2.52%) xDSL
11 5 (2.10%) IPsec
11 5 (2.10%) SAN
12 4 (1.68%) LDAP
12 4 (1.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (25.21%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (2.52%) OLAP
5 4 (1.68%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (1.68%) QlikView
5 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.26%) Data Mart
6 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.84%) Datazen
7 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.84%) Power BI
7 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.42%) Big Data
8 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (15.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (6.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 16 (6.72%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.36%) Selenium
4 4 (1.68%) JIRA
4 4 (1.68%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.26%) JMeter
5 3 (1.26%) LoadUI
6 2 (0.84%) Subversion
7 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.42%) NUnit
7 1 (0.42%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.42%) Toad
7 1 (0.42%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (7.14%) Finance
2 11 (4.62%) Marketing
2 11 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.36%) Games
4 5 (2.10%) Legal
5 4 (1.68%) Retail
6 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.42%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (34.87%) Developer
2 37 (15.55%) Analyst
3 36 (15.13%) .NET Developer
4 34 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 30 (12.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (9.24%) IT Support
6 22 (9.24%) Project Manager
7 20 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (7.56%) DevOps Engineer
9 17 (7.14%) Service Analyst
9 17 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
10 16 (6.72%) Agile .NET Developer
10 16 (6.72%) Agile C# Developer
10 16 (6.72%) Agile Developer
10 16 (6.72%) IT Engineer
11 15 (6.30%) AWS Developer
11 15 (6.30%) AWS Engineer
11 15 (6.30%) Cloud Developer
11 15 (6.30%) Cloud Engineer
11 15 (6.30%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (30.25%) .NET
2 29 (12.18%) Web Services
3 27 (11.34%) ASP.NET
4 26 (10.92%) HTML
5 25 (10.50%) jQuery
6 22 (9.24%) WCF
7 20 (8.40%) .NET Framework
8 17 (7.14%) SOAP
9 15 (6.30%) AngularJS
9 15 (6.30%) CSS
9 15 (6.30%) Entity Framework
10 14 (5.88%) XML
11 11 (4.62%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (4.62%) LINQ
12 10 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (3.78%) REST
14 8 (3.36%) JSON
15 7 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
16 6 (2.52%) Silverlight
17 5 (2.10%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.20%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.20%) Mathematics
4 9 (3.78%) N-Tier
5 8 (3.36%) Statistics
5 8 (3.36%) User Experience
6 6 (2.52%) EPoS
6 6 (2.52%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.10%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.68%) Reinsurance
9 3 (1.26%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.26%) Xbox
10 2 (0.84%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.84%) iPhone
10 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.84%) NHS
10 2 (0.84%) Replication
11 1 (0.42%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.42%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 67 (28.15%) Windows
2 35 (14.71%) Linux
3 29 (12.18%) Windows Server
4 27 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (6.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (3.78%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.36%) Unix
9 7 (2.94%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.26%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (13.45%) MVC
3 30 (12.61%) High Availability
3 30 (12.61%) Scrum
3 30 (12.61%) TDD
4 28 (11.76%) CRM
5 26 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (9.66%) ITIL
7 22 (9.24%) Configuration Management
8 20 (8.40%) DevOps
9 19 (7.98%) BDD
10 18 (7.56%) SDLC
10 18 (7.56%) Web Development
11 16 (6.72%) Build Automation
11 16 (6.72%) Pair Programming
12 13 (5.46%) Automated Testing
13 12 (5.04%) Analytics
13 12 (5.04%) Project Management
14 11 (4.62%) ITIL V3
14 11 (4.62%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (27.31%) C#
2 53 (22.27%) SQL
3 27 (11.34%) Java
3 27 (11.34%) JavaScript
4 22 (9.24%) VB.NET
5 21 (8.82%) Bash Shell
6 19 (7.98%) Ruby
6 19 (7.98%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.52%) XAML
9 4 (1.68%) PHP
9 4 (1.68%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.84%) Perl
11 1 (0.42%) Jython
11 1 (0.42%) VB
11 1 (0.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 32 (13.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (10.92%) Degree
3 16 (6.72%) AWS Certification
4 11 (4.62%) MCP
5 10 (4.20%) A+ Certification
6 6 (2.52%) HNC
6 6 (2.52%) HND
6 6 (2.52%) ISEB
6 6 (2.52%) ISTQB
7 5 (2.10%) MCSD
8 3 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.78%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (21.85%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.68%) vSphere
5 2 (0.84%) NFS
6 1 (0.42%) Firmware
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (8.40%) Puppet
2 19 (7.98%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (8.40%) Cisco
2 18 (7.56%) VMware
3 10 (4.20%) Apple
4 7 (2.94%) Citrix
5 5 (2.10%) Oracle
5 5 (2.10%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.68%) Planview
6 4 (1.68%) SonicWALL
6 4 (1.68%) Sophos
7 3 (1.26%) HP
8 2 (0.84%) Adobe
8 2 (0.84%) EMC
8 2 (0.84%) IBM
8 2 (0.84%) Netezza
8 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.84%) SAP
8 2 (0.84%) Tableau
8 2 (0.84%) Teradata
9 1 (0.42%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.42%) Lotus
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Tec Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Tec Partners
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Ipswich
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 17 days ago
Ipswich
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 17 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago