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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 4 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 112 94 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 31.46% 15.51% 24.81%
As % of the Vendors category 61.20% 47.96% 65.83%
Number of salaries quoted 101 83 107
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,600 £19,440
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.66%

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
183 196 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 51.40% 32.34% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 163 155 167
Median salary £35,000 £28,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £21,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +14 48 £38,000 -5.00% 4
Bury St Edmunds 0 30 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Newmarket - 1 £45,000 - 1
Stowmarket - 1 £27,500 - 1
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 143 (69.42%) .NET
2 131 (63.59%) SQL
3 123 (59.71%) SQL Server
4 107 (51.94%) C#
5 85 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (35.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 66 (32.04%) T-SQL
8 61 (29.61%) MVC
9 59 (28.64%) ASP.NET
10 53 (25.73%) Windows
10 53 (25.73%) SharePoint
11 50 (24.27%) SDLC
12 49 (23.79%) WCF
13 47 (22.82%) Visual Studio
13 47 (22.82%) .NET Framework
14 43 (20.87%) CRM
15 42 (20.39%) Microsoft Certification
16 41 (19.90%) Dynamics CRM
17 39 (18.93%) Finance
18 38 (18.45%) JavaScript
19 36 (17.48%) SQL Server 2008
20 35 (16.99%) ASP.NET Web API
20 35 (16.99%) MS Excel
20 35 (16.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 33 (16.02%) Business Intelligence
21 33 (16.02%) HTML
21 33 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
22 32 (15.53%) ASP.NET MVC
22 32 (15.53%) Entity Framework
22 32 (15.53%) jQuery

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 53 (25.73%) SharePoint
2 20 (9.71%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.85%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.91%) Confluence
4 6 (2.91%) IIS
5 5 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.94%) Apache
6 4 (1.94%) CMS
6 4 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.97%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 35 (16.99%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.31%) MS Office
3 2 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.97%) InDesign
3 2 (0.97%) MS Project
3 2 (0.97%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 41 (19.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.43%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.94%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.49%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.37%) Office 365
4 5 (2.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.17%) Intranet
2 8 (3.88%) VPN
3 7 (3.40%) DNS
4 6 (2.91%) Firewall
4 6 (2.91%) Internet
5 5 (2.43%) HTTP
5 5 (2.43%) HTTPS
5 5 (2.43%) IMAP
5 5 (2.43%) SMTP
6 4 (1.94%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.46%) LAN
7 3 (1.46%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (1.46%) WAN
8 2 (0.97%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.97%) SAN
9 1 (0.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (59.71%) SQL Server
2 74 (35.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (17.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (16.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (12.14%) SQL Server 2000
6 24 (11.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 21 (10.19%) OLAP
8 14 (6.80%) DTS
8 14 (6.80%) Oracle OLAP
9 11 (5.34%) MySQL
10 9 (4.37%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (4.37%) Power BI
10 9 (4.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (3.88%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (3.40%) NoSQL
12 7 (3.40%) OLTP
13 6 (2.91%) Snowflake Schema
14 3 (1.46%) QlikView
14 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 47 (22.82%) Visual Studio
2 23 (11.17%) Visual Studio Team System
3 19 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (5.34%) JIRA
5 4 (1.94%) Subversion
6 3 (1.46%) Toad
7 2 (0.97%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.97%) JMeter
7 2 (0.97%) LoadUI
7 2 (0.97%) Selenium
7 2 (0.97%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.49%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.49%) Zephyr
General
1 39 (18.93%) Finance
2 11 (5.34%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.94%) Legal
3 4 (1.94%) Publishing
3 4 (1.94%) Retail
4 3 (1.46%) Marketing
5 2 (0.97%) Advertising
5 2 (0.97%) Local Government
6 1 (0.49%) Banking
6 1 (0.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 109 (52.91%) Developer
2 50 (24.27%) Systems Developer
3 49 (23.79%) C# Developer
4 47 (22.82%) Senior Developer
5 32 (15.53%) .NET Developer
6 31 (15.05%) Analyst
6 31 (15.05%) Senior Systems Developer
7 26 (12.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (11.17%) Senior C# Developer
9 12 (5.83%) Architect
9 12 (5.83%) Software Developer
10 11 (5.34%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (5.34%) SQL Developer
11 10 (4.85%) DBA
12 9 (4.37%) Administrator
12 9 (4.37%) Applications Support
12 9 (4.37%) Graduate
12 9 (4.37%) Microsoft Developer
12 9 (4.37%) Software Analyst
12 9 (4.37%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (69.42%) .NET
2 59 (28.64%) ASP.NET
3 49 (23.79%) WCF
4 47 (22.82%) .NET Framework
5 35 (16.99%) ASP.NET Web API
6 33 (16.02%) HTML
7 32 (15.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (15.53%) Entity Framework
7 32 (15.53%) jQuery
8 25 (12.14%) CSS
9 18 (8.74%) WinForms
10 17 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 17 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 16 (7.77%) XML
12 14 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 14 (6.80%) LINQ
13 13 (6.31%) AngularJS
14 11 (5.34%) Silverlight
14 11 (5.34%) WPF
15 8 (3.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.77%) Clustering
3 10 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.85%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.37%) Replication
5 7 (3.40%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.40%) Xbox
6 6 (2.91%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.91%) User Experience
7 4 (1.94%) EMC VNX
7 4 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.97%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.97%) PMI
9 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.49%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.49%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.49%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (25.73%) Windows
2 20 (9.71%) Windows Server
3 9 (4.37%) Unix
3 9 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.88%) Linux
5 6 (2.91%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.43%) Mac OS
6 5 (2.43%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.97%) CentOS
8 2 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (29.61%) MVC
3 50 (24.27%) SDLC
4 43 (20.87%) CRM
5 33 (16.02%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (12.14%) Project Management
6 25 (12.14%) SOA
7 18 (8.74%) TDD
8 17 (8.25%) E-Commerce
8 17 (8.25%) MVVM
8 17 (8.25%) Time Management
9 16 (7.77%) Data Modelling
9 16 (7.77%) Presales
10 15 (7.28%) BDD
10 15 (7.28%) Pair Programming
10 15 (7.28%) Waterfall
10 15 (7.28%) Workflow
11 14 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (6.31%) Analytics
12 13 (6.31%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 131 (63.59%) SQL
2 107 (51.94%) C#
3 66 (32.04%) T-SQL
4 38 (18.45%) JavaScript
5 12 (5.83%) VB.NET
6 10 (4.85%) Java
7 9 (4.37%) XAML
8 6 (2.91%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.46%) PHP
9 3 (1.46%) VB
10 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.97%) Perl
10 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.97%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.49%) C
11 1 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.49%) Erlang
11 1 (0.49%) Jython
11 1 (0.49%) Python
11 1 (0.49%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 42 (20.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (8.25%) Degree
3 8 (3.88%) MCP
4 6 (2.91%) MCSE
5 5 (2.43%) A+ Certification
5 5 (2.43%) CCNA
5 5 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.43%) ISEB
5 5 (2.43%) MCSA
5 5 (2.43%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (1.94%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.97%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.80%) QA
2 7 (3.40%) SLA
3 4 (1.94%) HL7
4 2 (0.97%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (9.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.91%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.43%) vSphere
5 2 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.97%) Xen
5 2 (0.97%) XenServer
6 1 (0.49%) NFS
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.49%) Perfmon
1 1 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (9.22%) Oracle
2 8 (3.88%) Tableau
2 8 (3.88%) VMware
3 7 (3.40%) CheckPoint
4 5 (2.43%) Google
5 4 (1.94%) Citrix
5 4 (1.94%) Dell
5 4 (1.94%) EMC
5 4 (1.94%) HP
6 3 (1.46%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.97%) Adobe
7 2 (0.97%) Cisco
7 2 (0.97%) Cognos
8 1 (0.49%) IBM
8 1 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.49%) Sage
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