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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 110 98 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.60% 20.16% 27.25%
As % of the Vendors category 54.46% 59.39% 57.44%
Number of salaries quoted 100 80 94
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +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
202 165 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.83% 33.95% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 181 135 169
Median salary £37,000 £35,486 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.26% -9.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
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 27 August 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 August 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 +2 59 £34,000 -21.83% 8
Bury St Edmunds -1 31 £38,500 -1.91% 5
Lowestoft - 2 £35,000 -
Stowmarket - 2 £35,000 -
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 106 (38.13%) MS Excel
2 99 (35.61%) .NET
2 99 (35.61%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (35.25%) Windows
4 88 (31.65%) C#
5 75 (26.98%) SQL
6 72 (25.90%) Active Directory
7 64 (23.02%) SQL Server
8 55 (19.78%) MS Exchange
9 50 (17.99%) CRM
10 48 (17.27%) Dynamics CRM
11 45 (16.19%) MS Office
12 43 (15.47%) TDD
13 38 (13.67%) VPN
14 37 (13.31%) MVC
14 37 (13.31%) VMware
15 35 (12.59%) Firewall
15 35 (12.59%) Office 365
16 34 (12.23%) BDD
16 34 (12.23%) WCF
17 33 (11.87%) Windows Server
18 32 (11.51%) Degree
19 31 (11.15%) Windows Server 2008
20 30 (10.79%) VMware Infrastructure
21 29 (10.43%) Pair Programming
21 29 (10.43%) Configuration Management
22 28 (10.07%) Web Services
22 28 (10.07%) Finance
23 27 (9.71%) ASP.NET
23 27 (9.71%) 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 55 (19.78%) MS Exchange
2 26 (9.35%) SharePoint
3 20 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (6.83%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (3.60%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.72%) IIS
10 1 (0.36%) CMS
10 1 (0.36%) Drupal
10 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 106 (38.13%) MS Excel
2 45 (16.19%) MS Office
3 8 (2.88%) MS Project
4 7 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.72%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 48 (17.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.36%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.59%) Office 365
2 21 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.44%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (1.08%) IaaS
6 3 (1.08%) Yammer
7 2 (0.72%) PaaS
8 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 38 (13.67%) VPN
2 35 (12.59%) Firewall
3 20 (7.19%) LAN
4 18 (6.47%) DNS
5 16 (5.76%) Remote Desktop
5 16 (5.76%) Wireless
6 15 (5.40%) VLAN
6 15 (5.40%) VoIP
6 15 (5.40%) WAN
7 12 (4.32%) Internet
8 11 (3.96%) TCP/IP
9 10 (3.60%) ADSL
9 10 (3.60%) DHCP
10 7 (2.52%) HTTP
10 7 (2.52%) SSL
11 6 (2.16%) Skype
11 6 (2.16%) Unified Communications
12 5 (1.80%) IPsec
13 4 (1.44%) IP Telephony
13 4 (1.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (23.02%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.72%) Power BI
7 2 (0.72%) QlikView
7 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.36%) MS Access
8 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.36%) OLAP
8 1 (0.36%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.36%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 27 (9.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (3.60%) Selenium
2 10 (3.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 10 (3.60%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.16%) JIRA
3 6 (2.16%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.44%) JMeter
4 4 (1.44%) LoadUI
5 2 (0.72%) Subversion
6 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.36%) Calabash
6 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.36%) JUnit
6 1 (0.36%) NUnit
6 1 (0.36%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.36%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (10.07%) Finance
2 19 (6.83%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.12%) Games
4 14 (5.04%) Law
5 9 (3.24%) Marketing
6 8 (2.88%) Publishing
7 6 (2.16%) Retail
8 4 (1.44%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 83 (29.86%) Developer
2 54 (19.42%) Analyst
3 38 (13.67%) C# Developer
4 34 (12.23%) .NET Developer
5 28 (10.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (9.35%) IT Support
7 24 (8.63%) Support Engineer
8 22 (7.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (6.83%) 3rd Line Support
10 17 (6.12%) Microsoft Developer
11 16 (5.76%) Agile .NET Developer
11 16 (5.76%) Agile C# Developer
11 16 (5.76%) Agile Developer
12 15 (5.40%) Consultant
12 15 (5.40%) Project Manager
13 14 (5.04%) Business Analyst
14 13 (4.68%) Support Analyst
14 13 (4.68%) Technical Engineer
14 13 (4.68%) Technical Support
15 12 (4.32%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (35.61%) .NET
2 34 (12.23%) WCF
3 28 (10.07%) Web Services
4 27 (9.71%) ASP.NET
5 25 (8.99%) HTML
5 25 (8.99%) jQuery
6 19 (6.83%) Silverlight
6 19 (6.83%) SOAP
7 18 (6.47%) AngularJS
8 17 (6.12%) .NET Framework
8 17 (6.12%) CSS
9 15 (5.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (5.40%) LINQ
10 13 (4.68%) XML
11 11 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (3.96%) Entity Framework
11 11 (3.96%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (3.24%) WPF
13 6 (2.16%) HTML5
13 6 (2.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.76%) Blackberry
3 15 (5.40%) Driving Licence
3 15 (5.40%) iPhone
4 14 (5.04%) Smartphone
5 13 (4.68%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.60%) EPoS
7 8 (2.88%) EMC VNX
8 7 (2.52%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.52%) Mobile Computing
8 7 (2.52%) Performance Metrics
9 6 (2.16%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.80%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.80%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.44%) iPad
11 4 (1.44%) User Experience
11 4 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (1.08%) Replication
12 3 (1.08%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 98 (35.25%) Windows
2 33 (11.87%) Windows Server
3 31 (11.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (5.76%) Linux
5 14 (5.04%) Windows Phone
6 13 (4.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.88%) Unix
9 5 (1.80%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.72%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (35.61%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (17.99%) CRM
3 43 (15.47%) TDD
4 37 (13.31%) MVC
5 34 (12.23%) BDD
6 29 (10.43%) Configuration Management
6 29 (10.43%) Pair Programming
7 27 (9.71%) High Availability
8 26 (9.35%) Scrum
9 23 (8.27%) SDLC
10 18 (6.47%) Line Management
10 18 (6.47%) PRINCE2
10 18 (6.47%) Waterfall
10 18 (6.47%) Web Application Development
11 17 (6.12%) Kalman Filter
11 17 (6.12%) Service Delivery
12 16 (5.76%) Service Management
13 15 (5.40%) Data Modelling
13 15 (5.40%) ITIL
13 15 (5.40%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (31.65%) C#
2 75 (26.98%) SQL
3 23 (8.27%) JavaScript
4 19 (6.83%) XAML
5 18 (6.47%) Java
6 16 (5.76%) VB.NET
7 12 (4.32%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.88%) Bash Shell
8 8 (2.88%) Ruby
9 5 (1.80%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.44%) C
10 4 (1.44%) PHP
10 4 (1.44%) R
11 3 (1.08%) C++
11 3 (1.08%) Python
12 2 (0.72%) Erlang
12 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.72%) VBA
13 1 (0.36%) Perl
13 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (11.51%) Degree
2 20 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.60%) MCP
4 8 (2.88%) AWS Certification
4 8 (2.88%) ISEB
5 5 (1.80%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.80%) MCSD
6 4 (1.44%) A+ Certification
6 4 (1.44%) HNC
6 4 (1.44%) HND
7 3 (1.08%) CCNA
7 3 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.72%) CCNP
8 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.12%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 72 (25.90%) Active Directory
2 30 (10.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (6.83%) vSphere
4 10 (3.60%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.44%) Firmware
5 4 (1.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (3.60%) WSUS
2 9 (3.24%) Puppet
3 8 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 37 (13.31%) VMware
2 27 (9.71%) Cisco
3 16 (5.76%) Citrix
4 14 (5.04%) Apple
4 14 (5.04%) Clearswift
4 14 (5.04%) Proofpoint
5 10 (3.60%) HP
6 9 (3.24%) Nokia
7 8 (2.88%) Dell
7 8 (2.88%) EMC
8 6 (2.16%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.16%) Oracle
8 6 (2.16%) Sage
9 5 (1.80%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.44%) Google
10 4 (1.44%) Symantec
11 3 (1.08%) Adobe
11 3 (1.08%) Juniper
11 3 (1.08%) Mitel
11 3 (1.08%) Sophos
Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Montash
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum + benefits + on-call + exceptional c
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: bonus
Posted: 24 days ago