The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 March 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 18 17 14
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 239 268 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.91% 12.35% 14.41%
As % of the Vendors category 40.72% 31.16% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 198 225 246
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 587 860 763
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 34.17% 39.63% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 419 658 584
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Cambridge +7 158 £40,000 - 36
Peterborough -3 48 £30,000 -27.71% 6
Huntingdon +1 28 £41,750 +3.08% 1
Ely -1 2 £37,500 - 1
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 208 (45.02%) Windows
2 203 (43.94%) MS Excel
3 113 (24.46%) Active Directory
4 109 (23.59%) SQL Server
5 106 (22.94%) VMware
6 102 (22.08%) C#
7 97 (21.00%) SQL
8 92 (19.91%) Windows Server
9 90 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
10 89 (19.26%) Degree
10 89 (19.26%) .NET
11 86 (18.61%) Microsoft Azure
12 75 (16.23%) MS Office
13 72 (15.58%) Cisco
14 71 (15.37%) Microsoft Certification
14 71 (15.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 70 (15.15%) Software Engineering
16 67 (14.50%) Finance
17 65 (14.07%) ITIL
17 65 (14.07%) MS Exchange
18 62 (13.42%) Linux
19 61 (13.20%) Windows Server 2008
20 58 (12.55%) ASP.NET
20 58 (12.55%) Office 365
21 53 (11.47%) VMware Infrastructure
22 52 (11.26%) Web Services
22 52 (11.26%) HTML
23 49 (10.61%) MVC
24 46 (9.96%) MCSE
25 45 (9.74%) Citrix

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 65 (14.07%) MS Exchange
2 37 (8.01%) SharePoint
3 29 (6.28%) Skype for Business
4 25 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (3.03%) IIS
6 14 (3.03%) Moodle
7 13 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (1.52%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.87%) Apache
10 4 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.87%) SAS
11 3 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.65%) WordPress
12 2 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.22%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 203 (43.94%) MS Excel
2 75 (16.23%) MS Office
3 27 (5.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.60%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.73%) Camtasia
5 8 (1.73%) Snagit
6 7 (1.52%) MS Project
7 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.22%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 23 (4.98%) Dynamics NAV
2 14 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (2.81%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (1.52%) SAP BPC
4 7 (1.52%) SAP FI
5 6 (1.30%) Magento
6 5 (1.08%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.65%) Changepoint
8 2 (0.43%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.22%) Exchequer
9 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.22%) Pegasus Opera
9 1 (0.22%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.22%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 86 (18.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (12.55%) Office 365
3 26 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (3.68%) GitHub
5 10 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.30%) iTunes
7 4 (0.87%) PaaS
7 4 (0.87%) SaaS
8 3 (0.65%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.22%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.22%) IaaS
9 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.23%) DNS
2 33 (7.14%) Firewall
3 30 (6.49%) SAN
4 28 (6.06%) DHCP
5 22 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 18 (3.90%) LAN
7 14 (3.03%) Wireless
8 13 (2.81%) Unified Communications
9 12 (2.60%) Remote Desktop
10 11 (2.38%) Internet
10 11 (2.38%) Skype
11 10 (2.16%) VPN
11 10 (2.16%) WAN
12 9 (1.95%) Ethernet
13 8 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (1.73%) VLAN
14 7 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (1.30%) HTTP
15 6 (1.30%) NAS
15 6 (1.30%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (23.59%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (2.81%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.73%) MongoDB
5 8 (1.73%) MS Access
5 8 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (1.52%) SAP BW
6 7 (1.52%) SAP HANA
6 7 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.30%) Big Data
7 6 (1.30%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.08%) MySQL
9 4 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.87%) Power BI
9 4 (0.87%) QlikView
9 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.65%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.43%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 42 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 24 (5.19%) TeamCity
3 23 (4.98%) NUnit
3 23 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (3.90%) Git (software)
5 16 (3.46%) NCrunch
5 16 (3.46%) ReSharper
6 14 (3.03%) Jenkins
7 13 (2.81%) Moq
8 12 (2.60%) Selenium
9 9 (1.95%) Subversion
10 7 (1.52%) MSBuild
10 7 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
11 6 (1.30%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.08%) JIRA
13 3 (0.65%) LabVIEW
13 3 (0.65%) MSTest
13 3 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
14 2 (0.43%) Hudson
General
1 67 (14.50%) Finance
2 16 (3.46%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.25%) Banking
4 14 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.16%) Legal
6 8 (1.73%) Multimedia
7 7 (1.52%) Advertising
8 5 (1.08%) Electronics
8 5 (1.08%) Local Government
8 5 (1.08%) Marketing
9 4 (0.87%) Back Office
9 4 (0.87%) Retail
10 3 (0.65%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.22%) Automotive
12 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 106 (22.94%) Developer
2 57 (12.34%) Analyst
3 46 (9.96%) Software Engineer
4 36 (7.79%) Support Engineer
5 34 (7.36%) C# Developer
6 30 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (5.63%) IT Support
8 25 (5.41%) .NET Developer
9 22 (4.76%) Consultant
10 21 (4.55%) Support Analyst
11 20 (4.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 20 (4.33%) IT Engineer
11 20 (4.33%) Service Analyst
12 19 (4.11%) Service Desk Analyst
13 18 (3.90%) C++ Software Engineer
13 18 (3.90%) Programmer
14 16 (3.46%) Senior Software Engineer
15 15 (3.25%) C# Programmer
15 15 (3.25%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 15 (3.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (19.26%) .NET
2 58 (12.55%) ASP.NET
3 52 (11.26%) HTML
3 52 (11.26%) Web Services
4 43 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 39 (8.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 39 (8.44%) CSS
6 31 (6.71%) HTML5
6 31 (6.71%) WCF
7 25 (5.41%) XML
8 24 (5.19%) jQuery
9 22 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 19 (4.11%) AngularJS
11 17 (3.68%) JSON
11 17 (3.68%) Razor View Engine
12 15 (3.25%) WPF
13 14 (3.03%) .NET Framework
13 14 (3.03%) CSS3
13 14 (3.03%) SignalR
13 14 (3.03%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.28%) Computer Science
2 27 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.46%) NHS
4 15 (3.25%) Blackberry
4 15 (3.25%) e-Learning
5 13 (2.81%) iPad
6 12 (2.60%) Driving Licence
7 10 (2.16%) iPhone
7 10 (2.16%) User Experience
8 9 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.95%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.73%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.52%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.52%) Device Driver
11 6 (1.30%) EMC VNX
11 6 (1.30%) Learning Management System
11 6 (1.30%) VLE
12 5 (1.08%) Clustering
12 5 (1.08%) PDA
12 5 (1.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 208 (45.02%) Windows
2 92 (19.91%) Windows Server
3 71 (15.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 62 (13.42%) Linux
5 61 (13.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 29 (6.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (5.19%) Windows 8
9 20 (4.33%) Windows 10
10 13 (2.81%) Unix
11 11 (2.38%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.73%) Ubuntu
12 8 (1.73%) Windows XP
13 7 (1.52%) Solaris
14 6 (1.30%) Mac OS X
14 6 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (1.30%) Windows Vista
15 5 (1.08%) Android
16 3 (0.65%) Fedora
16 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (15.15%) Software Engineering
3 65 (14.07%) ITIL
4 49 (10.61%) MVC
5 33 (7.14%) TDD
6 31 (6.71%) OO
7 30 (6.49%) Workflow
8 29 (6.28%) Mathematics
9 25 (5.41%) Scrum
9 25 (5.41%) Unit Testing
10 24 (5.19%) Service Delivery
11 22 (4.76%) Project Management
12 19 (4.11%) Business Analysis
12 19 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (4.11%) CRM
12 19 (4.11%) Presales
12 19 (4.11%) Regression Testing
13 18 (3.90%) PRINCE2
14 17 (3.68%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 102 (22.08%) C#
2 97 (21.00%) SQL
3 36 (7.79%) C++
4 35 (7.58%) JavaScript
5 34 (7.36%) Java
6 33 (7.14%) Python
7 27 (5.84%) C
8 23 (4.98%) PowerShell
9 18 (3.90%) VB.NET
10 14 (3.03%) PHP
11 12 (2.60%) Ruby
12 10 (2.16%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.52%) VB
14 5 (1.08%) Embedded C
14 5 (1.08%) Embedded C++
14 5 (1.08%) VB6
15 3 (0.65%) Assembly Language
16 2 (0.43%) VC++
17 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 89 (19.26%) Degree
2 71 (15.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (9.96%) MCSE
4 26 (5.63%) MCITP
5 23 (4.98%) MCSA
6 14 (3.03%) CCNA
6 14 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (2.60%) Security Cleared
8 11 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 11 (2.38%) MCP
9 10 (2.16%) SC Cleared
10 9 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (1.08%) MCTS
14 4 (0.87%) A+ Certification
14 4 (0.87%) CCA
14 4 (0.87%) CCENT
15 3 (0.65%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.98%) SLA
2 8 (1.73%) QA
3 5 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.87%) PMO
5 2 (0.43%) GCP
5 2 (0.43%) GLP
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 113 (24.46%) Active Directory
2 53 (11.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.25%) vSphere
4 15 (3.25%) XenApp
5 10 (2.16%) Terminal Services
5 10 (2.16%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.08%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.08%) XenServer
7 4 (0.87%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.65%) Docker
8 3 (0.65%) Firmware
9 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (4.55%) SCCM
2 12 (2.60%) SCOM
3 7 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (1.52%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.08%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.08%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.08%) SCVMM
5 5 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.65%) Puppet
8 2 (0.43%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.43%) Nessus
8 2 (0.43%) NetApp OnCommand
9 1 (0.22%) CSIRT
9 1 (0.22%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.22%) SCSM
9 1 (0.22%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 106 (22.94%) VMware
2 72 (15.58%) Cisco
3 45 (9.74%) Citrix
4 40 (8.66%) HP
5 22 (4.76%) NetApp
6 18 (3.90%) Dell
6 18 (3.90%) EMC
6 18 (3.90%) RedGate
7 14 (3.03%) SAP
8 13 (2.81%) Veeam
9 11 (2.38%) Oracle
10 10 (2.16%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.73%) Apple
11 8 (1.73%) JD Edwards
12 7 (1.52%) Sitecore
13 6 (1.30%) 3PAR
13 6 (1.30%) AppSense
13 6 (1.30%) Blackboard
13 6 (1.30%) CommVault
13 6 (1.30%) Symantec
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Salary: 55k plus pension, 25 days, flexi time, training + more
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Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 10% Pension + 15% Bonus
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Salary: 55k plus pension, 25 days, flexi time, training + more
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum pension + gym + 25 days hol
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + 10% Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 5 days ago
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Empiric.com
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