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 June 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.

Microsoft
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 16 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 260 217 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.73% 11.79% 13.66%
As % of the Vendors category 38.92% 32.78% 33.52%
Number of salaries quoted 211 181 257
Median salary £40,000 £38,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.57% -0.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 668 662 889
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.27% 35.98% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 501 519 721
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% -4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

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 June 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 June 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 +1 172 £40,000 +11.11% 15
Peterborough -3 45 £38,750 -6.06% 8
Huntingdon -7 10 £45,000 +8.43% 4
Wisbech - 4 £23,250 -
Microsoft
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 188 (37.68%) Windows
2 163 (32.67%) SQL
3 145 (29.06%) C#
4 136 (27.25%) SQL Server
5 127 (25.45%) .NET
6 108 (21.64%) Active Directory
6 108 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
7 100 (20.04%) Degree
7 100 (20.04%) VMware
8 98 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
9 94 (18.84%) Software Engineering
10 89 (17.84%) Windows Server
11 85 (17.03%) Finance
12 84 (16.83%) Microsoft Office
13 83 (16.63%) HTML
14 79 (15.83%) ASP.NET
15 71 (14.23%) JavaScript
16 67 (13.43%) OO
17 65 (13.03%) CSS
17 65 (13.03%) Microsoft Certification
18 64 (12.83%) ITIL
19 63 (12.63%) AngularJS
20 62 (12.42%) Web Services
20 62 (12.42%) MVC
21 60 (12.02%) HTML5
22 59 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
22 59 (11.82%) Office 365
23 58 (11.62%) TDD
24 56 (11.22%) jQuery
25 54 (10.82%) ASP.NET Web API

Microsoft
Co-occurring 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 51 (10.22%) MS Exchange
2 38 (7.62%) SharePoint
3 25 (5.01%) Skype for Business
4 23 (4.61%) IIS
5 14 (2.81%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (2.00%) Apache
8 9 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (1.60%) Moodle
9 8 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.60%) SAS
13 2 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.20%) CMS
14 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 84 (16.83%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (7.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (4.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (3.01%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.60%) Camtasia
5 8 (1.60%) Snagit
6 4 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (6.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 20 (4.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 18 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (2.61%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (1.40%) SAP BPC
5 7 (1.40%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.80%) Changepoint
7 3 (0.60%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.20%) assyst
8 1 (0.20%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.20%) Exchequer
8 1 (0.20%) Pegasus Opera
8 1 (0.20%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.20%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 98 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (11.82%) Office 365
3 31 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (3.41%) GitHub
5 13 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.20%) iTunes
6 6 (1.20%) SaaS
7 5 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.80%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.80%) PaaS
9 2 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.20%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.20%) G Suite
10 1 (0.20%) IaaS
10 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.61%) Firewall
1 33 (6.61%) SAN
2 32 (6.41%) DNS
3 29 (5.81%) DHCP
4 23 (4.61%) LAN
5 19 (3.81%) WAN
6 18 (3.61%) TCP/IP
7 13 (2.61%) Skype
7 13 (2.61%) Unified Communications
8 9 (1.80%) Internet
8 9 (1.80%) VPN
9 6 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (1.20%) VLAN
10 5 (1.00%) BGP
10 5 (1.00%) LDAP
10 5 (1.00%) NAS
10 5 (1.00%) OSPF
10 5 (1.00%) VoIP
11 4 (0.80%) EIGRP
11 4 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (27.25%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (6.01%) Relational Database
4 25 (5.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (2.20%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.00%) Big Data
7 10 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (1.40%) MS Access
8 7 (1.40%) SAP BW
8 7 (1.40%) SAP HANA
8 7 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.80%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.80%) Power BI
11 3 (0.60%) QlikView
11 3 (0.60%) Spotfire
12 2 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (9.42%) Visual Studio
2 46 (9.22%) NUnit
3 42 (8.42%) Git (software)
4 40 (8.02%) TeamCity
5 37 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (4.81%) Subversion
7 23 (4.61%) Jenkins
7 23 (4.61%) Moq
7 23 (4.61%) MSBuild
8 16 (3.21%) NCrunch
8 16 (3.21%) ReSharper
9 11 (2.20%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (1.60%) Selenium
11 7 (1.40%) JIRA
12 3 (0.60%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.40%) Hudson
13 2 (0.40%) TestComplete
14 1 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.20%) Ranorex
General
1 85 (17.03%) Finance
2 38 (7.62%) Manufacturing
3 37 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 26 (5.21%) Marketing
5 22 (4.41%) Electronics
6 15 (3.01%) Banking
7 14 (2.81%) Retail
8 10 (2.00%) Advertising
9 8 (1.60%) Multimedia
10 7 (1.40%) Legal
11 5 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.80%) Back Office
12 4 (0.80%) Local Government
13 3 (0.60%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.40%) Automotive
15 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 128 (25.65%) Developer
2 70 (14.03%) Analyst
3 53 (10.62%) Support Engineer
4 51 (10.22%) C# Developer
5 49 (9.82%) Software Engineer
6 46 (9.22%) .NET Developer
7 34 (6.81%) Support Analyst
8 31 (6.21%) Software Developer
9 26 (5.21%) IT Support
10 25 (5.01%) C# Software Engineer
11 24 (4.81%) Technical Support
12 23 (4.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 22 (4.41%) Applications Support
13 22 (4.41%) C# .NET Developer
14 21 (4.21%) .NET Software Developer
14 21 (4.21%) C# Software Developer
15 20 (4.01%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 20 (4.01%) ASP.NET Developer
15 20 (4.01%) Developer in Test
16 19 (3.81%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (25.45%) .NET
2 83 (16.63%) HTML
3 79 (15.83%) ASP.NET
4 65 (13.03%) CSS
5 63 (12.63%) AngularJS
6 62 (12.42%) Web Services
7 60 (12.02%) HTML5
8 56 (11.22%) jQuery
9 54 (10.82%) ASP.NET Web API
10 47 (9.42%) WCF
11 45 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 34 (6.81%) JSON
13 30 (6.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 27 (5.41%) Ajax
14 27 (5.41%) CSS3
15 24 (4.81%) REST
16 21 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 18 (3.61%) WPF
18 17 (3.41%) Angular 2
19 13 (2.61%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.02%) Computer Science
2 39 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (7.62%) Mobile App
4 18 (3.61%) Blackberry
5 16 (3.21%) e-Learning
5 16 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.61%) User Experience
7 10 (2.00%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.00%) iPad
7 10 (2.00%) NHS
8 9 (1.80%) iPhone
9 7 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (1.00%) Clustering
11 5 (1.00%) Kindle
11 5 (1.00%) PDA
11 5 (1.00%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.80%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.80%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 188 (37.68%) Windows
2 89 (17.84%) Windows Server
3 59 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (10.22%) Linux
5 44 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (8.62%) Apple iOS
7 39 (7.82%) Android
8 35 (7.01%) Windows 7
9 24 (4.81%) Windows 8
9 24 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (4.41%) Windows 10
11 8 (1.60%) Solaris
12 6 (1.20%) Unix
12 6 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (1.20%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.00%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.60%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (18.84%) Software Engineering
3 67 (13.43%) OO
4 64 (12.83%) ITIL
5 62 (12.42%) MVC
6 58 (11.62%) TDD
7 49 (9.82%) Unit Testing
8 48 (9.62%) Test Automation
9 47 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
10 37 (7.41%) Mentoring
11 34 (6.81%) Inversion of Control
11 34 (6.81%) Mathematics
12 32 (6.41%) Mobile Application Development
13 29 (5.81%) Programme Management
14 28 (5.61%) Service Delivery
15 27 (5.41%) Regression Testing
15 27 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
15 27 (5.41%) Workflow
16 24 (4.81%) CRM
16 24 (4.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 163 (32.67%) SQL
2 145 (29.06%) C#
3 71 (14.23%) JavaScript
4 49 (9.82%) Java
5 34 (6.81%) C++
6 17 (3.41%) PHP
6 17 (3.41%) PowerShell
6 17 (3.41%) T-SQL
7 14 (2.81%) VB.NET
8 10 (2.00%) Ruby
9 9 (1.80%) C
9 9 (1.80%) Objective-C
9 9 (1.80%) Python
10 7 (1.40%) VB
11 5 (1.00%) VB6
12 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 100 (20.04%) Degree
2 65 (13.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (6.41%) MCP
4 26 (5.21%) MCSE
5 25 (5.01%) Computer Science Degree
6 18 (3.61%) MCSA
7 13 (2.61%) Numerate Degree
8 10 (2.00%) Security Cleared
9 9 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (1.80%) MCITP
10 7 (1.40%) ISEB
10 7 (1.40%) SC Cleared
11 6 (1.20%) CCNA
11 6 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.00%) ISTQB
12 5 (1.00%) LPIC
12 5 (1.00%) RHCE
13 4 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.60%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.61%) SLA
2 10 (2.00%) QA
3 5 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.00%) PMO
4 3 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.60%) GCP
4 3 (0.60%) GLP
4 3 (0.60%) GMP
4 3 (0.60%) GxP
5 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 108 (21.64%) Active Directory
2 51 (10.22%) Hyper-V
3 49 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.80%) XenApp
5 8 (1.60%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.20%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.00%) vSphere
8 4 (0.80%) Docker
9 3 (0.60%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.40%) Firmware
10 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (2.81%) SCCM
2 12 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.40%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (1.40%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (1.20%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.00%) AirWatch
5 5 (1.00%) Puppet
6 3 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.40%) Nessus
7 2 (0.40%) NetApp OnCommand
7 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.40%) SCOM
7 2 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.20%) WSUS
8 1 (0.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 100 (20.04%) VMware
2 49 (9.82%) Cisco
3 47 (9.42%) Citrix
4 31 (6.21%) SAP
5 19 (3.81%) HP
6 18 (3.61%) Oracle
6 18 (3.61%) Veeam
7 16 (3.21%) RedGate
8 10 (2.00%) NetApp
9 9 (1.80%) JD Edwards
10 8 (1.60%) Apple
11 7 (1.40%) Xamarin
12 5 (1.00%) EMC
12 5 (1.00%) Facebook
12 5 (1.00%) Google
12 5 (1.00%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.00%) TOWER Software
12 5 (1.00%) Twitter
12 5 (1.00%) WatchGuard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 28 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Itecco
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Car Allw, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Wittering, Cambridgeshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: Yesterday
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IT Connections
Salary: to £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 4 days ago
St Neots
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £1.5k - 18k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits Package
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