Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cornwall 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 6 months to 14 December 2018 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
South West > Cornwall
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -8 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 42 97 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 18.50% 31.39% 34.78%
As % of the Vendors category 48.84% 49.74% 56.80%
Number of salaries quoted 21 72 26
Cornwall median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £59,625 £45,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cornwall.

All Vendors
Cornwall
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 86 195 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 37.89% 63.11% 61.23%
Number of salaries quoted 59 119 62
Cornwall median annual salary £25,000 £37,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.43% +34.55% -15.38%
10th Percentile £18,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £42,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cornwall.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Cornwall

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Cornwall

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Cornwall

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Cornwall over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Cornwall

Microsoft
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Cornwall region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newquay +9 18 £43,500 -33.08%
St Ives -2 4 £37,500 +66.67% 1
Bodmin -6 4 £50,000 +138.10% 1
Truro -1 3 £29,500 -8.53% 4
Falmouth -4 2 £20,500 -41.43% 1
Callington - 1 £31,000 -
Microsoft
South West

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cornwall region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 20 (47.62%) Project Management
2 19 (45.24%) SQL
2 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (40.48%) Migration
3 17 (40.48%) Decision-Making
4 14 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (33.33%) Finance
4 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (30.95%) Windows
5 13 (30.95%) ITIL
5 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Excel
5 13 (30.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 12 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 12 (28.57%) .NET
6 12 (28.57%) C#
6 12 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 11 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (26.19%) Degree
7 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (21.43%) Office 365
9 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
10 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (19.05%) ETL
10 8 (19.05%) Skype for Business
10 8 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (19.05%) Skype

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall 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 8 (19.05%) Skype for Business
2 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 6 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.76%) CMS
6 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (30.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (21.43%) Office 365
2 4 (9.52%) G Suite
3 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
3 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Skype
2 5 (11.90%) Firewall
3 4 (9.52%) VPN
4 3 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Senior Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Senior Project Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Solutions Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 4 (9.52%) IT Support
5 4 (9.52%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
5 4 (9.52%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) HTML
3 6 (14.29%) REST
3 6 (14.29%) SOAP
3 6 (14.29%) Web Services
3 6 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) .NET Core
4 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
4 2 (4.76%) Node.js
5 1 (2.38%) COM
5 1 (2.38%) CSS
5 1 (2.38%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 7 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 6 (14.29%) User Experience
5 4 (9.52%) Driving Licence
6 3 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 7 (16.67%) Linux
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Project Management
2 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (40.48%) Decision-Making
3 17 (40.48%) Migration
4 14 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (30.95%) ITIL
6 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 12 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 12 (28.57%) Waterfall
7 11 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (19.05%) ETL
8 8 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (16.67%) Change Management
9 7 (16.67%) Process Improvement
10 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (14.29%) ITSM
10 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 6 (14.29%) Service Management
10 6 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) SQL
2 12 (28.57%) C#
3 6 (14.29%) Java
3 6 (14.29%) PHP
3 6 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 3 (7.14%) C++
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (14.29%) Postgraduate
4 5 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (9.52%) MCSA
6 3 (7.14%) CCNA
6 3 (7.14%) CCNP
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (7.14%) MCITP
6 3 (7.14%) MCSE
7 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) PMO
3 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) Docker
4 1 (2.38%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nexpose
1 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) VMware
2 4 (9.52%) Cisco
2 4 (9.52%) Google
3 3 (7.14%) Dell
3 3 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.38%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.38%) Splunk