Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 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 19 November 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
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 6 4
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 34 20 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 41.98% 21.98% 32.52%
As % of the Vendors category 77.27% 39.22% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 39
Cumbria median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57% -3.45%
10th Percentile £17,000 £25,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £57,500 £50,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%

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 Cumbria.

All Vendors
Cumbria
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 44 51 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 54.32% 56.04% 67.48%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 72
Cumbria median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £18,750 £25,400 £18,275
90th Percentile £90,000 £57,500 £52,450
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Cumbria

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Cumbria

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Cumbria

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Cumbria over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Cumbria

Microsoft
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Cumbria region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Whitehaven - 8 £16,875 -
Barrow-in-Furness +2 4 £45,000 +63.64%
Carlisle +2 1 £20,500 -25.45%
Cockermouth - 1 £23,500 -
Cumberland - 1 - -
Microsoft
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 16 (47.06%) ERP
2 15 (44.12%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (44.12%) Dynamics SL
2 15 (44.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 8 (23.53%) Windows
4 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 6 (17.65%) Capita
5 5 (14.71%) SCCM
5 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (11.76%) Internet
6 4 (11.76%) LANDesk
6 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 4 (11.76%) AppSense
6 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) Software License Management
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (8.82%) VMware
8 2 (5.88%) A+ Certification
8 2 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (5.88%) Firewall
8 2 (5.88%) Finance
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Dynamics AX
1 15 (44.12%) Dynamics SL
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.94%) Power BI
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) ERP Manager
2 6 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (17.65%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (11.76%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.88%) Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Trainee
5 1 (2.94%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) 1st Line Technical Support
5 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (2.94%) Graduate Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Graduate Analyst Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Graduate Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Power BI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
1 1 (2.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) ERP
2 15 (44.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) Analytics
4 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics
4 4 (11.76%) Software License Management
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Process Management
5 1 (2.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) A+ Certification
2 2 (5.88%) CCENT
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Capita
2 4 (11.76%) AppSense
2 4 (11.76%) LANDesk
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Tableau
5 1 (2.94%) TOWER Software