Period
to 25 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 25 April 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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 12 6
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 132 93 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 31.13% 16.76% 19.62%
As % of the Vendors category 75.43% 44.29% 55.03%
Number of salaries quoted 101 83 72
Norfolk median annual salary £33,000 £37,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +20.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £22,000 £28,675 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £43,300 £42,500
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%

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 Norfolk.

All Vendors
Norfolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 175 210 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 41.27% 37.84% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 138 162 118
Norfolk median annual salary £33,568 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.48% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,000 £24,175
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,588 £53,750
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% -2.22% +5.88%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Norfolk

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Norfolk

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Norfolk over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Norfolk

Microsoft
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 25 April 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
Norwich +12 104 £31,500 -16.00% 15
Great Yarmouth -2 9 £33,000 +24.53% 3
Dereham - 4 £37,500 -
Thetford -1 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Wymondham - 1 £35,000 - 4
Microsoft
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 57 (43.18%) Windows
2 50 (37.88%) C#
2 50 (37.88%) .NET
3 48 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 43 (32.58%) Degree
5 41 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (30.30%) Problem-Solving
7 39 (29.55%) C
8 38 (28.79%) Mathematics
9 33 (25.00%) MVC
9 33 (25.00%) Skype for Business
10 31 (23.48%) SQL
11 28 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
13 25 (18.94%) Visual Studio
14 23 (17.42%) Skype
15 22 (16.67%) ASP.NET
15 22 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
15 22 (16.67%) A+ Certification
15 22 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
16 21 (15.91%) Apple iOS
17 20 (15.15%) Unified Communications
17 20 (15.15%) QA
18 19 (14.39%) Windows Server 2012
18 19 (14.39%) MPLS
19 18 (13.64%) Firewall
19 18 (13.64%) JavaScript
19 18 (13.64%) Windows 7
20 17 (12.88%) PowerShell
20 17 (12.88%) Team Foundation Server

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 33 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 9 (6.82%) IIS
3 7 (5.30%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.52%) BPCS
3 2 (1.52%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.76%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 27 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.06%) Dynamics 365
3 7 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.30%) Office 365
4 2 (1.52%) PaaS
4 2 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.42%) Skype
2 20 (15.15%) Unified Communications
3 19 (14.39%) MPLS
4 18 (13.64%) Firewall
5 14 (10.61%) VoIP
6 13 (9.85%) Internet
6 13 (9.85%) IPsec
7 9 (6.82%) TCP/IP
8 7 (5.30%) VLAN
9 6 (4.55%) DNS
10 5 (3.79%) LAN
10 5 (3.79%) WAN
11 2 (1.52%) DHCP
11 2 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.30%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (3.79%) Power BI
4 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.52%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.52%) QlikView
6 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.76%) MS Access
6 1 (0.76%) OLAP
6 1 (0.76%) OLTP
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (18.94%) Visual Studio
2 17 (12.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.30%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.79%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.52%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.52%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.52%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.76%) NUnit
General
1 13 (9.85%) Finance
2 4 (3.03%) Retail
3 3 (2.27%) Advertising
3 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (27.27%) Developer
2 16 (12.12%) .NET Developer
3 13 (9.85%) Software Developer
4 12 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 10 (7.58%) Analyst
5 10 (7.58%) Applications Developer
6 9 (6.82%) QA Engineer
7 8 (6.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 8 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (5.30%) QA Test Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) QA Tester
8 7 (5.30%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) Software QA Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) Software Test Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) Software Tester
8 7 (5.30%) Test Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (37.88%) .NET
2 22 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 16 (12.12%) HTML
4 14 (10.61%) CSS
5 10 (7.58%) .NET Framework
5 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (6.06%) WPF
8 7 (5.30%) Android SDK
8 7 (5.30%) Universal Windows Platform
8 7 (5.30%) XML
8 7 (5.30%) XSLT
9 6 (4.55%) Web Services
9 6 (4.55%) WinForms
10 5 (3.79%) AngularJS
10 5 (3.79%) Entity Framework
10 5 (3.79%) HTML5
10 5 (3.79%) jQuery
11 4 (3.03%) .NET Core
11 4 (3.03%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) Data Centre
2 15 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.79%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.79%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.79%) Replication
5 3 (2.27%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.52%) NHS
7 1 (0.76%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.76%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 57 (43.18%) Windows
2 21 (15.91%) Apple iOS
3 19 (14.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 11 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 8 (6.06%) Android
6 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.76%) Linux
7 1 (0.76%) Unix
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (30.30%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (28.79%) Mathematics
4 33 (25.00%) MVC
5 16 (12.12%) Project Management
6 14 (10.61%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (9.85%) Web Development
8 12 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (8.33%) ITIL
9 11 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 10 (7.58%) DevOps
10 10 (7.58%) Scrum
10 10 (7.58%) Test Automation
10 10 (7.58%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.06%) CRM
11 8 (6.06%) Data Privacy
12 7 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.30%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.30%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.30%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 50 (37.88%) C#
2 39 (29.55%) C
3 31 (23.48%) SQL
4 18 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 17 (12.88%) PowerShell
6 14 (10.61%) Delphi
7 7 (5.30%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.55%) Python
8 6 (4.55%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.03%) R
10 3 (2.27%) PHP
11 2 (1.52%) C++
11 2 (1.52%) Java
11 2 (1.52%) Perl
11 2 (1.52%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.76%) VB
12 1 (0.76%) X++
Qualifications
1 43 (32.58%) Degree
2 28 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (16.67%) A+ Certification
3 22 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (4.55%) MCSE
5 3 (2.27%) MCP
6 2 (1.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (1.52%) CEH
6 2 (1.52%) CISA
6 2 (1.52%) CISM
6 2 (1.52%) CRISC
6 2 (1.52%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.52%) GIAC
7 1 (0.76%) CCNA
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.76%) ISEB
7 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.15%) QA
2 14 (10.61%) SLA
3 7 (5.30%) PMO
4 1 (0.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (11.36%) Hyper-V
2 8 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (5.30%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) Ansible
2 4 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.52%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.52%) Puppet
4 1 (0.76%) SCCM
4 1 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (11.36%) Apple
2 9 (6.82%) Embarcadero
2 9 (6.82%) Xamarin
3 7 (5.30%) Dell
3 7 (5.30%) VMware
4 5 (3.79%) DevExpress
5 4 (3.03%) SAP
6 3 (2.27%) Epicor
6 3 (2.27%) Infor
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle
6 3 (2.27%) Sage
7 2 (1.52%) HP
7 2 (1.52%) IFS
7 2 (1.52%) Tableau
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco
8 1 (0.76%) Citrix
8 1 (0.76%) Civica
8 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.76%) Orchard