Period
to 20 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 20 February 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 14 9
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 144 82 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 23.88% 14.31% 15.30%
As % of the Vendors category 53.53% 37.96% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 123 77 86
Peterborough median annual salary £37,500 £31,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.97% -27.06% +21.43%
10th Percentile £19,050 £18,650 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £47,500 £58,125
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - +6.67%

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 Peterborough.

All Vendors
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 269 216 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 44.61% 37.70% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 179 128 163
Peterborough median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.58% -10.00% +21.43%
10th Percentile £22,300 £21,775 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,500 £50,000 £59,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Peterborough

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Peterborough

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Peterborough over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 68 (47.22%) Windows
2 45 (31.25%) VMware
3 34 (23.61%) Active Directory
4 31 (21.53%) Citrix
5 30 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 28 (19.44%) ITIL
7 27 (18.75%) Windows Server
8 26 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (17.36%) Microsoft Office
10 24 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (15.97%) .NET
12 21 (14.58%) SLA
12 21 (14.58%) Cisco
12 21 (14.58%) LAN
13 20 (13.89%) C#
13 20 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (13.19%) MS Exchange
15 18 (12.50%) SQL
15 18 (12.50%) Firewall
16 17 (11.81%) Project Management
17 16 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
18 15 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
18 15 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
18 15 (10.42%) Windows 7
18 15 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
19 14 (9.72%) Windows 10
19 14 (9.72%) WAN
19 14 (9.72%) MCSE
19 14 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
19 14 (9.72%) Dynamics AX

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 19 (13.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.94%) Skype for Business
3 8 (5.56%) Apache
3 8 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (5.56%) GlassFish
3 8 (5.56%) JBoss
3 8 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.86%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.17%) DNN
5 6 (4.17%) IBM Connections
6 5 (3.47%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 25 (17.36%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (9.72%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.47%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.69%) assyst
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics SL
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.25%) Office 365
3 6 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (4.17%) G Suite
4 1 (0.69%) IaaS
4 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.58%) LAN
2 18 (12.50%) Firewall
3 14 (9.72%) WAN
4 10 (6.94%) Network Security
5 8 (5.56%) Skype
6 7 (4.86%) Wireless
7 3 (2.08%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (2.08%) VPN
8 2 (1.39%) BGP
8 2 (1.39%) DNS
8 2 (1.39%) HTTP
8 2 (1.39%) Internet
8 2 (1.39%) Intranet
8 2 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.39%) OSPF
8 2 (1.39%) SMTP
8 2 (1.39%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.69%) DHCP
9 1 (0.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.47%) Big Data
6 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.69%) MySQL
9 1 (0.69%) OLAP
9 1 (0.69%) OLTP
9 1 (0.69%) Power BI
9 1 (0.69%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 8 (5.56%) PROIV
2 4 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.08%) NUnit
3 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (8.33%) Advertising
2 10 (6.94%) Retail
3 8 (5.56%) Legal
3 8 (5.56%) Marketing
4 7 (4.86%) Finance
4 7 (4.86%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.39%) Electronics
6 2 (1.39%) German Language
6 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (25.69%) Analyst
2 24 (16.67%) Developer
3 16 (11.11%) Architect
4 11 (7.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (7.64%) C# Developer
4 11 (7.64%) Project Manager
4 11 (7.64%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 9 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 8 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (4.86%) DBA
7 7 (4.86%) Service Analyst
7 7 (4.86%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.17%) Data Analyst
8 6 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (4.17%) SQL DBA
8 6 (4.17%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.17%) Technical Manager
8 6 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.97%) .NET
2 8 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 7 (4.86%) .NET Core
4 6 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (4.17%) CSS
4 6 (4.17%) HTML
5 5 (3.47%) Node.js
6 4 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (2.78%) REST
7 3 (2.08%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.08%) Autofac
7 3 (2.08%) jQuery
8 2 (1.39%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.39%) React
9 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 10 (6.94%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (4.86%) FMCG
6 6 (4.17%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.17%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.47%) Xbox
8 2 (1.39%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.39%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 2 (1.39%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.39%) User Experience
9 1 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 68 (47.22%) Windows
2 27 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 15 (10.42%) Windows 7
4 14 (9.72%) Windows 10
4 14 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (7.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (6.94%) Linux
7 8 (5.56%) Unix
8 6 (4.17%) Android
8 6 (4.17%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.08%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.44%) ITIL
2 24 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (11.81%) Project Management
4 15 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (9.03%) PRINCE2
5 13 (9.03%) Service Delivery
6 11 (7.64%) Change Management
6 11 (7.64%) MVC
7 10 (6.94%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (6.94%) Data Loss Prevention
7 10 (6.94%) ERP
7 10 (6.94%) Event Correlation
7 10 (6.94%) Risk Management
7 10 (6.94%) Security Architecture
7 10 (6.94%) Security Operations
7 10 (6.94%) SIEM
8 9 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 9 (6.25%) SOLID
8 9 (6.25%) TDD
9 8 (5.56%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.89%) C#
2 18 (12.50%) SQL
3 13 (9.03%) Java
4 8 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.86%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.08%) VB
6 3 (2.08%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.39%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.69%) PHP
8 1 (0.69%) Ruby
8 1 (0.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 26 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (9.72%) MCSE
4 13 (9.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (8.33%) CCNP
6 10 (6.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 10 (6.94%) CCIE
6 10 (6.94%) CCIE Security
6 10 (6.94%) CCSP
6 10 (6.94%) CISSP
6 10 (6.94%) CSSLP
6 10 (6.94%) GCWN
6 10 (6.94%) ISSAP
6 10 (6.94%) ISSEP
6 10 (6.94%) RHCA
6 10 (6.94%) RHCE
6 10 (6.94%) SANS
6 10 (6.94%) SSCP
6 10 (6.94%) VCAP
6 10 (6.94%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.58%) SLA
2 5 (3.47%) PMO
3 2 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 34 (23.61%) Active Directory
2 20 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.86%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.47%) Docker
6 4 (2.78%) XenApp
7 3 (2.08%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.08%) vSphere
7 3 (2.08%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.08%) XenServer
8 1 (0.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (7.64%) SCCM
2 3 (2.08%) SCOM
3 2 (1.39%) RSA Security Analytics
3 2 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.69%) vRealize
4 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (31.25%) VMware
2 31 (21.53%) Citrix
3 21 (14.58%) Cisco
4 12 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.25%) IBM
6 8 (5.56%) Oracle
7 6 (4.17%) Google
8 5 (3.47%) NGA Human Resources
8 5 (3.47%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.78%) Juniper
9 4 (2.78%) NetApp
9 4 (2.78%) Symantec
10 3 (2.08%) Ivanti
11 2 (1.39%) Avaya
11 2 (1.39%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.39%) CommVault
11 2 (1.39%) EMC
11 2 (1.39%) HP
11 2 (1.39%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.39%) SAP