Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 8 7
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 171 82 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 20.75% 14.91% 18.58%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 40.39% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 134 80 120
Peterborough median annual salary £37,500 £31,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.97% -22.50% +29.03%
10th Percentile £19,250 £18,725 £24,875
90th Percentile £64,250 £47,500 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 342 203 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 41.50% 36.91% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 207 97 197
Peterborough median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -19.75% +24.62%
10th Percentile £21,000 £19,750 £26,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,400 £58,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,400 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.47% - +2.41%

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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 77 (45.03%) Windows
2 60 (35.09%) VMware
3 45 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (23.98%) ITIL
4 41 (23.98%) Retail
5 38 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
5 38 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 36 (21.05%) MCSE
7 29 (16.96%) Active Directory
7 29 (16.96%) Analytics
8 28 (16.37%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (16.37%) Cisco
9 27 (15.79%) Citrix
9 27 (15.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 27 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (15.20%) Windows Server
10 26 (15.20%) Firewall
11 24 (14.04%) Service Delivery
11 24 (14.04%) SLA
11 24 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (13.45%) Incident Management
12 23 (13.45%) CISSP
12 23 (13.45%) Microsoft Office
12 23 (13.45%) Cybersecurity
12 23 (13.45%) SIEM
13 22 (12.87%) CSSLP
13 22 (12.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 22 (12.87%) SANS
13 22 (12.87%) Security Operations
13 22 (12.87%) Data Loss Prevention

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 12 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.85%) Skype for Business
3 8 (4.68%) Apache
3 8 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (4.68%) GlassFish
3 8 (4.68%) JBoss
3 8 (4.68%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.09%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (4.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.51%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.92%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.34%) DNN
7 4 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 38 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (13.45%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (4.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (7.02%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (5.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (5.85%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (2.92%) ResourceLink
4 4 (2.34%) assyst
5 3 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.58%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.85%) Office 365
3 7 (4.09%) Azure Data Factory
4 6 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (2.34%) IaaS
6 2 (1.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.20%) Firewall
2 15 (8.77%) Wireshark
3 14 (8.19%) Network Security
4 12 (7.02%) NetScaler
4 12 (7.02%) Remote Desktop
5 11 (6.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (4.09%) Skype
7 2 (1.17%) DHCP
7 2 (1.17%) DNS
7 2 (1.17%) LAN
7 2 (1.17%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.17%) VPN
8 1 (0.58%) VoIP
8 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (9.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (9.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (8.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (7.02%) Power BI
7 11 (6.43%) Microsoft Power View
7 11 (6.43%) PowerPivot
8 8 (4.68%) Oracle Database
9 7 (4.09%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.92%) Big Data
10 5 (2.92%) GIS
10 5 (2.92%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.17%) OLAP
11 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.58%) OLTP
12 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.58%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 9 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.68%) PROIV
3 3 (1.75%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (23.98%) Retail
2 21 (12.28%) Finance
3 19 (11.11%) Marketing
4 9 (5.26%) Advertising
5 7 (4.09%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.75%) Legal
7 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (30.41%) Analyst
2 29 (16.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 21 (12.28%) Architect
4 19 (11.11%) Developer
5 16 (9.36%) Operations Analyst
5 16 (9.36%) Security Analyst
6 13 (7.60%) Consultant
6 13 (7.60%) Security Operations Analyst
7 12 (7.02%) Data Analyst
8 11 (6.43%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 11 (6.43%) Citrix Engineer
9 8 (4.68%) Application Security Analyst
9 8 (4.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 8 (4.68%) Firewall Analyst
9 8 (4.68%) Service Analyst
9 8 (4.68%) SIEM Analyst
9 8 (4.68%) Web Analyst
9 8 (4.68%) Web Applications Analyst
10 7 (4.09%) DBA
10 7 (4.09%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.19%) .NET
2 7 (4.09%) Middleware
3 5 (2.92%) .NET Core
3 5 (2.92%) Node.js
4 4 (2.34%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (2.34%) CSS
4 4 (2.34%) HTML
4 4 (2.34%) REST
5 3 (1.75%) jQuery
6 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.70%) Management Information System
3 17 (9.94%) NHS
4 15 (8.77%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 11 (6.43%) Driving Licence
5 11 (6.43%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (4.09%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.09%) Security Operations Centre
7 5 (2.92%) EMC VNX
7 5 (2.92%) Xbox
8 3 (1.75%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.75%) Replication
9 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.58%) FMCG
9 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 77 (45.03%) Windows
2 26 (15.20%) Windows Server
3 21 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (7.02%) Windows 7
6 11 (6.43%) Windows 10
7 8 (4.68%) Linux
7 8 (4.68%) Unix
8 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.34%) Android
9 4 (2.34%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.75%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.98%) ITIL
2 29 (16.96%) Analytics
3 28 (16.37%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (14.04%) Service Delivery
5 23 (13.45%) Cybersecurity
5 23 (13.45%) Incident Management
5 23 (13.45%) SIEM
6 22 (12.87%) CRM
6 22 (12.87%) Data Loss Prevention
6 22 (12.87%) Event Correlation
6 22 (12.87%) Security Operations
7 21 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (10.53%) Change Management
8 18 (10.53%) Computer Security
9 16 (9.36%) Information Security
10 15 (8.77%) Risk Management
10 15 (8.77%) Security Management
11 14 (8.19%) Security Architecture
12 12 (7.02%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.11%) SQL
2 12 (7.02%) C#
2 12 (7.02%) Java
3 4 (2.34%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.34%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.75%) VB
4 3 (1.75%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.58%) X++
Qualifications
1 45 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (21.05%) MCSE
3 27 (15.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 23 (13.45%) CISSP
5 22 (12.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 22 (12.87%) CCNP
5 22 (12.87%) CCSP
5 22 (12.87%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (12.87%) CSSLP
5 22 (12.87%) GCWN
5 22 (12.87%) ISSAP
5 22 (12.87%) ISSEP
5 22 (12.87%) RHCA
5 22 (12.87%) RHCE
5 22 (12.87%) SANS
5 22 (12.87%) SSCP
6 20 (11.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (10.53%) CCIE
7 18 (10.53%) CCIE Security
7 18 (10.53%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.04%) SLA
2 8 (4.68%) PMO
3 6 (3.51%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (16.96%) Active Directory
2 24 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.94%) Hyper-V
3 17 (9.94%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (7.60%) XenApp
5 12 (7.02%) Terminal Services
5 12 (7.02%) XenDesktop
5 12 (7.02%) XenServer
6 5 (2.92%) Docker
7 3 (1.75%) vSphere
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (8.77%) RSA Security Analytics
2 12 (7.02%) SCCM
3 5 (2.92%) SCOM
4 4 (2.34%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.34%) NetApp OnCommand
5 3 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.17%) WSUS
7 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.58%) vRealize
7 1 (0.58%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 60 (35.09%) VMware
2 28 (16.37%) Cisco
3 27 (15.79%) Citrix
4 22 (12.87%) Red Hat
5 18 (10.53%) Symantec
6 16 (9.36%) Splunk
7 15 (8.77%) Oracle
8 13 (7.60%) NetApp
9 12 (7.02%) Ivanti
10 10 (5.85%) Cognos
11 8 (4.68%) CommVault
12 7 (4.09%) Hyperion
12 7 (4.09%) Informatica
12 7 (4.09%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (4.09%) Talend
13 6 (3.51%) HP
14 5 (2.92%) 3PAR
14 5 (2.92%) EMC
14 5 (2.92%) NGA Human Resources
14 5 (2.92%) ServiceNow