Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 10 9
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 204 89 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 20.40% 16.60% 16.47%
As % of the Vendors category 47.33% 40.09% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 119 82 108
Peterborough median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £21,300 £19,900 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,000 £52,706
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.90%

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 431 222 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 43.10% 41.42% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 231 137 192
Peterborough median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,250 £25,350
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,850 £59,875
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - -1.73%

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 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 73 (35.78%) VMware
2 68 (33.33%) Retail
3 67 (32.84%) Windows
4 58 (28.43%) ITIL
5 51 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (25.00%) Analytics
6 49 (24.02%) Microsoft Excel
7 48 (23.53%) MCSE
8 47 (23.04%) Business Intelligence
9 46 (22.55%) Cisco
10 41 (20.10%) SQL Server
11 40 (19.61%) Firewall
12 37 (18.14%) Data Warehouse
12 37 (18.14%) CISSP
12 37 (18.14%) Cisco Certification
12 37 (18.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 37 (18.14%) SIEM
12 37 (18.14%) Analytical Skills
13 36 (17.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 36 (17.65%) SANS
13 36 (17.65%) Security Operations
13 36 (17.65%) Data Loss Prevention
13 36 (17.65%) CSSLP
13 36 (17.65%) Event Correlation
13 36 (17.65%) RHCA
13 36 (17.65%) ISSAP
13 36 (17.65%) ISSEP
13 36 (17.65%) GCWN
13 36 (17.65%) CCSP
13 36 (17.65%) CCNP

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 14 (6.86%) Skype for Business
2 11 (5.39%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (4.90%) MS Exchange
4 9 (4.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.45%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.98%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 49 (24.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (5.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (11.27%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (10.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 19 (9.31%) Cognos TM1
4 6 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.96%) assyst
6 2 (0.98%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.49%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (8.82%) Azure Data Factory
3 17 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
4 15 (7.35%) Office 365
5 5 (2.45%) IaaS
6 3 (1.47%) Mimecast
6 3 (1.47%) SaaS
7 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.98%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 40 (19.61%) Firewall
2 24 (11.76%) Wireshark
3 20 (9.80%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (5.39%) NetScaler
4 11 (5.39%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (2.45%) Network Security
6 4 (1.96%) Skype
6 4 (1.96%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.47%) DHCP
7 3 (1.47%) DNS
8 2 (0.98%) VoIP
8 2 (0.98%) VPN
9 1 (0.49%) IPv4
9 1 (0.49%) IPv6
9 1 (0.49%) LAN
9 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.10%) SQL Server
2 37 (18.14%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (14.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (14.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (12.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (9.31%) Power BI
6 15 (7.35%) Microsoft Power View
6 15 (7.35%) PowerPivot
7 9 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (3.92%) GIS
9 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.47%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.98%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.98%) OLAP
11 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.49%) Big Data
12 1 (0.49%) OLTP
12 1 (0.49%) QlikView
12 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.49%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 8 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.98%) JMeter
2 2 (0.98%) Ranorex
2 2 (0.98%) Selenium
2 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.98%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 68 (33.33%) Retail
2 28 (13.73%) Finance
3 19 (9.31%) Marketing
4 11 (5.39%) Manufacturing
4 11 (5.39%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.43%) Advertising
6 1 (0.49%) Billing
6 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (30.88%) Analyst
2 29 (14.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 28 (13.73%) Architect
4 22 (10.78%) Consultant
5 19 (9.31%) SIEM Analyst
6 18 (8.82%) SOC Analyst
7 17 (8.33%) Developer
8 15 (7.35%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 14 (6.86%) Microsoft Consultant
9 14 (6.86%) Security Analyst
10 13 (6.37%) Operations Analyst
11 12 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 12 (5.88%) IT Architect
11 12 (5.88%) IT Security Architect
11 12 (5.88%) Security Architect
11 12 (5.88%) Service Architect
12 11 (5.39%) Citrix Engineer
12 11 (5.39%) Security Operations Analyst
12 11 (5.39%) SIEM Engineer
12 11 (5.39%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.39%) Middleware
2 5 (2.45%) .NET
3 2 (0.98%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.98%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.49%) Angular 2
4 1 (0.49%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.49%) COM
4 1 (0.49%) jQuery
4 1 (0.49%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.14%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (11.76%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 23 (11.27%) NHS
4 21 (10.29%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (7.84%) Management Information System
6 14 (6.86%) Data Centre
7 12 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (5.39%) Cyberthreat
8 11 (5.39%) Driving Licence
9 6 (2.94%) EMC VNX
10 5 (2.45%) Replication
11 2 (0.98%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.98%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 67 (32.84%) Windows
2 21 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (7.84%) Windows Server
4 15 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.37%) Windows 7
6 10 (4.90%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.45%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.96%) AIX
8 4 (1.96%) Linux
9 3 (1.47%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.98%) Android
10 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (28.43%) ITIL
2 51 (25.00%) Analytics
3 47 (23.04%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (18.14%) SIEM
5 36 (17.65%) Data Loss Prevention
5 36 (17.65%) Event Correlation
5 36 (17.65%) Security Operations
6 34 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (15.69%) Incident Management
8 31 (15.20%) Risk Management
9 29 (14.22%) Cybersecurity
9 29 (14.22%) Service Delivery
10 25 (12.25%) Computer Security
10 25 (12.25%) Information Security
10 25 (12.25%) Mentoring
11 24 (11.76%) ETL
12 23 (11.27%) CRM
13 21 (10.29%) Project Management
14 20 (9.80%) Security Management
14 20 (9.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.82%) SQL
2 9 (4.41%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.45%) C#
4 4 (1.96%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.98%) U-SQL
6 1 (0.49%) C
6 1 (0.49%) R
6 1 (0.49%) VB
6 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (23.53%) MCSE
3 37 (18.14%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (18.14%) CISSP
4 36 (17.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 36 (17.65%) CCNP
4 36 (17.65%) CCSP
4 36 (17.65%) CSSLP
4 36 (17.65%) GCWN
4 36 (17.65%) ISSAP
4 36 (17.65%) ISSEP
4 36 (17.65%) RHCA
4 36 (17.65%) RHCE
4 36 (17.65%) SANS
4 36 (17.65%) SSCP
5 33 (16.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 32 (15.69%) CCIE
6 32 (15.69%) CCIE Security
6 32 (15.69%) VCAP
6 32 (15.69%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.25%) SLA
2 11 (5.39%) PMO
3 8 (3.92%) QA
4 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.49%) GDPR
System Software
1 37 (18.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (13.73%) Active Directory
3 22 (10.78%) Hyper-V
4 13 (6.37%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (5.39%) Terminal Services
5 11 (5.39%) XenApp
5 11 (5.39%) XenDesktop
5 11 (5.39%) XenServer
6 4 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (11.76%) RSA Security Analytics
2 12 (5.88%) SCCM
3 7 (3.43%) NetApp OnCommand
4 6 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.47%) SCOM
5 3 (1.47%) WSUS
6 2 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 73 (35.78%) VMware
2 46 (22.55%) Cisco
3 36 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 30 (14.71%) Citrix
4 30 (14.71%) Symantec
5 25 (12.25%) Splunk
6 21 (10.29%) Cognos
7 19 (9.31%) NetApp
8 11 (5.39%) Informatica
8 11 (5.39%) Ivanti
8 11 (5.39%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (5.39%) Talend
9 9 (4.41%) CommVault
9 9 (4.41%) Hyperion
9 9 (4.41%) Oracle
10 8 (3.92%) HP
11 7 (3.43%) IBM
11 7 (3.43%) Veeam
12 6 (2.94%) 3PAR
12 6 (2.94%) EMC