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 3 months to 27 June 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 10 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 48 48 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 17.65% 14.55% 11.69%
As % of the Vendors category 41.03% 45.28% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 30
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +26.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £28,250 £20,125
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 117 106 101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 43.01% 32.12% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 66 72 69
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,150 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 43 (44.79%) Windows
2 39 (40.63%) VMware
3 30 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 27 (28.13%) Citrix
4 27 (28.13%) ITIL
5 25 (26.04%) SQL
6 23 (23.96%) SQL Server
7 20 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (19.79%) Manufacturing
9 18 (18.75%) C#
9 18 (18.75%) MS Exchange
9 18 (18.75%) Hyper-V
10 17 (17.71%) Office 365
10 17 (17.71%) Degree
10 17 (17.71%) .NET
10 17 (17.71%) Windows Server
11 16 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 15 (15.63%) Programme Management
13 14 (14.58%) Finance
13 14 (14.58%) Cisco
14 13 (13.54%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (13.54%) OO
14 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (13.54%) Software Engineering
15 12 (12.50%) TDD
15 12 (12.50%) Marketing
15 12 (12.50%) Autofac

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 18 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.25%) IIS
4 5 (5.21%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (11.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (9.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.04%) assyst
3 1 (1.04%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.04%) Exchequer
3 1 (1.04%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (1.04%) Sage 1000
3 1 (1.04%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.04%) Sage 50
3 1 (1.04%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (17.71%) Office 365
3 10 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (6.25%) iTunes
4 6 (6.25%) SaaS
5 5 (5.21%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.04%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.04%) IaaS
6 1 (1.04%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) LAN
1 10 (10.42%) WAN
2 9 (9.38%) DHCP
2 9 (9.38%) DNS
3 6 (6.25%) Firewall
3 6 (6.25%) SAN
4 3 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.08%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.08%) Wireless
6 1 (1.04%) Skype
6 1 (1.04%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.29%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.25%) MS Access
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.04%) MySQL
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.04%) Subversion
4 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (19.79%) Manufacturing
2 14 (14.58%) Finance
3 12 (12.50%) Marketing
4 11 (11.46%) Electronics
4 11 (11.46%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.17%) Back Office
6 2 (2.08%) Legal
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (19.79%) Analyst
2 16 (16.67%) Developer
3 13 (13.54%) C# Software Engineer
3 13 (13.54%) Software Engineer
4 12 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 12 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) .NET Developer
5 11 (11.46%) VB.NET Developer
6 10 (10.42%) Architect
7 9 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (9.38%) Consultant
8 7 (7.29%) Technical Architect
9 6 (6.25%) Project Manager
9 6 (6.25%) Service Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Technical Manager
9 6 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
9 6 (6.25%) Technical Support
10 5 (5.21%) IT Support
10 5 (5.21%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.71%) .NET
2 12 (12.50%) Autofac
3 11 (11.46%) HTML
4 10 (10.42%) Web Services
5 7 (7.29%) JSON
5 7 (7.29%) XML
6 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 6 (6.25%) CSS
6 6 (6.25%) ODBC
7 5 (5.21%) jQuery
8 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (4.17%) HTML5
9 3 (3.13%) LINQ
9 3 (3.13%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (3.13%) WCF
9 3 (3.13%) WinForms
9 3 (3.13%) WPF
10 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.08%) React
10 2 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 10 (10.42%) iPad
3 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.21%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (4.17%) iPhone
6 4 (4.17%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.08%) Clustering
7 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.08%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.04%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.04%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.04%) PMI
8 1 (1.04%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 43 (44.79%) Windows
2 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (17.71%) Windows Server
4 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 6 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (5.21%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.08%) Linux
9 2 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.13%) ITIL
2 15 (15.63%) Programme Management
3 13 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.54%) OO
3 13 (13.54%) Software Engineering
4 12 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
4 12 (12.50%) SOLID
4 12 (12.50%) TDD
5 11 (11.46%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (11.46%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.25%) iOS Development
7 6 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (6.25%) Mobile Development
7 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.21%) Project Management
8 5 (5.21%) Scrum
8 5 (5.21%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (5.21%) Time Management
8 5 (5.21%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.04%) SQL
2 18 (18.75%) C#
3 12 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 11 (11.46%) VB.NET
5 8 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.21%) VB
6 5 (5.21%) VB6
7 2 (2.08%) Java
8 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.04%) Ruby
8 1 (1.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (17.71%) Degree
2 13 (13.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.38%) MCSA
4 7 (7.29%) MCP
4 7 (7.29%) MCSE
5 4 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.13%) VTSP
7 2 (2.08%) NCDA
7 2 (2.08%) NCIE
7 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.04%) CCA
8 1 (1.04%) CCENT
8 1 (1.04%) CCNA
8 1 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) PMO
3 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 30 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 20 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.13%) XenApp
5 2 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.13%) SCCM
3 2 (2.08%) NetApp OnCommand
4 1 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (40.63%) VMware
2 27 (28.13%) Citrix
3 14 (14.58%) Cisco
4 12 (12.50%) SAP
5 7 (7.29%) Veeam
6 6 (6.25%) Apple
7 5 (5.21%) HP
7 5 (5.21%) NetApp
8 3 (3.13%) EMC
9 2 (2.08%) AppSense
9 2 (2.08%) Brocade
9 2 (2.08%) CommVault
9 2 (2.08%) Oracle
9 2 (2.08%) SolidFire
10 1 (1.04%) 3Com
10 1 (1.04%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.04%) Draytek
10 1 (1.04%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.04%) Symantec
10 1 (1.04%) ZyXEL
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