Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cortana Intelligence Suite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cortana Intelligence Suite over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Cortana Intelligence Suite
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1059 1176 1278
Rank change year-on-year +117 +102 -
Permanent jobs citing Cortana Intelligence Suite 127 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.014% 0.005%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.32% 0.089% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 84 22 8
UK median annual salary £60,000 £63,750 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +20.28% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £48,775 £43,000
90th Percentile £137,500 £71,250 £62,925
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £66,250 -
% change year-on-year -28.30% - -

Cortana Intelligence Suite is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 39,530 28,140 23,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.74% 16.26% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 32,127 23,380 19,989
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £43,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% -1.14% +3.53%

Cortana Intelligence Suite
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cortana Intelligence Suite as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cortana Intelligence Suite in the UK

Cortana Intelligence Suite
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cortana Intelligence Suite.

Salary trend for Cortana Intelligence Suite in the UK

Cortana Intelligence Suite
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cortana Intelligence Suite over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Cortana Intelligence Suite in the UK

Cortana Intelligence Suite
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cortana Intelligence Suite within the UK over the 6 months to 24 June 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
England +88 122 £60,000 -5.88% 3
London +73 82 £60,000 -
UK excluding London +15 35 £47,500 -28.30% 3
Midlands +16 18 £47,500 -11.63%
West Midlands - 18 £47,500 -
South East +13 15 - - 3
Yorkshire +28 1 £90,000 +30.91%
North of England +11 1 £90,000 +33.33%
Scotland - 1 £110,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing Cortana Intelligence Suite 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 with a requirement for Cortana Intelligence Suite.

1 127 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 126 (99.21%) Analytics
3 118 (92.91%) SQL
4 116 (91.34%) Data Lake
5 114 (89.76%) Big Data
6 113 (88.98%) Business Intelligence
6 113 (88.98%) Microsoft
6 113 (88.98%) Power BI
7 106 (83.46%) Azure Data Factory
8 97 (76.38%) Visual Studio
8 97 (76.38%) Azure SQL Database
9 95 (74.80%) Data Analytics
10 94 (74.02%) Machine Learning
11 88 (69.29%) Tableau
11 88 (69.29%) Presales
12 87 (68.50%) Serverless
13 86 (67.72%) Git (software)
14 82 (64.57%) Data Science
15 76 (59.84%) Virtual Machines
15 76 (59.84%) IaaS
15 76 (59.84%) C#
16 75 (59.06%) U-SQL
17 71 (55.91%) Service Delivery
18 52 (40.94%) Marketing
19 28 (22.05%) Data Warehouse
20 25 (19.69%) Google
20 25 (19.69%) Amazon AWS
21 24 (18.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 24 (18.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 21 (16.54%) IBM

Cortana Intelligence Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (7.87%) Apache Spark
2 9 (7.09%) Apache
2 9 (7.09%) Apache Solr
3 6 (4.72%) SAS
4 4 (3.15%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.15%) Ethereum
4 4 (3.15%) Hyperledger
4 4 (3.15%) Predix
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 127 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 106 (83.46%) Azure Data Factory
3 87 (68.50%) Serverless
4 76 (59.84%) IaaS
5 25 (19.69%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (12.60%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (3.94%) Azure Machine Learning
7 5 (3.94%) PaaS
7 5 (3.94%) SaaS
8 4 (3.15%) SAP Leonardo
9 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.79%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (91.34%) Data Lake
2 114 (89.76%) Big Data
3 113 (88.98%) Power BI
4 97 (76.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 28 (22.05%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (18.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (18.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (14.96%) HDInsight
8 18 (14.17%) SQL Server
9 14 (11.02%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (11.02%) Cosmos DB
9 14 (11.02%) Hadoop
9 14 (11.02%) MongoDB
10 9 (7.09%) Apache Hive
10 9 (7.09%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 9 (7.09%) Geospatial Data
10 9 (7.09%) Neo4j
10 9 (7.09%) NoSQL
11 7 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (3.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 97 (76.38%) Visual Studio
2 86 (67.72%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 52 (40.94%) Marketing
2 5 (3.94%) Finance
3 2 (1.57%) Law
3 2 (1.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (54.33%) Consultant
2 66 (51.97%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 60 (47.24%) Microsoft BI Consultant
4 58 (45.67%) Power BI Consultant
5 31 (24.41%) Azure Consultant
6 23 (18.11%) Cloud Consultant
7 19 (14.96%) Architect
7 19 (14.96%) Azure Architect
8 14 (11.02%) Lead Architect
9 9 (7.09%) Developer
10 8 (6.30%) Business Intelligence Lead
10 8 (6.30%) Tableau Consultant
11 7 (5.51%) Azure Developer
11 7 (5.51%) Solutions Consultant
12 6 (4.72%) Analytics Consultant
12 6 (4.72%) Data Analytics Consultant
12 6 (4.72%) Data Consultant
13 5 (3.94%) Integration Developer
14 4 (3.15%) Big Data Developer
14 4 (3.15%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.87%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (4.72%) .NET
3 5 (3.94%) D3.js
3 5 (3.94%) GeoJSON
3 5 (3.94%) JSON
3 5 (3.94%) Kafka
3 5 (3.94%) REST
3 5 (3.94%) SAML
4 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.79%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.30%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.94%) User Experience
4 4 (3.15%) Fintech
4 4 (3.15%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.15%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.57%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (99.21%) Analytics
2 113 (88.98%) Business Intelligence
3 95 (74.80%) Data Analytics
4 94 (74.02%) Machine Learning
5 88 (69.29%) Presales
6 82 (64.57%) Data Science
7 71 (55.91%) Service Delivery
8 19 (14.96%) Data Migration
8 19 (14.96%) Migration
9 17 (13.39%) DevOps
10 15 (11.81%) Artificial Intelligence
11 14 (11.02%) Information Management
12 13 (10.24%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (7.87%) Data Modelling
13 10 (7.87%) Open Source
13 10 (7.87%) SOA
14 9 (7.09%) Data Architecture
14 9 (7.09%) Data Governance
14 9 (7.09%) ETL
15 8 (6.30%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (92.91%) SQL
2 76 (59.84%) C#
3 75 (59.06%) U-SQL
4 11 (8.66%) Python
5 10 (7.87%) R
6 5 (3.94%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.15%) Microsoft R
Qualifications
1 7 (5.51%) Degree
2 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.94%) Solvency II
3 3 (2.36%) GDPR
4 2 (1.57%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.57%) EMIR
4 2 (1.57%) FATCA
4 2 (1.57%) MiFID
5 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 76 (59.84%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.15%) Kibana
1 4 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.15%) Puppet
1 4 (3.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 113 (88.98%) Microsoft
2 88 (69.29%) Tableau
3 25 (19.69%) Google
4 21 (16.54%) IBM
5 5 (3.94%) Apple
5 5 (3.94%) Databricks
6 4 (3.15%) Cognizant
6 4 (3.15%) Oracle
6 4 (3.15%) RapidMiner
6 4 (3.15%) SAP