Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Cortana Intelligence Suite
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1061 1169 1298
Rank change year-on-year +108 +129 -
Permanent jobs citing Cortana Intelligence Suite 120 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.33% 0.020% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 95 5 2
UK median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £53,000 £38,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £116,500 £63,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year +26.32% - -

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 36,158 24,420 21,965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.76% 13.99% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29,967 20,456 18,484
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,875
% change year-on-year - +0.28% +5.59%

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 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Cortana Intelligence Suite in the UK

Cortana Intelligence Suite
Top 13 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 25 February 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 +127 115 £70,000 +40.00% 5
London +57 69 £80,000 +39.13% 4
UK excluding London +41 38 £60,000 +26.32% 1
South East +21 15 - -
Midlands - 13 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands - 12 £60,000 - 1
North of England - 4 £77,500 -
South West - 4 £57,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £85,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £65,000 -
North West - 1 £59,500 -
Scotland - 1 £110,000 -
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 116 (96.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (94.17%) Analytics
3 110 (91.67%) Power BI
3 110 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
4 107 (89.17%) SQL
5 101 (84.17%) Data Lake
6 97 (80.83%) Azure Data Factory
6 97 (80.83%) Microsoft
7 92 (76.67%) Big Data
8 77 (64.17%) Azure SQL Database
9 73 (60.83%) Presales
10 70 (58.33%) Tableau
11 67 (55.83%) Machine Learning
12 66 (55.00%) Visual Studio
13 62 (51.67%) Git (software)
14 54 (45.00%) Serverless
15 50 (41.67%) Data Analytics
16 47 (39.17%) Data Science
17 44 (36.67%) Service Delivery
18 43 (35.83%) C#
18 43 (35.83%) IaaS
19 42 (35.00%) Virtual Machines
20 40 (33.33%) U-SQL
20 40 (33.33%) SQL Server
21 35 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 34 (28.33%) Google
23 33 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 30 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
24 30 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
25 28 (23.33%) 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 7 (5.83%) Apache Spark
1 7 (5.83%) SAS
2 4 (3.33%) Ethereum
2 4 (3.33%) Hyperledger
2 4 (3.33%) Predix
3 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.83%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 116 (96.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 97 (80.83%) Azure Data Factory
3 54 (45.00%) Serverless
4 43 (35.83%) IaaS
5 30 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 24 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (4.17%) PaaS
8 3 (2.50%) Data Lake Analytics
8 3 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (2.50%) Office 365
9 2 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (91.67%) Power BI
2 101 (84.17%) Data Lake
3 92 (76.67%) Big Data
4 77 (64.17%) Azure SQL Database
5 40 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 35 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 30 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (22.50%) HDInsight
10 14 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (7.50%) Hadoop
12 8 (6.67%) RDBMS
12 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
13 6 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (5.00%) Apache Hive
13 6 (5.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 6 (5.00%) HBase
13 6 (5.00%) MongoDB
13 6 (5.00%) Neo4j
13 6 (5.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 66 (55.00%) Visual Studio
2 62 (51.67%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (12.50%) Marketing
2 9 (7.50%) Advertising
3 6 (5.00%) Finance
4 2 (1.67%) Games
4 2 (1.67%) Law
5 1 (0.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (40.00%) Consultant
2 43 (35.83%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 31 (25.83%) Architect
4 27 (22.50%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 22 (18.33%) Azure Architect
5 22 (18.33%) Lead Architect
6 21 (17.50%) Power BI Consultant
7 19 (15.83%) Azure Consultant
8 12 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 10 (8.33%) Business Consultant
9 10 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 8 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
10 8 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
11 7 (5.83%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
11 7 (5.83%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (5.00%) Cloud Consultant
12 6 (5.00%) Data Consultant
13 5 (4.17%) Tableau Consultant
14 4 (3.33%) Head of Architecture
14 4 (3.33%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (5.00%) D3.js
3 3 (2.50%) .NET
3 3 (2.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.83%) Kafka
4 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.33%) Fintech
2 4 (3.33%) User Experience
3 2 (1.67%) HoloLens
3 2 (1.67%) Kinect
4 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.83%) Animation
4 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.83%) Online Games
4 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.50%) Linux
2 2 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (94.17%) Analytics
2 110 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
3 73 (60.83%) Presales
4 67 (55.83%) Machine Learning
5 50 (41.67%) Data Analytics
6 47 (39.17%) Data Science
7 44 (36.67%) Service Delivery
8 25 (20.83%) Data Migration
8 25 (20.83%) Migration
9 20 (16.67%) Information Management
10 11 (9.17%) ETL
11 9 (7.50%) Artificial Intelligence
12 8 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
12 8 (6.67%) Data Modelling
12 8 (6.67%) Visualisation
13 7 (5.83%) Data Architecture
14 6 (5.00%) Data Governance
14 6 (5.00%) Deep Learning
14 6 (5.00%) ERP
14 6 (5.00%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 107 (89.17%) SQL
2 43 (35.83%) C#
3 40 (33.33%) U-SQL
4 13 (10.83%) R
5 7 (5.83%) Python
6 4 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.67%) C++
8 1 (0.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (7.50%) Degree
2 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 6 (5.00%) Solvency II
2 4 (3.33%) GDPR
3 2 (1.67%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.67%) EMIR
3 2 (1.67%) FATCA
3 2 (1.67%) MiFID
System Software
1 42 (35.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 97 (80.83%) Microsoft
2 70 (58.33%) Tableau
3 34 (28.33%) Google
4 28 (23.33%) IBM
5 7 (5.83%) Capita
6 6 (5.00%) Apple
7 5 (4.17%) SAP
8 4 (3.33%) RapidMiner
9 2 (1.67%) JD Edwards