Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Cortana Intelligence Suite
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1084 1152 1221
Rank change year-on-year +68 +69 -
Permanent jobs citing Cortana Intelligence Suite 49 52 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.029% 0.004%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.13% 0.15% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 27 48 7
UK median annual salary £80,000 £67,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.52% +56.98% -
10th Percentile £70,500 £52,500 £38,250
90th Percentile £132,500 £105,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £58,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.89% +23.68% -

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 39,186 34,594 24,594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.54% 19.25% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 31,352 28,528 20,636
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Cortana Intelligence Suite in the UK

Cortana Intelligence Suite
Top 6 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 13 December 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 +48 47 £80,000 +14.29% 3
London +71 40 £82,500 -2.94% 3
UK excluding London +44 7 £67,500 +14.89%
South East +24 6 £65,000 +20.93%
Midlands +35 1 £70,000 +7.69%
East Midlands +21 1 £70,000 +7.69%

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 39 (79.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (75.51%) Analytics
3 34 (69.39%) SQL
4 33 (67.35%) Microsoft
4 33 (67.35%) Data Analytics
5 31 (63.27%) Big Data
5 31 (63.27%) Data Lake
6 29 (59.18%) Apache Spark
6 29 (59.18%) Machine Learning
6 29 (59.18%) Hadoop
6 29 (59.18%) Python
6 29 (59.18%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (57.14%) Artificial Intelligence
7 28 (57.14%) Azure SQL Database
8 27 (55.10%) Open Source
9 26 (53.06%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 25 (51.02%) Databricks
10 25 (51.02%) Geospatial Data
10 25 (51.02%) Cosmos DB
10 25 (51.02%) Kafka
10 25 (51.02%) Apache
11 24 (48.98%) DevOps
12 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
13 21 (42.86%) Puppet
13 21 (42.86%) Terraform
14 19 (38.78%) SDLC
14 19 (38.78%) Apache Solr
14 19 (38.78%) Project Management
14 19 (38.78%) Data Modelling

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 29 (59.18%) Apache Spark
2 25 (51.02%) Apache
3 19 (38.78%) Apache Solr
4 8 (16.33%) SAS
5 6 (12.24%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.04%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 39 (79.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (28.57%) Siri
3 10 (20.41%) Amazon Alexa
3 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (20.41%) Azure Data Factory
4 9 (18.37%) Azure Functions
4 9 (18.37%) Azure Machine Learning
4 9 (18.37%) PaaS
4 9 (18.37%) SaaS
4 9 (18.37%) Serverless
5 6 (12.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (4.08%) Data Lake Analytics
7 2 (4.08%) IaaS
8 1 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (63.27%) Big Data
1 31 (63.27%) Data Lake
2 29 (59.18%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (59.18%) Hadoop
3 28 (57.14%) Azure SQL Database
4 26 (53.06%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 25 (51.02%) Cosmos DB
5 25 (51.02%) Geospatial Data
6 18 (36.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 18 (36.73%) MongoDB
7 16 (32.65%) NoSQL
8 12 (24.49%) HDInsight
9 10 (20.41%) Apache Hive
10 9 (18.37%) Neo4j
11 8 (16.33%) Power BI
11 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
11 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (12.24%) Impala
13 4 (8.16%) HBase
13 4 (8.16%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 18 (36.73%) Visual Studio
2 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Games
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Architect
2 10 (20.41%) Data Architect
2 10 (20.41%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (18.37%) Consultant
4 8 (16.33%) Data Consultant
4 8 (16.33%) Machine Learning Researcher
5 7 (14.29%) Analytics Consultant
5 7 (14.29%) Azure Architect
5 7 (14.29%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 6 (12.24%) Build Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Business Architect
7 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
7 5 (10.20%) Business Solution Architect
7 5 (10.20%) Data Analytics Architect
7 5 (10.20%) Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Data Analytics Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Data Scientist
8 4 (8.16%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) Kafka
2 18 (36.73%) Natural Language Processing
3 11 (22.45%) .NET
4 9 (18.37%) JSON
4 9 (18.37%) SAML
5 4 (8.16%) D3.js
5 4 (8.16%) TensorFlow
6 3 (6.12%) GeoJSON
6 3 (6.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) Analytics
2 33 (67.35%) Data Analytics
3 29 (59.18%) Machine Learning
4 28 (57.14%) Artificial Intelligence
5 27 (55.10%) Open Source
6 24 (48.98%) DevOps
7 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (38.78%) Data Modelling
8 19 (38.78%) Project Management
8 19 (38.78%) SDLC
9 18 (36.73%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (36.73%) Neural Network
10 17 (34.69%) Computer Science
10 17 (34.69%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (32.65%) Data Architecture
11 16 (32.65%) ETL
12 14 (28.57%) Deep Learning
12 14 (28.57%) Master Data Management
12 14 (28.57%) Statistics
13 13 (26.53%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) SQL
2 29 (59.18%) Python
3 10 (20.41%) C++
3 10 (20.41%) Java
3 10 (20.41%) Julia
3 10 (20.41%) R
4 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft R
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) PhD
2 10 (20.41%) MPhil
3 7 (14.29%) Degree
4 6 (12.24%) Master's Degree
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.73%) Data Quality
2 4 (8.16%) QA
3 3 (6.12%) GDPR
3 3 (6.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
1 6 (12.24%) Docker
1 6 (12.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (42.86%) Puppet
1 21 (42.86%) Terraform
2 6 (12.24%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) Microsoft
2 25 (51.02%) Databricks
3 10 (20.41%) Apple
3 10 (20.41%) Google
3 10 (20.41%) Oracle
4 4 (8.16%) IBM
4 4 (8.16%) Tableau
4 4 (8.16%) Talend
5 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards