The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bishop's Stortford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 21 January 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Hertfordshire / Bishop's Stortford
Rank 8 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 14.29% - 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 28.57% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £50,000 - £23,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bishop's Stortford region.

Vendors Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 50.00% 70.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 4
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +48.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £30,400 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bishop's Stortford region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bishop's Stortford region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Bishop's Stortford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
5 4 (30.77%) OLTP
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) MS Office
5 4 (30.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (30.77%) SOAP
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (30.77%) SCCM
5 4 (30.77%) SCOM
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (30.77%) System Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) Change Control

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) OLTP
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (30.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (15.38%) Ant
2 2 (15.38%) Maven
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Applications Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Support
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Applications Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Developer
1 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL Developer
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) IT Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) SOAP
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) J2SE
2 2 (15.38%) JSP
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Change Control
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
1 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (30.77%) System Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
2 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) MCTS
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
1 4 (30.77%) SCOM
2 2 (15.38%) SCDPM
2 2 (15.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Dell
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic