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 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 27.78% 23.81% 7.41%
As % of the Vendors category 45.45% 33.33% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Median salary £23,500 £30,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% -25.46%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Microsoft
Hertfordshire

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
11 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 61.11% 71.43% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 21
Median salary £40,500 £30,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £30,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £35,000
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 2 December 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) OLTP
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
4 4 (30.77%) MS Office
4 4 (30.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) SCCM
4 4 (30.77%) SCOM
4 4 (30.77%) Change Control
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (30.77%) System Testing
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012

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
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
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 5 (38.46%) 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
General
1 3 (23.08%) 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%) IT 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 Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 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%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 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%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
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