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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 0 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 18.18% - 51.02%
As % of the Vendors category 28.57% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 24
Average salary £40,250 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,650 - £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
7 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 63.64% 48.00% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 24
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £44,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bishop's Stortford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bishop's Stortford region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bishop's Stortford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Sage
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Graduate
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) Swing
1 1 (25.00%) J2SE
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Sage