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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 33.33% 30.00% 6.45%
As % of the Vendors category 57.14% 60.00% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Median salary £34,500 £30,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £42,650
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
14 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 58.33% 50.00% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 21
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £33,000
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
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 25 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bishop's Stortford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
4 7 (36.84%) .NET
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Driving Licence
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
6 5 (26.32%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (26.32%) Smartphone
6 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
6 5 (26.32%) WCF
6 5 (26.32%) WPF
6 5 (26.32%) Silverlight
6 5 (26.32%) SCCM
6 5 (26.32%) SCOM
6 5 (26.32%) WinForms
6 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
6 5 (26.32%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) MySQL
6 5 (26.32%) MS Office
6 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
6 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 4 (21.05%) Firewall
7 4 (21.05%) Finance

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 3 (15.79%) IIS
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) MPLS
4 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.26%) OLTP
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Law
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
1 6 (31.58%) IT Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) IT Support
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
2 5 (26.32%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Junior IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
2 5 (26.32%) Silverlight
2 5 (26.32%) WCF
2 5 (26.32%) WinForms
2 5 (26.32%) WPF
3 2 (10.53%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
1 5 (26.32%) Driving Licence
1 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
1 5 (26.32%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
2 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) MCTS
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 2 (10.53%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SCCM
1 5 (26.32%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) SCDPM
2 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle