The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Borehamwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 19 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 12.70% 10.34% 2.50%
As % of the Vendors category 44.44% 15.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Average salary £25,250 £38,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.41% +79.06%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Borehamwood region.

Vendors Category
Borehamwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 28.57% 68.97% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 8
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +19.56%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Borehamwood region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Borehamwood

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) HP
3 10 (38.46%) Citrix
3 10 (38.46%) VMware
4 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 7 (26.92%) Cisco
6 7 (26.92%) HTML
6 7 (26.92%) Project Management
6 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
6 7 (26.92%) Office 365
7 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (23.08%) Firewall
7 6 (23.08%) MS Office
7 6 (23.08%) Windows
8 5 (19.23%) SAP
8 5 (19.23%) Siebel
8 5 (19.23%) Java
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle
8 5 (19.23%) SLA
8 5 (19.23%) LAN
8 5 (19.23%) WAN
8 5 (19.23%) HTTP
8 5 (19.23%) VPN
8 5 (19.23%) Apple

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (23.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Office 365
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) LAN
2 5 (19.23%) WAN
2 5 (19.23%) HTTP
2 5 (19.23%) VPN
2 5 (19.23%) SAN
3 3 (11.54%) SSL
3 3 (11.54%) VLAN
3 3 (11.54%) NAS
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
1 4 (15.38%) Billing
2 1 (3.85%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Consultant
1 6 (23.08%) Test Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Performance Test Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Performance Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Business Development Manager
4 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Sales Executive
4 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Sales Manager
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Sales Executive
4 2 (7.69%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) NHS
3 3 (11.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (7.69%) EMC VNX
4 2 (7.69%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 2 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Project Management
1 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
2 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Time Management
3 4 (15.38%) Data Management
4 2 (7.69%) Business Development
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Test Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.85%) BDD
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) PHP
3 2 (7.69%) VB
3 2 (7.69%) VBA
3 2 (7.69%) VB6
3 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCSE
1 3 (11.54%) MCSA
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) XenApp
4 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 3 (11.54%) Terminal Services
5 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
5 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (7.69%) vSphere
6 2 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) HP
1 10 (38.46%) Citrix
1 10 (38.46%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco
3 5 (19.23%) Apple
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) SAP
3 5 (19.23%) Siebel
4 4 (15.38%) Sophos
4 4 (15.38%) Websense
5 3 (11.54%) Dell
5 3 (11.54%) Fujitsu
5 3 (11.54%) SonicWALL
6 2 (7.69%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) Avaya
7 1 (3.85%) Siemens
7 1 (3.85%) Mitel