The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 49 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 8.25% 32.45% 28.57%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 66.22% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 46 31
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £21,450 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Microsoft
Essex

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

Vendors Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24 74 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 24.74% 49.01% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 71 65
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,600 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 20 (43.48%) MS Office
2 19 (41.30%) Windows
3 17 (36.96%) Finance
4 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
5 11 (23.91%) SQL
6 10 (21.74%) Intranet
7 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
8 8 (17.39%) Project Management
8 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
9 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (15.22%) Legal
9 7 (15.22%) VMware
9 7 (15.22%) Office 365
9 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
10 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
10 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (13.04%) MCITP
10 6 (13.04%) Degree
10 6 (13.04%) MCSE
10 6 (13.04%) ITIL
11 5 (10.87%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (10.87%) Cisco
11 5 (10.87%) System Testing
11 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (8.70%) Billing
12 4 (8.70%) VDSL
12 4 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
12 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.35%) Lync
5 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (43.48%) MS Office
2 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) Intranet
2 5 (10.87%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (8.70%) ADSL
3 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.70%) VDSL
3 4 (8.70%) VoIP
4 3 (6.52%) PBX
4 3 (6.52%) RFID
5 2 (4.35%) Firewall
5 2 (4.35%) SAN
5 2 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.17%) DTS
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Legal
3 4 (8.70%) Billing
3 4 (8.70%) Law
4 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Automotive
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Administrator
2 11 (23.91%) IT Administrator
3 9 (19.57%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) IT Support
5 6 (13.04%) Server Support
5 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Desktop Support
6 5 (10.87%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (8.70%) Server Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Server Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Smartphone
3 3 (6.52%) CCTV
4 2 (4.35%) Statistics
5 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.17%) Video Editing
5 1 (2.17%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Project Management
2 6 (13.04%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
3 5 (10.87%) System Testing
4 4 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (6.52%) MVC
6 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.17%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.17%) Line Management
7 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.17%) Security Patching
7 1 (2.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) VBA
3 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) MCITP
2 6 (13.04%) MCSE
3 4 (8.70%) MCSA
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) MCP
4 2 (4.35%) MCTS
4 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.70%) XenServer
2 2 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (4.35%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) VMware
2 5 (10.87%) Cisco
3 4 (8.70%) AVG
3 4 (8.70%) Draytek
3 4 (8.70%) Sophos
4 3 (6.52%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.17%) Wyse
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