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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 26 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 13.08% 18.98% 29.23%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 49.06% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 57
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £24,250 £15,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £55,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
35 53 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 32.71% 38.69% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 49 99
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £62,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

The demand trend of job ads across the Chelmsford region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 15 (53.57%) MS Office
2 11 (39.29%) Finance
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 9 (32.14%) Windows
5 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 6 (21.43%) Degree
6 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (17.86%) Banking
7 5 (17.86%) ITIL
8 4 (14.29%) SAP
8 4 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (14.29%) ABAP
8 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (14.29%) Citrix
8 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (14.29%) Oracle
8 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (14.29%) ETL
8 4 (14.29%) SAP BW
8 4 (14.29%) SAP BI
8 4 (14.29%) Project Management
8 4 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (14.29%) Legal
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford 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 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (53.57%) MS Office
2 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) VoIP
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (14.29%) Lumira
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (14.29%) SAP BI
3 4 (14.29%) SAP BW
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MSI
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 4 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (10.71%) Advertising
5 1 (3.57%) French Language
5 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Project Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Project Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (14.29%) SAP BI Developer
4 4 (14.29%) SAP Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Business Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) IT Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.57%) jQuery
1 1 (3.57%) Silverlight
1 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
1 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Handset
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.57%) Reinsurance
3 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (14.29%) ETL
2 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 4 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (14.29%) Project Management
2 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.71%) Line Management
3 3 (10.71%) Service Management
3 3 (10.71%) System Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 2 (7.14%) High Availability
4 2 (7.14%) IT Asset Management
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.57%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) ABAP
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Citrix
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
1 4 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Mitel
2 1 (3.57%) Red Box
2 1 (3.57%) VMware