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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 24 54 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 18.60% 29.03% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 46.15% 55.67% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 54 14
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £15,650 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
52 97 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 40.31% 52.15% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 48 94 23
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 32 (47.06%) MVC
2 31 (45.59%) .NET
3 30 (44.12%) C#
4 29 (42.65%) ASP.NET
4 29 (42.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (33.82%) MS Excel
6 22 (32.35%) SQL
6 22 (32.35%) Windows
7 20 (29.41%) WinForms
7 20 (29.41%) Razor View Engine
7 20 (29.41%) WPF
8 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 16 (23.53%) XML
11 15 (22.06%) T-SQL
11 15 (22.06%) VB.NET
11 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
11 15 (22.06%) JSON
11 15 (22.06%) LINQ
11 15 (22.06%) Entity Framework
12 14 (20.59%) Moq
13 12 (17.65%) Degree
13 12 (17.65%) HTML
14 11 (16.18%) DSDM
15 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (13.24%) SpecFlow
16 9 (13.24%) Waterfall
16 9 (13.24%) HTML5
16 9 (13.24%) Jenkins
16 9 (13.24%) SharePoint 2013

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (13.24%) SharePoint 2013
1 9 (13.24%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (33.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.76%) MS Office
3 5 (7.35%) MS Project
4 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) VPN
2 3 (4.41%) DNS
2 3 (4.41%) LAN
2 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.94%) Firewall
3 2 (2.94%) Internet
3 2 (2.94%) SAN
3 2 (2.94%) WAN
3 2 (2.94%) SMTP
3 2 (2.94%) SSL
3 2 (2.94%) LDAP
3 2 (2.94%) VLAN
4 1 (1.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) SAP BI
3 2 (2.94%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.47%) DTS
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Moq
2 9 (13.24%) SpecFlow
2 9 (13.24%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.24%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (13.24%) Selenium
3 7 (10.29%) MSTest
4 5 (7.35%) NUnit
4 5 (7.35%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (4.41%) jMock
5 3 (4.41%) Mockito
5 3 (4.41%) JUnit
6 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Automotive
2 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (47.06%) Developer
2 22 (32.35%) .NET Developer
3 9 (13.24%) Analyst
3 9 (13.24%) Software Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.82%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.41%) AWS Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Graduate
7 3 (4.41%) Junior
7 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Service Desk Manager
7 3 (4.41%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Junior Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Project Administrator
8 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Consultant
8 2 (2.94%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (45.59%) .NET
2 29 (42.65%) ASP.NET
2 29 (42.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (29.41%) WinForms
3 20 (29.41%) Razor View Engine
3 20 (29.41%) WPF
4 17 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 16 (23.53%) XML
6 15 (22.06%) JSON
6 15 (22.06%) LINQ
6 15 (22.06%) Entity Framework
7 12 (17.65%) HTML
8 9 (13.24%) HTML5
8 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (8.82%) WCF
10 5 (7.35%) Castle Windsor
10 5 (7.35%) Ninject
10 5 (7.35%) Spring.NET
10 5 (7.35%) Unity DI Container
11 4 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.41%) Open Source
4 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.94%) EPoS
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.35%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Linux
3 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.94%) VMS
4 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.47%) Android
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) MVC
2 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.18%) DSDM
4 9 (13.24%) Waterfall
4 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
5 8 (11.76%) Project Management
5 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 8 (11.76%) TDD
5 8 (11.76%) Web Application Development
6 7 (10.29%) Scrum
7 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.35%) Kanban
7 5 (7.35%) MVVM
7 5 (7.35%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (7.35%) ITIL
8 4 (5.88%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.41%) Web Development
9 3 (4.41%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.41%) Coaching
9 3 (4.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) C#
2 22 (32.35%) SQL
3 15 (22.06%) T-SQL
3 15 (22.06%) VB.NET
4 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
5 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.41%) C
6 3 (4.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.94%) ISEB
3 2 (2.94%) VCP5
3 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) MCTS
4 1 (1.47%) MCITP
4 1 (1.47%) ISACA
4 1 (1.47%) MCSE
4 1 (1.47%) MCP
4 1 (1.47%) CCNP
4 1 (1.47%) CCNA
4 1 (1.47%) CISSP
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.94%) vCloud
3 2 (2.94%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (2.94%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Sitecore
2 6 (8.82%) VMware
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle
4 3 (4.41%) HP
5 2 (2.94%) Websense
5 2 (2.94%) NetApp
5 2 (2.94%) Citrix
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) SAP
6 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.47%) Brocade
6 1 (1.47%) Dell
6 1 (1.47%) Apple
6 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
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