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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 44 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 24.86% 21.33% 28.00%
As % of the Vendors category 53.66% 44.44% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 20
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,826 £29,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average 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
82 72 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 46.33% 48.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 76 68 25
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,826 £31,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 29 (40.85%) MS Excel
2 28 (39.44%) SQL
2 28 (39.44%) .NET
3 27 (38.03%) MVC
4 26 (36.62%) C#
4 26 (36.62%) ASP.NET
4 26 (36.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
6 18 (25.35%) T-SQL
6 18 (25.35%) Windows
7 17 (23.94%) WPF
7 17 (23.94%) WinForms
7 17 (23.94%) Razor View Engine
7 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (22.54%) .NET Framework
8 16 (22.54%) Degree
8 16 (22.54%) JSON
8 16 (22.54%) LINQ
8 16 (22.54%) Entity Framework
8 16 (22.54%) XML
8 16 (22.54%) VB.NET
8 16 (22.54%) Finance
9 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (18.31%) Retail
10 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (16.90%) OO
12 11 (15.49%) Waterfall
12 11 (15.49%) SDLC
13 10 (14.08%) Moq
13 10 (14.08%) PowerShell

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (12.68%) SharePoint
1 9 (12.68%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (9.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (40.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Office
3 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.82%) MS Project
4 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.23%) SAN
3 2 (2.82%) VPN
3 2 (2.82%) VLAN
4 1 (1.41%) Network Security
4 1 (1.41%) DHCP
4 1 (1.41%) DNS
4 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (14.08%) DTS
3 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.82%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Moq
2 9 (12.68%) Selenium
2 9 (12.68%) SpecFlow
2 9 (12.68%) Jenkins
2 9 (12.68%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.41%) jMock
3 1 (1.41%) MSTest
3 1 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.41%) Mockito
3 1 (1.41%) JUnit
3 1 (1.41%) NUnit
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Retail
3 6 (8.45%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Back Office
4 2 (2.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) .NET Developer
3 15 (21.13%) VB.NET Developer
3 15 (21.13%) Analyst
4 12 (16.90%) Web Developer
4 12 (16.90%) .NET Web Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Support Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Business Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Service Manager
7 6 (8.45%) Business Support Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Service Desk Manager
7 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.63%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Security Operations Manager
9 3 (4.23%) IT Operations Manager
9 3 (4.23%) AWS Developer
9 3 (4.23%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (39.44%) .NET
2 26 (36.62%) ASP.NET
2 26 (36.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (23.94%) WinForms
3 17 (23.94%) Razor View Engine
3 17 (23.94%) WPF
4 16 (22.54%) LINQ
4 16 (22.54%) .NET Framework
4 16 (22.54%) JSON
4 16 (22.54%) XML
4 16 (22.54%) Entity Framework
5 10 (14.08%) HTML
6 9 (12.68%) HTML5
6 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (5.63%) MDX
8 3 (4.23%) jQuery
8 3 (4.23%) Web Services
8 3 (4.23%) CSS
8 3 (4.23%) Ajax
9 1 (1.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.45%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.41%) Linux
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) MVC
2 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (16.90%) OO
5 11 (15.49%) Waterfall
5 11 (15.49%) SDLC
6 9 (12.68%) DSDM
7 8 (11.27%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.45%) ITIL
9 4 (5.63%) Project Management
9 4 (5.63%) Change Management
9 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.23%) Change Control
10 3 (4.23%) Security Architecture
10 3 (4.23%) Security Management
10 3 (4.23%) Scrum
10 3 (4.23%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (4.23%) Information Security
10 3 (4.23%) Programme Management
10 3 (4.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (39.44%) SQL
2 26 (36.62%) C#
3 18 (25.35%) T-SQL
4 16 (22.54%) VB.NET
5 10 (14.08%) PowerShell
6 6 (8.45%) C
7 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.63%) MCTS
4 4 (5.63%) MCITP
4 4 (5.63%) MCP
4 4 (5.63%) CCNP
4 4 (5.63%) CCNA
4 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.23%) ISACA
5 3 (4.23%) CISSP
5 3 (4.23%) MCSE
6 2 (2.82%) VCP5
6 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Sitecore
2 7 (9.86%) VMware
3 4 (5.63%) SolarWinds
3 4 (5.63%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (5.63%) HP
4 3 (4.23%) Cisco
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle
5 2 (2.82%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix
Chelmsford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £16000.00 - £16500.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Corporate Project Solutions
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Company Car, Health Insurance
Posted: 6 days ago