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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 25 16 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 19.69% 22.22% 37.30%
As % of the Vendors category 42.37% 55.17% 64.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 42
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,555 £32,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
59 29 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 46.46% 40.28% 57.94%
Number of salaries quoted 52 20 64
Average salary £37,500 £48,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.68% +29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £55,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 48 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 30 (38.46%) Finance
3 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 24 (30.77%) C#
5 23 (29.49%) Windows
6 17 (21.79%) .NET
6 17 (21.79%) MS Office
7 16 (20.51%) SQL
8 14 (17.95%) WCF
9 13 (16.67%) Citrix
10 12 (15.38%) VMware
11 11 (14.10%) T-SQL
11 11 (14.10%) SharePoint
12 10 (12.82%) MS Exchange
13 9 (11.54%) VB.NET
13 9 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (11.54%) Windows 7
13 9 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (10.26%) Hyper-V
14 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (10.26%) Active Directory
15 7 (8.97%) Replication
15 7 (8.97%) Clustering
15 7 (8.97%) DTS
15 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (8.97%) C
15 7 (8.97%) C++
15 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (8.97%) Database Tuning

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (14.10%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.82%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.13%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.28%) Lync
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 48 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 17 (21.79%) MS Office
3 6 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) DHCP
1 5 (6.41%) HTTP
1 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
1 5 (6.41%) DNS
2 4 (5.13%) SAN
3 3 (3.85%) VPN
3 3 (3.85%) VLAN
4 2 (2.56%) LAN
5 1 (1.28%) VDSL
5 1 (1.28%) Firewall
5 1 (1.28%) Intranet
5 1 (1.28%) Internet
5 1 (1.28%) ADSL
5 1 (1.28%) NAS
5 1 (1.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (8.97%) DTS
5 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.56%) QlikView
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Local Government
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Automotive
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Developer
1 17 (21.79%) Analyst
2 10 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) Help Desk Support
4 8 (10.26%) C# Developer
4 8 (10.26%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (8.97%) DBA
5 7 (8.97%) Architect
5 7 (8.97%) Technical Architect
5 7 (8.97%) SQL DBA
6 6 (7.69%) Software Manager
6 6 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 6 (7.69%) Development Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Desktop Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Desktop Support
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.79%) .NET
2 14 (17.95%) WCF
3 3 (3.85%) CSS
3 3 (3.85%) Web Services
3 3 (3.85%) HTML
3 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.56%) COM
4 2 (2.56%) XML
5 1 (1.28%) WinForms
5 1 (1.28%) SOAP
5 1 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.28%) CSS3
5 1 (1.28%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.28%) HTML5
5 1 (1.28%) JSON
5 1 (1.28%) WPF
5 1 (1.28%) LINQ
5 1 (1.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Replication
1 7 (8.97%) Clustering
2 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.28%) GIS
2 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.28%) Firmware
2 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.49%) Windows
2 9 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Vista
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.28%) Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (8.97%) Database Tuning
3 6 (7.69%) Test Automation
3 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (7.69%) MVVM
3 6 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 6 (7.69%) SOA
3 6 (7.69%) ITIL
4 5 (6.41%) Service Management
4 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (3.85%) Information Governance
7 2 (2.56%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.56%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (2.56%) ETL
7 2 (2.56%) OO
7 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.56%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.77%) C#
2 16 (20.51%) SQL
3 11 (14.10%) T-SQL
4 9 (11.54%) VB.NET
5 7 (8.97%) C
5 7 (8.97%) C++
6 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.28%) VBScript
7 1 (1.28%) Winbatch
7 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.41%) MCP
3 3 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.85%) VCP5
4 2 (2.56%) Degree
4 2 (2.56%) MCSE
4 2 (2.56%) MCSA
5 1 (1.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) Hyper-V
1 8 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.13%) Terminal Server
3 3 (3.85%) vCloud
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.28%) ZENworks
2 1 (1.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) Citrix
2 12 (15.38%) VMware
3 7 (8.97%) Red Gate
4 4 (5.13%) Cisco
4 4 (5.13%) Dell
4 4 (5.13%) EMC
5 1 (1.28%) Sophos
5 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.28%) NetApp
5 1 (1.28%) Siemens
5 1 (1.28%) HP
5 1 (1.28%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle
5 1 (1.28%) AVG
5 1 (1.28%) Draytek
5 1 (1.28%) Brocade
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