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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 44 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 23.53% 18.58% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 61.97% 43.75% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 17
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,887 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £54,000
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
71 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 37.97% 42.48% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67 44 21
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -22.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,668 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £54,000 £47,500
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 31 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 25 (35.21%) SQL
2 24 (33.80%) MS Excel
3 21 (29.58%) .NET
3 21 (29.58%) Finance
4 20 (28.17%) MVC
5 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
6 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
6 18 (25.35%) C#
6 18 (25.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (22.54%) T-SQL
8 15 (21.13%) Windows
9 14 (19.72%) XML
9 14 (19.72%) VB.NET
9 14 (19.72%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (19.72%) WinForms
9 14 (19.72%) Entity Framework
9 14 (19.72%) Razor View Engine
9 14 (19.72%) .NET Framework
9 14 (19.72%) JSON
9 14 (19.72%) WPF
9 14 (19.72%) LINQ
10 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (16.90%) Degree
11 12 (16.90%) Retail
11 12 (16.90%) OO
12 11 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (15.49%) DTS
12 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (14.08%) MS Office

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (5.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.41%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (33.80%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.08%) MS Office
3 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.63%) Intranet
3 3 (4.23%) SAN
3 3 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.82%) VLAN
4 2 (2.82%) VoIP
4 2 (2.82%) WAN
5 1 (1.41%) RFID
5 1 (1.41%) Internet
5 1 (1.41%) DHCP
5 1 (1.41%) ADSL
5 1 (1.41%) PBX
5 1 (1.41%) VPN
5 1 (1.41%) DNS
5 1 (1.41%) Network Security
5 1 (1.41%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (15.49%) DTS
3 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (12.68%) 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 4 (5.63%) Moq
1 4 (5.63%) Selenium
1 4 (5.63%) SpecFlow
1 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.41%) JUnit
2 1 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.41%) Mockito
2 1 (1.41%) jMock
General
1 21 (29.58%) Finance
2 12 (16.90%) Retail
3 6 (8.45%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Back Office
4 2 (2.82%) Automotive
5 1 (1.41%) Law
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Developer
2 17 (23.94%) Analyst
3 14 (19.72%) .NET Developer
3 14 (19.72%) VB.NET Developer
4 12 (16.90%) .NET Web Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Web Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Support Analyst
6 9 (12.68%) Business Analyst
7 7 (9.86%) Business Support Analyst
7 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) Service Desk Manager
8 6 (8.45%) Service Manager
9 5 (7.04%) Administrator
10 4 (5.63%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) IT Administrator
10 4 (5.63%) Support Team Leader
10 4 (5.63%) Team Leader
11 3 (4.23%) Service Desk Analyst
11 3 (4.23%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.58%) .NET
2 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
3 18 (25.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (19.72%) XML
4 14 (19.72%) WinForms
4 14 (19.72%) Entity Framework
4 14 (19.72%) Razor View Engine
4 14 (19.72%) .NET Framework
4 14 (19.72%) JSON
4 14 (19.72%) WPF
4 14 (19.72%) LINQ
5 5 (7.04%) HTML
6 4 (5.63%) MDX
6 4 (5.63%) HTML5
6 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.41%) J2EE
7 1 (1.41%) Struts
7 1 (1.41%) Web Services
7 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.41%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Mathematics
2 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.41%) VLE
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.41%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.41%) CCTV
5 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.41%) Linux
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) MVC
2 14 (19.72%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (16.90%) OO
4 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.45%) Waterfall
5 6 (8.45%) SDLC
5 6 (8.45%) ITIL
6 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.63%) Change Management
6 4 (5.63%) Project Management
6 4 (5.63%) DSDM
7 3 (4.23%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (4.23%) Information Security
7 3 (4.23%) Security Management
7 3 (4.23%) Security Architecture
7 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.23%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.82%) Scrum
8 2 (2.82%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.21%) SQL
2 18 (25.35%) C#
3 16 (22.54%) T-SQL
4 14 (19.72%) VB.NET
5 6 (8.45%) C
6 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.41%) Java
8 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (7.04%) MCITP
5 4 (5.63%) MCTS
5 4 (5.63%) CCNP
5 4 (5.63%) CCNA
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.63%) MCP
5 4 (5.63%) MCSE
6 3 (4.23%) CISSP
6 3 (4.23%) ISACA
7 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.82%) VCP5
8 1 (1.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.82%) vCloud
3 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) VMware
2 4 (5.63%) SolarWinds
2 4 (5.63%) Sitecore
2 4 (5.63%) Cisco
2 4 (5.63%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (5.63%) HP
3 2 (2.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) Sophos
4 1 (1.41%) Citrix
4 1 (1.41%) AVG
4 1 (1.41%) Draytek
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