The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Harpenden region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden 40.00% - 54.55%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% - 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £58,750 - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harpenden region.

Vendors Category
Harpenden
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
15 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden 100.00% 14.29% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 9
Average salary £57,500 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Harpenden region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Harpenden

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Harpenden region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Harpenden

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Harpenden

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Harpenden region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Harpenden

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harpenden

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Harpenden 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) ITSM
2 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (50.00%) Altiris
2 5 (50.00%) SCCM
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) IIS
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) Apache
4 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) SMTP
4 3 (30.00%) RDBMS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Harpenden by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Harpenden 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SMTP
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Software Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Management Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (30.00%) CMDB
1 3 (30.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
1 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (50.00%) ITSM
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
2 3 (30.00%) Line Management
2 3 (30.00%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing
3 2 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Altiris
2 3 (30.00%) FrontRange
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe
3 2 (20.00%) HP
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Pertemps IT
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Harpenden
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + Bonus and bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Pertemps ERP
Salary: £60000 to £70000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago