The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 88 55 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 25.88% 15.99% 24.51%
As % of the Vendors category 44.90% 30.73% 53.76%
Number of salaries quoted 73 50 49
Average salary £31,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.73% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,700 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £70,000 £50,500
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 Hemel Hempstead region.

Vendors Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
196 179 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 57.65% 52.03% 45.59%
Number of salaries quoted 166 163 86
Average salary £40,000 £51,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +33.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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.

1 114 (62.64%) Windows
2 99 (54.40%) Active Directory
3 81 (44.51%) MS Excel
4 76 (41.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 72 (39.56%) SQL Server
6 64 (35.16%) Windows 7
7 57 (31.32%) VMware
8 56 (30.77%) MS Exchange
8 56 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 52 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 50 (27.47%) SQL
11 49 (26.92%) DNS
12 47 (25.82%) Cisco
13 45 (24.73%) DHCP
14 43 (23.63%) Microsoft Certification
15 37 (20.33%) Cisco Certification
16 35 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
17 33 (18.13%) Clustering
17 33 (18.13%) Firewall
18 32 (17.58%) Symantec
19 31 (17.03%) CCNA
19 31 (17.03%) Citrix
19 31 (17.03%) .NET
20 30 (16.48%) Norton AntiVirus
21 29 (15.93%) ASP.NET
21 29 (15.93%) VMware ESX
22 28 (15.38%) IIS
23 27 (14.84%) C#
24 26 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
25 25 (13.74%) Configuration Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 56 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 35 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (15.38%) IIS
4 24 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (4.40%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.20%) Lync
9 3 (1.65%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.55%) Apache
11 1 (0.55%) JBoss
11 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.55%) nginx
Applications
1 81 (44.51%) MS Excel
2 21 (11.54%) MS Office
3 8 (4.40%) MS Project
4 5 (2.75%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.75%) AutoCAD
4 5 (2.75%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.55%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.55%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.10%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (26.92%) DNS
2 45 (24.73%) DHCP
3 33 (18.13%) Firewall
4 19 (10.44%) WAN
5 14 (7.69%) LAN
6 13 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 10 (5.49%) SAN
8 9 (4.95%) iSCSI
9 6 (3.30%) NAS
10 5 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (2.75%) Cisco IPT
10 5 (2.75%) IPsec
10 5 (2.75%) IP Telephony
10 5 (2.75%) VPN
10 5 (2.75%) VoIP
10 5 (2.75%) LDAP
11 3 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.10%) Wireless
12 2 (1.10%) SSH
12 2 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (39.56%) SQL Server
2 52 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (12.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 22 (12.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.75%) QlikView
6 4 (2.20%) MySQL
6 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.65%) MS Access
8 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.55%) DB2
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (12.09%) Subversion
2 3 (1.65%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.10%) Selenium
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.55%) MSI
General
1 7 (3.85%) Electronics
1 7 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 7 (3.85%) Retail
2 6 (3.30%) Finance
3 5 (2.75%) French Language
3 5 (2.75%) German Language
3 5 (2.75%) Polish Language
3 5 (2.75%) Spanish Language
4 3 (1.65%) Marketing
5 2 (1.10%) Local Government
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (26.37%) Analyst
2 29 (15.93%) Developer
3 24 (13.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (12.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (12.64%) Support Analyst
4 23 (12.64%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (12.09%) Microsoft Developer
6 20 (10.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (10.99%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (10.99%) .NET Developer
6 20 (10.99%) C# Developer
6 20 (10.99%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
8 12 (6.59%) Server Engineer
8 12 (6.59%) Help Desk Analyst
9 11 (6.04%) Support Engineer
10 10 (5.49%) Service Analyst
11 9 (4.95%) Systems Support
12 8 (4.40%) Systems Analyst
12 8 (4.40%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (17.03%) .NET
2 29 (15.93%) ASP.NET
3 23 (12.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (12.64%) .NET Framework
4 22 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (3.30%) CSS
6 3 (1.65%) Web Services
6 3 (1.65%) WCF
6 3 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.10%) HTML
7 2 (1.10%) XML
8 1 (0.55%) XSD
8 1 (0.55%) XSLT
8 1 (0.55%) HTML5
8 1 (0.55%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.55%) CSS3
8 1 (0.55%) jQuery
8 1 (0.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.13%) Clustering
2 24 (13.19%) Blackberry
3 18 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (8.24%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.49%) Statistics
5 10 (5.49%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.85%) Mathematics
7 6 (3.30%) User Experience
8 5 (2.75%) Replication
9 4 (2.20%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.20%) EPoS
10 3 (1.65%) AS400
11 2 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.10%) Spread Betting
11 2 (1.10%) Physics
11 2 (1.10%) Chemistry
11 2 (1.10%) iPhone
11 2 (1.10%) iPad
12 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 114 (62.64%) Windows
2 76 (41.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (35.16%) Windows 7
4 56 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (12.64%) Windows 2000
6 21 (11.54%) Windows XP
7 9 (4.95%) Linux
8 3 (1.65%) UNIX
8 3 (1.65%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.10%) Android
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.55%) CentOS
10 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (13.74%) Configuration Management
3 24 (13.19%) Change Management
4 23 (12.64%) MVC
4 23 (12.64%) Project Management
4 23 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (12.09%) TDD
5 22 (12.09%) Scrum
6 18 (9.89%) ITIL
7 9 (4.95%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.40%) Line Management
8 8 (4.40%) Regression Testing
9 7 (3.85%) Software Engineering
9 7 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.30%) Network Load Balancing
10 6 (3.30%) Project Planning
10 6 (3.30%) Service Delivery
11 5 (2.75%) PRINCE2
11 5 (2.75%) E-Commerce
11 5 (2.75%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 50 (27.47%) SQL
2 27 (14.84%) C#
3 8 (4.40%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.20%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.65%) COBOL
5 3 (1.65%) Java
5 3 (1.65%) VBScript
5 3 (1.65%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.55%) C
6 1 (0.55%) VB
6 1 (0.55%) C++
6 1 (0.55%) PHP
6 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (23.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (20.33%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (17.03%) CCNA
4 24 (13.19%) MCP
4 24 (13.19%) Security Cleared
5 23 (12.64%) Degree
6 22 (12.09%) SC Cleared
7 21 (11.54%) MCTS
8 19 (10.44%) MCITP
9 18 (9.89%) MCSA
10 10 (5.49%) CCNP
11 8 (4.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (2.75%) MCSE
13 4 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.65%) CCEE
14 3 (1.65%) CCAA
14 3 (1.65%) CCIA
14 3 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (1.65%) A+ Certification
15 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.14%) SLA
2 5 (2.75%) ISO 14001
2 5 (2.75%) ISO 9002
3 2 (1.10%) QA
4 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 99 (54.40%) Active Directory
2 29 (15.93%) VMware ESX
3 25 (13.74%) vSphere
4 24 (13.19%) XenApp
5 23 (12.64%) XenDesktop
5 23 (12.64%) vCloud
6 17 (9.34%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (7.14%) Hyper-V
8 12 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (2.20%) NFS
10 3 (1.65%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.55%) Firmware
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 30 (16.48%) Norton AntiVirus
2 24 (13.19%) Backup Exec
3 23 (12.64%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.65%) SCCM
4 3 (1.65%) SCOM
5 1 (0.55%) Cacti
5 1 (0.55%) Opsview
5 1 (0.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (31.32%) VMware
2 47 (25.82%) Cisco
3 32 (17.58%) Symantec
4 31 (17.03%) Citrix
5 23 (12.64%) Veritas
5 23 (12.64%) Sophos
6 9 (4.95%) HP
7 5 (2.75%) Siemens
7 5 (2.75%) JD Edwards
7 5 (2.75%) McAfee
7 5 (2.75%) 3PAR
7 5 (2.75%) T-Plan
7 5 (2.75%) Allen-Bradley
8 4 (2.20%) SonicWALL
8 4 (2.20%) Tableau
9 3 (1.65%) Micro Focus
9 3 (1.65%) Lotus
9 3 (1.65%) Oracle
9 3 (1.65%) SAP
10 2 (1.10%) IBM
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Posted: 2 days ago
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