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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 88 59 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 25.00% 18.73% 18.02%
As % of the Vendors category 45.36% 39.07% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 71 54 39
Average salary £31,000 £40,175 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.83% +23.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
194 151 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 55.11% 47.94% 47.75%
Number of salaries quoted 168 139 100
Average salary £40,000 £54,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +44.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 113 (62.43%) Windows
2 93 (51.38%) MS Excel
3 90 (49.72%) Active Directory
4 70 (38.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 67 (37.02%) SQL Server
6 60 (33.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 56 (30.94%) Windows 7
8 54 (29.83%) MS Exchange
9 52 (28.73%) VMware
9 52 (28.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 47 (25.97%) DNS
10 47 (25.97%) Cisco
11 41 (22.65%) DHCP
12 38 (20.99%) SQL
13 34 (18.78%) Symantec
13 34 (18.78%) Exchange Server 2010
14 33 (18.23%) Clustering
15 32 (17.68%) Norton AntiVirus
15 32 (17.68%) Microsoft Certification
15 32 (17.68%) .NET
16 31 (17.13%) IIS
16 31 (17.13%) Firewall
17 30 (16.57%) VMware ESX
17 30 (16.57%) ASP.NET
18 29 (16.02%) Citrix
19 28 (15.47%) Cisco Certification
19 28 (15.47%) C#
20 26 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
20 26 (14.36%) Blackberry
21 25 (13.81%) Veritas

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 54 (29.83%) MS Exchange
2 34 (18.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (17.13%) IIS
4 25 (13.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 25 (13.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (4.97%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.21%) Lync
6 4 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.66%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.10%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 93 (51.38%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.39%) MS Office
3 10 (5.52%) MS Project
4 5 (2.76%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.76%) AutoCAD
4 5 (2.76%) 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%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (25.97%) DNS
2 41 (22.65%) DHCP
3 31 (17.13%) Firewall
4 20 (11.05%) WAN
5 15 (8.29%) LAN
6 13 (7.18%) TCP/IP
7 7 (3.87%) VPN
8 6 (3.31%) SAN
9 5 (2.76%) IPsec
9 5 (2.76%) IP Telephony
9 5 (2.76%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (2.76%) NAS
10 4 (2.21%) LDAP
10 4 (2.21%) iSCSI
10 4 (2.21%) Internet
11 3 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.66%) VoIP
12 2 (1.10%) SMTP
12 2 (1.10%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (37.02%) SQL Server
2 52 (28.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (13.81%) SQL Server 2000
4 18 (9.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.87%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.76%) MySQL
7 4 (2.21%) MS Access
8 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 18 (9.94%) Subversion
2 8 (4.42%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.10%) Selenium
3 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (6.63%) Finance
2 10 (5.52%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.87%) Electronics
3 7 (3.87%) Retail
4 5 (2.76%) French Language
4 5 (2.76%) German Language
4 5 (2.76%) Polish Language
4 5 (2.76%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.66%) Marketing
5 3 (1.66%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.55%) Front Office
6 1 (0.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (27.07%) Analyst
2 31 (17.13%) Developer
3 27 (14.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (13.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (12.71%) C# Developer
5 23 (12.71%) Support Analyst
6 21 (11.60%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (10.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (10.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (10.50%) .NET Developer
7 19 (10.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (9.94%) Microsoft Developer
9 13 (7.18%) Help Desk Analyst
10 12 (6.63%) Support Engineer
10 12 (6.63%) Service Analyst
11 9 (4.97%) Desktop Support
12 8 (4.42%) Project Manager
12 8 (4.42%) Systems Analyst
12 8 (4.42%) Technical Project Manager
12 8 (4.42%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (17.68%) .NET
2 30 (16.57%) ASP.NET
3 24 (13.26%) .NET Framework
3 24 (13.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (12.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 9 (4.97%) CSS
6 8 (4.42%) Web Services
6 8 (4.42%) WCF
6 8 (4.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (2.76%) jQuery
7 5 (2.76%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 5 (2.76%) HTML
8 4 (2.21%) Ajax
8 4 (2.21%) XML
8 4 (2.21%) LINQ
9 3 (1.66%) XSLT
10 2 (1.10%) Application Packaging
11 1 (0.55%) HTML5
11 1 (0.55%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.23%) Clustering
2 26 (14.36%) Blackberry
3 20 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (9.39%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.97%) Statistics
6 8 (4.42%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.76%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.21%) EPoS
8 4 (2.21%) User Experience
9 3 (1.66%) W3C
9 3 (1.66%) AS400
10 2 (1.10%) Spread Betting
10 2 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.10%) iPhone
10 2 (1.10%) iPad
11 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 113 (62.43%) Windows
2 70 (38.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (33.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (30.94%) Windows 7
5 25 (13.81%) Windows 2000
6 21 (11.60%) Windows XP
7 9 (4.97%) Linux
8 6 (3.31%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.66%) UNIX
10 2 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (13.26%) MVC
3 21 (11.60%) Change Management
3 21 (11.60%) Configuration Management
3 21 (11.60%) Project Management
4 18 (9.94%) Scrum
4 18 (9.94%) TDD
4 18 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (6.63%) ITIL
6 9 (4.97%) Software Engineering
6 9 (4.97%) Line Management
7 8 (4.42%) Mentoring
7 8 (4.42%) Project Planning
7 8 (4.42%) Regression Testing
8 7 (3.87%) Asset Management
8 7 (3.87%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.31%) Service Delivery
10 5 (2.76%) Six Sigma
10 5 (2.76%) PRINCE2
10 5 (2.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 38 (20.99%) SQL
2 28 (15.47%) C#
3 9 (4.97%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.31%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.66%) VB
5 3 (1.66%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.66%) COBOL
6 2 (1.10%) Java
7 1 (0.55%) C++
7 1 (0.55%) PHP
7 1 (0.55%) VBScript
7 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (17.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (15.47%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (13.26%) MCP
4 23 (12.71%) CCNA
4 23 (12.71%) Security Cleared
5 22 (12.15%) Degree
5 22 (12.15%) SC Cleared
6 19 (10.50%) MCTS
7 12 (6.63%) MCITP
8 11 (6.08%) MCSA
9 9 (4.97%) CCNP
10 8 (4.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (2.21%) MCSE
12 3 (1.66%) A+ Certification
13 2 (1.10%) ISEB
13 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.55%) Avaya Certification
14 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.55%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.18%) SLA
2 5 (2.76%) ISO 14001
2 5 (2.76%) ISO 9002
3 2 (1.10%) QA
4 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 90 (49.72%) Active Directory
2 30 (16.57%) VMware ESX
3 25 (13.81%) XenApp
3 25 (13.81%) XenDesktop
3 25 (13.81%) vSphere
3 25 (13.81%) vCloud
4 10 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.52%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.97%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.66%) MetaFrame
6 3 (1.66%) NFS
Systems Management
1 32 (17.68%) Norton AntiVirus
2 25 (13.81%) NetBackup
2 25 (13.81%) Backup Exec
3 7 (3.87%) SCCM
4 3 (1.66%) SCOM
5 2 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.10%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 52 (28.73%) VMware
2 47 (25.97%) Cisco
3 34 (18.78%) Symantec
4 29 (16.02%) Citrix
5 25 (13.81%) Veritas
5 25 (13.81%) Sophos
6 6 (3.31%) HP
7 5 (2.76%) Siemens
7 5 (2.76%) JD Edwards
7 5 (2.76%) McAfee
7 5 (2.76%) 3PAR
7 5 (2.76%) T-Plan
7 5 (2.76%) Allen-Bradley
8 4 (2.21%) SAP
9 3 (1.66%) Lotus
9 3 (1.66%) Micro Focus
10 2 (1.10%) Altiris
10 2 (1.10%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.10%) Avaya
10 2 (1.10%) BMC
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