The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hemel Hempstead region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 56 47 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 16.05% 23.74% 14.10%
As % of the Vendors category 31.64% 50.00% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 51 46 32
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,250 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
177 94 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 50.72% 47.47% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 161 87 92
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 24 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 43 (53.09%) Windows
2 33 (40.74%) SQL
3 31 (38.27%) MS Excel
4 23 (28.40%) .NET
5 20 (24.69%) SQL Server
5 20 (24.69%) SharePoint
6 19 (23.46%) Security Cleared
6 19 (23.46%) Relational Database
7 17 (20.99%) .NET Framework
7 17 (20.99%) VMware
7 17 (20.99%) JavaScript
7 17 (20.99%) Visual Studio
7 17 (20.99%) Active Directory
8 16 (19.75%) Software Engineering
9 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (18.52%) CSS
9 15 (18.52%) Web Services
9 15 (18.52%) VB
10 14 (17.28%) VB.NET
10 14 (17.28%) Middleware
10 14 (17.28%) Ajax
10 14 (17.28%) Windows 7
11 13 (16.05%) WPF
11 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (16.05%) VB6
11 13 (16.05%) Citrix
11 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
11 13 (16.05%) DNS
12 12 (14.81%) Linux

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 20 (24.69%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (13.58%) MS Exchange
3 9 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (9.88%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (8.64%) IIS
6 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (6.17%) Apache
8 4 (4.94%) Lync
8 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
10 2 (2.47%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
11 1 (1.23%) LiveLink
11 1 (1.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 31 (38.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.88%) MS Office
3 5 (6.17%) MS Project
4 3 (3.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.23%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.17%) Office 365
3 2 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) DNS
2 11 (13.58%) Firewall
3 10 (12.35%) DHCP
3 10 (12.35%) SAN
4 8 (9.88%) iSCSI
5 7 (8.64%) Unified Communications
5 7 (8.64%) VoIP
6 6 (7.41%) Internet
7 5 (6.17%) WAN
7 5 (6.17%) LAN
8 4 (4.94%) PBX
9 1 (1.23%) NAS
9 1 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.69%) SQL Server
2 19 (23.46%) Relational Database
3 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (11.11%) MySQL
5 8 (9.88%) EDRMS
6 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.70%) MS Access
8 2 (2.47%) DB2
8 2 (2.47%) UniData
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.23%) Big Data
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.23%) OLTP
9 1 (1.23%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (20.99%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.47%) Ant
2 2 (2.47%) Maven
General
1 8 (9.88%) Back Office
2 4 (4.94%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.47%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (20.99%) Developer
2 15 (18.52%) Software Engineer
3 14 (17.28%) Support Engineer
4 12 (14.81%) Architect
5 10 (12.35%) Senior Architect
6 9 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (9.88%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (9.88%) Administrator
7 8 (9.88%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 8 (9.88%) SharePoint Architect
7 8 (9.88%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
7 8 (9.88%) Senior SharePoint Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (6.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.17%) Technical Manager
8 5 (6.17%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.40%) .NET
2 17 (20.99%) .NET Framework
3 15 (18.52%) CSS
3 15 (18.52%) Web Services
4 14 (17.28%) Middleware
4 14 (17.28%) Ajax
5 13 (16.05%) WPF
5 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
6 8 (9.88%) XML
7 5 (6.17%) LAMP
8 3 (3.70%) COM
8 3 (3.70%) XSLT
9 2 (2.47%) HTML
9 2 (2.47%) J2EE
9 2 (2.47%) XML Schema
9 2 (2.47%) OSGi
10 1 (1.23%) HTML5
10 1 (1.23%) CSS3
10 1 (1.23%) SAP Business Workflow
10 1 (1.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Replication
2 8 (9.88%) Taxonomies
3 4 (4.94%) Clustering
4 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.47%) PKI
5 2 (2.47%) Speech Recognition
6 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 43 (53.09%) Windows
2 14 (17.28%) Windows 7
3 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (14.81%) Linux
5 4 (4.94%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.70%) Windows 2000
6 3 (3.70%) Solaris
6 3 (3.70%) UNIX
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.75%) Software Engineering
2 11 (13.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (13.58%) CRM
3 9 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (11.11%) ITIL
4 8 (9.88%) SOA
4 8 (9.88%) Project Management
4 8 (9.88%) Migration
4 8 (9.88%) Change Management
4 8 (9.88%) TOGAF
4 8 (9.88%) Knowledge Management
4 8 (9.88%) Metadata Management
5 7 (8.64%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.17%) Project Planning
6 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.94%) Service Management
7 4 (4.94%) ITSM
7 4 (4.94%) Identity Management
7 4 (4.94%) MSF
Programming Languages
1 33 (40.74%) SQL
2 17 (20.99%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.52%) VB
4 14 (17.28%) VB.NET
5 13 (16.05%) VB6
6 5 (6.17%) C#
7 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.47%) C++
8 2 (2.47%) Java
8 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.23%) VBA
9 1 (1.23%) VBScript
9 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (23.46%) Security Cleared
2 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (13.58%) SC Cleared
4 10 (12.35%) MCP
5 9 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (11.11%) MCTS
5 9 (11.11%) CCNA
5 9 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (8.64%) CCEE
6 7 (8.64%) CCAA
6 7 (8.64%) CCIA
6 7 (8.64%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (7.41%) MCSE
7 6 (7.41%) MCITP
8 4 (4.94%) Degree
9 2 (2.47%) HND
9 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (2.47%) VCP5
9 2 (2.47%) VCP4
10 1 (1.23%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 17 (20.99%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.17%) vSphere
5 3 (3.70%) vCloud
5 3 (3.70%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) NetBackup
1 3 (3.70%) Backup Exec
1 3 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.23%) SCCM
2 1 (1.23%) SCOM
2 1 (1.23%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) VMware
2 13 (16.05%) Citrix
3 9 (11.11%) Open Text
4 8 (9.88%) HP
4 8 (9.88%) EMC
5 7 (8.64%) SonicWALL
5 7 (8.64%) Oracle
6 6 (7.41%) Cisco
7 4 (4.94%) Sophos
8 3 (3.70%) Acronis
8 3 (3.70%) Veritas
8 3 (3.70%) Symantec
9 2 (2.47%) SAP
9 2 (2.47%) JBoss
9 2 (2.47%) Avaya
9 2 (2.47%) jBASE
10 1 (1.23%) Nintex
10 1 (1.23%) Kaseya
10 1 (1.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (1.23%) Lotus