The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hereford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 8.33% 15.79% 7.69%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 75.00% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £36,000 £19,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Herefordshire

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

Vendors Category
Hereford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 20.83% 21.05% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Average salary £36,000 £19,000 £34,143
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.47% -44.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £19,000 £28,287
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £22,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hereford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Hereford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Hereford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hereford region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Hereford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hereford 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 7 (77.78%) EDI
1 7 (77.78%) ERP
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) Opsview
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
3 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) WinForms
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Windows

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hereford 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Administrator
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Business Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Business Systems Administrator
1 7 (77.78%) Business Systems Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) EDI
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) WinForms
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Android Development
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) Opsview
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) VMware