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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 3 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 23.53% 40.00% 10.87%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 85.71% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
4 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 23.53% 46.67% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 17
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) WSDL
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (57.14%) Logistics
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Application Development

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) WSDL
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) COM
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Logistics
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
2 4 (57.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CIW
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Sun
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
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