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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Herefordshire / Hereford
Rank 21 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 8.82% 25.00% 23.53%
As % of the Vendors category 17.31% 60.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 4
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +114.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £30,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £34,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
52 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 50.98% 41.67% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 51 5 6
Median salary £45,000 £27,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £27,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

The demand trend of job ads across the Hereford region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hereford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (26.32%) MS Office
6 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
6 5 (26.32%) SAN
7 4 (21.05%) LAN
7 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
7 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (21.05%) VLAN
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.79%) SCOM
8 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) MVC
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) VLAN
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) VoIP
3 3 (15.79%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) Wireless
5 1 (5.26%) MPLS
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.26%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) DBA
1 5 (26.32%) SQL DBA
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared DBA
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (10.53%) IT Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.53%) Classic ASP
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) LINQ
2 2 (10.53%) WPF
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.26%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
1 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Application Virtualisation
3 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (10.53%) Release Management
3 2 (10.53%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) API Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.26%) Line Management
4 1 (5.26%) Power Management
4 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) SOLID
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.26%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) Nagios
2 2 (10.53%) Opsview
3 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.26%) SCSM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Progress
3 1 (5.26%) Xamarin
Hereford, Herefordshire
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