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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 15.00% 9.26% 58.33%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 41.67% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £20,000 £21,500 £23,813
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -9.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
9 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 45.00% 22.22% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 7
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £21,400 £19,126
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 April 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
2 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) ADSL
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Junior C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCDP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
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