The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 7.14% 21.28% 23.33%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 71.43% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 4
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Microsoft
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
6 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 21.43% 29.79% 63.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 12
Average salary £27,000 £22,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.68% -9.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Herefordshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hereford -2 2 £36,000 +71.42%
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) EDI
2 11 (61.11%) ERP
2 11 (61.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (22.22%) QlikView
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Power BI
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (22.22%) ETL
5 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (22.22%) Biml
6 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.11%) Star Schema
7 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 2 (11.11%) .NET
7 2 (11.11%) Life Science
7 2 (11.11%) Tableau
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) VLAN
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (22.22%) Biml
3 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (22.22%) Power BI
3 4 (22.22%) QlikView
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (11.11%) Star Schema
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Administrator
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
1 11 (61.11%) Business Analyst
1 11 (61.11%) Business Systems Administrator
1 11 (61.11%) Business Systems Analyst
1 11 (61.11%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Integration Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Report Developer
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) EDI
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.56%) WinForms
3 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 2 (11.11%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ERP
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Android Development
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) Opsview
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (5.56%) VMware