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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Midlands / Herefordshire
Rank 17 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 22 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 14.67% 17.86% 27.91%
As % of the Vendors category 25.88% 55.56% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 11
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,800 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
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 Herefordshire region.

Vendors Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
85 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 56.67% 32.14% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 75 9 16
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +76.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £26,600 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Herefordshire region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hereford -14 9 £41,250 +14.58% 2
Ross-on-Wye - 9 £47,500 - 2
Leominster - 1 - -
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 24 (70.59%) MS Excel
2 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
3 17 (50.00%) Windows
4 14 (41.18%) C#
4 14 (41.18%) .NET
4 14 (41.18%) MVC
5 13 (38.24%) WPF
5 13 (38.24%) jQuery
5 13 (38.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (38.24%) Mentoring
6 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
6 12 (35.29%) Classic ASP
7 11 (32.35%) LINQ
7 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (32.35%) Entity Framework
8 10 (29.41%) LINQ to SQL
8 10 (29.41%) Google
8 10 (29.41%) T-SQL
8 10 (29.41%) CMS
9 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
10 8 (23.53%) VMware
11 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
11 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
12 6 (17.65%) LAN
12 6 (17.65%) SAN
12 6 (17.65%) Telerik
12 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
12 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire 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 10 (29.41%) CMS
2 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (70.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) LAN
1 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 5 (14.71%) WAN
3 4 (11.76%) DHCP
3 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) VLAN
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (8.82%) Firewall
4 3 (8.82%) VoIP
5 2 (5.88%) Internet
5 2 (5.88%) MPLS
5 2 (5.88%) VPN
5 2 (5.88%) Wireless
6 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.94%) Power BI
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (8.82%) Advertising
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.71%) DBA
4 5 (14.71%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) SQL DBA
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared DBA
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.82%) IT Support
6 3 (8.82%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (8.82%) IT Technician
6 3 (8.82%) Support Technician
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 13 (38.24%) jQuery
2 13 (38.24%) WPF
3 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
3 12 (35.29%) Classic ASP
4 11 (32.35%) Entity Framework
4 11 (32.35%) LINQ
5 10 (29.41%) LINQ to SQL
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) MVC
2 13 (38.24%) Mentoring
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 3 (8.82%) Line Management
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.88%) Application Virtualisation
7 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.94%) API Integration
8 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.94%) ETL
8 1 (2.94%) ETL Development
8 1 (2.94%) Power Management
8 1 (2.94%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (2.94%) SOLID
8 1 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) C#
3 10 (29.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.82%) MCSE
5 2 (5.88%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCOM
2 2 (5.88%) Nagios
2 2 (5.88%) Opsview
3 1 (2.94%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Google
2 8 (23.53%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Telerik
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) HP
6 1 (2.94%) Progress
6 1 (2.94%) Xamarin
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