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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 22.22% 31.58% 22.90%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 54.55% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 23
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,000 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
15 22 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 33.33% 57.89% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 37
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -17.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
Ross-on-Wye -3 5 £33,750 - 1
Hereford -2 4 £21,000 -16.00%
Leominster -1 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (47.62%) VB.NET
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
2 10 (47.62%) XML
3 9 (42.86%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (28.57%) Client/Server
5 6 (28.57%) LINQ
5 6 (28.57%) jQuery
6 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (19.05%) VMware
7 4 (19.05%) MVC
7 4 (19.05%) Analytics
8 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (14.29%) Degree
8 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (14.29%) Cognos
8 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (14.29%) T-SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 8 (38.10%) C# Developer
3 8 (38.10%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate
6 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Field Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
1 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
1 10 (47.62%) XML
2 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (28.57%) LINQ
3 6 (28.57%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) ADO
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (19.05%) Analytics
2 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (19.05%) MVC
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Data Management
3 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) VB.NET
2 9 (42.86%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) CCDP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Cognos
3 2 (9.52%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Autodesk
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Logi Analytics
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