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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 13.73% 13.51% 23.53%
As % of the Vendors category 30.43% 50.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 4
Average salary £46,250 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.82% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
23 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 45.10% 27.03% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 6
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Hereford +1 6 £46,250 +46.82% 1
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (46.67%) DNS
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) DHCP
6 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (26.67%) Dell
6 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 4 (26.67%) IIS
6 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (26.67%) PHP
6 4 (26.67%) Local Government
6 4 (26.67%) Web Development
6 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (26.67%) jQuery
6 4 (26.67%) SCCM
6 4 (26.67%) SAN
6 4 (26.67%) NHS
6 4 (26.67%) MVC
6 4 (26.67%) CMS
6 4 (26.67%) HTML5

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 4 (26.67%) IIS
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (26.67%) CMS
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) SAN
4 3 (20.00%) MPLS
4 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) VoIP
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (26.67%) Local Government
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (26.67%) jQuery
1 4 (26.67%) HTML5
1 4 (26.67%) CSS3
1 4 (26.67%) Razor View Engine
1 4 (26.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) NHS
1 4 (26.67%) EqualLogic
2 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (20.00%) FMCG
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) BCP
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (26.67%) PHP
1 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) VCDX
2 1 (6.67%) VCAP
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.67%) XenServer
5 1 (6.67%) vSphere
5 1 (6.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (6.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Dell
4 3 (20.00%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) BMC
5 1 (6.67%) CA
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
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