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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 12 15 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 13.46% 7.50% 40.74%
As % of the Vendors category 30.43% 22.22% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 11
Average salary £30,000 £23,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £21,150 £19,126
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £37,250 £30,000
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
23 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 44.23% 33.75% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 16
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,750 £19,126
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £57,500
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 27 May 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 May 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 +5 4 £35,000 +62.79%
Leominster - 1 £30,000 - 1
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 9 (50.00%) .NET
4 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 8 (44.44%) CSS
5 7 (38.89%) MVC
5 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
5 7 (38.89%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
7 5 (27.78%) WAN
7 5 (27.78%) DNS
7 5 (27.78%) XML
7 5 (27.78%) PHP
7 5 (27.78%) NHS
7 5 (27.78%) VMware
7 5 (27.78%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (27.78%) Sass
7 5 (27.78%) HTML5
7 5 (27.78%) CSS3
7 5 (27.78%) CMS
7 5 (27.78%) Local Government
7 5 (27.78%) Web Development
8 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
8 4 (22.22%) MySQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (27.78%) CMS
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) WAN
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) MPLS
2 3 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (22.22%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (27.78%) Local Government
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Graduate
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) CSS
2 8 (44.44%) HTML
3 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
3 7 (38.89%) jQuery
4 5 (27.78%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) XML
4 5 (27.78%) CSS3
4 5 (27.78%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (27.78%) Sass
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 2 (11.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) NHS
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (16.67%) EqualLogic
3 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) BCP
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (27.78%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) VCDX
2 1 (5.56%) VCAP
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) XenServer
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) MOM
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
1 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (16.67%) F5
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (5.56%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) BMC
3 1 (5.56%) CA
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp
3 1 (5.56%) Logi Analytics
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