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 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 4.26% 13.46% 7.50%
As % of the Vendors category 11.76% 30.43% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £23,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.03%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
17 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 36.17% 44.23% 33.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 16
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £35,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leominster +1 1 - -
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (25.00%) Power Management
2 1 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN

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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) CRM Manager
1 1 (25.00%) CRM Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) ERP Manager
1 1 (25.00%) ERP Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Power Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Opsview
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco