The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 14 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 22.64% 5.08% 14.81%
As % of the Vendors category 38.71% 10.34% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 4
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,650 £30,600 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,600 £37,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertford region.

Vendors Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
31 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 58.49% 49.15% 62.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 17
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hertford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hertford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hertford region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Hertford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Hertford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hertford region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Hertford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 (69.23%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
3 7 (53.85%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 4 (30.77%) VoIP
5 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) WCAG
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (23.08%) WPF
6 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (23.08%) User Stories
6 3 (23.08%) User Experience
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) WinForms
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) Broadband
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) CRM
6 3 (23.08%) OOD
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) VoIP
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
1 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) Broadband
3 2 (15.38%) ADSL
3 2 (15.38%) RIP
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) OSPF
3 2 (15.38%) VRRP
3 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (15.38%) xDSL
4 1 (7.69%) RTP
4 1 (7.69%) Intranet
4 1 (7.69%) Extranet
4 1 (7.69%) 802.11
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (23.08%) CRM Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) CRM Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) WinForms
3 3 (23.08%) WPF
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
1 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
2 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) CRM
1 3 (23.08%) OOD
1 3 (23.08%) MVC
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) TDD
1 3 (23.08%) User Stories
2 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (15.38%) Line Management
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) C
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) WCAG
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
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