The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hertford region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 28 23 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 2.17% 6.00% 24.39%
As % of the Vendors category 4.55% 9.38% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £57,500 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 47.83% 64.00% 73.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 30
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Hertfordshire

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
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#