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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 10.26% 5.26% 21.57%
As % of the Vendors category 36.36% 20.00% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 11
Median salary £22,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £45,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
11 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 28.21% 26.32% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 27
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +106.34%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertford region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Hertford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows