The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 20 2
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 15.63% 9.09% 32.14%
As % of the Vendors category 31.25% 18.00% 62.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 17
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +28.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,100 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £34,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Letchworth region.

Vendors Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 50 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 50.00% 50.51% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 49 28
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Letchworth

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Letchworth region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
5 7 (43.75%) MCSE
5 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (31.25%) Change Control
8 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (25.00%) X-Windows
8 4 (25.00%) Wireless
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (18.75%) EMC
9 3 (18.75%) VoIP
9 3 (18.75%) DHCP
9 3 (18.75%) DNS
9 3 (18.75%) UNIX
9 3 (18.75%) IBM
9 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
9 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (18.75%) MCITP
9 3 (18.75%) MCTS
9 3 (18.75%) Lync
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
1 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) Lync
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Wireless
2 3 (18.75%) VoIP
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Gerrit
1 1 (6.25%) GCC
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Server Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) X-Windows
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) PMI
1 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) UNIX
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Android
6 1 (6.25%) AIX
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Control
2 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Document Management
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.25%) Release Management
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (43.75%) MCSE
2 3 (18.75%) MCITP
2 3 (18.75%) MCTS
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) MBCS
4 1 (6.25%) VCP4
4 1 (6.25%) VCP5
4 1 (6.25%) VCAP
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (18.75%) EMC
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
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