The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Royston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank - - 6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston - - 7.14%
As % of the Vendors category - - 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Royston region.

Vendors Category
Royston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 16.67% - 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 9
Average salary £44,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,600 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Royston

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Royston

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (58.33%) LogRhythm
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (41.67%) CRM
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) IIS
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) HP
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) NetApp
3 5 (41.67%) Symantec
3 5 (41.67%) Clearswift
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (41.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (33.33%) iSeries
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) OpenLink
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) IIS
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) IT Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) iSeries
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Malware Detection\Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C++
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) LogRhythm
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) NetApp
2 5 (41.67%) Symantec
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Clearswift
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) OpenLink
4 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft