The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Saffron Walden region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Saffron Walden 9.09% - -
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Essex

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

Vendors Category
Saffron Walden
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Saffron Walden 36.36% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £23,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Saffron Walden

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Saffron Walden

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Saffron Walden

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Saffron Walden

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Saffron Walden

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Saffron Walden 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 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) WCF
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) Automotive
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
4 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) MVC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Saffron Walden by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Saffron Walden 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Database Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) WCF
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
1 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (33.33%) C
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V