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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Saffron Walden 42.86% - -
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £38,750 - -
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
3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Saffron Walden 42.86% 27.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £27,500 £23,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Saffron Walden

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Saffron Walden region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Saffron Walden

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Saffron Walden

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 4 (66.67%) Automotive
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Internet

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Saffron Walden by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 4 (66.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Database Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Apple