The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 22 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 57 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 6.67% 30.81% 21.54%
As % of the Vendors category 13.51% 50.44% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 51 27
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +74.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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 St Albans region.

Vendors Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
37 113 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 49.33% 61.08% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 37 107 54
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of job ads across the St Albans region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Microsoft
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in St Albans

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 20 (64.52%) C#
2 19 (61.29%) MVC
2 19 (61.29%) HTML
2 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 19 (61.29%) .NET
2 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
3 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
4 16 (51.61%) Windows
5 15 (48.39%) Web Development
6 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (35.48%) TDD
8 11 (35.48%) NUnit
8 11 (35.48%) Ajax
8 11 (35.48%) WCF
8 11 (35.48%) Multithreading
8 11 (35.48%) jQuery
8 11 (35.48%) TeamCity
8 11 (35.48%) Open Source
8 11 (35.48%) HTML5
8 11 (35.48%) OOD
8 11 (35.48%) CSS
8 11 (35.48%) Scrum
8 11 (35.48%) CSS3
8 11 (35.48%) WebSockets
8 11 (35.48%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (35.48%) Redis
8 11 (35.48%) CQRS
8 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
8 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET Web API

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (19.35%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) BGP
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
3 2 (6.45%) IPv4
3 2 (6.45%) OSPF
3 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Redis
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.23%) Big Data
5 1 (3.23%) dBASE
5 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.23%) Neo4j
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) OLAP
5 1 (3.23%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.23%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (3.23%) Power BI
5 1 (3.23%) PowerPivot
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) NUnit
1 11 (35.48%) TeamCity
2 8 (25.81%) Moq
2 8 (25.81%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (25.81%) Selenium
2 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) French Language
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 19 (61.29%) .NET Developer
2 19 (61.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 19 (61.29%) C# Developer
3 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET Developer
3 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 18 (58.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Senior C# Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.13%) .NET Programmer
5 5 (16.13%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 5 (16.13%) C# Programmer
5 5 (16.13%) Programmer
5 5 (16.13%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) .NET
1 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
1 19 (61.29%) HTML
2 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (35.48%) Ajax
3 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
3 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (35.48%) CSS
3 11 (35.48%) CSS3
3 11 (35.48%) HTML5
3 11 (35.48%) jQuery
3 11 (35.48%) RabbitMQ
3 11 (35.48%) WCF
3 11 (35.48%) WebSockets
4 10 (32.26%) XML
4 10 (32.26%) XSLT
5 8 (25.81%) Web Services
5 8 (25.81%) ZeroMQ
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) MVC
2 15 (48.39%) Web Development
3 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (35.48%) CQRS
4 11 (35.48%) Low Latency
4 11 (35.48%) Multithreading
4 11 (35.48%) OOD
4 11 (35.48%) Open Source
4 11 (35.48%) Open Source Development
4 11 (35.48%) Scrum
4 11 (35.48%) TDD
5 10 (32.26%) Mobile Development
5 10 (32.26%) SOA
6 8 (25.81%) OO
6 8 (25.81%) Pair Programming
6 8 (25.81%) Release Management
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) C#
2 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) Objective-C
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) PHP
5 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) CCNA
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) MCSE
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
3 2 (6.45%) XenApp
3 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) HP
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Apple
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.23%) Forcepoint
5 1 (3.23%) Tableau
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