The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 13 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 9.28% 19.33% 30.14%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 38.16% 53.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 38
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £17,550 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £35,450 £54,000
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 Stevenage region.

Vendors Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36 76 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 37.11% 50.67% 56.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34 57 49
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £54,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Stevenage

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 13 (54.17%) MS Office
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 8 (33.33%) Degree
5 7 (29.17%) C#
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
6 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (25.00%) .NET
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.83%) Telerik
7 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
7 5 (20.83%) SLA
7 5 (20.83%) Internet
7 5 (20.83%) XML
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 4 (16.67%) CSS
8 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (16.67%) MVC
8 4 (16.67%) jQuery
8 4 (16.67%) TDD
8 4 (16.67%) Scrum
9 3 (12.50%) Office 365
9 3 (12.50%) Android
9 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
9 3 (12.50%) Validation

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 2 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Office
2 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.33%) AutoCAD
3 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) VoIP
3 2 (8.33%) POP3
3 2 (8.33%) SMTP
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) RavenDB
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.17%) NetBeans
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Military
2 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Tester
2 4 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 4 (16.67%) IT Support
2 4 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Products Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) AWS Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 6 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (20.83%) XML
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
4 4 (16.67%) jQuery
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 2 (8.33%) HTML5
6 2 (8.33%) Web Services
6 2 (8.33%) XSL
6 2 (8.33%) XSLT
7 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
7 1 (4.17%) DirectX
7 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.17%) Qt
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (4.17%) CMDB
1 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
1 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Android
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) TDD
2 4 (16.67%) MVC
2 4 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (12.50%) Validation
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) B2C
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) C#
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
3 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) XQuery
3 2 (8.33%) XPath
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.50%) MCP
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) MCSA
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 3 (12.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (12.50%) GMP
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Telerik
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (4.17%) Alias
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