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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 10 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 48 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 14.41% 25.67% 13.01%
As % of the Vendors category 38.64% 47.06% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 13
Average salary £29,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
44 102 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 37.29% 54.55% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 66 17
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) MS Office
3 21 (52.50%) MS Excel
4 13 (32.50%) SQL
5 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
6 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (25.00%) HTML
6 10 (25.00%) Degree
7 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
7 9 (22.50%) Internet
7 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
8 8 (20.00%) VMware
8 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (17.50%) Office 365
9 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (17.50%) SLA
9 7 (17.50%) Cisco
9 7 (17.50%) ITIL
10 6 (15.00%) Lync
10 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
11 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
11 5 (12.50%) HTML5
11 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (12.50%) MCP
11 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.50%) MCSE
11 5 (12.50%) PHP
11 5 (12.50%) .NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.00%) Lync
2 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (12.50%) IIS
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (55.00%) MS Office
2 21 (52.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.00%) AutoCAD
3 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Internet
1 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.50%) POP3
2 5 (12.50%) SMTP
3 4 (10.00%) LAN
3 4 (10.00%) VoIP
3 4 (10.00%) WAN
3 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 3 (7.50%) WLAN
4 3 (7.50%) SAN
4 3 (7.50%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (12.50%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (5.00%) Marketing
1 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.50%) Publishing
2 1 (2.50%) Front Office
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (12.50%) IT Support
1 5 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
1 5 (12.50%) Software Tester
1 5 (12.50%) Tester
2 4 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 4 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (10.00%) Developer
2 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Technical Design Authority
3 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (7.50%) Analyst
3 3 (7.50%) IT Manager
3 3 (7.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (12.50%) HTML5
2 5 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (10.00%) WinForms
3 4 (10.00%) XML
3 4 (10.00%) XSL
3 4 (10.00%) XSLT
3 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.50%) CSS3
4 1 (2.50%) ODBC
4 1 (2.50%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Handset
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.00%) Android
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.50%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) ITIL
2 5 (12.50%) Validation
3 4 (10.00%) Workflow
3 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (7.50%) Coaching
4 3 (7.50%) CRM
4 3 (7.50%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (5.00%) Web Analytics
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.00%) Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) Analytics
5 2 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.50%) Time Management
6 1 (2.50%) Usability Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Online Marketing
6 1 (2.50%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) PHP
3 4 (10.00%) XPath
3 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) MCP
2 5 (12.50%) MCSE
3 4 (10.00%) MCSA
4 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) VCP5
5 1 (2.50%) HND
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CCNP
5 1 (2.50%) CCNA
5 1 (2.50%) MCDST
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) SLA
2 4 (10.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (10.00%) GMP
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.50%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.50%) MetaFrame
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
1 1 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) VMware
2 7 (17.50%) Cisco
3 3 (7.50%) Avaya
4 1 (2.50%) Trend Micro
4 1 (2.50%) Becrypt
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Symantec
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) EMC
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe
4 1 (2.50%) Alias
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
StoneShot Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus company benefits
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