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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 21.10% 17.12% 16.85%
As % of the Vendors category 57.50% 31.15% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 29
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £22,100 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
40 61 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 36.70% 54.95% 54.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 84
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,750 £47,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of job ads across the Stevenage region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 24 (48.98%) MS Excel
3 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (40.82%) ITIL
5 18 (36.73%) MS Office
5 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
6 15 (30.61%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (28.57%) ISEB
7 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (26.53%) Service Management
8 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
9 12 (24.49%) ISTQB
9 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (24.49%) Office 365
10 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
10 11 (22.45%) QA
10 11 (22.45%) Selenium
11 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
11 10 (20.41%) Scrum
12 9 (18.37%) SCCM
12 9 (18.37%) Becrypt
12 9 (18.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
14 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (14.29%) SLA
14 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
14 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
15 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
15 6 (12.24%) SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (48.98%) MS Excel
2 18 (36.73%) MS Office
3 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.08%) DHCP
2 2 (4.08%) DNS
2 2 (4.08%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) VoIP
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) LAN
3 1 (2.04%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) OLAP
2 2 (4.08%) OLTP
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Selenium
2 6 (12.24%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.12%) JIRA
4 2 (4.08%) JMeter
4 2 (4.08%) Subversion
4 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.08%) WATIR
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (10.20%) Front Office
2 3 (6.12%) Back Office
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Analyst
2 17 (34.69%) Test Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Support Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 4 (8.16%) Field Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Network Support
7 4 (8.16%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Support
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Windows Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
1 6 (12.24%) Handset
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
5 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.16%) Linux
7 4 (8.16%) Unix
8 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
9 2 (4.08%) Android
10 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) ITIL
2 15 (30.61%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (26.53%) Service Management
4 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (20.41%) Scrum
6 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
7 6 (12.24%) BDD
7 6 (12.24%) Software Testing
7 6 (12.24%) TDD
7 6 (12.24%) Validation
8 3 (6.12%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (6.12%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
8 3 (6.12%) User Stories
9 2 (4.08%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.08%) Migration
9 2 (4.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.04%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) ISEB
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
3 12 (24.49%) ISTQB
4 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
5 9 (18.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (12.24%) MCDST
7 3 (6.12%) CCNA
7 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.12%) Degree
7 3 (6.12%) MCP
8 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
8 1 (2.04%) MCSA
8 1 (2.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) QA
2 7 (14.29%) SLA
3 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Becrypt
2 4 (8.16%) VMware
3 2 (4.08%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco
3 2 (4.08%) HP
3 2 (4.08%) Remedy
4 1 (2.04%) Computacenter
4 1 (2.04%) Dell
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle
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