The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Welwyn Garden City region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 19.10% 8.23% 17.31%
As % of the Vendors category 28.81% 24.07% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 23
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
59 54 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 66.29% 34.18% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 56
Average salary £42,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £24,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Hertfordshire

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 20 (60.61%) MS Excel
2 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
3 13 (39.39%) Windows
4 10 (30.30%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) C#
5 9 (27.27%) .NET
5 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 8 (24.24%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
6 8 (24.24%) HTML
7 7 (21.21%) VB
7 7 (21.21%) ITIL
7 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
8 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
8 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 6 (18.18%) CSS
8 6 (18.18%) Scrum
8 6 (18.18%) Subversion
8 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
9 5 (15.15%) CruiseControl
9 5 (15.15%) Finance
9 5 (15.15%) VMware
9 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
9 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
9 5 (15.15%) Perl
9 5 (15.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (15.15%) Linux
9 5 (15.15%) DNS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 8 (24.24%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
3 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 4 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.03%) FormScape
5 1 (3.03%) StreamWeaver
5 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (60.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
3 1 (3.03%) DOC1
3 1 (3.03%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
1 5 (15.15%) SAN
2 4 (12.12%) NAS
2 4 (12.12%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 7
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
1 6 (18.18%) Subversion
2 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (15.15%) CruiseControl
3 4 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.03%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (3.03%) MSI
4 1 (3.03%) PVCS
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.12%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) .NET
1 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
3 6 (18.18%) CSS
4 4 (12.12%) NHibernate
4 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
4 4 (12.12%) WCF
4 4 (12.12%) jQuery
4 4 (12.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (6.06%) REST
5 2 (6.06%) CSS3
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.06%) HTML5
5 2 (6.06%) WinForms
5 2 (6.06%) Silverlight
5 2 (6.06%) SOAP
6 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Replication
1 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) IVR
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) PDA
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 4 (12.12%) UNIX
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Scrum
2 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.12%) MVVM
3 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (12.12%) SOA
3 4 (12.12%) E-business
3 4 (12.12%) MVC
4 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
4 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.09%) Validation
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) BDD
5 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) VB
4 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
4 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) Perl
5 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
5 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.09%) VB6
7 2 (6.06%) VBA
8 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) HNC
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 9002
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.12%) KVM
4 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.03%) Nagios
3 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.03%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) HP
1 5 (15.15%) VMware
2 4 (12.12%) CommVault
2 4 (12.12%) NetApp
2 4 (12.12%) Sun
2 4 (12.12%) WatchGuard
2 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) Panasonic
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) EMC
3 1 (3.03%) Avaya
3 1 (3.03%) Lotus
3 1 (3.03%) Mitel
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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