The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 28 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 20.54% 30.11% 33.82%
As % of the Vendors category 32.39% 63.64% 71.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 59
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,100 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £52,500
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Vendors Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
71 44 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 63.39% 47.31% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 59 22 81
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 27 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 21 (53.85%) Windows
3 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 12 (30.77%) DNS
5 12 (30.77%) C#
5 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (28.21%) Visual Studio
6 11 (28.21%) HTML
6 11 (28.21%) SQL
6 11 (28.21%) .NET
6 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
7 10 (25.64%) Service Management
8 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
9 8 (20.51%) Subversion
9 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
9 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
10 7 (17.95%) CSS
10 7 (17.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (17.95%) SOA
10 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (17.95%) CruiseControl
10 7 (17.95%) NHibernate
10 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
10 7 (17.95%) QA
10 7 (17.95%) WCF

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) FormScape
4 1 (2.56%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 27 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) PrintSoft PReS
3 1 (2.56%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.56%) NAS
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.13%) MS Access
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Visual Studio
2 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.51%) Subversion
3 7 (17.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (17.95%) CruiseControl
3 7 (17.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (10.26%) Retail
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Developer
3 11 (28.21%) IT Support
3 11 (28.21%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Designer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Technology Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) HTML
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
1 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
2 7 (17.95%) CSS
2 7 (17.95%) NHibernate
2 7 (17.95%) WCF
2 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
2 7 (17.95%) jQuery
2 7 (17.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
3 6 (15.38%) REST
4 4 (10.26%) WinForms
5 2 (5.13%) SOAP
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.56%) Middleware
6 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.69%) Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Service Management
2 7 (17.95%) SOA
2 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) E-business
2 7 (17.95%) MVC
2 7 (17.95%) MVVM
3 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 6 (15.38%) Project Management
4 5 (12.82%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) Validation
5 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL
7 2 (5.13%) Line Management
7 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.56%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) C#
2 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
3 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) VB
5 4 (10.26%) VB6
5 4 (10.26%) VBA
6 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCSA
3 1 (2.56%) MCDST
3 1 (2.56%) MCTS
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) MOM
2 1 (2.56%) Nagios
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) VMware
2 2 (5.13%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Veeam
3 1 (2.56%) CommVault
3 1 (2.56%) NetApp
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) Sun
3 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.56%) Symantec
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard
3 1 (2.56%) Ab Initio
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £38000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago