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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 15 18 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 17.44% 15.93% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 26.79% 35.29% 55.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 36
Average salary £31,500 £41,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
56 51 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 65.12% 45.13% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 47 32 64
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 21 (65.63%) MS Excel
2 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
3 16 (50.00%) Windows
4 11 (34.38%) SQL
5 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 8 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
7 7 (21.88%) ITIL
7 7 (21.88%) VB
7 7 (21.88%) C#
7 7 (21.88%) .NET
7 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
7 7 (21.88%) Scrum
8 6 (18.75%) Subversion
8 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
8 6 (18.75%) HTML
8 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
8 6 (18.75%) DNS
8 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
9 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (15.63%) Linux
9 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
9 5 (15.63%) Perl
9 5 (15.63%) VSS/SourceSafe

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.13%) StreamWeaver
4 1 (3.13%) FormScape
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (65.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) DOC1
3 1 (3.13%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) DNS
2 5 (15.63%) SAN
3 4 (12.50%) NAS
3 4 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 7
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
1 6 (18.75%) Subversion
2 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (15.63%) CruiseControl
3 4 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.13%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (3.13%) MSI
4 1 (3.13%) PVCS
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Developer
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) IT Support
3 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
1 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
2 6 (18.75%) HTML
3 4 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 4 (12.50%) CSS
3 4 (12.50%) NHibernate
3 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 4 (12.50%) WCF
3 4 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.25%) SOAP
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (6.25%) REST
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (6.25%) WinForms
5 1 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (3.13%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Replication
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) IVR
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
1 7 (21.88%) Scrum
2 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Service Management
4 4 (12.50%) E-business
4 4 (12.50%) MVC
4 4 (12.50%) Validation
4 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.50%) SOA
4 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 4 (12.50%) MVVM
5 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.38%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) VB
2 7 (21.88%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) Perl
5 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.38%) VB6
7 2 (6.25%) VBA
8 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ISEB
1 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) KVM
4 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.13%) Nagios
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) HP
1 5 (15.63%) VMware
2 4 (12.50%) WatchGuard
2 4 (12.50%) Sun
2 4 (12.50%) CommVault
2 4 (12.50%) NetApp
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago