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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 32 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 31.07% 25.77% 22.80%
As % of the Vendors category 47.76% 71.43% 58.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 37
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -36.78%
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
67 35 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 65.05% 36.08% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 36 29 65
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 37 (64.91%) SQL Server
2 36 (63.16%) MS Excel
3 26 (45.61%) SQL
4 23 (40.35%) C#
4 23 (40.35%) HTML
4 23 (40.35%) .NET
5 22 (38.60%) T-SQL
6 21 (36.84%) Windows
7 20 (35.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET
9 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
9 16 (28.07%) VBA
9 16 (28.07%) Visual Studio
10 14 (24.56%) MS Exchange
10 14 (24.56%) Scrum
10 14 (24.56%) Degree
10 14 (24.56%) Computer Science
10 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
10 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (19.30%) DNS
11 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
12 10 (17.54%) ETL
12 10 (17.54%) SOAP
12 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (17.54%) VMware
12 10 (17.54%) Service Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 14 (24.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.26%) IIS
2 3 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (63.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) DNS
2 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (64.91%) SQL Server
2 20 (35.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (15.79%) MS Access
5 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (12.28%) Data Mining
5 7 (12.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Visual Studio
2 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (12.28%) CruiseControl
3 7 (12.28%) Subversion
3 7 (12.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (12.28%) JUnit
3 7 (12.28%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (14.04%) Retail
2 7 (12.28%) Back Office
3 5 (8.77%) Retail Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Support Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) IT Support Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) IT Support
4 7 (12.28%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.28%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Senior IT Support
5 6 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (7.02%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Junior Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Junior
6 4 (7.02%) Designer
6 4 (7.02%) Technology Manager
7 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (40.35%) HTML
1 23 (40.35%) .NET
2 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET
3 10 (17.54%) SOAP
4 9 (15.79%) WinForms
5 7 (12.28%) NHibernate
5 7 (12.28%) JAX-WS
5 7 (12.28%) WCF
5 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
5 7 (12.28%) jQuery
5 7 (12.28%) Web Services
5 7 (12.28%) XML
5 7 (12.28%) XSD
5 7 (12.28%) CSS
5 7 (12.28%) JDBC
5 7 (12.28%) WSDL
5 7 (12.28%) JAXB
5 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
5 7 (12.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (12.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Computer Science
1 14 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
3 7 (12.28%) Data Extraction
3 7 (12.28%) EFT
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
3 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.56%) Scrum
3 10 (17.54%) ETL
3 10 (17.54%) Service Management
4 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
5 7 (12.28%) Data Analysis
5 7 (12.28%) System Testing
5 7 (12.28%) Business Development
5 7 (12.28%) MVC
5 7 (12.28%) E-business
5 7 (12.28%) TDD
5 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.28%) OO
5 7 (12.28%) OOD
5 7 (12.28%) SOA
5 7 (12.28%) Project Management
5 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (12.28%) MVVM
5 7 (12.28%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (12.28%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) SQL
2 23 (40.35%) C#
3 22 (38.60%) T-SQL
4 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
4 16 (28.07%) VBA
5 9 (15.79%) VB6
5 9 (15.79%) VB
5 9 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 7 (12.28%) Java
6 7 (12.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) ISEB
2 6 (10.53%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.26%) MCITP
3 3 (5.26%) MCDST
3 3 (5.26%) MCTS
3 3 (5.26%) MCSA
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
1 7 (12.28%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.26%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) VMware
2 7 (12.28%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (5.26%) Veeam
3 3 (5.26%) Ab Initio
3 3 (5.26%) TIBCO
3 3 (5.26%) Symantec
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago