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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 18 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 10.47% 21.19% 22.97%
As % of the Vendors category 21.95% 32.99% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 5
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,750 £40,900
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
41 97 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 47.67% 64.24% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 56 21
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,250 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The demand trend of job ads across the Welwyn Garden City region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 11 (47.83%) Scrum
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Windows
4 9 (39.13%) VMware
5 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
6 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (26.09%) BDD
7 6 (26.09%) Puppet
7 6 (26.09%) Node.js
7 6 (26.09%) TDD
7 6 (26.09%) NUnit
7 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
7 6 (26.09%) .NET
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
7 6 (26.09%) C#
7 6 (26.09%) Java
7 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 6 (26.09%) Games
7 6 (26.09%) MVC
7 6 (26.09%) Couchbase
7 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
7 6 (26.09%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (26.09%) OpenShift
8 5 (21.74%) SDLC
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (21.74%) MS Office
8 5 (21.74%) Retail

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 6 (26.09%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (26.09%) Node.js
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) Alfresco
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (21.74%) MS Office
3 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (26.09%) OpenShift
2 2 (8.70%) Mimecast
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) LAN
1 4 (17.39%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) BGP
2 2 (8.70%) BIG-IP
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) NAS
2 2 (8.70%) Network Security
2 2 (8.70%) OSPF
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) tcpdump
2 2 (8.70%) VoIP
2 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) Couchbase
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
1 6 (26.09%) NUnit
General
1 6 (26.09%) Games
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Publishing
4 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
1 6 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
1 6 (26.09%) C# Developer
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
1 6 (26.09%) Lead .NET Developer
1 6 (26.09%) Lead C# Developer
1 6 (26.09%) Lead Developer
1 6 (26.09%) Technical Developer
1 6 (26.09%) Technical Leader
2 3 (13.04%) Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Head of Analysis
2 3 (13.04%) Head of Business Analysis
2 3 (13.04%) Head of Business Systems
2 3 (13.04%) IT Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) IT Support
2 3 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) IVR
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) SUSE
3 4 (17.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (47.83%) Scrum
2 6 (26.09%) BDD
2 6 (26.09%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) TDD
2 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (21.74%) SDLC
4 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) Line Management
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) UML
5 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C#
1 6 (26.09%) Java
1 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) CCNP
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (17.39%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (8.70%) SCCM
3 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 2 (8.70%) Simpana
3 2 (8.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.70%) CommVault
3 2 (8.70%) F5
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Intel Security
3 2 (8.70%) NetApp
3 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
3 2 (8.70%) WatchGuard
4 1 (4.35%) Sun