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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 12 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 9.01% 18.18% 15.93%
As % of the Vendors category 29.41% 27.59% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 8
Average salary £61,250 £31,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.44% -23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
34 58 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 30.63% 65.91% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 49 31
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) VMware
3 19 (45.24%) Active Directory
4 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
5 15 (35.71%) HP
6 14 (33.33%) Migration
7 13 (30.95%) SQL
8 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (28.57%) Data Centre
9 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
9 11 (26.19%) ITIL
10 10 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (23.81%) Knowledge Management
10 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (21.43%) .NET
11 9 (21.43%) SAN
11 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
11 9 (21.43%) Cisco
11 9 (21.43%) DNS
11 9 (21.43%) Replication
12 8 (19.05%) Scrum
12 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (19.05%) NAS
12 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
13 7 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (16.67%) Office 365
13 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
13 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (14.29%) Lync
2 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.76%) Node.js
4 2 (4.76%) IIS
5 1 (2.38%) JBoss
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Office 365
2 4 (9.52%) Mimecast
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.76%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
1 9 (21.43%) SAN
1 9 (21.43%) DNS
2 8 (19.05%) NAS
3 7 (16.67%) DHCP
4 5 (11.90%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (9.52%) HTTP
5 4 (9.52%) HTTPS
5 4 (9.52%) Firewall
6 3 (7.14%) X.400
6 3 (7.14%) X.500
6 3 (7.14%) LDAP
6 3 (7.14%) LAN
6 3 (7.14%) WAN
6 3 (7.14%) SMTP
7 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.76%) SSH
7 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.38%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.38%) NewSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) RavenDB
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) NUnit
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 7 (16.67%) Retail
2 6 (14.29%) Retail Banking
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Finance
4 2 (4.76%) Games
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Exchange Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Services Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Data Centre Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) HTML
2 2 (4.76%) COM
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) ISAPI
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 9 (21.43%) Replication
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (14.29%) Linux
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.76%) UNIX
6 2 (4.76%) VMS
6 2 (4.76%) AIX
6 2 (4.76%) HPUX
6 2 (4.76%) Solaris
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Migration
2 11 (26.19%) ITIL
3 10 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (23.81%) Knowledge Management
3 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 8 (19.05%) Scrum
4 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (14.29%) SDLC
6 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 6 (14.29%) Validation
7 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity
9 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
9 3 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.14%) C#
4 2 (4.76%) VBScript
4 2 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) ISEB
1 6 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.14%) MCSE
4 2 (4.76%) CCNP
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.38%) MCP
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.38%) CCNA
5 1 (2.38%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (45.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.90%) vSphere
5 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 3 (7.14%) Firmware
7 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (4.76%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.38%) XenApp
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) SCCM
1 6 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (11.90%) SCOM
3 3 (7.14%) Puppet
4 2 (4.76%) Legato
4 2 (4.76%) WSUS
4 2 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.38%) Nmap
5 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) VMware
2 15 (35.71%) HP
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco
4 7 (16.67%) Citrix
5 6 (14.29%) Dell
5 6 (14.29%) NetApp
6 5 (11.90%) Veritas
6 5 (11.90%) CommVault
6 5 (11.90%) WatchGuard
7 3 (7.14%) Fujitsu
7 3 (7.14%) IBM
7 3 (7.14%) Sun
8 2 (4.76%) EMC
8 2 (4.76%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle
9 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.38%) Juniper
9 1 (2.38%) BMC
9 1 (2.38%) Compaq
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