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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 7 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 25 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 18.52% 19.10% 9.31%
As % of the Vendors category 28.41% 29.31% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 19
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £31,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £41,800 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
88 58 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 65.19% 65.17% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52 45 68
Average salary £47,500 £43,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.82% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £71,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 34 (53.97%) Windows
2 28 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 27 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 27 (42.86%) VMware
4 24 (38.10%) SQL
5 23 (36.51%) .NET
6 20 (31.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 18 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 17 (26.98%) Scrum
8 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (25.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (23.81%) HP
10 15 (23.81%) T-SQL
10 15 (23.81%) HTML
11 14 (22.22%) SOAP
11 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
11 14 (22.22%) Migration
11 14 (22.22%) Degree
11 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
12 13 (20.63%) Knowledge Management
12 13 (20.63%) Visual Studio
13 12 (19.05%) Cisco
13 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
14 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
15 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
15 10 (15.87%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (15.87%) Finance
15 10 (15.87%) DNS
15 10 (15.87%) ITIL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (9.52%) Lync
4 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.17%) IIS
6 1 (1.59%) JBoss
6 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Office 365
2 5 (7.94%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 10 (15.87%) DNS
3 9 (14.29%) SAN
4 8 (12.70%) NAS
5 7 (11.11%) DHCP
6 6 (9.52%) HTTP
6 6 (9.52%) HTTPS
7 5 (7.94%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (6.35%) Firewall
8 4 (6.35%) LAN
8 4 (6.35%) WAN
9 3 (4.76%) SMTP
9 3 (4.76%) LDAP
9 3 (4.76%) X.400
9 3 (4.76%) X.500
10 2 (3.17%) SSH
10 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.17%) Broadband
10 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.17%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.59%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.59%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 13 (20.63%) Visual Studio
3 7 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 7 (11.11%) CruiseControl
3 7 (11.11%) Subversion
3 7 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.70%) Retail
3 7 (11.11%) Retail Banking
3 7 (11.11%) Banking
3 7 (11.11%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Developer
2 12 (19.05%) Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Consultant
4 7 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Technical Services Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Service Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Exchange Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Software Test Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Data Centre Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) .NET
2 15 (23.81%) HTML
3 14 (22.22%) SOAP
4 8 (12.70%) Web Services
4 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
5 7 (11.11%) CSS
5 7 (11.11%) JDBC
5 7 (11.11%) XML
5 7 (11.11%) XSD
5 7 (11.11%) WSDL
5 7 (11.11%) JAXB
5 7 (11.11%) NHibernate
5 7 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 7 (11.11%) WCF
5 7 (11.11%) jQuery
5 7 (11.11%) JAX-WS
5 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 7 (11.11%) REST
5 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (14.29%) Replication
4 7 (11.11%) EFT
5 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) Clustering
6 2 (3.17%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) Linux
2 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.76%) UNIX
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.17%) VMS
5 2 (3.17%) AIX
5 2 (3.17%) HPUX
5 2 (3.17%) Solaris
6 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Scrum
1 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.40%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (22.22%) Migration
4 13 (20.63%) Knowledge Management
5 10 (15.87%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (15.87%) E-Commerce
5 10 (15.87%) ITIL
5 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
6 7 (11.11%) SDLC
6 7 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (11.11%) User Stories
6 7 (11.11%) OOD
6 7 (11.11%) SOA
6 7 (11.11%) E-business
6 7 (11.11%) MVC
6 7 (11.11%) Validation
6 7 (11.11%) OO
6 7 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 7 (11.11%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) SQL
2 15 (23.81%) T-SQL
3 10 (15.87%) C#
3 10 (15.87%) Java
3 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.70%) PowerShell
5 7 (11.11%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) VBScript
6 2 (3.17%) VB
6 2 (3.17%) VBA
7 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 7 (11.11%) ISEB
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.76%) MCSE
5 2 (3.17%) CCNP
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.59%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.59%) CCNA
6 1 (1.59%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) ISO 8583
1 7 (11.11%) QA
2 6 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (31.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.94%) vSphere
5 4 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.35%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.76%) Firmware
7 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (3.17%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.59%) XenApp
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (9.52%) SCOM
3 5 (7.94%) SCCM
4 2 (3.17%) Legato
4 2 (3.17%) WSUS
4 2 (3.17%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.59%) Nmap
5 1 (1.59%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) VMware
2 15 (23.81%) HP
3 12 (19.05%) Cisco
4 9 (14.29%) Citrix
5 6 (9.52%) Dell
5 6 (9.52%) NetApp
5 6 (9.52%) WatchGuard
6 5 (7.94%) Veritas
6 5 (7.94%) CommVault
7 3 (4.76%) IBM
7 3 (4.76%) Sun
7 3 (4.76%) Fujitsu
8 2 (3.17%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.17%) EMC
8 2 (3.17%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (3.17%) BT
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle
9 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.59%) Remedy
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago