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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 34 25 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 25.37% 30.49% 23.87%
As % of the Vendors category 39.08% 83.33% 67.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 47
Average salary £31,750 £30,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.09% -29.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £35,000 £52,500
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
87 30 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 64.93% 36.59% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 64 21 70
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 £26,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £40,000
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 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 33 (62.26%) MS Excel
2 29 (54.72%) SQL Server
3 22 (41.51%) SQL
3 22 (41.51%) Windows
4 21 (39.62%) HTML
4 21 (39.62%) .NET
5 19 (35.85%) C#
6 18 (33.96%) T-SQL
6 18 (33.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (30.19%) Visual Studio
7 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET
7 16 (30.19%) MS Exchange
7 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
10 13 (24.53%) DNS
10 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
11 12 (22.64%) VBA
11 12 (22.64%) Service Management
11 12 (22.64%) Degree
11 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
11 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
12 11 (20.75%) Scrum
13 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (16.98%) VB
14 9 (16.98%) VB.NET
14 9 (16.98%) MS Access
14 9 (16.98%) WinForms
14 9 (16.98%) VB6

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (30.19%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.66%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (62.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) DNS
2 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (54.72%) SQL Server
2 18 (33.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (16.98%) MS Access
4 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.66%) Data Mining
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Visual Studio
2 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (13.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (13.21%) CruiseControl
3 7 (13.21%) Subversion
3 7 (13.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (9.43%) Eclipse
4 5 (9.43%) JUnit
General
1 7 (13.21%) Retail
2 5 (9.43%) Back Office
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Support Engineer
3 12 (22.64%) IT Support Engineer
3 12 (22.64%) IT Support
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Support Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) C# Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Senior IT Support
5 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Junior Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Designer
6 4 (7.55%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Junior
6 4 (7.55%) Technology Manager
7 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) HTML
1 21 (39.62%) .NET
2 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET
3 9 (16.98%) WinForms
4 8 (15.09%) SOAP
5 7 (13.21%) CSS
5 7 (13.21%) NHibernate
5 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
5 7 (13.21%) WCF
5 7 (13.21%) jQuery
5 7 (13.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (13.21%) REST
5 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
6 5 (9.43%) JAX-WS
6 5 (9.43%) JDBC
6 5 (9.43%) Web Services
6 5 (9.43%) XML
6 5 (9.43%) XSD
6 5 (9.43%) WSDL
6 5 (9.43%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.43%) EFT
4 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.66%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.89%) Open Source
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Windows
2 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.66%) Linux
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.64%) Service Management
3 11 (20.75%) Scrum
4 8 (15.09%) Project Management
5 7 (13.21%) SOA
5 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2
5 7 (13.21%) E-business
5 7 (13.21%) MVC
5 7 (13.21%) MVVM
6 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (11.32%) ETL
7 5 (9.43%) OO
7 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.43%) OOD
7 5 (9.43%) TDD
7 5 (9.43%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (9.43%) Business Development
7 5 (9.43%) User Stories
8 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) SQL
2 19 (35.85%) C#
3 18 (33.96%) T-SQL
4 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
5 12 (22.64%) VBA
6 9 (16.98%) VB
6 9 (16.98%) VB.NET
6 9 (16.98%) VB6
7 5 (9.43%) Python
7 5 (9.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.55%) ISEB
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.66%) MCDST
3 3 (5.66%) MCTS
3 3 (5.66%) MCITP
3 3 (5.66%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) QA
2 5 (9.43%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.66%) MOM
2 3 (5.66%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) VMware
2 3 (5.66%) Veeam
2 3 (5.66%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (5.66%) TIBCO
2 3 (5.66%) Symantec
2 3 (5.66%) Ab Initio
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Medical care,
Posted: 8 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago