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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 14.13% 14.78% 19.78%
As % of the Vendors category 32.50% 27.42% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 10
Median salary £60,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.72% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £38,750 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £48,750 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
40 62 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 43.48% 53.91% 67.03%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 47
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (59.09%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
3 9 (40.91%) VMware
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco
4 8 (36.36%) LAN
4 8 (36.36%) WAN
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
5 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
5 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (27.27%) .NET
6 6 (27.27%) MS Office
6 6 (27.27%) Firewall
6 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (27.27%) vSphere
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (22.73%) SDLC
7 5 (22.73%) SAN
7 5 (22.73%) Internet
7 5 (22.73%) Linux
7 5 (22.73%) DNS
7 5 (22.73%) HP
7 5 (22.73%) DHCP
7 5 (22.73%) 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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (18.18%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.55%) Alfresco
5 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (27.27%) MS Office
3 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) OpenShift
3 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) LAN
1 8 (36.36%) WAN
2 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 5 (22.73%) DHCP
4 5 (22.73%) DNS
4 5 (22.73%) Internet
4 5 (22.73%) SAN
5 4 (18.18%) Ethernet
6 3 (13.64%) Wireshark
7 2 (9.09%) BGP
7 2 (9.09%) BIG-IP
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (9.09%) Network Security
7 2 (9.09%) OSPF
7 2 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (9.09%) tcpdump
7 2 (9.09%) VoIP
8 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Publishing
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Games
3 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Administrator
2 3 (13.64%) Head of Analysis
2 3 (13.64%) Head of Business Analysis
2 3 (13.64%) Head of Business Systems
2 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) IT Support
3 2 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Software Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.64%) IVR
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) CMDB
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) SUSE
6 2 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Unix
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (31.82%) Scrum
2 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (22.73%) SDLC
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 4 (18.18%) High Availability
3 4 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.64%) Line Management
4 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) Network Management
4 3 (13.64%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) UML
4 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCSE
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (27.27%) vSphere
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 4 (18.18%) XenApp
5 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco
3 5 (22.73%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) F5
6 1 (4.55%) CommVault
6 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Sun
6 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard